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Stamp issue marks royal platinum anniversary

Stamp issue marks royal platinum anniversary

| 13/12/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Four new stamps featuring Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip and released to commemorate their platinum wedding anniversary mark the latest issue from the Cayman Islands Postal Service. The stamps, available for purchase at all post offices in the Cayman Islands, showcase photogr [...]

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Governor’s design award winners announced

Governor’s design award winners announced

| 13/12/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): For the first time in the Governor’s Award for Design and Construction, two winners were named, one each for commercial and residential. In the fourth such awards under this scheme, Camana Bay office building 18 Forum Lane and the “Linger Longer” residence were honour [...]

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Minister’s message for International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Minister’s message for International Day of Persons with Disabilities

| 03/12/2017 | 0 Comments
(Minister for Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands Juliana O’Connor-Connolly): On 3 December, the world (united) to focus on creating sustainable and resilient communities for all on International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Locally, we will recognise this day on Monday, 4 Decembe [...]

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New stamp issue celebrates Christmas in Cayman

New stamp issue celebrates Christmas in Cayman

| 14/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Postal Service has issued a colourful set of seasonal stamps for Christmas. The set of four stamps and a first day cover showcase local Christmas traditions featuring the decorations put up each year by the Bodden sisters on South Church Street and by the Crighto [...]

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Family stops in Cayman on world tour

Family stops in Cayman on world tour

| 14/11/2017 | 2 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Grand Cayman is the last major destination for this year’s around-the-world journey for the so-called Retired Toddlers. Since this American family sold their home in Tampa, Florida, in June 2016, Michelle and Jake Schomp have been travelling the world with their two toddlers in t [...]

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Danielle Coleman: BVI destruction ‘worse than Ivan’

Danielle Coleman: BVI destruction ‘worse than Ivan’

| 01/11/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Danielle Coleman has returned from her secondment to the British Virgin Islands (BVI), describing the situation there as worse than the devastation caused by Hurricane Ivan on Grand Cayman in 2004. The Deputy Director of Preparedness and Planning with Hazard Management Cayman Islan [...]

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New moth stamp series takes flight

New moth stamp series takes flight

| 24/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Postal Service (CIPSA) has released a series of stamps featuring the realistic artwork of Letitia Askew, in which she depicts local moths. The issue, which became effective on 12 October 2017, consists of a set of four stamps and a first day cover. The 20¢ stamp [...]

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Parliamentary prayer breakfast held

Parliamentary prayer breakfast held

| 13/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Attendees at the 22nd annual National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast prayed for the Cayman Islands and its people, sang hymns and held hands Wednesday, 11 October. Opening the event and welcoming the gathering, Legislative Assembly Speaker McKeeva Bush paid homage to the late Dr Ed [...]

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Governor’s design awards open for nominations

Governor’s design awards open for nominations

| 09/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The fifth national Governors Awards for Design and Construction Excellence have been launched, with nominations open until Friday, 17 November. This year’s awards, which take place every other year, for the first time include two categories, residential and commercial, in respons [...]

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Caymanian named member of global aviation group

Caymanian named member of global aviation group

| 06/10/2017 | 3 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Nicoela McCoy, Deputy Director-General of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI), has become the first Cayman member of the International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA). Founded in 1988, IAWA promotes and advances women leaders in the aviation and aerospa [...]

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Cayman delivers supplies to storm-ravaged TCI

Cayman delivers supplies to storm-ravaged TCI

| 29/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Ongoing recovery efforts in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) got a welcome boost following an aid mission Wednesday, 27 September to the hurricane-torn jurisdiction by officials from the Cayman Islands. Devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the islands are getting back on thei [...]

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Second relief mission sent to Anguilla

Second relief mission sent to Anguilla

| 27/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Government’s second humanitarian relief mission to Anguilla in two weeks flew to the hurricane-torn island Tuesday, 26 September. Laden with more critical medical supplies donated by the Health Services Authority (HSA), Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI) and the [...]

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Danielle Coleman assisting BVI Red Cross

Danielle Coleman assisting BVI Red Cross

| 26/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Danielle Coleman, Deputy Director of Preparedness and Planning with Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI), has been deployed to the British Virgin Islands to help with aid efforts. She will assist the BVI Red Cross and the BVI Department of Disaster Management following the devas [...]

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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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