Posts made in November, 2016

Marsh and Guy Carpenter Donate to Bermuda Red Cross

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Marsh and Guy Carpenter Donate to Bermuda Red Cross

Marsh and Guy Carpenter today announce a donation to the Bermuda Red Cross for the purchase of a new electrical hoist. Electric hoists are used to move immobile or near immobile individuals, most commonly out of bed and into a wheel chair. The electric hoists are primarily used by elderly people who have had strokes or have virtually no muscle strength. They can also be used by overweight individuals. “I would like to thank Marsh and Guy Carpenter for providing us with a much-needed new electric hoist,” said Ann Spencer-Arscott, JP, Executive Director, Bermuda Red Cross. “Due to an...

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Teddy Bear Tea Returns to Hamilton Princess Following $100 Million Renovation

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Teddy Bear Tea Returns to Hamilton Princess  Following $100 Million Renovation

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club announces the return of the popular Teddy Bear Tea at Crown & Anchor on Saturdays in December (December 3, 10, 17 and 24) from 3pm to 5pm. Treat your kids to a special afternoon tea and have them bring along a teddy bear or stuffed animal that will be donated to the Salvation Army. The donations will go to helping less fortunate kids enjoy Christmas. Santa will be in attendance to hear what kids would like to find under the tree on Christmas Day. Every child will receive a note from Santa and a goody bag. Teddy Bear Tea is $29 plus gratuities or $20...

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BERKELEY INSTITUTE DOMINATES CARDBOARD BOAT CHALLENGE

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERKELEY INSTITUTE DOMINATES CARDBOARD BOAT CHALLENGE

Berkeley Institute’s Oracle and Vikings team beat out 19 other teams from 7 high schools to win first and second place in the Cardboard Boat Challenge held this afternoon at the Bermuda National Sports Centre Aquatics Centre. Teams of two to five students had two hours to build a boat, which could float two people, out of only the supplied materials, including cardboard boxes donated by the Bermuda Bread Company, duct tape and a box cutter. The Challenge, organised by the Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA] and the Bermuda Association of Professional Engineers [BAPE], aims to encourage...

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Hamilton Princess Hosts Annual Snowball Party

Posted by on Nov 16, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Hamilton Princess Hosts Annual Snowball Party

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announces it will host its annual Snowball Party on Friday, December 2 from 7pm until 1am in the Harbourview Ballroom. The Snowball Party is a big event designed for small and medium-sized businesses who wish to celebrate the holiday season with their employees in a big-party atmosphere. The holiday party includes a buffet dinner, raffle prizes and cash bar. Live entertainment will be provided by DJ Flava and live band Working Title. “Christmas parties are a great occasion to spread cheer and merriment with friends and colleagues,” said Allan...

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Biotech Industry Grows in Bermuda with SELLAS Headquarter Opening

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Biotech Industry Grows in Bermuda with SELLAS Headquarter Opening

SELLAS Life Sciences Group (SELLAS or the Company), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative immunotherapeutic products to treat a variety of cancers, today announced that it has moved its head office from Switzerland to Bermuda. SELLAS Life Sciences has made its first local hires, including the Chief Financial Officer, and intends to continue to build its local presence over the coming months. The Company’s Chief Executive Officer will also be relocating to Bermuda. SELLAS is based at O’Hara House in Hamilton. The Company focuses on the treatment of various cancers...

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