October 22, 2017

UPDATE: Cayman Islands Missing Persons FOUND: Tishay Thomas and Motesha Mothen, Last Seen 17 October

From RCIPS   Update: Missing Persons: Tishay Thomas and Motesha Mothen Found The RCIPS would like to thank the public for their cooperation. The missing girls have been located by officers as of this afternoon and are in good health.   Police are investigating a report of two missing juveniles who were last seen on […]

Cayman Islands: CIS girls ‘slip’ past Savannah Primary

This past Saturday marked the third week of games played in the 2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) regular seasons. As with every passing week, there were great team efforts, fabulous individual performances, wonderful goals and inspiring saves. At the Dart Field, home of Cayman International School (CIS), the […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands ‘Proud of Them’

The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period runs from 16 October – 6 November 2017. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in academics, sports, their career, culture, business or […]

Cayman Islands prison making a difference together

Her Majesty’s Cayman Islands Prison Service (HMCIPS) leaders and juvenile inmates are currently working together to construct a basketball court on the prison grounds. Prison Director Neil Lavis said the juveniles recently asked for a basketball court because they did not have one in their exercise yard. “Although exercise is mandatory and built into their […]

Stop using America’s children as pawns!

By Albert Baldeo From Caribbean Life “I received a letter just before I left office from a man. I don’t know why he chose to write it, but I’m glad he did. He wrote that you can go to live in France, but you can’t become a Frenchman. You can go to live in Germany […]

Cayman Islands Government application process for Early Childhood Assistance Programme Funding

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – The Ministry of Education provides financial assistance through the Early Childhood Assistance Programme (ECAP) fund for young Caymanian children who were born between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2014.   ECAP applications are once again being accepted from families that meet certain criteria to assist with the payment of fees […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands Customs Registration of Importers Begins Monday (16) To help importers start using a system for entry declaration, the Customs Department will start registering importers. The registration takes place from Monday, 16 October 2017 until 27 October 2017, from 8:30am to 4:00pm, Monday to Friday, on the 1st floor of Customs Headquarters, located at […]

Cayman Islands Kids Fun Run get youth moving!

The 2017 Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon and Milo Kids Fun Run are coming up on Sunday, 3rd December and organisers are again encouraging kids to register and take part in the largest primary school running event on island. The activity is free, and attracted over 300 kids in 2016. The Kids Fun Run invites young […]

Take a stand against bullying and win big at Cayman Islands Stood Up Fair 2017

The Department of Counselling Services’ Family Resource Centre (FRC), in partnership with Dart, Hurley’s Media, Rotary Sunrise and local author Paul Schreiner, invites students to take a stand against bullying at the STOOD UP Fair 2017. The event will take place at the ARC, Camana Bay on Saturday, 21 October 2017 from 9.30 a.m. to […]

Cayman Islands’ race toward Halloween at the Monster Dash 5K

The Save Our Youth Foundation (SOY) is hosting its third annual Monster Dash 5K Walk/Run fundraiser at Camana Bay, Saturday, 14 October. Registration on the day begins at 6:15am with both walkers and runners starting at 7am, but taking off in opposite directions. All participants are encouraged to wear costumes for the family-friendly event; the […]