Police: Man In Custody Following Murder Of Off-Duty Prison Officer Daemon Bell, 49

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A 46-year-old man is in police custody tonight at the start of yet another murder investigation, that claimed the life of an off-duty prison officer. Daemon Bell, 49, of Hamilton Parish, tragically lost his life after he tried to break up a fight between two men involved in an altercation near Sh... Read more

Bermudian Employees Being Laid Off ‘At A Rate Disproportionate To Work Permit Holders’

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The Minister of Labour, Jason Hayward, held a news conference this morning (Feb 3) to address a number of concerns reported to his Ministry "from employees and members of the public about mandatory vaccinations within the workplace and the perceived treatment of Bermudian employees as it pertains to... Read more

Bolt Donates $1.5M To Boost Track And Field Programme Of Alma Mater

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Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON - The track and field programme at the William Knibb Memorial High School in Trelawny has been given a much-needed boost with the institution receiving $1.5 million from triple world record holder Usain Bolt. Bolt, who is a former student at the school, said that givin... Read more

Apex Group Appoints Bermuda Lead

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News Release: Global, February 03, 2022 — Apex Group Ltd. (“Apex” or “The Group”), a global financial services provider, today announces that it has appointed Keith Mahon as Managing Director, Bermuda. Established in 2003, Bermuda was the location of Apex’s first office. Since then, ... Read more

Another Massive Storm Brewing, This One A 2,000-Mile-Long Monster That Could Hit Rockies, South, New England

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New York Daily News: By Theresa Braine - A massive storm forming over the central US could stretch from the Rockies to northern Texas to upper New England, according to predictions. Stretching more than 2,000 miles, the storm puts more than 85 million people under winter weather alerts in 21 stat... Read more

Bermuda Taxi Association Names New Executive Members 

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Bermuda Taxi Owners & Operators Association held a members meeting on Tuesday, January 25. During this meeting, the following were elected to the Executive, as per the BTOA Constitution: Owner Representative – Mr. Leo SimmonsOwner Representative – ... Read more

COVID Lockdowns Had ‘Little To No Effect’ On Pandemic Death Rate, Study Says

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Jamaica Observer: LONDON – A new study has warned that lockdowns aimed at curtailing the spread of COVID-19 in the United States, United Kingdom and other European nations had 'little to no' effect on deaths by the virus but "enormous economic and social costs". Against this background, the eco... Read more

OBA MP Scott Pearman: ‘Casting Calls & Silver Linings’

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The following Op-Ed was released today (Feb 2) by One Bermuda Alliance MP Scott Pearman, the Shadow Minister for Legal and Home Affairs... Do you remember ‘A Chorus Line’?   Professor Google says it was once the longest running show on Broadway.  But Bermudians are more likely t... Read more

Video Launch: Bermuda Real One On One With Former Premier Dr Ewart Brown

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Recorded Monday, January 24, 2022 & launched on Cable Channel 82 at 7pm Bermuda Time one week later tonight (Jan 31). https://youtu.be/9BaPyGNZ8So https://youtu.be/Jsiw5O3jpqU