Bermuda Real Year In Review: February 2019

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The month of February 2019 rolled in with the report of an armed robbery at Ice Queen in Paget, that saw one of the employees, a dear friend of mine injured when he was punched in the face and sustained a cut above his eye...The positive highlight - on February 8, 2019, the Commonwealth Secretariat ... Read more

BTA: Fresh Local Food is Focus of New Harvest Almanac

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda (January 3, 2020) — With the help of local farmers, fishermen and beekeepers, the Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) has created a Bermuda Food Harvest Almanac to debut this weekend at the Botanical Gardens Farmers’ Market. The pocket-sized guide is designed to conne... Read more

Low Flying Aircraft Part of Updating Bermuda’s Hydrographic Surveys

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In case you haven't noticed, that small aircraft flying at low levels around the island in recent weeks is part of a joint effort by the Bermuda Government and the UK Hydrographic Office - Overseas Territories Seabed Mapping Programme. In his role as Acting Minister of Public Works, Bermuda’s M... Read more

Lawyer ‘Categorically’ Denies Any Wrongdoing & Labels Police Probe as an ‘Absurd Witch-Hunt’rd witch-hunt’

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Lawyer Justin Williams has "categorically" denied any wrongdoing in what he described as "an absurd witch-hunt" by the Bermuda Police Service (BPS). Responding to the report that police were seeking his return to the island from the United States to be interviewed in an ongoing investigation, he ... Read more

Police: Two Teenagers 15 & 14 Arrested on New Year’s Eve

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Two teenagers — aged 15 and 14 — were arrested on New Year’s Eve after they were stopped by the police for riding a motorcycle "reported as having been taken without the owner’s consent". A police spokesperson said, "At 11:45 pm on Tuesday 31-Dec-2019, police officers were on duty when th... Read more

Jamaica: Fire Destroys MoBay’s Historic Richmond Hill Hotel

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[caption id="attachment_21501" align="alignleft" width="327"] Image by Janet Silvera[/caption] JAMAICA GLEANER – A late evening fire a day before New Year’s eve has destroyed a section of the historic Richmond Hill Hotel in Montego Bay, St James. The blaze has razed the original struc... Read more

QPR’s Nahki Wells Smashes Six Goals Past Cardiff City on New Year’s Day

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Bermuda's own Nahki Wells making big news headlines today after Queen's Park Rangers (QPR) "made the perfect start to 2020 by smashing six goals past Cardiff City at Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on New Year’s Day". QPR website reports Wells "broke the deadlock on nine minutes and two strikes... Read more

Bermuda Welcomes Two New Babies on New Year’s Day 2020

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Bermuda has welcomed its first two babies of 2020. The first baby born at 7:58am was a girl weighing 7lb 2oz. A spokesperson for the Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) said the family requested not to be named. The second baby, Nia Elizabella Taylor, was born at 12:06pm weighing 4lb 1oz, to pare... Read more

Police: Man, 70, Found Unconscious Listed in Critical Condition in ICU

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Police are today appealing for witnesses to an incident outside the Washing Mall on New Year's Day, that left a 70-year-old man in the hospital's Intensive Care Unit. Police say he was found unconscious following "an altercation with another male who allegedly struck him in the face". A spokes... Read more