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Indian High Commissioner pays second visit

Indian High Commissioner pays second visit

| 21/08/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): High Commissioner of India M. Sevala Naik paid courtesy calls to Governor Helen Kilpatrick and Premier Alden McLaughlin at the Government Administration Building on Thursday, 17 August. Stationed in Jamaica, Naik is India’s High Commissioner to Jamaica, the Turks and Caicos Islan [...]

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Miss Teen hopefuls tour the Brac

Miss Teen hopefuls tour the Brac

| 14/08/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Five of the six Miss Teen Cayman Islands contestants, accompanied by the reigning Miss Teen Liana DaCosta, visited Cayman Brac 5 August to learn firsthand about the Sister Islands. They were given a tour of the Brac arranged by District Administration and the Ministry of Tourism. T [...]

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Miss Cayman prepares for world stage

Miss Cayman prepares for world stage

| 10/08/2017 | 2 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Miss Cayman Islands Anika Conolly is gearing up for the annual Miss Universe pageant, set for 26 November 2017, with ongoing training in wardrobe, fitness and public speaking while maintaining her public-appearance schedule. “Being Miss Cayman Islands 2017 has been the journey of [...]

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Airline delivers surprise to contest winners

Airline delivers surprise to contest winners

| 04/08/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A contest launched four weeks ago paid off for 12 people who each won two tickets to the destinations served by Cayman Airways. Representatives of the airline, including mascot Sir Turtle, travelled across Grand Cayman, Friday, 28 July to surprise the winners of the Instagram compe [...]

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Miss Teen contestants receive their sashes

Miss Teen contestants receive their sashes

| 02/08/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Miss Teen Cayman Islands contestants were officially sashed by their sponsors on Saturday, 22 July, part of the activities leading up to the pageant, set for Saturday, 26 August, at the Lions Centre. The entrants thanked their sponsors and the pageant committee for all the work tha [...]

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Chamber takes award for communications

Chamber takes award for communications

| 28/07/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce has been named one of three Communications Excellence Best in Show winners by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) at that organisation’s annual awards ceremony, held 18 July in Nashvillle, Tennessee. The ACCE represents [...]

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Local CPA to host youth event

Local CPA to host youth event

| 27/07/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) will host a special event for Cayman Islands’ youth on Friday, 4 August 2017 at the Town Hall in George Town. The CPA Secretariat and Cayman’s MLAs will be bringing the “CPA Roadshow” for youth th [...]

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Italian consul general visits

Italian consul general visits

| 26/07/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Italian Consul General Gloria Marina Bellelli paid a brief courtesy call on Premier Alden McLaughlin at his office in the Government Administration Building Monday, 24 July. Bellelli assumed her duties as consul general in Miami in September 2015, with jurisdiction for Florida, Geo [...]

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Allyson Speirs called to the bar

Allyson Speirs called to the bar

| 26/07/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Allyson Speirs has been admitted to practise as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands in proceedings held 19 July before Justice Charles Quin, following the completion of her articles with Higgs and Johnson. The admission application was made by partner John Harris, to whom Spei [...]

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Cayman bags 22 medals ahead of Games finals

Cayman bags 22 medals ahead of Games finals

| 29/06/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Team Cayman had inched up the medal table to 11th place in this year’s Island Games at the end of play Thursday, with a bag of 22 medals. Cayman now has four golds, thanks to track stars Kemar Hyman, who won gold in the 100 metres in 10:25 seconds, and Jamal Walton, [… [...]

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Kids urged to honour fathers

Kids urged to honour fathers

| 15/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is urging children to celebrate their fathers throughout the remainder of June. Tying into Father’s Day (Sunday, 18 June), the centre’s Responsible Fatherhood “Be a Dad Daily” campaign encourages children to either email the FRC or log on to [...]

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New stamps out of this world

New stamps out of this world

| 08/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Postal Service has issued a four-stamp set that features images from space. The photographs used for the stamps were taken at the Dr William Hrudey Observatory, based at the University College of the Cayman Islands. Depicted are the moon (25¢ stamp), Saturn (50 [...]

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Seminar focuses on cyber threats to children

Seminar focuses on cyber threats to children

| 22/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A special joint meeting of all Adventist churches in Cayman addressed the protection of children from dangers lurking on the Internet and ways in which adults and organisations can mitigate potential for abuse. The meeting, held as part of the Adventist Church’s observance of Chi [...]

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‘Her Story’ told at the George Town library

‘Her Story’ told at the George Town library

| 11/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The George Town Public Library is exhibiting a special display, “Her Story is Our History”, that features framed replicas of the original 1948 and 1957 petitions signed by women demanding the right to vote and stand for public office. The Cayman Islands National Archive printed [...]

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Georgette Ebanks honoured for contributions

Georgette Ebanks honoured for contributions

| 05/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Georgette Ebanks, a local icon whose name is associated with women gaining the right to vote, was recognised for her contributions to Cayman at a ceremony held at the Cayman Islands National Museum on 3 May. Surrounded by the museum’s board and staff, she was presented with the f [...]

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