September 16, 2019

Archives for January 2, 2019

The Editor speaks: Did you make a New Year Resolution?

Maybe you made more than one? I didn’t. I used to and I cannot think of one I actually kept. The older I get the harder it is to break a bad habit and no one complains anymore, except my wife. Luckily, she forgets what it was that had annoyed her. One of our stories […]

Longtime Calif. swimming, water polo coach dies in kite surfing accident [in Cayman Islands]

By: Cam Smith, USA TODAY High School Sports A 63-year-old longtime swimming and water polo coach from California was killed in a tragic kite surfing accident on Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands over the holidays. As reported by the Stockton Record, Tom Downer, the proprietor of Bear Creek Aquatics and longtime coach of the Bear Creek […]

American Airlines’ new route to Grand Cayman

By the Caribbean Journal staff From Caribbean journal American Airlines has launched another new route to the Caribbean. The carrier has added a new route from Chicago O’Hare, with a new weekly service between Chicago and Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands. The new service, which will run through the winter season, will be operating […]

Cayman Islands: A game-changer for making your 2019 extraordinary

Inspired Lifestyles with Donna Statistics reveal that 80% of people give up on goals and resolutions (i.e. promises to yourself) within 3 weeks of New Years’ Day!  Be part of the successful 20% this year!   Pop the Cork is Available as a Lunch and Learn  Corporate Event Information on Weight Management Programs Coming in Next Newflash.  What […]

Scholarship at top Canadian School available to Caymanian students

PORT HOPE, ONTARIO, CANADA – Thursday, December 19th, 2018 – Trinity College School (TCS) is one of North America’s most respected boarding schools and boasts strong ties to the Cayman Islands. In January 2019, TCS will be travelling to the Cayman Islands to test and interview students interested in applying for a full-tuition scholarship for […]

Higgs & Johnson expands partnership in the Cayman Islands and The Bahamas

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, 2 January 2019 – The Partners of Higgs & Johnson wish to announce that Mrs. Francine E. Bryce (Cayman Islands) and Mr. Audley D. Hanna (Bahamas) have been admitted into the partnership in the respective jurisdictions as at 1st January 2019. Francine Bryce, who joined the Firm in 2010, advises on all […]

Cayman Islands to host international fishing tournament with over US$520K in potential prizes

Hurleys’ Media, Dart and The Residences at Seafire have teamed up to host Cayman’s most sought out international fishing tournament, Cayman Billfish Rundown, which will take place May 14 – 17 2019. This inaugural multi-day fishing tournament will have one of the largest guaranteed prizes of the region’s competitive fishing circuit with a guarantee of USD$270,000 in […]

Best travel pillows

9 of the best travel pillows right now By Rudie Obias From Mashable The worst part about traveling is… well, traveling. Nobody likes to spend hours sitting in a cramped space in between two strangers with little to no leg room. In fact, if you think about it, every flight or bus ride is the […]

An ice cave

Sleeping In An Ice Cave By Trey Ratcliff From Stuck In Customs PASSPORT GOODIES If you’re a Passport Member then you’ve seen about half a dozen of my videos from Antarctica. Here is a link to all the Passport videos published over the past few years and you’ll find them in there! DAILY PHOTO – SLEEPING IN AN ICE […]

CARICOM congratulates Haiti on anniversary of independence

From Jamaica Observer GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Irwin LaRocque Tuesday congratulated Haiti on its 215th anniversary of independence noting that the resilience, courage and determination of Haitians continue to be an inspiration to all. “This occasion is, indeed, cause for celebration, but it is also a timely […]