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Archives for February 17, 2020

Cayman: Firearm recovered in George Town operation, man charged

From RCIPS Feb 17 2020 On Thursday afternoon, 13 February, RCIPS officers conducted operations in the Scranton area of George Town, which led to the recovery of a 9mm semi-automatic pistol and nine rounds of ammunition. A man, age 26 of George Town, was arrested and charged with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm and Possession […]

New Overseas Territories Minister

The Governor’s Office has confirmed that The Prime Minister has appointed Baroness Sugg CBE to become the new Minister with responsibility for the Overseas Territories and Sustainable Development. The portfolio was previously held by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon. Baroness Sugg was previously Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for International Development from 23 […]

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The Editor speaks: Government accounts are nearly there but NOT nearly enough!

Auditor General, Sue Winspear, is ‘delighted’ in the progress our government departments have made over the past FIFTEEN years in getting their financial reporting executed in time. Most, anyway, but there were some serious exceptions. FOUR out of the forty audits. Unfortunately, these four are key agencies – The Ministry of Health, the Cayman Islands […]


Barneys is closing for good in a week, cutting hundreds of jobs. This is what the iconic department store looks like in its final days By Bethany Biron From Business Insider All remaining Barneys stores will officially close on February 23, and a total of 719 employees will be laid off, according to a WARN notice filed […]

A weighted blanket

Now’s the perfect time to get cozy with a weighted blanket By Veronika Kero From Mashable Whoever created weighted blankets is a genius. (If you’re as curious as we are, it happens to be a man named Keith Zivalich.) Seriously, they do it all.  Need a better night’s rest? Get a weighted blanket. Need help focusing? […]

Martin: Delete negative energy

Wouldn’t it be interesting if there was a delete button or buzzer to push for negativity? Buzzz. Your bad, sad, rad mood is gone. Buzzz. Complaining is banished. Buzzz. Self-pity is kicked out the door. Delete. Delete. Delete. Negative energy no more.  Humans are energy-producing creatures. We have physically measurable electromagnetic fields generated by living […]

Time machines

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Wouldn’t it be wild if we could bring some of the early audio pioneers like Emile Berliner, Thomas Edison, Alan Blumlien, or even Alexander Graham Bell into the future? Sit them down and play for them a modern stereo system. From their perspective, I’ll bet they’d think we had […]

Energy experts now and The meeco Group

Cooperation in development of clean energy systems in the Dominican Republic Energy Experts Now (EEN) and The meeco Group have recently announced having joined forces in the development and installation and operations of solar energy projects in the Dominican Republic.  A decade ago, the Dominican Republic set a goal to be 85% renewable by 2035. […]

This is how you explore the future

A global technology hub SEAT and Xplora are looking for innovative solutions in one of the world’s biggest technology hubs In Tel Aviv (Israel) there are 6,600 startups, 800 of which are dedicated to the car industry Artificial intelligence that warns the driver of distractions or windows that darken automatically are the future of your […]