BHB Vaccination Clinic Fund Receives $100,000 Donation From The Green Family

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New Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – The Green family have made a donation of $100,000 to support Bermuda Hospitals Board’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic. This donation comes following the Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Foundation’s recent appeal for donations  to help cover a balance of funds neede... Read more

COVID-19: No Word Yet On Purvis Primary Students But All Whitney Middle School Students Tested Negative

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All students at Whitney Institute Middle School “were tested and all results came back negative,” Premier David Burt said. Last night, Premier David Burt tweeted, “There is a lot going on in Bermuda, especially with the coronavirus. Most of the news recently is negative, but there is some p... Read more

Coralisle Group Provides Additional Support In Light Of Pandemic Pressures

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - One development during the COVID-19 pandemic has been the growing number of people seeking help for their mental well-being. From a survey completed in 2019 versus a survey in August 2020, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that symptoms of a... Read more

JAMAICA: Children Piling On The Pounds Since Pandemic

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[caption id="attachment_38424" align="alignleft" width="320"] Dr Curtis Pryce, Paediatrician[/caption] Jamaica Observer: KINGSTON, JA - TWO health professionals have confirmed that since the pandemic they have noticed an increase in children with obesity and complications related to obesity. ... Read more

Christopher Plummer, Veteran Actor Who Starred In ‘The Sound of Music’, Dead At 91

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, NY - Christopher Plummer, the dapper classical actor who starred in “The Sound of Music,” Shakespeare revivals on Broadway and most recently “Knives Out,” has died at age 91. The Canadian-born Oscar winner died early Friday at his home in Connecticut with h... Read more

Minister Peets Extends Condolences To Family Of Stan ‘Lord Necktie’ Seymour

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - “Stan Seymour was a true cultural and tourism ambassador for Bermuda, and he will be truly missed,” said the Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr Ernest Peets JP, following this week's passing of Stan “Lord Necktie” Seymour. The Minister continued: ... Read more

COVID-19 Policy Descends Into Shambles As No 10 Changes Line On Vaccine Plan Twice In Minutes

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MIRROR Online: LONDON, England - Government plans for COVID-19 vaccinations have descended into chaos after Number 10 scrapped then reinstated plans within a matter of minutes. Yesterday, Number 10 said the aim was to give jabs to all vulnerable groups by "spring" - but refu... Read more

Florida School Children Could Be Made To Repeat A Year To Make Up For Lost Learning Caused By COVID

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Daily Mail Online: LONDON, England - Florida is considering a bill to allow parents to have their children repeat a year of school to make up for lost learning during the pandemic. Remote leaning introduced last spring and frequent quarantining restrictions at many schools across the state has... Read more

Two Warnings Posted For The Local Area – A Small Craft Warning With More Gale Force Winds

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Forecasters at the Bermuda Weather Service (BWS) have posted two warnings this morning for gale force winds and a small craft warning that will remain in effect until Friday morning, as more showers approach the local area. According to the latest update posted at 5:30am: "A deepening low pressur... Read more

People In Martinique Hit The Streets To Demand Canival

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Barbados Today/St Lucia Times: Hundreds took part.The group, accompanied by music, strolled through the streets of the Martinique capital, Fort de France. They stopped at the official residence of the Prefect for while. But no one was at the residence at the time. Martinique 1 Ere quoted one o... Read more