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30 Minute Video: ZBM Evening News For Jan 20

30 Minute Video: ZBM Evening News For Jan 20

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

Minister Baron In Jamaica For Official Events

Minister Baron In Jamaica For Official Events

The Minister of National Security Jeff Baron, is currently in Jamaica representing Bermuda at a series of events in the region. Tomorrow, Saturday, January 21, Minister Baron will be attending the funeral of Hazel Dalley in Montego Bay. And on behalf of the Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] Minister Baron will deliver a tribute at the funeral honouring Ms.... Read more of this article

Airport Blue Ribbon Panel Terms Of Reference

Airport Blue Ribbon Panel Terms Of Reference

The Ministry of Finance today [Jan 20] released the Terms of Reference for the Blue Ribbon Panel, which is currently reviewing the Airport Redevelopment Project. “The terms of reference sets out the objective, background, scope, deliverables and timing of this review,” the Ministry said. “This Blue Ribbon Panel will provide an additional... Read more of this article

9 Beaches Occupants Being Evicted Today

9 Beaches Occupants Being Evicted Today

[Updated] The Police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service, and BELCO are on scene this afternoon at the 9 Beaches property in the west end, and it appears that evictions are taking place. Further details are limited at this time, however we update as able. Update 1.37pm: A BLDC spokesperson said, “Bermuda Land Development Company Limited [BLDC]... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Mattress Fire At 9 Beaches

BFRS Respond To Mattress Fire At 9 Beaches

At approximately 11:13am today [Jan 20], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a “dwelling on fire at #2 Daniel’s Head Lane, the Nine Beaches property with smoke and flames visible.” The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded with two vehicles staffed with 9 personnel.“Fire Service spokesperson Staff Officer... Read more of this article

BFA Announce Bermuda’s Football Team

BFA Announce Bermuda’s Football Team

The Bermuda Football Association announced the Bermuda team for Sunday’s international friendly game against Canada at the National Sports Center.“The twenty men squad consists of a blend of experienced players from Bermuda’s recent World Cup and CFU Cup campaigns and members of the U20 Team that will represent Bermuda in the Concacaf... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Rescued Ninah Crew Arrive Home

Photos/Video: Rescued Ninah Crew Arrive Home

Crew members from the damaged and abandoned 75ft vessel ‘Ninah’ arrived on the island this morning [Jan 20] after being rescued at sea and picked up by the merchant vessel ‘Hercules Leader’. The Bermuda Maritime Operations Center previously said that ‘Ninah’ was damaged yesterday after being struck by a wave approximately 250 miles... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host New Insurance Conference

Bermuda To Host New Insurance Conference

Bermuda is set to host a new insurance market conference this spring, catering to sophisticated buyers for major hospital systems, long-term care facilities, physicians groups and health benefits and services providers from North American healthcare markets. Sponsored by the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA), the Bermuda Healthcare Forum, scheduled... Read more of this article

Event On Saturday To Support Women’s March

Event On Saturday To Support Women’s March

The Women’s March will take place in Washington D.C. tomorrow [Jan 21], which is expected to draw thousands of people to the event, with more than 600 sister marches are taking place across the globe, including Bermuda. The Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Association [BPW] expressed their support for the event, with a local contingent... Read more of this article

Video: Introducing The AC Grinding Challenge

Video: Introducing The AC Grinding Challenge

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ introduces the Americas Cup Community Grinding Challenge, which will see people test their strength and agility, with those with the best times to be invited to compete in the finals. During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “With the America’s Cup just a few months away, there’s... Read more of this article

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a motorcycle crash on Harrington Sound Road tonight [Jan 19], with the rider being transported to hospital, where he is currently in the Intensive Care Unit in critical condition. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:40pm on Thursday, January 19th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported... Read more of this article

Crew Recovered After Wave Damages Vessel

Crew Recovered After Wave Damages Vessel

[Updated] Early this morning the 75ft vessel ‘Ninah’ was damaged after being struck by a wave approximately 250 miles southwest of Bermuda, and the six crew onboard — which include Bermudians — declared a Mayday and indicated their intention to abandon the vessel. The merchant vessel ‘Hercules Leader’ arrived on scene and all crew... Read more of this article

Clarien & BHC Offering Mortgage Programme

Clarien & BHC Offering Mortgage Programme

Clarien Bank and the Bermuda Housing Corporation [BHC] announced they are to “partner in an innovative new programme to enable more Bermudians to own their own homes.” “Under the HomeStart programme, Clarien is making $25 million worth of new mortgages available with up to 100% financing available to existing BHC tenants or clients... Read more of this article