Monthly Archives: October 2016

STUDENTS AT GILBERT INSTITUTE RECOGNISED FOR BEING ‘GREAT’!

The GREAT programme is a youth educational awareness initiative that teaches life-skill lessons to address anti-social behavior and crime in Bermuda. Part of the programme’s goal is to help students develop positive solutions and decisions when dealing with tough decisions and peer pressure. Since the introduction of the programme in 2014, over 700 students have participated. Senator Baron said, “We […]

BE CAREFUL OF INTERNET SCAMMERS, WARNS MINISTRY OF NATIONAL SECURITY

In the wake of recent cyber security concerns in the US and as a follow up to recent Bermuda Police Service (BPS) updates about fraudulent email scams, in a timely advisory, the Ministry of National Security is reminding the public to be vigilant about the latest cyber security attacks. In this case, “Whaling” or “Spear […]

MENTAL HEALTH COURT TO BE OFFICIALLY OPENED TODAY

The Ministry of Legal Affairs and the Department of Court Services will host the official opening of the Bermuda Mental Health Treatment Court Programme (MHTCP) today. After years of preparation and development, the Ministry, in partnership with other agencies, launched the pilot programme in October 2013. The programme models the Drug Treatment Court Programme and […]

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO HOLD RETIREMENT PLANNING BREAKFAST SEMINAR

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Retirement Planning Educational Breakfast Seminar in its boardroom, on Thursday October 27, from 8.00 a.m. until 10.00 a.m. The seminar will feature three discussion panels on the topics of Health & Wellness, Financial Management and Personal Development. Kendaree Burgess, Executive Director at the Bermuda Chamber of […]

OPPOSITION DISAPPOINTED BY LOWER HOUSE’S VOTE TO PRIVATISE AIRPORT

We are disappointed, yet not surprised, that the OBA Government acted against the best interests of Bermudians by voting to privatise our airport for 30 years.” This coming from Opposition Leader and Shadow Finance Minister David Burt via a press statement. “This deal will send $2.4 billion of revenue to a Canadian company, while Bermudian […]

NATURAL CAVE SPA AT GROTTO BAY BEACH RESORT

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and without a doubt locals from East to West are wrecking their brains looking for the perfect way to say: “I love you!” Flowers and chocolates are so 1987! If you live on the Island, the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day or any other occasion can be found […]

HEALTH ALERT: CHEESE RECALL

The Ministry of Health and Seniors is advising the public not to eat Sargento Nacho & Taco shredded cheese with a sell by date of June 14, 2017, due to a potential risk of Listeria contamination. The specific product is Sargento Nacho & Taco shredded cheese sold in an 8 ounce package, UPC 4610040041 with […]