May 23, 2018

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Unveiling of plaque and ribbon-cutting ceremony of Mobi-Mat WHO: The National Council for Persons with Disabilities WHAT: Unveiling of plaque and ribbon-cutting ceremony of Mobi-Mat for use by residents and tourists with mobility impairments and or who are wheelchair users. WHEN: Saturday, […]

Pink Duck Publishing set to celebrate launch with elegant soirée

(George Town, Grand Cayman) – Business owners, decision makers, media professionals, and Cayman’s movers and shakers will gather on Thursday, May 17 to celebrate the launch of Cayman’s most innovative publisher, Pink Duck Publishing. The red-carpet style event is destined to become one of 2018’s most exciting parties. The sophisticated not-to-be-missed soiree will feature a […]

New York’s summer paradise

7 places in New York that are like a Caribbean paradise in the summer By Lea Monroe From Only In Your State Recently one of our followers on Only In New York’s Instagram tagged us in a beautiful shot and shared in her caption that “New York’s nickname should be changed to the “Hidden Gem” […]

After rape charge this Caribbean reggae star says he is confident of victory

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. May 16, 2018: Popular Jamaican reggae and dancehall singer, Capleton, says he is confident of “the victory of good over evil.” The artist, whose real name is Clifton Bailey, made the comments after emerging on bail Monday following his arrest and imprisonment over the weekend on a […]

Echos from the Plantation’ chronicles Indians in Guyana

BY TANGERINE CLARKE From Caribbean Life “Echos from the Plantation,” a docudrama that chronicles 180 years of East Indians in Guyana, and draws parallel between Indian and African indentured workers who braved inhumane conditions at the hands of slave masters, received rave reviews at its first screening in Brooklyn. Indo-Guyanese nationals commemorated their arrival on […]

Puzzles for May 17 2018 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword


Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas arrives in Southampton following her multi-million pound makeover

Each ship visit worth an estimated £2m to local Southampton economy- totalling a whopping £44million a year London, UK, 12th May 2018 – Independence of the Seas, voted the UK’s favourite cruise ship*, and one of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, arrived today at her new home in Southampton, amped up with all new experiences […]

9 fictional podcasts

9 fictional podcasts conspiracy theorists will love BY BRITTANY LEVINE BECKMAN From Mashable We are in an audio-drama renaissance, and some of the best stories are science-fiction. We’re not being spooked by War of the Worlds as we gather around hefty, wooden radio consoles, but we are, more and more, pulling up podcasts about dystopian […]

Puzzles for May 16 2018 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword


Off the Beaten Track supports local charities

The organizers behind 9th annual Off the Beaten Track 50 kilometer ultramarathon and relay have awarded two local charities $5,000 each, raised by this year’s race participants and sponsors. “The aim of Off the Beaten Track, is to not only provide Cayman’s runner with an opportunity to put their training to the test but to […]