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Jamaicans In Diaspora Give Back To Homeland

Jamaicans In Diaspora Give Back To Homeland

[SOUTH FLORIDA  –  Apart from the remittances she sends monthly to her family in Jamaica, 35-year-old Canadian resident, Kadian Martin, has plans to give back more to her homeland. The Manchester native, who migrated to Canada in 2015, has been doing research to determine how she can establish a local branch of her small company, […]

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Jamaica Diaspora Champions 2021 Announced

Jamaica Diaspora Champions 2021 Announced

[SOUTH FLORIDA] –  After hundreds of nominations and thousands of votes, the Nominees with the most votes by sector were awarded and twelve have emerged as Jamaica Diaspora Champions. Jamaica Diaspora Champions 2021 Agriculture and Climate Resilience – Yaad Market, founded by Steve Mcdonald Art and Culture –  Miramar Commissioner, Alexandra P. Davis Community Development […]

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Best Ways to Prepare for a Long-Distance Move

Best Ways to Prepare for a Long-Distance Move

Moving to a new place, regardless of how far away it is, can be challenging. When it’s a long-distance move, even more planning and preparation are necessary. Moving to a far-off location can cause a lot of stress and anxiety. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed about this big event. You will likely feel a flood […]

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Miramar, FL Named 2021 All-America City Award Winner!

Miramar, FL Named 2021 All-America City Award Winner!

[MIRAMAR] –  Miramar, FL was recognized last night as one of 10 All-America City Award winners. The National Civic League presented this honor to recognize Miramar’s work in inclusive civic engagement to build equity and resilience. In addition to creating stronger connections among residents, businesses, and nonprofit and government leaders. Additionally, Miramar High School graduate […]

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Miami Beach Commemorates 156th Juneteenth Day

Miami Beach Commemorates 156th Juneteenth Day

[Miami Beach] – The City of Miami Beach will commemorate the 156th Juneteenth Independence Day with immersive activities that will share the history and impact of the holiday on the Miami Beach community. The city has developed a full day of artistic and educational programs. Beginning with a gathering at Pride Park on Saturday, June […]

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Grace Foods Issues Chill & Grill Orders for Caribbean-American Heritage Month

Grace Foods Issues Chill & Grill Orders for Caribbean-American Heritage Month

[SOUTH FLORIDA] – As America re-opens, brand Grace mandates us to safely Chill & Grill. June marks the beginning of Caribbean-American Heritage Month Celebrations throughout the country. So many essential workers, several of whom are of Afro-Caribbean lineage, were subjected to report to work during this dangerous pandemic by no choice of their own.     […]

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Basic Things Every Aquarium Should Have

Basic Things Every Aquarium Should Have

You’ve seen a couple of beautiful aquariums and it sparked an interest in you. You are thinking; “how hard can it be to set this up at my place?” A beautiful shiny goldfish, water, some grass, lightning, and a tank. Easy peasy, right? Well, you are right to some extent. Fishes are often thought of […]

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Jamaica’s Education Minister, Fayval Williams to Connect with Jamaicans in the Diaspora

Jamaica’s Education Minister, Fayval Williams to Connect with Jamaicans in the Diaspora

[WASHINGTON, DC] – Education, Youth and Information Minister, Hon. Fayval Williams, will be the special guest on the next edition of Ambassador to the United States Audrey Marks’ monthly chat series, Let’s Connect with Ambassador Marks, on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 7:00 pm EDT. “Investing in our Children’s Future” is the theme for the […]

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Florida Concert Shooting Leaves At Least 20 Injured, Two Killed

Florida Concert Shooting Leaves At Least 20 Injured, Two Killed

Usually a time of celebration and togetherness, the Memorial Day weekend brought tragedy and loss of life to South Florida after the state saw yet another mass shooting, leading to the deaths of at least two people and at least 20 injured individuals too, with two people said to be suffering from catastrophic injuries and […]

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5 Pests That May Invade Your South Florida home

5 Pests That May Invade Your South Florida home

Due to the humid weather in the region, South Florida homeowners usually share their living space with various household pests. Ants, roaches, ticks, fleas, spiders, and many other common pests found in South Florida might be trying to turn your home into theirs. The fight against these pests can drain you financially, emotionally, and physically. […]

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