Archive for July 22nd, 2019

Campers learn about Cayman’s traditions

Campers learn about Cayman’s traditions

| 22/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A group of students spent last week learning all about Cayman’s traditions at the Immerse Summer Camp organised by the Cayman Islands National Museum. The idea for the camp is to offer the opportunity for young people to experience Cayman’s unique natural and cultural heritage.

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Donation supports CCMI’s coral restoration efforts

Donation supports CCMI’s coral restoration efforts

| 22/07/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): The Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) has recently received a US$68,000 donation from the Aall Foundation towards its Coral Restoration Programme. With increasing water temperatures threatening coral reef health, CCMI said in a press release that its team knows “they must progress their restoration efforts at pace, to be able to contribute […]

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Academy brings home trophies from USA Cup

Academy brings home trophies from USA Cup

| 22/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Academy Sports Club has returned carrying hardware from this year’s USA Cup, earning two championship trophies, with its remaining teams reaching the quarterfinals in their divisions. Academy took its largest contingent to date to the tournament, which was held in the US state of Minnesota 16-20 July, with five boys’ and two […]

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CUC’s summer interns gain professional experience

CUC’s summer interns gain professional experience

| 22/07/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) has taken on 18 high school and college students as part of its annual vocational and internship programme, offering them the opportunity to work in a professional environment while exploring a variety of career options at CUC. Some of the students have been assigned to the corporate setting […]

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Needs Assessment Unit: closures

Needs Assessment Unit: closures

| 22/07/2019 | 0 Comments

The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) wishes to advise the public that its offices in Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac will close on Thursday, 25 July 2019 from 3pm, for a staff meeting. Normal office hours will resume on Friday, 26 July 2019. The NAU apologises for any inconvenience the closures may cause.

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‘Stuff the Bus’ school supply drive begins

‘Stuff the Bus’ school supply drive begins

| 22/07/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): The annual “Stuff the Bus” drive is returning for the fifth year, with the 2019 campaign to collect donations of school supplies kicking off Friday, 26 July and running through 17 August. Since 2015, the initiative has collected more than 27,000 items and organisers hope this year’s campaign will bring the total […]

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Who has right of way at  roundabout by Hospital Road?

Who has right of way at roundabout by Hospital Road?

| 22/07/2019 | 8 Comments

I would like to follow up on a recent post regarding three-way stops and in particular, that one at the junction of Hospital Road and Elgin Avenue. There are three-way stop signs on all sides but I don’t recall if there are give-way signs. If not, there should be. My question is, who IS supposed […]

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Joey Hew tours NiCE clean-up sites

Joey Hew tours NiCE clean-up sites

| 22/07/2019 | 3 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Two days ahead of the completion of the two-week National Community Enhancement (NiCE) initiative, which officially ended Friday, 19 July, Minister for Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure Joey Hew visited the temporary employees working at locations across Grand Cayman.

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