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‘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

Advisory: U.S. Consulate Holiday Closures

Advisory: U.S. Consulate Holiday Closures

The U.S. Consulate General Hamilton will be closed Monday, December 24, through Wednesday, December 26, for the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays. It will re-open on Thursday, December 27. The Consulate will also be closed on Tuesday, January 1, for New Year’s Day. There will be no routine visa, waiver or U.S. citizen services scheduled on these days.... Read more of this article

Swan Among Leaders Attending Bush Funeral

Swan Among Leaders Attending Bush Funeral

Bermuda’s Sir John Swan will attend the state funeral for George H.W. Bush today [Dec 5], joining current and former American and world leaders in honouring the former president. CNN reported, “Former President George H.W. Bush will be honored with a state funeral on Wednesday, an official gathering that will include current and former presidents... Read more of this article

Swan To Attend President Bush’s Funeral In USA

Swan To Attend President Bush’s Funeral In USA

American leaders will be joined by people from around the world as former President George H.W. Bush is laid to rest this week, with former Premier Sir John Swan set to attend the funeral. Sir John had a decades long friendship with the former U.S. President, and the Bush family invited the island’s elder statesman to attend the invitation only... Read more of this article

Condolence Book For US President George Bush

Condolence Book For US President George Bush

[Updated] Following the passing of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, the U.S. Consulate in Bermuda is inviting people to leave messages of condolences, with a condolence book to be open from December 3-6 at their location on Middle Road in Devonshire. In 1990, President Bush visited Bermuda along with Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to hold... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda’s Thoughts Are With The Bush Family’

‘Bermuda’s Thoughts Are With The Bush Family’

Acting Premier Walter Roban has extended condolences on the passing of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who died late on Friday at age 94, with Minister Roban saying “Bermuda’s thoughts are with the Bush family at this sad time.”In a letter [PDF] to U.S. Consul General to Bermuda Constance Dierman, Acting Premier Walter Roban... Read more of this article

‘Saddened By Passing Of President Bush’

‘Saddened By Passing Of President Bush’

The U.S. Consulate in Bermuda joined those around the world in sending their condolences on the passing of President George H.W. Bush. President Bush, the 41st President of the United States and patriarch of a political dynasty, died on Friday in Houston at age 94. The US Consulate tweeted the photo below, saying: “U.S. Consul General Dierman and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Style Town In USA Ranks In Top Fifty

Bermuda Style Town In USA Ranks In Top Fifty

In an article that “ranks the nation’s most visually stunning locales” across the United States, Architectural Digest highlights the town of Alys Beach, Florida, likening its look to that of our own island in noting its “Bermuda-style architecture with courtyards, fountains, pools, and popped-out shutters.” In naming the... Read more of this article

Former Resident Nominated As Ambassador

Former Resident Nominated As Ambassador

United States President Donald Trump officially announced his intent to nominate Lana Marks — who previously lived in Bermuda — as the ‘Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to South Africa.’ The selection of Ms Marks, who who along with her husband was charged — and later cleared... Read more of this article

U.S. Consulate Invites Stacey Ferreira For GEW

U.S. Consulate Invites Stacey Ferreira For GEW

The U.S. Consulate General invited American speaker and tech entrepreneur Stacey Ferreira to participate in Bermuda’s Global Entrepreneurship Week activities November 14 – 16. Ms. Ferreira will participate in outreach events facilitated by the U.S. Consulate General as well as events sponsored by the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation... Read more of this article

Video: Ribbon Cutting At NASA Tracking Station

Video: Ribbon Cutting At NASA Tracking Station

[Updated] A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning [Nov 5] at the NASA Tracking Station on Cooper’s Island in the east end. Mr. Sam Scimemi, Director of NASA’s International Space Station, and Bill Wrobel, Director of NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, led a delegation to Bermuda to officially open the NASA Tracking Station. At this morning’s... Read more of this article

US Consulate: Traveling On Bermuda Passport

US Consulate: Traveling On Bermuda Passport

The U.S. Consulate said that while Bermuda passport holders are visa exempt, meaning we generally do not require a visa to travel to the United States, Bermuda passport holders who travel internationally are welcome to apply for visas to facilitate their travel. A spokesperson said, “The Consular Section wishes to remind Bermuda passport holders that... Read more of this article

Photos: US Consulate Participates In Clean Up

Photos: US Consulate Participates In Clean Up

In partnership with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB], the U.S. Consulate participated in a cleanup initiative on October 19th. U.S. Consul General Constance Dierman and Consulate staff collected and disposed of trash, removed debris, and recycled items found at Blue Hole Park. Additionally, the Consulate team cleared overgrowth and trimmed hedges along... Read more of this article