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Co-Parenting Mediation Council Members

Co-Parenting Mediation Council Members

Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Pat Gordon-Pamplin announced the members of the Co-Parenting Mediation Council today [July 27] saying she is confident they will carry out the purpose of the Council very well and “this will help lead to better outcomes for those children who are affected by parental disputes.” The Minister said,... Read more of this article

Family Centre: “Treat Each Other With Respect”

Family Centre: “Treat Each Other With Respect”

“Increased unemployment in Bermuda is causing more and more families to struggle financially, but we cannot forget parental responsibility and the importance of paying attention to what is going on in the lives of our children,” said Executive Director of Family Centre Martha Dismont. Director of Services at Family Centre, Dr. Sandy DeSilva... Read more of this article

Family Centre Celebrates 25th With A Telethon

Family Centre Celebrates 25th With A Telethon

Family Centre today announced that it will commemorate the 25th anniversary of providing counselling and prevention services to Bermuda’s families by hosting the Children Come First Telethon, on November 18, 2015. Executive Director and Founder of Family Centre, Martha Dismont commented: “We are very excited to host the Children Come First Telethon,... Read more of this article

Photos: Somerset Wins Annual Mini Cup Match

Photos: Somerset Wins Annual Mini Cup Match

In what could be taken as a good omen by some locals who are fans of the red and blue, Somerset won the 2015 Mini Cup Match this afternoon [July 21], which was hosted by the Department of Youth and Sports at the North Field of the National Sports Centre in Devonshire. Somerset defeated the St. George’s team with a score of 86 for 3. Top scorer for... Read more of this article

Andrew Bascome Named Hero By 10-Year-Old

Andrew Bascome Named Hero By 10-Year-Old

Bermuda’s Emerging Professionals [BEPRO] announced the winners of its first-ever National Heroes Day Writing Competition; with Steven Manderson placing first,  William Tanglao placing second and Kyle Cash placing third. The competition asked primary six students Island-wide to answer the question, “What does being a Bermudian hero mean to you?”... Read more of this article

Pacers Track Club Win Medals In Canada Meet

Pacers Track Club Win Medals In Canada Meet

This past weekend, the Bermuda Pacers Track Club competed in the fifth Flying Angels International Classic Track Meet at Terry Fox Stadium in Canada. Of the 19 athletes competing, 17 were making their first appearance for the club at an international meet. At the conclusion of the meet, the athletes won 12 individual medals and 1 in the sprint medley... Read more of this article

Court: Father Admits Assaulting 6-Yr-Old Son

Court: Father Admits Assaulting 6-Yr-Old Son

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [July 8], a 36-year-old man pleaded guilty to unlawfully assaulting another person and causing bodily harm on 6th July 2015. The person assaulted was his six year old son. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo ordered a Social Inquiry Report with a psychological assessment, adjourned the matter to 25th August, and granted him... Read more of this article

Pacers Track Club Fly To Compete In Canada

Pacers Track Club Fly To Compete In Canada

This weekend 19 members of the Bermuda Pacers Track Club will compete in the 5th Annual Flying Angels International Track Classic at the Terry Fox Stadium in Chinguacousy Park, in Ontario Canada. The team will be leaving today [July 2] and will return on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. The track meet will take place on Saturday, July 4th and Sunday July 5th,... Read more of this article

Youth Footballers Head To Ohio Tournament

Youth Footballers Head To Ohio Tournament

Under 9 and Under 11 teams from the Hamilton Parish Youth Soccer Program [HPYSP] left Bermuda today [July 1] to participate in the Adidas Continental Cup in Cleveland, Ohio from July 2 through July 5. The Hamilton Parish youth teams have previously participated in the Adidas Continental Cup in Ohio and the Disney Cup in Orlando, and stand as former... Read more of this article

Minister: Ensuring Safety For Children At Camps

Minister: Ensuring Safety For Children At Camps

[Updated with video] Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, Pat Gordon–Pamplin today announced the  “The Safe Camp Committee” — with representatives from The Department of Child and Family Services, Youth and Sport, Child Development, Environmental Health, The Family Centre and The Coalition for the Protection of Children — which... Read more of this article

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