December 8, 2019

Road closures for Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon, Sunday 8 December

From RCIPS The 2019 Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon will be taking place this Sunday, 8 December, from 5:00AM to 11:30AM. There will be several road closures along its route. We ask that motorists travelling in these areas on Sunday be mindful of the safety of participants and spectators. Police will be on hand to direct […]

Slam Dunk Ending

Cayman: Tournament Serves Up Slam Dunk Ending to IMD Campaign CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Eight scratch teams of five players graced the battlefield at John Gray High School’s new gymnasium for this year’s International Men’s Day (IMD) 3×3 basketball tournament. The intergenerational sides all sported IMD shirts and played to win.  Organised by the Family Resource Centre […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

DCI – Office Closures and Board Meeting Dates to 2020 The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) wishes to advise the public of its upcoming office opening hours and board meeting dates in Grand Cayman: Office Closures: Friday, 13 December – Offices closed at noon for staff function Monday, 16 December – Office closed at […]

Cayman Marathon This Weekend!

Event Preview There will be lots of excitement this weekend when the annual Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon, Half-Marathon and 4-Person Relay happens this Sunday, 8 December starting at 5am on the waterfront. The public is encouraged to come out and support this great charity event which raises funds for the Cayman Islands Cadet Corps and […]

New report from Four Twenty Seven outlines the scientific foundation of scenario analysis for physical climate risks

Scenario Analysis for Physical Climate Risks December 4, 2019 – Berkeley, CA – Four Twenty Seven, an affiliate of Moody’s and the leading publisher of climate data for financial markets, today released a report outlining an approach to performing scenario analysis for physical climate risks for financial stakeholders. Quantifying climate risks under different scenarios is an […]

‘I can push through:’ Swimmer, cancer survivor takes part in ‘largest open water event in Caribbean’ [Cayman Islands]

By Tim Vooren From FOX6 NEWS MILWAUKEE — As if having a health scare take away your chance to participate in the sports you love isn’t bad enough, what if that health scare threatens your life? Allan Ripple answered that question the only way he knows how. He moves smoothly through the water, displaying the […]

Cayman: Woman charged with two offenses relating to the CONCACAF investigation

From RCIPS A 45-year-old-woman of George Town was arrested and charged today for the offence of Conspiracy to Defraud and Converting Criminal Property. These charges are in relation to the CONCACAF investigation that was launched in 2014. She was bailed to attend court on 7 January, 2020. The woman is a civilian employee with the […]

Traffic advisory for Cayman Brac Breeze Fusion 5K, 30 November/and Traffic Advisory for Grand Cayman West Bay Seventh Day Adventist 5K, 1 December

Cayman Brac Breeze Fusion 5K, 30 November Radio Cayman will be hosting the Cayman Brac leg of their annual Breeze Fusion 5K on Saturday, 30 November, at 6:00AM, beginning at the South Side Public Beach, travelling to Fosters Corner, and then returning to the Public Beach. The event is expected to be completed by 8:00AM. […]

Cayman: It’s time to Trot this Saturday (30)

Don’t miss out on this family fun event!This Saturday, November 30, 2019 runners and walkers will meet at the Holiday Inn Resort for the Annual Turley Trot in support of Meals on Wheels. 6am – Registration 6:30am  – Walk/Run startsRunners and Walkers will enjoy the course around the golf course and participants will enjoy door prizes, a […]

Cayman: 2019 DG’s 5K Challenge raises $82,000 for three local causes

$81,675 has been raised for Alex Panton Foundation, the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre and the Special Needs Foundation Cayman.  GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The 2019 DG’s 5K Challenge raised $81,675 for the Alex Panton Foundation, the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre and the Special Needs Foundation Cayman, Deputy Governor Hon. Franz Manderson MBE announced on Wednesday, 27 […]