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Photos: Bluebird Nesting Season Underway

Photos: Bluebird Nesting Season Underway

The Happy Bird Company has announced the first sighting of five bluebird eggs to start the nesting season, with hatching expected to commence within the next few days.A spokesperson said, “This unique bluebird box was designed and produced by university product design student Christian Chin-Gurret, who has added a novel feature by which the... Read more of this article

Photos: Ag Show Woodwork, Pigs, Flowers, More

Photos: Ag Show Woodwork, Pigs, Flowers, More

The 2019 Ag Show is getting underway today [April 11], with people arriving at the Botanical Gardens to enjoy the wide array of exhibits, activities and events available, including displays of plants, domestic fowls, pigs, goats, and other animals, baked goods, and much more. The three-day event will continue until this Saturday at the Botanical Gardens... Read more of this article

Photos: Poultry Exhibits At 2019 Ag Show

Photos: Poultry Exhibits At 2019 Ag Show

If you are a poultry lover, the Ag Show is the place to be, with a wide variety of exhibits on display as the annual event gets underway today [April 11], with people visiting the Botanical Gardens in order to enjoy the always popular event. The three-day event will continue until this Saturday at the Botanical Gardens in Paget, and we will have additional... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BHPA Spring Show Day Two

Photos & Video: BHPA Spring Show Day Two

The Bermuda Horse and Pony Association’s Spring Show took place at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street this weekend. Vee McKey won the 2 foot 9 inches Low Hunter Horse Over the Fence Class riding Matinee, Kate Furlong and Ravens finished second and Skyla White riding Caesar finished third.’In the 3 foot Adult Hunter Horse Over the Fence... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Seal Found In The East End

Photos & Video: Seal Found In The East End

[Updated] A seal was found in the east end this morning [March 19], laying in the vicinity of Tobacco Bay Beach. It was found by a member of the public who alerted the authorities, who arrived and removed the seal with the assistance of onlookers, who helped carry the seal up the incline. 17-minute live replay of the seal being removed:The seal was... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Dead Whale Washes Ashore

Photos & Video: Dead Whale Washes Ashore

[Updated] A dead whale washed up in the Devonshire Dock area this morning [Jan 23], with Aquarium staff responding to the area and removing the whale. According to people at the scene, the whale was seen floating close by the dock this morning before it was retrieved from the waters; Aquarium staff then removed the whale, lifting it onto a boat. Further... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda International Dog Show

Photos/Video: Bermuda International Dog Show

The Devil’s Isle All Breed Club 2018 Bermuda International Dog Shows got underway on Saturday [Oct 20] in the Main Ring at the Botanical Gardens. The two day event continues today with participants taking part in the show throughout the day. The 14-minute live video replay is below:A spokesperson previously said, “This is the club’s second... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Makin Waves Lobster Tournament

Photos/Video: Makin Waves Lobster Tournament

Makin Waves hosted their 21st official lobster tournament today [Sept 2] with approximately 100 divers taking to the waters around the island. The event was co-sponsored by Goslings, Maui Jim sunglasses and Spar Yard Marine solutions. The heaviest lobster recorded at the event was 9 lbs 8 oz. The 13-minute live video replay is below:Lobster Terriers... Read more of this article

Video: Beekeeper Relocates Bees From City Tree

Video: Beekeeper Relocates Bees From City Tree

Beekeeper Spencer Field, of Passion Fields, tonight [July 19] captured a swarm of bees that had set up house in a tree outside of the Church of God Heritage Worship Centre on Dundonald Street East. Mr. Field explained that the bees would be moved to a hive in a location a couple of miles away and introduced to a new queen. The access hole in the tree... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Paws To The Park Fun Walk

Photos & Video: Paws To The Park Fun Walk

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted their 1 mile and 3 mile Paws to the Park Family Fun Walk yesterday [May 12] at the Arboretum.Booths were set up with information available, walk registration, free giveaways and sponsors. Lots of four-legged visitors were on hand mingling and socializing with new friends before heading... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

[Updated with photos] The Science Department of CedarBridge Academy is holding their first annual Pet Pageant this afternoon [Apr 22] at the CBA North Courtyard. There will be a pet parade and pet photo booth, and the different categories include pet king & queen, smallest pet, cutest costume, best carnival costume, owner-pet dress alike, best-dressed,... Read more of this article

Photos: Tiny Octopus Found On Side Of Lionfish

Photos: Tiny Octopus Found On Side Of Lionfish

While emptying a bag of lionfish they caught while diving in the Watch Hill Park and John Smith’s Bay area, local divers found a tiny octopus clinging to the side of a lionfish.In a post on social media, Weldon Wade said, “What a discovery! When freediving and culling lionfish we spear them and sometimes safely snip all the venomous spines... Read more of this article

Photos: Fry-Angle Aquarium Society Fish Show

Photos: Fry-Angle Aquarium Society Fish Show

The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its annual tropical fish show this weekend at the Peace Lutheran Church in Devonshire. Sponsored by Sousa’s Landscape Management and Noah’s Ark, the event saw more than 40 entrants, with Dan Sharifi — the owner of Cichlids of the Americas, an internet-based fish provider located in Central Florida... Read more of this article