Tag: Christmas

Man Charged With Stealing 23 Christmas Trees

Man Charged With Stealing 23 Christmas Trees

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Jan 13], a man denied stealing 23 Christmas trees.. Ezra Barnett, plead not guilty to a chargé that on 8th December 2014, he stole 23 Christmas trees that belonged to the Shelly Bay Marketplace store. Mr Barnett was granted $2,000 bail and given a trial date in late April 2015. [Note: Due to legal reasons... Read more of this article

Two Men Deny Setting Christmas Tree On Fire

Two Men Deny Setting Christmas Tree On Fire

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Jan 6], two men denied setting fire to a Christmas tree that was outside Clarien Bank’s Reid Street entrance in Hamilton. 47-year-old Garth John Hayward of Southampton and 52-year-old Eugene Floyd Anderson of no fixed abode, both pleaded not guilty to setting fire to a tree next to Clarien Bank knowing... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox To Celebrate Christmas

Ethiopian Orthodox To Celebrate Christmas

Bermuda’s Ethiopian Orthodox Church is getting set to celebrate Christmas, with their Lidet Christmas Service set for this evening [Jan 6] at their St. George’s location. A spokesperson said, “Christmas is a major holy day in Ethiopia, where more than half of the population is Orthodox Christian. The celebration occurs on January 7th preceded... Read more of this article

Video: “Shameless Food Drive” Holiday Giving

Video: “Shameless Food Drive” Holiday Giving

For the second year in a row, a group of friends, working under the moniker of “Shameless Food Team,” set out into the streets of Bermuda in order to deliver food in the spirit of the holiday season. A spokesperson for the group said, “The food drive is an annual event that is put together by Andreas Ratteray, who can be seen on the... Read more of this article

Strong Police Presence For New Year’s Events

Strong Police Presence For New Year’s Events

The Christmas period passed with “few incidents of violence” police said today [Dec 30] and advised the public that the Police Service will show a strong, highly visible police presence for the New Year’s celebrations on Wednesday night and football games planned for New Year’s Day on Thursday. Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police... Read more of this article

452 People Enjoy Christmas Meal, $1K Raised

452 People Enjoy Christmas Meal, $1K Raised

Chef Michiko Campbell said that the “Chiko’s Smokey Rub Christmas Eve Charity Event” was a huge success, with 28 volunteers helping to provide meals to 452 people, while a donation box at the event collected $1000 to benefit the Eliza Dolittle Society. Chef Campbell started preparing all the food at around 5:30am on Monday, and thanked his talented... Read more of this article

Christmas In Bermuda & Around The World

Christmas In Bermuda & Around The World

[Written by Juanae Baker] Christmas is an ancient and sacred religious holiday which has been celebrated for thousands of years by millions of Christians around the globe. It is observed as the anniversary of the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, the man who Christians believe to be the messiah and savior of the world. But is Christmas only about Jesus? Well,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Welcomes Two Christmas Babies

Bermuda Welcomes Two Christmas Babies

This Christmas day was extra special for two families, with two baby girls born within minutes of each other late this morning [Dec 25] at King Edward Memorial Hospital. Germaine Darrell gave birth to the first baby at 10:26am, a girl weighing 7 lbs 8oz and 19.25 inches long who has been named Nevaeh Tnes Darrell, which is Heaven Sent spelled backwards.Some... Read more of this article

Photos: Christmas Celebrations On Elbow Beach

Photos: Christmas Celebrations On Elbow Beach

Large crowds of people made their way to Elbow Beach in Paget to celebrate Christmas today [Dec 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 the participants wearing seasonal attire. This year, Coral Beach &... Read more of this article

Photos: Christmas Lunch At King Street Church

Photos: Christmas Lunch At King Street Church

Bermuda CableVision teamed up with The Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist Church to host a Christmas Day luncheon for families and residents who may not otherwise be able to enjoy such a meal. This is the fourth consecutive year that CableVision is sponsoring the luncheon, which was at the Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist Church on King Street, with the traditional... Read more of this article


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