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Photos & Video: Community Hula Hoop Event

Photos & Video: Community Hula Hoop Event

A community hula hoop event was held today [Nov 12] at the car park of the Shelly Bay MarketPlace, with a number of people — ranging from students to Governor John Rankin — testing out their hula hooping skills.The event was hosted by Hamilton Parish Constable Litanya Smith as part of the police community policing initiative. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Xtreme Sports Open Fun Zone Facility

Photos: Xtreme Sports Open Fun Zone Facility

Xtreme Sports Bermuda, hosts of the annual Xtreme Sports Corporate Games and Life Size Inflatable Sports rentals, have launched their permanent location, ‘Xtreme Sports Fun Zone’ in Commercial Park in St Davids. The Fun Zone features a 1,400 square foot indoor Nerf Gun arena accompanied by a 1,400 square foot indoor skating rink, a Slime... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Peddlers Porch At Somersfield

Photos & Video: Peddlers Porch At Somersfield

Somersfield Academy held its “Peddler’s Porch” event today [Nov 9] with vendors selling a large range of products including gift items, baked goods, used items, candles, hot dogs and more. The 19-minute live video replay is below:Today’s inclement weather did not stop the annual flea market sale from going on and the parking lot was filled... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Portuguese Procession of Faith

Photos & Video: Portuguese Procession of Faith

In celebration of the 170th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants in Bermuda, a series of events have been scheduled for this weekend, including the Procession of Faith held this afternoon [Nov 3] after a special church Mass at St. Theresa’s Cathedral.The Mass was attended by Bishop Wes Spiewak, His Excellency the President... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Holiday Community Block Party

Photos & Video: Holiday Community Block Party

In celebration of the 170th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants in Bermuda, a series of events have been scheduled for this weekend, including the Portuguese Holiday Community Block Party held last night [Nov 2] on Reid Street.Sponsored by the Vasco da Gama Club, the evening kicked off at 6.00pm. The event featured the Portuguese... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Children’s Reading Festival

Photos & Video: Children’s Reading Festival

The Bermuda Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated held their 20th Annual Children’s Reading Festival today [Nov 2] at Victoria Park in Hamilton. The 12-minute live video replay is below:The event aims to promote literacy by providing a free book to children from infants to P6. The day was filled with books, fun castles,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Halloween Festivities

Photos & Video: Bermuda Halloween Festivities

Adults joined children tonight [Oct 31] and got into the spirit of Halloween, dressing up in costumes and making their way to various homes and events. A few houses were decorated for the occasion with “creepy music” and sound effects to add to the Halloween experience.Ghouls, goblins and scary monsters were out in numbers when Calvin Simons hosted... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

Photos & Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] hosted their Children’s Halloween Party today [Oct 26] with activities, games and entertainment from 12.00pm to 4.00pm.Young people from around the island took part in the seasonal festivities which included a haunted tunnel, swashbuckling games, costume parade with prizes for scariest, most original... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Health Dept Celebrating Wellness

Photos/Video: Health Dept Celebrating Wellness

[Updated with photos] The “Celebrating Wellness: Healthy Ageing Starts Now” event was held this afternoon [Oct 23] at Victoria Park in Hamilton. A Government spokesperson said, “Since 2011, the Ministry of Health has hosted this event to promote healthy lifestyles through healthy eating and active living. This year’s theme Healthy Ageing Starts... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Destination Dockyard Fall Festival

Photos/Video: Destination Dockyard Fall Festival

The Destination Dockyard Fall Festival event was held tonight [Oct 20] on the North Lawn, Royal Naval Dockyard with vendors on hand and entertainment throughout the night.Host for the night was Patrina ‘Power Girl’ O’Connor-Paynter and entertainment included DJ Keem, In Motion School of Dance and Pyrocraze Fire Dancers. Lots of fun... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

Photos & Video: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

[Updated with photos] Rayquon Woodley-Smith & Tamia Place were last night [Oct 19] crowned Mr. & Miss CedarBridge Academy 2019-2020. Fifteen senior students vied for the illustrious crown and title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy at a crowd filled Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts. CedarBridge Academy senior girls Atiya Furqan,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Photos & Video: Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

[Updated with photos] The 23rd annual BF&M Breast Cancer Awareness Walk — which serves to help raise funds for the Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre —- was held this evening [Oct 16], with the event getting underway at Barr’s Bay Park, beginning with the BF&M Health Fair and continuing with a Zumba warm-up, the walk and then the survivor... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Taste Of Bermuda Tasting Village

Photos/Video: Taste Of Bermuda Tasting Village

The City of Hamilton in partnership with the Bermuda Tourism Authority hosted their Taste of Bermuda weekend which consisted of its annual bartender competition presented by Bacardi, a sensory awareness experience with a Dining in the Dark pop-up, a luxury harbourside picnic event and a flair bartending masterclass. The weekend’s activities culminated... Read more of this article