February 25, 2017

This year’s top Oscar® nominated films will premiere exclusively on HBO

MIAMI, Fla., February 24, 2017 – The 89th annual Academy Awards, the year’s biggest night for cinematic achievements, will take place this Sunday, February 26th. HBO has confirmed the exclusive rights to broadcast 21 of this year’s acclaimed films adding up to over 50 nominations in this years’ ceremony. The following list of films nominated […]

OFREG Enforcement Advisory Internet “WiFi” Hotspots in Cayman Islands

From OfReg Provision of access to the internet by WiFi Hotspot for a fee or other commercial benefit without a licence is an offence.  OfReg will begin taking enforcement action against any person or businesses continuing to operate without a licence, which could result in a conviction, rendering a person liable to a fine of […]

Cayman Islands artist opens art studio in Cayman Brac

From Gordon Solomon Dear friends and family – art lovers! RE: Grand Opening – Solomon Studio It is with much pride and honor that I extend an invitation to you to attend the grand opening of my fine art studio and creative space, ‘Solomon Studio’. As a young man, growing up in the district of […]

Cayman Islands’ Off The Beaten Track Ultra-Marathon just around the corner

The 8th annual Off The Beaten Track 50k ultra-marathon and relay will again be taking runners off road thought the trails, brush, beach and back roads of Cayman. Taking place on Sunday February 26th, 2017, this race continues to grow each year in numbers and excitement and this year will be raising funds for their […]

EMMY®-winning news magazine series VICE returns for its fifth season on February 24TH

The award winning news series will premiere a new episode every Friday beginning February 24th, simultaneously with the United States. Miami, Fla., February 22, 2017 – VICE returns to HBO for its fifth season with an hour-long edition on Friday, February 24th at 00hrs AST*, followed by half-hour shows debuting every subsequent Friday. Following the […]

Fat Tuesday or Madis Gras soon here

5 FACTS ON MARDI GRAS From dreamstime Are your costumes ready? Here are 5 facts to know before you put on your beads and masks and go celebrate. What does Mardi Gras mean? It’s in fact French for Fat Tuesday. It is believed to have arrived in North America in the year 1699, on March, […]

Guy sets new world record for most finger snaps in a minute

BY YVETTE TAN From Mashable We can’t even begin to imagine how much practice this guy had to do. A Japanese student has just broken the Guinness World Record for the most finger snaps in a minute. Satoyuki Fujimara snapped his fingers 296 times in one minute, on Tantei! Knightscoop, a Japanese TV show, in […]

Cartoon of the Week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Puzzles for w/e Feb 24-26 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

TODAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #7 YESTERDAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #4 SOLUTION

iNews Briefs & Community Events

The Spring 2017 Cayman Islands Labour Force Survey Starts on Sunday March 5th he Economics and Statistics Office (ESO) will commence the Labour Force Survey (LFS) for Spring 2017 on Sunday (March 5th). The LFS seeks to collect data on the employed and unemployed persons in the Cayman Islands, as well as those who are […]