October 22, 2018

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands Police Request Public Assistance in Identifying Stolen Items, The police are requesting public assistance in identifying several items that are believed to have been stolen.  Officers, in the execution of their duties, seized several items (some of which are attached), […]

Cayman Drama Society: What’s on this October – Performance for youths, and free story readings!

We have a lot coming up for youths in the next fortnight: FAIRYTALE SHORTS PERFORMANCE: HANSEL AND GRETEL *Sat 6th October sees a mini-performance of Hansel and Gretel by our adult actors class. There are two showings (11.30am and 12.30pm) aimed at 4-8s but with all ages welcome. Tickets should be purchased in advance at […]

Young people are the loneliest age group but smartphones aren’t to blame

BY LAURA BYAGER From Mashable Youth is a period most often associated with great promise, many possibilities, and an overall sense of freedom. But, youth can also be a time in life when many of us feel very lonely. A new major survey of over 55,000 people conducted by the BBC found that the loneliest […]

Cayman Islands: School buses and other road safety tips

Schools across the Cayman Islands have just completed their first month of the fall term; most motorists have noticed a tremendous increase in traffic around the island, especially in the before- and after-school hours.  Police have noticed and received reports of some dangerous behaviour on the road, especially around school buses. The RCIPS would like […]

Cayman International School and Sir JAC open the new season

The 2018 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) regular seasons began this past Saturday with games at various venues across Grand Cayman. In Group A at the Dart Field, Cayman International School and Sir John A. Cumber Primary opened the new season with three entertaining games. In the PFL Under […]

Cayman Islands: Dart High School Football Leagues kick-off this week

The second season of the Dart Under 13 Boys’ and Under 14 Girls’ High School football leagues kick- off this week with girls’ games on Wednesday, October 3rd and boys’ games on Thursday, October 4th. Organisers have decided to remain with the two age groups for 2018 to further establish the high school leagues before […]

Cayman Islands: Take your tastebuds on a journey of a lifetime this October

CITA’s Restaurant Month is back and heading to an island near you! New this year….. the Cayman Islands Tourism Association will be joining the 60th Anniversary celebration of Cayman’s unique Coat of Arms, with Restaurant Month sharing in the festivities. Restaurant Month has become a much-anticipated annual event in the Cayman Islands and is set to […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands DCI to close early on Friday 28 September The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) in Grand Cayman, including its Business Licensing Counter on the first floor of the Government Administration Building, will close at 2.30pm on Friday, 28 September […]

Canada: Victoria non-profit karate school struggles to stay afloat [Cayman Islands link]

By NICOLE CRESCENZI From Sooke News Mirror James Bay non-profit karate school tries to keep up with big businesses A small, non-profit karate club switches hands as its sensei of over 30 years retires. Canadian Associated Schools of Karate-do (CASK) runs out of the James Bay Community School gym twice a week to teach kids […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

  NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices NRA Continues Road Improvements along Shamrock Road and Hirst Road Intersection The National Roads Authority (NRA) along with its subcontractors will be continuing works on Shamrock Road near Countryside and Savannah this weekend, Saturday September 22ndand Sunday September 23rd. Section 2, […]