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Brain surgery with patient awake 

In a first for the English-speaking Caribbean, neurosurgeons at Health City Cayman Islands have successfully performed another advanced procedure by surgically removing part of a brain tumour while the patient was awake. The procedure – known as awake craniotomy or awake brain surgery – enables the surgeons to remove, partly or …

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Urban myth? Maybe not 

      It’s the stuff of legends.   Ships wrecked off the coast of Cayman, Royalty on board saved from certain death, and the King of England says: “Thanks Cayman, you’ll never have to pay taxes again.”   A bar tale surely. Embellished over many years and plenty of rum.   The …

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Dressing down for a good cause

Families affected by the loss of a loved one will benefit from funds raised by Estera’s dress-down days.  Employees raised a total of US$6,320 over the past year, which will be donated to the fiduciary and administration services provider’s chosen charity, HospiceCare, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing dignified, quality comfortable care, free of charge, …

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Secure Your Property from Hurricanes

By David Stephens APEX Perimeter Protection & The Security Centre Property is often the most valuable asset held by a business or family – so it’s well worth protecting in the event of hurricane.  The key is to get prepared early.  As we say in the security industry “preparation stops devastation”.  …

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Check out these puppies

   Four tiny puppies thrown away in a trash bag have never looked better!  New homes, new families and, more importantly, a new lease of life.  These canine cuties were wrapped in a garbage bag and thrown away at a secluded spot in West Bay.  Just one week old and clinging …

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Judge arrested on suspicion of DUI

A Grand Court judge was arrested Monday night after a car crash on West Bay Road. The 52-year-old woman was alone in a vehicle which hit a wall close to Lime Tree Bay Road. A police spokeswoman said: “Just before 10.15 p.m. police and emergency services responded to a report of a …

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Back to school in style 

One hundred students went back to school in style at the start of the new academic year, thanks to donations by staff at CIBC Bank and Trust Company (Cayman).  The lucky students benefitted from a special back-to-school drive donation which took place on Monday, Aug. 21, as employees at CIBC met …

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