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Governor Visits Bermuda Regiment Soldiers

Governor Visits Bermuda Regiment Soldiers

Governor John Rankin visited Warwick Camp and various sites across the island to meet with members of the Royal Bermuda Regiment who were embodied during Hurricane Paulette. Government House posted the photos online below and said, “The Governor today visited Warwick Camp and various sites across the island to meet those members of the Royal Bermuda... Read more of this article

BSX To Resume Operations On Wednesday

BSX To Resume Operations On Wednesday

The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] announced that normal market operations will resume tomorrow [Sept 16]. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Stock Exchange announces that normal market operations will resume tomorrow, Wednesday the 16th of September 2020.” You can view our live updates on Hurricane Paulette here, and all our coverage of Hurricane... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Press Conference On Hurricane

Video: Govt Press Conference On Hurricane

[Updated] The Bermuda Government held a press conference today [Sept 15] to provide updates regarding Hurricane Paulette, with Premier David Burt and Minister of National Security Renee Ming speaking. We will have more information, later on, however the best way to stay informed is via our ongoing live updates on Hurricane Paulette here, and you can... Read more of this article

BELCO Restore Power To Over 20,000 So Far

BELCO Restore Power To Over 20,000 So Far

As of 1.00pm today [Sept 15], power has been restored to approximately 20,000 customers with work continuing to reconnect the remaining approximately 5,000 without power. A spokesperson said, “Hurricane Paulette has now moved away from Bermuda and BELCO Crews are working to restore power across the island. “As of 1:00 pm today, power has been restored... Read more of this article

Argus: We Will Be Available Today

Argus: We Will Be Available Today

The Argus Group Property & Casualty Department will be available today [Sept 15] from 1.00pm to 5.00pm. On behalf of The Argus Group, Ryan Eve, VP Operations, Property & Casualty, today issued the following statement: “We hope that all are safe after Hurricane Paulette. “If you experienced damage to your property and need to urgently contact... Read more of this article

Clarien Resumes Normal Operations On Wed

Clarien Resumes Normal Operations On Wed

Clarien Bank will resume normal business operations tomorrow [Sept 16] following closures due to Hurricane Paulette. A spokesperson said, “Clarien Bank will resume normal business operations on Wednesday, September 16 following closures due to Hurricane Paulette. A thorough assessment of all facilities and systems has been completed to ensure... Read more of this article

Little Venice Group Re-Opening Days

Little Venice Group Re-Opening Days

Little Venice Group is getting set to reopen its restaurants following Hurricane Paulette – including Blu Bar & Grill, Harbourfront, La Trattoria, L’Oriental, Little Venice, Sul Verde, L’Oriental Express, Cafe 4, Fourways, and Sea Breeze – today [Tuesday] and tomorrow [Wednesday]. Openings for Tuesday, September 15:Blu... Read more of this article

HSBC Bank Bermuda To Reopen Today At 1pm

HSBC Bank Bermuda To Reopen Today At 1pm

HSBC Bank will reopen its Harbourfront, Somerset and St. Georges branches today [Sept 15] at 1.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Subject to EMO guidance, HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited will reopen its Harbourfront, Somerset and St. Georges branches today Tuesday, 15th September at 1:00 pm. Our Church Street branch will remain closed until Wednesday, 16th September. “We... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Post Hurricane Paulette

Photos & Video: Post Hurricane Paulette

Hurricane Paulette passed over Bermuda early Monday morning, with the slow moving storm striking the island as a Category 1 hurricane, causing widespread power outages across the entire island. Last night, Premier David Burt said, “After a night and day of high winds, driving rain and exceptional waves, we are on the other side of Hurricane Paulette,... Read more of this article

Regiment Soldiers Help With Hurricane Clean Up

Regiment Soldiers Help With Hurricane Clean Up

Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers were yesterday out on the roads as part of the recovery effort for Hurricane Paulette. The soldiers fanned out across the island to assess damage, clear roads, and ensure other emergency service and utility workers could travel freely.Captain Kenji Bean, the officer in charge of land operations, said three Immediate... Read more of this article

Five Active Storms Currently In Atlantic Area

Five Active Storms Currently In Atlantic Area

As Hurricane Paulette moves away from the island, four more storms – Hurricane Sally, Tropical Storm Vicky, Tropical Storm Teddy, and Tropical Depression Rene – are also swirling in the Atlantic area, marking the first time in 49 years there have been five storms in the Atlantic. Video snippet via NOAA:The National Oceanic & Atmospheric... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Will Remain Closed Tomorrow

Clarien Bank Will Remain Closed Tomorrow

All Clarien Bank Limited offices will remain closed tomorrow [Sept 15] in order to “allow authorities to facilitate storm cleanup and power restoration following Hurricane Paulette.” A spokesperson said, “In the interest of safety, all Clarien Bank Limited offices will remain closed on Tuesday, September 15 to allow authorities to... Read more of this article

BTA Postpones Dinner-In-White Due To Storm

BTA Postpones Dinner-In-White Due To Storm

The Bermuda Tourism Agency announced that due to Hurricane Paulette, the Dinner-In-White – the kick-off event for the Bermuda Alfresco Dining Festival – has been rescheduled from September 17 to September 24. BTA Interim CEO Glenn Jones said, “Due to Hurricane Paulette, Dinner-in-White, the kick-off event for the Bermuda Alfresco Dining... Read more of this article