August 20, 2019

Las Vegas aviators to host 2020 Triple-A National Championship Game

LAS VEGAS — Triple-A Baseball announced on Monday, August 19, 2019, that the Las Vegas Aviators have been selected to host the 2020 Ephesus Sports Lighting Triple-A National Championship Game, which will be played at the Las Vegas Ballpark on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. The game will feature the champion of the Pacific Coast League against […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman: Office Closures: Needs Assessment Unit The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) wishes to advise the public that its offices in Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac will close from 3 p.m. on Thursday, 29 August 2019, for a staff meeting. Normal office hours will resume on Friday, 30 August. The NAU apologises for any inconvenience the closures may […]

Cricket: Bermuda captain forced out of ICC Twenty20 World Cup Qualifier after concussion

From Caribbean National Weekly HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC – Bermuda captain Dion Stovell has been ruled out of the quadrangular ICC Americas Twenty20 World Cup Qualifier starting in Bermuda this weekend because of a head injury. Officials said on Wednesday that 35-year-old Stovell had been declared unfit to participate in the week-long tournament because of a […]

7 Easy health and fitness tips for business travellers

Professionals working in local cities find it hard to maintain a physically fit body and a healthy mind due to their work, what more for a business traveler? In order to keep on track of their tasks, a business traveler needs to be healthy and fit; however, some face a great deal of difficulty when […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – AUG. 14, 2019

from NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Wednesday morning August 14, 2019: Roberto Ulpiano and Omar Rodriguez, owners of Caribbean Car Wash of New Jersey, have been hit with a lawsuit from multiple workers who say they […]

Cricket: Chris Gayle breaks Lara’s record while Windies Lose ODI

From Caribbean National Weekly PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Veteran opener Chris Gayle broke Brian Lara’s record for the most runs by a West Indies batsman in One-Day Internationals but his failure typified the Caribbean side’s brittle batting and overshadowed the achievement, as the hosts crashed to a 59-run defeat under Duckworth-Lewis-Stern in the […]

Cricket: Rohan Kanhai – An appreciation

By Albert Baldeo From Caribbean Life “The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson. “No more technically correct batsman ever came out of the West Indies than Rohan Kanhai.” — Michael Manley. “His life was gentle; and the elements so mixed in him, that Nature […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Traffic Advisory for Miss Teen Cayman Motorcade, 17 August The Miss Teen Cayman Islands Motorcade will be taking place on Saturday, 17 August, beginning at 8:00AM at the Lions Centre on Crewe Road. The procession will travel via Crewe Road and Smith Road, making a stop at the Farmer’s Market. They will then travel via […]

Little League’s Award

Cayman: Gerry Kirkconnell receives Little League’s George Rivers Award Local businessman and community leader, Gerry Kirkconnell, was surprised to hear his name called at a recent Cayman Islands Little League (CILL) reunion event where he was watching kids play a spirited game of baseball. The person calling his name was JC Calhoun and the reason […]

Wimbledon: content monetization takes centre court

Wimbledon’s innovative approach to content distribution is changing the game, transforming the tournament’s relationship with it’s audience By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community For the first time since the tournament’s inception, Wimbledon will use its archive footage to reach new fans and win over more sponsors. While rooted in tradition, the competition’s contemporary approach to […]