May 25, 2020

Archives for February 2020

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

29 Feb Weather in Cayman

29 Feb Sat 2020 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Fresh to strong north to northeast winds and rough seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system builds and moves over the southeast United States. Humidity: 62% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 10.1 VERY HIGH (DOWN from yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected […]

Fort Edward man’s behavior on Caribbean cruise leads to child porn arrest

By Robert Gavin From Times Union ALBANY — A young girl’s complaint that she had been sexually abused during a Caribbean cruise led federal investigators to charge a 36-year-old Washington County man with sexual exploitation of a child and possession of child pornography. Brian Buschynski of Fort Edward was aboard Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the […]

Formula E: latest news and miscellaneous from Marrakesh

Lucas di Grassi visits the largest concentrated solar power plant in the world Audi driver founds Zero Summit in Brazil Daniel Abt fit again after practice accident in Mexico This weekend, Formula E is visiting North Africa for the fourth time. In the build-up to the race in Marrakesh (race start on Saturday at 3 […]

Cayman: Cabinet approves travel restrictions to manage the threat of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

The Ministry of Health and the Public Health Department work to protect Caymanians and residents from coronavirus (COVID-19) Residents with travel plans to any countries with significant transmission should avoid travel 25 February, 2020.  Cabinet today issued Regulations to control the entry of persons to the Cayman Islands who have a travel history to mainland […]

2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Quarterfinal matchups and schedule confirmed

The elite club competition that crowns the regional champion and qualifies the winner to the FIFA Club World Cup will resume play on March 10th  Miami (Friday, February 28, 2020) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today confirmed the matchups and schedule for the quarterfinals of the 2020 Scotiabank […]

Turned away by two nations [Jamaica & Grand Cayman] over virus fears, cruise ship allowed to dock at Mexico’s Cozumel

From Japan Times MEXICO CITY – The cruise ship MSC Meraviglia, turned away by two nations due to fears of a virus outbreak, docked at Mexico’s Caribbean island of Cozumel on Thursday and President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said passengers will be allowed to disembark, Lopez Obrador said Mexico had to act with “humanity”after the ship […]

The UWI establishes COVID-19 Task Force

The UWI Regional Headquarters Jamaica. Friday, February 28, 2020. Once again, The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is launching a Task Force to assist with the mobilisation of the region’s public health providers to deal with an incoming virus. Four years ago, the Zika virus triggered the response; today it is COVID-19. Again, […]

US – Kudlow: FDA, CDC speeding up approvals for coronavirus treatment

By jeffrey Rodack From Newsmax The Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are accelerating the approval process for experimental drugs to fight the coronavirus outbreak, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Friday. Kudlow made his remarks during an interview with Fox Business Network host Stuart Varney. “Both the CDC and the FDA have […]

The Editor speaks: MLA wants more details re-Speaker’s “leave of absence”

It would appear “The Cayman Compass” has become the media house of choice for our government as most of us also in the media have had to go to “The Islands favorite newspaper” for information regarding Speaker McKeeva Bush’s statement that he is taking a “leave of absence”. North Side MLA, Ezzard Miller, has been […]