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New: Extension, Obituaries, Weekly Newsletters

New: Extension, Obituaries, Weekly Newsletters

Bernews is pleased to be launching a few new services; including a Chrome extension delivering the latest headlines directly in your browser, an obituaries section, and three weekly newsletters aimed at helping to you stay up-to-date on the latest in the world of business, sports, and entertainment.Chrome Extension Our new Chrome Extension allows... Read more of this article

Bermuda Regiment Recruits Hit Halfway Mark

Bermuda Regiment Recruits Hit Halfway Mark

The Royal Bermuda Regiment’s latest recruits got a break after completing their first week at Warwick Camp. The 60 recruits going through atwo-week training programme were given the day off to mark completion of the first part of training. Captain Shea-Tai Smith, second-in-command of this year’s Recruit Camp, said: “The week has gone pretty well.... Read more of this article

Minister Baron In Jamaica For Official Events

Minister Baron In Jamaica For Official Events

The Minister of National Security Jeff Baron, is currently in Jamaica representing Bermuda at a series of events in the region. Tomorrow, Saturday, January 21, Minister Baron will be attending the funeral of Hazel Dalley in Montego Bay. And on behalf of the Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] Minister Baron will deliver a tribute at the funeral honouring Ms.... Read more of this article

Get A Free Business Listing In Bernews App

Get A Free Business Listing In Bernews App

If you’re a business owner and one of your New Year’s resolutions is to better promote your product or service, don’t forget that we offer free business listings in the Bernews app, allowing our thousands of subscribers to have access to your business’ details no matter where they are.The Bernews App allows the public to keep... Read more of this article

Traffic Diversions On Friday: Regimental Funeral

Traffic Diversions On Friday: Regimental Funeral

The police have advised that traffic diversions and parking restrictions will be in effect for the Regimental funeral of Colour Sergeant Keith Whorms on Friday. A police spokesperson said, “The motoring public is advised that traffic diversions and parking restrictions will be in effect for the Regimental funeral of Colour Sergeant Keith Whorms... Read more of this article

PLP Express Condolences To Esdaille Family

PLP Express Condolences To Esdaille Family

Senator Renee Ming and the PLP have expressed their condolences to the family of the late Dorothy Esdaille. Ms. Esdaille was well known in St. George’s, and Sen. Ming recalls Ms. Esdaille being her Sunday School teacher at the St. George’s Salvation Army Church. “Ms. Esdaille was a God fearing lady, an inspiration to many, and always... Read more of this article

Two Families Receive Over $10,000 In Donations

Two Families Receive Over $10,000 In Donations

[Written by Don Burgess] The Cumbermack and Smith families were presented with cheques yesterday totaling more than $10,000.Both families have young children, and tragically had a parent die recently. Rosa’s and Chopstix Fusion teamed up with Gosling’s so that 100 per cent of the proceeds in the month of September for the sales of the cocktail ‘Purple... Read more of this article

New! Notification Centre In Bernews Mobile App

New! Notification Centre In Bernews Mobile App

The Bernews App has just gotten even easier to use with the addition of a new notification centre, combining all breaking news alerts in an easy-to-read format. With the ability to subscribe to the optional push notifications, you can receive breaking news alerts directly to your phone, with the new notification center allowing your phone or tablet... Read more of this article

‘Purple Promise’ Drink To Help Two Families

‘Purple Promise’ Drink To Help Two Families

[Written by Don Burgess] Two families with young children who lost a parent at a young age are getting help as school starts this month. Both the Cumbermack and Smith families will receive 100 per cent of the proceeds on the sale of the cocktail ‘Purple Promise’ at Rosa’s and Chopstix Fusion for the month of September. Patrina Cumbermack is the... Read more of this article

Dennis Brown: “A Tribute To Coach Speedy”

Dennis Brown: “A Tribute To Coach Speedy”

[Written by Dennis Brown] First of all, I am truly sorry for not being able to attend the home going service of our dear friend and colleague Jermaine “Speedy” Smith, as I am currently abroad with my family on a much needed vacation. When I received the news from Cal that Speedy had passed, I was on my daily stroll at Admiralty House with the dogs.... Read more of this article

Police: “Criminal Investigation Has Commenced”

Police: “Criminal Investigation Has Commenced”

[Updated with videos] The circumstances surrounding the collision that resulted in the death of Travis Lowe “are very suspicious and a criminal investigation has commenced,” the police said, adding that “there is evidence that Travis Lowe was being chased by another motorcyclist along Horseshoe Road and in his attempt to get away from... Read more of this article

Telegraph On “Beloved Figure” Johnny Barnes

Telegraph On “Beloved Figure” Johnny Barnes

The United Kingdom’s Telegraph has taken note of the passing of Johnny Barnes, calling him a “familiar and beloved figure” and quoting the Bermuda icon as saying simply “I enjoy making people happy.” The story said, “Johnny Barnes, who has died aged 93, was a familiar and beloved figure in Bermuda, where he was known... Read more of this article

Cricket Games Postponed Due To Funeral

Cricket Games Postponed Due To Funeral

The Bermuda Cricket Board has advised that due to the funeral of Fiqre Crockwell, all cricket games scheduled for this coming Sunday, 3rd July have been postponed to a later date, and said the dates of the games will be confirmed in due course.Mr Crockwell, a well known cricketer who represented Bermuda internationally and played in Cup Match, was... Read more of this article