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BNL To Host Big Book Sale On Sept 29 & 30

BNL To Host Big Book Sale On Sept 29 & 30

The Bermuda National Library [BNL] is getting set to host its third annual Big Book Sale on Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30 from 10.00am to 3.00pm at 13 Queen Street. A spokesperson said, “It’s almost time for BNL’s third annual Big Book Sale. Plan to stop by the Bermuda National Library [13 Queen Street] on Friday, September... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly on Friday [Sept 22] that “Government has determined cybersecurity as a national priority,” as “without strong cybersecurity awareness and preparedness, our personal and financial safety, economic prosperity, and national security is at risk.” Minister Caines... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Sept 24th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Sept 24th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Bermuda celebrating the International Day of Peace, Warwick Academy to officially rename their pool the “Flora Duffy Swimming Facility”, Delray Rawlins signing a contract extension with Sussex County Cricket Club, and Vogue UK featuring Bermudian model Alize Bailey were some of the positive news stories from the past week.In additional good news,... Read more of this article

A.M. Best Affirms Argo Group Ratings

A.M. Best Affirms Argo Group Ratings

A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a” of Bermuda-based Argo Re Ltd. and its subsidiaries. A statement from the rating company said, “A.M. Best also has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of “bbb” and the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings [Long-Term IR] of the parent holding... Read more of this article

Reggie Lambe Scores In Carlisle Victory

Reggie Lambe Scores In Carlisle Victory

Bermuda’s Reggie Lambe scored for Carlisle United in the 74th minute as they hammered Crewe Alexandra by a score of 5 -0 today [Sept 23]. The club’s match report said, “Carlisle turned on the style as the goals rained in from a superb performance at Gresty Road. They scored five, and it could have been more as they created chance after chance... Read more of this article

Results: BNAA Chaplin Bay Cross Country Race

Results: BNAA Chaplin Bay Cross Country Race

The Bermuda National Athletics Association’s 2017 Cross Country Season got underway at Chaplin Bay. Chayce Smith and Ashley Berry won the Male and Female Open races, while Kayla Raymond and Quincy Kuzyk won the Under 17 races. Smith clocked a time of 30:56.2, while Berry was clocked across the line in 22:40.9. Kuzyk was clocked in a time of 22:20.9,... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Sunday September 24

Weather Forecast For Sunday September 24

Sunday, September 24 is expected to see sunshine and clouds mixed, 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 SSE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 75%. Sunrise will be at 7.08am and sunset will be at 7.12pm. High tide will be at 11.57am, while low tide... Read more of this article

Spirit Of Bermuda Repaired And Voyage Ready

Spirit Of Bermuda Repaired And Voyage Ready

Following the collision involving the Spirit of Bermuda and a ferry, repairs have been made to the Spirit of Bermuda and the ship is now ready to host the M3 School Voyages. A Bermuda Sloop Foundation spokesperson said, “We are pleased to announce The Spirit of Bermuda is back in full operation. The ship’s bowsprit underwent repairs and the... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Church’s Mesquel Demera

Ethiopian Orthodox Church’s Mesquel Demera

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church will be celebrating Mesquel Demera this coming Sunday. A spokesperson said, “The Ethiopian Orthodox Church will be celebrating Mesquel Demera. All are welcome. Wednesday, September 27, 2017 marks the annual celebration day of ‘Mesqel’ or the Minor Feast Day of the ‘Finding of the True Cross’. “We... Read more of this article

Bermuda Pilot Gig Club Holds Racing Event

Bermuda Pilot Gig Club Holds Racing Event

The Bermuda Pilot Gig Club hosted a crew from Lyme Regis in the UK at a racing event held in perfect conditions in the Great Sound on Thursday evening. The first race was a one mile sprint and was won by the experienced Lyme Regis crew, followed closely by a crew from Mariners RFC. The combined crew from Argus and Chubb placed third and the crew from... Read more of this article

HSBC & Pathways Addressing Substance Abuse

HSBC & Pathways Addressing Substance Abuse

HSBC Bermuda and Pathways Bermuda, [formerly Caron Bermuda], is marking its seventh year of partnership with an effort to address the “critical issue of the disease of addiction on the island.” HSBC continues to support Pathways Bermuda’s adolescent and family outpatient programmes which since inception, has helped 74 adolescents and 73... Read more of this article

Registration For Dive In Festival Still Open

Registration For Dive In Festival Still Open

Registration remains open for next week’s Dive In Festival which aims to highlight the business case for diverse and inclusive workplaces and provide practical ideas and inspiration for how to bring about positive change. However, organizers of the festival events are urging those interested in attending to sign up while there is still space available. A... Read more of this article

ITU Reveal 2018 Calendar, Including Bermuda

ITU Reveal 2018 Calendar, Including Bermuda

The International Triathlon Union’s 2018 World Triathlon Series will get underway in Abu Dhabi in March, and then move onto a new addition to the calendar, Bermuda, which will host its very first WTS race in April. While it will be the first time Bermuda hosts a WTS race, we do have the notable distinction of being home to the reigning WTS World... Read more of this article