Bermuda Seals 2-0 Maiden Victory Against Nicaragua in Concacaf Gold Cup

Sports   |   

Bermuda's Gombey Warriors pulled off an historic maiden win defeating Nicaragua 2-0 in the Concacaf Gold Cup at Red Bull Stadium in New Jersey, with goals from Lejaun Simmons and Nahki Wells. When it was all said and done, Bermuda placed third in Group B, in front of a number of local fans who at... Read more

Police Confirm Off Duty Constable Seriously Hurt in Motorcycle Crash

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The Bermuda Police Service (BPS) has confirmed that an off duty constable was the 22-year-old the man who sustained serious injuries in a single vehicle motorcycle crash early Sunday morning (June 23) on Crow Lane in Pembroke. The accident occurred around 2:45am, "while he was riding his private ... Read more

Another Police Motorcyclist Collides With a Car in Smith’s Parish – No Serious Injuries

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Another police motorcyclist was involved in a road traffic accident this morning, this time it was a collision with a car on North Shore Road in Smith's Parish. A spokesman said the accident occurred around 7:25am (June 24th) in the vicinity of Penhurst Park. "Details are limited at this time. How... Read more

National Security: Westgate Correctional Facility Kitchen Closed For Repairs

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The Ministry of National Security has confirmed that the kitchen at Westgate Correctional Facility was closed late on Friday (June 21), "due to a collapsed ceiling resulting from a ruptured water pipe". In a statement released on Sunday night, a spokesman said: "The Department of Works and Engineer... Read more

Forum: How to Respond to & Report Inappropriate Personal Interactions

Community   |   

News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, Sunday, June 23, 2019 - The Bermuda Police Service in collaboration with St George’s stakeholders will be conducting a ‘Stranger Danger’ presentation – to raise awareness about how to respond to and report inappropriate personal interactions – for youth an... Read more

Department of Health Primary 1 Readiness Screening Advisory

Health   |   

News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Department of Health is advising that primary 1 readiness screening will be held from July 3 – 17, 2019, at the Cedarbridge Academy library. There will be three components to this year’s screening, Speech and Language (S&L), Occupational Therapy (OT) ... Read more

Another Young Male Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Early Morning Crash in Hamilton

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Another young male motorist is in the hospital's Intensive Care Unit today, following an early morning single vehicle accident around 2:45am this morning (Sunday, June 23rd). A spokesman said: "Details are still emerging. However, it appears that the 22 year old male motorcyclist involved was trave... Read more

‘To Add Insult to Injury, Students Will be Required to Wear Uniforms During Summer Holiday’

Opinion   |   

The following article was submitted by Dr Muriel Wade-Smith, PhD this morning, Sunday, June 23, 2019 Greetings Parents, Teachers, Students and all who support a fair, just and equitable system of education for the Public School System. Hilliard concludes: When children don’t learn, syst... Read more

Small Businesses Top List of Non-Compliant Employers Not Paying Insurance For Employees

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Small businesses top the list of ten employers who failed to provide the Bermuda Health Council with the "evidence requested as proof that the employer had effected or continued in force a contract of health insurance" for their employees. Ten businesses were named in the 2018 Employers' Complian... Read more

Court of Appeal Upholds Ban on Pettingill & Greening – No Word Yet on What’s Next

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No word yet on what's next, now that the Court of Appeal has upheld the ban preventing lawyer Mark Pettingill from representing the patients of former Premier Dr Ewart Brown whose medical records were seized by police. Mr Pettingill and Chancery Legal colleague, Victoria Greening, were ordered of... Read more