September 30, 2020

Destinations of the week

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10 great places to spend New Year’s Eve By Forrest Brown, From CNN Sydney, Australia: Fireworks erupt over Sydney’s iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images (CNN) — Some of the details may change, but year in and year out, these destinationsaround the world have a well-deserved reputation for traditionally throwing a great […]

Cold, cold, cold, cold

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Photos: It’s gonna be cold cold cold cold cold BY MARCUS GILMER From Mashable In case you didn’t notice, it’s very cold across parts of the globe, stretching from a good chunk of the U.S. to the UK and Europe and even down into India this New Year’s Eve. The coldest in decades, in fact, […]

The Editor speaks: A very Blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year

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Having lived in the beautiful Cayman Islands for over 35 years I was waiting for the outcry from the business community (and others) that there will be no dancing, singing or live music in public places, after midnight on New Year’s Eve (into New year’s Day). Aghast! One would think from other media Editorials, letters, […]

Mariah Carey says producers ‘foiled’ her New Year’s Eve performance

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BY MARIA GALLUCCI From Mashable Mariah Carey didn’t want a lot for Christmas. She didn’t even wish for snow. But in hindsight, she probably regrets not adding “better producers” to her humble gift list. The American singer-songwriter-diva on Sunday blamed Dick Clark Productions for her disastrous New Year’s Eve performance in Times Square. Carey’s comments […]

Destination of the week

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Top 10 holiday destinations – December By LAURA FOWLER From cn Traveller THE BEST PLACES TO GO ON HOLIDAY IN DECEMBER HOLIDAY SEASON! All those pretty snowscapes, all those heavenly tropical white-sand beaches – how fortuitous that Christmas comes when some of the world’s best winter-sun destinations are at their peak. So which is the […]

Cayman Islands drug council expands programme

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Now in its fifteenth year, the National Drug Council’s holiday campaign seeks to expand by encouraging consumers to take a socially responsible approach to drinking throughout the year. This year’s successful two-tier programme featured a Designated Driver Programme in partnership with 26 local bars and restaurants. Its’ complement, the Purple Ribbon Bus Programme captured the […]

Grand Cayman Purple Ribbon Bus – FREE Transportation on New Year’s Eve

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The RCIPS is very glad to facilitate the following initiative of the National Drug Council to provide free transportation on New Year’s Eve through the Purple Ribbon Bus Designated Driver Programme – see below We hope the community with take advantage of this programme and ensure a safer New Year’s Eve for everyone. RIDE HOME […]

Cayman Islands Drug Council offers free bus for revellers tonight (Dec 31/Jan1)

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The National Drug Council (NDC) is pleased to announce that the Purple Ribbon Bus service will run today, New Year’s Eve, 31st December 2014 from 9pm to 4am. We would like to extend our greatest gratitude for the generous financial support of Health City Cayman, Jacques Scott Group Ltd. and Cayman National Bank. This year […]

Indiana Grand Casino brings Caribbean paradise to New Year’s Eve Party

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By Andy Proffet, Staff writer From Shelby News It’s going to be a cold start to the New Year, with temperatures in the 20s—no surprise for Indiana. That’s a big reason why Indiana Grand Casino is going with a Caribbean theme for today’s New Year’s Eve celebration. “Why not offer guests a brief escape from […]