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Old Schoolmate Assists In Burch’s Rehabilitation

Old Schoolmate Assists In Burch’s Rehabilitation

In March of this year Olympic swimmer Roy-Allan Burch suffered one of the worst injuries any athlete could sustain. It was a typical Friday morning, warming up for training, when both of Burch’s patella tendons ruptured leaving him in severe pain. He is now nearly six months post surgery and has had a smooth recovery despite all that could go wrong.... Read more of this article

Court Rules: Michael Dunkley vs Marc Bean Case

Court Rules: Michael Dunkley vs Marc Bean Case

The Court of Appeal has ruled on the Michael Dunkley vs Marc Bean libel case, saying “there was no factual basis on which to found a defence of fair comment.” In 2013, Michael Dunkley, who was then the Deputy Premier, launched legal action against Opposition Leader Marc Bean over comments made on the social network Facebook, with the comments... Read more of this article

Argo Re Summer Series Triathlon Results

Argo Re Summer Series Triathlon Results

The Argo Re Summer Super Sprint Series continued at the Clearwater beach in hot and dry conditions. Nick Pilgrim took top spot crossing the line in a time of 26.37, with Ben Lau finishing second clocking a time of 27.33 and Gerhard Boonstra finished in third clocking 27.41, edging out Otis Ingham in fourth who crossed in 27.48 and Brian Lynch was fifth... Read more of this article

“Understanding Your Insurance Coverage”

“Understanding Your Insurance Coverage”

In partnership with the Health Insurance Department and MoonGate Insurance, Age Concern Bermuda is hosting “Understanding Your Insurance Coverage”, an information session for Age Concern members on Tuesday, September 1, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm at Charities House, 25 Point Finger Road, Paget. “The session will include information on... Read more of this article

Police & BAMZ Attend Report Of “Wild Animal”

Police & BAMZ Attend Report Of “Wild Animal”

[Updated with video. Police, BAMZ and Parks Dept officials attended the Cooper’s Island area after they received a report of what they termed a “large” and “wild animal,” which is now believed to have been a feral cat from St David’s] The police are on scene at the Cooper’s Island area in St David’s this... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug. 28 2015

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug. 28 2015

Today [Aug 28] saw the close of the BSX’s week finish with 4,850 shares traded on the day, valued at $19,818.00 BD. 2,750 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 5.3% at $1.79 per share, while 1,500 shares were traded by Devonshire Industries Ltd, closing down 49.8% at $3.01. 100 shares were traded by Argus Group Holdings... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 29

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 29

Saturday, August 29 is expected to be mainly sunny, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 26°C/79°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be WNW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 76%. Sunrise will be at 6.51am and sunset will be at 7.47pm. High tide will be at 8.35am and 9.03pm, while low tide will... Read more of this article

Finance Minister Comments On Tax Haven List

Finance Minister Comments On Tax Haven List

The Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Bob Richards today [Aug 28] commented on a report that Bermuda has been named to a new tax haven list drawn up by the District of Columbia in the US. While such changes would first have to be reviewed by the US Congress before becoming law, the Minister stated, “As we recently told the European Commission,... Read more of this article

Weekes Promoted To Assistant Commissioner

Weekes Promoted To Assistant Commissioner

Superintendent Martin Weekes promoted to the rank of Assistant Commissioner, the Bermuda Police Service announced today. “Following the recommendation of the Public Service Commission and the approval of His Excellency the Governor, the Commissioner of Police is pleased to announce the promotion of Superintendent Martin Weekes to the rank of Assistant... Read more of this article

Artemis Racing Wipe Out In Warmup In Sweden

Artemis Racing Wipe Out In Warmup In Sweden

Artemis Racing was pushing hard to put on a show for its home fans in Gothenburg, Sweden on the official practice day Friday. Unfortunately, that extra push led to a capsize, meaning the team missed out on the two practice races. “That’s what these boats are like,” said skipper Nathan Outteridge. “We’re all out there pushing... Read more of this article

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