January 19, 2020

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman: DEH Bulk Waste Removal Campaign Begins The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) commenced its annual bulk waste removal activity in the Eastern District on Saturday, 16 November 2019 and will conclude in West Bay on 20 December 2019. The DEH Bulk waste removal schedule for the Cayman Islands is as follows: Grand Cayman: North […]

Older Persons Ambassadors

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Cayman: This Year’s Older Persons Month Ambassadors Bios GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Four Caymanians ages 65+ have been chosen by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) to represent the observance throughout October, as ambassadors during Older Persons Month. “The four older persons were selected because of their outstanding community service track records,” said DCFS […]

The Rotary Club of Cayman Brac elects Cayman’s youngest Rotary president

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Some noteworthy points: the new President, Julianne Scott (27), is: 1. The youngest Rotarian President in the history of Rotary in the Cayman Islands 2. The youngest female Rotarian President in the history of Rotary in Cayman Brac as well as the Cayman Islands overall 3. The first Caymanian female Rotarian President for Cayman Brac […]

Cayman Islands “Have a Heart” fundraiser

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The Lions Club of Tropical Gardens is staging its “Have A Heart” fundraiser over two days in February 2019: Friday 8th  (2 pm to 6 pm) and Saturday 9th (9 am to 5 pm).  All funds raised from this project will provide financial assistance to our more vulnerable citizens who need that extra hand with health care costs (including, but […]

Cayman Islands’ swimmers back in action with May Lions Sprint

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Focused on the second training cycle of the calendar year, Stingray Swim Club (SSC) hosts two meets – a fun and fast sprint meet – the Lions Sprint meet that took place Saturday 12 May, and the upcoming Landon Von Kanel Invitational, which takes place Thursday 31 May – Sunday 3 June. The two meets […]

New aquatic centre possibly in the works for Cayman Islands

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BY LORETTA RACE From SwimSwam The Cayman Islands Aquatic Sports Association (CIASA) is reportedly coming close to making a new aquatic center happen after years of community lobbying. Per Cayman media, Pool Committee President Steven Broadbelt stated, “CIASA has been working on a 50-meter pool project for many many years, since the early 2000’s. Now CIASA […]

Remembrance Day

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By Georgina Wilcox Last Sunday (12) was Remembrance Sunday when the Cayman Islanders remembered all those who gave up their lives to keep us safe from dictators for their love of their countries. The day started cloudy and rain was threatening but it held off until the laying of the wreaths was completed around the […]

Lions Club of Tropical Gardens-October Breast Cancer Awareness month

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In October the Lions Club of Tropical Gardens will be hosting a series of events for ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’ month. . Two 5k/10k walk/runs are taking place: – Saturday 7th October, Kaibo restaurant beach bar at 6.00 a.m –Sunday 15th October, West Bay Road, public beach at 6.00 a.m You can register online at www.caymanactive.com or at the […]

Water Authority Cayman Islands’ project Angel Tree supports Brac’s Lions

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Water Authority — Cayman recently presented a donation of CI$4,108 to the Lions Club of Cayman Brac. The funds were raised through the Authority’s annual Project Angel Tree initiative which takes place in December and benefits one or more different non-profit organisations each year. The Authority’s employees joined together to raise CI$2,054 which was then […]

Cayman Islands Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Dress for a Cause Day

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Government workers, members of the public and the Acting Deputy Governor, Stran Bodden, dressed for a cause on Friday (28 October 2016). Civil service staffers wore pink to mark the ongoing Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign by the Lions Club of Tropical Gardens (LCTG). A contingent from the Cayman Islands Immigration Service was among the […]