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Archives for June 24, 2019

Cayman Islands: National Community Enhancement Summer Project 2019

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Government’s second-ever National Community Enhancement (NiCE) Summer Project takes place on Monday, 8 – Friday, 19 July 2019. The initiative will provide up to two weeks of environmental beautification work across Grand Cayman for unemployed Caymanians and spouses of Caymanians, aged 18 years and older. As well as providing temporary paid […]

Cayman Islands: 2019 CIFA Youth Leagues – results from Sat., June 21, 2019

Boy’s Under 13 and 17 FA Cup finals conclude 2019 season The curtain came down on the 2019 CIFA Youth Leagues on Saturday, June 21 as the Boy’s Under 13 and Under 17 FA Cup finals were played at the Ed Bush Field in West Bay. Earlier in the week, the Boy’s Under 13 FA […]

The Editor speaks: Can the problem in the Dominican Republic happen here?

In an Editorial carried by Richmond Times-Dispatch: “At least nine Americans have died in the Dominican Republic since the summer of 2018 after falling ill in the Caribbean nation. Some of the deaths appear to have been under questionable — and similar — circumstances. The deaths have happened primarily at four resort hotels. Several of […]

May 2019 Cayman Islands funerals

Andrew Darwin Bush               18 July1955 – 30 Apr 2019   South Sound Mary Adelle Ebanks                   12 Jun 1931 – 2 May 2019   West Bay Leonard Steele                               8 Nov 1935 – 7 May 2019   Prospect Blossom Mertha Scott                  13 Mar 1939 – 16 May 2019   Prospect Atheida Annabella (Scott) Bodden                     – 23 May 2019   Creek Carlene Ethel (Surridge) […]

Crestbridge appoints new director to focus on Family Office Services from Cayman Islands

Dominic Lawton-Smith has joined Crestbridge in Cayman to focus on ultra-high net worth families and their advisers. In his new role, Dominic will be responsible for growing the Family Office Services team in the Cayman Islands, working closely with the Group Heads of Family Office Services, Heather Tibbo and Paul Hunter, as well as Cayman […]

Cayman Islands Marathon gives back to community and helps participants achieve goals

Participants in last year’s Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon raised over USD9000 online for several local charities, and organisers hope that more people will use the event – scheduled for Sunday, 8 December this year – to bring awareness and support to the many non-profit and charity organisations in the community. The lion’s share of funds […]

Recipe of the week

30 Minute One Pot Chicken & Pasta By Kitchen Sanctuary From Yummly 16 Ingredients 30 Minutes 390 Calories In order to make this 30 Minute One Pot Chicken & Pasta you will need: Measuring Spoons. A good Kitchen Knife Chopping board Garlic press Measuring jug. A Frying Pan/Skillet Wooden or silicon coated spoons. We have […]

‘The Coral’ introduces humans to the benefits of growing micro-algae at home

Designer: Hyunseok An Student Project From Core77 ‘The Coral’ is an indoor micro-algae farm designed to rebuild a relationship with algae, critical for sustainability yet less appreciated, in our everyday lives. This wall-mounted bioreactor proposes a daily ritual for algae consumption for a sustainable alternative of nutritional diets. The Coral also highlights algae’s environmental benefits […]

Caribbean Forum on Energy Transportation and Resilience

Monday, June 24, 2019 — The Caribbean Forum on Energy Transportation and Resilience will be held from June 26-27 at the Bay Gardens Beach Resort in Saint Lucia under the theme “Opportunities for Investment and Innovation”. WHAT The main objective of the forum is to develop a blueprint for resilient energy and transportation infrastructure in the Caribbean. The […]

Lions are not impressed with Japan zoo’s mock lion escape drill, but we are

By Sasha Lekach From Mashable To prepare for the worst, the Tobe Zoo in Japan put a staff member in a lion suit. In the event of an earthquake or some other incident that leads to lions escaping their enclosure, the zoo is prepared to handle the situation, according to a translated article from the […]