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Rock Climber Reaches New Heights With Book

Rock Climber Reaches New Heights With Book

These days, Dr. Grant Farquhar is a genuine Bermuda rock star. But when the Scottish-born psychiatrist, an inveterate rock climber for decades, came to Bermuda in 2002, he was told his sport did not exist here. “When I first arrived in Bermuda I was told that the rock was unsuitable for rock climbing and that anyone who tried was insane and going... Read more of this article

Video: August 24th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: August 24th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Teenager arrested after handbag theft and crash, Paget Parish Undergraduate Scholarship recipients, Bermuda Charge heats up with classic entries, Bermuda flag raised at Parapan Games in Peru, Walkers awards scholarship to Ashley Fubler, 2019 Bermuda Job Market Employment Briefs, and Ministry selling wheeled bins to the public are some of the stories... Read more of this article

Solution To The Riddle Of Bermuda’s Sphinx

Solution To The Riddle Of Bermuda’s Sphinx

The 142-year-old riddle of Bermuda’s own Sphinx has finally been unravelled. Prompted by a photograph of the statue of the Baskerville-scaled Great Dane of that name in the National Museum of Bermuda’s collection, the institution’s executive director emeritus Dr. Edward Harris donned his deerstalker. And then, over the course of... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 24

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 24

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday August 24th.On Sunday the Norwegian Gem cruise ship and the Oleander container ship are expected, on Monday the Anthem of the Seas cruise ship will arrive, and on Tuesday the Insignia cruise ship and the Somers Isles container... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Corona Coed Beach Volleyball

Photos & Results: Corona Coed Beach Volleyball

The Bermuda Volleyball Association’s Corona Coed Beach Volleyball Tournament took place at the Horseshoe Bay Beach with a full slate of action. The team of Dan and Alli were crowned the Coed 2’s Champions, while Over Served won the Coed 4’s Recreation Division title and Hit It From the Back won the Coed 4’s Competitive Division. Coed 2’s1st... Read more of this article

Everest Re Group Announces $1.40 Dividend

Everest Re Group Announces $1.40 Dividend

Bermuda-based Everest Re Group, Ltd. announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $1.40 per share payable on or before September 18, 2019 to all shareholders of record as of September 4, 2019. Related StoriesAddesso: “Exceptional Quarter” For Everest Everest Insurance Appoints New President Everest Insurance Launch... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug 23 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug 23 2019

August 23 saw 700 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $2,275.00 BD. 700 shares were traded by Argus Group Holdings Ltd, closing up 1.6% at $3.25 per share. The BSX finished at 1,919.37, up 0.05% on the day. There was 1 advance, 0 declines, and 55 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF], and the full... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Hair Show

Photos & Video: Bermuda Hair Show

Natural Blessings Always Productions, in conjunction with Northshore Medical & Aesthetics Center [NMAC], recently hosted the ninth annual Bermuda Hair Show at CedarBridge Academy. The event programme said, “Our sponsors have breathed life into our vision and we are immensely grateful for every partnership we have made over the past nine years. “The... Read more of this article

Official Govt & Legal Notices For August 23 2019

Official Govt & Legal Notices For August 23 2019

The official Government and Legal notices for today [Aug 23] include acting appointments, notification of planning applications registered, and elections.Magistrate & CoronerNotice Type: Government Notice Notice Sub Type: Acting Appointments Notice ID: GN0993/2019 Public Authorities / Department: The Judiciary Publication date: 23 August 2019Judicial... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: August 23 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: August 23 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad.The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories30 Minute Video:... Read more of this article

Police Confirm The Death Of Kathleen Emam

Police Confirm The Death Of Kathleen Emam

The police have confirmed the death of 68-year-old Kathleen Emam, who became unresponsive while on a jet ski tour in the west end. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 68-year-old Kathleen Emam, who was visiting Bermuda with her husband onboard the cruise ship Norwegian Escape and extends sincere... Read more of this article

Teenager Arrested After Handbag Theft, Crash

Teenager Arrested After Handbag Theft, Crash

A 15-year-old male was arrested in connection with the theft of a visitor’s handbag from the basket of her rental scooter, with the suspects being pursued by police and eventually crashing their motorcycle near TCD. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:30pm Friday, August 23rd police officers responded to a report of a theft. “It appears... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 24

Weather Forecast For Saturday August 24

Saturday, August 24 is expected to be partly cloudy skies, with the high to be near 29°C/85°F and the low to be near 27°C/80°F according to the Bermuda Weather Service. Winds are expected to be SW. The relative humidity is expected to be near 75%. Sunrise will be at 6.48am and sunset will be at 7.53pm. High tide will be at 3.10am and 3.53pm, while... Read more of this article