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Cayman: Rainy Weather to Continue through Today Tuesday 18 June

Grand Cayman, 17 June 2024 – Showers affecting the Cayman Islands are expected to persist throughout the day tomorrow, Tuesday 18 June, before gradually subsiding in the evening. Some showers are expected to impact the Sister Islands tonight. The National Weather Service recorded about 1.5 inches of rainfall…

Cayman National Weather Service Surveillance Bulletin #1 – Friday 14 June

The National Weather Service is currently conducting surveillance of a disturbance in the region with potential implications for the Cayman Islands, beginning today Friday 14 through Tuesday 18 June 2024.  A broad area of low pressure is expected to form…

Caynan Anti-Corruption Commission Files Charges

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 14 June 2024 Following a complex and protracted investigation, investigators from the Anti-Corruption Commission have today charged the following persons: Maxwell Renal LINWOOD, aged 46 years, a former public officer of George Town, Grand Cayman is charged with…

Cayman Islands’ Government Agencies Respond to Flooding Following Inclement Weather

The National Emergency Operations Centre has been partially activated, today Monday 10 June 2024, to provide coordinated and tactical relief to persons affected by flooding in Grand Cayman. Led by government emergency response and disaster relief agency, Hazard Management Cayman…

Torrential Rain Floods the Western Caribbean including Cayman Islands

From Dale S. Destin-268Weather A trough system is causing flooding rainfall across the western Caribbean, including the Cayman Islands, Cuba and the Bahamas. A severe weather alert has been issued for the Cayman Islands. According to the Cayman National Emergency Website,…

Final call for entries: Zayed Sustainability Prize invites innovators to submit their solutions before 23 June 

June 3, 2024 – The Zayed Sustainability Prize, the UAE’s pioneering global award in sustainability and humanitarianism, is making a final call for entries for its 2025 cycle. With less than one month left until the submission deadline of 23 June, the Prize…

The GOP’s Stalinesque Plan 2025 to Shape the Future of U.S. Food and Agriculture” by Elizabeth Henderson

Author Bio: Elizabeth Henderson farmed at Peacework Farm in Wayne County, New York, for more than 30 years. Peacework CSA was one of the first community-supported agriculture farms in the U.S. She is co-chair of the Interstate Council policy committee…

Cayman: The Hidden Truth about Indoor Air

From Polar Bear Air Conditioning 20% Off Indoor Air Quality Assessment Despite the societal norm to associate “health” primarily with the food we eat, this narrow perspective often comes at the expense of other important factors of our wellbeing… The…

Cayman National Trust to host First Climate Fair

The National Trust for the Cayman Islands proudly announces its first ever Cayman Climate Fair, designed to educate and empower young people the critical issue of climate change. Scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 15th, from 10 am to…

How the Constitution Fails to Protect the Environment

The absence of clear and broad constitutional authority to protect the environment limits the scope of federal environmental law.