Minister Signs Support For Bermuda’s Special Olympians

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Last month (October 6), Sports Ministers and representatives from sports Ministries across the Caribbean held a virtual forum to discuss solidifying their support for Special Olympic Athletes throughout the region. Following the forum, the Ministers and representat... Read more

Traffic Light Upgrades To Commence In The City Of Hamilton

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Next month the City of Hamilton will commence traffic light upgrades in the area of Church Street, Par-la-Ville Road, Bermudiana and Richmond Roads. Works will extend to the exit area of Par-la-Ville car park. There are no anticipated full road closures. Works inclu... Read more

Merriam-Webster Chooses Vaccine As The 2021 Word Of The Year

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Associated Press: NEW YORK — Merriam-Webster has declared vaccine as its 2021 word of the year. “This was a word that was extremely high in our data every single day in 2021,” Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster's editor-at-large, told The Associated Press ahead of Monday's announcement. “It ... Read more

Jamaica’s Health Ministry Launches ‘Good Ganja Sense’ Website

Health   |   

Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON - The Ministry of Health and Wellness has launched its 'Good Ganja Sense' website, which it says serves as a hub for accurate and scientific information on ganja, particularly within the Jamaican context. The website, goodganjasense.org, provides fact-based information ... Read more

BTA Welcomes Changes To Pre-Arrival & On-Island Testing Protocols

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Tourisma Authority (BTA) welcomed the first significant loosening of COVID-19 border protocols since the island reopened in July 2020. The Bermuda Government announced that they would be changing the pre-arrival test requirement to accept certified anti... Read more

Police Confirm 27-Year-Old Man Injured In Another Shooting Incident In Court St Area

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The Bermuda Police Service (BPS) today confirmed another shooting incident in the Court Street overnight that left a 27-year-old man in hospital with non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Police say the incident occurred around 1:15am when officers responded to reports of gunshots in the Dundonal Str... Read more

BWS Issues ‘Unsettled Weather’ Warning For Later Today

Environment   |   

News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Ministry of National Security is advising the public that the island will experience unsettled weather later today. The Bermuda Weather Service (BWS) notes that a Severe Weather Watch has been issued for this afternoon. According to the BWS, an active cold fron... Read more

Boy, 14, Charged With Murder Of Ava White In Liverpool

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PA Media Delaware County, Pennsylvania - A teenager has been charged with the murder of a 12-year-old girl in Liverpool city centre, police have said. Ava White had been in the city with friends on Thursday after the switching on of Christmas lights when she suffered “catastrophic injuries” in ... Read more

OBA: ‘Domestic Violence Is Destroying Our Families – We Have Children Living With Abuse  

Opinion   |   

The following Op-Ed was released on Sunday, November 28, 2021, by One Bermuda Alliance MP Susan Jackson...  During the most recent session in the House of Assembly, the day after the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, there was silence from our governmen... Read more

Reports Of Another Shooting Incident On Court Street Overnight

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Reports reaching Bermuda Real early this morning of another shooting incident on Court Street last night. No official word from the Bermuda Police Service as of 9am but pictures were posted on the local social media circuit overnight, showing the area in question cordoned off, and a crash helmet in ... Read more