February 22, 2019

2019 Cayman Islands FA Youth Football Leagues: George Town’s U11 Boys score first win of the season

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Focus resumed on the Boys and Girls Under 11 age-groups as the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues continued this past Saturday, February 16 with a full schedule of games at the Annex Field. After opening the season with two losses in the Boys Under 11 league, George Town SC I secured their first […]

Octopus’s garden party another successful National Trust event in Cayman Brac

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The Cayman Brac District Committee of the Cayman Islands National Trust hosted a very enjoyable and successful fundraiser this past Saturday 26 January.  The small but adaptable Trust House at the end of White Bay Road on the north side was the venue for a capacity crowd. The Octopus’s Garden Party theme set the mood […]

Faith Hospital staff completes Cayman Brac’s first air medical training course

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Last month, six members of the Faith Hospital’s medical team completed Cayman Brac’s first air medical training course that enhances the safety of critically ill or injured patients needing airlift services from the Brac for higher-level treatment. The staff concluded the 40 hour Air Medical Crew Course within five days, gaining invaluable and advanced level […]

Prospect brightens for reducing gap in Cayman Islands District’s shelter provisions

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Following the posting of an advertisement in connection with the completion of the long-delayed Bodden Town Church of God multipurpose hall, Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Newlands MLA Alva Suckoo, this week thanked Government for activating the project designed to help close the gap in the district’s hurricane shelter provisions. On completion, the building, whose […]

Woman arrested for Drug Charges during Police Operation on Cayman Brac

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From RCIPS Woman Arrested for Drug Charges during Police Operation on Cayman Brac Last Friday, 25 January, police and customs officers on Cayman Brac conducted an operation at a residence on Dantzler Drive following information and complaints from the community regarding drug activity in the area.  The premises were searched under the Misuse of Drugs […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them Round 10 Bios: Allison Flores-Hernandez, Nathan McCoy

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Allison Flores-Hernandez – Academics 14-year old Allison Flores-Hernandez is a model student known for being conscientious, courteous, helpful and industrious. A very involved member of the Layman Scott High School student body in Cayman Brac from interschool sports days to Maths competitions to Student Council. She is a solid A-student who has been on the […]

Cayman Islands: First Proud of Them Awards Ceremony reaches milestone

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Round 10 of the Proud of Them Awards Ceremony celebrated the achievements of 12 honourees in a memorable milestone event. Held at George Town Yacht Club on Wednesday, 9 January, the evening featured musical entertainment, and a buffet meal which was a first in the programme’s six-year history. Awardees having been nominated were […]

Single-Vehicle Collision in Cayman BRAC with Serious Injury, 23 December

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From RCIPS Just after 12PMtoday, Sunday 23 December, a vehicle with two occupants, was traveling along Channel Drive in Cayman Brac when the driver lost control of the vehicle and collided into a tree. One of the occupants of the vehicle sustained serious and life-threatening injury and was provided with medical evacuation to Grand Cayman for […]

Cayman Islands Import Duty concession on building materials extended

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From Cayman Islands Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. The present 15% import duty concessionary rate on building materials imported to Grand Cayman has been extended by Government for a further year, to 31 December 2019. In explaining the reason for the extension of the duty concession, the Minister for Finance and Economic Development, the […]

UPDATE: Man charged following operation in Cayman Brac

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From RCIPS 20 Dec 2018 The man, age 57 of Cayman Brac, who was arrested on Tuesday, 18 December (see below), has been formally charged with Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Ganja. He has been bailed to court for 9 January. Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Officers Conduct Operation In Cayman Brac, Cocaine and Ganja […]