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Photos: Cricket 8 & Under Prize Presentation

Photos: Cricket 8 & Under Prize Presentation

The Tokio Millennium Re 8 & Under League concluded on Saturday with all the league teams playing their last game followed by a prize presentation to recognise the participants in the league. Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] President Lloyd Fray and Tokio Millennium Re representatives, Mrs. Kelly Creighton and Mr. Jose’ Miranda presented the participation... Read more of this article

Photos: Elliot Primary School Holds Reading Day

Photos: Elliot Primary School Holds Reading Day

Elliot Primary School held its annual Men’s Reading Day recently, with fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and men from the community attending the school to spend time reading with the students. Reading took place throughout the campus, as men and students could be seen sitting in the hall, on benches, lying on the grass, sitting under trees and more. Elliot’s... Read more of this article

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Ceremony

Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Ceremony

Senator Renee Ming and Constituency 1 of the Bermuda Progressive Labour Party hosted the 10th annual Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Award Ceremony on Tuesday, June 21 at the East End Primary School, celebrating eight students from around the island. The 2016 recipients of the Dame Jennifer Smith Future Leader Award were Cori Foggo [East End Primary... Read more of this article

“Kids On The Reef” Educational Programme

“Kids On The Reef” Educational Programme

“Despite living walking distance to the shoreline, many Bermudian young people have never seen the world just beneath the waves. With no exposure to the wonder and excitement of the ocean, how would Bermuda’s future generations appreciate their own big blue backyard?” – I Am Water Foundation. The Bermuda Zoological Society, and lead sponsor... Read more of this article

Disability Advisory Council On After School Care

Disability Advisory Council On After School Care

The Disability Advisory Council is requesting that the Ministry of Social Development and Sports “closely consider” supporting services for children with special needs or disabilities in Youth & Sport after school care. A spokesperson said, “While we as a community should encourage citizens to be upfront about their impairments... Read more of this article

Free Paddling Program Launched For Students

Free Paddling Program Launched For Students

The funds raised from the recently held Devils Isle Challenge — which consisted of a 40-mile race around Bermuda — have been used to establish a free paddling program for Bermuda’s youth. “We launched the program this Thursday, June 9th, with ten students from the Dalton E. Tucker Primary Eco Club who have been working on their... Read more of this article

Six Graduate From “Being In A Group” Program

Six Graduate From “Being In A Group” Program

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda [BBBS] held its first graduation on June 3 for the B.I.G. [Being In a Group] program, a subsidiary venture to its main one-on-one matching program. The six graduates included Charis Burrows, Armel Cann, Shabrique Henderson, Jahmal Hewey, Jayvyn Iris, and LaRoy Trott. A spokesperson said, “The B.I.G. program... Read more of this article

Clay Smith Organizing Summer Cricket Camp

Clay Smith Organizing Summer Cricket Camp

Well known cricketer Clay Smith is organizing a ‘Star Quality Summer Cricket Camp,’ with a number of activities to be available to the children in attendance. Promising “fun, fun and more fun,” the camp will run from June 27 to July 27 from 8.30am to 3.30pm each day at Cleveland [corner of Devil's Hole] at a cost of $125 per... Read more of this article

Stevedoring Sponsors UDP Junior Dance Event

Stevedoring Sponsors UDP Junior Dance Event

Stevedoring Services Limited, a subsidiary of Polaris Holding Company, demonstrated its support for United Dance Productions through cash sponsorship of tonight’s [May 28] UDP Junior Dance Company presentation, Young, Gifted and Black which is being held at Ruth Seaton James. Warren Jones, Chief Executive Officer of Polaris Holding Company Ltd,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Heron Bay Heritage Celebrations

Photos & Video: Heron Bay Heritage Celebrations

Heron Bay Primary School held their fourth Annual Heritage Celebration on May 23rd, with the annual event including a mini-marathon and a mini-parade. A spokesperson said, “The event began four years ago with the intention of extending the social studies curriculum outside the classroom while, at the same time, fostering school and island pride. “The... Read more of this article

Jaden Masters Named CP ‘Member Of Month’

Jaden Masters Named CP ‘Member Of Month’

Valencia winger Jaden Masters, a 13-year-old Whitney Institute student, has been named the CP Athletic Development Academy’s ‘Member of the Month.” A spokesperson said, “Jaden is a 13 year old student at Whitney Institute Middle School where her favorite subjects are Science and Physical Education. She is interested in studying... Read more of this article

Photos: St Georges Prep School Sports Day

Photos: St Georges Prep School Sports Day

St. George’s Preparatory School recently held their sports day, with the students taking part in a variety of races throughout the day. The school also took the occasion to thank their P.E teacher Catherine Godet, who has taught at Prep for the last ten years is leaving at the end of the academic year for the UK. “Ms. Godet has been the... Read more of this article