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Three Bermuda Athletes Meet Carifta Standard

Three Bermuda Athletes Meet Carifta Standard

Three Bermuda track and field athletes met the Carifta Standard during the Bermuda vs. Canada Track meet at the National Sports Center. The first was Ashley Irby who clocked a 1500m winning time of 4:56.01; Sakari Famous will make yet another trip to the Carifta Championships when she met the Women’s High Jump mark on her way to a winning leap of... Read more of this article

Tourism Authority Select CWW Canada Agency

Tourism Authority Select CWW Canada Agency

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] announced they have selected Connect WorldWide Canada [CWW Canada] as their “new integrated Public Relations, Tourism Trade Marketing and Business Groups representation agency in Canada.” CWW Canada will launch an integrated marketing campaign called #OutHere365 to highlight Bermuda’s year-round attractions... Read more of this article

67 Athletes And Coaches To Train In Bermuda

67 Athletes And Coaches To Train In Bermuda

The forecast high temperature at Western Ontario University in January is 32 degrees Fahrenheit, so it’s no surprise the Canadian school’s track and field team is excited to pack bags for Bermuda where it’s expected to be twice as warm. “We are looking forward to some outdoor training over the break – hopefully in the warmth,” said the team’s... Read more of this article

Jean-Jacques Lemay Dies Following Collision

Jean-Jacques Lemay Dies Following Collision

The police have paid tribute to former Commissioner of Police Jean-Jacques Lemay who died following a road traffic collision in Canada. Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] regrets to announce the death of former Commissioner of Police, Mr. Jean-Jacques Lemay QPM, CCM, BA, who died on the evening of Saturday... Read more of this article

Je-Shae Pace On Intern Experience In Toronto

Je-Shae Pace On Intern Experience In Toronto

[Written by Je-Shae Pace] Unlike the other interns, I did not apply to this program initially. While I saw the advertisements and call for applicants, I was a new mother to an 8 month old. For this reason I had convinced myself that it couldn’t work, that it just was not meant for me at this time. I gained my Bachelor’s in Architecture from the... Read more of this article

Report: Canada To ‘Review’ Deal To Buy Aecon

Report: Canada To ‘Review’ Deal To Buy Aecon

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said the deal for a Chinese company to buy Aecon ”will be reviewed very carefully under the Canada Investment Act,” according to a report by Canada’s CTV News. The story said “The Trudeau Liberals are facing warnings to proceed cautiously and in as transparent a manner as possible as... Read more of this article

Students Visiting Canadian Universities On Trip

Students Visiting Canadian Universities On Trip

A group of Saltus Grammar School students are in Canada sounding out potential universities. The trip is made annually by Senior Year students and is designed to help them explore different options for further education. Students at the LF Wade International Airport before leaving BermudaThey left on Saturday and will this week visit 16 universities... Read more of this article

Canadian Consul General To NY Visits Bermuda

Canadian Consul General To NY Visits Bermuda

Government officials last week hosted the Canadian Consul General to New York, Phyllis Yaffe, who completed a round of courtesy talks and acquainted herself with Bermuda. The Consul General’s area of responsibility includes the U.S. states of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware as well as Bermuda. Premier and Minister of Finance... Read more of this article

Jordan Lawrence Describes Intern Experience

Jordan Lawrence Describes Intern Experience

[Written by Jordan Lawrence] You miss 100% of the chances you don’t take. When I first heard about the opening to travel to Toronto for an internship programme put on by Aecon and Bermuda Skyport as part of the redevelopment of the LF Wade International Airport, I immediately took advantage of the opportunity, not completely sure of where the road... Read more of this article

Bermuda Canada Ryder Cup To Support Charity

Bermuda Canada Ryder Cup To Support Charity

Bermuda is set to host the inaugural Bermuda Canada Ryder Cup for Charity Competition, with the four-day, Pro-Am golf tournament taking place from November 12 to November 15 at Newstead Belmont Hills Golf Resort, Port Royal Golf Course, and Tucker’s Point Club. A spokesperson said, “All net proceeds will be donated to the Coalition for the Protection... Read more of this article

Atlantic Canadian Universities Visiting Bermuda

Atlantic Canadian Universities Visiting Bermuda

Eight Atlantic Canadian universities are visiting Bermuda next week in order to meet with prospective students and share information about their post-secondary institutions. A spokesperson said, “This visit is part of an ongoing relationship, as many Bermudian students have been attracted to institutions throughout Atlantic Canada. “While... Read more of this article

Ricardo Graham-Ward On Intern Experience

Ricardo Graham-Ward On Intern Experience

[Written by Ricardo Graham-Ward] I believe that I have always been a person who is proactive and keen to seize and capitalize on great opportunities when they present themselves. When I became aware that Aecon was looking for a recent civil/structural engineering graduate to work on the Bermuda airport project, I had no hesitation in reaching out and... Read more of this article

Cricket: Bermuda Win Opener vs Canada

Cricket: Bermuda Win Opener vs Canada

The Bermuda Development Team won their opening tour match of Canada defeating the Canadian High Performance team by 1 run. Batting first after winning the toss in a reduced to 32 overs match the Bermuda Development Team scored 201/6, with Janeiro Tucker leading the way with 71 not out from 47 deliveries, Tucker hit 7 sixes and 3 fours. Kamau Leverock... Read more of this article