Posts made in May, 2012

BERMUDA CANCER AND HEALTH CENTRE NOW OFFERING BREAST BIOPSIES

Posted by on May 25, 2012 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA CANCER AND HEALTH CENTRE NOW OFFERING BREAST BIOPSIES

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre today announces new services in the detection and diagnosis of breast cancer. With the addition of a premium ultrasound system, the Centre is able to capture not only extraordinary images displayed in real-time, but also to perform ultrasound-guided breast biopsies and cyst drainage, all within the comfort of its newly dedicated biopsy suite. Dr. David Green, Clinical Director of Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre and a specialist in Breast Radiology on the island, is performing the new procedures. “This is the next logical step for us,” said Dr. Green who...

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Tourism Board Chairman responds to Gaming Questions

Posted by on May 24, 2012 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Tourism Board Chairman responds to Gaming Questions

Further to questions received pertaining to the recently announced referendum on gaming, Tourism Board Chairman The Hon. Maxwell Burgess, JP responded:   “The Tourism Board continues to support the matter of legalized gambling in Bermuda. The specific views of the individual members of the Tourism Board are currently being sought prior to a more comprehensive statement.   “I have asked the Deputy Chairman of the Tourism Board, John Jefferis, who heads up the Gaming Sub-Committee, to further enumerate, through additional research, the positive advantages that could accrue to...

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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS HOUSEKEEPING DEPARTMENT WINS THE HOTEL’S FIRST-EVER MISSION STATEMENT COMPETITION

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS HOUSEKEEPING DEPARTMENT WINS THE HOTEL’S FIRST-EVER MISSION STATEMENT COMPETITION

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess is pleased to announce Housekeeping as the winner of the hotel’s first-ever mission statement competition in which each  department worked together to create a mission statement that represents the department’s purpose and values. The mission statement, “With Pride and dignity we play our part. Giving service from the heart,” has earned the department a special group celebration of their choice. “The purpose of this initiative was to engage employees in a team-building exercise that reinforces their commitment to providing outstanding guest...

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ELBOW BEACH CYCLES GOES ELECTRIC – Cycle livery now offers hybrid electric bicycles

Posted by on May 17, 2012 in Local News & Alerts | 2 comments

ELBOW BEACH CYCLES GOES ELECTRIC – Cycle livery now offers hybrid electric bicycles

Islanders can now cruise Bermuda with ease on whisper quiet, easy-to-operate and environmentally friendly hybrid electric bicycles now being offered at Elbow Beach Cycles.  The livery has purchased 40 hybrid electric bicycles, which are available for rent by both visitors to the island and locals. Located on the Elbow Beach Hotel property on South Shore Road in Paget, Elbow Beach Cycles is the only company on the island to rent advanced pedelec hybrid electric bicycles. “We are thrilled to be able to offer hybrid electric bicycles for rent as they really do offer the best of both...

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ROSEWOOD TUCKER’S POINT AWARDED GREEN GLOBE CERTIFICATION

Posted by on May 15, 2012 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ROSEWOOD TUCKER’S POINT AWARDED GREEN GLOBE CERTIFICATION

Rosewood Tucker’s Point® today announces that it has been certified by Green Globe, a world leader in certification of sustainable travel and tourism businesses. Rosewood Tucker’s Point is the only Green Globe member in Bermuda and the first property to receive this prestigious accolade within Rosewood Hotels &  Resorts®. The certification process, which took Rosewood Tucker’s Point a little more than a year to obtain, requires properties to follow a rigorous collection of 337  compliance indicators applied to 41 individual criteria in areas of sustainable management,...

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