April 27, 2017

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Coast Guard suspended search for missing Royal Caribbean crew member southeast of Galveston From KCENTV The Coast Guard has suspended their search in the Gulf of Mexico for a missing cruise ship crew member. The Coast Guard is searching for a missing cruise ship crew member who apparently fell into the Gulf of Mexico about […]

Cayman Drama Society to present the musical “Footloose”

The Cayman Drama Society is excited to announce that tickets for their 2017 musical, “Footloose – The Musical”, are now on sale.  We urge you to book early to avoid disappointment – the performances will sell out. As CDS prepare to Kick off their Sunday shoes and cut Foot loose, they hope you will join […]

Culture & Heritage Policy tabled in Cayman Islands LA

The country’s first National Culture & Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan was tabled in the Legislative Assembly’s final session by the Hon. Premier and Minister for Health & Culture, Mr. Alden McLaughlin. Cabinet approved the historic document on Tuesday, 21 February 2017. In late 2015, the Ministry of Health & Culture embarked on the development […]

Rising comedy star Michelle Wolf to tape her stand-up special debut for HBO this summer

MIAMI, Fla. – Rising comedy star Michelle Wolf (The Daily Show with Trevor Noah) will make her stand-up special debut on HBO later this year. Taping Saturday, Aug. 12 at Skirball Center in New York, the hour-long show will be directed by Neal Brennan. Currently an on-air contributor and writer for The Daily Show with […]

BRT Weekend heads to an A-List location Palm Springs, California

April 19, 2017: What do Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Stagecoach Country Music Festival, and BRT Weekend Caribbean Music Festival have in common??? Each of these events will take place in the California desert getaway—Palm Springs. BRT Weekend will be the first Caribbean 3-day/6 parties’ concert for Palm Springs, which is scheduled for Memorial […]

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Second Cayman Islands 2017 Election Candidate disqualified – 3rd candidate challenged OK A second candidate vying for election to the Cayman Islands Legislative Assembly has been disqualified because he has U.S. citizenship, obtained through family ties rather than by birth A third candidate, Alric Lindsay, however who was challenged, has been given the OK. Both […]

Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman

Reuters From Yahoo News LUXOR, Egypt (Reuters) – Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago, the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business that has been hit by political instability. The find near the Nile city […]

Lorde speaks about how synesthesia helped her write ‘Melodrama’

BY JERICO MANDYBUR From Mashable Who knew “Green Light” was so literal? Unless you’re a loyal fan, you might not realise that New Zealand musician and young genius Lorde has synesthesia. But she does. And it informs her songwriting more than you might think. The 20-year-old Ella Yelich-O’Connor has sound-to-colour synesthesia, otherwise known as chromesthesia. […]

Male voice choir celebrates Easter

The Cayman Islands Male Voice Choir sets the tone for Easter By Georgina Wilcox The Cayman Islands Male Voice Choir presented “An Easter Concert” on Good Friday at Elmslie Memorial Church on Harbour Drive in George Town. The Good Friday concert has been a staple diet for many years now and it sets the tone […]

Cayman Islands Film Festival to offer film production workshop

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Organisers of Cayman’s premier film festival announced that Canadian writer, producer and director Lee Chambers will be a part of the CayFilm Cayman International Film Festival schedule this year. His film “The Pineville Heist” will be screened at the event and he will also present his film production workshop entitled […]