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A Welcome Reception for Reggae Girlz at Fort Lauderdale Int’l Airport

A Welcome Reception for Reggae Girlz at Fort Lauderdale Int’l Airport

FORT LAUDERDALE – The Reggae Girlz will arrive in Broward County on Monday, May 20, 2019 at Fort Lauderdale International Airport, before they embark on their journey to the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France. Before heading to France, there are a host of events planned in South Florida the week of May 20-23; click […]

Haitian Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Lynn Labrousse Creates Change for Women’s Infertility

Haitian Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Lynn Labrousse Creates Change for Women’s Infertility

Haitian Physician, Dr. Lynn Labrousse Launches Holistic Product Line, Fey Essence MIAMI – Dr. Lynn Labrousse, a Haitian Miami-based female Chiropractor with a PhD. in Biomedical Science, launches Fey Essence. Fey Essence includes herbal remedies to naturally support women’s womb and reproductive health particularly when combined with her in-house manual, acupuncture, and chiropractic treatments. The […]

“Island Imprint” Celebrates the Contributions of the Caribbean in Broward County

“Island Imprint” Celebrates the Contributions of the Caribbean in Broward County

June Is National Caribbean-American Heritage Month FORT LAUDERDALE – Celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month with “Island Imprint: A History of the Caribbean Community in Broward County,” a fine art and historical retrospective produced in conjunction with Island Syndicate, on display June 1 – 29 at History Fort Lauderdale. A special opening reception to be attended by Caribbean […]

National News

Maryland based Charitable Organization Helps Needy in Jamaica

Maryland based Charitable Organization Helps Needy in Jamaica

Partners of Good Shepherd Jamaica (POGS) Contributed over US$85,000 to disadvantaged persons in Jamaica by Derrick Scott Washington, DC – The Maryland-based Partners of Good Shepherd Jamaica (POGS) has contributed just over US$85,000 in financial assistance to various projects to assist the vulnerable and under-served in various communities in Jamaica. According to POGS President Joy […]

Jamaica to Host First Ever Global Tourism Innovation Resilience and Crisis Management Summit

Jamaica to Host First Ever Global Tourism Innovation Resilience and Crisis Management Summit

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that Jamaica will be hosting an international conference on Tourism Innovation Resilience and Crisis Management next year in Montego Bay. The Minister made the announcement today during the 64th meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) Regional Commission for the Americas (CAM), […]

St Kitts and Nevis continues to tumble in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business

St Kitts and Nevis continues to tumble in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business

Basseterre, St Kitts – St Kitts and Nevis continues to tumble towards the bottom within CARICOM in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business. The latest index from the World Bank Group in Washington, DC indicates that the Ease of Doing Business in St Kitts and Nevis has worsened since Prime Minister Dr the Hon […]

Entertainment

Miami’s Taste Buds Evolve with New Restaurants Emerging in the City

Miami’s Taste Buds Evolve with New Restaurants Emerging in the City

The Southern beauty of Miami is witnessing a change in its culture and traditional atmosphere. Miami has seen a lot of serious activity around its peripheries. There can be no doubt that the cuisines in Miami haven’t been all that exquisite in their service. This has caused many tourists to turn a blind eye towards […]

Survival Guide to Best of the Best Caribbean Music Fest

Survival Guide to Best of the Best Caribbean Music Fest

SOUTH FLORIDA – Best of the Best Music Fest is one of South Florida’s highly anticipated and highly attended Caribbean stage shows hosting over 15 major Dancehall, and Reggae artists. Best of the Best Music Fest celebrates its 13th Annual concert in 2019. This year’s festivities will be at Miami’s Bayfront Park Amphitheater on Sunday, […]

Selector on a Mission: Once a Refugee, Dynamq on Journey to Heal with Music

Selector on a Mission: Once a Refugee, Dynamq on Journey to Heal with Music

NEW YORK – There are lots of selectors and sounds in the vibrant sound system culture, which emanates from the isle of Jamaica. But not many have a compelling story like that of Kennedy Lorya, aka Dynamq, “The Sudanese Child.” Once a refugee, Dynamq is now a sound system star and entertainer who aims to […]

Travel

Bahamas Launches ‘Summertime in Freeport’ Campaign

Bahamas Launches ‘Summertime in Freeport’ Campaign

Bahamas Launch ‘Summertime In Freeport’ Presentations Aboard Super Yacht In South Florida MIAMI – Guests were not dressed in formal wear or tuxes, but the evening was a grand, gala-style event aboard a Super Yacht in Miami for the launch of ‘Summertime in Freeport,’ a presentation of Bahamas Tourist Office, Florida. The event, which promised a […]

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Air Arrivals Show Best Ever Performance

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Air Arrivals Show Best Ever Performance

ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA – Antigua and Barbuda has attracted a record number of visitors for April 2019, with 27,301 visitors arriving into the country during the month.  This is according to the latest tourism statistics released from the Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Tourism & Investment. April 2019 saw an increase of 17.06%, with 3,979 […]

Tourists Showed Anguilla The Love This Winter

Tourists Showed Anguilla The Love This Winter

Anguilla Enjoys Record-Breaking Winter Season The Valley, Anguilla – Anguilla welcomed guests from around the world this winter, resulting in the island’s best winter season in over 27 years. Guests flocked to Anguilla in record numbers, to bask on the island’s 33 pristine beaches, surrounded by sapphire seas; sample the extraordinary variety of delectable culinary […]

Business

Fitness Company Fights Climate Change in the Caribbean from the Gym

Fitness Company Fights Climate Change in the Caribbean from the Gym

SportsArt’s Revolutionary Green Technology Harvests Personal Exercise Power to Save Money and the Planet While Getting Into Shape MIAMI – SportsArt, the green fitness company, is offering individuals residing in and visiting the Caribbean an opportunity to contribute directly to the fight against climate change while exercising and staying healthy. The innovative SportsArt company produces gym […]

LUX Blox wins 2019 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

LUX Blox wins 2019 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

For the seventh year, The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest is awarding several small U.S. businesses more than $250,500 in grant money and services to help their business grow. FedEx announced the 2019 grand prize winner, along with one sliver prize and ten bronze prizes, increasing not only the prizes but the winners! The 2019 […]

Mid-life Choices – Start Your Own Business?

Mid-life Choices – Start Your Own Business?

2019 Encore Entrepreneur Day – May 15, 2019 SOUTH FLORIDA – The U.S. Small Business Administration will join SCORE, Accion and Prospera will team up for presentations on starting a business at Encore Entrepreneur Mentor Day. The 2019 Encore Entrepreneur Day will take place on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM  at Keiser […]

Sports

Jamaican and Haitian Celebrities Square Off to Support Reggae Girlz Fundraiser

Jamaican and Haitian Celebrities Square Off to Support Reggae Girlz Fundraiser

Reggae Girlz Fundraiser Send-Off Celebration in Miramar MIRAMAR – Jamaica’s and Haiti’s top entertainers and sports icons are coming together to support the Reggae Girlz as they make their historic journey to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. The celebrities will play an exciting opening match on May 23, 2019, as a part […]

USVI Tennis Cup Comes to St. Croix

USVI Tennis Cup Comes to St. Croix

Under-18 Tournament Starts May 13 at the Landmark Buccaneer Hotel ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands – Hundreds of junior tennis players, coaches and tournament officials begin arriving on the island of St. Croix this weekend for the first-ever USVI Cup, an International Tennis Federation (ITF)-sanctioned tournament. Organizers estimate more than 200 tennis players will participate […]

Jamaica Summer Sports Scene is Hot, Hot, in Flames

Jamaica Summer Sports Scene is Hot, Hot, in Flames

by De Professor SOUTH FLORIDA – Although the size of the country, 144 square miles remains unchanged (not withstanding Pedro Cay, Goat Islands, or Mr. Crawford’s suggestion to offer a goat in Portland), it is very difficult for one to argue that Jamaica is small. There is definitely nothing miniscule Jamaican in the arena of sports, […]

More News

Tips on How to Get Pregnant Fast

Tips on How to Get Pregnant Fast

Getting pregnant may be easy for some people yet tricky for others. It can be enjoyable for some couples attempting to conceive, but it may take longer for others who cannot succeed even after several attempts. However, there are numerous factors that directly or indirectly affect your chances of conceiving. Below are some hints on […]

Florida Democratic Party and Andrew Gillum Launch Joint Voter Registration Program

Florida Democratic Party and Andrew Gillum Launch Joint Voter Registration Program

TAMPA – The Florida Democratic Party and Florida Forward Action announced a joint voter registration effort ahead of the 2020 primary election, with the goal of turning Florida Blue in 2020 and, as Mayor Andrew Gillum stated, “build a progressive movement in this state that will last a generation.” During the event, Mayor Gillum announced […]

Caribbean305 Returns To Miami This Summer

Caribbean305 Returns To Miami This Summer

A celebration of the culinary, spirits and cultural wonders of the Caribbean takes place at Mana Wynwood, June 22 MIAMI – Caribbean305 returns to Miami on June 22 at Mana Wynwood and is South Florida’s premier Caribbean culinary and cultural celebration with flavors from more than a dozen Caribbean destinations. Caribbean305 is presented by the […]

Asa “ThatBrandingGuy” Sealy added as panelist for Launch Music & Media Expo

Asa “ThatBrandingGuy” Sealy added as panelist for Launch Music & Media Expo

Upcoming Launch Music & Media Expo – May 18 – SAE Institute in Miami MIAMI – With his extensive background in Digital Marketing and proven tactics in building Social Credibility, ThatBrandingGuy has been added to the list of panelist for the upcoming Launch Music Business Expo and Conference taking place at the SAE Institute this weekend […]

Miramar’s Mayor Messam to Host Former Jamaica PM, Hon. P.J. Patterson

Miramar’s Mayor Messam to Host Former Jamaica PM, Hon. P.J. Patterson

Hon. P. J. Patterson to launch book, My Political Journey in South Florida MIRAMAR – “My Political Journey”, the first book to be published by former Jamaica Prime Minister, The Most Hon. P.J. Patterson will be launched in Florida on Friday, May 17, 2019, at the City of Miramar Commission Chambers. The event, which is […]

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