Bermuda court reverses gay marriage ban

Same-sex marriages in Bermuda will be allowed to resume after a pause of several months that followed the enactment of Domestic Partnership Act. Bermuda’s top court has ruled that legislation banning same-sex marriage was unconstitutional, rejecting a government bid to overturn an earlier court ruling that reached the same conclusion. The ruling may still be… Read More Bermuda court reverses gay marriage ban

Old Bermuda photographs – Glass Lantern Slides by T. Enami & son Tamotsu in 1930s

1930s Bermuda photographs found in Japan! Shot by an unknown cameraman ca.1931-35, who was part of unknown group of tourists on what appears to be a cruise around the world. The slides are without caption or accompanying description, except for the T. ENAMI label appearing on all of them. The images were processed, printed on… Read More Old Bermuda photographs – Glass Lantern Slides by T. Enami & son Tamotsu in 1930s

Bermuda Shipwrecks featured on PBS once again

PBS’s recurring News Hour Programme has featured Bermuda’s shipwrecks for a second time during the Art and Culture segment. The topic is The Bermuda 100 Challenge, which is a joint initiative between the Bermuda Government’s Marine Heritage Section of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Look Bermuda and University of California San Diego’s Cultural… Read More Bermuda Shipwrecks featured on PBS once again

Bermuda America’s Cup officially comes to an end

America’s Cup Bermuda Ltd has begun final windup proceedings after completing a final audit. The ACBDA, the administrative team for the showpiece sailing event that came to Bermuda last summer, said it has completed all its objectives and come in under budget. Chairman Peter Durhager, who noted many people predicted Bermuda would not meet the… Read More Bermuda America’s Cup officially comes to an end