Local News

Democratic Women’s Club of Greater Lauderhill Host Legislative Wrap Up in Creole

Democratic Women’s Club of Greater Lauderhill Host Legislative Wrap Up in Creole

Ft. Lauderdale – The Democratic Women’s Club of Greater Lauderhill is sponsoring a legislative wrap-up with Florida State Representative Dotie Joseph on Sunday, July 28, 2019. Her commitment to this event demonstrates Rep. Joseph’s willingness to speak directly to the community and to address issues that affect the Haitian community and other residents of the […]

Hundreds Attend JN Bank Community Connection in Lauderhill

Hundreds Attend JN Bank Community Connection in Lauderhill

LAUDERHILL – Hundreds of patrons attended the JN Bank Community Connection event hosted by the Florida Representative Office in Lauderhill and sought information on the opportunities that exist in Jamaica for saving, vacationing and investing. The event themed “Destination Jamaica” included a mix of vendors such as:  airline providers, tourist destinations and attractions, health and wellness […]

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Hon. Edward Seaga in Miami

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Hon. Edward Seaga in Miami

SOUTH FLORIDA – Join Consul General Oliver Mair, Consulate General of Jamaica, Miami to celebrate the life and legacy of former Jamaica Prime Minister, Most Hon. Edward George Phillip Seaga. The evening of Celebration of Life for the former Prime Minister will be held on Friday, July 19 at 6:30 p.m., at Holy Family Episcopal […]

National News

High Demand for Jamaican Workers in Michigan Hospitality Sector

High Demand for Jamaican Workers in Michigan Hospitality Sector

by Derrick Scott  MICHIGAN – Their exemplary work ethic has created a high demand for Jamaican workers in the hospitality industry in the state of Michigan. This was revealed by Jamaica’s Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Shahine Robinson, as she toured Michigan establishments hosting Jamaican workers. Addressing more than 200 Jamaican workers at […]

Millions Pledged For Caribbean Conservation Programs

Millions Pledged For Caribbean Conservation Programs

ANTIGUA – France and Germany, along with The Nature Conservancy, have pledged over US$45 million in contributions to the Caribbean Biodiversity Fund (CBF) to increase resources for biodiversity conservation. During last month’s CBF Annual Meeting in Antigua, Ulrike Metzger, division head of regional development policy, Central America, Caribbean and Mexico for the German Federal Ministry […]

St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party, Parliamentary welcomes Taiwan president visit to the Federation

St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party, Parliamentary welcomes Taiwan president visit to the Federation

Basseterre, St Kitts – The St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party and the Parliamentary Opposition in the National Assembly have welcomed the visit of the President of the Republic of China to the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis stating that it will strengthen and deepen relations. “The St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party, particularly the Parliamentary Opposition of […]

Entertainment

Jamaica’s Dance Theatre Company, ASHE Mesmerizes Miami Audience

Jamaica’s Dance Theatre Company, ASHE Mesmerizes Miami Audience

MIAMI – Ashe was in fine form last Saturday evening (July 20th) as company members had the audience in stitches as well as dancing following a delightful 2 for 1 treat in front of the large-sized crowd which was on hand at the Intercontinental Hotel in Miami to witness the dynamic Jamaica-based theatre arts and […]

Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival New York Postponed

Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival New York Postponed

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Issues Heat Emergency Order NEW YORK – The 9th annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival, scheduled for Sunday, July 21 at Roy Wilkins Park, in Queens, NY has been postponed to August 25. This action was taken in response to the decision by NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio who announced […]

IzyBeats Produces Tarrus Riley’s First EP, B.L.E.M

IzyBeats Produces Tarrus Riley’s First EP, B.L.E.M

by Howard Campbell MIAMI – For his first EP, the aptly-titled B. L. E. M., Tarrus Riley experiments with different sounds — from dancehall to Afro Beat and pop. And he got help from some friends. Released June 14, the six-song B.L.E.M. is produced by IzyBeats, a Miami-based Jamaican who did similar duties on Koffee’s […]

Travel

The S Hotel Jamaica – Shaking Up Montego Bay’s Hip Strip

The S Hotel Jamaica – Shaking Up Montego Bay’s Hip Strip

SOUTH FLORIDA – The S Hotel Jamaica is easily the best-looking place on the popular Hip Strip in Montego Bay. The modern boutique hotel located just 10 minutes from the Sangsters International Airport is owned by Jamaican entrepreneur Chris Issa, a long- respected business leader with a passion and enthusiasm for Jamaican hospitality. This exciting […]

Cayman Airways adds extra Jamaica flights for Summer travel

Cayman Airways adds extra Jamaica flights for Summer travel

Travelers urged to book now to secure their seats GRAND CAYMAN – In anticipation of another busy Summer for visiting family and friends, Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has added an additional 28 roundtrip flights between Grand Cayman and Jamaica for travel in July and August. “Each year, there is always heavy demand for extra flights […]

Visitors Continue to Rate Grenada Highly After Their Visit

Visitors Continue to Rate Grenada Highly After Their Visit

Safety and Security and Restaurants Among Top Ratings  St. George’s, Grenada –  The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) continues to survey visitors to ensure that the destination’s product and experiences exceed expectations. The Authority conducts quarterly Visitor Motivation Surveys and the latest results reinforce that visitors enjoy what Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique have to offer. […]

Business

5 Tips For Writing Well Researched Academic Paper

5 Tips For Writing Well Researched Academic Paper

First of all, we will let you know what actually research paper is. A research paper is a kind of academic writing which is filled with theoretical and substantial information after going through the procedure of intense research. It acquires lots of arguments, which is the basis of an evident thesis which is from various […]

Starting a New Business? 6 Essential Business Card Design Tips

Starting a New Business? 6 Essential Business Card Design Tips

If you’re looking to break into the market with a new business, a business card is essential. Here are a few business card design tips to catch attention! If you’re starting a new business or company, business cards are a must. Even in today’s digital age, there’s still something powerful about a print business card. […]

5 Important Factors Students Should Consider Before Buying an Online Essay

5 Important Factors Students Should Consider Before Buying an Online Essay

Everyone knows that college days are the best days in one’s life. Students love those years which they spend in college with friends. Their college life gives them confidence, technical, and academic skills. It also provides different opportunities for successful careers. But nowadays students feel that the workload of study is too high and their […]

Sports

Alia Atkinson to be inducted in Texas A &M University Sport Hall of Fame

Alia Atkinson to be inducted in Texas A &M University Sport Hall of Fame

TEXAS – Alia Atkinson CD, is one of ten Texas A&M University legends to be honored on September 13, 2019 at the Burgess Banquet in College Station, Texas. Jamaican Alia Atkinson CD, was a four-year letter winner (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) for the Texas A&M women’s swimming and diving program. Throughout her four years, she […]

Jamaican Men’s Ice Hockey Team Set to Compete in Coral Springs

Jamaican Men’s Ice Hockey Team Set to Compete in Coral Springs

From Bobsleds to Blades Jamaican Men’s Olympic Ice Hockey Federation at AmeriGol Latam Cup 2019, Coral Springs CORAL SPRINGS – For the first time in Jamaica’s history, the country will have a Senior Men’s ice hockey team to compete for the AmeriGol-Latam Cup in Coral Springs September 6-8 2019. In 2014, Jamaica was granted associate […]

Jamaican Delegation complete successful PAN AM Games Camp in Puerto Rico

Jamaican Delegation complete successful PAN AM Games Camp in Puerto Rico

PUERTO RICO – Jamaica had a four person delegation at the recently concluded PAN AM Sports Training Camp held in Puerto Rico from Wednesday May 29 to June 12. The participants at this year’s camp included World Championship representatives Michael Gunning and Sidrell Williams, Central American and Caribbean Games representative Emily MacDonald and top local […]

More News

Why you could be facing ED and are its medicines safe to use?

Why you could be facing ED and are its medicines safe to use?

Erectile dysfunction symptoms generally include persistent issues with getting or maintaining an erection as well as a reduced desire for sex. It occurs in many men around the world, in fact, around 20 million men in the USA alone currently use medication for ED due to any number of reasons including: emotional or psychological problems […]

USCIS Announces Plan to Improve the Naturalization Test

USCIS Announces Plan to Improve the Naturalization Test

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is revising the current naturalization test with improvements to ensure it continues to serve as an accurate measure of a naturalization applicant’s civics knowledge and that it reflects best practices in adult education assessments. The goal is to create a meaningful, uniform, and efficient test that will […]

Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival Set Dates for 15th Anniversary

Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival Set Dates for 15th Anniversary

Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival 15th Anniversary – Saturday, March 14 & Sunday, March 15, 2020 MIAMI GARDENS – The City of Miami Gardens proudly announces March 14th and 15th dates for the annual Jazz in the Gardens (JITG) Music Festival at the Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida. The 2020 event marks JITG’s […]

Ambassador Andrew Young Celebrates a U.S. Presidential Candidate

Ambassador Andrew Young Celebrates a U.S. Presidential Candidate

ATLANTA –  It was not an endorsement, but Ambassador Andrew Young celebrated U.S. Presidential Candidate, Senator Kamala Harris, (D), as he accepted the Marcus Garvey Leadership Award at the 2019 Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation, Inc., Captains of Industry Awards & Gala on June 29th. Ambassador Young was honored during the sold-out event at the […]

Interesting Tips For The Hotel Industry In 2019

Interesting Tips For The Hotel Industry In 2019

As more and more people have started looking forward to vacation trips, the hotel industries are becoming more popular than ever before. Today, hotel industries are one of the multi-billion dollar industries in the world. According to recent statistics, corporate travel may see a 6.1% growth in 2019. That being said, the hospitality industries are […]

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