Archive for August, 2019

Planning session on application and permit process

Planning session on application and permit process

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

The Department of Planning in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure will host an information session on the planning application and permit process at the Family Life Centre on Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The aim of the session will be to provide information and guidance on the planning process […]

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Hurricane Ivan remembered

Hurricane Ivan remembered

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Water Authority – Cayman invites you to join in commemorating the 15th anniversary of Hurricane Ivan. The Authority will mark the milestone with a special public event. There will be an exhibit on display that highlights the impact of the storm, as well as the strides made by our islands and the Authority to become more […]

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Harneys awards scholarship, hosts summer interns

Harneys awards scholarship, hosts summer interns

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Diana DeMercado has been selected to receive a three-year scholarship to complete a bachelor of laws at Truman Bodden Law School. The award, from Harneys, also includes paid professional experience as an intern at the law firm during school breaks. This summer, she took part in her first internship, working with the […]

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Tatum brothers shine at Fire Service

Tatum brothers shine at Fire Service

| 30/08/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): Two bothers from Cayman Brac are among three Caymanians who have been promoted to divisional managers in the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS). Dwight Randy Rankin is the new divisional manager for domestic on Grand Cayman. Whitman Tatum, who spent most of his career at the Cayman Brac station, is now DM […]

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Calendar of events to mark Recovery Month

Calendar of events to mark Recovery Month

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) is observing Recovery Month during September with several awareness-raising activities and events. In addition to a series of Table Talk recovery roundtable sessions with local radio stations, DCS representatives will be hosting community workshops in West Bay, George Town and East End. A Family Fun Day […]

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Cayman’s teachers to be celebrated

Cayman’s teachers to be celebrated

| 30/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Ministry of Education, will honour public and private sector educators on World Teachers’ Day on Saturday, 5 October at the seventh Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching at the Kimpton Seafire Resort. Launched in 2007, the awards recognise teachers and principals in public […]

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Update on permanent residency question

Update on permanent residency question

| 29/08/2019 | 2 Comments

(Auntie): Since publishing a column earlier this week about a husband who wanted to wait past his term limit to apply for permanent residency, I have received additional information from a local immigration lawyer and am therefore updating the original response. The question was: “My term limit is coming up but my wife still has […]

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September is Recovery Month

September is Recovery Month

| 29/08/2019 | 0 Comments

The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) is organising the following awareness raising radio appearances/events to mark National Recovery Month this September:

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Traffic Advisory for Miss World Motorcade

Traffic Advisory for Miss World Motorcade

| 29/08/2019 | 0 Comments

The Miss World Cayman Islands Motorcade will be taking place on Saturday, 31 August, beginning at 9:00am at Andy’s Rent-A-Car off Roberts Drive in George Town. The procession will leave at 9:00am and travel to East End via Shamrock Road, travel around through North Side, and return to George Town via Frank Sound Road and […]

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Church parking lot closure for HSA patients

Church parking lot closure for HSA patients

| 29/08/2019 | 0 Comments

The Seventh Day Adventist Church parking lot (Smith Road) will be closed to all vehicle and foot traffic starting Sunday through Friday, 1-6 September. This lot is used for overflow parking by the HSA, however during this time, guests of the HSA can still utilise the other parking areas in front of the main hospital […]

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