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16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

On Friday, Premier David Burt presented a $2,500 cheque to 16-year-old student Kairo Morton to attend an invitation only 4 week summer internship at Yale University with the ROSE group. Kairo will be working on an Artificial Intelligence PhD project administered by Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Ruzica Piskac and will run from 22 July to 16... Read more of this article

Swimmers Heading To World Championships

Swimmers Heading To World Championships

Jesse Washington, Madelyn Moore and Elan Daley and National Swimming Cach Ben Smith departed Bermuda to travel to the FINA World Championships in South Korea. “The World Championships is all about the experience and learning from that experience,” Coach Smith said. “It will be a few nerves, but I think they will be ok with the targets set. The... Read more of this article

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Bermuda’s Rockal Evans sailed to victory in the 2019 International Finn Qld Championship Regatta in Australia. Evans won the seven race series with 12 net points, with the Bermudian sailor dominating the Regatta; he never finishing outside the top four and recorded three wins and three third place finishes. The event saw entries from Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Launch Of Black Pony Gallery On Artsy

Launch Of Black Pony Gallery On Artsy

Former executive director of Bermuda National Gallery, now independent Curator & Consultant, Lisa Howie announced the launch of Black Pony Gallery on Artsy. Artsy.net is an online, free-access platform that showcases art galleries, art fairs and auctions from around the world; a virtual marketplace that connects to millions of global art collectors. Ms... Read more of this article

Video: July 16th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: July 16th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Minister Burch on benefits of ‘paperless’ office, Bermuda debate team makes finals in Europe, 58-year-old man stable in ICU after collision, police appeal for help locating 15-year-old Brittonie Taylor, 32-year-old arrested for ‘assault on police’, almost $5M spent on investigation into Dr Ewart Brown, cricketer Delray Rawlins scores century... Read more of this article

Ball Hockey: London Knights Defeat Rangers

Ball Hockey: London Knights Defeat Rangers

Only one game took place in the Bermuda Inline Ball Hockey League, inside the PCC Hockey Rink, the game needed overtime to produce a winner, with the London Knights defeating the Gloucester Rangers by a score of 6-5. The London Knights came from 4 – 2 down to the Gloucester Rangers after 2 periods to level the score at 5 – 5 at the end of regulation,... Read more of this article

Senate: Order Of Business For July 17th

Senate: Order Of Business For July 17th

The Senate is scheduled to be in session on Wednesday [July 17] and Bills on the Order Paper include the Medical Practitioners Amendment Act 2019, Health Insurance Amendment [No. 2] Act 2019, Public Access to Information Amendment Act 2019, and the Superyachts and Other Vessels [Miscellaneous] Act 2019. The Order of Business follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article

Skyport To Hold Briefing Session On Artist RFP

Skyport To Hold Briefing Session On Artist RFP

Skyport and Aecon Airport will be holding a briefing session on Thursday, July 18 for artists interested in displaying artwork in the new passenger terminal building. The session will be held at Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] in City Hall at 12noon. During the session, organisers will go into further detail of the Public Art Request for Proposal [RFP],... Read more of this article

ICA To Host ‘Hot Topic’ Event On July 24

ICA To Host ‘Hot Topic’ Event On July 24

The International Compliance Association [ICA] will host a ‘Hot Topic’ event on Wednesday, July 24 from 12.30pm to 1.30pm at the Rosebank Centre. The event poster says, “Join us on 24 July 2019 12:30pm – 13:30pm at the Rosebank Centre [2nd Floor] for this free members only event which is designed to keep you up to date on relevant... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

The Salvation Army thanked everyone who contributed to the Red Shield Appeal, saying this is “community helping community.” Major Sandra Stokes said, “The Salvation Army would like to thank all of those persons and organizations who have contributed to the Red Shield Appeal’s goal of $500,000 for 2019. “While there is a short... Read more of this article

Estera Recognized In Eprivateclient Rankings

Estera Recognized In Eprivateclient Rankings

Estera has been recognised as a Tier 1 firm in the eprivateclient Top Trust Companies rankings again for 2019. The tiers are based on reputation, quality of service, size and global scale. Alison Dyer-Fagundo, Managing Director at Estera Bermuda, said “This recognition is a strong testament to Estera’s position as a leading Fiduciary company and... Read more of this article

Motocross: Mitchell & Smith Compete In Canada

Motocross: Mitchell & Smith Compete In Canada

Jyire Mitchell and Jonah Smith competed in the Canadian Pro Nationals Motocross Championships. Mitchell, competing in the 250cc Pro Class, finished 9th overall in a 40 man gate start in the first race, and 10th in the second race, while Smith did not finish either race in the 450cc Pro Division. Related StoriesBermuda Motorsports Expo... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 15 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 15 2019

July 15 saw 4,620 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $16,614.50 BD. 4,599 shares were traded by One Communications Ltd, closing even at $3.50 per share, while another 21 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $24.01 per share. The BSX finished at 2,153.90, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines,... Read more of this article