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Westmeath & Dorothy Crane Homes Get Certified

Westmeath & Dorothy Crane Homes Get Certified

The Bermuda National Standards Committee [BNSC] announced the awarding of this year’s accreditation and Certification status to residential care homes and non-profit organizations. The certification of Residential Care Homes is a first for the island, an initiative spearheaded by the BNSC and collaborative partner, Age Concern Bermuda. Chairperson... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Ag Show At Botanical Gardens

Photos & Video: Ag Show At Botanical Gardens

This year’s Ag Show came to an end on Saturday [April 21] after three full days of people arriving at the Botanical Gardens to enjoy the wide array of exhibits, activities and events available at the annual event, which this year had the theme “Through The Ages”.The organisers previously announced through the generous sponsorship of AXIS... Read more of this article

37 People Certified As Guest Room Attendants

37 People Certified As Guest Room Attendants

Thirty-seven people, who successfully completed a Guest Room Attendant Program – a joint initiative of the Bermuda Hospitality Institute [BHI], Ministry of Education and Workforce Development, Department of Financial Assistance and Ministry of Economic Development and Tourism – were awarded certificates and pins at a special presentation. Held... Read more of this article

Cricket: Bermuda Win Warm Up Opener In Dubai

Cricket: Bermuda Win Warm Up Opener In Dubai

Bermuda began their ICC World Cricket League 4 warmup preparations with a match in Dubai taking on UAE Blues, which they won by 34 runs. Bermuda batted first and would score 294/8 in their allotted 50 overs, Stephen Outerbridge made a welcome return to senior National team duty with a knock of 83 falling on the final ball of the inning, while Janeiro... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

[Updated with photos] The Science Department of CedarBridge Academy is holding their first annual Pet Pageant this afternoon [Apr 22] at the CBA North Courtyard. There will be a pet parade and pet photo booth, and the different categories include pet king & queen, smallest pet, cutest costume, best carnival costume, owner-pet dress alike, best-dressed,... Read more of this article

Photos: Earth Day Expo & Glow Fun In Dockyard

Photos: Earth Day Expo & Glow Fun In Dockyard

The Greenrock Pre Earth Day Expo and 5K Glow Fun Walk & Run was held in Dockyard last night [April 21], with entertainment, vendors and more. In advance of the event, the organisers said, “This year our focus is raising awareness about single use plastic and in particular its impact on the marine environment. “We have identified plastic... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Cycling Grand Prix In Hamilton

Photos & Video: Cycling Grand Prix In Hamilton

[Updated with photos] The Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix, coordinated by the Bermuda Bicycle Association, is being held this weekend, with three days of cycling action winding up this morning [Apr 22] with the Hamilton Criterium. As a whole, the Grand Prix consisted of three bicycle races over a three-day period starting with the Hill Climb Time Trial... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday April 22nd ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday April 22nd ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Bermuda won two Champion Catalyzer awards in Turkey, the Bermuda football team defeated the Oakville Blue Devils, Faiz Shakir received the Chancellor’s Award in New York, Ryan Parris was named MVP at the Fred Kelly Awards, and Tyler Smith was named the SWAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year were some of the good news stories from the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Fashion Show

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Fashion Show

[Updated with photos] CedarBridge Academy and the Class of 2018 are holding “Pulse”, the CBA Annual Fashion Show, this evening [April 21] at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for the Performing Arts, and you can tune in and watch live below. Update: The live video has ended, and the two hour replay is belowAccording to the show programme, models included... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Butterfield Grand Prix Road Race

Photos & Video: Butterfield Grand Prix Road Race

[Updated with photos] The Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix, coordinated by the Bermuda Bicycle Association, is taking place this weekend, with three days of cycling action, and you can tune in live to watch this morning’s [April 21] race below. The Grand Prix takes place over a three-day period starting with the Hill Climb Time Trial which was... Read more of this article

$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

A total of $50,000 was handed out for young athletes as the 2018 National Junior Athlete Sponsorship Programme Awards Ceremony took place. Fifteen Sporting organizations were presented funding to assist their athlete in development or competition for the upcoming year. Kenneth Leseur from Bermuda Junior Golf Association was presented $2,765.00, while... Read more of this article

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Bermuda’s Tyler Smith has won yet another accolade, this time earning SWAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year honours, and also being named to the Women’s All-SWAC Tennis Team. In naming the Bermudian athlete the Player of the Year, the Southwestern Athletic Conference [SWAC] said, “Jackson State’s No. 1 player Tyler Smith won back-to-back... Read more of this article

Photo Set #4: Agricultural Show Exhibits & People

Photo Set #4: Agricultural Show Exhibits & People

The Ag Show is set to continue until Saturday after getting underway on Thursday, with people arriving at the Botanical Gardens to enjoy the wide array of exhibits, activities and events available at the annual event, which this year has the theme “Through The Ages”. The organisers previously announced through the generous sponsorship of AXIS... Read more of this article