April 23, 2019

Slow Farms for Latin American and the Caribbean

By Slow Food Today we’d like to tell you about the history of a Slow Food network grass-roots project. It is the history of Slow Farms, in Colombia and Cuba, which is going to be extended throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. The project is an initiative to revive, protect and strengthen traditional small and […]

Drink recipe of the week

Mexican Hot Chocolate A MOTHER”S SHADOW From Yummly 5 Ingredients 20 Minutes 150 Calories Servings 4 Ingredients 4 cups whole milk 6 ounces chocolate drink (Mexican Hot, Tablets, chopped into small pieces – these are found in the Latino or Mexican section of the grocery stores) 2 cinnamon sticks 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 pinches chipotle powder (start with 2 and add, but allow time for […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Support our athletes at Carifta 2019! From Cayman Islands National Museum Cayman Islands FRC Holds Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme The Department of Counselling Services’ Family Resource Centre (FRC) is hosting a Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme (DVITP) next month. The training will be held at the FRC’s offices at 77 Walkers Street, Mary Street, […]

Cayman Islands police issue advice to the public after 7 DUI Arrests made this past weekend, 12 April

From RCIPS This past weekend, 5 – 7 April, RCIPS officers arrested 7 persons on suspicion of DUI as a result of ongoing traffic enforcement efforts. Two of the persons arrested had a blood alcohol content of over twice the legal limit, and all of those arrested, if convicted, face the prospect of losing their […]

Celebrating the food and drink victories at Taste of Cayman

Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival 2019 brought out a buffet of talent to the Festival Green, Camana Bay, on Saturday, April 6. From the long list of talented restaurants there were a few stand out vendors that impressed both the secret panel of judges as well as the festival attendees. The people’s choice […]

Investigation exposes heartbreaking abuse on dairy farm supplying Nestle

By Alicia Graef From Care2 Many dairy products sit so innocuously on store shelves across the country, but behind them is an industry filled with cruelty and suffering, and dairy cows who continue to pay the ultimate price for them. While the industry itself is no stranger to undercoverinvestigations exposing cruelty, yet another just released by Compassion Over Killing (COK) conducted at Martin […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands First Baptist Activities for Seniors in North Side, Bodden Town and East End Older Persons are invited to the following events that have been organised this month by their district’s community development officers: North Side ●Tuesday, 16 April 2019 – Computer classes – North Side Library, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.,  ●Tuesday, 23 April 2019 – Bingo – […]

Drink recipe of the week

Raspberry Beer Margaritas By The Blond Cook From Yummly 6 Ingredients 5 Minutes 40 Calories Ingredients 12 ounces limeade concentrate (thawed) 12 ounces club soda 12 ounces tequila 8 ounces Bud Light Raz-ber-rita lime wedges kosher salt INSTRUCTIONS Rub rim of glass with lime wedge. Dip into kosher salt on a plate to rim glass. Pour limeade concentrate, club soda, tequila and raz-beer-rita in […]

5 Coconut oil facts you should know

By Brian Syuki From Care2 Coconut oil is “pure poison”. Karin Michels Ph.D., a professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, uttered those words. She went on to declare that coconut oil is one of the worst foods you can eat. In fact, she’s not the only one who has taken a strong stand […]

Camarena Tequila and Concacaf announce partnership for the 2019 Gold Cup

The Most-Awarded Tequila Will Help Amplify Premier, Biyearly International Soccer Tournament Miami (Wednesday, April 10, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) and  Camarena Tequila – premium tequila made from 100% blue weber agave – announced today Camarena’s partnership as the official tequila of the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup, […]