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Photos: Earth Hour Celebrations In Bermuda

Photos: Earth Hour Celebrations In Bermuda

On March 28, Greenrock partnered with Waterfront Properties and a number of other organisations to host the seventh annual celebration of Earth Hour in Bermuda, bringing the island’s people together for both fun and raising awareness of environmental issues. The evening’s featured activity was a 5K Glow Fun Walk and Run through the City... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: CDD Programme Graduation Event

Photos/Video: CDD Programme Graduation Event

[Updated with photos & video] The Ministry of Community, Culture and Sports held a graduation ceremony for the participants [Group Two] in the Community Driven Development [CDD] programme yesterday [Mar 23] at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity. The CDD programme began in March 2013 under the auspices of the Department of Human Affairs and... Read more of this article

Photos: City Food Festival Features Food & Fun

Photos: City Food Festival Features Food & Fun

[Updated with video] The City of Hamilton recently hosted the fourth annual City Food Festival from March 16 to 21, with local chefs competing in a canapé competition, which was followed by a wine tasting and street festival. The Chef Competition kicked off the week of events with two preliminary rounds taking place on March 16 and 18 at Bermuda Gas.... Read more of this article

Photos: Wedding Services Highlighted At Expo

Photos: Wedding Services Highlighted At Expo

Orchid Nail Spa hosted the 2015 Wedding Expo on Sunday, March 15 at the Fairmont Southampton resort, with exhibitors showing off wares and services from a variety of wedding-related niches. The room was filled with vendors offering supplies and services for future brides and grooms to peruse with options including food and refreshments, formal wear,... Read more of this article

Photos: Festival Opens With Canapé Competition

Photos: Festival Opens With Canapé Competition

[Updated with video] The City of Hamilton kicked off the fourth annual City Food Festival last night [March 16], with local chefs competing in a canapé competition, hosted at Bermuda Gas and including prizes for the event’s top chefs. Speaking at a launch event held last, Bermuda Gas General Manager Judith Uddin said, “I am personally... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Outstanding Teen Award Winners

Photo Set #2: Outstanding Teen Award Winners

The Outstanding Teen Awards presentation was held on Saturday [Mar 14] at the Fairmont Southampton, with some of the island’s outstanding teens receiving awards in eleven areas of excellence. The evening’s winners included:Spiritual Leadership: Janaya Hall [female] and Andrew Brookes [male] Sports: Faheemah “Kyrah”  Scraders [female]... Read more of this article

Photos: Women’s Resource Center Open House

Photos: Women’s Resource Center Open House

In both recognition of International Women’s Day as well as to show off their new home and welcome changes to their services and programs, the Women’s Resource Centre hosted an Open House today [March 6] at their location in Charities House on Point Finger Road in Paget. The Women’s Resource Centre, along with the Centre Against Abuse, recently... Read more of this article

Photos: East, West Ambulance Service Launched

Photos: East, West Ambulance Service Launched

[Updated with video] Earlier today [Mar 5], the official launch of the East and West Ambulance Service was held at Clearwater Fire Station in the east end, with the Health Minister saying it “essentially changes the dynamics of how we respond to emergencies at either end of the island. ” Premier Michael Dunkley said, “Bermuda is fortunate... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Photo Set #3: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

The Pirates of Bermuda took a number of people “hostage” on Sunday [March 1] with crowds lining the Front Street dock to watch which hostages would be forced into the harbour. The hostage taking was all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages either saved by the paying of charitable ransom, or people could also donate to see them... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Photo Set #2: “Hostages” Walk The Spirit’s Plank

Around 53 “hostages” took part in yesterday’s Pirates of Bermuda event, with large crowds watching the fun in Hamilton Harbour. The hostage taking was all in the name of a good cause, with the hostages either saved by the paying of charitable ransom, or people could also donate to see them walk the plank, with donations for both goals... Read more of this article


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