November 20, 2019

Cayman Islands: CIMA Charity Walk/Run this Sunday, 26 May

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The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority will be hosting their Charity Walk/Run on Sunday, 26 May, starting at 5:30AM. The event begins at Elizabethan Square on Shedden Road, and participants will travel along Goring Avenue, Walkers Road, Smith Road, Bobby Thompson Way, Fairbanks Road, Aspiration Drive, Academy Way, Walkers Road, South Church Street, Harbour Drive, North […]

Road Closures for Cayman Islands National Heroes Day Celebrations

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The Cayman Islands Government, in conjunction with The Honourable Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, Premier; The Honourable Dwayne Seymour, JP, Minister for Culture and Celebrate Cayman will be hosting National Heroes Day Celebrations in central George Town, on Monday, 28 January 2019 (Public Holiday) starting at 9:00AM. This is a time when the country will reflect […]

Cayman Islands: 4 vehicle break-ins in Central GT over the weekend

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Four Vehicle Break-Ins in Central George Town over the Weekend; Two Men Arrested Yesterday, 12 November From RCIPS Police received four reports of vehicle break-ins in central George Town throughout last weekend’s festivities, three of which were reported in the early hours of Sunday morning, 11 November, and the fourth of which was reported early […]

Local heroes helping animals in hurricane-ravaged Caribbean

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By Brian J. Lowney, From South Coast Today As residents of the Caribbean islands of Antigua and Barbuda struggle desperately to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, a small group of islanders is trying to care for thousands of starving and sick animals and also working to curb the escalating […]

Grand Cayman: Pedestrian Crossing Maintenance Sunday 28

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The National Roads Authority (NRA) asks that motorists take care when travelling through central George Town this Sunday, 28th May 2017 between 7a.m. and 12p.m.  We will be conducting some necessary maintenance work on our pedestrian crossings; specifically on Shedden Road by the old block factory and on Main Street east of Scotia Bank. NRA […]

A powerful group of women will run from NYC to the Women’s March on Washington

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BY NICOLE GALLUCCI From Mashable The Women’s March on Washington is fast-approaching, and if you don’t already have travel plans booked to D.C. you might consider running there. Alison Desir is a running coach, the founder of Harlem Run, and a contributor to Women’s Running magazine. After she reflected on the negative implications Donald Trump’s […]

Road closures for Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon – Sunday – 4th December, 2016

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Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon – Sunday – 4th December, 2016  The Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon will be taking place this weekend, earlySunday, 4 December, and there will be several road closures along its route (detailed below and in the accompanying map).  We ask that motorists and pedestrians familiarize themselves with the route and closures, and […]

Quick arrest following street robbery Thu night, 29 September

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From RCIPS: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 12:46 PM Yesterday evening, 29 September, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of a robbery on Shedden Road in the vicinity Main Street. A man had reported that another man whom he knew had threatened him with a machete and taken a small quantity of cash. […]

All the world’s an island: Correspondent Carol-Ann covers the Globe with only a back pack Part 8 -FINAL

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By Carol-Ann Rudy Frankfurt, Friedberg, and Flying Home! One day. One day in Granada, one day on the Mediterranean, in Rome, Venice, Vienna, Antwerp, Bruges, and six days in Paris at the beginning of my journey. Now I was in Frankfurt and environs for the last three days of my trip. Yep, what a difference […]

Cultural Dance Troupe of the West Indies [in Hartford Connecticut] looking for new location

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By Alex Putterman, From The Courant HARTFORD — After 19 years on Main Street, the Cultural Dance Troupe of the West Indies needs a new home. The program, which caters to low-income children in Hartford’s North End, must leave its location by Aug. 31. Val Coleman, who founded the troupe in 1982 and has run […]