October 19, 2018

Cayman Islands teachers are the centre of attention at emotional 2018 Golden Apple Awards

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12 influential teachers were recognised for their outstanding contributions to the Cayman Islands’ education system at the 2018 Golden Apple Awards on Saturday, May 26. Almost two hundred people congregated at the Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman to support teachers from local public and private schools, including business and community leaders, and government representatives. “Education is […]

Cayman Islands Chamber wants you to nominate a teacher today for the 2018 Golden Apple Awards

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Nominations are now open to the public for the 2018 Golden Apple Awards. The Golden Apple Awards was first introduced in 2007 in partnership with the Ministry of Education, and returns this year with a gala ceremony at the Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman on Saturday, May 26. “Last year we recognised the businesses in our […]

Pixar and Dracula screenings at Cayman Islands film festival

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2017 marks the 25th anniversary of “Bram Stoker’s Dracula” and CayFilm will be screening this romantic horror film, which was directed and produced by Francis Ford Coppola. In addition, James V. Hart, who wrote the screenplay for the movie, will be here to introduce the film, host a panel discussion and receive a Lifetime Achievement […]

Hazard Management Cayman Islands Director receives prestigious award

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Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI), Mr. McCleary Frederick, made history at the 31st Annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference in Palm Beach, Florida as the first international recipient of the Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Frederick proudly accepted the most prestigious award of the conference today (Thursday, 18 May 2017). He was recognised for his […]

The ‘Butch’ Stewart legacy

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BY DESMOND ALLEN From Jamaica Observer Peers hail ‘The Chairman’ for 50 years of building tourism, people’s lives MIAMI, United States — Of all those arts in which the wise excel, nature’s chief masterpiece is writing well… Only those who are endowed with the literary prowess of which the author speaks should attempt to retell […]

Ubersoca Cruise sponsors the Caribbean American Movers and Shakers Awards 2016

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ATLANTA – The Ubersoca Cruise has come aboard as official sponsors of the 2016 Atlanta Caribbean American Movers and Shakers Awards. The 2016 Caribbean American Movers and Shakers Honorees comprise of a diverse group of civic-minded individuals within the multicultural community. Honorees reflect the diversity and cultural background of the Caribbean region. The Caribbean American […]

Public memorial planned for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee

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From Caribbean360 NEW YORK, United States, Friday January 20, 2014 – A public memorial is planned to celebrate the life of acclaimed actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee, who died last week at the age of 91. Dee’s long career spanned stage, radio, television and film, and brought her an Oscar nomination at age […]

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Jamaican tourism stalwart

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From Amsterdam News NY Jamaica’s first female tourism director, Carrole Guntley (center), receives the CTO Lifetime Achievement Award from CTO Chairman Beverly Nicholson-Doty (left) and CTO Secretary General Hugh Riley COLIN WILLIAMS PHOTO Jamaica’s first female director of tourism, Carrole Guntley, is the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award, the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s most […]