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Monday, March 30, 2020

Norma Connolly

Norma Connolly, Managing Editor
Norma Connolly

News Editor

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ARTICLES BY NORMA CONNOLLY

Health Cayman Cayman

Health City reopens for emergency cases

Health City Cayman Islands, which shut its doors earlier this month after some of its staff were infected with coronavirus by the island's first COVID-19 patient, reopened for emergency and critical care patients Friday.
Lines at Fosters after curfew lifted

Police close Farmers Market; Long lines form at supermarkets

Lines started forming outside supermarkets shortly after Cayman's 24-hour curfew was lifted at 5am Saturday morning.
Scam alert

Scammers pose as government COVID workers

Government is warning the public not to be taken in by an apparent scam in which individuals are trying to gain access to homes by stating they are government workers sent to "spray" residences for COVID-19.

Cayman turns away cruise ship amid coronavirus concerns

A cruise ship carrying a crew member who had been isolated on board with flu-like symptoms was denied entry to the Cayman Islands on Wednesday.

4.4 magnitude tremor felt on Grand Cayman

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake struck 30 miles south of Bodden Town, at a depth of 6.2 miles.
Police tape

2 robbed at gunpoint

Police are investigating a robbery in George Town in which two men were held up at gunpoint.

Camana Bay expansion approved

The Central Planning Department has approved Cayman Shores Development Ltd applications for a new 10-storey apartment building and a new five-storey office block as...

Magnitude 5 earthquake felt in Cayman

A magnitude 5 earthquake was felt throughout the Cayman Islands around 1:12am on Monday morning.

Port arguments

Today's editorial cartoon

Drug-smuggling trio sentenced

Three men caught with a loaded gun and hundreds of pounds of ganja, as well as cocaine and ecstasy, were sentenced in the Grand Court Friday.

Police urge safety during Halloween celebrations

Police are asking motorists to exercise extra care on Halloween night as neighbourhoods host parties and kids go trick or treating.

Sick as a parrot: Birds get health checks in amnesty

Pet Cayman parrots that have been registered by their owners under a six-month amnesty are undergoing health checks.

1 million green iguanas culled

The green iguana culling mission hit a landmark on Thursday when the one millionth of the invasive species was deposited at the George Town landfill.

Man dies after car falls on him

A man was killed Saturday in Bodden Town after a vehicle on which he was working collapsed on top of him.

Police name accident victims

Police have named the two people killed in Saturday's car crash in East End. They are Lopez George Higgins, 26, and Charlisa Titanya Chambers, 27.

Brac airport re-opens

Cayman Brac's Charles Kirkconnell International Airport's runway was closed today (Thursday) after a private aircraft aborted its takeoff.

DoE locates missing shark tag

The Department of Environment offered a $200 reward for anyone who located a satellite tag that dislodged from a Caribbean reef shark off Little Cayman on Thursday night, but the tag was found in the end by one of the department’s own officers.

Cayman’s female divers line up to break their own world record

Fifteen feet below the surface of the sea off West Bay on Saturday, for the second time in two years, female divers on Grand Cayman broke a world scuba diving record.

Little Cayman giants abound in ‘Sponge Belt’

The crew from Divetech and a group of divers returned to Grand Cayman Saturday after exploring the depths of Little Cayman.

Women divers set world record in Cayman

The female divers of the Cayman Islands marked International Women’s Dive Day Saturday by breaking a world record while raising funds for the Breast Cancer Foundation.

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