October 18, 2018

Stand up for your health: How to lessen the risks of too much sitting

You know that foggy, unfocused feeling you get after sitting too long at your desk? It may very well be your brain getting thinner, reducing its ability to process thoughts and memory, according to new research. In a study by University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), researchers associated long periods of sitting with the thickness […]

Cayman Islands Port Authority Director suspended

Statement from the Port Authority Cayman Islands (PACI) The Board of Directors of the Port Authority of the Cayman Islands has, with immediate effect, suspended Mr. Clement Reid, Port Director for a period of up to three months in order to facilitate an internal investigation into matters allegedly concerning Mr. Reid. In the interim, Mr. […]

What Meghan Markle said about having a daughter someday

By Camille Heimbrod From IBT Meghan Markle previously hinted about having a baby girl even before she met Prince Harry. Three years ago, the “Suits” star bought herself a Cartier Tank Françoise watch, which costs roughly around $6,000. Markle also gave her watch a personal touch when she had the letters “M.M” engraved on it. […]

Teeth nails

We never asked for anyone to create ‘teeth nails,’ but someone did anyone BY CHELSEA CANDELARIO From Mashable Forget about biting your nails. Now you have to worry about your nails biting you. Nail Sunny uploaded a video tutorial on Instagram Tuesday that featured a rather eccentric new creation – teeth nails. Now, everyone can […]

Hennessy Carolina on coming out to her Caribbean Family: ‘My Mom she did not play with that…I opened up her heart’

By Maya J. Boddie From Blavity Cardi B’s little sister is carving her own path while representing for the queer community. Not only is 2018 Cardi B’s year, it’s also a win for her younger sister, Hennessy Carolina. Like her big sister, the 22-year-old up-and-coming actress is a Love and Hip Hop: New York alum and social media star. She’s […]

Go beyond gay cruises in two LGBTQ-friendly Caribbean cultural hotspots—the island of Curacao and the Mexican Caribbean coast

BY : HOLLY V. KAPHERR From Watermark Online You might think the Caribbean is all Irie Times and liquid sunshine, but for LGBTQ travelers, the landscape can be surprisingly unwelcoming. Because the Caribbean culture is super relaxed about other cultural mores like marijuana use, many might also assume they feel the same about sexual orientation. […]

Cayman Islands: Introducing eleven parc

From Baraud Development Discover Living on a Sophisticated Level Conveniently slated at the nexus of George Town Seven Mile Beach and Camana Bay.  Eleven Parc brings distinguished new town home residences to the Seven Mile Beach corridor coveted neighbourhood of Parkway. Our newest townhome project nestled within the quiet and convenient neighborhood of Parkway, Eleven […]

How the Cayman Islands’ refusal to recognise same-sex marriages could break up families

By Chris Godfrey From The Independent UK Despite being a British overseas territory, the Cayman Islands does not recognise same-sex marriages, which have been legal in the UK since four years ago. Considering themselves islanders, one couple want to get married there, but fear for their lack of rights The British government’s various laws enshrining […]

Caribbean groups hail sexual rights ruling in T&T, call for leadership and legal services

By CariFLAGS (PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – CariFLAGS (Caribbean Forum for Liberation and Acceptance of Genders and Sexualities), the LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) regional network celebrates with its member organisations and regional partners the Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) High Court decision in Jason Jones vs Attorney General delivered last Thursday, April 12. […]

Why responsible tourists should visit Honduras, El Salvador, Dominican Republic and Guatemala

By Juergen T Steinmetz From eTN Responsible tourists should look to travel to and support Honduras, El Salvador, Dominican Republic and Guatemala through tourism. Responsible tourists should check carefully when supporting other Caribbean and Latin American Countries. This message becomes timely with the start of the WTTC (World Travel and Tourism Summit) about to start […]