Public Works Notice Of Lane Closure On Middle Road West Of Burnt House Hill Until End Of The Year

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform the motoring public that BELCO’s trench work will be crossing over to the west of Burnt House Hill & Middle Road junction and continue west towards Camp Hill. These works will require a one lane closure only. Th... Read more

Jewel Submits Application To Set Up A Full Service Digital Bank In Bermuda

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The Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) has received the island's first formal bid to set up a full service digital bank. A statement on the application submitted by Jewel, said: "Jewel, a proposed bank serving digital asset businesses and institutions globally from Bermuda, has submitted its formal ba... Read more

June 2021 Retail Sales Index: 12 Consecutive Months Of Growth

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Today, the Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert released the June 2021 Retail Sales report. In June, the overall volume of local retail sales increased by 5.9% year-over-year. In value terms, retail sales rose 8.1 percent to an estimated $105 million. Jun... Read more

Sims, Smith, DeSilva & Palanyandi Qualify For The Butterfield Bermuda Championship

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News Release: SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda – Four Bermudians have secured their spot in the 2021 Butterfield Bermuda Championship field as the 36-hole local qualifier concluded today at Port Royal Golf Course. Brian Morris, announced earlier this week as a sponsor exemption, joined for the final rou... Read more

Bermuda Records Another Three COVID-Related Deaths, Total Now 95 But New Cases Fall

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Bermuda sadly recorded another three COVID related deaths, taking the island's death toll to 95. While extending condolences to the families and friends of their loved ones, Health Minister Kim Wilson said the number of active cases were down to 437 from 658. "Sadly, since our last update, Bermuda e... Read more

Norway Bow-And-Arrow Suspect Was Flagged For Radicalization

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[caption id="attachment_49473" align="alignleft" width="434"] An arrow left in a wall after an attack in Kongsberg, Norway, Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 - Hakon Mosvold Larsen/NTB Scanpix via AP[/caption] Associated Press: KONGSBERG, Norway — A Danish man suspected of a bow-and-arrow attack on a small... Read more

British Football Coach Sentenced To 25 Years’ Jail In Dubai Over CBD Vape Liquid

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The GUARDIAN: LONDON, England, By Rachel Hall - A British football coach has been sentenced to 25 years in jail in Dubai after police discovered four bottles of vape liquid containing CBD in the boot of his car. Billy Hood, 24, from Kensington, was sentenced for trafficking, selling and possessing... Read more

NVCC Offering Botvin LifeSkills Programme With PRIDE Bermuda

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Bermuda's youth football and netball student athletes are being offered the Botvin LifeSkills programme organised by the North Village Community Club (NVCC), in collaboration with PRIDE Bermuda. A spokesperson said: "When we think of North Village Community Club, we typically think of various sporti... Read more

Boy, 13, Shoots & Wounds Snapchat Rival In Bronx Playground – Mom Turns Suspect In

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN - A 13-year-old boy wanted for shooting a rival his same age over a Snapchat feud was arrested after his mother saw a wanted poster and hauled him into a Bronx NYPD stationhouse, police said Wednesday. The two boys had been sparring in messages to each other on the... Read more

Commissioner Of Corrections Job Advertised Nearly Four Years Later

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Nearly four years after he was seconded to the National Anti-Money Laundering Committee as Project Manager, the post held by Lieutenant Colonel Lamb as the Commissioner of Corrections has been advertised. The role was filled three and a half years ago in an acting capacity following Colonel Lamb's d... Read more