October 16, 2018

Matchups Set for the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship Semifinals

Miami (Thursday, October 11, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today confirmed the pairings and kick off times for the semifinals of the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship. The semifinals are set to take place on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Toyota Stadium in Frisco, TX. The first […]

Bodden Town CPD officers organize presentation to Cayman Islands Frances Bodden Children’s Home by CNB Staff Member

From RCIPS The Bodden Town Community Policing Department has been conducting an ongoing weekly outreach program for residents of the Frances Bodden Children’s Home since June. This past Wednesday, 3 October, the officers invited a special guest to speak to the young ladies at the home. Doralee Wright is a young Caymanian professional working at […]

California requires companies to include women on their boards

By Mallory Locklear  From engadget It’s not clear if the law will pass legal challenges. On Sunday, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that will require publicly traded companies headquartered in the state to have women on their boards of directors. As per the law, by the end of next year, these […]

Final 20-player rosters announced for the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship

Competition kicks off October 4 in North Carolina; Tickets for the World Cup Qualifying Championship on sale now Miami (Wednesday, September 26, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) made public today the official rosters submitted by the eight Participating Member Associations for the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship, to […]

Singjay, Hessnce releases tribute song to Yetanya Francis

By Howard Campbell From South Florida Caribbean News KINGSTON, Jamaica – The gruesome murder of Yetanya Francis, a teenaged girl in Jamaica has sparked outrage among politicians and civic groups  throughout the country. Hessnce, a singjay, is equally incensed. Last week, Hessnce released Pray in tribute to 14-year-old Yetanya Francis whose burnt body was found in an […]

Ipsy has a new $25 Glam Bag subscription with full-sized items and we are in heaven

BY LEAH STODART From Mashable Heads up, makeup addicts: There’s a new makeup subscription box to drop monthly coin on, and it’s one we’ve been (not so) patiently waiting for. Subscription beauty brand ipsy just debuted their new Glam Bag Plus, and yes, it’s exactly what you’re thinking — filled with all full-sized products instead […]

Creole Comforts and French Connections: A Case Study in Caribbean Dress

By Philippe Halbert From The Junto In 1779, a fashion plate depicting a woman’s garment “in the creole style” was published in Paris. Consisting of a lightweight muslin gown with wrist-length sleeves, the dress was “in the style of a chemise,” the basic female undergarment of the period.[1] Worn over a petticoat, the gown was […]

Man arrested in Saudi Arabia for having breakfast with woman

From Guardian UK Saudi authorities have arrested an Egyptian hotel worker who appeared in what officials described as an “offensive” video eating breakfast with a female co-worker. The footage – which was filmed by the man and showed the pair sharing a meal at a desk and joking together – sparked outrage on social media […]

Jacqueline Kennedy’s iconic outfits

13 iconic outfits former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis wore By Lucy Yang Sep. From Business Insider A lifelong champion of the arts and outspoken preservationist, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was also one of the most influential fashion icons of her era. Known for her chic yet simple style, the former first lady was the subject […]

California councilwoman says anonymous group tried to ‘slut-shame’ her into dropping reelection bid by creating website with ‘racy’ pictures of her at Burning Man

By Ashley Collman From Business Insider Rachel Hundley is running for reelection to the Sonoma, California, city council. The 35-year-old says she received an email earlier this month, threatening to publicize a website that included “racy” pictures of her at Burning Man if she didn’t drop out of the race. She recorded a video in […]