April 24, 2019

Cayman Islands police respond to Serious Domestic Incident in George Town; 1 man arrested

From RCIPS Just after 5:30PM Monday, 22 April, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched police to a residence in the Rock Hole neighbourhood of George Town where a man had cut two women known to him with a knife, and was holding a baby. Armed police deployed to the scene with a trained police negotiator.  When they […]

Columbine anniversary: How a notorious mass shooting forever changed the way Americans go to school

By Andrew Buncombe From Independent UK For the generation that followed, armed guards and active shooter drills are as commonplace as homework Like millions, Greg Crane, a supervisor of a Texas police SWAT team, watched in horror as the massacre at Colorado’s Columbine High School played out on television. He was sad and angry, but also frustrated. Why should 12 […]

Cayman Islands’ Key Clubs shine at the Florida District Education and Leadership Conference in Orlando

The Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman was happy to sponsor 45 Key Clubbers to attend the annual Florida District Education and Leadership Conference (DCON) in Orlando from 4 – 7 April 2019. This number includes students from the Cayman Prep and High School, St. Ignatius Catholic School, John Gray High School, Clifton Hunter High School […]

US: Fla. woman ‘Infatuated’ with Columbine found dead

From Newsmax A young Florida woman who traveled to Colorado and bought a shotgun for what authorities feared would be a Columbine-inspired attack just days ahead of the 20th anniversary was found dead Wednesday in an apparent suicide after a nearly 24-hour manhunt. Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader said 18-year-old Sol Pais was discovered by […]

Disney unveils tiny, limited-edition stuffed animals inspired by favorite attractions at the parks

By Madison Roberts From People Disney Wishables are themed line Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Finding Nemo fish and characters from Pirates of the Caribbean Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. Disney has unveiled a line […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Support our athletes at Carifta 2019! From Cayman Islands National Museum Cayman Islands FRC Holds Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme The Department of Counselling Services’ Family Resource Centre (FRC) is hosting a Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme (DVITP) next month. The training will be held at the FRC’s offices at 77 Walkers Street, Mary Street, […]

Solar Cow provides free electricity to incentivize school attendance in Africa

By B Kara Weinsten From Core77 You won’t be able to drink from these cows… YOLK, the company known for creating compact, transportable solar panels has created the Solar Cow, a solution providing free electricity to rural areas while incentivizing parents to send their children to school. According to YOLK, in Africa, child labor prevents […]

3-year-old kid locks his father’s iPad for 48 years, Twitter suggests time travel as solution

Financial Express From Yahoo Finance When it comes to security and data privacy Apple seems to lead the pack by miles. Apple is known for its security whether it is the iPhone or any other computing device. Recently a man got locked out of his iPad for 48 years after his child entered the wrong […]

Petition: Keep Marriage Definition in the Cayman Islands to remain between one man and one woman

Cayman Islands People-Intitiated Referendums PETITION UPDATE LGBT radical sex education curriculum being pushed in overseas public schools on 5-year old children 12 APR 2019 —  QUOTED (0:58 through 7:46 in the video you can download at web link below): “It’s called SOGI for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identification, a curriculum that teaches public school children […]

Cayman Islands: Measles awareness urged

From Cayman Islands Public Health Department International health body, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), recently alerted health departments around the Caribbean to be on the lookout for measles and rubella as a precaution.  In light of this, the Public Health Department of the Cayman Islands is issuing   an alert to the community of the […]