January 24, 2018

CIFA hosts Under 15 Girls’ Football Festival

In keeping with its ongoing commitment to developing youth football for girls, the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) hosted a Football Festival for young ladies aged 15 and under on Saturday, January 20 at the CIFA Centre of Excellence in Prospect. Approximately 35 girls from Grand Cayman’s major football clubs, including Elite SC, Sunset FC, […]

‘Paddington 2’ is the best-reviewed film of all time on Rotten Tomatoes

By Jess Joho From Mashable In officially the best story of 2018, Paddington 2 — a movie about a polite CGI bear who wears a raincoat — has critics eating out of the palm of his furry hand. Maintaining its 100 percent score with 165 reviews, it has officially surpassedLady Bird, which held the same […]

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Cayman Islands: Teenager absconds from school, RCIPS requests public assistance in locating her Hayleigh Sciamonte, age 13, absconded from school on Friday, 19 January, and the RCIPS is requesting the public’s assistance in locating her. A picture of Hayleigh is attached. Hayleigh attended John Gray High School last Friday, but absconded from the school sometime […]

Neil Diamond retires from touring after Parkinson’s diagnosis

From BBC Singer Neil Diamond has announced he will retire from touring, after a recent diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. Diamond, who turns 77 on Wednesday, cancelled his March tour dates for Australia and New Zealand on medical advice. The Solitary Man singer was midway through his 50th anniversary tour. In a statement he said he […]

Puzzles for Jan 24 2018 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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Taste of Cayman prepares to celebrate 30 years of food and drink

The Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival organisers are setting the stage for the largest festival yet, as the event prepares to celebrate its 30th anniversary with more features and activities than ever before. The festival, which is the Cayman Islands Tourism Association’s largest annual fundraiser, will be held Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the […]

Five Charleston women tapped to serve on Atlanta Food & Wine’s all-female advisory council

By Stephanie Barna From Post and Courier The Atlanta Food & Wine Festival’s 2018 advisory council is made up of more than 60 women, including five from Charleston: Ann Marshall of High Wire Distilling, Michelle Weaver of Charleston Grill, Cynthia Wong of Butcher & Bee, Katy Keefe of McCrady’s and Andrea Upchurch of Magnolias. According […]

Ozuna & Bad Bunny campaign for teen boy’s heart transplant, challenge other stars to donate

By Marjua Estevez From Billboard Thirteen-year-old Andy, a Dominican native currently at the hospital in the Cayman Islands, has undergone four surgeries already but is still in dire need of a heart transplant. Another surgery without a new heart could end his life. Seeing that Andy was short hundreds of thousands of dollars, YouTube sensation Reina (aka […]

Puzzles for Jan 23 2018 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

Cayman Islands Fire at Camana Bay cinema

A minor fire was attended to by the Cayman Islands Fire Service at the cinema at Camana Bay this evening Thu 18th Jan at 7:30pm. The fire was quickly contained and extinguished. All the patrons were evacuated that included H.E. Governor Helen Kilpatrick. There has been no report of any injuries. An investigation into the […]