Posts made in October, 2013

THE ARGUS GROUP LOWERS THE MINIMUM AGE FOR HOME ESSENTIALS

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE ARGUS GROUP LOWERS THE MINIMUM AGE FOR HOME ESSENTIALS

The Argus Group today announces that it has lowered the age eligibility for Home Essentials, its low-cost building and contents insurance product for seniors. Home Essentials is now available for seniors 60 years and older, five years earlier than the original age eligibility. It is endorsed by Age Concern as the product meets the needs of Bermuda’s increasing senior population. Offering coverage for a wide range of significant damage including flood, fire, burglary, hurricane and escape of water, Home Essentials focuses on the various benefits that could be considered necessary for...

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Institute of Directors to Host “Role of the Director and the Board” Course

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Institute of Directors to Host “Role of the Director and the Board” Course

The Institute of Directors (IoD) Bermuda branch today announces that will host the “Role of the Director and the Board” on October 23 and 24. The course instructor, David Brimacombe, MA, is being brought to Bermuda by the group.   This course is an essential introduction to the role, duties and legal responsibilities of a director and the workings of a board. Participation in the course will provide those who are directors or shortly to become directors with the knowledge needed in order to better the direction and governance of a company.  It will cover the differences between...

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ARGUS SUPPORTS ANNUAL 5K WALK AND ROAD RACE TO RAISE AWARENESS OF CRIME STOPPERS BERMUDA

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ARGUS SUPPORTS ANNUAL 5K WALK AND ROAD RACE TO RAISE AWARENESS OF CRIME STOPPERS BERMUDA

The Argus Group, in association with Swan’s Running Club, once again will sponsor the annual Argus Crime Stoppers 5K Road Race & Walk on Sunday, October 20, 2013. A shorter event of 2.5K (1.5 miles) for juniors aged 8-15 years will also be held. Both the junior event and the 5K walk will start at 8:30 am. Runners will begin at 9:00 am. The event, which is sanctioned by the Bermuda National Athletic Association, is intended to raise awareness for Crime Stoppers Bermuda, a civilian community service, which enables anyone with details of criminal activity to report such information...

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CABLEVISION SPONSORS BERMUDA CANCER AND HEALTH CENTRE PRESENTATION ON BREAST HEALTH – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

CABLEVISION SPONSORS BERMUDA CANCER AND HEALTH CENTRE PRESENTATION ON BREAST HEALTH – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24

Bermuda CableVision is partnering once again with the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre by sponsoring a presentation on the important topic of breast health. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, will be held on Thursday, October 24, starting at 6:00pm. The talk will be preceded by free screenings and health information starting at 5:15pm. This year’s discussion topic, “Hereditary Breast Cancer in Bermuda: New Insights, New Approaches,” highlights the focus on groundbreaking new research in genetic testing that makes it possible to predict with more accuracy than...

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THE GREEN FAMILY THANKS GOVERNMENT

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE GREEN FAMILY THANKS GOVERNMENT

Having enjoyed a successful first year of ownership of The Fairmont Hamilton Princess, the Green family today formally thanks the Bermuda Government for their support and efficiency in helping them to move forward swiftly with their renovation plans. Alexander Green, on behalf of the Green family, says: “We would like to thank the Bermuda Government for their cooperation in moving quickly with planning and building control approvals. It is hard to believe that we have started work less than a year after we purchased the hotel which is a testament to the efficiency of the government and...

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