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Video: Sunday Jan 20th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Jan 20th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Justin Donawa was selected 66th overall in the 2019 Major League Soccer SuperDraft by the Columbus Crew, the first cruise ship of 2019 arrived in Bermuda, children’s rights advocate Tiffanne Thomas will be presenting at the International Symposium on Social Sciences and Management in Japan, and students honoured Dr. Martin Luther King Jr were... Read more of this article

Blue Capital Expect $30M In Catastrophe Loss

Blue Capital Expect $30M In Catastrophe Loss

Bermuda-based Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. announced an update regarding fourth quarter results, which are expected to be impacted by catastrophe losses currently estimated at $30.0 million dollars in the aggregate, net of reinsurance and reinstatement premiums. “The increase from the loss estimate published on December 11, 2018 was... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Hosting Timket Service

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Hosting Timket Service

The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church will be hosting the Epiphany or ‘Timket’ service with Pre-Anaphora and Covenant Prayers. A spokesperson said, “We will be celebrating the Epiphany or ‘Timket’ of Our Lord and Saviour of the World Jesus Christ on Sunday 20th January, 2019 beginning @ 8:30 am with Pre-Anaphora and Covenant Prayers. “We... Read more of this article

Car Goes Down Embankment, Driver Arrested

Car Goes Down Embankment, Driver Arrested

A 63-year-old man was arrested for “suspicion of driving whilst impaired” tonight [Jan 19] after his car went over an embankment in Paget, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of an incident that took place on South Road in Paget 100 yards west of the entrance to Elbow Beach at 7:42pm today... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Sunday January 20

Weather Forecast For Sunday January 20

Sunday, January 20 is expected to be windy and becoming cloudy in the afternoon, with the high to be near 22°C/72°F and the low to be near 18°C/65°F according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be south. The relative humidity is expected to be near 75%. Sunrise will be at 7.19am and sunset will be at 5.40pm. High tide will be at 7.33am... Read more of this article

Town Hall Meeting: Emergency Evacuation Plan

Town Hall Meeting: Emergency Evacuation Plan

At 6:30pm on January 24th at BIOS’ Hanson Hall, the Emergency Measures Organization [EMO] in conjunction with RUBiS Energy Bermuda  and SOL Petroleum Bermuda will hold a Town Hall meeting for Ferry Reach residents to discuss drafting an Emergency Evacuation Plan. The Ministry of National Security’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Mitigation Team Leader,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers Win Three Medals In Canada

Bermuda Swimmers Win Three Medals In Canada

Warwick Academy students and members of Harbor Swim Club began competing in the Mallards Winter Long Course Invitational at the Markham Pan Am Center in Canada, and between the two teams, Bermuda captured three medals on the first day. Warwick Academy’s Taylor White won the 13-14 Girls 200 LC Meter Butterfly Silver Medal when she finished second with... Read more of this article

Four Teams Vie For Two Spots At Superbowl

Four Teams Vie For Two Spots At Superbowl

[Written by Patrick Bean] Four teams still standing, two more than the number required to contest the zenith event of the National Football League [NFL] – the Super Bowl, set for the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia in a little more than two weeks time. Kansas City Chiefs v New England Patriots, Sunday, Arrowhead Stadium, 7.40 p.m. Sunday’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Marathon Weekend 10K Race

Photos & Videos: Marathon Weekend 10K Race

[Updated with photos + results] Hundreds of runners made their way to the National Sports Centre this morning [Jan 19] to take part in the 2019 Bermuda Marathon Weekend 10K & 10K Walk. The Race Weekend kicked off last night with the Front Street Mile, and continues tomorrow [Jan 20] with the marathon and half marathon. We will have more information... Read more of this article

Public Park Guidelines On Dogs, Horses, Bonfires

Public Park Guidelines On Dogs, Horses, Bonfires

The Department of Parks has issued their annual advisory and the guidelines for dogs and horses in Bermuda’s National Parks and regarding bonfire permits. A spokesperson said, “As a reminder, Bermuda’s National Parks comprise of all public parks and public beaches. “And in accordance with the Bermuda National Parks Act 1986, 2009 &... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

A 6,200 square foot luxury home billed as being “Bermuda-style” is for sale in Bradenton, Florida, with the $3.4 million riverfront estate boasting waterfront vistas, infinity pool, outdoor kitchen and more.The real estate listing said, “A private riverfront estate awaits behind the gates at the end of a romantic winding drive. “Pass... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Front Street Mile Race

Photos, Video & Results: Front Street Mile Race

[Updated with photos] The three-day 2019 Bermuda Marathon Race Weekend got underway with the running of the Front Street Mile on Friday night. Heather Kampf won the Women’s Elite Mile clocking a time of 4:50.26, Maya Weigel was second with a time of 4:58.43 and Rolanda Bell was third in 5:02.48. The 120-minute live video replay of Bermuda marathon... Read more of this article

Bermuda Field Hockey: Mixed B Team Wins

Bermuda Field Hockey: Mixed B Team Wins

In the lone Bermuda Field Hockey game at the National Sports Center, the Mixed B Team came from behind to edge the Ravens 3 – 2. The Ravens took the lead in the 18th minute when Isabel Roe scored, and Lauren Patterson doubled the lead for the Ravens in the 25th minute. The Mixed B Team pulled a goal back in the 36th minute when Tyler Smith scored,... Read more of this article