December 7, 2023

Archives for August 25, 2023

Cayman: DVDL Breakers Office Open for Inspections Only  25 & 26 Aug

The Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing (DVDL) wishes to advise the public that due to unforeseen circumstances, its Breakers office will only be providing vehicle inspections today Friday 25 and tomorrow Saturday 26 August 2023. The public is encouraged to visit our Crewe Road and West Bay locations for all other DVDL services during […]

RCIPS inform public of theft of 76 air conditioning units

Around 1:00PM Thursday 24 August, police responded to a report of theft of 76 white ‘Comfort Star’ split air conditioning units. The units were individually boxed and stored in two padlocked containers located on a vacant lot on Up The Hill Road, West Bay.  The thieves have cut the padlocks to gain access to the […]

Cayman: Police Investigate Armed Robbery in George Town

Shortly after 7:30PM yesterday, 24 August, officers responded to a report of an armed robbery that took place near the intersection of Rock Hole Road and Mary Street in George Town.  It was reported that shortly after 1:00AM, early that morning, a grey Honda Fit approached the victim and the occupants of the vehicle engaged […]

Nearly 100 LGBTQ athletes competed at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, with Australia being the Gayest Squad there

At least 22 teams, including several prominent names, in the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in football had openly LGBTQ athletes. The tournament has just concluded as Spain defeated England 1-0 in the final, which can be considered an upset given that the “Lionesses” are the reigning European champions, which was clearly shown in the […]

Cayman: Installation of Traffic Arm at Bobby Thompson/Smith Road Intersection 28 Aug

On Monday 28th August, between 9:00pm and 2:00am, the National Roads Authority (NRA) will be installing the traffic arm at the Bobby Thompson/Smith Road intersection. Motorist are advised to proceed with caution when travelling through the intersection and pay close attention to cones, signage and safety lights. Motorists are asked to plan ahead and watch […]

Another successful year of career mentoring for GirlForce100

Enthusiastic female high school students filled the ballroom of the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort this summer to celebrate another successful year of accomplishments in the GirlForce100 youth mentoring programme.  The afternoon event featured an interactive panel on career interviewing skills and highlighted the importance of authenticity, personal brand and effective preparedness. The panel was […]

Seven Migrants Arrive in Cayman Brac

The Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) confirms that at approximately 8:00am on Thursday, August 24th, a vessel with six (6) male migrants and one (1) female migrant arrived on the South Side of Cayman Brac.  All persons will be processed in accordance with CBC processing protocols.

Caymanians complete training in the beauty industry

Workforce Opportunities and Residency Cayman (WORC) offered scholarships to Caymanians to participate in the first-ever Professional Nails course at Cayman Career Academy (CCA) that commenced on January 9, 2023.  Through this collaboration, CCA made history on August 14, 2023, when its students passed the arduous Comite International d’Esthetique et de Cosmetologie (CIDESCO) Diploma in Professional […]

25 Aug Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 3 Dist, 1 TS,

Fri 25 Aug 2023 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Fri 25 Aug 2023 Tropical Storm Franklin FRANKLIN HOLDING STEADY BUT FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN THIS WEEKEND Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM EDT Fri 25 Aug 2023 NOAA […]

Cayman: Linford Pierson Highway (LPH) – Road Works Sun Aug 27

The National Roads Authority (NRA) will be closing off the eastbound lane of Linford Pierson Highway (LPH), between the Agnes Roundabout and the Bobby Thompson Roundabout, this coming Sunday the 27th of August, 2023 from 6:00am to approximately 6:00pm in order to undertake road works, pending weather conditions.  Motorists are asked to plan ahead and […]