December 17, 2017

Cayman Islands PFL Weekly Review: Triple C and NorthEast Schools play to an exciting draw

With the CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) heading into the final two weeks of regular season games, schools are jostling for positions in their respective groups as the Playoffs loom. In the Group B Under 11 clash at the Dart Field in Camana Bay, Triple C and NorthEast Schools […]

Trinidad: Caribbean Colour Splash, bmobile in anti-bullying drive

From T&T Guardian Caribbean Colour Splash hosted its 2017 Secondary Schools Anti-Bullying Conference at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (SAPA) in San Fernando recently. Altogether, 700 students and 50 teachers from 30 schools within the south and central region came out in support of this growing movement which aims to educate and empower […]

Caribbean Youth Environment Network and Solar Head of State launch partnership

Plans to educate youth about renewable energy across the region During this year COP23 climate conference, the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) and Solar Head of State (SHOS) launched a partnership to promote education on renewable energy across the Caribbean region. The CYEN is a non-profit, civil society, charitable body that focuses its resources on empowering […]

WORLD ORPHANS DAY was observed Monday, November 13

November 11, 2017 Nashville, TN… On Monday, November 13 there will be events, vigils and fundraisers commemorating World Orphans Day in various countries around the world. Facilitated by a Nashville based organization, The Stars Foundation, the flagship platform for orphans is being expanded to include an internationally promoted World Orphans Day theme song in 2018. […]

IDB launches fund to assist early childhood development in the Caribbean

From Jamaica Observer WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched the ECD Innovation Fund, a partnership to foster early childhood development (ECD) in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). The ECD Innovation Fund is a partnership with FEMSA Foundation and Open Society Foundations at a regional level, and with Fundação […]

Breeze 5K Walk/Run

Record setting Cayman Islands Breeze Fusion 5K Walk/Run George Town, GC, : After a highly successful 2016, the Breeze Fusion 5K Walk/Run has shown little sign of slowing down, with a record setting number of participants taking part in the 11th Annual event. More than 250 Runners and Walkers, comprised of students to senior citizens […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands Press Statement on EEPS Incident on Thurs. 9 Nov East End Primary School Update On 9 November, the Ministry of Education and the Department of Education Services (DES) were notified that East End Primary School’s (EEPS) gate was locked and students and staff were unable to gain access. The Director of the DES, […]

Local Primary Football

Cayman Islands PFL Weekly Review Sir JAC and Savannah Primary share the points The CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) returned to the football fields of Grand Cayman this past Saturday following the one-week mid-term school break. At the iconic West Bay Town Hall Field, Sir John A. Cumber Primary […]

Cayman Islands: Come and celebrate a decade of Camana Bay at the Town Centre birthday party

November marks 10 years since the Town Centre of Camana Bay officially opened with the first companies moving in to 62 Forum Lane. To celebrate this milestone, all are invited to come out to Camana Bay’s birthday party on Thursday, Nov. 9 from 4 to 7 p.m. With live entertainment – local bands Big Sun […]

Halloween food safety tips- ‘Check your Treats’

From Cayman Islands Department of Environmental Health Although Halloween is not an official Caymanian holiday; many local children look forward to participating in trick-or-treat activities. The Department of Environmental Health wishes to remind parents and caregivers of some essential tips to ensure your children’s treats are safe this Halloween. Ensure that children eat a hearty […]