September 28, 2020

The Editor Speaks: The Good, the Bad, and DST

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We have two articles published today giving opposite opinions on Daylight Savings Time (DST). Last Sunday at 2am USA put their clocks forward one hour. In the UK you have to wait for 1am and 25th March. Now that is chaotic! Here, in the Cayman Islands, we don’t change at all, although Premier Alden McLaughlin […]

Daylight Saving Time began on Sunday, and you should be furious

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By Dave Mosher Daylight saving time, or DST, began in the US in 1918 as a way to conserve energy. However, many Americans believe the practice is not worth the hassle, and studies suggest it may cause more problems than it solves. There are two main proposals to get rid of DST: by creating fewer […]

Daylight Saving Time costs money and frustration

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By Laura Northrup From Consumerist It’s almost that time of year again. The time of year when Daylight Saving Time hits and you’re stuck changing clocks on everything from your bedroom alarm to your car to your microwave. While you’re changing those clocks, keep this in mind: Daylight Saving Time actually leads to more automobile […]

The Editor Speaks: Will this time be Daylight Saving Time?

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For as many years as I can remember living here (30 plus) there has been much talk of the merits of Daylight Saving Time (DST). Successive governments have said they would be “seriously” looking into it. Obviously, not seriously enough as not a word about it followed. Silence. Even when McKeeva Bush was last in […]