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November 2017: Top 10 Bernews ‘Photo Of Day’

November 2017: Top 10 Bernews ‘Photo Of Day’

Providing our readers with a look at Bermuda’s natural beauty each morning, Bernews features a “Photo of the Day” in our email newsletters, on social media, and in our app every day. Always popular, November’s top photos attracted tens of thousands of reactions on social media, and judging by the number of reader’s “likes”, the month’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

The Corporation of St. George hosted a night of celebration last night [Dec 2] at King’s Square with the arrival of Santa Claus. The evening featured entertainment and vendors and most importantly the children lined up to see Santa and tell him their Christmas wishes and receive a candy bag with assistance from Santa’s helpers. The 61-minute... Read more of this article

Video: Tree Lighting At Fairmont Southampton

Video: Tree Lighting At Fairmont Southampton

[Updated with photos] The Fairmont Southampton held their Tree Lighting Ceremony this evening [Dec 2] on their Great Sound Lawn ,with the Cornerstone Bible Fellowship Adult Choir treating the crowd to a performance of holiday music, before the Christmas Tree was lit up to bring a festive holiday cheer to the resort. The 22-minute live video replay... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Opening Of Farmers Market

Photos & Video: Opening Of Farmers Market

[Updated with more photos] This morning [Dec 2], the Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch, formally opened the Farmers’ Market at the Botanical Gardens. Minister Burch was joined by the Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown, and speaking before a crowd of vendors, patrons, consumers and Parks Department staff, Minister Burch said, “The Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos: WOMB Market For Female Business

Photos: WOMB Market For Female Business

In an effort to highlight, showcase, and support female owned businesses, W.O.M.B [Women who Own and Manage Businesses] recently hosted their first market for female businesses on November 29th at the BAA Gymnasium. A spokesperson said, “One of the main purposes of W.O.M.B is to provide opportunities for female entrepreneurs showcase themselves and... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: CEA & BEF Equestrian Shows

Photos/Results: CEA & BEF Equestrian Shows

The Bermuda Equestrian Federation hosted the CEA Regional Jumping Challenge followed by the BEF Jumper Classes 2017 events at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street. In the CEA Regional Jumping Challenge Kirista Rabain riding Just Pete had a double Clear Round finishing first, with Tyler James and You’ll Be Amazed second also with a double... Read more of this article

Photos: Submarine Drops Off Sick Crew Member

Photos: Submarine Drops Off Sick Crew Member

The island recently had an ‘unusual’ visitor, with an American submarine traveling into Bermuda waters to drop off a sick crew member that needed medical attention. The submarine traveled close to the island, and then a local pilot boat went out to pick up the sick crew member, who was then transported to the island. Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Hannover Re Running Race

Photos & Results: Hannover Re Running Race

Chayce Smith and Kristen Palmer are the 2017 Friends of Hospice / Hannover Re Walk/Run Half Marathon Male and Female Champions, while Darryl Herrick and Melissa Logie are the 10K Male and Female Champions, with Will Green and Anna Laura are the 5K Male and Female Champions. Smith was clocked across the line in 1:18:41, Tim Price crossed the line second... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Field Hockey Double Header

Photos/Results: Field Hockey Double Header

The 2017/18 Bermuda Hockey Federation League season resumed with a double header at the National Sports Center, with a total of 13 goals scored in the two games. Ravens 0 Mixed B Team 5 The Mixed b Team defeated the Ravens 5 – 0 in the opener, Donnie Moniz opened the scoring with a Field Goal in the 3rd minute, two minutes later it was 2 – 0 when... Read more of this article

Photos: BEDC Annual Small Business Awards

Photos: BEDC Annual Small Business Awards

In conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] hosted its first annual Small Business Awards recently, with the event hosted by Craig Tyrrell. The Elbow Beach Hotel’s Ocean Suite was transformed into a formal dinner setting with live fish and floating marbles as centerpieces. The packed room was... Read more of this article

Photos: BCA Interschool Chess Tournament

Photos: BCA Interschool Chess Tournament

Teams representing three schools participated in the Bermuda Chess Association’s [BCA] second Interschool chess tournament this weekend. Students from Warwick Academy, Saltus Grammar School, and Port Royal represented their schools at the event held at National Youth Library in Hamilton. After a tense final round on board 1, Warwick team A managed... Read more of this article

Materials Unloaded For Airport Redevelopment

Materials Unloaded For Airport Redevelopment

From May until mid-November, granular materials were unloaded at Penno’s Wharf and trucked to the construction site of the new airport terminal. The materials arrived in Bermuda on the M/V UBC Saika ship from Bayside, New Brunswick, Canada. Materials were unloaded from six deliveries beginning in May with the final load arriving in Bermuda on Friday,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Christmas Parade In Hamilton

Photos & Video: Christmas Parade In Hamilton

[Updated with photos] The streets of Hamilton are lined with people this evening [Nov 26] as crowds have gathered to watch the always popular annual Marketplace Christmas Parade. According to the traffic notice, the parade will exit Par-la-Ville Car Park then turn left onto Church Street, then travel south on Par-la-Ville Road, before moving east along... Read more of this article