Archive for September, 2019

Garbage collection schedule

Garbage collection schedule

| 30/09/2019 | 0 Comments

The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is working to catch up with its residential collections schedule following mechanical issues with collections vehicles last week. As a result this week (1- 5 October 2019) collections across Grand Cayman will take place one day later than scheduled, as follows:

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Caymanian is new rehab dept deputy

Caymanian is new rehab dept deputy

| 30/09/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Melissa Rivas’ position as deputy director for the Department of Community Rehabilitation (DCR) has been made permanent after acting in the position for the last two years. The Ministry of Home Affairs which oversees the department said in a release that its role is to work with adult offenders to help them […]

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Road closure for DG’s 5K

Road closure for DG’s 5K

| 27/09/2019 | 0 Comments

The annual DG’s 5K Challenge is taking place this Sunday, 29 September. In order to facilitate this event, Elgin Avenue, between Hospital Road and the former Humber Lane, will be closed from 6:00pm on Saturday, 28 September, until 12:00pm on Sunday, 29 September.

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Shakespeare comes to Cayman for one night

Shakespeare comes to Cayman for one night

| 26/09/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Theatre lovers have a rare opportunity to enjoy a live Shakespeare play on Tuesday, 1 October, when students from the University of Cambridge take to the boards of the Harquail Studio theatre with a production of The Comedy of Errors. This one-night show, produced by a group of 17 actors, directors and […]

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Response leaders train for coordinated approach

Response leaders train for coordinated approach

| 26/09/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Senior managers from a range of first response agencies in the Cayman Islands completed a three-day strategic level Incident Command Systems (ICS) training course this month. ICS is a system designed to be used or applied from the time an incident occurs until the requirement for management and operations no longer exists. […]

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Botanic Park closes for upcoming green iguana cull

Botanic Park closes for upcoming green iguana cull

| 26/09/2019 | 1 Comment

The Tourism Attraction Board and the management of the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park would like to inform the public that its facility will be closed to the public on Wednesday 2 October. The closure is to facilitate green iguana culling operations in the area. The park’s operations will be closed for the entire day.

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Cayman riders excel in dressage competition

Cayman riders excel in dressage competition

| 26/09/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Five Cayman dressage riders bagged a number of first place ribbons at the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) Dressage Team show held at Epiphany Farms near Atlanta, Georgia. The Cayman riders participated alongside their three American teammates as members of the High Point Farm IEA Dressage Team.

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Fire officers receive leadership training

Fire officers receive leadership training

| 26/09/2019 | 0 Comments

The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) has hired a local company that specialises in conflict resolution to help train their officers. CIFS said in a release that RESOLVE had created a comprehensive training programme consisting of sessions dedicated to the assessment and evaluation of officers’ readiness to take on greater responsibility, followed by leadership training. […]

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Cayman Islands nurses aid in Bahamas relief efforts

Cayman Islands nurses aid in Bahamas relief efforts

| 26/09/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): A team of six registered nurses from the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) and Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI) left Grand Cayman on Friday, 20 September, to join the disaster relief efforts in Bahamas providing relief support to healthcare workers in the care of persons who require medical attention in the […]

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Revamped match-play spices up squash

Revamped match-play spices up squash

| 24/09/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Bakertilly Corporate Squash League hit the ground running last Thursday at the South Sound Squash Club, with the teams coming out swinging, organisers said. With a change in match play, where teams now ratchet up scores from points gained by individual players rather than for winning games, the league become more exciting and […]

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