June 25, 2018

These Caribbean rum distilleries are worth a vacation in themselves

By Kate Krader From Bloomberg In the realm of jobs that sound so good someone must have made them up, Global Ambassador of Rum ranks up there with Rooftop Pool Bar Critic. Yet, Ian Burrell does hold the title. The Jamaican-born Burrell is the industry spokesperson, a paid consultant who is hired by spirit brands to spread the good word. […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below Top 5 Mother-Daughter Getaways There are a million ways to tell mom you love her. Whether you choose to get her a special card or a bouquet of roses, few things compare to spending quality time together. A mother-daughter vacation is the perfect way to […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below CNB and Junior Batabano fuses culture and the arts with T-shirt design competition The vibrant artwork on the T-shirts that will be worn by marshals, teachers, parents, and other volunteers at the Junior Batabano Street Parade and Family Fun Day this Saturday April 28th, 2018, […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below   Cayman Islands: Suspected Arson in Bodden Town Friday, 20 April From RCIPS On Friday, 20 April, just after 11AM, police and fire officers responded to a report of a fire on Nettie Levy Close in Bodden Town that had caused significant damage to a […]

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  New Cayman Islands Student Video! Who’s There? Check out this new video produced by UCCI students taking “MSF 101: Videography I.” New work coming out of UCCI’s first Videography course Students at the University College of the Cayman Islands have recently had the opportunity to take an array of courses in video production, including […]

Cayman Islands Community Affairs Chief Officer confirmed

The Deputy Governor has confirmed Teresa Echenique as the new Chief Officer for the Ministry of Community Affairs. Ms Echenique had been acting as Chief Officer in the ministry since last September 2017. The former social worker has 15 years of experience as the head of the Department of Community Rehabilitation and overall 25 years […]

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  Cayman Islands Red Sky at Night Red Sky at Night at the Cayman National Cultural Foundation is on Saturday 3 March at the Harquail Grounds. The event runs from 4 p.m. to midnight. CANADA: Trudeau’s dinner invite to Khalistan separatist revoked A day after Justin Trudeau assured Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh that Canada […]

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Cayman Islands: Teenager absconds from school, RCIPS requests public assistance in locating her – STILL MISSING Despite further attempts by officers to locate and return Hayleigh Sciamonte to her home, she has not returned. Police are continuing to request the public’s assistance in locating her. If she is sighted please call any local police station. […]

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Cayman Islands Police Request Public Assistance to Locate Man reported Missing, 11 January From RCIPS Late Wednesday evening, 10 January, Police learned of a man who has not been seen by relatives for some time and are now seeking public assistance to locate the man. 39 year old Edward Hendricks Hyde, of West Bay, was […]

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  Cayman Islands legal ruling in matters of Martin Bridger and Richard Coy – Case closed! From RCIPS Wednesday, 22 November, the Office of the DPP issued a legal ruling directing no criminal prosecution against Martin Bridger or Richard Coy, relating to the long running Operation Tempura investigation. The RCIPS can confirm that both parties […]