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Archives for October 4, 2021

Dark in September, darker in October, Fall back in November

By Vinette K. Pryce From Caribbean Life “The days grow short when you reach September” Kurt Weill, September Song Broadway lyricist Kurt Weill probably penned the words for the 1938 musical “Knickerbocker Holiday” after being inspired by the month chilly temperatures and other climate changes decided the title of his composition of “September Song.” The melodic […]

US: Stuart Scheller Sr. to Newsmax: Son’s imprisonment ‘an Outrage’

By Eric Mack From Newsmax While the war in Afghanistan might be over, the aftermath has Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller Jr.’s calls for accountability creating two domestic battles, the parents of the jailed outspoken military critic told Newsmax on Saturday. First is America’s demand for accountability from Afghanistan, for which Scheller was imprisoned for violating a military […]

Cayman: Police seek public’s assistance in locating Wanted Man Michael Lopez Watler

The RCIPS is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 22 year old Michael Lopez, who goes by the name of Lopez Watler. He is from West Bay but is also known to frequent the Eastern Districts. He is described as having light brown complexion, brown eyes, and long brown hair with facial hair. He is […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 4 October 2021, 52 NEW Positives,107,853 vaccinations given

From Ministry of Health & Wellness The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 2,255 PCR tests for SARS-CoV-2 have been processed since last reported on Friday, 1 October 2021 (as at 9a.m. on Monday, 4 October 2021.) Positive results were present in 38 community samples and in 14 people on exit from quarantine […]

Cayman: Parliament meets to debate three Bills

Grand Cayman, 1 October 2021 – The House of Parliament at a special meeting on Monday, 4 October 2021 will specifically deal with three bills, two of which will mandate vaccinations for certain categories of persons who are subject to immigration controls in the Cayman Islands. The bills, if passed, would mandate vaccinations for new […]

Caribbean Airlines and BTMI partner to offer holiday package savings

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, October 1, 2021.  Caribbean Airlines and the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) have joined efforts to offer holidaymakers travelling into Barbados through 31st October, super savings on airfare and hotel accommodations. For the same period, Caribbean Miles customers get 50% discount on miles needed for travel to/from Barbados for the destinations below:   Return […]

Cayman: Learning to live with COVID-19

Private sector gets ready to shift gears from zero COVID-19 to coexisting with the virus Grand Cayman, 1 October 2021: Local business leaders are preparing for an operational and mindset shift in dealing with COVID-19 as the Cayman Islands adjusts to coexisting with the virus. Since the first cases of community transmission were confirmed last […]

Fisheries Ministers seek new strategic direction during 11th Special Meeting of the CRFM Ministerial Council

Belize City, Saturday, 2 October 2021 (CRFM)—Ministers responsible for Fisheries from Member States of the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) are scheduled to meet on Monday, 4 October 2021, during the 16thobservance of the Caribbean Week of Agriculture. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the new strategic direction for the fisheries and aquaculture sector, […]

Taiwan Foreign Minister: We’re preparing for war with China

From Newsmax Taiwan’s foreign minister is warning of war with China and is asking Austraila for aid with intelligence, Australian Broadcasting reports. The news comes after the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China flew dozens of sorties into Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) beginning on Friday. On ABC’s “China Tonight,” Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said that […]

The best hemp products for your pain relief needs

When most people think of hemp products they likely think of CBD gummies, oils, and similar products. There is a staggering variety in the products that you can obtain, to help you with your pain relief needs, that contain or are made in part or whole from hemp.  Is Hemp Effective For Pain Management? The […]