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Photos: Marsh And Guy Carpenter Give Back

Photos: Marsh And Guy Carpenter Give Back

Last week marked the fifth consecutive year of the Marsh and Guy Carpenter Community Giving Day, part of the companies’ larger initiative to give back to the community. This year, 77 employees are volunteering at the Matilda Smith Williams Seniors Residence and the Westmeath Residential and Nursing Care Home.Marsh and Guy Carpenter employees are... Read more of this article

Photos: Halloween Festivities Across Bermuda

Photos: Halloween Festivities Across Bermuda

Adults joined children on Friday night [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.Melville Estate has been a popular spot with many homes decorated and... Read more of this article

Photos: Cedar Hill Halloween Haunted House

Photos: Cedar Hill Halloween Haunted House

Ghouls, goblins and scary monsters were out in numbers when Calvin Simons hosted his annual Haunted House located at his Cedar Hill, Warwick property on Halloween night [Oct 31].Characters for the night are played by friends and family and Mr Simons has been entertaining Halloween trick or treaters for many years. Popularity of the event has grown... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: East End Halloween Event

Photos & Video: East End Halloween Event

The ‘East End Team’ hosted their annual Halloween ‘Fun For Kids’ event yesterday [Oct 30] at Ordnance Island in St. George’s from 4.30pm with children and organisers showing up wearing costumes.Halloween decorations adorned the area with organisers keeping the little ones busy with a fun castle, skin art and free candy giveaways including... Read more of this article

Photos: Thanksgiving Gathering At City Hall

Photos: Thanksgiving Gathering At City Hall

[Updated] Anglican Bishop of Bermuda, Nicholas Dill joined with other churches and community groups today [Oct 29] at City Hall in Hamilton to hold a special service to thank Bermuda’s “hurricane heroes.” Bishop Nicholas Dill said, “We want to thank God for bringing us through two storms and for Bermuda’s resilience and acknowledge and... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: BUEI Family Halloween Party

Photos & Videos: BUEI Family Halloween Party

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] hosted their Family Halloween Party on Saturday [Oct 25], with a number of attractions to entertain kids and adults alike at the East Broadway location.The parking lot was overflowing as crowds filed in to experience the holiday spirit with games, face painting, arts & crafts, entertainment... Read more of this article

Photos: J&J Produce Farm Pumpkin Picking

Photos: J&J Produce Farm Pumpkin Picking

The 5th Annual “Pick Your Own Pumpkins” was held on Saturday [Oct 25] at Astwood Park, with crowds starting to file in at 9am to begin picking pumpkins.Organisers J&J Produce opened their gates twice during the week with different schools sending groups of children to pick their own pumpkins.The field was decorated in the Halloween spirit... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Youth Library Haunted House

Photos & Video: Youth Library Haunted House

Children wearing all styles of Halloween costumes stood patiently in line when the Ministry of Community, Culture and Sports hosted their Haunted Youth Library on Friday [Oct 24] at 5.30pm.Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, R. Wayne Scott donned a wig when he joined a group of youth manning the haunted house taking part in thrilling the youngsters... Read more of this article

Photos: SPCA Fun Fair & Animal Expo

Photos: SPCA Fun Fair & Animal Expo

The Bermuda Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted the SPCA Fun Fair & Expo at the Botanical Gardens today [Oct 11]. Despite the impending arrival of Tropical Storm Fay, the weather held up for the event, which was well attended by both humans and animals.The Expo offered a variety of family and pet focused activities ranging... Read more of this article

Photos: Police Service Celebrating 135 Years

Photos: Police Service Celebrating 135 Years

The Bermuda Police Service hosted a lunchtime open air concert on Wednesday [Oct 8] in front of the City Hall steps in Hamilton featuring the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band led by Superintendent Ronald Campbell.All of the island’s police stations also hosted an open house throughout the day with many school and nursery school children attending.... Read more of this article