July 22, 2018

Cayman Islands local Under 15 Team returns from Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup

The Under 15 team from the Cayman Islands Youth Football Programme returned to Grand Cayman on Wednesday, February 18 after competing in the 2015 Mayor’s Cup International Showcase in Las Vegas, Nevada. The team returned with a record of two wins, one draw and two losses, finishing in a disappointing fourth place in Bracket 3 […]

DART donates hundreds of children’s books to libraries

The Cayman Islands Public Library Service (CIPLS) and the public school libraries will be the recipients of around US$17,500 worth of new children’s books thanks to a generous Christmas donation facilitated by four DART property companies (Camana Bay, Regatta, Flagship, and Island Plaza). The new books will be distributed to all branches of the Cayman […]

Talented Cayman Islands Track and Field teens

The seventh annual Inter-secondary Track and Field Meet, featuring teens from public and private high schools, wrapped up yesterday. For the third-year running, Clifton Hunter High School emerged as the overall winner of the three-day event. Sports Minister Osbourne Bodden and Education Minister Tara Rivers presented awards, along with Sports Director Collin Anglin (at right). […]

USAID seeks partners for Major League Baseball-backed youth education program

By Claire From devex The U.S. Agency for International Development is seeking partners to implement a new initiative with Major League Baseball which aims to improve education, support children with disabilities and counter domestic violence in the Dominican Republic. USAID expects one local NGO to be the main implementing partner and will encourage it to […]

Valentine’s Day treat for Cayman Island passengers arriving in Grand Cayman’s International airport

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Love was in the air at Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) on Saturday 14th february (valentine’s Day) as Cayman Islands Airports Authority’s (CIAA) customer service staff passed out candy, carnations and cupcakes to passengers. CIAA’s chief commercial officer, Bianca Moore- Downey said, “The weekends are usually our busiest time and […]

2015 FILM, FILM, FILM! Red Sky At Night Films, YIM Films & Derek Walcott coming soon!

RED SKY AT NIGHT FILMS Saturday 28 February 4pm – Midnight F.J. Harquail Cultural Centre Watch local and international films including Metro Manila (Frank E. Flowers), Dreadlocks Story (Linda Aïnouche), The Devil You Know (Badir Awe) plus, a selection from the 6th Traveling Caribbean Film Showcase. METRO MANILA Winner of Sundance Audience Award ’13, British […]

iNews Briefs

Minimum Wage Advisory Committee District Meetings Reminder for Cayman Islands residents The Minimum Wage Advisory Committee (MWAC) is inviting the public to a round of district meetings to have a final say on the topic of introducing a minimum wage to the Cayman Islands. Meetings in Cayman Brac and North Side have already taken place. […]

Cayman Islands Extended After School Programme

The Ministry of Education, Training & Employment piloted the Extended After School Program (EASP) for students in the secondary schools in April 2011, between the hours of 3:30pm to 5:30. Which was a need for students that were out of school during that time frame, who generally had little or no parental supervision as most […]

2nd Cayman International Youth Football Tournament set for February 2015

Grasspiece Promotions along with major sponsors Maples, Pepsi, Aquafina, DART, the Ministry of Community Affairs, Youth and Sports, the Ministry of District Administration, Tourism and Transport, Cayman National and a number of other corporate sponsors, present the 2015 Cayman International Youth Football Tournament from Thursday, February 19th to Saturday, February 21st at the Annex Field […]

Local Under 15 team to return to Youth Football Tournament in Las Vegas in February 2015

The Under 15 team from the Cayman Islands Youth Football Programme will be returning to Las Vegas for the third time in February to participate in the 2015 Mayor’s Cup International Showcase. The team will be competing in the Under 15 division with first round games against California Rush Miglietti (California) and America Colorado Inter […]