Sunday April 17th: “Good News” Spotlight

April 17, 2016

News that a new restaurant named FryDays opened in Hamilton, Bermuda was featured in international publications The Telegraph and Forbes, and Bermudian Rodney Smith was highlighted in an inspirational campaign following his charitable work in Alabama were all some of the positive news stories from the past week.

Other good news stories included teenager Isa Trott being praised for stepping up to help a senior citizen who was short of cash at the checkout counter, Coco Reef Bermuda being featured in the latest issue of ‘Travel Trade Gazette,’ 8-year-old Aaliyah Haffar being named the CP ‘Member Of Month,’ and the all-stars from the 2016 Kappa Classic being revealed.

In addition, Red Bull Team BDA member Mackenzie Cooper helped his St. Mary’s College of Maryland sailing team earn a berth at the Intercollegiate College Sailing Association Team Racing National Championship, both Nahki Wells and Reggie Lambe scored for their professional teams, and a leading UK retailer showcased Bermudian model Lily Lightbourn.

GN cover April 17th 2016

We also posted various community photo galleries, including multiple galleries of the Ag Show, Robin Hood winning the Corona League title, Tokio Millennium employees giving back to the community, the Ludwig Cann 5K Road Race, a St John Ambulance cocktail reception, cruise ships in the East End, the Hill Valley Association providing a free lunch to students at Dalton E. Tucker Primary School, the Fire Service Promotion Ceremony, the City Street Food Festival in Hamilton, as well as multiple galleries of the Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix.

In an effort to highlight some of positive news happening in our community, we supplement our standard morning and evening email newsletters with a special Sunday “Good News” email newsletter edition, which strictly focuses on the positive news from the past week.

You can sign up to have the free newsletter delivered via email here, and/or access the links below. In addition, for those who like positive news, please feel free to visit our sister site, which seeks to showcase the best of Bermuda as well as provide information and listings for visitor related services.

Links to some of the ‘good news’ from the past week are below:

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