BPS: New Year’s Holiday Policing With Curfew Still In Effect

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - With the Christmas holiday weekend marred by the shooting of a man on Court Street, in which, thankfully, there was no loss of life or serious injury, the Bermuda Police Service (BPS) is now shifting focus to the upcoming New Year’s holiday weekend, planning polic... Read more

America’s Cup: Boats Capable Of Reaching 100kMH, Says Team New Zealand Ace

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[caption id="attachment_36720" align="alignleft" width="438"] Photo: Fiona Goodall/GETTY IMAGES[/caption] America's Cup Website: Duncan Johnstone, December 30, 2020 - Team New Zealand's Te Rehutai shows off its remarkable speed in full flight during the recent world series regatta. Ameri... Read more

COVID-19: Returning Passengers Without A Pre-Arrival Test Must Wear & Pay $300 Fee For Monitoring Bracelet

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Air travellers returning to Bermuda "without a pre-arrival test" were put on notice this week that they "will now have to wear an electronic monitoring bracelet and pay a $300 fee", as the number of active cases of COVID-19 continue to rise. According to the latest figures, there were 14 new posi... Read more

Police: Crime Stoppers Offers $5,000 Reward For Recovery Of Firearms Following Latest Shooting

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It was not the first shooting on Court Street just a few blocks away from the Hamilton Police Station and unfortunately it won't be the last either but the Bermuda Police Service "is taking robust steps to step up policing" following the latest shooting incident. Only this time there is a $5,000 re... Read more

AXA XL Contributes More Than $1 Million To Local Charities Impacted By COVID Pandemic

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - AXA XL has provided more than $1 million dollars to local non-profit organizations in Bermuda dealing with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds distributed throughout this year include $50,000 toward the purchase of ventilators and other requir... Read more

Bermuda’s Gombey Troupes Cleared To Perform On New Year’s Day With COVID Restrictions

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Bermuda's Gombeys were given the go ahead to perform across the island on New Year's Day - but not without COVID-19 restrictions. According to the announcement made last night, the island's Gombey troupes will not stage "large performances in public places" and there will be no marches on the roa... Read more

RBR: Two Soldiers ‘Awarded Commander-In-Chief Commendations For Bravery’

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[caption id="attachment_36679" align="alignleft" width="485"] Cpl Nathan Frick[/caption] News Release: WARWICK CAMP, Bermuda - Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers have been awarded Commander-in-Chief Commendations for bravery. Sergeant Damir Armstrong was honoured for his leadership an... Read more

Police Investigate Another Shooting Incident, Man 26, Sustains Non-Life Threatening Wound

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A 26-year-old man sustained "a non-life threatening gunshot wound last night (Dec 28) when police were called out respond to reports of multiple shots being fired in the area of Elliot and Court Streets in Pembroke. Police say the incident occurred just before 9pm. The victim was rushed to hospit... Read more

Take Five Partners With SDA Church To Donate 500 Meals ‘To Struggling Families’ On Christmas Eve

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As an act of kindness during this festive season, Take Five Limited donated 500 meals to families across the island on Christmas Eve this year. "Take Five Ltd incorporates the Buzz Group, Village Pantry Restaurant, Devil’s Isle Restaurant, Take Five Catering and Devil’s Isle Coffee Company," ... Read more

Trump Threatens To Torpedo COVID Relief With New Demands

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[caption id="attachment_36660" align="alignleft" width="447"] Photo: In this May 3, 2020, file photo President Donald Trump waits for a segment to start during a Fox News virtual town hall from the Lincoln Memorial in Washington - AP Photo/Evan Vucci[/caption] Associated Press: WASHINGTON AP — ... Read more