Video: Sunday August 13 ‘Good News’ Spotlight

August 13, 2017

Actor Earl Cameron celebrating his 100th birthday; Chloe Smith, Tashae Trott, and Phoebe Barboza being awarded Paget Parish Scholarship Awards, an eco-conscious baby and child store opening, Allan Douglas Jr. winning the Safe Hands Award, the CPAD Futsal Team winning a gold medal in Florida, and Andrea McKey winning a martial arts competition in Maryland were all some of the positive news stories from the past week.

In additional good news, the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Pan-Am Games was observed; Isaiah Richardson, Brieanna Samuels, Caitlyn Lawrence, and Linda Amaral received ABIC/PwC scholarships; the 2017 Bursary Award recipients were announced, and Dain Richardson received an ABICEA Award.

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In other good news stories, the BTA website was ranked as a top tourism website, world champion triathlete Flora Duffy was named Bermuda’s tourism ambassador, Bill Murray was “wowed” by Rebecca Faulkenberry, and fashion illustrator Holly Nichols released Bermuda-inspired drawings.

Other good news included Kim Lawrence opening an online zen crystal store, Milan Butterfield joining Leamington on loan, Coldwell being named the top office for island affiliates, Hewvonnie Brown being named Cricket Player of the Week, Hafid James earning his IFBB Pro Card, Freddy Hall signing a contract extension with Limerick FC, and Zeiko Lewis and the Red Bulls defeating Rochester.

In an effort to highlight some of positive news happening in our community, we supplement our standard morning and evening email newsletters with a special Sunday “Good News” email newsletter edition, and also produce a highlight video and article which strictly focuses on the positive news about Bermuda and Bermudians from the past week.

You can sign up to have the free newsletter delivered via email here, and/or access the links below. In addition, for those who like positive news, please feel free to visit our sister site, which seeks to showcase the best of Bermuda as well as provide information and listings for visitor related services.

Links to some of the ‘good news’ from the past week are below:

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