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Six Students Earn Bermuda Arts Council Grants

Six Students Earn Bermuda Arts Council Grants

The Ministry announced that Naimah Frith, Zihaire Adams, Nalani Dowling, Ravi Cannonier-Watson, Gherdai Hassell and DaeLyn Saint-Surin were awarded the Bermuda Arts Council [BAC] Student Grants. A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr. the Hon. Ernest Peets and the Bermuda Arts Council are pleased to announce... Read more of this article

National Dance Foundation Scholarships

National Dance Foundation Scholarships

The National Dance Foundation recently presented scholarships to a number of talented local dancers with the recipients including Ava Joy Moreno, Rhianna Evelyn, Jaela Bean-Lindo, T’aja Williams, Vidya Cannonier-Watson, Arielle Lee Ming, Jasiri Minors, Zoe O’Connor, and Ravi Cannonier-Watson.A spokesperson said, “M.P. Crystal Caesar, J.P.... Read more of this article

Government Bursary Awarded To Taneesha Ottley

Government Bursary Awarded To Taneesha Ottley

This year’s Bermuda Government Bursary Award recipient is Taneesha Ottley, who is currently pursuing a Masters in Public Policy and Management at the University of York. During her time in Bermuda she has been working with the Ministry of Education, and Ms. Ottley says her ultimate goal is “to become a senior policy analyst so that she can influence... Read more of this article

Raleigh Recognized For Anti-Violence Work

Raleigh Recognized For Anti-Violence Work

Governor Rena Lalgie hosted an event at Government House on August 19 “in recognition and appreciation” of Raleigh Bermuda’s work in the community. A spokesperson said, “On August 19, 2021, Her Excellency the Governor Ms. Rena Lalgie hosted an event at Government House in recognition and appreciation of Raleigh Bermuda’s important... Read more of this article

Coldwell Banker Recognizes Top Performers

Coldwell Banker Recognizes Top Performers

Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty recently awarded five of its employees as top company performers, including Adam Birch, Rochelle Swan, Angela Hanwell, Rob Newton, and Mike Chlebek. A spokesperson said, “During a company breakfast held at the Hamilton Princess last week, Bermuda Realty Company Limited – trading on the real estate agency side... Read more of this article

Catherine R. Duffy Receives Fred Reiss Award

Catherine R. Duffy Receives Fred Reiss Award

Catherine R. Duffy has been awarded the prestigious Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2021 Bermuda Captive Conference. A spokesperson said, “Catherine R. Duffy has been awarded the Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding commitment and contribution to Bermuda’s captive industry. “A sought-after speaker, writer... Read more of this article

Four Recognized In Queen’s Birthday Honours

Four Recognized In Queen’s Birthday Honours

Allan Trew, Laurie Shiell, Dr. Clarence Maxwell and Jon Beard have all been recognized in the annual Queen’s Birthday Honours List. A spokesperson said, “Her Majesty The Queen has recognised the following people in her annual Birthday Honours Iist: “Queen’s Certificate and Badge of Honour awardees:Mr. Allan Trew – for services... Read more of this article

Whitney Roach Wins Mother Of The Year

Whitney Roach Wins Mother Of The Year

The Continental Society of Bermuda hosted their annual ‘Mother of the Year’ essay competition, with Whitney Roach winning the honour after Vida Roach submitted an outstanding essay about her ‘Bonus Mom.’ A spokesperson said, “On finding out that she had been chosen as the 2021 Mother of the Year, Whitney Roach, stepmother to Vida... Read more of this article

Skyport & Somers Isle Trading Win DFNI Award

Skyport & Somers Isle Trading Win DFNI Award

Skyport and Somers Isle Trading Company won the 2021 DFNI Award for “Airport in the Americas with the Most Supportive Approach to Retail.” A spokesperson said, “An elevated retail experience in the new passenger terminal building of the LF Wade International Airport has won a coveted award. Skyport and Somers Isle Trading Company have won the... Read more of this article

BTA Wins Two HSMAI Adrian Awards

BTA Wins Two HSMAI Adrian Awards

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] work promoting the island to travellers has been recognised by the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s [HSMAI] Adrian Awards. A spokesperson said, “Once again, the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] and TURNER’s work promoting the island to travellers has been recognised by the Hospitality... Read more of this article

Conyers Black History Essay Contest Winners

Conyers Black History Essay Contest Winners

Conyers announced the winners of the Black History Month Essay Competition, with Razeeyah Robinson winning first place, McKenzie-Kohl Tuckett winning second place, and Kaelyn Fleming receiving an honourable mention. A spokesperson said, “Conyers is pleased to announce the three prize recipients for the firm’s Black History Month Essay Competition:First... Read more of this article

Jonathan Dunlop Earns STEP Founder’s Award

Jonathan Dunlop Earns STEP Founder’s Award

Jonathan Dunlop was recently awarded the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners [STEP] Bermuda Founder’s Award. A spokesperson said, “Jonathan Dunlop, former chair Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners [STEP] Bermuda, of Butterfield Trust in Bermuda was recently awarded the STEP Founder’s Award. Well done “JD”! “We... Read more of this article

Minister Salutes Long Serving Customs Officers

Minister Salutes Long Serving Customs Officers

Last week, the Minister of National Security Renee Ming joined the Customs Department in observing International Customs Day. For the occasion, the department honoured 27 Customs Officers who have served 10, 15, 30, 35 and 40 of service, and Minister Ming presented awards to those who were celebrating 30, 35 and 40 years: Senior Customs Officer Pamelita... Read more of this article