February 15, 2019

15 Feb Weather in Cayman

15 Feb Fri 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Isolated showers are expected to continue today as a stationary front lingers just northeast of the Cayman area. Radar images show isolated showers just east of the Cayman area mainly stationary. Humidity: 82%  (DOWN from yesterday) UV: 9.9 VERY HIGH  (UP from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current temperature –   […]

Guyanese American Chamber recommends extension of Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act

From South Florida Caribbean News SOUTH FLORIDA – The Guyanese American Chamber of Commerce (GCAA) wishes to draw to the attention of the  business community in the United States and Guyana the fact that theCaribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (CBERA) will expire on September 30, 2020 and to urge the private sector at home and in the […]

Building resilience to natural disasters and climate change in Grenada and the Caribbean

IMF Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang Grenada February 13, 2019 Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon! It is an honor for me to speak with you today on my first visit to Grenada. Before coming here, I had often heard Grenada being referred to as an “Isle of Spice.” This simple catch-phrase distinguished it from other Caribbean […]

Salt stone

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio his past Christmas we had a Secret Santa, a practice that was new to me. Everyone buys a present without knowing who the present is for. On Christmas, we present that gift to a family member who opens it in front of the group. If another in the group […]

14 Feb Weather in Cayman

14 Feb Thu 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Not available. See weather forecast top right of our website. Humidity: 86%  (UP from yesterday) UV: 9.6 VERY HIGH  (DOWN from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current temperature –   See weather forecast top right of our website.  Yesterday: H 84.7°F  L 73.5°F  Winds: Today SE 5-10 mph Tonight Light & […]

6 things to eat when you’re craving chocolate

By Lia Riverson From Care2 You wake up ready and committed to kicking that sugar habit this week. Your fridge is stocked with sweet, fresh fruit, and you already made lunch plans at that new Mediterranean place that favors hummus over hot fudge sundaes. And then suddenly, before you know it, it’s 8 p.m., and […]

13 Feb Weather in Cayman

13 Feb Wed 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Isolated showers are expected over the next 24 hours as a cold front moves over the northwest Caribbean. Humidity: 81%  (DOWN from yesterday) UV: 9.7 VERY HIGH  (UP from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current temperature –   See weather forecast top right of website.  Yesterday: H 86.3°F  L 71.4°F  Winds: […]

US: LSU allegedly bought live shelter dogs for research

By Susan Bird From care2 According to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals , the Louisiana State University veterinary school may have violated the federal Animal Welfare Act by buying dogs — both alive and dead — from a Baton Rouge animal shelter. PETA asserts that a whistleblower reached out to them — a former executive director of the […]

Transportation Weekly: Amazon’s secret acquisition and all the AV feels

By Kirsten Korosec From TechCrunch Welcome to Transportation Weekly; I’m your host Kirsten Korosec,  senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. I cover all the ways people and goods move from Point A to Point B — today and in the future — whether it’s by bike, bus, scooter, car, train, truck, robotaxi or rocket. Sure, let’s include hyperloop […]

12 Feb Weather in Cayman

12 Feb Tue 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate east southeasterly winds and seas will continue over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system weakens as it moves over the western Atlantic Ocean. Humidity: 92%  (UP from yesterday) UV: 9.5 VERY HIGH  (Same as yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current […]