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AGE CONCERN AND BERMUDA CABLEVISION LAUNCH APPRECIATION PROGRAMME FOR SENIORS

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

AGE CONCERN AND BERMUDA CABLEVISION LAUNCH APPRECIATION PROGRAMME FOR SENIORS

First Event:  High Tea for Centenarians March 29 Hamilton, 31 March, 2015 — Bermuda CableVision is teaming up with Age Concern, Bermuda’s premier advocacy organisation for the needs of older adults, to recognise and celebrate Bermuda seniors who have reached the milestone of 100 years of age. To celebrate these remarkable centenarians, they are launching a new programme called ‘Legends of Longevity’ specifically to honour them.   This new initiative started with a “High Tea” Party at Elbow Beach last Sunday, featuring Andrew Chamberlain performing on the piano, as well...

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Argus Supports Core Reading Programme

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus Supports Core Reading Programme

The Argus Group today announces its support of The Reading Clinic, a registered charity that provides literacy and numeracy training to individuals with learning disabilities. The Argus donation will go towards their Core Reading Programme that is specially designed for students with reading disabilities such as dyslexia, a disorder that affects spelling and pronunciation. The programme is geared towards primary-school-aged children. The Reading Clinic incorporates the Orton-Gillingham approach, an individualised, multisensory, language-based teaching strategy specifically targeted for...

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Celebrity Chef Restaurant, Marcus’, To Open At The Hamilton Princess

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Celebrity Chef Restaurant, Marcus’, To Open At The Hamilton Princess

The Hamilton Princess today announces their new signature restaurant to be managed by acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson will be named Marcus’. Marcus’ is set to open at the hotel on May 27 and will include some dishes that were featured in last summer’s pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP.  Marcus’ will offer a vibrant menu hand crafted by Chef Samuelsson to include his signature globally-influenced cuisine, while highlighting local ingredients and flavors. The menu will be executed by Executive Chef Leo Marino, from Samuelsson at HP and Samuelsson’s acclaimed Red Rooster Harlem in...

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KeyTech Six Month Earnings Report for Period Ended September 30, 2014

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

KeyTech Six Month Earnings Report for Period Ended September 30, 2014

The KeyTech Group of Companies today announced a loss of $19.9 million for the six month period ended September 30, 2014, compared with earnings of $6.4 million for the same period in the prior year.  The loss was related to the sale of BTC. KeyTech CEO, Lloyd Fray commented: “During the six month period ended September 30th, 2014, KeyTech was focused on the ongoing transformation of its operating entities.  The telecommunications markets in Bermuda and Cayman were both faced with technological obsolescence and competitive pricing pressure. The Group’s subsidiaries and associates were...

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The Harbourmaster Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

The Harbourmaster Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

  The Harbourmaster today celebrates its 40th anniversary in the luggage and leather goods business.  The Harbourmaster, founded by Sheilagh Robertson, first opened its doors on March 24, 1975 on the upper level of the Washington Mall. Today, it is located at the Washington Lane entrance of the mall opposite La Trattoria. Ms Robertson, a former science teacher at The Berkeley Institute, decided to open Bermuda’s first specialty luggage and leathergoods store modeled on The Traveller, a store in London, Ontario where she obtained a degree in bacteriology and immunology from the...

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