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Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

Photos & Video: City Back To School Event

[Updated with photos] The City of Hamilton held a free Back to School event at the City Hall grounds this afternoon [Sept 1] in order to celebrate the start of the new school year, with a variety of fun activities and giveaways, as well as musical entertainment, refreshments, games and more. We will post a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Jr. Fishing Tournament Weigh-In

Photos & Video: Jr. Fishing Tournament Weigh-In

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Anglers Club Junior Fishing Tournament is being held this afternoon [Aug 19] with prizes up for grabs in several categories for boys and girls, which include fishing from the shore or from a boat and using a rod and reel or hand line.After a day of fishing, the young anglers made their way to the weigh-in at 3.00pm... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Marching Of The Cup In Somerset

Photos/Video: Marching Of The Cup In Somerset

Crowds gathered outside Somerset Cricket Club tonight [Aug 17] as the club hosted their “Marching of the Cup” event with team captain Jordan DeSilva leading the way riding a horse and holding the coveted trophy, celebrating their 2018 Cup Match Classic win.Following behind the captain were other team players, supporters, family and friends... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Summer Sunday At Victoria Park

Photos/Video: Summer Sunday At Victoria Park

The City of Hamilton hosted their “Summer Sunday in the Park” event this afternoon [Aug 12] at Victoria Park with MCs Ed Christopher and Power Girl. The 10-minute live video replay is below:The public enjoyed live entertainment, carnival games, fitness demos, dance troupes, the Gombeys, vendors, fun castles, prizes and plenty of food and... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Raft Up Held At Mangrove Bay

Photos & Videos: Raft Up Held At Mangrove Bay

The holiday weekend wrapped up with a raft up event at Mangrove Bay, with onlookers enjoying the sights of revelers taking to the water on boats, inflatables and more.Despite the cancellation of the Non-Mariners’ Race, hundreds of people showed up in order to enjoy the event, which included DJs aboard boats, making for a festive atmosphere for... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Party People Ent. Bacchanal Run

Photos & Video: Party People Ent. Bacchanal Run

[Updated with photos] Party People Entertainment hosted their “Bacchanal Run: The Non Marathon” tonight [Aug 4] with revelers taking to the streets with water, paint and powder, making their way to Bernard’s Park where the party would go into the night. The live video replay from the start is belowOrganisers said music would be provided... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Lighting Of Somerset Bridge

Photos & Video: Lighting Of Somerset Bridge

The Sandys Parish Council hosted a gathering tonight [July 21] at Somerset Bridge where attendees where able to see the Cup Match decorations on the bridge and themed lighting lining the bridge was turned on. Joining the Council was Somerset Cricket Club President Vashun Blanchette, John Stovell, a former captain of the Somerset Cricket Club Cup Match... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Cup Match Extravaganza

Photos & Video: Cup Match Extravaganza

The Corporation of St. George’s held a Cup Match themed event on Friday evening [July 20] at King’s Square. The event was hosted by MC Qian Dickinson, and included performances by Brittany ‘Brixx’ Cox, the St. George’s Dancerettes, Mitchell “Live Wires” Trott, Go Kinetix and more, with food and vendors also set up in the Square. A... Read more of this article

Photos: Future Leaders Closing Ceremony

Photos: Future Leaders Closing Ceremony

The Future Leaders Programme held their closing ceremony Friday evening [July 20] with students sharing their experiences as they celebrated their completion of the three-week academic component of the programme. The Future Leaders Programme is an empowerment programme for students aged 13-17. Through hands-on education, students are challenged academically... Read more of this article

Photos: American Society’s 4th Of July Event

Photos: American Society’s 4th Of July Event

[Updated with video] The American Society of Bermuda hosted an event at the Victualling Yard in Dockyard on Saturday [July 7] to mark American Independence Day. More commonly known as the fourth of July, the U.S holiday commemorates the United States gaining independence from Great Britain in 1776. The event saw recently appointed U.S. Consul General... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Holy Spirit Festival On Sunday

Photos & Video: Holy Spirit Festival On Sunday

The second day of festivities of the 23rd annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit took place on Sunday [July 1] in St. George’s, with people from around the island coming to attend. The day got underway at 2.00pm with a procession from the Town Square to the St George’s Catholic Church Stella Maris for a mass before heading back to the Square... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

[Updated with videos] The 23rd annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit got underway tonight [June 30] in St. George’s, with people from around the island coming to attend the festivities. Organisers previously said there would be performances by “Amelia Pontes, Jessica Frias, Michelle Tavares, The Travelers and Carlos Janeiro. Also performing... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: CedarBridge Academy Graduation

Photo Set #2: CedarBridge Academy Graduation

The CedarBridge Academy Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2018 took place on Friday [June 29] at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium. Students, faculty, family and friends filled the auditorium to commemorate the milestone in the students’ educational endeavors. The ceremony was attended by dignitaries including Minister of Education and Workforce... Read more of this article