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Man arrested in fatal boat crash case

Police have arrested a 35-year-old resident of George Town on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with a boating accident on 11 Aug. that killed two people.

Police appeal for boat crash witnesses

Police are appealing for witnesses to Sunday night’s fatal boat crash in which Emmanuel Brown, 49, and John Turner, 70, were killed.

UPDATE: Police name two men killed in boat accident

Two men killed in a Sunday night boating accident have been identified as Emmanuel Brown, 49, and John Turner, 70.

Man pleads guilty in domestic violence assault

Camilo Osvaldo Naranjo pleaded guilty in Summary Court on Monday to assault causing actual bodily harm for an incident in which he allegedly kicked his former girlfriend in the face.

Photographer captures Cayman lightning storm

Andrea Iallorenzi of Cayman Islands Photos was out in Wednesday night’s storm on Grand Cayman and took this photograph of lightning over the North Sound.

Diamond’s Edge holds grand opening

A new luxury development, Diamond’s Edge, formally opened its gates this month with an event at a marquee on site at the shores of North Sound.

Man pleads guilty for cocaine, dangerous driving

A man pleaded guilty on Thursday to possession of cocaine and dangerous driving for an April incident in which he drove a Toyota Camry into North Sound.

Man allegedly drove into sea with cocaine

Bail was denied on Monday for a man charged with possession of cocaine which was recovered after he allegedly drove his vehicle into the North Sound last Wednesday afternoon, April 3.

Police rescue boaters in busy Sunday on North Sound

Marine police rescued boaters and Jet Skiers in three separate incidents within the space of two hours on Sunday.

MAIL CALL: North Sound pontoon

Compass readers panned the idea of a tourism pontoon in North Sound. Editorial Writer Jennifer Hemmingsen shares some reactions to the idea of a multi-deck platform near Stingray City Sandbar.

Tourism pontoon project proposed for North Sound

Plans to station a permanent “tourism pontoon” close to Stingray City Sandbar in the North Sound are being reviewed by government.
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Developer Gil Freytag passes away

Businessman and developer Gil Freytag passed away in the Cayman Islands on July 10. He was 89.
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Visitor, 83, dies on snorkel trip

An 83-year-old visitor from the U.S. died Tuesday after he went missing during a snorkel trip to Stingray City in Grand Cayman’s North Sound.

Volunteers participate in North Sound inlet cleanup

More than 50 volunteers cleared 2,343 pounds of garbage from the area north of Sparkys Drive in George Town’s industrial zone on Sunday morning.

Chicago firm ‘excited’ to invest in Cayman

The new owners of the Grand Caymanian Resort on the North Sound have announced a partnership with Interval International for the time-share properties at the resort.

Elderly Mexican man dies after snorkeling accident

A 77-year-old man from Mexico died Thursday morning following a snorkeling accident in North Sound.

Fire Service christens new rescue boat

When they broke a bottle of sparkling apple cider over the new Cayman Islands Fire Service boat, it had already been used in one rescue in the North Sound.

New ferry service for North Sound

A new ferry service, taking passengers across the North Sound from Camana Bay to Rum Point and Kaibo, will start operating Friday.

Former Pepsi CEO dies snorkeling near Stingray City

The former CEO of Pepsi, Roger Enrico, died Wednesday after getting into difficulties snorkeling close to the Stingray City Sandbar in the North Sound.

Stingrays make Sandbar home base

A resident population of stingrays has made the North Sound Sandbar their long-term home, population data from the latest stingray census indicates. Volunteers and scientists...

Sollie Ebanks, the king of North Sound

In his time Solomon “Sollie” Ebanks was known as the King of North Sound. He knew the waters of the sound better than the huge...

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