February 26, 2020

Cayman Drama Society: Noises Off auditions, summer camps on sale, The Illusion playing!

From Cayman Drama Society THE ILLUSION – get your tickets, only two weekends left! BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW BY CLICKING HERE!CLICK HERE FOR THE PROMO VID! AUDITIONS – NOISES OFF by Michael Frayn Called “the funniest farce ever written,” Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing’s On. Doors slamming, on and offstage […]

Kids raised by grandparents more likely to be obese

From Newsmax Grandparents can be a bad influence on kids’ weight, researchers say. That’s the upshot of an analysis of 23 studies conducted in the United States and eight other countries by a team from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. The study found that kids who were cared for by grandparents […]

Plastics chemicals linked to autism behaviors

From Newsmax Young boys whose mothers were exposed to chemicals known as phthalates while pregnant may face an increased risk for developing behaviors associated with autism, a new study warns. Phthalates are chemicals found in many household products, including cosmetics and plastics. The study didn’t identify a heightened risk for autism per se among boys, […]

Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club COOL Camp is back

The Kids Gaelic Football COOL Camp is back this Mid-Term on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th February!!! The Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club is thrilled to introduce the first COOL Camp of 2020; a 2-day camp during the Mid Term Break on Thursday 27th February and Friday 28th February at the Camana Bay Sports […]

Lighthouse School and Cayman International School partner in civic projects

The Lighthouse School (LHS) and Cayman International School (CIS) are working together in a new civic collaboration partnership. Year one and two students from LHS and Grade six students from CIS have been working together to make a difference in the community and develop their civic understanding and responsibilities. After initial ‘getting to know each […]

Trafficked children in the UK need you to act

By Miriam Karmali Advocacy, Freedom United Parliament has been ablaze following the deportation of “serious offenders” to Jamaica,[1] a continuation of the Windrush scandal. Some on board the Home Office flight had been in the UK since they were children. Others, caught up in ‘county lines’ may actually be victims of trafficking, prosecuted for crimes they were […]

Cayman: Opening of the 2020 CI Little League Season

From CI Little League Chairman, John Cridland Today (Fri 14 Feb) begins the opening weekend for the Little League Season! (Please see schedule below). It will mark the 31st year of this vital community programme which has impacted thousands of Cayman’s youth.  For the past six years, the Cayman Islands YMCA has been working together with the […]

Careers Expo

Cayman: Explore workplace opportunities at Careers Expo The Chamber of Commerce’s 2020 Careers Expo is expected to bring over 1,000 students and school leavers to the University College of the Cayman Islands’ (UCCI) Sir Vassel Johnson Hall on Friday, February 21.  The Expo opens to the public at 10 a.m. Attendees will have an opportunity […]

Cayman: Keynote Speaker announced for 3rd Annual Youth Mental Symposium

Under the theme ‘Empowering Youth. Inspiring Hope”, this year’s Alex Panton Foundation Symposium will discuss various tools to assist young adults suffering with mental health issues in the Cayman Islands. The Foundation has announced this year’s keynote speaker will be Kevin Ashworth, Clinical Director of the NW Anxiety Institute based in Texas, will discuss exposure therapy; a […]

Cayman: CBAC swimmers break 15 meet records at international swim meet

Seventeen amateur swimmers representing the Camana Bay Aquatic Club (CBAC) dominated against a strong regional presence at the recent Karl Dalhouse Memorial Invitational Swim Meet 2020 held at the National Aquatic Centre in Kingston, Jamaica, January 31 – February 2. CBAC swimmers set a total of 15 meet records, with siblings 13-year old Jillian Crooks […]