May 23, 2018

Cayman Islands Fashion Week and Athaliah Samuel

Athaliah Samuel is a Trinidadian designer who returned to the Cayman Islands for the fifth anniversary fashion show at Cayman Islands Fashion Week (CIFW) 2015. The fashion show was staged at the Lions Centre on Saturday, April 25th and Samuel was featured with other Caribbean designers as well local Caymanians. Samuel is not only a […]

Catholic newspaper weighs in on Supreme Court lethal injection case

By Tony Mauro, From Supreme Court Brief For more than 50 years, the National Catholic Reporter has covered issues of interest to American Catholics from the sidelines. But the newspaper has stepped into the legal debate over capital punishment by filing a brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to find Oklahoma’s lethal injection protocol unconstitutional. […]

Cable & Wireless (LIME) obtain English PL Football audio rights

CWC Obtains Audio Rights for Barclays Premier League Football in the Caribbean for 2015/16 Season Official Match Commentary Will Also Be Available Across Broadcast Radio, Flow TV Audio and Mobile App Platforms in English and Spanish Under a Partnership Agreement With talkSPORT APRIL 29, 2015 — LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — (Marketwired) — 04/29/15 — Cable […]

West Indies players lack enthusiasm

By George H. Whyte From Caribbean Life The breakdown of West Indies Cricket continues as England go 1 – 0 in three scheduled Test matches. The first Test match was drawn in Antigua and England won the second Test in Grenada. The third and final Test match is set for the Kensington Oval, Barbados. The […]

UN Women launches flagship report

UN Women launched its flagship report “Progress of the World’s Women 2015-2016: Transforming Economies, Realizing Rights” which highlights how economies have failed to guarantee women’s empowerment and the full exercise of their economic and social rights, in rich countries and poor countries. At the same time however it demonstrates that the transformation of economies to […]

Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League 2014/15 wraps up season with new champion and new records

Club America Lifts Trophy amidst New Attendance Records and High TV Ratings; Two-Leg Final Attendance a Historic 117,787 Montreal, Canada (Wednesday, April 29, 2015) – The Confederation of North, Central America and the Caribbean Football Association (CONCACAF) crowned tonight Club America from Mexico as the new champion of its premier regional competition, the Scotiabank CONCACAF […]

Girl, 11, not harmed by Pink concert, judge says

By Charles Toutant, From New Jersey Law Journal A mother did not show poor judgment by taking her 11-year-old daughter to a concert by the singer Pink, and the decision can’t be used as fodder in an ongoing custody dispute with the child’s father, a family court judge has ruled. The girl’s father contended that […]

Cayman Islands governor hosts gala for Caribbean marine institution

HE Hosts CCMI Reception The conservation and scientific work of the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) was celebrated at a gala reception hosted by Governor Helen Kilpatrick last night (Wednesday, 29 April 2015). While CCMI was established in 1998, the occasion marked the 10th anniversary of the Little Cayman Research Centre. Attendees included Deputy Governor […]

Laptops donated to Cayman Islands primary school

Edna M. Moyle Primary School Receives Laptop Donation Recently, Edna M. Moyle Primary School (EMPS) received a generous donation of ten (10) laptops, to further assist with teaching and learning at the school. The Acer Aspire Switch 10 laptops are multifunctional machines that can be used as laptops or as tablets. The donation was made […]

Cayman Islands Olympic Committee to close Sports Star Exhibition

The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) would like to announce the closing of the Sporting Stars Exhibition, currently at the Cayman Islands National Museum, on Thursday, April 30th. The exhibition, which opened in May of last year, was in part an initiative to preserve and promote local sporting history of which the CIOC covered all […]