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Cayman has been excluded from Britain's new quarantine-free travel 'green list' despite having a vaccination rate of almost double the UK and no community transmission of COVID-19 since last year.
The Cayman Islands Red Cross, set up in 1961 to help raise funds for the George Town hospital, is marking its 60th anniversary this year.
When Leigh Fagan last saw her 13-foot Boston Whaler boat on 11 March, it was moored at a buoy in the sea in front of her home in South Sound. Last week, it showed up again – more than 460 miles away on a beach in Florida.
Five people appeared in court last month after police seized more 900 pounds of ganja in two separate investigations.
Astronaut Shane Kimbrough shared photographs on social media of Grand Cayman taken from the International Space Station this morning as it passed over the islands.
The deadly stony coral tissue loss disease have been found at two new sites in East End, the Department of Environment has reported.
Cayman's new PACT government on Wednesday held its first press briefing since being elected to office last month to gave an update on Cayman's COVID-19 situation.
British Airways Chief Executive Officer Sean Doyle says he is hopeful that after 17 May, when the UK is expected to announce a travel 'green list', that the airway can expand on the number of routes it operates between London and Caribbean destinations.
As Cayman's turtle-nesting season gets under way, a new research paper prepared by the Cayman Islands Department of Environment and the University of Exeter in the UK has tracked a major increase in the sea turtle-nesting population over 22 years.
In what has become an unwelcome annual event, mats of sargassum again are bobbing off the coast of Cayman and blanketing local beaches and seafronts.
The US Food and Drug Administration is this week expected to approve the distribution of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12-15.
The Utility Regulation and Competition Office issued a statement Sunday refuting suggestions made in a Refuel gas station planning application that the regulatory body did not support projects that supply lower-emission fuel to local consumers.
ReFuel has been granted planning permission to build a gas station on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway. It will be the first time a petrol station will be opened on the road which stretches from George Bay to West Bay.
The Central Planning Authority has rejected an application to replace a cabana and seawall built close to the sea on Boggy Sand Road in West Bay.
The Central Planning Authority has refused planning permission to a four-storey, 30-apartment development on North West Point Road in West Bay.
The Central Planning Authority has approved plans for a development with 437 house lots, which borders the Central Mangrove Wetland area of Bodden Town.
The National Conservation Council has advised the Central Planning Authority that it would be “negligent” to grant permission for a three-storey house to replace a gazebo on Boggy Sand Road.
The George Town landfill will only accept 15 derelict vehicles on any given day from now on, the Department of Environmental Health has announced.
Water Authority-Cayman has ordered monitoring company CostWatch to remove transmitters that track water usage from its customers' meters.
Premier Wayne Panton has announced the members of his Cabinet under the PACT government.