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Clarien Bank Launch Annual Holiday GiveBack

Clarien Bank Launch Annual Holiday GiveBack

Clarien Bank today [Nov 24] launched its eighth annual Holiday GiveBack programme, a donation initiative which encourages Clarien employees, customers and the entire community to collaboratively provide assistance to local charitable efforts during the season of giving. The programme will again benefit Meals on Wheels, with the goal of providing important... Read more of this article

YAO Fall Ball Baseball League Weekend Results

YAO Fall Ball Baseball League Weekend Results

The Blue Jays have taken a 3 – 2 lead in the YAO Fall Ball Season Series after recording a 11 – 7 win over Big Red this past weekend. Caleb Ingham racked up two RBIs on two hits for Big Red. He homered in the second inning and singled in the fourth inning. Sam Resnik put together a nice outing. Sam held the Blue Jays hitless over two innings, allowed... Read more of this article

Ball Hockey: North Stars, Flames, Seals Win

Ball Hockey: North Stars, Flames, Seals Win

The Bermuda Ball Hockey Season resumed with a triple header at the PCC Hockey Rink, with a total of 29 goals scored. In the opener the Minnesota North Stars defeated the Quebec Nordiques 9 – 5. The Minnesota North Stars got 5 goals from Cory Caouette, 2 goals from Nathan Kowalski and single goals from Shannon Goose and Evan Gernant. JM Tremblay scored... Read more of this article

Photos: PLP 47th Annual Delegates Banquet

Photos: PLP 47th Annual Delegates Banquet

The Progressive Labour Party held their 47th Annual Delegates Banquet at the Fairmont Southampton on Saturday evening [Nov 22], with the keynote address delivered by guest speaker Frederick Morton Jr., the founder and CEO of Tempo Networks.The ‘whos-who’ of the PLP were in attendance, including Opposition Leader Marc Bean, Deputy Leader... Read more of this article

RenRe To Acquire Platinum For $1.9 Billion

RenRe To Acquire Platinum For $1.9 Billion

RenaissanceRe Holdings and Platinum Underwriters Holdings confirmed that RenaissanceRe will acquire Platinum in a deal worth approximately $1.9 billion, with the transaction expected to close in the first half of 2015. The aggregate consideration for the transaction between the two Bermuda-based re/insurers will consist of 7.5 million RenaissanceRe... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Gas Turkey Cooking

Photos & Video: Bermuda Gas Turkey Cooking

In advance of the holiday season, Bermuda Gas held a turkey cooking demonstration on Thursday evening [Nov 20] at their Serpentine Road showroom.The event featured Chef Charles Henry and amateur chef Charles Tatum both demonstrating a turkey cooking method, with Chef Henry preparing a special Jerk Spiced turkey, while Mr. Tatum demonstrated how to... Read more of this article

Results: Day #1 Squash Club Championships

Results: Day #1 Squash Club Championships

The Bermuda Squash Racquets Association’s 2014 BCS-IBM Club Championships got underway this weekend with games in the Men’s Open, Men’s Veteran, Ladies Open and Ladies Veteran Divisions. The match of the day was the Men’s Veteran’s match where Mark Zuill defeated Jeffrey Ingelman in a five set battle 4-11, 11-2, 11-7, 4-11, 12-10. In the Men’s... Read more of this article

BNAA Astwood Park Cross Country Results

BNAA Astwood Park Cross Country Results

The Bermuda National Athletics Association’s Cross Country Season continued with a race at Astwood Park on Saturday morning [Nov 22]. Omari Hart won the Men’s Masters race crossing the line in a time of 16:20, while Wenworth Tucker finishing second with a time of 21:21 and Twilton Hardtman finished third clocking a time of 22:09. Dengie Fisher crossed... Read more of this article

Powerboat Association Elects New Committee

Powerboat Association Elects New Committee

The Bermuda Powerboat Association recently held their Annual General Meeting, voting in their first female in 25 years to hold the Vice Commodore Position, with Kim McCallan elected to the post. Henry Talbot was voted in as the Commodore, with Paul Wellman voted as the Rear Commodore. The Bermuda Powerboat Association Committee:Commodore:- Henry Talbot Vice... Read more of this article

Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links & More

Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links & More

This past weekend saw Nikki Bascome win his professional boxing debut in Bermuda while Teresa Perozzi was defeated, a tribute concert held in memory of Dr Neil Burnie, the Homegrown craft show, the MSA fair, the PLP Annual Banquet, another report suggesting Bermuda will get the America’s Cup, the debate over the airport redevelopment project continue... Read more of this article