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3 Hour Video: New Year’s Eve In St. George’s

3 Hour Video: New Year’s Eve In St. George’s

The Corporation of St. George is hosting a New Year’s Eve party at King’s Square in St. George’s this evening, with the event set to feature local entertainment and the dropping of the traditional Bermuda Onion to welcome in the New Year.Update 12.29am: The live stream has concluded and the three hour replay is below: According to... Read more of this article

Keri Hilson Set To Take Centre Stage On NYE

Keri Hilson Set To Take Centre Stage On NYE

The R&B singer, headlining the free concert on New Year’s Eve on Front Street, arrives in Bermuda this weekend and is excited to explore what Bermuda has to offer. “It’s my first time in Bermuda,” she said. “I’m outdoorsy, and I know the weather will be a bit rainy and overcast, but I’m looking forward to seeing as much of... Read more of this article

High Police Presence For New Year’s Weekend

High Police Presence For New Year’s Weekend

The Bermuda Police Service will be highly visible over the long New Year’s weekend and specifically  New Year’s Eve [NYE] with a view to “prevent incidents of antisocial behavior around the many functions and events that are planned”. A police spokesperson said, “On NYE, officers will be deployed in the Town of St. George as well... Read more of this article

Loren To Host NYE Party With The Big Chill

Loren To Host NYE Party With The Big Chill

Bermuda’s newest boutique hotel, The Loren, is planning its biggest event of the year, New Year’s Eve. “The party was announced at the end of November with Bermuda favourites, The Big Chill, as headliners. Organisers are hoping to deliver an unforgettable experience that local revellers will thoroughly enjoy,” a spokesperson said. “The... Read more of this article

Keri Hilson To Perform On New Year’s Eve

Keri Hilson To Perform On New Year’s Eve

The City of Hamilton announced that international recording artist, Keri Hilson, will be performing at the New Year’s Eve event on Front Street. “Ms. Hilson, who hails from the United States, has had numerous R&B hits and collaborated with stars such as Kanye West, Ne-Yo, Nelly, Lil Wayne, R. Kelly and Chris Brown,” the City said. “She... Read more of this article

BPS: “No Significant Incidents” Over New Year’s

BPS: “No Significant Incidents” Over New Year’s

The New Year’s holiday weekend was “relatively uneventful, with no significant incidents of anti-social behaviour,” the police said today.A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their cooperation over the New Year’s holiday weekend which was relatively uneventful, with no significant... Read more of this article

Holiday Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links

Holiday Weekend Reports, Photos, Videos, Links

This past holiday weekend saw Bermuda welcome in a new year, the island welcome the first baby born in 2017, Devonshire Cougars win the Friendship Trophy, BAA win the Shield Final, Nahki Wells score against Blackburn Rovers and Wigan, news that buses and ferries will likely be affected due to today’s BIU meeting, and various other community and... Read more of this article

Video: New Years Eve Fireworks In St George’s

Video: New Years Eve Fireworks In St George’s

Starting at midnight, fireworks lit up the night sky in the east end as locals welcomed in the New Year, and said good bye to the old.The fireworks were part of the annual New Year’s Eve celebration in St George’s Town Square, which included a host of local entertainment, food vendors, kiddie activities, and of course the Bermuda Onion dropping... Read more of this article

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2017

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2017

Marking the first baby born in Bermuda in 2017, Ethelbert Bakurumpagi was born at 10:41am on New Year’s Day to parents Flavia Namazzi and Silverous Bakurumpagi. Both first time parents, the couple admitted that once contractions began they were nervous being away from their native Uganda.“We’ve been working in Bermuda for about two years.... Read more of this article

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

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

The Corporation of St. George recently hosted their New Year’s Eve event, ringing in 2017 with a number of forms of entertainment on hand for the public to enjoy. The MC for the event was Nadanja, with additional entertainment provided by Devli’s Isle Audio Band, led by Jesse Seymour, and Black Lion, along with food and toy vendors, fun castles,... Read more of this article

Traffic Advisory For NYE Celebration In Hamilton

Traffic Advisory For NYE Celebration In Hamilton

The City of Hamilton in conjunction with the Minister of Works said they wish to advise motorists, residents and businesses that the following restrictions and closures will be in effect due to the New Year’s Eve celebrations: No Parking 6:00am on 31st December 2016 to 6:00am 1st January 2017Court Street from Angle Street to Ewing Street EF... Read more of this article

Dutton Avenue Closure Due To NYE Fireworks

Dutton Avenue Closure Due To NYE Fireworks

The Ministry of Public Works is informing motorists that due to the New Year’s Eve fireworks festivities, Dutton Avenue in Pembroke Parish will be closed from the junction of Marsh Folly [Palmetto Road] to the junction of North Street [Parsons Road]. “The road closure will start at 4pm on Saturday December 31 and will be in effect until... Read more of this article

“Toast The New Year” At Cosmopolitan Nightclub

“Toast The New Year” At Cosmopolitan Nightclub

Chivas Entertainment and Cosmopolitan Nightclub are getting set to present “Toast the New Year” on Saturday, December 31, with doors to the event opening at 10.00pm. The event will include music by Stalwart Sound, Desert Eagle, and Twin Starr, with special bottle prices, drink specials, a midnight toast, and free party favours. A spokesperson... Read more of this article