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DoH & LLL Join In World Breastfeeding Week

DoH & LLL Join In World Breastfeeding Week

The Department of Health [DoH] and La Leche League [LLL] will join an international campaign marking World Breastfeeding Week beginning on Monday, August 4, 2014. This year’s theme is ‘Breastfeeding is Normal.’ Mellonie Furbert, Public Health Nutritionist for the Department of Health and member of Bermuda’s Breastfeeding Promotion Committee,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Anglers Club Jr Fishing Tournament

Bermuda Anglers Club Jr Fishing Tournament

August 2014 marks the third annual Junior Fishing Tournament run by the Bermuda Anglers Club [BAC], an event open to all boys and girls aged 16 and under. This free tournament includes categories for both fishing from boats and fishing from the shore, with additional categories embracing children of all ages, allowing even the youngest of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Masterworks Camp Honours Dying Boy’s Wish

Masterworks Camp Honours Dying Boy’s Wish

In Foxboro, Massachusetts there is a five-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumour who has one dying wish – to receive birthday cards from all over the world –and young Bermuda students at Masterwork’s summer art camp are helping make that wish a reality. 5 year old Danny Nickerson was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma... Read more of this article

Island Teams Return From Florida Disney Cup

Island Teams Return From Florida Disney Cup

The three teams representing Bermuda at the recent Disney Cup held in Orlando, Florida have returned to the island, with the Boys U14 team sporting a particular glow as the basked in their tournament victory. The team won each of their matches by scores of 4-1, 3-0, 2-0, and 3-1 respectively, before going on to defeat R-B United SC 2-1 in their final... Read more of this article

9-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Near Drowning

9-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Near Drowning

The police have confirmed that the 9-year-old boy who nearly drowned at Admiralty House on Friday has been moved from the Intensive Care Unit to the children’s ward, where he is recovering in stable condition. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the victim of an apparent near drowning incident that occurred around 3:30pm Friday, July... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team Wins At Disney Cup In Florida

Bermuda Team Wins At Disney Cup In Florida

The 2014 Disney Cup International was held in Orlando, Florida, and attending this year’s event were three Bermuda clubs including Hamilton Parish, Dandy Town and ABC Valencia. Playing in the Boys Under 10 Disney Cup International Silver Division ABC Valencia went down 7 – 0 in the Premier Division Final to Esporte Clube, the Dandy Town Hornets... Read more of this article

Young Boy Nearly Drowns At Admiralty House

Young Boy Nearly Drowns At Admiralty House

[Updated] Emergency services responded to Admiralty House at approximately 3.30pm this afternoon [July 18] following a report of what they said was a “near drowning”. The boy — who police said is believed to be around 10 years old — received CPR at the scene, and was rushed to hospital via ambulance. The police confirmed that... Read more of this article

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Chatterbox Preschool’s Art Auction To Aid BZS

Students at Chatterbox Preschool have recently been making waves in the art world, thanks to their recent studies about the ocean. The result was a fantastic art auction, featuring art inspired by sea creatures found at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum, and Zoo, and the school chose to donate the funds raised from that auction to the Bermuda Zoological... Read more of this article

Justified Melodies Camp Set To Host Recitals

Justified Melodies Camp Set To Host Recitals

Justified Melodies Music Camp, hosted by Justified Group Limited, is getting set to host a series of recitals in order to showcase its current students, including Emma Butterfield, Daisia Jones, Dakota Tucker, Ethan Fox, and Ethan Furbert, all of whom range in age from 7-13. A spokesperson said, “Our first mini recital will be held in front of... Read more of this article

Photos: Little Learners Preschool Graduation

Photos: Little Learners Preschool Graduation

Little Learners Preschool recently held their year-end graduation ceremony, with a group of graduating students – each of whom will be moving onto primary schoool in the next school year – honoured at the event, which was held at Cathedral Hall on Church Street this past Friday [June 27]. The young students were outfitted with a cap and... Read more of this article


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