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Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2019

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2019

The island has welcomed the first baby of the year, with a baby girl making her grand debut into the world at 4.02am this morning [Jan 1]. A Bermuda Hospital Board spokesperson said, “The first baby of 2019 was born this morning at 4:02 am. The baby girl weighed 7lbs 0.8oz.” Related StoriesBermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2018 Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: New Year’s Eve In St. George’s

Photos & Video: New Year’s Eve In St. George’s

The Corporation of St. George hosted their New Year’s Eve celebration last night [Dec 31] on King’s Square, ringing in 2019 with comedy man Nadanja Bailey taking the role of emcee for the night. Entertainment throughout the night was provided by Devli’s Isle Audio Band, Black Lion Sound, Sinead the Flower, Rowdy Piper, BLAC, and Live Wires,... Read more of this article

Video: Police Commissioner Press Conference

Video: Police Commissioner Press Conference

The Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley is holding a press conference this afternoon [Dec 31], with the police saying it is “regarding the increase in gang tensions and the policing plan for the New Year’s Eve/Day. “We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Tonight & On NYE

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Tonight & On NYE

According to the official notices earlier this month, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from tonight [Dec 29] to Tuesday, 1 January; with the checkpoints set to take place in six parishes – Hamilton Parish, Devonshire, Paget, Pembroke, Southampton and Warwick. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint [No. 9] Notice... Read more of this article

“Toast The New Year” Event To Be Held At Pier 6

“Toast The New Year” Event To Be Held At Pier 6

Luc Belaire is getting set to present “Toast the New Year” on Monday, December 31, with doors to the event opening at 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “On December 31 we will be doing our annual NYE event on the upper level at Pier 6, Front Street in the City of Hamilton. Dubbed Toast – An All Inclusive New Years Eve event, it will feature some... Read more of this article

BHB Issue Holiday Hours For Urgent Care Centre

BHB Issue Holiday Hours For Urgent Care Centre

The Bermuda Hospitals Board has issued holiday opening hours for the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] in St David’s and are reminding patients that “if your condition is serious, attendance at KEMH may still be necessary”. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Hospitals Board wishes the public a happy and safe holiday weekend. If... Read more of this article

Gas Stations: Opening Hours Over The Holiday

Gas Stations: Opening Hours Over The Holiday

The island’s main gas stations — RUBiS Energy Bermuda and Esso-branded Service Stations — have provided information for the public on their opening hours across their various locations during the Christmas and New Year’s holidy season. RUBIS Hours:Esso Hours: Related StoriesDuty-Free Parts For Electric Vehicle... Read more of this article

Free Admission To ‘VENU’ Party On New Year’s

Free Admission To ‘VENU’ Party On New Year’s

The ‘VENU of Champagne Barons De Rothschild: Bermuda’s Ultimate New Year’s Eve Celebration’ will be on December 31 from 9.00pm to 2.00am, with free general admission for those who RSVP and are vetted. A spokesperson said, “Headlined by Ultra Music Festival and Tomorrowland international DJ and music producer Ale Mora, the entertainment... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over New Year’s Eve

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over New Year’s Eve

According to today’s official notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from Friday, 28 December to Tuesday, 1 January; with the checkpoints set to take place in six parishes – Hamilton Parish, Devonshire, Paget, Pembroke, Southampton and Warwick. According to a prior notice, the police will also be... Read more of this article

Photos: New Year’s Eve Party In Hamilton

Photos: New Year’s Eve Party In Hamilton

Helping to celebrate the beginning of a new year, the City of Hamilton hosted a New Year’s Eve party on Front Street in Hamilton, which got underway with the showing of the ‘Descendants 2′ movie, and was then followed by local entertainment and a performance from international recording artist Keri Hilson. You can watch a short video of Ms Hilson’s... Read more of this article

Video, Photos: Gombey Warriors In St. George’s

Video, Photos: Gombey Warriors In St. George’s

[Updated with photos] Following a tradition that goes back centuries, the Gombeys are out today [Jan 1] helping the island to celebrate the New Year, with Bernews catching up with the Gombey Warriors as they performed this afternoon on Cut Road in St. George’s. The 5-minute live video replay is below: Related StoriesVideos:... Read more of this article

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2018

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2018

Marking the first baby born in Bermuda in 2018, Mari Saige Ann Hayward was born at 2.51am on New Year’s Day to parents Olivia Joell and Maxwell Hayward. A BHB spokesperson said, “Bermuda has welcomed the first baby of 2018! Mari Saige Ann Hayward was born in the KEMH Maternity Department at 2:51am, weighing 8lbs and 3oz to parents Olivia Joell and... Read more of this article

Video: Keri Hilson Performs On New Year’s Eve

Video: Keri Hilson Performs On New Year’s Eve

International recording artist Keri Hilson took to the stage on Front Street for a free concert on New Year’s Eve hosted by the City of Hamilton.The evening got underway at 7.30pm with the showing of the ‘Descendants 2′ movie, which was then followed by local entertainment and a performance from Ms Hilton. We will have additional coverage... Read more of this article