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Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service today [July 2] announced that Chief Fire Officer Reginald Lloyd Burchall, having recently attended the Caribbean Association of Fire Chiefs Conference [CAFC] in the Dominican Republic, was voted in as the Vice President of the Association. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “The annual event... Read more of this article

Police Appeal Continues For Stolen Renault Car

Police Appeal Continues For Stolen Renault Car

The police continue to appeal for assistance in locating a silver Renault Megane car that was stolen from outside Leopards Club on Monday evening. A police spokesperson said, “Police continue to seek the public’s assistance in locating a silver Renault Megane bearing license plate number 47484 that was apparently removed from outside Leopards... Read more of this article

Shooting Victim In Critical Condition In ICU

Shooting Victim In Critical Condition In ICU

The 40-year-old Hamilton parish man who was shot and injured at the Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club a few minutes after 12am today [July 2] is in critical condition in the ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 40 year old Hamilton parish man shot and injured at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club a few minutes after 12am Thursday, July 2nd was... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Two More Island Games Medals

Bermuda Win Two More Island Games Medals

Bermuda won two more Island Games medals today [July 2] with David Kendell winning a silver medal in the sailboarding event and Kalin Hillier claiming a bronze in the sailing Laser Standard Rig competition. Also in action for Bermuda during the sailboarding event was Scott Mello who placed 9th, Matthew Wilken who finished 15th and Alexander Jones who... Read more of this article

100 Women in Hedge Funds Bermuda Launch

100 Women in Hedge Funds Bermuda Launch

Women from all industry sectors across Bermuda turned out to celebrate the official launch of 100 Women in Hedge Funds [100WHF] at the recent Global Fund Forum. Sponsored by EY, the event drew more than 100 women for the June 22 launch of the Bermuda location, coinciding with the Hedge Connection-organised conference at the Fairmont Southampton. Keynote... Read more of this article

Miss Bermuda: Vote For People’s Choice Winner

Miss Bermuda: Vote For People’s Choice Winner

This year’s Miss Bermuda Pageant will take place on July 5, with the judges set to select the 2015 Miss Bermuda. In addition to the top title, there will be other titles awarded, including the People’s Choice winner, which will be selected by the public. Online voting is now underway and is taking place on the ForeverBermuda Facebook page,... Read more of this article

Shooting In Baileys Bay, 40-Year-Old Man Injured

Shooting In Baileys Bay, 40-Year-Old Man Injured

[Updated] At sometime around 12am today [July 2], there was a shooting in the Bailey’s Bay area which has resulted in one person being injured. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 1.15am: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At a few minutes after 12, police responded to a report of an incident... Read more of this article

Tourism Authority Responds To Report On Cuba

Tourism Authority Responds To Report On Cuba

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association [CHTA] released a position paper on the impact for the wider tourism industry due to the opening of travel to Cuba for United States citizens, calling it the “biggest and most disruptive pebble to be dropped into the Caribbean pool in fifty years,” . In response to the paper, the Bermuda Tourism... Read more of this article

12 Students To Head Overseas For Internships

12 Students To Head Overseas For Internships

This Saturday [July 4] twelve Bermudian undergraduates will be flying off to Atlanta, Chicago or London to start their 2 week BFIS ‘Intro-to-insurance’ summer intern programmes. Each team of four students will be learning in depth about all aspects of the insurance business. Over 30 companies and organizations will be hosting the students for meetings,... Read more of this article

Southlands Community Garden Groundbreaking

Southlands Community Garden Groundbreaking

[Updated] Earlier today [July 1], Premier Michael Dunkley and  Minister of Public Works Craig Cannonier joined Dr. Kuni Frith-Black and the Friends of Southlands for a ground breaking ceremony at site of the new community garden in the Southlands Park in Warwick. The community garden, which is spearheaded by the Friends of Southlands, is slated to... Read more of this article

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