Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

The Bermuda national football team had the crowd on their feet today [Mar 29], driving home three goals in under 10 minutes to claim a 3-0 victory over the Bahamas and advance in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying round. Bermuda’s starting line-up was Freddy Hall, Jaylon Bather, Tyrrell Burgess, Jaylen Harvey, Drewondae Bascome, Zeiko Lewis, Dante... Read more of this article

Marcus Restaurant To Open At Hamilton Princess

Marcus Restaurant To Open At Hamilton Princess

The Hamilton Princess today announced that their new signature restaurant to be managed by acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson will be named Marcus’. Marcus’ is set to open at the hotel on May 27 and will include some dishes that were featured in last summer’s pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP. Marcus’ will offer a vibrant menu hand crafted by... Read more of this article

Live Updates: Bermuda Defeat Bahamas 3-0

Live Updates: Bermuda Defeat Bahamas 3-0

[Updated] Following a slow start to the match, the Bermuda squad came alive in the last few minutes, giving the home crowd a big show with three late goals and ensuring the home team’s victory. Nahki Wells opened the scoring in the 79th minute, with Tyrell Burgess making it 2-0 in the 82nd minute, before Wells struck once more in the 87th minute... Read more of this article

Bus And Ferry Fares To Increase On April 1

Bus And Ferry Fares To Increase On April 1

Bus and ferry fares in Bermuda are set to increase on April 1, with many fare price arrangements set to be affected by the change in pricing. A government spokesperson said, “An adult three-zone bus and ferry fare, which is currently $3 in cash, will increase to $3.50. 3 zone tokens currently costing $2.50 will increase to $2.75. A booklet of... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

The International Dog Events Association [IDEA] is holding their Dog Agility Show this weekend at the Somersfield Academy field in Devonshire, with the event getting underway on Saturday, and continuing today [Mar 29]. IDEA is a United States Dog Agility Association [USDAA] affiliated Group and holds competitive agility events in Bermuda under USDAA... Read more of this article

Sunday March 29th: “Good News” Spotlight

Sunday March 29th: “Good News” Spotlight

Bermuda played host to a number of positive stories over the past week, with some of the good news including the island’s national football team defeating the Bahamas 5-0 in their first World Cup qualifying match, a 36-strong Canadian Scout Troop paying a visit to Bermuda, local inmates donating refurbished bikes, women in the local shipping industry... Read more of this article

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

The BBC has released a video that explores the journey of young eels from Bermuda to Britain, saying, “there’s so much to learn about these mysterious fish.” “After a two year journey from the other side of the world, hundreds of thousands of young eels or elvers have arrived,” says reporter Tim Muffett. ”For the... Read more of this article

Tickets Sold Out For Bermuda vs Bahamas

Tickets Sold Out For Bermuda vs Bahamas

[Updated] The Bermuda Football Association issued an advisory ahead of Sunday’s [Mar 29] game against the Bahamas, saying that parking at National Sports Centre is sold out and there will be additional parking available at The Arboretum, also adding that no tickets will be sold at the gate. The game will get underway at 3.00pm, and Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: Ben Ainslie Racing Sets Speed Record

Video: Ben Ainslie Racing Sets Speed Record

A video released by Ben Ainslie Racing provides a look at the America’s Cup team practicing in Bermuda, setting what they said was a new FC20 catamaran speed record of 31.2 knots [35.9mph]. The video’s description says, “Some seriously cool footage from last week’s trip to Bermuda – rippin’ and runnin’ at 30... Read more of this article

Video: World Par 3 Championships Kicks Off

Video: World Par 3 Championships Kicks Off

The Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship is underway today [Mar 28], with an international field of golfers taking part in the tournament, which has seen windy conditions for the first round of competition this morning. The 36-hole championship, which takes place March 28-29 at Turtle Hill Golf Club at the Fairmont Southampton, features former Ryder... Read more of this article

Police: Help Locate Missing 14-Year-Old [Found]

Police: Help Locate Missing 14-Year-Old [Found]

[Updated] The police are appealing for the public’s assistance in locating a 14-year-old who has been missing since Tuesday [Mar 24]. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 14 year old Psalm-J Darrell who has apparently been missing since Tuesday March 24th . “He is described... Read more of this article


VIDEOS

Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

The Bermuda national football team had the crowd on their feet today [Mar 29], driving home three goals in under 10 minutes to claim a 3-0 victory over the Bahamas and advance in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying round. Bermuda’s starting line-up was Freddy Hall, Jaylon Bather, Tyrrell Burgess, Jaylen Harvey, Drewondae Bascome, Zeiko Lewis, Dante... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

The International Dog Events Association [IDEA] is holding their Dog Agility Show this weekend at the Somersfield Academy field in Devonshire, with the event getting underway on Saturday, and continuing today [Mar 29]. IDEA is a United States Dog Agility Association [USDAA] affiliated Group and holds competitive agility events in Bermuda under USDAA... Read more of this article

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

The BBC has released a video that explores the journey of young eels from Bermuda to Britain, saying, “there’s so much to learn about these mysterious fish.” “After a two year journey from the other side of the world, hundreds of thousands of young eels or elvers have arrived,” says reporter Tim Muffett. ”For the... Read more of this article

SPORTS

Golf: Thomas Curtis Wins Par 3 Championships

Golf: Thomas Curtis Wins Par 3 Championships

Thomas Curtis outlasted the field today [Mar 29] at the Fairmont Southampton Turtle Hill Golf Club to capture the Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship. The 29-year-old put together rounds of 56-54 for a two-day total of 2-over-par 110 for the championship win and the $20,000 first place prize. “Bermuda is such a fun place and really just a beautiful... Read more of this article

Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

Videos: Bermuda v Bahamas Goals & Celebration

The Bermuda national football team had the crowd on their feet today [Mar 29], driving home three goals in under 10 minutes to claim a 3-0 victory over the Bahamas and advance in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying round. Bermuda’s starting line-up was Freddy Hall, Jaylon Bather, Tyrrell Burgess, Jaylen Harvey, Drewondae Bascome, Zeiko Lewis, Dante... Read more of this article

Live Updates: Bermuda Defeat Bahamas 3-0

Live Updates: Bermuda Defeat Bahamas 3-0

[Updated] Following a slow start to the match, the Bermuda squad came alive in the last few minutes, giving the home crowd a big show with three late goals and ensuring the home team’s victory. Nahki Wells opened the scoring in the 79th minute, with Tyrell Burgess making it 2-0 in the 82nd minute, before Wells struck once more in the 87th minute... Read more of this article

BUSINESS

Marcus Restaurant To Open At Hamilton Princess

Marcus Restaurant To Open At Hamilton Princess

The Hamilton Princess today announced that their new signature restaurant to be managed by acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson will be named Marcus’. Marcus’ is set to open at the hotel on May 27 and will include some dishes that were featured in last summer’s pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP. Marcus’ will offer a vibrant menu hand crafted by... Read more of this article

Sheen: Setting Your Real Estate Selling Price

Sheen: Setting Your Real Estate Selling Price

[Written by real estate agent Kim Sheen] If you’re selling or renting your house, one of the first steps you’ll take is setting an asking price, a maneuver that requires the ability to find the perfect balance between attracting solid offers and ultimately receiving top dollar. If you’re working with a Real Estate Professional, you’ll... Read more of this article

Butterfield Offers Free UEFA Champions Trip

Butterfield Offers Free UEFA Champions Trip

Butterfield Bank is offering up the chance to win a trip for two to the UEFA Champions League Final Berlin 2015, all by using your Butterfield / AAdvantage MasterCard. To enter the draw, simply use your Butterfield / AAdvantage Black, Platinum or Gold MasterCard credit card to make a purchase between now and April 30, 2015; with each purchase that you... Read more of this article

ENTERTAINMENT

Book Offers Personal History Of Bermuda

Book Offers Personal History Of Bermuda

A book released earlier this year promises to guide readers “through Bermuda from the 60′s right through to 2014″ through the author’s eyes and experiences, providing a personal modern history of the island. The book, titled The Light Switch: As the Light Turns, Things Change was written by Angela R B Browne, with illustrations... Read more of this article

Beach Art & Earth Hour Still On | Fun Day Off

Beach Art & Earth Hour Still On | Fun Day Off

[Updated] Despite today’s less than inviting weather conditions, the Bermuda Beach Art Festival and Earth Hour celebrations are still set to happen, while Prospect Primary Autism spectrum disorder classroom’s Family Fun Day has been postponed until April 25th. A spokesperson for Earth Hour previously said, “The race, which starts at 8:30... Read more of this article

Film Festival Announces 2015 Award Winners

Film Festival Announces 2015 Award Winners

The winners of the BIFF 2015 film awards were announced at a ceremony held at Gosling’s Wine Cellar, which marked the end of the week-long 18th annual Bermuda International Film Festival. This year, the prestigious Bermuda Shorts award was judged by an expert panel consisting of established film producer Christine Vachon, whose credits include... Read more of this article

ENVIRONMENT

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

Video: BBC Feature Eels Journey From Bermuda

The BBC has released a video that explores the journey of young eels from Bermuda to Britain, saying, “there’s so much to learn about these mysterious fish.” “After a two year journey from the other side of the world, hundreds of thousands of young eels or elvers have arrived,” says reporter Tim Muffett. ”For the... Read more of this article

4 Foot, 2 Inch Squid Washes Up On South Shore

4 Foot, 2 Inch Squid Washes Up On South Shore

[Updated] A four foot, two inch squid washed up on the South Shore today [Mar 27], with the specimen now on its way to the Aquarium for analysis. In a Facebook post, Choy Aming said, “This just washed up on South Shore. 4 foot 2 inches and fully intact. On its way to the Aquarium for analysis. That’s a first for me.” Update 1.06pm: Mr... Read more of this article

Catlin Joins UK Museum: Coral Reef Exhibition

Catlin Joins UK Museum: Coral Reef Exhibition

Bermuda-based Catlin Group has joined forces with the Natural History Museum in London to present a major exhibition, which opens today [Mar 27], that explores the importance and beauty of the world’s coral reefs. The exhibition, ‘Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea’, includes 250 specimens from the Natural History Museum’s coral, fish... Read more of this article

CRIME

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 27], a 28-year-old man denied using Facebook to try and lure a young girl. The defendant pleaded not guilty to using Facebook to communicate with a young girl for the purpose of luring her in February 2015; and not guilty to intruding on the privacy of a female child and offending in March 2015. Magistrate... Read more of this article

Man Admits Stealing $18 Of Steak & Ice Cream

Man Admits Stealing $18 Of Steak & Ice Cream

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 27], a 65-year-old man admitted stealing ice cream and steak worth $18, telling the Court that he was intoxicated at the time. Leroy Bean pleaded guilty to stealing a package of Blue Bunny ice cream and a strip steak, together worth $18, from the Somer’s Supermarket in St George’s in January 2015. The... Read more of this article

Man Fined $2,000 For Illegally Keeping Dogs

Man Fined $2,000 For Illegally Keeping Dogs

Appearing in Magistrates Court yesterday [Mar 25], a 37-year-old man was fined $2,000 after he pleaded guilty to unlawfully keeping pitbulls. John Caesar, who told Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo that he was an animal lover, was fined $2,000 after he pleaded guilty to unlawfully keeping the dogs without a licence to do. According to the evidence read-in... Read more of this article

TECHNOLOGY

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 27], a 28-year-old man denied using Facebook to try and lure a young girl. The defendant pleaded not guilty to using Facebook to communicate with a young girl for the purpose of luring her in February 2015; and not guilty to intruding on the privacy of a female child and offending in March 2015. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo... Read more of this article

‘Cyber Risk Is One Of Most Significant Issues’

‘Cyber Risk Is One Of Most Significant Issues’

According to KPMG, cyber insurance would seem like a strong candidate for the next wave of risk management innovation that Bermuda could take a significant role in. This follows after the UK Government released a report on joint initiatives between the Government and the insurance sector to tackle cyber risk. The report, ‘UK cyber security: the role of insurance in managing... Read more of this article

Six Months: KeyTech Posts Loss Of $19.9 Million

Six Months: KeyTech Posts Loss Of $19.9 Million

The KeyTech Group of Companies today [Mar 24] announced a loss of $19.9 million for the six month period ended September 30, 2014, compared with earnings of $6.4 million for the same period in the prior year. The loss was related to the sale of BTC. KeyTech CEO, Lloyd Fray [pictured] commented: “During the six month period ended September 30th, 2014, KeyTech was focused... Read more of this article

ACCIDENTS & FIRES

Derelict Car Catches Fire On Parsons Road

Derelict Car Catches Fire On Parsons Road

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire on Parson’s Road at around 2.00pm this afternoon [Mar 27], with a derelict car having caught fire.Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis said, “The vehicle was reported to be engulfed in flames producing heavy black smoke. The Fire Service responded to the incident with a team... Read more of this article

Collision Involving Two Trucks On North Shore

Collision Involving Two Trucks On North Shore

[Updated] At around 8.00am this morning [Mar 27] a collision involving two trucks occurred on North Shore Road in Devonshire, resulting in traffic delays for morning commuters heading into Hamilton. Further information is limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 1.46pm: A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating... Read more of this article

Police Service Investigates Two Suspicious Fires

Police Service Investigates Two Suspicious Fires

The Bermuda Police Service are investigating two suspicious fires after a fire was started beside a vehicle in the parking lot of Harmony Club in Paget tonight [Mar 26], and a fire that took place outside a residence on Cavendish Road on Wednesday night. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “Police responded to a report of a suspicious fire... Read more of this article


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