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Video: ‘Virtual Art Show’ Of Youth Photography

Video: ‘Virtual Art Show’ Of Youth Photography

In the first of what will be a regular series of ‘Virtual Art Shows’ by Bernews highlighting some of the island’s many skilled photographers and artists as well as some of our own images and designs, this inaugural installment serves to showcase the talented young photographers that were finalists in the Dr. Reg Grundy Annual Youth... Read more of this article

Column: “Burning Ice” Lasting Memories

Column: “Burning Ice” Lasting Memories

[Written by Dale Butler] Pamela ‘Ms. Utopia’ Butterfield has many fond memories of local music. Her own career started at the Heron Bay and Sandys Secondary Schools and Vernon Temple AME Church when she sang in their choirs in the 60s and 70s. Musician Darryl Simons was one of her main tutors. To her it was fun until she had a chance to perform... Read more of this article

2022 Restaurant Weeks To Start On Jan 13th

2022 Restaurant Weeks To Start On Jan 13th

The Bermuda Tourism Authority announced the launch of Bermuda Restaurant Weeks 2022, a four-week celebration of Bermuda food culture to run from January 13 to February 11, 2022. A spokesperson said, “In its eleventh year, the campaign continues to grow and evolve with this year’s focus on Restaurant Rockstars, the service providers, chefs,... Read more of this article

Dangelini’s Café Set To Join FoodHub

Dangelini’s Café Set To Join FoodHub

Dangelini’s Café is getting set to join FoodHub while also thanking “the community, their valued guests and vendors.” A spokesperson said, “After nearly 13 years in the community, Dangelini’s Café will be joining FoodHub. Shalini Johnstone said, “We would not have enjoyed years of success without the community, many of whom are... Read more of this article

Writers Invited To Submit Poetry For Biennial

Writers Invited To Submit Poetry For Biennial

Writers are invited to submit poetry in recognition of the 15th Bermuda Biennial, and the Department of Culture is partnering with the BNG to hold a series of workshops for writers to create new works for the Biennial. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Culture invites writers to celebrate the New Year by giving voice to Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Plan New Dining Experience

Hamilton Princess Plan New Dining Experience

The Hamilton Princess will be closing the Marcus restaurant and will be “creating a new dining experience in the flagship restaurant space.” A Hamilton Princess spokesperson said, “After a long and fruitful partnership with the Marcus Samuelsson Group, Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is currently creating a new dining experience... Read more of this article

BEU Extend Condolences To Seymour Family

BEU Extend Condolences To Seymour Family

The Bermuda Entertainment Union [BEU] has extended their condolences to the family and friends of Gregory Seymour. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Entertainment Union acknowledges the passing of Gregory Seymour and express our deepest condolences to his family, friends and the entertainment community. “Greg Seymour was the Lead Singer of one of... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

The island’s iconic Gombeys continue to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with the the H&H Gombey Troupe yesterday [Jan 3].For photos and videos of more Gombey celebrations of the New Year, click here, for all our coverage of New Year celebrations, click here, and for more than 100 videos of Gombeys over the years, click here to visit... Read more of this article

‘Long Walk To Freedom’ Walking Tour In Hamilton

‘Long Walk To Freedom’ Walking Tour In Hamilton

The African Bermuda Dispersion Cultural Tour will be hosting walking tours in Hamilton on January 9th, January 23rd, February 6th, February 20th, March 6th and March 20th. A spokesperson said, “The African Bermuda Dispersion Cultural Tour is visiting the City of Hamilton and join us for a Sankofa Journey of the African Diaspora sculptures, as... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

As is traditional, various Gombey troupes are making their way around the island today [Jan 1] to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with one troupe in St George’s and another troupe making a special visit to the Devonshire home of two centenarian sisters, Glorice Brimmer and Ruby Sampson, who were both delighted by the special performance... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Large Gingerbread House

Photos & Video: Large Gingerbread House

Cambridge Beaches recently unveiled their 2021 gingerbread house, with the creation requiring a long list of ingredients and three weeks to complete. The gingerbread house is currently on display in front of the De Shields Pop-Up Bistro, located in the main house at Cambridge Beaches. Depending on humidity levels, it is expected to be available until... Read more of this article

Toronto Star Highlights Actor Daren A. Herbert

Toronto Star Highlights Actor Daren A. Herbert

Bermudian Daren A. Herbert will see the second season of his series ‘Pretty Hard Cases’ hit television screens next month, and the Toronto Star has highlighted the actor’s experience on set in the lead up to the release. The story said, “One of the first things Daren A. Herbert did when he met Adrienne C. Moore, who’s one of... Read more of this article

20 Minute Video: Gombeys Celebrate Christmas

20 Minute Video: Gombeys Celebrate Christmas

As has been the tradition for many years, the Gombeys are out making their rounds, helping the island to celebrate the holiday season, with multiple groups traveling across the island today. The island’s preeminent folk art, Gombeys traditionally span the island on Boxing Day and other holidays with the groups growing larger through the day as Bermudians... Read more of this article