iLocal News Archives

Day: December 31, 2021

following Penny Challenge incident

By Theodore Bunker From Newsmax Amazon has issued an update for devices that use its Alexa voice assistant technology after one of their Echo devices suggested a child perform the “penny challenge,” involving placing a coin on an exposed plug….

Cayman: Cabinet Approves Ministry Grants to Non-Profit Community Organisations

On 23 December 2021, in the spirit of the holiday season, the Ministry of Investment, Innovation and Social Development distributed extraordinary grants to non-profit organisations (NPOs) that serve the community in the social development space. Upon announcing the grants, the…

New Year’s Message 2022 from the IOC President, Thomas Bach

31 Dec 2021 – Dear Olympic friends, 2021 – what a year it was. At the end of this Olympic year, we can look back with great pride, because with regard to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, we can say: we…

7 ways to remedy that New Year’s hangover

By Lynn AllisonFrom Newsmax New Year’s Eve is fast approaching, and many Americans are all too ready to bid adieu to 2021. But if your holiday celebration leads to imbibing a bit too much alcohol, there are steps you can…

31 Dec Weather in Cayman

Fri Dec 31 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A high pressure system centered just north of the Bahamas will continue to support light to moderate easterly winds and seas across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours. Satellite images…

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – Thursday, 30 December 2021, 68 NEW Positives, 1 NEW Death

Grand Cayman – There has been a 12th death from COVID-19 Public Health officials noted today (Thursday 30 December 2021). In addition Chief Medical Officer (Interim) Dr. Autilia Newton reported 68 new cases of COVID-19, all from the community on Thursday, 30 December….