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Archives for January 30, 2019

Cayman Islands: Water-related death at Cemetery Beach, 30 January

From RCIPS Earlier this afternoon police responded to a report of a person in distress at Cemetery Beach in West Bay. A man had been in the water snorkeling when he experienced and was assisted to shore by another person at the location. Upon reaching the shore he collapsed and was attended to shortly afterwards […]

The Editor speaks: Fired or not fired he is leaving

It was with no announcement by government that we learned Chief Fire Officer David Hails will be leaving us tomorrow (Thu 31). We only learnt of his departure after seeing his post advertised in the print media. We also learnt of it when members of the Public Accounts Committee asked questions about the payment Hails […]

Cayman Islands Minister, Department of Agriculture and RCIPS meet with residents about stray dogs

Hon. Joey Hew, Temporary Minister for Agriculture and elected representative for George Town North, officials from the Department of Agriculture (DoA) and members of the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) met this week with a group of concerned residents to give an update on the situation with a pack of stray dogs that have […]

Drink recipe of the week

Gina’s Super Bowl Punch From Food Network This crowd-ready punch is filled with vodka, beer, limeade and club soda. Recipe courtesy of The Neelys Level: Easy Total: 10 min Prep: 10 min Yield: serves a crowd Ingredients 1 liter vodka Three 12-ounce bottles beer (recommended: Corona) Three 6-ounce containers frozen limeade, thawed Three 1-liter bottles club soda 3 limes, […]

C3 Pure Fibre partners with Plume to launch Whole Home Adaptive WiFi

The C3 Whole Home WiFi offering includes Plume Adaptive WiFi™, HomePass®guest access and advanced parental controls; delivers unprecedented WiFi performance, personalization and security January 30, 2019 —C3 Pure Fibre, the leading triple play ISP bringing internet, TV and phone services to residential and business customers in the Cayman Islands, announced the launch of their Whole Home […]

Harneys sponsors the Cayman Islands Gaelic Football League

Harneys is excited to announce its sponsorship for the Cayman Islands Gaelic Football Club’s 2019 Ladies’ and Men’s Gaelic Football League. The league which brings together nearly 300 men and women of different nationalities takes place between January and June consists of six men’s teams and four women’s teams participating in 13 days of matches […]

CHTA President hails Caribbean diversity, beauty and strength of its people

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (January 30, 2019) – President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Patricia Affonso-Dass hailed the diversity of the region, its incredible natural beauty and people as core strengths as she called for the Caribbean to be better known as the most welcoming region in the world.  Kicking off the 37th annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace, […]

Jamaica: Constable ‘Chucky’ Brown sentenced to life in prison for “death squad” involvement

From RJR News Police Constable Collis “Chucky” Brown has been sentenced to life imprisonment following his conviction in the so-called Clarendon police “death squad” trial.  He is to serve 51 years behind bars before becoming eligible for parole.  Constable Brown was convicted on November 15 last year of three counts of murder, conspiracy to murder […]

iRobot’s robotic lawnmower

iRobot’s robotic lawnmower was 10 years in the making By Brian Heater From TechCrunch Meet Terra, the latest product line from iRobot destined to be forever known as the “Roomba for lawns.” There are worse names, of course. After all, with the Roomba line, iRobot was able do what countless startups have tried and failed […]

The chateau

Midnight At The Chateau By Trey Ratcliff From Stuck In Customs MIDNIGHT IN PARIS TUTORIAL Want to get the whole tutorial for Midnight in Paris? It’s a great and full collab I did. Tthe video preview is at web link belo. DAILY PHOTO – MIDNIGHT AT THE CHATEAU What a cool idea this was, if I […]