January 17, 2019

President George H.W Bush. A personal reflection (and chili, too)

By Dody Denman Houston, Texas, United States, and the World has lost an incredible leader and caring man with the death of President George H.W. Bush. While listening to the news the day after our 41st President died, the newscaster said, “Everyone is talking of their memories and stories of President Bush.” “I’m not,” Mike […]

The financial burden of Sargassum on Caribbean fisher folk

From CARICOM (Barbados Today Guest Column)The massive influx of sargassum seaweed to Caribbean waters since 2011 has had a number of negative touch points on the fisheries value chain, resulting in a catastrophic hit to the livelihoods of Caribbean fisherfolk, particularly in the harvest sector. In spite of impressive demonstrations of adaptability and resilience by […]

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 […]

Recipe of the week

20 Minute Healthy Chicken Burrito By REDEFINED MOM From Yummly 10 Ingredients 470 Calories Ingredients SERVINGS: 3 3 large flour tortillas 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast (chopped into bite size pieces) 3/4 cup black beans (drained and rinsed, a little less than a whole can) 1/2 yellow onion (medium, chopped) 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon cumin cooking spray 6 tablespoons […]

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, […]

U.S. Fit Foodie Champions to compete as relay team during 2018 Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon

First Place Winners from Regional 5K Events in Virginia, Texas, Colorado and California join forces as “Fit Foodie Marathon Team” Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, November 29, 2018 – A calorie burned is a calorie earned, and eight foodies have certainly earned their spots on the Fit Foodie Marathon Team after showcasing their skills in Fit […]

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 […]