September 21, 2023

Cayman Drama Society offers a ‘special offer’ on acting classes and workshops

Hello Thespians! For those of you interested in the new training department CDS now has to offer, this email is here to tell you more. We are now offering classes for children, teenagers and adults along with corporate training services and one-on-one sessions for individual demands. Check out or section on the website for more […]

Call for action as Europe debates Bahamas Leaks

By Will Fitzgibbon October 7, 2016, 1:00 pm BRUSSELS, Belgium — The Bahamas launched reviews of its tax policies and data security and members of the European Parliament called for sanctions and scrutiny of tax havens and of the politicians who use them following a leak of 1.3 million documents from the Bahamas corporate registry. […]

Ancient caves are offering clues to help scientists predict earthquakes

By Deanna Conners, EarthSky From Business Insider   Knowledge of the timing of past earthquakes is important for understanding when a dangerous earthquake might strike again. Scientists are currently able to date ancient earthquakes — known as paleoearthquakes — fairly accurately over a period of tens of thousands of years by examining geological records of […]

Cayman Islands schools receiving a Foundation in Culture

[Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands] As part of the Literacy month festivities in September, the Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) Managing Director Ms. Marcia Muttoo, accompanied by Mr. Bryan Hunter, the Managing Partner at Appleby and sponsor of the publication, presented Hon. Tara Rivers, the Minister of Education and Councillor Roy McTaggart from the Ministry of […]

Ironshore Pharmaceuticals and CHADD to raise awareness about the negative impact of ADHD during the early morning routine

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development, Inc. (“Ironshore”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Highland Therapeutics Inc., and Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (“CHADD”), a national non-profit organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD, today announced an agreement whereby Ironshore will sponsor advocacy programs designed to educate parents, teachers and […]

Cayman Islands students earn recognition in the 2016 Florida Caribbean Cruise Association essay & poster competition

Schools in the Cayman Islands competed against 21 countries from within the Caribbean and Latin America in the 2016 FCCA Children’s Essay Competition. Danny Kish of Cayman Prep School placed 2nd regionally in the junior division earning US$1,500. Edward Webber also of Cayman Prep, earned US$200 as a finalist in the senior division. The essay […]

Former Olympian to teach Running School in Cayman Islands

Jeff Galloway, world-renowned runner and founder of the popular Run-Walk-Run method, will be the special guest at the Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon, which takes place on Sunday, 4 December. Galloway, who’s in his early seventies and has over 50 years of running experience, will lead one of his exclusive running schools on Saturday, 3 December […]

Cash-strapped schools in the UK may switch to a 4-day week

Sally Weale, The Guardian From Business Insider Schools in West Sussex are warning they may have no option but to cut their hours – even floating the idea of a four-day week – unless they are given emergency financial help from the government. After years of underfunding, headteachers in every primary, secondary and special school […]

2017 Generali Worldwide Mercuryman to support Cayman Islands’ Stroke Warriors

The Generali Worldwide Mercuryman committee has announced that the proceeds of the 2017 triathlon, being held 22 January at the Wyndham Reef Resort, will go towards supporting the Stroke Warriors of Cayman and East End Primary School. The triathlon has supported East End Primary School since its conception, and is supporting the Stroke Warriors for […]

Cayman Islands Health Services celebrates World Mental Health Week

The Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) and Psychiatry and Behavioral Services Department will join in celebration of World Mental Health Week, which begins 9th October and concludes on 15th October globally. On 10th October every year the World Health Organisation (WHO) recognises World Mental Health Day -an opportunity to raising awareness of mental health […]