Sunday November 27th: “Good News” Spotlight

November 27, 2016

News that the TechAwards ceremony highlighted innovation including talented Berkeley student Jacari Renfroe, the National Sports Centre will host 100 visiting swimmers, Jonte Smith scored in a Lewes Football Club draw, and the Premier’s Concert showcased talented young performers were all some of the positive news stories from the past week.

Other good news stories included the release of a new book exploring the history of Pembroke Parish, Bermudian goalkeeper Nathan Trott making ‘brilliant’ saves, KFC donating $1,289 to Bermuda Red Cross, Saltus Grammar School students developing an ad campaign for the BF&M Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre Breast Cancer Walk, BIOS Hydrostation S receiving funding support and Shaunte Simons being called to the Bar.

In additional good news, Mount Saint Agnes Academy students worked with the Bermuda Audubon Society, Digicel launched its ‘Get Gifted’ and ‘Make A Wish’ campaigns, the Bermuda Bicycle Association presented its awards, and Marcus Scotland was selected for the Surrey U14 cricket squad.

We also posted various community photo galleries, including coverage of the Bermuda Fall Lionfish Safari, the Bacardi 8K road race and walk, a Bermuda Ball Hockey triple header, the City of Hamilton Arts Festival, the Seniors Tea Party at Bermuda Institute, the Harbourside Market Arts & Crafts Festival, the Delta Sigma Children’s Reading Festival, the “Take a Walk in my Shoes’ Art Exhibition, and the School Cardboard Boat Challenge.

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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