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Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 4)

Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 4)

| 31/05/2019 | 26 Comments

(CNS Local Life): We should not forget, as it seems many drivers have, that a cyclist was recently killed on Cayman roads and many have been injured by careless drivers. So we are continuing our series on heart-in-the-mouth moments with video clips taken by a brave cyclist in the hopes that the message may get […]

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Celestial light shows over Cayman

Celestial light shows over Cayman

| 20/05/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Nature provided some excellent picture shows in the sky Saturday after a beautiful sun halo emerged at lunchtime followed by a stunning full flower (blue) moon rising in the evening. A sun halo is caused by very high, thin clouds made from ice crystals. The properties of the ice crystals reflect and […]

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Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 3)

Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 3)

| 11/05/2019 | 2 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Continuing our series of dangerous driving caught on dash cam video, this example happened behind a school bus along South Sound Road. The person who took the video said this was on the 18 April at 6:49am, and that they and the bus were travelling at 33m/h. The owner of the errant […]

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Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 2)

Dash cam evidence: On Cayman’s roads (Part 2)

| 08/05/2019 | 28 Comments

(CNS Local Life): About a year ago someone sent us video evidence, taken by a dash cam, of appalling driving on Grand Cayman’s roads, which we published here. At the time we invited people to send us similar videos, and though it’s been a while, we now have Part 2, sent by a CNS reader […]

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Application process for early childhood funding now open

Application process for early childhood funding now open

| 15/04/2019 | 0 Comments

The Ministry of Education provides financial assistance through the Early Childhood Assistance Programme (ECAP) fund for young Caymanian children who will be between the ages of 3 years old and 4 years old before September 1, 2019.  ECAP applications are now being accepted to assist with payment of fees at any early childhood centre once […]

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Measles Awareness Urged

Measles Awareness Urged

| 12/04/2019 | 0 Comments

International health body, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), recently alerted health departments around the Caribbean to be on the lookout for measles and rubella as a precaution.  In light of this, the Public Health Department of the Cayman Islands is issuing   an alert to the community of the need to be aware of the […]

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Registration for government schools now open

Registration for government schools now open

| 31/03/2019 | 0 Comments

Registration for students enrolling in, or transferring to, government schools for the 2019/2020 school year will open on Monday, 1 April and will close on Friday, 28 June. Registration for government Reception is open for qualifying children aged 4 Years 0 months before 1 September 2019. That means a child born between 1 September 2014 […]

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Expect delays in garbage pickup

Expect delays in garbage pickup

| 27/03/2019 | 0 Comments

The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) advises residents of Grand Cayman to anticipate delays in residential garbage pick-up in some communities scheduled for collection today (Wednesday, 27 March 2019). These delays are the result of a series of mechanical failures experienced by some of our trucks at the beginning of this week. Personnel from the […]

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Cayman Airways passenger advisory

Cayman Airways passenger advisory

| 27/03/2019 | 0 Comments

Cayman Airways advises passengers who are travelling on Wednesday and Thursday this week (March 27 & 28) to review the advisories issued by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) regarding road closures and parking lot closures at, and around, Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) before, during, and after the arrival of their Royal Highnesses, […]

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Traffic diversions for royal visit

Traffic diversions for royal visit

| 27/03/2019 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, 27 March: Arrival of Their Royal Highnesses and Opening of ORIA Terminal Building. There will be diversions for traffic travelling in and around the Owen Roberts International Airport, between 2:30PM and 7:00PM. All traffic traveling to the airport for pick-up or drop-off of passengers or to attend these events should approach from North Sound Road (vicinity […]

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