June 3, 2023


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Flare gun, mask and bayonet seized during house search – Man in custody

A man has been arrested and is currently detained in police custody after an early morning raid on a house in East End. About 5.45 am today (Wednesday, 15 May) officers searched a house in John McLean Drive, East End. During the search a flare gun, mask and bayonet were seized. A 47-year-old man was […]

Consuelo Ebanks death

It is with much sadness we announce the death of the much loved Consuelo Ebanks, writer, actor, activist, artist, and more who died suddenly Tuesday afternoon after collapsing the day before (6) at Hurley’s and being admitted to the George Town Hospital. Consuelo was a member of the Cayman National Cultural Foundation Board and was […]

Elections Office: issuing of voter cards – UPDATE

The Elections Office is extending the hours during the weekday for Voter ID cards in order to ensure as many persons as possible have the opportunity to receive their ID.  The last day to collect a voter’s card from the Elections Office is Friday May 10, 2013. The hours as of today (Fri): Friday May […]

PWD conducts shuttering exercise

Members of the public are advised that the Public Works Department (PWD) and the National Roads Authority (NRA) will carry out their annual hurricane preparedness exercise on Thursday May 2, 2013. As part of the exercise PWD and the NRA will shutter and inspect over 100 Government complexes and buildings on Grand Cayman, including 16 […]

GT landfill, DVDL WB & Church St closed; Cubans in LC; GC juror report date & public school closure notice/exam schedule

Closing of the George Town Landfill Officials from the Department of Environmental Health’s (DEH) is advising the public that the George Town Landfill will be close from 3pm tomorrow,  Wednesday 22, May 2013, for Elections day; The Landfill will re-open on Thursday 23, May 2013 with normal business hours of 7am to 6:30pm. The DEH […]

Boston bombs suspect ‘in custody’/FBI interviewed one in 2011

BBC The teenage suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings has been taken into custody in a suburb of the city, police have said. Gunfire was heard as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was found hiding in a boat in a backyard in Watertown. He had escaped on foot early on Friday after a police shootout that claimed […]

Dress down for Earth Day and The Great Outdoors FREE event for kids

Thanks to all the schools and businesses already taking part in Dress Down Fridays celebrating Earth Day! By participating you are supporting our efforts to preserve Cayman’s unique environment. Receive a special National Trust edition T-shirt from Guy Harvey (limited availability) for a donation of $10 or more per person! In celebration of Earth Day, […]

Pedal cyclist seriously injured in MVA

On Friday 5 April 2013 about 10:56 pm a pedal cyclist was injured along the West Bay Road* in the vicinity of Mandalay Condominiums. His condition is considered serious but stable. The cyclist was apparently riding home towards WB after work when he was struck by a truck. The driver of the truck was arrested […]

Sarafina and the Retheus

By Christina Jackson Age 10 For over the past 9 years Sarafina stayed in Crete. Sarafina defeated many beasts and she even won the key to the city in Athens by slaying the Minotaur. She climbed mountains, hills, and she did rock climbing too. Her homeland is actually Athens. She was a famous hero to […]