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Wilfred Ellington Myles pleaded guilty in Grand Court Friday to causing death by dangerous driving and a host of other charges in relation to the death of cyclist Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Kirzner in April.
Police are confirming reports of a death in the North Side area.
The body of a woman was pulled from her submerged vehicle by firefighters after a BMW plunged into a canal in Prospect on Monday.
Nicholas Patrick Tibbetts pleaded guilty Friday to one criminal charge against him that resulted from a deadly April 2015 hit-and-run car accident.
A 36-year-old woman was found dead on an East End beach near a hotel property early Friday morning, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service reported.
A young woman visiting the Cayman Islands with her new husband and his family died in a snorkeling accident off East End on Friday.
A long-time resident of Grand Cayman’s East End district died Tuesday afternoon in what family members described as a “freak accident” in the driveway of her property.
A 16-year-old boy has died after suffering an apparent asthma attack on Seven Mile Beach, Saturday.
A coroner’s jury returned a verdict of misadventure Friday in the death of Victor Crawford, an American tourist who died after a scuba diving accident off East End on March 31, 2015.
A coroner’s jury returned a verdict of misadventure Tuesday after hearing evidence this week about a collision on West Bay Road that resulted in the death of Daniel Mitchell Grant, 21, in 2014.
A coroner’s jury returned an open verdict on Tuesday after hearing evidence last week concerning the death of Tanya Edith Welcome Joseph.
Four people have died and another five are missing following incidents in Cayman Islands waters since Jan. 1, according to police records.
An inquest into the September 2010 death of Tanya Welcome Joseph, 31, was scheduled to continue Tuesday after jurors heard evidence over four days last week.
The former owner of Chrissie Tomlinson Memorial Hospital, Dr. Steve Tomlinson, told a coroner’s jury Wednesday that a nurse had been terminated following the death of the patient who is the subject of an ongoing inquest.
A 65-year-old man died Wednesday after a scuba diving accident on Cayman Brac.
An inquest into the death of Roger Roylin Powell, 30, in a car accident resulted in a verdict of misadventure.
Longtime George Town resident Cecil Hedges, 63, died in an accident at a residential construction site in Lower Valley this week, according to police.
A 63-year-old man has died after an accident Tuesday at a residential construction site on Nature’s Circle, off Beach Bay Road in Lower Valley, police reported.
A 30-year-old man was killed after his car collided with an electricity pole near the Blow Holes in East End late Friday.
Defense attorney Nicholas Dixey advised Justice Robin McMillan in Grand Court on Friday that the Crown had accepted the plea offered by his client, Jefferson Jeupe Laureano, to a charge of causing death by careless driving.
An elderly driver died in Cayman Brac on Wednesday morning after losing control of her car.
A tourist who died in a diving accident this week was a world champion sport shooter and the former president of USA Shooting.
A tourist who got into difficulty while diving off Grand Cayman’s northwestern coast Tuesday became the island’s second victim of a water fatality in a week.
The tourist who died this week after getting into trouble snorkeling off Cemetery Beach in West Bay has been identified as Joseph Dieschbourg, 65,...
A 65-year-old American tourist died Wednesday morning after getting into difficulty while snorkeling off Cemetery Beach in West Bay. Police reported that someone called 911...
Ultra-distance runner Kerri Kanuga is leaving the sun and sea of Cayman behind again – this time for the mountains of Serra da Mantiqueira, Brazil.
Myrtle Jane Brown, Cayman Brac’s oldest resident, passed away on Dec. 15, 2015. She was 101.
Top stories of 2015 in the Cayman Islands
Twelve people died in car accidents in 2015, three times as many as the year before.
Obituaries of nine people who died in 2015 and who received Queen's Honours during their lifetime.
Plans for a new cruise terminal in George Town harbor dominated the headlines and divided the Cayman Islands community throughout 2015.
The Veterans and Seamen’s Centre was filled with mourners on Sunday, Dec. 20, who had come to pay final respects to Captain Arlin Royston Tatum, who died on Dec. 3, 2015.
Little Cayman honors Gladys Howard, who passed away in October, with a memorial service, a costumed parade and a party, abiding by her last wish to celebrate her life rather than mourn her passing.
National Conservation Council responds to Compass editorial.
This year’s innovation will be a skateboard display, a half-pipe created out of Christmas lights across the Crighton’s front yard, part of the family’s annual 2.5 million-bulb display.
Westmore Walker died in an apparent drowning over the weekend, eight days shy of his 29th birthday.
Lighted beacons were strategically placed around the island to aid mariners in navigation.
In the Dec. 15, 1965 edition of the Caymanian Weekly, a precursor of the Cayman Compass, East End correspondent Charles Dixon made note of some community news:
A coroner’s investigation will look into the circumstances surrounding the death of 14-year-old Risco Batten.
More than three months after they were found floating off the coast of Little Cayman, two bodies found on board a Jamaican boat are still at the Grand Cayman morgue.
In the Dec. 8, 1965 edition of The Caymanian Weekly, a precursor to the Cayman Compass, a news item on page 5 highlighted a weekend baby boom on Grand Cayman.
A tourist from the United States died Sunday after he surfaced in distress from a dive off North West Point.
A man facing two charges relating to the death of pedestrian Marcia Donaldson in April appeared in Summary Court on Monday.
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The topic of "beneficial ownership" is, for many of the jurisdictions including Cayman, the primary issue defining current relations with our common Colonial Mother.
A 14-year-old boy who died in an accident off a South Sound beach on Sunday was on a group activity organized by the Bonaventure Boys Home at the time.
The biography of Miss Sybil McLaughlin offers a compelling look at the life of the Cayman Islands' only living National Hero.
Members of the court hearing the trial of Devon Anglin, charged with killing 4-year-old Jeremiah Barnes, visit the scene where the child was shot dead.
A group of Cayman Islands residents who chartered a vessel to try to bring food and water to migrants on a ramshackle boat say marine police prevented them from assisting the men.
In Grand Court on Monday morning, Justice Charles Quin led a moment of silence to mark the passing of attorney Irvin Banks, whose death he said occurred late last week.
Flexing its muscles against its creator, the National Conservation Council is attempting to impede the Progressives government’s pursuit of the cruise berthing project downtown.
Miss Izzy's schoolhouse was an important part of Cayman's educational heritage.
Three coordinated attacks shattered a bustling Friday night in Paris, killing at least 129 people and turning the French capital into a war zone. French residents in Cayman have been anxiously checking that friends and relatives are safe, and former Cayman Islands Auditor General Alastair Swarbrick, who recently moved to the city, described the scene in Paris Sunday.
The long awaited sequel, The Room 3, is now available in the App Store. Fans of The Room series, rejoice!
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service confirmed Thursday that officers do not consider the death of a woman found along Seven Mile Beach last weekend suspicious.
Capt. James Ebanks Howell passed away at home surrounded by his children on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. He was best known to most simply as Howell.
For the first time in 63 years, the congregation of Breakers Church of God is preparing to move into a new building.
A post-mortem examination was performed Wednesday on a woman found dead outside a Seven Mile Beach bar and restaurant over the weekend.
Sheldon Scott should be a dead man. The 25-year-old was seconds from being crushed to death in an industrial accident at the East End quarry when he was pulled to safety.
Norwegian businessman and philanthropist Erik Henriksen was killed Monday in a boating accident in the North Sound.
A woman found dead in Grand Cayman’s main tourism district early Sunday was identified by family members as a local financial services industry worker and mother of three children.
Royal Cayman Islands Police Service officers are investigating the death of a female whose body was found overnight in an area along Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach.
Mike Bell, who built the Grand Harbour shopping and residential development, died in the U.S. this week. He was 51.
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Many types of birds make their nests on Cayman Brac’s cliffs and rocky shores, but due to an unfortunate chance convergence of ocean currents, its rugged coastline also accumulates masses of floating garbage.
The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal ruled on Monday that a sentence of four years imprisonment was not manifestly excessive for causing Zak Quappe's death by dangerous driving.
The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal began its winter session on Monday with a list that includes 16 criminal appeals and three civil matters.
The director of palliative medicine for Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in the U.S. said hospice care is good for patients, families and budgets.
Police late last week charged a 25-year-old man with driving under the influence in a crash in which Marcie Donaldson, 46, was killed as she walked along South Sound Road in late April.
Emerging trends in medicine will be the focus of the Cayman Islands Healthcare Conference that begins Thursday.
If Scholars International women’s team do well this season then goalkeeper Kristina Seymour is likely to have a big input in that success.
The World Heart Day celebrations at Camana Bay raised $27,000 toward a new ambulance for the Health Services Authority.