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Cayman HospiceCare breaks ground

By Joanna Lewis [email protected] It was a time for celebration last Thursday, June 15, when Cayman HospiceCare broke ground on their new facility. Attended by a host of dignitaries, the four-bedroom facility is being built by funds, materials and services donated by the community, including Derek Haines who has raised …

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CITA worries over crime

The Cayman Islands Tourism Association is worried by the high rise recently in crime and safety. “The matter has escalated in priority for the organisation as it also should for the Cayman Islands Government,” said CITA president, Theresa Leacock-Broderick. “Undeniably, safety is a primary appeal of Cayman as a vacation …

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New thresholds for PR

A recent change to the Immigration Law has resulted in a significant increase in the qualifying sums for persons seeking to make an application to the Cayman Islands Government for permanent residence by independent means. The Immigration (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulations, 2017 (“Amendment No. 4”) were gazetted on May 26 …

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Officers disrupt burglaries

Officers made 26 arrests over the long weekend, with a continued focus on disrupting burglaries as one of the priority policing objectives. In Bodden Town, continued anti-burglary efforts and arrests have reduced burglaries to only two reports during all of last week, a sharp drop from a month ago. “However, …

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Queen’s birthday celebrated in style

  Queen birthday 10: Frances McConvey Certificate and Badge of Honour for services to Education, Arts, Culture and the Community of the Cayman Islands; Keith Parker Tibbetts Certificate and Badge of Honour for services to persons with disabilities in the Cayman Islands; Philip Rankin Certificate and Badge of Honour for …

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Students exhibit art

Students exhibit art The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands and Walkers have organised a vibrant exhibition of student artwork from six Walkers’ Art Clubs. The NGCI afterschool art clubs benefits around 100 participants who are sponsored by Walkers, and include pre-schoolers, primary school students, secondary school students, students from …

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Watler Lyons launches second book

Dalton watler Book This is his second book Caymanian lecturer Dr. Dalton Watler Lyons has launched his second book, Hope and Trust: Politics, Social Development and Sports. The book covers a wealth of information in data format. The author and the contributing authors, Dr. Christopher Williams and Dr. Alexander Bodden, …

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Under the sea!

With day-to-day busy lives it’s easy to forget what beauty lies beneath Cayman’s glorious crystal clear waters. Indeed, Cayman offers some of the world’s most stunning marine life. So, this weekend, be sure to head out under the sea. Professional photographer Julie Corsetti has been taking pictures above and below …

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Chance to make film in 2 days

  Registration is open for 48 Hour Film Project which challenges local filmmakers to make a short film in only two days. The competition is part of the CayFilm Cayman International Film Festival which takes place from June 30 to July 3 at the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. The films will …

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CUC supervisors now leadership trained

CUC hosted a ceremony to celebrate the achievements of 12 supervisors who were presented with the Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management from the Institute of Leadership and Management. The ceremony was held at the George Town Yacht Club on June 12 where the company celebrated with the inaugural …

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