October 21, 2019

The Editor speaks: Gambling, same-sex unions, pot – or not

Whilst I applaud MLA Kenneth Bryan for his initiative in trying to execute a national surveyto gauge the public’s opinion on gambling, same-sex unions and marijuana laws, his venue for it is absolutely ridiculous. He made the announcement at a Press Conference last Thursday. His venue is to place stations outside each polling station on […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman: Men’s Breakfast Meeting The Grand Cayman chapter of the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International is having its monthly breakfast on Saturday October 26th at 7:30am, at Aroma restaurant in Camana Bay. There will be open sharing. Come out to hear the how God is making a difference in the life of men like you, […]

The UWI Open Campus celebrates graduation 2019 in Antigua and Barbuda

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 – On October 12, 2019, The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Open Campus held its official 2019 Presentation of Graduates Ceremony at the Saint John’s Pentecostal Church, House of Restoration Ministries, Lauchland Benjamin Drive, Woods Estate, St. John’s, Antigua. This year, 768 […]

Culture of the Cayman Islands – what to expect as a newcomer

Lifestyles are diverse all around the world. Different destinations offer different attractions. Choosing the best place to live in is, therefore, a matter of somebody’s preferences. A peaceful, cozy, family town, or the urban and never-ending speed of cities. The decision is all yours. However, if you are planning to move somewhere in the Caribbean, […]

Accelerating Caribbean Fashion Pt. 2

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, October 17, 2019. Earlier this year twenty (20) designers participated in the Caribbean Fashion Accelerator jointly funded by the Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) in cooperation with the European Union and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). Caribbean Export provides support for the development of the regions cultural and creative industries as part […]

Announcing a new graduate research cluster in Caribbean Literatures, Arts, and Cultures (UVA)

Discussion published by Marlene Daut on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Caribbean Literatures, Arts, and Cultures The Caribbean archipelago by itself (without including the countries on the Caribbean coasts of South America) comprises 13 sovereign nations and 12 dependent territories.  While there are only five official languages of the Caribbean — English, French, Dutch, Haitian Kreyòl, and Spanish — […]

Miami J’ouvert

Miami J’ouvert Delivers Endless Caribbean Fun From EBUZZ NEWS Miami Carnival is anticipated annually. Thousands flock to the hot Miami Beach hotels, enjoying the Collins Avenue atmosphere in the days leading up to the J’ouvert on the Saturday and the parade of the bands on the Sunday. With endless restaurants shopping and entertainment options in […]

AP Explains: Columbus, once immigrant hero, now heel to some

Associated Press From wttw PBS ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The image and story of Christopher Columbus, the 15th century navigator who began European incursions into the Americas, have changed in the U.S. over the decades. Columbus was an obscure figure until his adventures were revitalized in the 1800s. By the 1990s, a new generation of […]

Cayman: Saturday Night Live in GT returns on October 26

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Saturday Night Live in GT series returns to Hog Sty Bay in George Town on Saturday, October 26, 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. The event, which is part of the George Town Revitalisation Initiative, is aimed at creating a modern downtown waterfront atmosphere filled with live music, art, tappas style […]

Cayman: Chatterbox Playschool

Our boutique Playschool is conveniently located in central George Town. We are inclusive and take children who benefit from a small teaching group, with lots and lots of fun, communication and sensory play to help them learn how to communicate, develop their learning and social skills and get ready for “big school”. Each child in […]