July 16, 2018

Divi Resorts sponsors Aruba’s 12th Annual Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival

Continuing its yearly tradition, Divi Resorts on Aruba are once again sponsoring the soulful, show-stopping Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival taking place September21-22, 2018. Now in its 12th year, the Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival is one of the islands most renowned cultural events, and artists selected for this year’s event include Sister Sledge, Jorge Celedón, Eric […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands: Rescheduled Council for Older Persons BT District Gathering The Council for Older Persons is holding its rescheduled Bodden Town district gathering on Saturday, 9 June 2018. The district’s senior citizens and interested family members are invited to attend. The meeting, […]

Message by Cayman Islands Minister of Health Hon. Dwayne Seymour to mark World No Tobacco Day 31 May 2018

Another World No Tobacco Day is here. Every year on 31 May the Cayman Islands joins countries around the globe to shine a spotlight on health and other risks associated with tobacco use. This year’s observance focuses on tobacco as a leading cause of heart and cardiovascular diseases (CVD) —connections of which many are unaware. […]

New privacy law forces some U.S. media offline in Europe

From Newsmax Major U.S.-media outlets including the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune were forced to shutter their websites in parts of Europe on Friday following the roll out of stringent new privacy regulations by the European Union. The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on Friday, forcing companies to be more […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Unveiling of plaque and ribbon-cutting ceremony of Mobi-Mat WHO: The National Council for Persons with Disabilities WHAT: Unveiling of plaque and ribbon-cutting ceremony of Mobi-Mat for use by residents and tourists with mobility impairments and or who are wheelchair users. WHEN: Saturday, […]

Cayman Islands: Vehicle break-ins in Prospect area overnight/Loaded firearm recovered during operation in George Town, 11 May

From RCIPS Vehicle break-ins in Prospect area overnight, 10 May Yesterday morning, 10 May, officers responded to three reports of vehicle break-ins that occurred overnight in the Prospect area. In all three cases the culprits broke one of the windows of the vehicle and stole personal items such as bank cards and documents. The incidents […]

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  NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below Cayman Islands: Witness Appeal: Fatal Accident in North Side, 29 April From RCIPS Traffic officers are interested in speaking with anyone who may have witnessed the fatal traffic collision which occurred in North Side on Sunday, 29 April (see previous release), involving a Honda […]

Two St Lucian athletes to compete in Caribbean International Invitational

[Press Release] Two St Lucian athletes will be representing the Sports and Combat Sambo Federation at the Caribbean International Invitational held in Trinidad on the 28th April, 2018 in the sport of Sambo. This is a first for St Lucia since 2012 where Thaddeus Francis competed in the Pan American Sambo Games. Sambo is one […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below CNB and Junior Batabano fuses culture and the arts with T-shirt design competition The vibrant artwork on the T-shirts that will be worn by marshals, teachers, parents, and other volunteers at the Junior Batabano Street Parade and Family Fun Day this Saturday April 28th, 2018, […]

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below   Cayman Islands: Suspected Arson in Bodden Town Friday, 20 April From RCIPS On Friday, 20 April, just after 11AM, police and fire officers responded to a report of a fire on Nettie Levy Close in Bodden Town that had caused significant damage to a […]