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Photos: Hamilton Harbour Nights Gets Underway

Photos: Hamilton Harbour Nights Gets Underway

The first Harbour Nights of the year kicked off last night [June 3], as Front Street was closed to vehicular traffic and the street came alive with crowds, street vendors, and entertainment. The vendors and entertainment on offer included food vendors, face painting, live music, Gombeys, the Coconut Rockets, and more. This year, Harbour Nights will... Read more of this article

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Huge crowds turned out at the National Sports Centre last night and today [May 30] for the Relay For Life event which concluded at 6.30pm this evening. Last year 124 teams signed up to take part in Bermuda’s first Relay For Life of event, raising almost $500,000, and this year over 130 teams have registered. The team based fundraising event helps... Read more of this article

Photos: 5th Annual Reading Day At Elliot Primary

Photos: 5th Annual Reading Day At Elliot Primary

Elliot Primary held its 5th Annual Reading Day today [May 29] which included a creative assembly where students discussed 15 reasons why reading was important, a t-shirt initiative, and men coming to the school to read with the students. The highlight of the morning was each student proudly wearing their creative, artistically designed t-shirt from... Read more of this article

Photos: Future Leaders Awards Ceremony

Photos: Future Leaders Awards Ceremony

The ninth annual Future Leaders Awards Ceremony was held last night [May 28] at the East End Primary School auditorium, with parents, friends, school staff, and supporters attending the ceremony, which saw exceptional students honoured for their achievements. Awardees included Jailyn Boddington and Naji Bean from East End Primary School, Maximilian... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade

Photo Set #3: 2015 Bermuda Day Parade

Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats and more made their way through the streets of Hamilton on Monday [May 25] as thousands of locals lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day parade, which kicked off in the afternoon, following the cycling and half marathon races. For all of our coverage of the Bermuda Day festivities... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: CedarBridge’s Multicultural Day

Photos/Video: CedarBridge’s Multicultural Day

CedarBridge Academy‘s staff and students recently celebrated their annual Multicultural Day, a tradition at CedarBridge Academy began in 2003, when Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Broadbelt, former staff members of CBA, introduced a celebration of the various cultures in Bermuda. What started as a day to dress in different cultures has evolved into a full... Read more of this article

Photos: Devonshire Preschool Sports Day

Photos: Devonshire Preschool Sports Day

In addition to their Heritage Exhibition, Devonshire Preschool recently held their Sports Day, with the island’s athletes of the future showcasing their skills in a variety of races and fun activities as parents, family, and friends cheered them on. The event saw kids participate in a wide range of activities, including races, playing with toys... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Onion Day Held In St David’s

Photos: Bermuda Onion Day Held In St David’s

Bermuda Onion Day was celebrated today [May 23] at Carter House in St. David’s, featuring historic displays and, of course, Bermuda onions. The event featured onion delicacies including onion and kale soup, onion quiche, sandwiches and more. Other items available for purchase included sherry pepper sauce, calendars, curried fish, and pulled pork... Read more of this article

Photos: Devonshire Preschool Heritage Projects

Photos: Devonshire Preschool Heritage Projects

The students at Devonshire Preschool undertook a number of projects today [May 22] in order to celebrate Bermuda Day, with the artwork coming together as the school’s Heritage Exhibition. The projects all had a distinctly Bermudian theme, including replicas of pink sand beaches, maps of the island created from a variety of materials, moongates,... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Once Upon A Time’ Preschool Parade

Photos: ‘Once Upon A Time’ Preschool Parade

Preschoolers at Once Upon A Time, Chapter Two, on Woodbourne Avenue hosted their own May 24th Bermuda Day Parade recently. The class focused on recycled goods last month and decided to carry that into their Bermuda theme for this month by creating a parade mostly made out of newspaper. Classroom teachers Erin Simons and Tonae Tavares made the costumes... Read more of this article

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