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Archives for December 2017

Cayman Islands: Robbery on Smith Road Sat Night, 30 December

From RCIPS Just before 10pm Sat night, 30 December, police responded to a report of a robbery at a liquor licensed premises on Smith Road. Three men, two of whom were armed, had entered the store with covered faces and demanded cash. The culprits left the location in a silver-coloured vehicle. Shots were fired but […]

31 Dec Weather In Cayman

31 Dec Sun 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 as the high pressure system lingers over the western Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it […]

Orange weather warning in place as Storm Dylan bears down on Ireland [then to Scotland]

By Jack Power From The Irish Times Strong winds overnight on Saturday expected to bring ‘severe and damaging gusts’ Storm Dylan is set to pass across Ireland on Saturday night and Sunday morning bringing strong winds, with Connacht and Ulster expected to be worst affected. On Saturday Met Éireann issued an updated orange weather warning […]

30 Dec Weather in Cayman

30 Dec Sat 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours in association with the high pressure system over the western Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area drifting southwest. Sunshine just makes the day a […]

29 Dec Weather In Cayman

29 Dec Fri 2017 Weather In Cayman Synopsis Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours in association with the high pressure system over the western Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers southwest of the Cayman area drifting southwest. Sunshine just makes the day a little […]

Cayman Islands author’s book now included in Casemate Short History series

Guerrilla Warfare: The Revolution Kings by Peter Polack – Casemate Short History series Casemate Publishing has acquired the rights to publish Guerrilla Warfare: The Revolution Kings by Peter Polack for its Casemate Short History series. Guerrilla Warfare: The Revolution Kings is a compendium of prominent guerilla leaders worldwide including George Washington, Simon Bolivar, Mao Zedong […]

The Editor speaks and police officers locate three missing persons in one day!

A very Happy New Year to all our readers and we look forward to a glorious 2018. Everyone at iNews Cayman look forward to serving our readers even better. Let us know what you like what you don’t like and what you would like to see. We promise to look very closely at what you […]

Extradition wave – More US requests for lottery scammers flood in

Jamaican authorities are now in possession of “a number” of extradition requests, made by their counterparts in the United States (US), for persons accused of being involved in the deadly lottery scam. Justice Minister Delroy Chuck acknowledged, during a recent interview, that he was aware of the extradition requests but revealed that they had not […]

Senior’s Boxing Day Bash

On Boxing Day (Dec 26) many of Grand Cayman’s senior citizens descended on the First Baptist Church Hall for a sumptuous meal, lots of gifts and entertainment both organised and spontaneous. All was courtesy of the Rotary Club of Grand Cayman. Various club members waited on the tables including Her Excellency Cayman Islands Governor Helen […]

The View from Europe: The crucial importance of a new regional private sector organisation

17 December 2017 BY DAVID JESSOP A little over a week ago, private sector associations from around the Caribbean agreed to establish by June of next year a new regional body able to represent their interests authoritatively to CARICOM. The new organisation – a decision still has to be taken as to whether opt the […]