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Mayor Francis To Host Public Town Hall Meeting

Mayor Francis To Host Public Town Hall Meeting

Mayor of St. George Quinell Francis will be hosting a public Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, September 27 at 6.30pm at the Penno’s Wharf Terminal Building. A spokesperson said, “Over the next several months, the Corporation will be undertaking several infrastructure improvement projects and we aim to keep our constituents well informed.” “These... Read more of this article

UNESCO World Teacher’s Day On October 5

UNESCO World Teacher’s Day On October 5

The Corporation of St. George is getting set to host a UNESCO World Teacher’s Day event on October 5 from 11.00am until 12.30pm at King’s Square. The ceremony on the Square will include a greeting and opening prayer by Rev. Lorne Bean from Richard Allen Church, a few words and a proclamation from the Mayor, a few words from the Minister of Education,... Read more of this article

St. George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

St. George’s Parish Council Awards Scholarships

The St. George’s Parish Council presented scholarship awards to five students, with Alesha Page, Patience Lowe, Kennedy Middleton, Odile Baker and Jahni Pearman all named as recipients. The Chairperson for the Scholarship Committee said that “This year’s group of applicants were of a very high caliber and during the interviews the students shared... Read more of this article

Tree Pruning On Wellington Street On Sept 9

Tree Pruning On Wellington Street On Sept 9

The Corporation of St. George said they would like to inform the public that work will be taking place on Wellington Street, near Tiger Bay, on September 9th to prune a Poinciana tree on private property. A spokesperson said, “This work will commence at 9 a.m. and will last for the duration of the day. A private contractor will be performing... Read more of this article

Cabinet Meeting To Be Held In St. George’s

Cabinet Meeting To Be Held In St. George’s

Premier Michael Dunkley and his Ministerial Colleagues will be conducting today’s [August 30] Cabinet meeting at the State House in St. George’s, the Cabinet Office advised today. “As the public is aware, the Cabinet Office on Front Street is currently undergoing extensive renovations. While its under construction, the Ministry of ‎Finance... Read more of this article

Condolences On The Passing Of Louis DeSilva

Condolences On The Passing Of Louis DeSilva

[Updated] The Corporation of St. George has expressed its sincere condolences to the family of the late Louis “Red” DeSilva. Mr. DeSilva was first elected as a Councillor on the Corporation in 1991 and became an Alderman in 1997. Mr. DeSilva served as the Town Manager for the Corporation from 2005 until 2008. Mayor Quinell Francis said,... Read more of this article

Two Films At ‘Movies In The Square’ Event

Two Films At ‘Movies In The Square’ Event

The Corporation of St. George is getting set to present a ‘Movies in the Square’ event on September 2, with screenings of two films to take place. The films to be shown include ‘Angry Birds′ and ‘All Roads Lead to Rome,’ with the event to get underway at 8.15pm at King’s Square. The event poster says, “Come out and enjoy with your family.... Read more of this article

St George’s Hotel: 883 Page Planning Application

St George’s Hotel: 883 Page Planning Application

The 883-page planning application by the Desarrollos Hotelco Group is now available online, providing details of their plans for the development in St George’s, which they said include “122 hotel rooms, a casino, a ballroom & function terrace as well as 98 branded condominiums [arranged across 7 Residences], estate lots for future development,... Read more of this article

Photos: Sir George Somers Statue Unveiled In UK

Photos: Sir George Somers Statue Unveiled In UK

A statue of Sir George Somers was recently unveiled in his hometown of Lyme Regis in the United Kingdom, with the town paying homage to his legacy. The statue was unveiled by Lyme Regis Town Crier Alan Vian, with the Mayor of St George’s, Quinell Francis, in attendance to present a specially commissioned painting by Jill Raine to Lyme Regis Mayor... Read more of this article

Photos: Anjeliersgracht Ship Visits St. George’s

Photos: Anjeliersgracht Ship Visits St. George’s

The “Anjeliersgracht” cargo vessel has been docked in St. George’s this week, and according to the Bermuda shipping schedule the 425-foot long ship stopped by the island this weekend for repairs. Built in 1990, the ship is registered in the Netherlands and managed by the Dutch company Spliethoff. Related StoriesDebate... Read more of this article

King’s Square Movie Night To Include Two Films

King’s Square Movie Night To Include Two Films

The Corporation of St. George is getting set to present a ‘Movies in the Square’ event tomorrow [Aug 5], with screenings of two films to take place. The films to be shown include ‘Kung Fu Panda 3′ and ‘The Proposal,’ with the event to get underway at 8.30pm at King’s Square, following Music in the Square, which... Read more of this article

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

A Cup Match themed event is set to take place on Friday July 15, 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, Surprises, Salt Spray Soap Co, Evolutions Health and Fitness Centre, and Robertson’s Drug Store – will include activities including a meet with... Read more of this article

Photos: Two Superyachts Visit St. George’s

Photos: Two Superyachts Visit St. George’s

Two super-yachts paid a visit to St. George’s this week, including the 50-metre ‘Carson’ and the 47-metre ‘Top Five.’ According to superyachts.com, “Motor yacht Top Five, built in 2005 by American shipyard Christensen Shipyards, is a modern and luxurious full displacement yacht. With a GRP hull and superstructure, she... Read more of this article