June 26, 2019

Bank Appreciation Day

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Cayman Islands: CIBC FirstCaribbean fetes its clients on special appreciation day Cayman Islands, George Town, June 13, 2019 – All across the region staff of CIBC FirstCaribbean threw open its doors with extra wide smiles welcoming clients with food, drinks and loads of other giveaways. From the first one in to the last one out, […]

Cayman Islands: Three men arrested for drug related offenses in George Town

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From RCIPS june 3 2019 Just after 1:30AM today, Monday 3 June, police had cause to speak with and search three (3) men and the vehicle they were travelling in, at a parking lot off Shedden Road, George Town. The men were observed behaving suspiciously and when the officers approached them, they smelt a strong scent […]

Cayman Islands: Joint operation on Shedden Road, George Town

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From RCIPS Just after 1:25PM on Friday 31 May, officers from the RCIPS and the CBC conducted an operation at a bar on Shedden Road and the surrounding area based on information that there has been illegal gambling and drug activities at the location. When the officers arrived at the location a large number of persons […]

Cayman Islands: Man charged for George Town burglary

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From RCIPS A man, age 41 of East End, has been arrested and formally charged with Burglary, in relation to an incident on 8 May, where an address in Prospect was broken into. He is appearing in court this morning, Mon 27 May.

Cayman Islands: Robbery in George Town early Saturday (25) morning

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From RCIPS Shortly after 1:00AM today, 25 May, officers responded to a report of a robbery of a food truck on Crewe Road, near the Grand Harbour roundabout. A lone male entered, brandished a machete, and demanded cash from workers. He then fled the scene on a bicycle in the direction of Tropical Gardens, with […]

Cayman Islands: Gordon Barlow – Fixing up George Town

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By Gordon Barlow The way things are going, George Town as a commercial centre will lose most of its relevance within the next ten years. Camana Bay – four miles to the north – is modern and up-market, and a much more attractive place for stopover tourists and cruise-passengers alike. It would be unfair to […]

Cayman Islands: Man found dead in his vehicle, in George Town

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from RCIPS Just after 1PM today the 9-1-1 Communication Centre received a report of a medical emergency at residential complex off the Esterley Tibbetts Highway in George Town.  Police, Fire and EMS responded immediately to assist. A man was found to be non-responsive inside a vehicle at the location. Fire officers assisted with a breach […]

Cayman Islands: Robbery on Shedden Road, George Town

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From RCIPS Fri May 17 2019 Shortly after 5:30AM Wednesday, 15 May, a man attended the George Town Police Station to report that he had been robbed. The man had been asleep in a vehicle in the parking lot of a bar on Shedden Road when, sometime after 5:00AM, he was awoken by an unknown […]

Madison woman facing gun charges in the Cayman Islands killed herself after learning she would face a second trial

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By Bruce Vielmetti From JS Online A Madison woman charged in the Cayman Islands with having a gun in her luggage killed herself with a different gun when she learned prosecutors there intended to put her on trial a second time. A day earlier, a Cayman jury couldn’t reach a verdict when she was tried in absentia. Carol […]

The Publisher speaks: Remembering my Mama on Mother’s Day

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By Joan Wilson I make no apologies for republishing this poem I wrote about my Mother – Blanche (nee Bodden) Watler. She was born in George Town, Grand Cayman on 20th September 1890 and died 29th April 1977. Always remember your Mama – keep her close to your heart. Especially on Mother’s Day MOTHER (Better known as […]