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Video: BTA Spotlights Weldon Wade & Lionfish

Video: BTA Spotlights Weldon Wade & Lionfish

In the fifth of a series featuring ‘BTA Harvest Heroes’ for the 2021 Restaurant Weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority highlighted Weldon Wade. The BTA said, “Weldon Wade is helping to rid our reefs of invasive lionfish and is the Founder of an ocean conservation organization called Guardians of the Reef.”The BTA previously noted... Read more of this article

Video: Rev Beaman’s Inauguration Benediction

Video: Rev Beaman’s Inauguration Benediction

Reverend Silvester Beaman – a former pastor at Bermuda’s St. Paul AME Church – delivered the benediction at the inauguration ceremony of American President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris yesterday [Jan 20]. Introducing the benediction, Reverend Beaman said, “As a nation and people of faith gathered in this historical moment,... Read more of this article

Video: BTA Spotlight Tucker’s Farm Goat Cheese

Video: BTA Spotlight Tucker’s Farm Goat Cheese

In the fourth of a series featuring ‘BTA Harvest Heroes’ for the 2021 Restaurant Weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority highlighted James Tucker. The BTA said, “Meet James Tucker of Tucker’s Farm Goat Cheese. His delicious product is found in some of our favourite dishes at restaurants across the island. Plus, the goats are pretty... Read more of this article

KPMG Congratulates New CPA Professionals

KPMG Congratulates New CPA Professionals

KPMG in Bermuda is offering its congratulations to Ranisha Simmons, Ciara Rego, and Jahlae Outerbridge on the successful completion of their accounting designations. A spokesperson said, “The Managing Directors and staff of KPMG in Bermuda congratulate Ranisha Simmons [Chartered Professional Accountant – CPA Canada]; Ciara Rego, and Jahlae Outerbridge... Read more of this article

Woking Football Club Signs Jonte Smith

Woking Football Club Signs Jonte Smith

Woking Football Club has announced that it has signed Bermudian footballer Jonte Smith, who most recently played for Cheltenham Town. The club’s announcement said, “Woking Football Club can now confirm the signing of Jonté Smith. “The striker, 26, most recently played for League Two Cheltenham Town after spells at Oxford United and... Read more of this article

Video: BTA Spotlights Fisherman Delvin Bean

Video: BTA Spotlights Fisherman Delvin Bean

In the third of a series featuring ‘BTA Harvest Heroes’ for the 2021 Restaurant Weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority highlighted fisherman Delvin Bean. The BTA said, “It’s a passion for me to be a fisherman…to get up early seven days a week and try to catch a product to provide to the island.” – Delvin Bean. Celebrate... Read more of this article

Video: BTA Spotlights Farmer Manuel DeSilva

Video: BTA Spotlights Farmer Manuel DeSilva

In the second of a series featuring ‘BTA Harvest Heroes’ for the 2021 Restaurant Weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority highlighted Manuel DeSilva. The BTA said, “Farming is in Manuel DeSilva’s blood. Three generations of the DeSilva family work on the farm, growing and harvesting fresh produce for our island. Celebrate our island’s... Read more of this article

Video: Dr. Trimm On Good Morning America

Video: Dr. Trimm On Good Morning America

Bermudian Dr. Cindy Trimm was recently featured on American television show Good Morning America, where she spoke about “how to maintain hope after loss.”Dr. Trimm also recently released a video to mark the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr holiday in the United States, noting the impact and legacy of the legendary civil rights leader and urging... Read more of this article

Video: BTA Spotlights Spencer Field Beekeeping

Video: BTA Spotlights Spencer Field Beekeeping

In the first of a series featuring ‘BTA Harvest Heroes’ for the 2021 Restaurant Weeks, the Bermuda Tourism Authority highlighted Spencer Field of Passion Fields Beekeeping. The BTA said, “Today we’re spotlighting Spencer Field of Passion Fields Beekeeping Ltd. He’s helping to restore our bee population while producing... Read more of this article

505 World Championship To Be Held In Bermuda

505 World Championship To Be Held In Bermuda

The International 505 Class announced that their 2021 World Championship will be held in Bermuda from October 27th to November 5th. “Remember the America’s Cup? The 505 World Championship will be better,” Sail World reported. “The 505 Worlds is expected to attract competitors from around the world.” “The event is... Read more of this article

Video: Dr Trimm On Dr Martin Luther King Day

Video: Dr Trimm On Dr Martin Luther King Day

Bermudian Dr. Cindy Trimm released a video to mark the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr holiday in the United States, noting the impact and legacy of the legendary civil rights leader, with Dr Trimm urging everyone to dare to dream, and live the life of your dreams. The United States marks Dr. King’s birthday as a holiday each year, with Martin Luther... Read more of this article

Sam Williamson Wins Medals In Virtual Event

Sam Williamson Wins Medals In Virtual Event

Sam Williamson was one of more than 16,200 swimmers from 430 clubs that took part in Swim England’s Virtual Level X Racing. The opening event took place on October 23, with the event running through the end of December. Swim England launched Level X Racing to give swimmers the opportunity to practice racing skills in their own club environments in... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Jan 17th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Jan 17th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Aliana King was featured in a Redken campaign, the Pawsitively Purrfect campaign donated to the Bermuda SPCA, Dale Eve was featured in Spennymoor Town FC’s magazine, and MarketPlace announced the promotions of Mitchell Foote and Michael Cann to store managers were all some of the positive news stories from the past week.In additional... Read more of this article