All Stories http://www.royalgazette.com All Stories en-us Onions continue to peel away from drop zone <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/SPORT01/141129877/AR/0/AR-141129877.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Flanagans Onions 2St Georges 0Flanagans Onions continued their good run of form with a convincing victory over St Georges in the Premier Division at Goose Gosling Field on Saturday night. After making a slow start to the season, Onions have shown signs of recovery in recent weeks with a victory over then leaders PHC. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/SPORT01/141129877&source=RSS Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:16:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/SPORT01/141129877&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/SPORT01/141129877/AR/0/AR-141129877.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Flanagans Onions 2St Georges 0Flanagans Onions continued their good run of form with a convincing victory over St Georges in the Premier Division at Goose Gosling Field on Saturday night. After making a slow start to the season, Onions have shown signs of recovery in recent weeks with a victory over then leaders PHC. .. PLP continues to challenge airport plan <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/NEWS/141129873/AR/0/AR-141129873.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The Progressive Labour Party has said that Bermuda deserves a tendering process with regards to the Islands single most important asset the airport. In a press release issued this afternoon, Shadow Finance Minister David Burt said that Bermuda described the announced plan as privatisation through the back door without a tender. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/NEWS/141129873&source=RSS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:33:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/NEWS/141129873&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/NEWS/141129873/AR/0/AR-141129873.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The Progressive Labour Party has said that Bermuda deserves a tendering process with regards to the Islands single most important asset the airport. In a press release issued this afternoon, Shadow Finance Minister David Burt said that Bermuda described the announced plan as privatisation through the back door without a tender. .. Colourful bird visitor spotted at the West End <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/NEWS/141129878/AR/0/AR-141129878.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Bermudas first Redhead duck sighting in nearly 30 years was reported this weekend by the Bermuda Audubon Society. The drake was spotted swimming at Port Royal by naturalist David Wingate, and photographed by Andrew Dobson. A native of the marshes of the North American west, the diving duck Aythya americana migrates far during the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/NEWS/141129878&source=RSS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:37:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141123/NEWS/141129878&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141123/NEWS/141129878/AR/0/AR-141129878.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Bermudas first Redhead duck sighting in nearly 30 years was reported this weekend by the Bermuda Audubon Society. The drake was spotted swimming at Port Royal by naturalist David Wingate, and photographed by Andrew Dobson. A native of the marshes of the North American west, the diving duck Aythya americana migrates far during the. .. Former Bermuda-based ConvergEx fined 26 million for fraud A former Bermuda-based broker and dealer has been hit with a massive 26 million in fines and compensation. ConvergEx Global Markets Ltd CGM which closed its doors in 2012 was ordered to pay the cash by a New Jersey court after it admitted wire fraud and conspiracy to commit securities and wire fraud in relation to a scheme to. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/BUSINESS/141129874&source=RSS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:52:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/BUSINESS/141129874&source=RSS A former Bermuda-based broker and dealer has been hit with a massive 26 million in fines and compensation. ConvergEx Global Markets Ltd CGM which closed its doors in 2012 was ordered to pay the cash by a New Jersey court after it admitted wire fraud and conspiracy to commit securities and wire fraud in relation to a scheme to. .. Perozzi suffers painful loss <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129883/AR/0/AR-141129883.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Teresa Perozzis dreams of capturing the vacant IBA world middleweight title ended in tears after a third-round stoppage against a relentless Kali Reis at The Fairmont Southampton last night. Perozzi was pounded throughout the one-sided bout, with Reis dropping the Bermudian twice with a well-timed left hook in the first round before. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129883&source=RSS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:02:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129883&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129883/AR/0/AR-141129883.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Teresa Perozzis dreams of capturing the vacant IBA world middleweight title ended in tears after a third-round stoppage against a relentless Kali Reis at The Fairmont Southampton last night. Perozzi was pounded throughout the one-sided bout, with Reis dropping the Bermudian twice with a well-timed left hook in the first round before. .. Tucker knocked out on pro debut <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129879/AR/0/AR-141129879.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Chioke Tuckers professional debut could not have gone any worse after he suffered a thunderous first-round knockout at The Fairmont Southampton last night. Tucker, the Bermuda heavyweight, was caught with a superb right hand by Martello Jones, his opponent from the MAS Academy of Martial Arts in Ontario, Canada. There was no was. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129879&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:57:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129879&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129879/AR/0/AR-141129879.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Chioke Tuckers professional debut could not have gone any worse after he suffered a thunderous first-round knockout at The Fairmont Southampton last night. Tucker, the Bermuda heavyweight, was caught with a superb right hand by Martello Jones, his opponent from the MAS Academy of Martial Arts in Ontario, Canada. There was no was. .. Trojans and Village misfire <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT01/141129880/AR/0/AR-141129880.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> A share of the lead was at stake in this Premier Division match but neither team did enough to take all three points last night at Somerset. In fact, a point was probably all they deserved after a lacklustre performance in front of a sparse crowd. Games between these two former giants of local football usually produce exciting. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT01/141129880&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:57:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT01/141129880&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT01/141129880/AR/0/AR-141129880.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> A share of the lead was at stake in this Premier Division match but neither team did enough to take all three points last night at Somerset. In fact, a point was probably all they deserved after a lacklustre performance in front of a sparse crowd. Games between these two former giants of local football usually produce exciting. .. Bascome continues his rise with silky display <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129882/AR/0/AR-141129882.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Bermudas Nikki Bascome put on a dazzling display of ring craft en route to a unanimous points victory against Joe Marchand-Tipping in an entertaining welterweight bout that lived up to its expectations. Bascome took early control of the fight and never gave his Canadian opponent a chance. All three judges had Bascome comfortably. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129882&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:47:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/SPORT19/141129882&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/SPORT19/141129882/AR/0/AR-141129882.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Bermudas Nikki Bascome put on a dazzling display of ring craft en route to a unanimous points victory against Joe Marchand-Tipping in an entertaining welterweight bout that lived up to its expectations. Bascome took early control of the fight and never gave his Canadian opponent a chance. All three judges had Bascome comfortably. .. Bermuda under global spotlight <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/NEWS/141129884/AR/0/AR-141129884.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> The Associated Press report that revealed Bermuda would host the 2017 Americas Cup spread like wildfire across the globe. Media in the United States, Britain, Continental Europe and Australasia jumped on the story after it was broken by the APs Bernie Wilson at about 6. 43pm on Thursday. However, many outlets were quick to point. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/NEWS/141129884&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 04:47:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/NEWS/141129884&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/NEWS/141129884/AR/0/AR-141129884.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> The Associated Press report that revealed Bermuda would host the 2017 Americas Cup spread like wildfire across the globe. Media in the United States, Britain, Continental Europe and Australasia jumped on the story after it was broken by the APs Bernie Wilson at about 6. 43pm on Thursday. However, many outlets were quick to point. .. Official backs up AP report <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/NEWS/141129885/AR/0/AR-141129885.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> It now seems certain Bermuda will host the Americas Cup in 2017, following confirmation from a top official in San Diego that the California city has been defeated in the two-horse race to decide where one of the worlds premier sporting events will be held. Quoting an anonymous source, Associated Press reported that a decision had been. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/NEWS/141129885&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:52:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/NEWS/141129885&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/NEWS/141129885/AR/0/AR-141129885.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> It now seems certain Bermuda will host the Americas Cup in 2017, following confirmation from a top official in San Diego that the California city has been defeated in the two-horse race to decide where one of the worlds premier sporting events will be held. Quoting an anonymous source, Associated Press reported that a decision had been. .. A few facts on unemployment 20 November, 2014Dear sir,I write once again to rebut Mr Commissiongs article concerning Bermuda unemployment and in his case specifically black unemployment that appeared in your publication November 20. Mr Commissiongs follow-up piece to his original dated November 3 was devoid of facts, as usual, and was just another. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/COMMENT03/141129886&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 01:07:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/COMMENT03/141129886&source=RSS 20 November, 2014Dear sir,I write once again to rebut Mr Commissiongs article concerning Bermuda unemployment and in his case specifically black unemployment that appeared in your publication November 20. Mr Commissiongs follow-up piece to his original dated November 3 was devoid of facts, as usual, and was just another. .. Americas Cup A fight to the finish <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/COMMENT01/141129887/AR/0/AR-141129887.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> When it comes to event tourism, there are few events bigger than the Americas Cup. The third largest global sporting competition after the Olympics and the World Cup, the 35th edition of sailings blue ribbon event now seems almost certain to be held in Bermuda in 2017. Barring a last-minute change of heart to keep the event in. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/COMMENT01/141129887&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:59:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/COMMENT01/141129887&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/COMMENT01/141129887/AR/0/AR-141129887.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> When it comes to event tourism, there are few events bigger than the Americas Cup. The third largest global sporting competition after the Olympics and the World Cup, the 35th edition of sailings blue ribbon event now seems almost certain to be held in Bermuda in 2017. Barring a last-minute change of heart to keep the event in. .. Around the churches TODAYA Lott of Sista Love ALOSL will be hosting its fourth annual Christmas Hamper and Toy Drive, from now until December 20. The group is hoping to gather non-perishable food items and toys to give to needy families in Bermuda this holiday season. For more information on the scheme, e-mail Barbara Thomas on aloslbermudayahoo. com. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129888&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:44:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129888&source=RSS TODAYA Lott of Sista Love ALOSL will be hosting its fourth annual Christmas Hamper and Toy Drive, from now until December 20. The group is hoping to gather non-perishable food items and toys to give to needy families in Bermuda this holiday season. For more information on the scheme, e-mail Barbara Thomas on aloslbermudayahoo. com. Radio host shares her faith <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/ISLAND08/141129889/AR/0/AR-141129889.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Nikita Robinson has one of the most recognisable voices on the Island. Thats because if youre not hearing her on her daily radio show programme, The Ladies Room, on Hott 107. 5, youre probably listening to her at one of her high profile gigs emceeing at community and charity events. In her spare time, Mrs Robinson is a busy wife. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129889&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:44:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129889&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/ISLAND08/141129889/AR/0/AR-141129889.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Nikita Robinson has one of the most recognisable voices on the Island. Thats because if youre not hearing her on her daily radio show programme, The Ladies Room, on Hott 107. 5, youre probably listening to her at one of her high profile gigs emceeing at community and charity events. In her spare time, Mrs Robinson is a busy wife. .. Gospel legend feels honoured by invitation <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/ISLAND08/141129890/AR/0/AR-141129890.jpg" width="100" align="left" /></a> Dottie Peoples is considered a legend in the gospel music scene. The Atlanta-based singer has done and seen it all throughout the past 30 years including people brought to tears through her music and hearts turned towards God. But she will experience a brand new first in her career next week when she takes the stage in. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129890&source=RSS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:44:00 GMT http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141122/ISLAND08/141129890&source=RSS <img src="/storyimage/RG/20141122/ISLAND08/141129890/AR/0/AR-141129890.jpg" width="100" align="left" class="main-image" /></a> Dottie Peoples is considered a legend in the gospel music scene. The Atlanta-based singer has done and seen it all throughout the past 30 years including people brought to tears through her music and hearts turned towards God. But she will experience a brand new first in her career next week when she takes the stage in. ..