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Motorcyclist killed in crash

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday morning in a collision in George Town.

Police investigating weekend shooting

One man is in critical, but stable, condition at the Cayman Islands Hospital after a Friday night shooting.

Investigation ongoing into sudden death

Police said they are continuing their probe into the death of a George Town man who was found unresponsive outside his home on Shedden Road last week.

Women mugged on Shedden Road

Two women were held up at gunpoint on Wednesday night in George Town.

44 cyclists injured on Cayman roads in one year

West Bay Road was the most dangerous street for pedestrians and cyclists in the Cayman Islands over a 12‑month period, according to data provided by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.

Carib Café hopes to bring life back to downtown

Among the law offices and shopping centres that dot downtown George Town, there is one location that offers an unexpected splash of colour.
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Bus stop relocated for safety reasons

As roadwork along Crewe Road by the airport perimeter continues, the National Roads Authority is moving the bus stop opposite the Mango Tree restaurant to a safer location on Shedden Road.

Police investigating Shedden Road robbery

Police are investigating an alleged robbery that occurred on Shedden Road in George Town early last Wednesday morning.

Road closures for Junior Batabano

Police advised that a number of streets in George Town will be closed on Saturday during Junior Batabano.

Cyclist injured in hit and run

Police are seeking the driver of a vehicle that struck a cyclist on Tuesday night and left the scene of the accident.

Road closure: Printers Way North

As a part of the continuing upgrade of the road network, the National Roads Authority is advising motorists that access to Printers Way North in George Town will be closed at the roundabout for several hours on Tuesday.

Woman arrested on suspicion of stabbing man

Police arrested a 26-year-old West Bay woman on Wednesday morning after a man sustained a stab wound to his chest at a George Town bar.

Cayman’s oldest man celebrates 104th birthday

Looking as spry as ever, shoemaker Wellesley Howell, born Jan. 7, 1915, celebrated his 104th birthday at his Shedden Road shop on Monday.

Esso raises $6,849 for Breast Cancer Foundation

H & B Ltd. Esso stations announced on Thursday that its gas stations on Shedden Road and West Bay Road raised $6,849 in October for the Breast Cancer Foundation.

Road closures this weekend

Harbour Drive and Cardinall Avenue will be closed between Shedden Road and Fort Street, between 7:30 p.m. Friday night and 3 a.m. Saturday morning, for the Prowess Music Concert in George Town, police advised.

Downtown road closure

Cardinall Avenue and Harbour Drive, between Shedden Road and Fort Street, will be closed Thursday and Friday night to facilitate the Prowess Music Concert.

Shedden Road incident goes to Grand Court

An incident that closed Shedden Road last Tuesday night resulted in charges against two men, who were granted bail after appearing in Summary Court on Friday afternoon. The matter was transmitted to Grand Court, where the defendants will next appear on Friday, Nov. 23.

RCIPS: Armed man robs KFC on Shedden Road

Police responded to a robbery at the KFC restaurant on Shedden Road shortly after 9 p.m. Friday. An individual reportedly brandishing a handgun and with his face covered entered the establishment while several customers and employees were present.

Two men in police custody after Shedden Road altercation

Two men were in police custody Thursday following a Tuesday night altercation that left a man with a head wound.

Man struck by car after fight

Shedden Road was closed Tuesday night and Wednesday morning after a man was struck by a car while fleeing from an altercation in which he sustained a head wound.
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UPDATE: Shedden Road open to traffic; pedestrian in critical condition

Part of Shedden Road was closed Wednesday during the peak morning commute time, following a collision involving a pedestrian. That person is in critical condition and updates from police were expected to follow.

Woman arrested for assaulting police

Police arrested a 30-year-old woman on suspicion of assaulting a police officer who was responding to a report of a fight outside a Shedden Road bar early Sunday.

Shedden Road wounding charge sent to Grand Court

A charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm was sent to Grand Court on Tuesday after defendant Gregorio Camacho Hernandez appeared before Magistrate Valdis Foldats.

Man wounded in fight outside George Town bar

Police arrested a 49-year-old man following an altercation outside a George Town bar in the early hours of Sunday morning during which another man suffered a facial wound.

5 arrested for drinking and driving

Police also made five arrests for DUI over the weekend of Sept. 14-16.

Passenger stabs, robs bus driver

A bus driver reported he was robbed by a passenger Sunday evening on Shedden Road in George Town, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said.

A tree of another name is still as sweet

The George Town edifice known as the Eucalyptus Building may need a new name.

Church promotes drinking more water

Seventh-day Adventist churches took to the streets Friday to promote the importance of drinking more water.
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Road closures announced for Xtreme Wet Fete

Certain George Town roads will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Xtreme Wet Fete.

Fire Service vehicle collides with SUV

A woman was slightly injured Tuesday afternoon when her Honda CR-V collided with an emergency fire vehicle at the intersection of Shedden and North Sound roads.

Signal at Thomas Russell Avenue, Shedden Road to undergo work

The traffic signal at Thomas Russell Avenue and Shedden Road, near Jacques Scott, will undergo routine maintenance by the National Roads Authority Thursday evening.
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Six arrested in George Town bar raid

Six people were arrested on suspicion of gambling and illegal drugs possession Friday during a raid at Archie’s Bar & Restaurant on Shedden Road.

Cayman First opens new headquarters

Cayman First Insurance held a celebration on Wednesday for the grand opening of its new 27,000 square-foot headquarters on the corner of Vibert Bodden Drive and Shedden Road in George Town.

Clifton Hunter students tour Pinnacle Media

A group of students from Clifton Hunter High School toured the Shedden Road headquarters of Pinnacle Media on Friday.

Rider injured in motorcycle crash

A motorbike rider was injured Friday in an accident on Shedden Road involving his bike and two trucks.
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Road closure for Wet Fete

To facilitate the “Insane! Wet Fete” event on Friday, April 27, Harbour Drive between Shedden Road and Fort Street will be closed for several hours on Thursday and Friday.

Oil spill shuts down airport area roundabout

An oil spill temporarily shut down the roundabout at Shedden Road and Dorcy Drive, beside the Owen Roberts International Airport runway, Thursday afternoon.

Road clear following oil spill

Traffic near the roundabout at the intersection of Shedden Road, Dorcy Drive and Crewe Road is being diverted this morning because of a large oil spill. Police said traffic through the area is being redirected and advised motorists to avoid the area if possible.

Premier: Government trying to preserve George Town park

The Cayman Islands government is in a bidding battle to preserve a small park area in the central George Town neighborhood of Scranton.

Police make lunchtime arrest at Foster’s Airport store

Armed police officers rushed into the Foster’s Food Fair IGA Airport store in George Town around lunchtime Wednesday, chasing a suspect who was wanted on an arrest warrant.
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Man badly injured in motorcycle crash

An unidentified man was badly injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday morning on Shedden Road near Dorcy Drive in George Town.

Man badly injured in motorcycle crash

An unidentified man was badly injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday morning, March 24, on Shedden Road near Dorcy Drive in George Town.

Jamaican Consulate event educates public on health insurance

On Dec. 27, flames engulfed a nine-bedroom residence on Shedden Road, injuring three people and leaving nine others homeless.

Traffic accidents double over two years

A review of data provided by the Cayman Islands Royal Police Service shows that in the past three years, reported accidents in the islands have more than doubled.

Arson victim being treated in Jamaica

A 52-year-old Jamaican woman who suffered severe burns in a suspected arson attack at a home in late December is being treated for her injuries off island and continues to improve, the Jamaican Consulate confirmed.

EDITORIAL – ‘Matchstick homes’: A clear and present danger in Cayman

To prevent future conflagrations – and possible deadly tragedies – officials from relevant departments must step up to ensure that every dwelling in these islands is safe for human habitation.

12 left homeless, three injured in arson

Twelve people were left homeless in a fire in which three were injured Wednesday morning at a small, nine-bedroom residence on Shedden Road. Police say they are investigating the case as an act of arson.
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Three injured in fire

Three people were injured after a fire broke out at a small residence behind Archie’s Bar on Shedden Road on Wednesday morning.

Run In The Dark closes roads Wednesday

Drivers should be on alert Wednesday night as runners take to the road for the third annual Run In The Dark.
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C&W ups already stringent security standards

Don’t let the nondescript appearance fool you: The gray, three-story Flow building on the corner of Eastern Avenue and Shedden Road is a crucial cog in Cayman’s economic engine.
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Stabbing sends man to hospital

A stabbing Wednesday afternoon on Shedden Road sent a man to the hospital with a non-life-threatening injury, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service reported. An altercation arose outside of The Office Lounge bar, resulting in the assault around 1:30 p.m., police said.

Police search for robber

Police are looking for Norval Barrett, 34, a Jamaican national who was convicted of robbery in Grand Cayman and served time in prison but may be back in the Cayman Islands. Police think Barrett is on island illegally, a press release states.

Brothers sentenced to 34, 35 years for murder

Osbourne Wilfred Douglas was sentenced to 34 years’ imprisonment and his brother, Justin D’Angelo Ramoon, was sentenced to 35 years for the execution-style murder of Jason Charles Powery, 20, in 2015.

Man shot dead on George Town street

A Caymanian man was gunned down in broad daylight Monday morning on a street corner in George Town, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service confirmed. It was the second homicide in the Cayman Islands this year.

Man shot dead in George Town

Police are at the scene of a shooting on Martin Drive, off Shedden Road, in downtown George Town, in which one man was shot. Roads in the area are currently closed to traffic while police officers examine the site.

Pirate pooches on parade

The Pirates Week Festival is looking for pirates of the four-legged variety to take part in this year’s Pirate Pooch Parade. The parade, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 19, is part of the Pirates Week festivities and will see costumed dogs, pups and their owners march down Harbour Drive.

Two arrested after fight outside nightclub

Police arrested two men after a fight outside the Cotton Club on Shedden Road, George Town, in the early hours of Saturday. Officers responded to a fight involving three men outside the club around 4 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found one man “bleeding heavily from injuries to his face.”

Brothers guilty of murder

Osbourne Wilfred Douglas, 29, and Justin D’Angelo Ramoon, 24, were found guilty of murdering Jason Charles Powery in George Town on the night of July 1, 2015.

BREAKING: Brothers found guilty of murder

Brothers Osbourne Wilfred Douglas, 29, and Justin D'Angelo Ramoon, 24, were found guilty of murdering Jason Charles Powery in George Town on the night of July 1, 2015.

Fuel spill contaminated drinking water for at least one property

A fuel spill on Shedden Road close to the Rubis gas station contaminated drinking water to a nearby property, according to the Water Authority.

Eyewitnesses crucial to murder verdict

Two eyewitnesses form the crucial part of the Crown’s case against brothers Osbourne Douglas, 29, and Justin Ramoon, 24, on a charge of murder, all counsel agreed on Friday.

Defense calls no evidence in murder trial

Attorneys for Osbourne Douglas and Justin Ramoon called no evidence after the conclusion of the prosecution’s case against them for murder.

CCTV footage shown in murder trial

Footage from closed circuit television cameras at more than four locations is part of the Crown’s case against Osbourne Wilfred Douglas and Justin D’Angelo Ramoon, whose trial for the murder of Jason Powery began last week.

Man stabbed, customers assaulted in fight

A man was stabbed in the chest during a fight outside a restaurant in George Town in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Summer groundbreaking set for Cricket Square block

Cricket Square builders Orchid Development will break ground this summer on the fifth and latest addition to the upmarket office park, demolishing the Rubis gas station on Shedden Road to make way for a new six-story building.

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