Archive for December 21st, 2015

Senior officer secures assistant collector’s job second time around

Senior officer secures assistant collector’s job second time around

| 21/12/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS):  Philip West beat out six other candidates recently to secure the Assistant Collector of Customs (ACC) post in his second go at trying out for the management position. Senior customs officer of the year in 2014, West has served more than 24 years in the department. As a certified instructor he has played a […]

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New tourism ambassador named for 2015-16

New tourism ambassador named for 2015-16

| 21/12/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Justyce Rivers has won this year’s Tourism Speak-Off debate, earning her the title of Cayman’s Tourism Ambassador for 2016. She came out on top of three other finalists chosen based on previously written essay submissions, who debated tourism-related topics in front of a panel of three judges and an audience at the Westin Grand […]

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Girl plays Santa to bring Christmas cheer to others

Girl plays Santa to bring Christmas cheer to others

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(CNS): Young Nadia Simmonds has used her holiday celebration to collect gifts to give to less-fortunate children in Cayman this Christmas. When inviting her friends to her Christmas party earlier this month, the 11-year-old asked them to take along one wrapped gift to give away, collecting 25 presents that she handed over last week to the […]

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Community gives back to DCFS to provide holiday cheer

Community gives back to DCFS to provide holiday cheer

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(CNS): The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) has received dozens of wrapped presents, baskets of groceries, gift certificates and cheques that will benefit 600 families this Christmas. The gift-giving and donation programme seeks assistance from individuals and community groups in providing gift items and food during the holiday season to be distributed to […]

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