Diversity & Inclusion Work at Saltus

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, Monday, January 20, 2020 We were delighted to welcome Dr Vernée Butterfield back to Saltus at the beginning of 2020. Dr Butterfield, who is Bermudian and currently living abroad has previously visited Saltus as guest speaker at our Founder’s Day (May 2019),... Read more

Project Action Announces New Director Mrs Penny Terceira, JP

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News Release: St George's, Bermuda - Project Action announced the appointment of Mrs Penny Terceira, JP, as a new member of the local charity's Board of Directors. Mrs Terceira, originally from Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada, came to live in Southampton, Bermuda in 1966 as the wife of the Late Berm... Read more

BELCO Festival of Lights Raises $21,373.00 for WindReach Bermuda

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, January 16, 2020 - Festival of Lights, powered by The Bermuda Electric Light Company Ltd (BELCO), and supported by the Department of Parks, raised $21,373.00 for WindReach this holiday season. Thousands of people visited the Botanical Gardens to experience the p... Read more

DPT: More Than a Few Bus Cancellations For Tuesday Morning Commuters

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More than a few bus cancellations announced by the Department of Public Transportation as of 5am this morning. Early morning commuters were advised that some routes would be affected as early as 7am to mid-morning. Route From To Destination Time 8 Dockyard To Cedarbridge Acad ... Read more

Heron Bay Primary Wins $2,500 in Wedco Festival of Trees Competition

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News Release: Dockyard, Bermuda - Students who decorated a Christmas tree at Dockyard helped Heron Bay Primary School win $2,500. The school received the most votes in the Festival of Trees competition organised by the West End Development Corporation at the Royal Naval Dockyard. Ten schools ... Read more

Church Offering Free Christmas Lunch For Ninth Consecutive Year

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Organisers of the annual Christmas luncheon held for the ninth consecutive year this year, will be serving a free Christmas meal with all the trimmings, starting at 12 noon today Hamilton Seventh-day Adventist Church on King Street. A spokesperson said: “While going without basic necessities su... Read more

Premier & Minister Share Holiday Festivities With Foster Families

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Recently, the Premier, David Burt hosted the Annual Foster Children’s Christmas Party with support from the Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Senator, Kathy Lynn Simmons and members of Cabinet Office staff. Bermuda’s foster youth and their parent... Read more

Public Works: Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule Changes

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Residents are advised to take note of changes in the garbage collection schedule due to the Christmas and New Year's Day holidays. Garbage normally collected on Wednesday will be collected two days later next Friday. Trash collected on Thursday and Friday will be collected on Saturday. The ... Read more

Wedco: Holiday Opening Hours at Dockyard

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News Release: Dockyard, Bermuda - The West End Development Corporation is today advising of its holiday office hours and the opening times for the Clocktower Mall. The times for WEDCO are as follow: Monday, December 23, 2019 – Normal Business Day (8:30am to 4pm) Tuesday, December 24,... Read more

AXA End-to-End Charities Announced

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The four local charities to benefit from the proceeds of the next AXA End-to-End event in 2020 were announced this week. Organisers say the Bermuda Zoological Society, Vision Bermuda, the Garden Club of Bermuda and the Family Centre made the final cut from dozens of applications. Anne Mello, t... Read more