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CSG Seeks Feedback On ‘Deliverance’ Replica

CSG Seeks Feedback On ‘Deliverance’ Replica

The Corporation of St George [CSG] announced they have moved to Phase II of the Ordnance Island Development Project and will be focusing resources on the Deliverance replica ship A spokesperson said, “CSG is committed to the beautification and enhancement of the land to make it a Town attraction that will benefit both residents and visitors. The Corporation... Read more of this article

St George’s Councillor Position Vacancy

St George’s Councillor Position Vacancy

According to yesterday’s official notices, the Mayor of the Corporation of St. George’s has declared that the office of Resident’s Councillor of the Corporation of St. George’s – formerly occupied by Cyniqua Anderson - is vacant as she has “duly resigned.” The full notice follow below [PDF here]:Related StoriesMinister... Read more of this article

Video: People Attend Porch Restoration Event

Video: People Attend Porch Restoration Event

[Updated with video] Starting today [May 23] the public has been invited to watch as the porch starts being rebuilt at the old Pub on the Square in St. George’s, with free food on offer from Freddies Buffet and Glaze Bakery. A spokesperson previously said, “Everyone is welcome to watch from a close but safe distance as the team of carpenters... Read more of this article

Cost Increase For St. George’s Marina Project

Cost Increase For St. George’s Marina Project

The cost of the St. George’s Marina Development will increase from $2.7 million to just over $4 million and the scheduled completion date of June 2022 has been extended to December 2022, Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said, with the Minister noting that “the budgetary increase is significant and reflects both the current inflationary... Read more of this article

Stamps Highlight St George’s Historical Society

Stamps Highlight St George’s Historical Society

Tomorrow [May 19], as part of the Heritage Month observations, the Bermuda Post Office [BPO] will issue a commemorative stamp series highlighting the St. George’s Historical Society.A Government spokesperson said, “The series highlights the 100th Anniversary of the formation of the organization, which was solidified with the passage of the St.... Read more of this article

Column: Concerns, Improvements & More

Column: Concerns, Improvements & More

[Written by St George's Mayor George Dowling III] The Town of St George has been discussed in the media lately, and I would like to address a few matters that have arisen. I am in hope that this letter provides a bit of clarity on widely debated and sometimes misunderstood topics. We have noted the following concerns in reference to the Town and encourage... Read more of this article

Investors Withdraw From Planned Business

Investors Withdraw From Planned Business

The investors in the planned new eatery in the east end have “decided to withdraw” from the project noting what they called a “lack of support provided by Cabinet Ministers and the Premier toward this national level initiative.” A spokesperson said, “An emergency meeting was held by the investors related to the Pub On The... Read more of this article

Pause For Peace, Join For Justice Gathering

Pause For Peace, Join For Justice Gathering

A gathering — under theme ‘Pause for Peace, Join for Justice’ — was recently held in the east end. A spokesperson said, “The gathering in the Town Square of St George under theme ‘Pause for Peace, Join for Justice’ opened with the toll of a bell and the reflections by Rev Lorne Bean, the pastor of Richard Allen AME Church,... Read more of this article

‘Pause For Peace, Join For Justice’ Event

‘Pause For Peace, Join For Justice’ Event

The Mayor of the ‘Old Town’ will be hosting a Peace Tree Campaign event with the theme ‘Pause for Peace, Join for Justice’ at The Town Square in St George, tomorrow [March 25]. A spokesperson said, “Further to the initiative that began on March 10, 2022 with the presentation of a symbolic ‘Peace Tree’ to the Acting Governor, there... Read more of this article

CSG To Host UNESCO World Poetry Day

CSG To Host UNESCO World Poetry Day

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] will be hosting its annual UNESCO World Poetry Day on Monday, March 21st. Town Manager and Secretary Candy-Lee Foggo said, “ The event will take place in King’s Square, beginning at 12 p.m. “World Poetry Day has been held annually on 21st March since 1999, when it was adopted by the United Nations, with... Read more of this article

St. George’s Business Owners Call For Change

St. George’s Business Owners Call For Change

[Updated] A group of St. George’s business owners “have set their sights on improvements they feel need to be made to town infrastructure before the summer season.” St. George’s Group Statement A spokesperson for the group — that when asked provided a list of  21 businesses they said they represent — said, “A large... Read more of this article

Municipal Elections To Be Deferred For One Year

Municipal Elections To Be Deferred For One Year

A Bill to postpone the municipal elections is set to be tabled in the House of Assembly this Friday, with the Government saying that the elections will “be deferred for one year to maintain the operational stability of both Corporations pending the determination of the matter now before the Court of Appeal.” A Government spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Christmas Drive Through Event

Photos & Video: Christmas Drive Through Event

The Corporation of St George held a drive through Christmas Candy Handout event this evening [Dec 11] which was sponsored by Butterfield & Vallis and St. George’s Dance Studio, and saw people being greeted by Santa, the Grinch, Mickey and Minnie Mouse and more.Related StoriesPhotos: Dowling’s Christmas Community Event Video:... Read more of this article