December 10, 2018

The Editor speaks: Since when was “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” a controversial holiday favourite ?

Since a couple of months ago! OK. Maybe two years ago…?* The song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” was written in 1944 and at no time ever was any question raised that the lyrics could be interpreted as a man trying to lace another unwilling lady’s drink so he could rape her! That has all changed […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Information on Scheduled Outage on Grand Cayman Area : Date : Time : West Bay Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. CUC advises customers in West Bay between the Hell Gift Shop on Hell Road east to and including Dill Lane on Reverend Blackman Road, and south on Town Hall Road to […]

Cayman Islands Home Gas showcases latest products at BAH

Home Gas promoted its latest products and services at a Business After Hours event at the Cayman Spirits Company last week. The Home Gas team unveiled their latest tankless water heaters and propane appliances which will help consumers to save on their monthly power bills and provides residential and business consumers with an affordable, sustainable […]

Drink recipe of the week

  Strawberry Lemonade From Yummly Bacardi Mixers 4 Ingredients  15 minutes Ingredients SERVINGS: 1/2 can BACARDI® Mixers Strawberry Daiquiri mix (frozen) 1/2 cup BACARDI® Limón 1/2 cup lemonade 4 cups ice Directions Blend together BACARDI® Mixers Strawberry Daiquiri mix, BACARDI® Limón, lemonade and ice for 45 to 60 seconds or until uniform. Pour into tall collins glasses, and garnish […]

Caribbean vis-à-vis the global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration

By Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary, ECLAC The member States of the United Nations are preparing to adopt in Marrakech the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, which has received broad support from the region of Latin America and the Caribbean. This instrument arises as the international community’s response to the challenges and opportunities […]

Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival announces partnership with Cayman Islands artist

Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival, one of Cayman’s longest running events and the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA’s) largest annual fundraiser has announced its partnership with local artist, Michelle Bryan. Festival organisers enlisted the help of Mrs Bryan for the development of a series of illustrations depicting a range of Caymanian culinary characters, […]

Gifts for a foodie fella

From Yummly Gifts for Him Perfect presents for all the food loving dads, lads, and even the ladies on your list. Be the sauce-master HOT SAUCE KIT No warm beer here BEER CHILLERS Kick your feet up FUNNY BEER SOCKS BBQ survival pack BBQ TOOL COOLER Cold beer is coming KING’S HAND SET Get your […]

Drink recipe of the week

Peach Beach Cocktail By RECIPESPLUS From Yummly 5 Ingredients 150 Calories 5 Minutes Ingredients US  Servings 1 1 slice peach (ripe) 1/4 cup lime juice 1 dash peach liqueur 1/2 cup champagne (chilled) fresh mint (for garnish) Place the peach slice in a tall glass. Pour in the lime juice and liqueur then add chilled champagne. Serve garnished with […]

Grenada to Launch USD42m Water Resiliency Project

By Jewel Fraser From Inter Press Service PORT-OF-SPAIN, Nov 26 2018 (IPS) – Water-scarce Grenadians will soon get some relief through a Green Climate Fund-approved project to be launched next year that will make Grenada’s water sector more resilient to the impacts of climate change. Currently, several households in the 134-square mile island of Grenada, […]

Four Seasons Resort Nevis will unwrap new rooms, restaurants and guest experiences just in time for the holidays

NEVIS, WEST INDIES (October 16, 2018) – Four Seasons Resort Nevis is making its list and checking it twice to give guests a special gift when travelling to the unspoiled island destination this Festive season. The long-awaited first phase of the multi-million dollar enhancement project will be completed on December 10th, unveiling a fresh take […]