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‘Escalation Of Lawlessness In The Old Town’

‘Escalation Of Lawlessness In The Old Town’

“The numerous incidents in and around St. George’s over the past few weeks are a clear sign that the current approach simply isn’t working and as a result, criminals are getting bolder,” Shadow Minister of Municipalities Senator Renee Ming said. Recent incidents in the east end include buses being left damaged after the fare vaults were... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St. George’s Marine Expo

Photos & Video: St. George’s Marine Expo

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] along with a Committee of St. George’s Stakeholders and title sponsor RUBIS Energy Bermuda hosted their annual St George’s Marine Expo this weekend, with the area was transformed into a festive setting, featuring an array of marine related products, services, sports, demonstrations as well... Read more of this article

‘Mia Elise II’ Superyacht Visits St. George’s

‘Mia Elise II’ Superyacht Visits St. George’s

The 197-foot long superyacht Mia Elise II became the latest marine visitor to St. George’s, sailing into the east end recently. The yacht offers air conditioning, a gym and jacuzzi, elevator, stabilisers underway, stabilizers at Anchor, and more; according to IYC.com, it can be chartered at a rate of $430,000 USD per week.According to YachtCharterFleet.com,... Read more of this article

Man Attacked While Using ATM In St George’s

Man Attacked While Using ATM In St George’s

Police responded to a disturbance on Water Street in St. George’s, in which a man using an ATM was apparently attacked by another man, other men then joined in, a member of the public intervened, with all involved leaving the area prior to police arrival. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1pm Friday, April 21st police officers responded to... Read more of this article

Harle Luxury Superyacht Visits St. George’s

Harle Luxury Superyacht Visits St. George’s

The island continues to welcome marine visitors, with the Harle superyacht one of the latest ships to visit, with the with 145-foot long luxury vessel visiting St. George’s. According to Yachtcharterfleet, the Harle was built in 2007, offers accommodation for up to 12 guests in 6 rooms, and has amenities including wi-fi connection on board, jacuzzi,... Read more of this article

Photos: UBC Salaverry Bulk Carrier At Penno’s

Photos: UBC Salaverry Bulk Carrier At Penno’s

The UBC Salaverry is currently docked at Penno’s Wharf in St George’s, with the 564-foot long bulk carrier arriving today [April 22], and the vessel is scheduled to leave on April 26th, according to this week’s shipping schedule. The shipping schedule lists the vessel’s call as ‘gravel,’ and while it was not specifically... Read more of this article

Photos: Regatta Cruise Ship Visits St. Georges

Photos: Regatta Cruise Ship Visits St. Georges

After paying a visit to Hamilton earlier this week, the Regatta cruise ship arrived in St. George’s today [Apr 21], with the 594-foot long vessel making her way to the east end. According to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 709 passengers and 629 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop. ... Read more of this article

Column: ‘These Promises Have Not Been Kept’

Column: ‘These Promises Have Not Been Kept’

[Opinion column written by Senator Renee Ming] Crime in any community negatively impacts upon the residents and businesses in the immediate area and the spill-on effect ultimately will impact the island on a whole. In a community as tightly-knit and closely connected as St. George’s, any crime has an impact beyond the victim, touching virtually... Read more of this article

Photos: St. George’s CC Good Friday Walk

Photos: St. George’s CC Good Friday Walk

[Updated with video] St. George’s Cricket Club held its annual Good Friday Walk/Run this morning [April 14] starting from St. George’s Cricket Club, traveling through areas including Cut Road, Barry Road, Coot Pond Road, Naval Tanks Hill, Church Folly Lane, Duke of Clarence Street, York Street, Wellington Street, before heading back to St. George’s... Read more of this article

Penno’s Drive Road In St George’s Re-Opened

Penno’s Drive Road In St George’s Re-Opened

The Corporation of St. George said that  Penno’s Drive in St. George’s has been re-opened to thru traffic, and the traffic flow will resume in an easterly direction down Blacksmith’s Hill. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George wishes to thank the motoring public, businesses and residents along Penno’s Drive for... Read more of this article

Buskers & Vendors Wanted For East End Events

Buskers & Vendors Wanted For East End Events

This summer will see a raft of events take place in Bermuda, and although the America’s Cup action is mostly happening in the West End, the town of St George’s will be hosting several cruise ships and a portion of the Tall Ships Regatta. Cultural Tourism Manager for St. George’s Kristin White is organizing many receptions and events and says... Read more of this article

Corporation Seeking Vendors For St. George’s

Corporation Seeking Vendors For St. George’s

The Corporation of St. George said they are seeking interested persons to be outdoor vendors in the Town of St. George during the 2017 visitor season. “The CSG are seeking vendors to provide the visitors to the Town with a uniquely Bermudian flavor selling Bermuda made items, primarily handmade items,” a spokesperson said. “This initiative... Read more of this article

St. George’s To Host “Historic Atlantic Triangle”

St. George’s To Host “Historic Atlantic Triangle”

The St. George’s Foundation will be hosting “The Historic Atlantic Triangle: The Tripling of St. George’s, Bermuda with Lyme Regis, Dorset, England and Jamestown, Virginia, USA” on Tuesday, April 18. Doors open at 6.00pm, with the presentation at 6.30pm at The World Heritage Centre at 19 Penno’s Wharf in St. George’s. A... Read more of this article