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Single Vehicle Collision On Harbour Road

Single Vehicle Collision On Harbour Road

Around 10:20pm last night [July 24, first responders attended a reported single vehicle collision on Harbour Road in Paget near the junction with Highwood Lane. A police spokesperson said, “It appears that a car was being driven along Harbour Road when it collided with a wall. “The driver, a 48 year old Paget woman, was injured and taken... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 25 2014

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 25 2014

Today [July 25] saw the close of the BSX’s week finish with 51,700 shares traded on the day, valued at $105,950.00. 50,000 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing at $2.00 per share, even on the day. The other 1,700 shares were traded by KeyTech Ltd, which closed at $3.50 per share, down 6.7% on the day. The BSX finished the... Read more of this article

Premier Expresses Thanks To Bermuda Sun

Premier Expresses Thanks To Bermuda Sun

Responding to news regarding the closure of the Bermuda Sun newspaper, the Premier Michael Dunkley said,”I would like to express my sincere sadness at the news today that the Bermuda Sun will be closing its doors. “In the words of its motto, ‘The Sun’ has been a ‘friend to the community’ for more than 50 years – covering... Read more of this article

Suspected Case Of Chikungunya In Bermuda

Suspected Case Of Chikungunya In Bermuda

The Department of Health confirmed that the Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit was notified of a suspected case of Chikungunya in July 2014, in a person who had a history of travel to an area with ongoing cases of chikungunya infection. A spokesperson said, “Laboratory testing results do not confirm chikungunya, dengue or influenza. The case will... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Saturday July 26

Weather Forecast For Saturday July 26

Saturday, July 26 is expected to see thunderstorms, with the high to be near 26°C/79°F and the low to be near 25°C/77°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be from the SW at 25 to 40 km/h. The relative humidity is expected to be near 87%. Sunrise will be at 6.29am and sunset will be at 8.20pm. High tide will be at 8.57am and... Read more of this article

Bermudiana Beach Resort Submits Application

Bermudiana Beach Resort Submits Application

The Bermuda Housing Corporation [BHC] has revealed that a planning application has been submitted for the proposed redevelopment of the South Shore development known as ‘The Bermudiana Beach Resort’ [formerly Grand Atlantic]. Plans accompanying the application submitted this week by local architecture firm OBM depict an ocean front resort property... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: People’s Campaign March

Photos & Videos: People’s Campaign March

[Updated] The People’s Campaign and Bermuda Trade Union Congress marched today [July 25] to the Cabinet Office to “let their voices be heard” on the PRC Bermuda status matter. Earlier this week, Home Affairs Minister Michael Fahy said that the Ministry is withdrawing the appeal in the PRC status matter and “the avenue to Bermuda status... Read more of this article

Bon Fire Canceled Due To Inclement Weather

Bon Fire Canceled Due To Inclement Weather

The East End Bon Fire planned by the Future Bermuda Alliance has been canceled due to inclement weather, with a rain date to be announced “as soon as possible.” The bon fire was originally planned to take place at 6.30pm tonight [July 25] at Fort St. Catherine Beach in St. George’s. For more information call 294-3202 or email futurebda@gmail.com. The... Read more of this article

Dept. Of Education HQ To Close Next Week

Dept. Of Education HQ To Close Next Week

The Department of Education’s headquarters in St. David’s will be closed next week due to collective staff furloughs, closing on July 28 and reopening on August 4. A spokesperson said, “The Department of Education announced that staff at the Department’s headquarters will take their collective furlough days from July 28 through 30,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sun To Print Last Issue On July 30th

Bermuda Sun To Print Last Issue On July 30th

[Updated] The Bermuda Sun Limited has confirmed that Bermuda Sun is to cease publication after 50 years, and the final issue will be published this coming Wednesday [July 30]. “Regrettably, 23 positions of the paper’s editorial and advertising operation will be made redundant. The employees, all of whom have faithfully served the paper, will... Read more of this article


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