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Archives for October 30, 2019

Cayman: Pirates Week Golf Tournament raises funds for Meals on Wheels

[George Town, Grand Cayman – October 29th, 2019] The annual Pirates Week Charity Golf Classic took place on Friday 26th October at the North Sound Golf Club with fifteen corporate teams enjoying a day on the green and helping raise funds for Meals on Wheels Cayman. “North Sound Golf Club is proud to have hosted […]

The Editor speaks: I give MLA Harris 10 out of 10 for speaking his mind openly

MLA Austin Harris, famous ex Rooster Radio Host, bravely spoke his mind in the Legislative Assembly, and lashed out at two of the leaders of the Cruise Port Referendum (CPR). He called Johann Moxam and Mario Rankin “muppets”, no doubt comparing them to the two miserable old men on the hit winning television puppet show. […]

Kix Brooks’ Arrington Vineyards hosts The World Orphans Day Summit Proclamation Ceremony

The Stars FoundationTM, a Nashville based 501©3 entertainment organization, is pleased to announce The World Orphans Day Summit being staged in Nashville, TN on November 11-12, 2019. The World Orphans Day campaign brings awareness to the plight of over 140,000,000 displaced and orphaned children who are the most marginalized children in the world. The Summit […]

Cayman: Gala closes out busy Older Persons Month

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Seniors across the Cayman Islands attended the Older Persons Month Gala, the annual observance’s close out event on Saturday, 26 October 2019. Held at Margaritaville Beach Resort, the gala had a packed programme, compered by Dr. Kenrick Webster and Ms Patricia Hanlan. Formalities began with the Opening Prayer by Older Persons Month Ambassador […]

UK: Leaders in pre-election clash over NHS, Brexit and economy

From BBC Political parties are readying themselves for a general election campaign after MPs voted for a 12 December poll Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have clashed over the NHS, Brexit and leadership at the last Prime Minister’s Questions before the general election. The Labour leader said voters had a “once in a generation” chance […]

New Executive Director named for Cayman Islands Tourism Association

The Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) announces the new Executive Director of the organization, Mr. Jay Ehrhart.  Following the rigorous and extensive search for the new Executive Director, facilitated by Baraud and a CITA select committee, “I am extremely pleased with Mr. Ehrhart’s selection for the post” said CITA President, Ms. Theresa Leacock-Broderick. “As the […]

Ironshore Pharmaceuticals recognizes ADHD Awareness Month through partnership with CHADD

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 28, 2019– In recognition of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Awareness Month, Ironshore Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Ironshore) has partnered with Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) to sponsor an educational webinar to help elevate awareness of ADHD and highlight the challenges that families experience during the early morning routine. In addition to the webinar, Ironshore […]

US Study: Most dangerous States for your car (and you)

Depending on where in the world you live, your exposure to the risks of the road varies drastically. If you live in a small rural mountain town, for example, you may be exposed to less risk of grand theft auto, but more risk of weather-related driving concerns.  The Simple Dollar was interested in which U.S. […]

US: Priest criticized for denying Joe Biden Communion

By Bill Donohue From Newsmax Joe Biden, a self-proclaimed Catholic, was denied Holy Communion by a South Carolina priest because of his pro-abortion convictions. “Fox & Friends” host Brian Kilmeade criticized the priest for doing so. Kilmeade, who is Catholic, decried the decision by the priest, calling it “an extremely negative thing.” He also took […]

WTO approves Caribbean Basin Favoured Nation Waiver

From St Kiits & Nevis Observer The US request for the Most Favoured Nation waiver for the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI) was approved at the General Council Meeting of the World Trade Organization (WTO) held October 15-16. The CBI comprises the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (CBERA) and the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBPTA). […]