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Power Outage: King’s Square Bathroom Closed

Power Outage: King’s Square Bathroom Closed

The restrooms on King’s Square in St George’s are currently closed due to a power outage and will reopen once BELCO has restored power. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] would like to inform the public that the restrooms on King’s Square are currently closed due to a power outage. BELCO employees are currently... Read more of this article

‘Ice Skating’ Rink To Return To St. George’s

‘Ice Skating’ Rink To Return To St. George’s

‘Ice skating’ enthusiasts will be able to hit the rink again this year, as St. George Skates is set to return, opening in November at Somers Garden in St George. The announcement said, “Planning Factory Bermuda [PFB] with Presenting Sponsors, RUBiS and Bermuda Gas, are bringing back the popular holiday outdoor skating rink to St. George... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: World Teachers Day Celebration

Photos & Video: World Teachers Day Celebration

The Corporation of St. George celebrated UNESCO World Teacher’s Day today [Oct 5] with a ceremony on King’s Square, where they honoured educators Sheila Johnson and Mary Lodge. The event included remarks from St George’s Mayor Quinell Francis, Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain, St George’s North MP Renee... Read more of this article

Sheila Johnson & Mary Lodge To Be Honoured

Sheila Johnson & Mary Lodge To Be Honoured

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its second annual UNESCO World Teachers Day event at King’s Square on Thursday [Oct 5] at 11.00am, where they will honour Sheila Johnson and Mary Lodge. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its second annual UNESCO World Teachers Day on October 5th, 2017.... Read more of this article

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

St George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

Ashley Phipps, Anthony Howell, Tanessha Ottley, Shaundrea Washington, and Sita Ingram have all been awarded scholarships by the St. George’s Parish Council. The Council said, “In keeping with the Scholarship Committee’s objective of providing funding to assist students reach their career goals, the St. George’s Parish Council presented scholarship... Read more of this article

MP Ming Congratulates Tobacco Bay Beach

MP Ming Congratulates Tobacco Bay Beach

St George’s North MP Renee Ming extended her congratulations to the operators, Beach Boys Ltd, and the staff at Tobacco Bay Beach for winning the ‘Expert’s Choice Award.’Ms Ming said, “I extend hearty congratulations to the operators, Beach Boys Ltd, and the staff at the Tobacco Bay Beach for winning the TripExpert, ‘Expert’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Fire Erupts At Robertson’s Drug Store

Photos: Fire Erupts At Robertson’s Drug Store

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire at the Robertson’s Drug Store building in St. George’s around midday on Saturday [Sept 2] where the fire gutted the top floor resulting in the building’s roof collapsing. Firefighters battled the blaze all afternoon and continued wetting down hot spots into the night before packing... Read more of this article

Municipal Residents Councillor In St. George’s

Municipal Residents Councillor In St. George’s

With the position of Municipal Residents’ Councillor in St. George’s going uncontested through the close of nomination day yesterday [Aug 31], George Stephen Dowling III now holds the seat. A spokesperson said, “The Parliamentary Registry wishes to advise that at the close of Nomination Day, Thursday 31st August, 2017, in the Municipality... Read more of this article

Repair Works: Ordnance Island & Market Wharf

Repair Works: Ordnance Island & Market Wharf

The Corporation of St. George are advising the public that construction works to repair Ordnance Island and Market Wharf docks will commence today [Aug 28]. “As a result of the works access to Ordnance Island will be restricted to authorized vehicles only. All minibuses will be permitted to drop-off and pick up their passengers on Bridge Street... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

The 594-foot passenger ship Insignia is at berth in St. George’s today [Aug 18]. According to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 734 passengers and 386 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop. The ship which arrived yesterday is scheduled to depart this afternoon at approximately 2.00pm. Related... Read more of this article

Cup Match Extravaganza At King’s Square

Cup Match Extravaganza At King’s Square

A Cup Match themed event is set to take place today [July 21], from 6.30pm to 11.00pm at King’s Square in St. George’s. The event, which is sponsored by the Corporation of St. George, will include activities including a meet with the Cup Match trial players, a show by the St. George’s Dancerettes, MC Qian Dickinson, musical guests, Gombeys, food... Read more of this article

Quinell Francis Congratulates PLP On Victory

Quinell Francis Congratulates PLP On Victory

Mayor Quinell Francis, on behalf of the members and staff of the Corporation of St. George, is offering congratulations to the PLP team on their election victory. The Mayor also thanked former MPs Kenneth Bascome and Nandi Outerbridge for “their commitment and service to the east end community and the Town of St. George.” Mayor Francis said,... Read more of this article

East End Primary’s First Braille Club A Success

East End Primary’s First Braille Club A Success

A special assembly was held recently at East End Primary School to recognize fourteen students from P4-P6 for their participation in East End Primary’s first Braille Club. The students were recognized for their hard work, dedication and most importantly, their commitment, which spanned over a four month period. A short overview was given about the... Read more of this article