December 12, 2017

Archives for August 8, 2017

Florida Prep Jamal Walton continues hot stretch at World Championships in 400

By Cory Mull From MileSplit USA Florida prep Jamal Walton — a rising 18-year-old senior at Miramar High and athlete for the Cayman Islands — ran well in his first appearance at the IAAF World Championships, though missed the finals of the 400m after finishing fourth in London on Tuesday in the semifinals in 45.16 […]

Cayman Islands: Academy Sports Club guest players shine at Schwan’s USA Cup

In addition to the resounding success of the six Academy Sports Club teams who travelled to Minnesota recently for the 33rd annual Schwan’s USA Cup, five Academy players quietly shone as guests on other teams. Finigan Huffington Bryan and Adebayo Oremule played with Vardar Soccer Club from Michigan, managing to make it to the U19 […]

The Editor Speaks: Christians blamed for anti-Islamic rhetoric

I seldom read other local media reports, normally because I don’t have the time, but I was quite frankly wondering what to write about today so I went on a search. I have, of course, known there is some anti-Islamic rhetoric going on here over the appointment of Cayman’s new Muslim governor, Anwar Bokth Choudhury, […]

Resorts in Cayman Islands – Two Important things to keep in mind when preparing a Grand Cayman’s trip.

From bmsoutlet Cayman Brac is amongst the the best places to visit in case you are after a dynamic Caribbean holiday. It is more rugged than Little Cayman, with only a few beaches. The draw on the Brac, since it is known locally, is definitely the diving and hiking available. It can be around 80 […]

Latest Cayman Islands Permanent Residency Application Numbers

At the latest meeting of the Cayman Islands Permanent Residency Application held on August 3rd 2017 1 applications was approved, 1 was refused, 6 were deferred, 1 was withdrawn and was classified as “No Power” because it was out of time. There have been 26 approvals since the first meeting 11th May 2017. The Permanent […]

Cayman Islands MOT Scholars Networking Event

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (8 August 2017) The Ministry and Department of Tourism recently hosted the annual Tourism Scholar Networking Reception, bringing together past, current and new recipients of tourism scholarships. Hosted at Luca restaurant, students and graduates interacted with a variety of tourism partners including the Cayman Islands Tourism Association, Cayman Turtle Centre, and […]

Letter to the Editor

From Anthony M. Wright THE BAHAMIAN JUDICIARY HAS FINALLY RELEASED ONE OF MY CRIMINALLY CONCEALED FOR OVER NINE YEARS 4 PAGES COURT TRANSCRIPT FOR MY HEARING 12TH FEBRUARY 2009 BEFORE SENIOR JUSTICE JOHN LYONS to wrightmanthony, Azaria, editor, Elsworth, editor, me, Lucia, newsday, oecs, oecsgeneva, info, info, info, info, star, editorial, editorial, contact, sun, Gtgamer, […]

Privy Council dismisses convicted murderers’ appeal

By Azad Ali From Caribbean Life The London-based Privy Council has dismissed an appeal from a group of 10 convicted murderers in Trinidad and Tobago, who were challenging a decision to commute their mandatory death sentences to terms of life imprisonment and 75 years in jail. The UK appellate court in a 30-page judgement on […]

Cayman Captive Forum – Announces Keynote Mel Robbins

Cayman Captive set to impress once again with TEDX Sensation With only four months until the 25th Cayman Captive Forum is underway, the Insurance Managers Association of Cayman (IMAC) have been busy planning what is to be another impressive lineup of speakers. Known for being the world’s largest captive insurance conferences, Cayman Captive Forum has […]

Adult Entertainers kill man who changed their flat tire

By Andrew N. White International Business Times From Yahoo News Four women, believed to be adult entertainers, have reportedly been charged regarding a homicide in Missouri. Investigators learned the women were in southeast Missouri after advertising adult entertainment services online. Ponesha Taylor, 23, Brittany Curry, 28, Lauteshia Dotson, 23 and Johniesha Simmons, 19, from Nashville […]