November 13, 2019

Archives for September 2017

CARICOM Caribbean Community : Caribbean fashion designers meet with Italian fashion industry experts at CARIFESTA XIII in Barbados

Fashion designers participating in the Fashion component at the recently held CARIFESTA XIII in Barbados had an opportunity to meet with Italian fashion industry experts and benefit from fashion workshops, fashion shows and business meetings. The event, which took place in the CARIFESTA XIII Buyers Shopping Mall at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Conference Centre from […]

Caribbean consul generals

Caribbean consul generals in NY celebrate carnival’s 50th By Alexandra Simon From Caribbean Life It’s a historic year. The West Indian American Day Carnival is celebrating its 50th anniversary year and will honor that milestone on Eastern Parkway on Sept. 4, when the annual carnival enters its golden year. As one of the biggest displays […]

World Water Week highlights health, human rights, IWRM connections

By DELIA PAUL From IISD STORY HIGHLIGHTS: International organizations launched projects connecting human rights, health and IWRM, at a range of events during World Water Week in Stockholm. The World Water Council launched a project on overcoming challenges to implementing the human rights to water and sanitation, while the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) announced […]

Puzzles for Sep 4 2017 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

TODAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #1 YESTERDAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #5 SOLUTION

Cayman Islands: Armed robbery Red Bay

From RCIPS Last night (Sat 2) around 9:15pm police responded to a call of an armed robbery at the Red Bay Jerk Chicken Stand. Two males, one about 6’2″ slim build and the other about 5’5″ both wearing dark clothing made off on foot with a quantity of cash.  While leaving the scene a number […]

3 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H-cane, 1 dist Atlantic, 1 GofM

Sep 3 Sun 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM EDT Sun Sep 3 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Irma, located over the central tropical Atlantic Ocean. 1. A tropical wave located several […]

Cayman Islands: Man assaulted/shots fired

From RCIPS Sun Sep 3 2017 1:05 am Sunday (Sep 3) night police responded to a call initially made of a man being shot near Linwood St, George Town. [Two other men were involved] However, investigations revealed that he appeared to have been hit with a blunt object to the head and also received lacerations […]

Cayman Islands Joint Marine Unit rescue boat from the Sand Bar, 31 August

From RCIPS Sometime after 6PM yesterday 31 August, the Joint Marine Unit responded to a distress call of a boat that was that was taking in water, located in the area of Stingray City and towed the vessel with all its crew and passengers safely ashore. The officers who responded were on board the Niven […]

2 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H-cane, 1 dist Atlantic

Sep 2 Sat 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM EDT Sat Sep 2 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Irma, located over the central tropical Atlantic Ocean. The Weather Prediction Center is issuing […]

1 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H-cane, 1 dist Atlantic

Sep 1 Fri 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM EDT Fri Sep 1 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Irma, located over the eastern Atlantic Ocean. The Weather Prediction Center is issuing advisories […]