Clarence Hill Presented With $10,000 ‘In Honour of His International Achievements in Boxing’

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Bermuda's only Olympic Bronze medalist was presented with a $10,000 cheque "in honour of his international achievements in boxing" at the recent celebration of the late Sammy Wilson and Clarence Hill. Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports, Lovitta Foggo told MPs on Friday that the pres... Read more

TNN: BPS Investigates Alleged Sexual Assault on Male Police Officer

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The Bermuda Police Service has confirmed the report released by TNN today on an alleged sexual assault of a male officer, reportedly by two of his male colleagues. According TNN: "Two foreign male police officers were dismissed from duty of the BPS for attempting to rape or serious sexually assau... Read more

People Flee London Bridge as ‘Gun Shots Are Fired’

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[caption id="attachment_20389" align="alignleft" width="372"] Image: Timothy Johnson[/caption] Armed police stormed London Bridge today as the emergency services were called amid reports of shots being fired. A Metropolitan Police spokesman told Mail Online: "We are currently dealing with an incid... Read more

Friends And Family Visit Bermuda For 90th Birthday Celebrations

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Minister of Tourism and Transport, Zane DeSilva, attended Pompano Beach Club  on Thursday and met with Mr Murray McEwen, a guest at the property, who was visiting Bermuda to enjoy his 90th Birthday Celebrations. Mr McEwen, a lifetime visitor to Bermuda, was accomp... Read more

Department of Health Issues Romaine Lettuce Advisory  

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Department of Health is advising members of the public who have recently purchased romaine lettuce originating from the Salinas, California area to discard it immediately. This follows warnings this week from the FDA and CDC over an E. coli outbreak in romain... Read more

Mirror Online: Unai Emery Sacked by Arsenal After Worst Run of Results For 27 Years

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[caption id="attachment_20372" align="alignleft" width="425"] Unai Emery looks dejected (Image: REUTERS)[/caption] They call themselves 'Gunners' but in the real scheme of things - Arsenal have sacked manager Unai Emery after a woeful start to the season with the club languishing in eighth in the P... Read more

BTA: Bermuda’s Clipper Race Ambassador Crew Toughing Out Training in UK

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda (November 28, 2019) — Bermuda’s two "ambassador crew" recruits for the Clipper 2019–20 Round the World Yacht Race have successfully made it through the halfway point, passing the first two levels of intensive training over recent weeks in the United Kingdom. C... Read more

Two People Rushed to Hospital Suffering From Smoke Inhalation After Shed Fire in Sandys

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Two people were rushed to the hospital's Emergency Department today after a shed caught fire in Sandys. Firefighters arrived at the scene of a single-storey wooden structure on Woodlawn Road around 8:20am, to find the shed engulfed in flames. Three fire vehicles and six firefighters tackled th... Read more

Police: Upcoming Road Sobriety Checkpoints in Seven Parishes

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The Bermuda Police Service put Bermuda's motoring public on notice today that the next round of roadside sobriety checkpoints starts up again on Friday, December 6. As specified in the Official Gazette Notice published on Wednesday, November 27, the checkpoints will be in effect in Hamilton Parish,... Read more

Police: 71-Year-Old Man Released on Police Bail For Theft From Motorcycle

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The 71-year-old man arrested in connection with the theft of a smartphone from a motorcycle storage box – while the motorcycle was left parked and unattended on Front Street in the City of Hamilton, has been released on police bail. Police say the incident occurred near Burnaby Street around 12:4... Read more