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KFC Donates Over $3,000 To BBBS Charity

KFC Donates Over $3,000 To BBBS Charity

Following a successful 4th consecutive ‘Halloween Treat Voucher’ Campaign, KFC raised $3,012 in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda after another year of selling treat voucher booklets at their Queen Street, Hamilton location. “KFC was excited to support one of Bermuda’s most noteworthy charities and delighted that they were able... Read more of this article

Police: No Major Incidents Over Halloween

Police: No Major Incidents Over Halloween

There were “no significant incidents of anti-social behaviour reported” over Halloween, the police have said. A police spokesperson said, “Police officers conducted high visibility patrols throughout the island during Halloween and overnight, responding to various calls for service. However, there were no significant incidents of anti-social... Read more of this article

Photos: Halloween Festivities Across The Island

Photos: Halloween Festivities Across The Island

Ghosts, scary monsters, princesses, superheroes and various other characters were out in numbers for Halloween last night [Oct 31], with residents across the island welcoming trick-or-treaters of all ages. Some homes went all out in decorating their properties and the ever popular Haunted House in Warwick had a stream of curious visitors throughout... Read more of this article

Princess Staff Donate Blood & Deliver Gifts

Princess Staff Donate Blood & Deliver Gifts

The Bermuda Blood Donor Centre extended their thanks to the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club staff who are part of this year’s corporate blood drive. The staff went to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital on Halloween, where they donated 11 pints of blood and visited children on Gosling Ward and residents on the Continuing Care, and did a ‘reverse... Read more of this article

Photos: Fidelis Halloween ‘Trick Or Treat’ Event

Photos: Fidelis Halloween ‘Trick Or Treat’ Event

Fidelis organized a Halloween ‘trick or treat’ event for the children in the West Hamilton area, with multiple businesses and over 200 children participating in the event. This is the second year that Fidelis has led this West Hamilton event. Fidelis’ Bermuda CEO Hinal Patel said, “Last year’s event had a positive effect for employees’ children... Read more of this article

Photos: St George’s Prep Halloween Parade

Photos: St George’s Prep Halloween Parade

St George’s Prep School hosted their annual Halloween Parade earlier today [Oct 31] with parents and families packing the school auditorium to see the wide array of creative costumes. Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain was also in attendance , and served as the guest judge. Related StoriesPhotos:... Read more of this article

Video: October 31st Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: October 31st Bernews Morning Newsflash

Minister orders daycare facility to be closed until police investigation is complete, RenaissanceRe to acquire Tokio Re, six cruise ships today, BELCO instructed by the Regulatory Authority to “initiate a rate review”, Aaliyah Nolan named Conference USA Offensive Player of Week, Ashley Fife joins Carey Olsen Bermuda, police continue... Read more of this article

Dress Up For Halloween At Destination Dockyard

Dress Up For Halloween At Destination Dockyard

People are being encouraged to get into the Halloween spirit and come dressed in their best outfits for the last Destination Dockyard event to be held on Wednesday, October 31st. “We want to see everyone, visitors, performers and vendors, dress for the occasion,” said Jonathan Tankard, CEO of PinkSand Entertainment, the organisers of the event.... Read more of this article

Policing Plan & Safety Advice For Halloween

Policing Plan & Safety Advice For Halloween

Police officers will be “patrolling throughout the western, central and eastern parishes monitoring the various Halloween related activities,” the police said today, adding that they “appeal to the community to do their part to preserve the safety and security of everyone.” A police spokesperson said, “Halloween is fast approaching... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

Photos & Video: BUEI Children’s Halloween Party

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] hosted their Children’s Halloween Party this afternoon [Oct 27], with young people from around the island taking part in the seasonal festivities. We will have additional information and a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video replay is below. The 9-minute... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust FarmFest

Photos/Video: Bermuda National Trust FarmFest

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda National Trust [BNT] held their “FarmFest” event today [Oct 27] at Devondale in Devonshire, with the event offering entertainment and activities including refreshments, game stalls, arts and crafts and more. Bermuda National Trust President Alana Anderson previously said, “We’ll be hosting game stalls, a haunted... Read more of this article

Govt: Be Cautious About ‘Marijuana Edibles’

Govt: Be Cautious About ‘Marijuana Edibles’

As Halloween approaches, the Department for National Drug Control said they “would like to highlight concerns about marijuana edibles, as this is a time of year generally recognized by both children and adults as one in which to indulge in sweet treats.” A Government spokesperson said, “As Halloween approaches, the Department for National... Read more of this article

Full Of Beans Halloween Spooktacular On Oct 26

Full Of Beans Halloween Spooktacular On Oct 26

The Full of Beans play centre in Southampton is getting set to host Halloween Spooktacular on Friday [Oct 26] from 6.00pm to 10.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Full of Beans play centre in Southampton is holding a Halloween Spooktacular this coming Friday! Entry of $20 per child includes dinner, face painting, Halloween crafts, games and a movie. We’ll... Read more of this article