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Sept 20: HPYSP To Host Movie Night Fundraiser

Sept 20: HPYSP To Host Movie Night Fundraiser

The Hamilton Parish Youth Soccer Program [HPYSP] is getting set to present a “Movie Night” fundraiser event on Friday, September 20 at the Francis Patton school hall, with screenings of two films to take place. The films to be shown include Incredibles 2 at 6.30pm, followed by Captain Marvel at 8.30pm. Trailer for Incredibles 2Trailer for Captain... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Back To School Extravaganza

Photos & Video: Back To School Extravaganza

[Updated] The Caines Brothers in conjunction with Five Star Barbershop are hosting their 7th annual “Back to School Extravaganza” today [Sept 9] at the Heritage Worship Centre Hall on Dundonald Street, offering complimentary haircuts for boys and hair braiding for girls.The theme for the Extravaganza this year is “Be Brave, Be Bold, Be You”... Read more of this article

Library Fines Amnesty To Help Centre For Abuse

Library Fines Amnesty To Help Centre For Abuse

Held to coincide with the start of the new school year since 1987, September is Library Card Sign-up Month, And the Bermuda National Library is this month joining with libraries worldwide to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is a young person’s first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning. As... Read more of this article

“Back 2 School Extravaganza” On September 9

“Back 2 School Extravaganza” On September 9

The Caines Brothers in conjunction with Five Star Barbershop are getting set to present their 7th annual “Back to School Extravaganza” on Monday, September 9 from 8.00am to 6.00pm at the Heritage Worship Centre Hall on Dundonald Street. A spokesperson said, “This year the Caines’ Brothers in conjunction with Five Star Barbershop are presenting... Read more of this article

Colonial Mobilising To Help Hurricane Victims

Colonial Mobilising To Help Hurricane Victims

The Colonial Group International said they are “closely monitoring the impact of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas and positioning staff and resources to help people in need. “The hurricane is clearly a massive catastrophe for the Bahamas, particularly for the residents of Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands, which were subjected to the worst... Read more of this article

Potluck Dinner In Aid Of Unai’ah Ball On Sept 27

Potluck Dinner In Aid Of Unai’ah Ball On Sept 27

[Written by Don Burgess] A potluck dinner will be held to help raise funds for a teenage girl who suffered a brain hemorrhage. In July, Unai’ah Ball, 13, was taken to King Edward Memorial Hospital as she said she was suffering from severe headaches. After passing out in front of the hospital staff, she flew to Boston’s Children’s Hospital... Read more of this article

BF&M Donates To Red Cross To Help Bahamas

BF&M Donates To Red Cross To Help Bahamas

BF&M has made a substantial donation to the Red Cross to help those affected by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. Dorian — a Category 5 hurricane described as one of the most intense storm on record to make landfall anywhere in the North Atlantic Ocean Basin — slammed the Bahamas leaving at least 5 people dead and causing catastrophic... Read more of this article

PALS Mad Hair Day Set For September 27

PALS Mad Hair Day Set For September 27

It’s almost time to start sporting those wild and crazy hairstyles again! So break out your wigs, bows, gels, spiking glue and dyes because Bermuda’s cancer support charity is gearing up for its major fundraiser of the year, the eighth annual Mad Hair Day being held on September 27. PALS wants schools, businesses and groups of individuals... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Donates $10,000 To OutBermuda

Clarien Bank Donates $10,000 To OutBermuda

Saying it is part of their “ongoing commitment to Diversity & Inclusion,” Clarien announced that it has donated $10,000 to OUTBermuda, a registered charity which supports the LGBTQ community in Bermuda. “Starting in October, the bank will introduce several new Diversity & Inclusion [D&I] initiatives internally to increase... Read more of this article

Ride-Out Organisers Remind Of Permits

Ride-Out Organisers Remind Of Permits

With more than 100 custom and classic motorbikes and cars already registered for the Scooter Mart Bermuda Charge Charity Ride-Out this Sunday [Sept 1], organisers have issued an advisory notice reminding participants to arrange their One Day Casual permit for any vehicle that is not normally authorised for the road. A spokesperson said, “Participants... Read more of this article

Chewstick To Hold Open Mic Session On Sept 14

Chewstick To Hold Open Mic Session On Sept 14

Chewstick will be holding an open mic jam session at Blue Waters Anglers Club on September 14, with part proceeds going to help fund Bermudian Yassine Chentouf’s ongoing participation with the Up With People.troupe Every year US-based Up with People brings together almost one hundred college-aged participants from more than 20 countries for a multi-continent... Read more of this article

BMA Food Drive Benefits Eliza Dolittle Society

BMA Food Drive Benefits Eliza Dolittle Society

Staff from the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] recently participated in a food drive campaign and dress down denim day to benefit The Eliza DoLittle Society, a local charity whose aim is to provide healthy solutions to those living in Bermuda who do not have reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. BMA staff donated... Read more of this article

Otis Redding III To Appear At Local Fundraiser

Otis Redding III To Appear At Local Fundraiser

American singer Otis Redding III, who inherited his legendary father’s name and rich vocal delivery, will be headlining a fundraiser for Bermuda’s Family Centre next month. The entertainer shot to fame in the chart-topping 1980s/1990s funk, soul and disco band The Reddings, but in recent years has introduced many of his father’s classic... Read more of this article