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Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links & More

Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links & More

This past weekend saw an 18-year-old female stabbed in Southampton, two crosswalks in Hamilton painted in a rainbow theme, Jessica Lewis win a gold medal at the Parapan Games in Peru, the Bermuda cricket team record yet another victory, Nahki Wells score for QPR, Bermuda’s Volleyball team defeat two teams, as well as various other community and... Read more of this article

HSBC Harbourview Centre Closed On Monday

HSBC Harbourview Centre Closed On Monday

HSBC Bank Bermuda advised that “due to a technical issue with the air conditioning system in the Harbourview Centre, the building will be closed on Monday, August 26.” A spokesperson said, “To ensure the safety and welfare of our employees, customers and the general public, we advise the following:“The Harbourview Banking Hall,... Read more of this article

‘Efforts To Locate Second Male Suspect Continue’

‘Efforts To Locate Second Male Suspect Continue’

A 15-year-old male arrested in connection with the theft of a handbag from a female visitor’s rental scooter basket has been released on police bail. and “efforts to locate the second male suspect continue.” A police spokesperson said, “A 15-year-old boy arrested in connection with the theft of a handbag from a female visitor’s... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Woman Stabbed In Southampton

18-Year-Old Woman Stabbed In Southampton

[Updated] An 18-year-old woman was in the area of the Rum Bum Beach Bar in Southampton when “she was stabbed multiple times, seemingly by an unknown young woman,” and she was transported to hospital for “treatment of non-life threatening stab wounds,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:30am... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda vs Cayman Cricket Game

Photos/Video: Bermuda vs Cayman Cricket Game

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Cricket Team is matching up against Cayman Islands this afternoon [Aug 25] as part of the ICC Americas T20 World Cup Qualifier. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. The 2-hour and 42-minute live video replay is below, courtesy of CricClubs Update 8.06pm: Bermuda Win... Read more of this article

Photos: Rainbow Crosswalks Painted In Hamilton

Photos: Rainbow Crosswalks Painted In Hamilton

[Updated with video + more information] As the island’s prepares for the inaugural Pride Parade, rainbow themed decorations continue to appear, with brightly coloured rainbow stripes being painted on two crosswalks in Hamilton today [Aug 25]. According to various posts on social media, supporters of the event approached the Corporation of Hamilton... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Aug 25th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Aug 25th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Bermuda won multiple matches and qualified for the next round of the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup, the Bank of Bermuda Foundation awarded $950,000 in scholarships, the BMA food drive benefited the Eliza Dolittle Society, Jessica Lewis won a gold medal at the Parapan Games, and Police Constable Jeana Jones won silver at the World Police &... Read more of this article

Future Leader Spotlight: Dequan Trott

Future Leader Spotlight: Dequan Trott

This article is part 4 of an 8-part series featuring the experience of Bermuda’s Future Leaders at the Global Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship Summer Program. Dequan Trott: ”In such a fast-growing world, kids must try to depend on creativity to survive, to stay pure and innovative.”Student Profile: Dequan: My name is Dequan Trott, I am... Read more of this article

Video: Jessica Lewis Wins Gold In Parapan 400M

Video: Jessica Lewis Wins Gold In Parapan 400M

[Updated] Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has started out with a dominant showing in Peru, racing to victory this evening [Aug 24] in the 400m to claim the gold medal at the 2019 Parapan Games. She crossed the line in a time of 1:01.95 to claim the gold, Yen Hoang of the USA won the silver, while Kelsey LeFevour of the USA claimed the bronze. Update | Video... Read more of this article

Education Ministry: ‘Safety Is A Priority’

Education Ministry: ‘Safety Is A Priority’

Noting that work has been carried out to remove the asbestos that was discovered at Clearwater Middle, the Ministry of Education said they wish to “reassure Clearwater Middle School teachers, staff, students and parents that the safety and well-being of children and school staff remain their priority.” A Government spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda At Parapan Opening Ceremony

Video: Bermuda At Parapan Opening Ceremony

The Parapan American Games Opening Ceremony took place in Peru, with Bermuda’s team joining athletes from over 30 countries from around the region. Boccia athlete Steve Wilson served as Bermuda’s flag bearer during the Opening Ceremony for the Games, which will see over 1,800 athletes from 33 countries in action across 17 sports in the Peruvian... 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

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