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Photos: CedarBridge Academy Fall Graduation

Photos: CedarBridge Academy Fall Graduation

Over 70 parents and friends attended the CedarBridge Academy Fall Graduation for the Class of 2014, to honour ten students who went through the summer school programme to graduate this year. When the ceremony opened, Mrs. Kalmar Richards, principal of CedarBridge Academy, called each student by name — Na’twan Fisher, Andrea Knight, Shauntia... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Daddy Daughter Princess Dance

Photo Set #2: Daddy Daughter Princess Dance

The Daddy Daughter Princess Dance was held this past weekend [Oct 4] at the Berkeley Institute, bringing little girls together with their fathers, uncles, brothers, and other male companions for a formal evening of fun and excitement.The event included food and refreshments, along with live entertainment provided by Keya Fun Approach Dancers, Dancesations,... Read more of this article

Photos: “Daddy & Daughter Princess Dance”

Photos: “Daddy & Daughter Princess Dance”

Fun and excitement filled the air at the Daddy Daughter Princess Dance held on Saturday [Oct 4] at the Berkeley Institute where little princesses dressed in beautiful dresses and wearing tiaras were joined by their fathers, uncles, brothers or other male companions smartly dressed in formal attire for this fantasy filled night.Heart and Soul Productions... Read more of this article

Photos: Police Convoy Visits More Schools

Photos: Police Convoy Visits More Schools

The Bermuda Police Service continued their police convoy display today [Oct 2] as part of their celebrations of 135 years of policing in our community. Today’s convoy was smaller than yesterday, which involved over 28 vehicles from the police fleet traveling island wide.Some areas were missed in yesterday’s demonstration resulting in the... Read more of this article

Photos: PALS Mad Hair Day Participants

Photos: PALS Mad Hair Day Participants

[Updating] P.A.L.S. is hosting their third annual Mad Hair Day fundraising event today [Sept 26] with people across the island supporting the initiative. Schools, businesses, clubs, organisations and friends were invited to join the fun by donating $5.00 to wear their hair in a “mad or crazy way” for the day.A spokesperson previously said,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gospel Graffiti Competition

Photos & Video: Gospel Graffiti Competition

Now in its second year, the Impact Ministry of the New Testament Church of God on North Shore hosted the Gospel Graffiti Art Competition yesterday [Sept 13], with church members, friends and artists gathering to decorate the church’s walls.Impact team leader Akilah Swan explained that the idea first grew out of doing set design for a play, and... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Annual Bermuda Gombey Festival

Photo Set #2: Annual Bermuda Gombey Festival

Gombeys troupes across the island converged on the W. E. R. Joell Tennis Stadium last night [Sept 12], as the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs hosted the Gombey Festival. The event is held annually, with an aim to provide exposure to the folk art and traditions of the Bermudian Gombeys. We will have video coverage of the Festival later... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Annual Bermuda Gombey Festival

Photo Set #1: Annual Bermuda Gombey Festival

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs hosted the annual Gombey Festival on Saturday evening [Sept 13] at the Tennis Stadium, with the event designed to showcase one of the island’s most iconic and beloved traditions. Speaking before the event, Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Wayne Scott said, “The Gombey Festival is held annually... Read more of this article

Photos, Video: NVCC Education Centre Opens

Photos, Video: NVCC Education Centre Opens

[Updated] With Governor George Fergusson, Shadow Minister of Community & Sports Michael Weeks, and Jim Butterfield and Spencer Butterfield of Butterfield & Vallis on hand, the North Village Community Club officially opened their Education Centre yesterday [Sept 12]. A NVCC spokesperson said, “The Education Centre will offer a safe, supervised... Read more of this article

Photos: Montpelier Cleans Up Railway Trail

Photos: Montpelier Cleans Up Railway Trail

More than 30 employees from Montpelier Reinsurance marked the company’s annual Global Day of Giving today [Sept 11] by cleaning up a portion of the Railway Trail. The project was organized in support of Friends of Bermuda Railway Trail [FBRT], a non-profit group working to connect and rejuvenate the trail in partnership with the Parks Department. Montpelier... Read more of this article