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Live Video: OBA Election Candidates Interview

Live Video: OBA Election Candidates Interview

Some of the OBA candidates are joining host Don Burgess this afternoon [Sept 29] for the latest episode in the Bernews News & Views series. This marks the first in what will be a three part live video series, with Bernews having invited all three political parties to take part in a ‘group interview’. The second in the series will take... Read more of this article

Susie Tindall Accepted As ACGP Fellow

Susie Tindall Accepted As ACGP Fellow

Carey Olsen Services Bermuda Limited chief governance and operations officer Susie Tindall has been accepted as a Fellow of the Association of Corporate Governance Practitioners. A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Services Bermuda Limited [Carey Olsen Services] chief governance and operations officer Susie Tindall has been accepted as a Fellow... Read more of this article

Premiere Screening Of Broadcasting Black

Premiere Screening Of Broadcasting Black

The premiere screening of Broadcasting Black — a locally produced film about the contribution of black media to the success of the 1959 Theatre Boycott – will take place later today. A government spokesperson said, “Later today, the Minister of Community Affairs and Sports, the Hon. Lovitta Foggo will participate in the premiere screening... Read more of this article

Soul Sessions To Present Rhythm & Dine

Soul Sessions To Present Rhythm & Dine

Soul Sessions will be presenting Rhythm & Dine – a live island-themed musical extravaganza featuring the Tino Martinez Quintet – on October 10 and October 11 at Coco Reef. A spokesperson said, “On October 10th and 11th, Soul Sessions present Rhythm & Dine. A live island themed musical extravaganza paired with a 3 course meal... Read more of this article

Skyport Release Flight Schedule For October

Skyport Release Flight Schedule For October

Skyport released the flight schedule for October, saying that the “biggest change is American Airline resumes its Miami to Bermuda route with service starting on October 8.” In an online post, Skyport said, “Here is the flight schedule for October. The biggest change is @americanair resumes its Miami to Bermuda route with service starting... Read more of this article

June Marks Second Period Of No Inflation

June Marks Second Period Of No Inflation

“June 2020 marks the second year-over-year period of no inflation for 2020,” according to the recently released Consumer Price Index [CPI]. Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert said, “In June 2020 consumers paid the same as they did for the CPI basket of goods and services in June 2019. Between May 2020 and June 2020 the average cost... Read more of this article

Ministry Scholarship And Award Recipients

Ministry Scholarship And Award Recipients

The Ministry of Education announced the recipients of 2020 Bermuda Government Scholarships and Awards. A Government spokesperson said, “Each year the Ministry of Education provides scholarships and awards to Bermudian students to pursue a higher education. Last year, the Government announced a new award, the Bermuda College Promise Programme for... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this morning [Sept 29] to provide an update regarding the murder, with the police previously confirming that a woman was fatally shot on Sunset Pass in Pembroke just after midnight. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Demolition Of Clayhouse Inn

Photos & Video: Demolition Of Clayhouse Inn

Work is underway on the demolition of the Clayhouse Inn building on North Shore, with many noting that is reflects the end of an era for the building, which is well known in Bermuda, and once hosted numerous entertainment events. Photos and video courtesy of Tom CoelhoThe building has not been used for some time, and demolition has been scheduled... Read more of this article

Concacaf: Matchups & Groups For Gold Cup

Concacaf: Matchups & Groups For Gold Cup

Concacaf conducted the official draw for the 2021 Gold Cup, with Bermuda set to play against Barbados on the preliminary round in July 2021. The organisation said, “Concacaf today conducted the first ever Gold Cup draw to set the scene for the 2021 edition of the region’s flagship men’s international competition. The event was hosted by Emmy... Read more of this article

Dr. Reg Grundy Youth Photography Competition

Dr. Reg Grundy Youth Photography Competition

The annual Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth Photography Competition is getting set to be held by the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] and Joy Grundy, with prizes including multiple Iron Kids accounts at Clarien Bank and a Nikon DSLR camera for Best in Show. A spokesperson said, “The National Museum of Bermuda and Mrs. Joy Grundy welcome all primary,... Read more of this article

Route 3 Bus Detours In Effect Due To Roadwork

Route 3 Bus Detours In Effect Due To Roadwork

The Department of Public Transportation advised that there are currently detours in effect on Harrington Sound Road, between Devil’s Hole Hill [Smith’s parish] and Paynter’s Road [Hamilton parish], for route 3 buses. A Government spokesperson said, “This is as a safety precaution, due to the road width being narrowed by roadwork along a... Read more of this article

Butterfield Reflects on Ironman 70.3 Cozumel

Butterfield Reflects on Ironman 70.3 Cozumel

Tyler Butterfield reflected on his performance during the Ironman 70.3 Cozumel race. Butterfield posted on social media, “Cozumel you never disappoint! Super happy to get a racing in for 2020 and manage to get on the podium. “Huge shout out to Ironman Mexico & the Island of Cozumel for pulling off another great race and weekend with IM703 Cozumel... Read more of this article