October 21, 2019

Archives for August 29, 2019

Appeal to stop gay marriage opens in Cayman Islands

By Rachel Savage From Reuters LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A lawyer representing a lesbian couple whose court victory legalized same-sex marriage in the Cayman Islands five months ago said a government appeal against the ruling, which opened on Wednesday, sought to deny the basic right to marry. Chantelle Day, a Caymanian lawyer, and her […]

Cayman: CAL’s Tuesday flights reinstated after ORIA runway closure postponement

Following the announcement earlier this year by the Cayman Islands Airport Authority (CIAA) that the runway at Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) would be closed from late Monday night through early Wednesday morning throughout the months of September and October, Cayman Airways, along with all other airlines operating flights out of ORIA, were required to […]

The Publisher speaks: CITN/Cayman27 10th Anniversary

By Joan Wilson – written then with much love and re-published today with much sadness. CITN’s 10th ANNIVERSARY Oh wow! – My goodness! It’s so nice to see you all here Our friends and subscribers from far and near Ten years seems like only yesterday Since switching on with colour bars – making history in […]

Caribbean Airlines announces special 25% off Flash Sale for new service between Kingston and Grand Cayman

Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. August 29, 2019: Caribbean Airlines is having a special 25 percent flash sale for travel between Kingston and Grand Cayman, effective Thursday August 29, 2019. Customers taking advantage of this special sale offer on the airline’s new service can purchase a return ticket for as low as USD$294 providing that […]

Premier’s statement on proposed closure of Cayman27

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – In regard to the announcement that Cayman27 will end its television broadcast as of Friday, 30 August, Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin had the following to say: “The government is very concerned about the loss of Caymanian jobs and will make available all of government’s resources to assist with finding them […]

Cayman: Amnesty period for ‘pet’ parrots starts Sept. 1st

29 August, 2019 Residents who are currently keeping Cayman parrots as pets will be given six months, from 1 September 2019 to 29 February 2020, to register those birds with the Department of Environment (DoE). After February 2020, any unregistered Cayman parrots that are still being kept as pets may be seized by DoE conservation […]

Cayman: Aircraft incident at Charles Kirkconnell International Airport, Cayman Brac – UPDATE from Cayman Airways

UPDATE From Cayman Airways Aug 29 2019 Cayman Brac airport closure impacts CAL flights Due to the Cayman Islands Airports Authority’s ongoing efforts to remove the disabled private aircraft from the runway at the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport in Cayman Brac this afternoon, Cayman Airways has had to cancel its five remaining flights between Grand […]

Cayman: September is Recovery Month

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) is marking Recovery Month, this September, with several awareness-raising activities and events. “The annual observance is an important part of the department’s outreach work with people recovering from mental health and substance use disorders, their families and the broader community,” says DCS Director Judith Seymour. “We […]

Cayman Islands to honour teachers on World Teacher’s Day

The Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands, will honour public and private sector teachers on World Teacher’s Day on Saturday, 5th October at the 7th Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching at the Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa. Launched in 2007, the Golden Apple Awards recognises teachers […]

Wine rack

A Wine Rack Inspired by Tongues Designer: MARIO ALESSIANI Client: HIRO From Core77 Tongue is a wall mounted modular steel bottle rack. A refined object with clean shapes, inspired by conviviality and tradition. Tongue is a modular wall mounted bottle rack designed by Mario Alessiani with a particular attention to mix minimal aesthetics with practicality. […]