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Photos: Students Take Part In “Great Debate”

Photos: Students Take Part In “Great Debate”

[Updated with more photos] The Pembroke Parish Council hosted “The Great Debate” today [Jan 24] at the Victor Scott Auditorium with Northlands Primary, Dellwood Middle School, Victor Scoot Primary and West Pembroke Primary all taking part. Adjudicator Akilah Beckles from the Bermuda Debate Society assisted and introduced the teams during the debates.... Read more of this article

Photos: Chain Reaction At CedarBridge Academy

Photos: Chain Reaction At CedarBridge Academy

CedarBridge Academy recently hosted a Chain Reaction program, which was designed to unite the members of the school and to empower them to carry the positive themes of the program back to the greater population. The event was a powerful, high-energy program in which youth and adult participants were guided through a series of experiential learning processes... Read more of this article

Photos: Ruth Simons Celebrates 100th Birthday

Photos: Ruth Simons Celebrates 100th Birthday

Ruth Simons was joined by friends, family, and political leaders on Saturday [Jan 17] as she celebrated her 100th birthday with a gathering at St. Mary’s Church Hall in Warwick. With children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren at her side, Mrs. Simons was also visited by Premier Michael Dunkley and Opposition Leader Marc Bean, who both stopped... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Celebrate Martin Luther King

Photos: Students Celebrate Martin Luther King

[Updated with video] Governor George Fergusson and Junior Education Minister Leah Scott joined former principal Dalton E. Tucker and the students of Dalton E. Tucker Primary in their annual reenactment of the March on Washington in order to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today [Jan 15]. Both the Governor and Ms. Scott walked with... Read more of this article

Photos: Little Learners Preschool “Snow Day”

Photos: Little Learners Preschool “Snow Day”

Little Learners Preschool recently held a “snow day” at their Woodlands Road location, allowing the school’s children the opportunity to play with “snow”, with the special day held as the children were in the process of learning about snow. The pre-schoolers were decked out in weather appropriate clothing including gloves,... Read more of this article

Photos: Ciroc New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Photos: Ciroc New Year’s Eve Celebrations

In order to bring in the new year with style, 441 Productions held ‘Ciroc the New Year’ at Pier 6 in Hamilton on New Year’s Eve, with celebrants enjoying the party atmosphere. Elsewhere on the island, people celebrated in St. George’s with music, dancing, the Onion Drop, fireworks, and more, while Gombeys officially welcomed... Read more of this article

Photos: Police Serve Lunch At Nursing Home

Photos: Police Serve Lunch At Nursing Home

Officers from the Bermuda Police Service Serious Crime Unit converged on the Francis Telford Nursing Home in Paget last week Wednesday [Dec 17], carrying gifts and food made for the seniors’ lunch.Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police James Howard said, “I’m with the Serious Crime Unit here at the Francis Telford Nursing Home and... Read more of this article

Photos: Catlin Charity Christmas Tree Winners

Photos: Catlin Charity Christmas Tree Winners

The Washington Mall has been looking extra festive, as a number of sporting groups teamed up to decorate Christmas trees in the Mall in this year’s friendly competition, with the Bermuda Football Association being named the winner,  North Village Community Club placing second, while the Bermuda Hockey Federation placed third. Located in the new... Read more of this article

Photos: Christingle Service At St Johns Church

Photos: Christingle Service At St Johns Church

Christingle, a Christmas celebration, was held today [Dec 20] at St Johns Anglican Church in Pembroke with the event kicking off at 4pm led by Brother Wayne Hackman and included singing of hymns, a short movie, the lighting of candles and prayer. Some children came dressed as their favourite nativity character and everyone was treated to free food and... Read more of this article

Photos: “30 Lives/30 Minutes Of Solidarity”

Photos: “30 Lives/30 Minutes Of Solidarity”

Members of the Mt. Zion AME Church, along with others, staged “30/30 Thursday: 30 Lives/30 Minutes of Solidarity: Die-In Event” at 12.00pm today [Dec 18], bringing the community together in order to protest against gun violence in Bermuda. Saying that since 2003 Bermuda has lost 30 young men to gun violence, the Church said they will stage the “Community... Read more of this article


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