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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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$285m hotel planned

Howard Hospitality Group, an international hotel investor, developer and operator, has announced the development of an all-new resort located on the former Pageant Beach site in Grand Cayman. The $285 million development will make a splash, creating a destination that brings together George Town and Seven Mile Beach, with one-of-a-kind …

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Another piece of Paradise

By Ron Shillingford [email protected] Triathlons in Cayman used to be rarities but now they are on the sporting calendar all year round. Right bang in the centre of George Town next month is the second staging of the Paradise Triathlon. It’s on Sunday, July 9 from 6:45 a.m. and there …

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Cayman medal early

  By Ron Shillingford [email protected] The Cayman Islands team at the Island Games in Gotland, Sweden has started well. By the end of action on Monday they had won a gold medal, in the 200 metres sprint through Jamal Walton, a silver in the women’s javelin by Daneliz Thomas and …

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Disabilities council appointed

A new public sector council has recently begun the work of advising the public and private sector on disability issues, as well as enforcing provisions of the Solomon Webster Disability Law 2016. The National Council for Persons with Disabilities is made up of 15 volunteers from a variety of backgrounds …

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Dog attacks on the rise

Stray dogs attacking members of the public is an increasing problem, police said. So far this year police have received a total of 68 reports of ferocious dogs or dogs dangerously out of control. In seven of these incidents people have been bitten and required medical treatment. Over the weekend …

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Fighters look ahead after failures

  By Ron Shillingford [email protected] Cayman’s top amateur boxers – Dariel Ebanks and Hopkin Ebanks – performed superbly at the Amateur Boxing Confederation championships in Honduras but came up short in their opening bouts. Both were outpointed in Tegucigalpa earlier this month and now they are focused on their next …

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Film kids win trip to New York

  Eight young filmmakers were chosen as finalists out of 30 contestants who participated in the Young Image Maker’s competition presented by the Cayman National Cultural Foundation and two of them are now planning their reward of a one-week scholarship to the New York Film Academy. The junior winner was …

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Choose laughter

Faye Lippitt is a Canadian journalist living in Grand Cayman with her husband Greg. She is the author of Sixteen Chickens on a Trampoline which documents the antics of her six children. She is a regular contributor to The Cayman Reporter. As summer approaches, students worldwide begin to dream of …

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