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Jan 20: Christmas Tree Collection In St. George

Jan 20: Christmas Tree Collection In St. George

TheCorporation of St. George said they “would like to inform the public that we will be collecting Christmas trees on Wednesday, January 20th, 2016. “We ask that trees are placed neatly in the same area that you trash is placed for collection, being mindful not to obstruct traffic flow.” Related StoriesSt George’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Post Holiday Dinner Held In St George’s

Photos: Post Holiday Dinner Held In St George’s

The St George’s Parish Council in conjunction with the Police Eastern Community Action Team and Kenny’s Kitchen hosted a community Post-Christmas dinner at the Open Door Christian Assembly Church Hall this afternoon [Jan 3]. This is the third consecutive year that this event has been held in the St George’s Community. Police Constable Terry-Lynn... Read more of this article

PLP Constituency 15 Host Holiday Hamper Drive

PLP Constituency 15 Host Holiday Hamper Drive

The Progressive Labour Party said they are pleased to highlight the successful hamper drive hosted by their Constituency 15 Pembroke East branch, saying that with community support they were able to surpass their goal of helping people. Area MP Walter Roban said, “Our goal was to assist approximately 25 needy families, seniors and disabled persons... Read more of this article

Video: Chef Campbell Presents $3,000 Donation

Video: Chef Campbell Presents $3,000 Donation

Chef Michiko Campbell’s annual free Christmas dinner event proved to be a resounding success after being held on December 23, feeding 651 people with the help of many volunteers, and raising $3,000 for Bermudian Kevina Evans-Santucci, who is battling a rare form of cancer. The 651 people fed exceeded the original goal of 600, with $2,000 raised... Read more of this article

Photos: Christmas Celebrations On Elbow Beach

Photos: Christmas Celebrations On Elbow Beach

Large crowds made their way to Elbow Beach in Paget to celebrate Christmas on Friday [Dec 25], with those in attendance spending the day socializing, swimming, and celebrating on one of Bermuda’s most popular beaches. The annual Christmas gathering on Elbow Beach is a long standing tradition, with participants often donning seasonal attire in celebration... Read more of this article

Gombeys Dance With Grandmother In Wheelchair

Gombeys Dance With Grandmother In Wheelchair

The Warwick Gombey Troupe made their Boxing Day trek around the island yesterday [Dec 26] stopping by the Horseshoe Road, Southampton area while on their journey. Long time Gombey fan Mary Burchall does not let the fact that she is in a wheelchair stop her from coming out when the all familiar drum beats can be heard in the neighbourhood.The 76 year... Read more of this article

Videos: Christmas In Bermuda Over The Years

Videos: Christmas In Bermuda Over The Years

Bermuda is continuing its Christmas celebrations in style today [Dec 25], with people around the island enjoying time with family and friends following an array of holiday-themed activities on the island leading up to Christmas Day. The 150 videos below give you a look at Bermuda’s seasonal fun, spanning holiday celebrations throughout the years,... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Christmas Decorations At Night

Video: Bermuda Christmas Decorations At Night

Some locals have decked their homes with holiday cheer during this festive season, with elaborately decorated homes visible from east to west featuring various Christmas-themed decorations such as bows, candy canes, elves, Nativity scenes, Santas, stars, gift-wrapped presents, reindeers and more. You can view our first set of photos of this year’s... Read more of this article

Video: People Gather At Elbow On Christmas

Video: People Gather At Elbow On Christmas

People are gathering on Elbow Beach today [Dec 25], spending the day socializing and celebrating the Christmas holiday on one of Bermuda’s most popular beaches. The annual Christmas get together is a long standing tradition, and usually starts in the morning, with the crowds swelling as the day passes. Related StoriesPolice Traffic... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Portuguese Presepio Nativity Scene

Photos: 2015 Portuguese Presepio Nativity Scene

The Presepio is a three dimensional representation of the birth of Jesus Christ, composed of figures arranged according to its designer and includes realistic elements such as houses, rocks, plants etc, which is prepared for Christmas. The creation of these works of art is a long standing tradition held by many Portuguese families on the island. The... Read more of this article

First Full Moon On Christmas Since 1977

First Full Moon On Christmas Since 1977

As Santa made his way across the world he was helped by the light of a full moon early this morning [Dec 25], which is actually the first full moon to fall on Christmas Day since 1977, and according to astronomers there will not be another full moon on Christmas Day until 2034.EarthSky report, “The December 25, 2015 full moon is the Western... Read more of this article

Governor George Fergusson Christmas Message

Governor George Fergusson Christmas Message

[Christmas message from Governor George Fergusson] This, sadly, will be our last Christmas in Bermuda – or, if it is not, we will be here as returning tourists, boosting the arrivals figures at the end of a year! Like many others, this year we have family members with us. And, as with others, this Christmas festival at the end of the calendar year... Read more of this article

Premier Michael Dunkley’s Christmas Message

Premier Michael Dunkley’s Christmas Message

[Christmas message from Premier Michael Dunkley] Hello Bermuda: As we join others around the world in celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, I’m delighted to extend heartfelt Christmas greetings to each and every one of you. The holiday season always serves as a time to reflect on what’s most important. And the importance of family, loved ones and... Read more of this article