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Christmas Message From The Family Centre

Christmas Message From The Family Centre

[Christmas Message from The Family Centre] Family Centre Board of Directors and Staff would like to wish Bermuda a Happy and Safe Holiday Season. As we reflect on the year, Family Centre is very grateful to our donors, volunteers, partners and the community for your overwhelming support through a very challenging time in Bermuda and the world. Because... Read more of this article

Gift Giving At Residential Treatment Homes

Gift Giving At Residential Treatment Homes

Minister of Social Development and Seniors Tinee Furbert participated in the donation of gifts to some of Bermuda’s young people in residential treatment homes, which was held earlier this week Shane Outerbridge, Residential Treatment Officer, Minister Tinee Furbert, Mrs. Kristin Burt, Calshae Iris, Residential Treatment Officer, Sen. Linsday Simmons,... Read more of this article

One Bermuda Alliance Donates To Family Centre

One Bermuda Alliance Donates To Family Centre

The One Bermuda Alliance 2020 Holiday Giving Campaign has resulted in funds being donated to The Family Centre to assist those with significant needs during this time and into the New Year. “The Family Centre provides an invaluable service that mirrors the values of the One Bermuda Alliance strengthening families to create a healthier Bermuda... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Premier David Burt

Christmas Message From Premier David Burt

[Christmas message from Premier David Burt + Updated with video] This has been a difficult and challenging year. We’ve all had to do things differently – and many here and around the world are wondering, what will Christmas look like this year? How will we celebrate during a pandemic that has us physical distancing; not hugging, not shaking hands... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Opposition Leader

Christmas Message From Opposition Leader

[Christmas message from Opposition Leader Cole Simons] Good morning and Merry Christmas to you and your family from Rochelle and I, our family and from the One Bermuda Alliance. I’m sure you’ll agree that 2020 has been a year filled with unprecedented change. While we began the year with the presumption of living our lives in the normal manner;... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

Christmas Message From Governor Rena Lalgie

[Updated wih video + Christmas message from Governor Rena Lalgie] We started 2020 with worrying news. News of people we did not know; suffering in cities most of us had never heard of. When sometimes it seems like there is so much going wrong in the world, speaking personally, it can be all too easy to disengage. If there is one thing that 2020 has... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Somers Garden Christmas Lights

Photos/Video: Somers Garden Christmas Lights

As the Christmas holiday draws near, Somers Garden in St George’s has been transformed into a spectacular seasonal wonderland with holiday decorations and lights on display throughout the property.The light displays are extensive, providing the visage of Santa Claus, teddy bears, wrapped presents, reindeer, popular characters, snowmen, and more,... Read more of this article

Police Service “Give A Child A Gift” Initiative

Police Service “Give A Child A Gift” Initiative

The Bermuda Police Service Community Policing Division ‘A’ Watch recently held their annual ‘Give a Child a Gift’ initiative at Paget Primary. This year two deserving Paget Primary students – one boy and one girl – were chosen to receive gifts donated by CPD ‘A’ Watch staff. Back Row [left to right] – Inspector Markland Telemaque,... Read more of this article

People Asked To Become Blood Donors

People Asked To Become Blood Donors

The pandemic has “brought new challenges, with people in quarantine or isolation,” and the Bermuda Blood Donor Centre team is asking people to please consider donating. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Blood Donor Centre team is asking people to give the gift of life this Christmas and consider becoming a blood or apheresis donor,... Read more of this article

St. George’s Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

St. George’s Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] is advising of the following changes in garbage collection due to the Christmas, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day.Christmas Day: Residential Garbage normally collected on Friday, December 25th will be collected on Thursday, December 24th.New Year’s Day: Residential Garbage normally collected on Friday,... Read more of this article

Video: MarketPlace Deliver Meals To BCL Staff

Video: MarketPlace Deliver Meals To BCL Staff

In an effort to say thanks for the work they do, the MarketPlace team prepared and delivered holiday meals to the crew members of BCL. noting that “without our stellar shippers, the MarketPlace would not be able to service our communities.” MarketPlace said, “Our team prepared and delivered holiday meals to the incredible crew members... Read more of this article

Little Venice & L’Oriental Staff Donate Meals

Little Venice & L’Oriental Staff Donate Meals

Staff at the Little Venice, L’Oriental and L’Oriental Express restaurants decided the food and money that would normally go towards their Christmas staff party would instead go towards 50 meals for The Eliza DoLittle Society.Executive Chef, Danny Lim said, “Food is our most basic need, to think that there are families who are hungry... Read more of this article

Bermuda Themed Christmas Facebook Covers

Bermuda Themed Christmas Facebook Covers

As people across the island continue getting into the Christmas spirit, you can join in on the fun by using these Bermuda-themed Christmas Facebook and Twitter covers, as well as mobile phone wallpapers, to turn your social media profile and mobile device into a show of your island pride and holiday enthusiasm! Part of the Bernews network along —... Read more of this article