Posts made in July, 2011

Gavin Manders and Cayla Cross take Argus Open tennis titles

Posted by on Jul 23, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Gavin Manders and Cayla Cross take Argus Open tennis titles

(Hamilton, Bermuda, July 23, 2011) – The finals of the annual Argus Open tennis tournament were played today at the W.E.R. Joell Tennis Stadium. The Men’s Open Singles was won by Gavin Manders after an exhilarating playoff against Jenson Bascome for the title (6-4, 6-3). Cayla Cross claimed victory over Catherine Cooke in the Ladies’ Open Singles (6-3, 3-6, 7-5). Erwin Leader took the Senior Men’s Singles title against Christopher Bardgett (6-1, 6-2).   Meanwhile Jenson Bascome and Gavin Manders reigned supreme in the Men’s Open Doubles category over Alex Cooper and Jack Keyes....

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Teenager not guilty of armed burglary

Posted by on Jul 21, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Teenager not guilty of armed burglary

A JURY today acquitted Leo Burgess, 17, on the charge of aggravated burglary of the Southampton home of Greg Wilson and on the charge of unlawful firearm possession by a minor. ZBM News reports tonight that out of the 12 jurors, nine voted to acquit while three dissented. Burgess, of Cambridge Road, walked from court a free man following the decision. He was in the company of family and friends, some of whom had been crying hysterically in court during the verdicts. The Crown had accused Burgess of holding Mr. Wilson at gunpoint after Burgess and three other young men allegedly broke in. The...

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Photos: Argus Open

Posted by on Jul 18, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Photos: Argus Open

Children under the age of 10 pictured taking part in free tennis lessons taught by local coaches on Saturday morning (July 16) as part of the Argus Open. The annual tennis tournament is taking place at W.E.R. Joell Tennis Stadium this week, with final matches scheduled to take place on Saturday, July...

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WATCH: History of the Personal Computer (P.C.)

Posted by on Jul 17, 2011 in Editor's Choice | 0 comments

WATCH: History of the Personal Computer (P.C.)

THE history of personal computers began in the 1970s. A personal computer is one intended for individual use, as opposed to a mainframe computer where the end user’s requests are filtered through operating staff, or a time sharing system in which one large processor is shared by many individuals. Bucle up and prepare to take an exciting ride down memory lane via this documentary by famed technology journalist Robert X. Cringley as he tells us how the war for the pc begun. Part one of two: Part two of...

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Photo of the day: Hamilton last night

Posted by on Jul 15, 2011 in Editor's Choice | 0 comments

Photo of the day: Hamilton last night

   

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