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Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

The Salvation Army has extended their thanks to the community for “giving and assisting in so many ways” saying that “together, we have made a difference in the lives of over 3,000 people during Christmas.” Major Sandra Stokes said, “The assistance that The Salvation Army provides at Christmas and throughout the year is a direct... Read more of this article

Chef Chiko Feeds Hundreds & Raises Funds

Chef Chiko Feeds Hundreds & Raises Funds

The fourth annual Chiko’s Smokey Rub Christmas Charity Event took place on Sunday, December 23, with the event feeding over 800 people while also raising $2,409.05 to assist a woman suffering with an autoimmune disease. A spokesperson said, “Jahnikia Lightbourne suffers with Lupus SLE, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Avascular Necrosis. She has seen... Read more of this article

Generation Next Thanks Sponsors & Volunteers

Generation Next Thanks Sponsors & Volunteers

Generation Next has thanked the sponsors and volunteers of their inaugural Christmas Food Hamper Giveaway to families in need and seniors during the holiday season. Eron Hill said, “Over this past holiday season, Generation Next had the pleasure of launching our inaugural Christmas Food Hamper Giveaway. “Thanks to our sponsors and volunteers,... Read more of this article

Princess Provides Christmas Meal For BPS

Princess Provides Christmas Meal For BPS

Hamilton Princess General Manager Timothy Morrison and a team of staff provided a Christmas meal for staff at the Hamilton Police Station on Christmas Day.A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service received a special treat on Christmas Day when the staff from the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club, under the leadership of General Manager... Read more of this article

Kirkpatrick & Bashir ‘Christmas In The Highlands’

Kirkpatrick & Bashir ‘Christmas In The Highlands’

[Written by Nadia Laws] Local filmmakers Andrew Kirkpatrick and Nhuri Bashir are ending 2018 on a high note, after recently taking part in an overseas production of the holiday movie ‘Christmas In The Highlands’. Andrew and Nhuri, of Burnt House Productions, flew more than 5,000 miles to Angus, a region in the east of Scotland, where they lent... Read more of this article

ABIR Companies Give Back Over Festive Season

ABIR Companies Give Back Over Festive Season

With the holidays in full swing, it’s the season to enjoy time with friends and family, and many in the island’s international insurance and reinsurance industry are taking time to give back to the community. Kevin O’Donnell, President and CEO of RenaissanceRe Holdings and current Chair of ABIR said, “ABIR’s most significant contribution... Read more of this article

Photos: 2018 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

Photos: 2018 Christmas Day At Elbow Beach

Large crowds of people made their way to Elbow Beach in Paget to celebrate Christmas today [December 25], spending the day socializing, swimming and celebrating on one of Bermuda’s most popular beaches.The annual Christmas get together is a long standing tradition, and usually sees many of the the participants getting into the festive spirit, sporting... Read more of this article

Photos: Dowling’s Christmas Community Event

Photos: Dowling’s Christmas Community Event

The Dowling family were joined by family members, friends and community volunteers today [Dec 25], as they held their Dowling’s Marine & Auto Service Christmas meal giveaway for the community. Setting up at their Penno’s Drive, St. George’s location this morning, Garon Dowling said the idea was spearheaded by his dad, George a... Read more of this article

Photos: Icing Sugar Christmas Decorations

Photos: Icing Sugar Christmas Decorations

The Sylvia Richardson Care Facility is showcasing a Christmas display in its lobby, a creation made entirely of icing sugar by Chef Jerry Callender. Administrator Angela Brangman told Bernews, “Every year, Mr. Callender makes the display out of icing sugar and he forms all the buildings and characters, adding his little special touch to everything. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Christmas Parades & Events

Photos: Bermuda Christmas Parades & Events

Festivities have been taking place on the island throughout the holiday season, with the photo slideshows below capturing some of the moments enjoyed by people across the island as they celebrated Christmas. The slideshows include photos of the Christmas Boat Parade Viewing Village, Hamilton Princess’ Christmas Market, the Hamilton Christmas Boat... Read more of this article

Videos: 2018 Christmas Holiday In Bermuda

Videos: 2018 Christmas Holiday In Bermuda

As people celebrate Christmas Day across the island today, take a look back as some of the holiday festivities including the Hamilton and St George’s Christmas Boat Parades, the Bermuda National Trust Christmas Walkabout, the Hamilton Princess gingerbread house, the Dockyard tree lighting, Santa Claus visiting St. George’s, the Salvation Army... Read more of this article

Holiday Season Garbage Collection Schedule

Holiday Season Garbage Collection Schedule

The Ministry of Public Works is advising of the following changes in garbage collection due to the Christmas Day, Boxing day, and New Year’s day holidays. The Government posted the graphics below online, saying, “Please view the following to find out more about your garbage collection schedule, Tyne’s Bay Waste Facility schedule and... Read more of this article

Police Traffic Advisory For Christmas Beach Party

Police Traffic Advisory For Christmas Beach Party

Police are urging the motoring public that are attending the Elbow Beach Christmas event to not block residents’ drive ways and entrances to businesses. Officers from the BPS community action Team [CAT] will be on hand to facilitate the free flow of traffic. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service recognizes on Christmas... Read more of this article