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Weather Forecast For Sunday September 23

Weather Forecast For Sunday September 23

Sunday, September 23 is expected to see sunshine and clouds mixed, with the high to be near 28°C/82°F and the low to be near 25°C/77°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be east. The relative humidity is expected to be near 72%. Sunrise will be at 7.07am and sunset will be at 7.14pm. High tide will be at 8.12am and 8.32pm,... Read more of this article

Depression & Storm Currently In Atlantic Area

Depression & Storm Currently In Atlantic Area

Two weather systems are currently swirling in the Atlantic Ocean, with the Bermuda Weather Service saying both the systems – Tropical Depression Eleven and Tropical Storm Kirk — are “not a threat to Bermuda at this time.” Tropical Depression Eleven, Graphic courtesy of the BWS:As far as Tropical Depression Eleven, the NHC said that... Read more of this article

Different People To Hold Leadership Positions

Different People To Hold Leadership Positions

For the “first time the Opposition Leader and the Leader of the Opposition Party will not be the same individual,” OBA Chairperson Justin Mathias said, explaining that while 8 OBA MPs sent a message to the Governor to appoint Craig Cannonier as Opposition Leader, Mr Cannonier “has not yet gone through the proper procedure to become... Read more of this article

Last 2018 Powerboat Race Set For September 30

Last 2018 Powerboat Race Set For September 30

The Bermuda Power Boat Association [BPBA] is scheduled to hold the last power boat race of the 2018 season on Sunday, September 30th at Spanish Point Boat Club. In a social media post, BPBA Commodore Robert Cardwell said, “A decision was made to schedule the necessary final race of the season so that we can complete the Nationals races. Slideshow... Read more of this article

8 Arrests During Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

8 Arrests During Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

[Updated] Five people were arrested during the first day of Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints, according to the police, who said that “all failed alco-analyzer test.” Last night [Sept 21], the police tweeted, “First day of road side sobriety check Ops ends with 5 impaired drivers arrested. All failed alco-analyzer test. 5 lives saved.” The... Read more of this article

Police Week Kicks Off October 6 With Gymkhana

Police Week Kicks Off October 6 With Gymkhana

The 2018 Police Week – marking 139 years of policing in Bermuda – will officially kick off at the Police Field with the Police Gymkhana on Saturday, October 6th. Children and adults take part in various races, with a number of volunteers on hand to assist the little ones.Police Week will continue with several events including the Police... Read more of this article

Register For PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk

Register For PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk

Registration for this year’s PartnerRe Women’s 5K Run & Walk is open with hundreds of women expected to take part in the event, which raises money for charity. The event will take place on Sunday [Oct 14] at the Botanical Gardens in Paget with the girls’ 2K race [under 15] getting started at 8.15am, followed by the Women’s 5K Run at... Read more of this article

Interacters Donate Toys To Warwick Preschool

Interacters Donate Toys To Warwick Preschool

Following the recent fire which destroyed toys, puzzles, books and files at Warwick Preschool, the Rotary Interacters got together, and donated several items for the 3-year-old class. The Interact Club consists of 25 students from various high schools and middle schools, and it currently led by President Nadhiri Simoms-Worrell. Related StoriesFather... Read more of this article

PALS Mad Hair Day Set For September 28

PALS Mad Hair Day Set For September 28

PALS is inviting all day cares, schools, businesses, and other groups to help raise money at the seventh annual Mad Hair Day on Friday, September 28. A spokesperson said, “Donate $5 [for adults] and $2 [for children] to wear your hair in a mad and crazy way for the day or have a denim day. To participate, register your school/business/group by... Read more of this article

BGA Season Opener September Monthly Medal

BGA Season Opener September Monthly Medal

The Bermuda Golf Association’s golf season got underway last Saturday at Ocean View Golf Course when Jarryd Dillas fired a stellar six-under par 64 to win the Bermuda Golf Association’s season-opening September Monthly Medal. Dillas’ round included 8 birdies and 2 bogeys and saw him claim a 5 stroke victory over Mark Phillips. In an equally... Read more of this article

Video: Sept 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: Sept 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

OBA leadership moves continue - Jeanne Atherden resigns as OBA Party Leader, Leah Scott is currently serving as Acting OBA Leader and Craig Cannonier expected to be sworn in as Opposition Leader on Monday; two men charged with child pornography, Police Officers Robert Cardwell, Arthur Glasford and Grant Tomkins promoted to Chief Inspector, police... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 22

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 22

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday September 22nd.On Sunday the MV Seattle bulk carrier is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship and the Carnival Sunshine and the Grandeur of the Seas cruise ships will arrive, and on Wednesday the Serenade of the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins Best Digital Jurisdiction Award

Bermuda Wins Best Digital Jurisdiction Award

The Ministry of National Security announced that Bermuda has received the Best Digital Jurisdiction 2019 Award from the World Commerce Review [WCR].Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, “I wish to commend the entire Department of ICT Policy and Innovation team on this achievement. This is a proud moment for them. We are encouraged by... Read more of this article