October 21, 2019

Premier touts Cayman at tech conference

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin recently returned from a three-day technology conference where he addressed an audience of more than 30 CEOs of technology brands and told them the positive story of the Cayman Islands. IMPACT 14, a conference presented by the Internet Marketing Association, was held 24-26 September in Las […]

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Cayman’s ex-premier’s government credit card PIN was working reveals witness On Wednesday (24) at the continuing trial of Cayman Islands ex-premier McKeeva Bush for allegedly using his government credit card to withdraw money and gamble in casinos, in Tampa, Las Vegas and also in Bahamas, a prosecution witness said his PIN to access money on […]

Cayman Islands ex-premier on trial over credit card splurges, sloppy accounting

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By Jay MacDonald From Taking Charge Serving as the elected leader of the Cayman Islands is no day at the beach. Just ask William McKeeva Bush (no relation to the American political family), the first and now former premier of the Caymans, whose term in office ran from his election in May 2009 until his […]

A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed her gun instructor with an Uzi in Arizona

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By Katie Zavadski From New York Mag A young girl sporting pink shorts and a long braid fatally shot her gun instructor on Monday, after the weapon she was firing recoiled in her hands. Charles Vacca, 39, died at a Las Vegas hospital that night. The 9-year-old child, whose name has not been released, was […]

Have rugby union skills, will travel

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By Anya Whitelaw From Forbes Advocate From Bathurst to Atlanta to Las Vegas, Wales, San Diego, the Cayman Islands and England – it sounds like the sort of holiday any teenager would love to take, but for Lachlan Conyers it has been part of a whirlwind of rugby union tours. It all began late year […]

Under 14 Team sparkles

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Local Under 14 Team sparkles in Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup The Under 14 team from the Cayman Islands Youth Football Programme returned to Grand Cayman on Wednesday, February 19 after competing in the 2014 Mayor’s Cup International Showcase in Las Vegas, Nevada. The team returned with a more than respectable record of three wins and […]

Cayman Islands kids are friendly, neat and can play, mon!

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By Ron Kantowski From Las Vegas Review-Journal It was about 10 years ago when some local soccer enthusiasts got this idea to put on a grand kids’ soccer tournament, figuring that if they did it right, kids from far and wide might come here to play. And that explains why today more than 450 youth […]

Cayman Rugby at Las Vegas

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From Cayman Rugby A Maples & Calder National Cayman Rugby Sevens Academy squad were in tough in the Las Vegas invitational Sevens Elite division January 23rd and 24th. The Las Vegas sevens forms part of the World seven’s series which involves all of the top sixteen countries worldwide. The series resembles the Formula 1 grand […]

Local Under 14 Team to return to Youth Football Tournament in Las Vegas in Feb 2014

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The Under 14 team from the Cayman Islands Youth Football Programme will be returning to Las Vegas in February to participate in the 2014 Mayor’s Cup International Showcase. The team will be competing in the Under 14 division with first round games scheduled for Saturday, February 15 and Sunday, February 16. The quarter finals are […]

American tourist killed after being hit by jet ski [in Jamaica]

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From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Wednesday January 29, 2014, CMC – Police are searching for those responsible for the death of an American national, Tomas Torres Castillo, who died after being hit by a jet ski on Tuesday. Police in the tourist resort town of Negril, west of here, said Castillo, from Las Vegas, Nevada, was […]