Westbrook to launch The Bermuda Privateer on
Westbrook to launch The Bermuda Privateer on WednesdayRappahannock RecordThe Bermuda Privateer, the debut novel of William Westbrook, navigates the adventures of an 18th century privateer and his high seas battles with pirates and hurricanes. While its not my preferred genre, the book captured my interest with a fast-paced ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 10:02 am
Hurricane Jose making a loop in Atlantic
NOLA.comHurricane Jose making a loop in Atlantic between Bahamas and BermudaNOLA.comHurricane Jose making a loop in Atlantic between Bahamas and Bermuda. Comment. Posted on September 13, 2017 at 6:41 AM. Hurricane Jose was expected to make a loop Wednesday (Sept. 13) in the Atlantic. (Image via NOAA). Hurricane Jose was ...NASA sees Hurricane Jose in between Bahamas and BermudaEurekAlert (press release)Hurricane Jose taking an odd, looping path, but forecast is 'tricky'USA TODAYNews – The KaleidoscopeThe Kaleidoscopeall 99 news articles »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 4:41 am
Regiment's Irma mercy mission - Royal
Royal GazetteRegiment's Irma mercy missionRoyal GazetteA detachment of Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers is readying for a mercy mission to hurricane-devastated UK Overseas Territories in the Caribbean. Disaster recovery experts from the RBR's Gun and Assault Pioneers, as well as Special Constables, will ...BERMUDA SOLDIERS & POLICE TO ASSIST IN HURRICANE-STRUCK CARIBBEANToday in Bermudaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 4:02 am
Diabetes association welcomes sugar tax -
Royal GazetteDiabetes association welcomes sugar taxRoyal GazetteA tax on sugar introduced in Mexico in 2013 cut sales of sodas by 12 per cent — now the Bermuda Diabetes Association hopes a similar policy could do the same for Bermuda. It comes after the Throne Speech revealed that the Government would begin a ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 4:02 am
Hurricane Jose looping over southwest
NOLA.comHurricane Jose looping over southwest Atlantic between Bahamas and BermudaNOLA.comJose was expected to make a slow clockwise loop during the next 48 hours, moving west-northwestward by late Thursday. Maximum sustained winds were near 75 mph with higher gusts. Little change in strength was forecast during the next 48 hours.
Posted on 12 September 2017 | 7:51 pm
Tropical Storm Erika Bears Down on Puerto
Any leftover remnant of that previous southward dip will be much weaker and farther west over the western Gulf of Mexico or southern U.S. Coupled with the Bermuda high setting up southwest of Bermuda, an alley appears to be clearing for Erika -- assuming ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:48 pm
White Mountains Announces Additional Share
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) announced today that its Board of Directors authorised the Company to repurchase up to an additional 500,000 common shares, from time to time, subject to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:54 am
Bermuda High…Heat & Hurricanes?!
High pressure typically translate to nice weather. Under a strong area of high pressure we have lots of sun and fluffy cumulus clouds (especially when we have northwest winds). Today was a bit cloudy during the afternoon but tomorrow will be different.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:34 am
Signet Jewelers 2Q profit tops analysts'
HAMILTON, Bermuda – Signet Jewelers Ltd.'s fiscal second-quarter adjusted profit topped analysts' estimates as revenue improved thanks to solid sales from various brands. The jewelry company's stock surged more than 10 percent in Thursday midday trading.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:01 am
Bermuda Triangle-like effect discovered over
The Bermuda Triangle is an area reputed to cause mysterious electromagnetic anomalies, which according to legend has been responsible for the disappearances of several ships and airplanes throughout history. Although no compelling scientific evidence has ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:22 am