Continental Society Award Three Scholarships Out of 145 Applicants

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The Continental Society of Bermuda has awarded bursaries to three students in need of financial assistance for university. The recipients are Krishun Douglas-Henry, Tae-Eja Bean and Kayjuna Lema. Mr Douglas-Henry won the top prize and received a $6,000 bursary. Ms Bean was the second place win... Read more

Acting Premier on Labour Day: ‘Antiquated & Unjust Laws Are Set to Change’

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After 14 months in government, Acting Premier & Minister of Public Works, Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch said the new administration has "taken stock of this community", but now it's time to "double" their "efforts in working" for the people.   In his Labour Day address on Union Square on... Read more

Tropical Storm Florence Not a Threat to Bermuda

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Tropical Storm Florence had winds up to 60 mph on Sunday morning but was not expected to become a hurricane, while gradually gaining strength in the eastern Atlantic. According to the National Hurricane Center, as of 4am Florence was located about 480 miles west-northwest of the Cabo Verde Island... Read more

BTUC President Jason Hayward on ‘The Story of Labour Day’

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If you have not yet read the book ‘Labour on the March: The Story of Labour Day’, you are depriving yourself insight into an important time of Bermuda’s labour history.   Written by Leleath Bailey, a former President of the Bermuda Public Services Association, and Alvin W... Read more