January 24, 2018

Cayman Islands ARK to receive this year’s Irish Jog funds

(Grand Cayman – 18 January, 2018) Cayman’s Acts of Random Kindness (“ARK”) will receive the funds from the 26th annual St. Patrick’s Day 5k Irish Jog, hosted by Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield”) and Dart Enterprises Ltd. Each year, the Irish Jog Organising Committee appeals to local charities to send requests to be the recipient […]

Toronto FC’s Jozy Altidore gets grip on failed U.S. World Cup campaign

By ANNE M. PETERSON The Associated Press From The Star Altidore is pouring his energy into charitable endeavours with youth soccer players in the Caribbean, which takes his mind off of the disappointment of the United States men’s team failing to qualify for the World Cup. For Toronto FC’s Jozy Altidore, this was supposed to […]

Cayman Islands’ Ebanks targets next step

From CONCACAF SUNRISE, Florida – Scoring goals on a consistent basis is arguably the most difficult facet of football. For nearly every club on the planet, finding and acquiring that specific kind of talent is equally as challenging That is why the Cayman Islands’ Jonah Ebanks was delighted to take part in the three-day Major […]

Final 20-player rosters announced for the 2018 CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship Trinidad & Tobago

Miami (Monday, January 15, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) made public today the official rosters for the eight Member Associations that will participate in the 2018 CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship. The Women’s Under-20 Championship, which will kick off on, January 18th, will qualify three teams directly to […]

Cayman Islands offers YET registration

By BRYONY MCCABE From Superyacht News The scheme enables Cayman-flagged private yachts to charter for a for a limited time per year in France… The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry (CISR) has announced the procedure that is to be followed by a pleasure yacht registered in the Cayman Islands in order to obtain Yacht Engaged in […]

Junior Honda Classic this weekend at PGA National

From Palm Beach Post The 11th Annual Junior Honda Classic will be held Saturday and Sunday at PGA National Resort & Spa with 300 youngsters representing 21 countries and 18 states testing their skills over the resort’s Champion, Fazio and Squire courses. Boys and girls competitions will take place over 36 holes on the Champion […]

Retired cop Derek’s marathons and volcanoes challenge boosts Caribbean reef research project

By Alan Thompson From Leicester Mercury Programme will enable scientists to broadcast live from ocean floor to classrooms across the islands A retired Leicestershire detective living and working in the Caribbean can look back with satisfaction on a challenging year in which he raised $50,000 for an environmental project on the island he calls home. […]

CONCACAF announces expanded CONCACAF Caribbean Club Championship for 2018

The new two-tier competition, on the road to the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League, will feature 20 clubs from 16 Caribbean Member Associations for 2018 edition Miami (Friday, December 15, 2017) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today announced the expanded Caribbean Club Championship, a two-tier regional club championship representing […]

Ground broken for DG’s 5K-Funded Ropes Course

A ground-breaking ceremony was held today (Saturday. 9 December 2017) for the ropes challenge course being built by the YMCA with funds from the 2017 Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge.. The event, which took place in April with around 2,000 participants, raised a record $85,000 from the walk/runs held in Cayman Brac and Grand Cayman. “I […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

  Advent Season Events at Savannah United Church 9 Dec. – Saturday Christmas Cantata “Under a Starry Sky” @ 6:30pm   10 Dec. – 2nd Sunday in Advent  Cantata “Under a Starry Sky” 10am Lighting the Candle of PEACE   17 Dec. – 3rd Sunday in Advent  Youth Christmas Programme 10am Lighting the Candle of […]