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Oliver Mair assumes appointment as Jamaica’s new Consul General to Miami

Oliver Mair assumes appointment as Jamaica’s new Consul General to Miami

MIAMI – Jamaica’s newly appointed Consul General to Miami, R. Oliver Mair has assumed his position at the Consulate in downtown Miami.  He will be responsible for consular affairs in 13 States of the Southern USA, as well as Bahamas and the Cayman Islands. Mr. Mair succeeds Mr. Franz Hall who has since assumed position as […]

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Bahamas Tourist Office Supports Susan G. Komen’s South Florida Breast Cancer Walk

Bahamas Tourist Office Supports Susan G. Komen’s South Florida Breast Cancer Walk

FORT LAUDERDALE – The Bahamas Tourist Office, Florida was represented at the recent Susan G. Komen More Than Pink™ Walk to benefit the fight against breast cancer. The walk that attracted thousands of breast cancer survivors and supporters took place at the Bayfront Park, Downtown, Miami. This year’s well attended event featured a number of […]

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Mourning Family Foundation Partners with Miami New Drama to Present One Night In Miami

Mourning Family Foundation Partners with Miami New Drama to Present One Night In Miami

Partnership To Support The Overtown Youth Center MIAMI– Miami New Drama is proud to announce its partnership with the prestigious Mourning Family Foundation to present its Preview Night Fundraiser One Night in Miami on Thursday October 25th, 2018, 8pm at The Colony Theater on Lincoln Road on South Beach. “The Mourning Family Foundation and I […]

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JN Bank Florida Representative Office to Host “Community Connection” in Jacksonville

JN Bank Florida Representative Office to Host “Community Connection” in Jacksonville

LAUDERDALE LAKES – The JN Bank Florida Representative Office will be in Jacksonville, Florida on November 9, 2018, to host its first “Community Connection” event in that town. Janice McIntosh, chief representative officer, JN Bank, Florida, said that the upcoming forum will include providing information about the products and services offered by JN Bank: along […]

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Caribbean Bar Association Installs New Officers for 2018-2019 at Annual Gala

Caribbean Bar Association Installs New Officers for 2018-2019 at Annual Gala

Gala Raises Funds for Scholarships FORT LAUDERDALE – The Caribbean Bar Association (“CBA”) held its 22nd Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Gala is the primary fundraiser for the CBA’s Scholarship Program, which funds paid judicial and public service internships […]

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Jamaican Diaspora US Advisory Board Members to Host United Leadership Summit

Jamaican Diaspora US Advisory Board Members to Host United Leadership Summit

Leadership Summit in partnership with The Jamaica National Group to be held Nov. 16-18, 2018 ATLANTA – Representatives of the Jamaican Diaspora Leadership in the United States of America (USA) will be holding a three-day Leadership Summit, in Morrow, Georgia, to focus on the development of the organization’s US-based leadership and strengthen its remit to Jamaica. […]

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Fort Lauderdale Is Experiencing Massive Growth

Fort Lauderdale Is Experiencing Massive Growth

FORT LAUDERDALE – If you’re from Fort Lauderdale, you’ve experienced it first-hand. The rate at which Fort Lauderdale is growing as a true contender for one of the best, most thriving places to live is astonishing. If you’re not from the area, you may have seen some of your friends moving to the area. Fort […]

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Why Talking to People from Different Cultures is Important

Why Talking to People from Different Cultures is Important

People want to make friends everywhere. The internet gives an opportunity to meet new people online. Users from all over the world can register on various web platforms. A person can meet online users from India or America. If one wants to make friends he or she should go to free.coomeet.com that is the best […]

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Gillum Encouraging Volunteers & Donations to Help Neighbors Affected by Hurricane Michael

Gillum Encouraging Volunteers & Donations to Help Neighbors Affected by Hurricane Michael

ORLANDO – In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, the Gillum for Governor campaign is encouraging volunteers across Florida to donate supplies to help their neighbors affected by the storm in Tallahassee and across the Panhandle. Local Gillum for Governor-FDP Coordinated field offices are accepting donations of relief supplies, including water, non-perishable food items, batteries, usable clothing, […]

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Jamaican Nationals Advised to Take Precautions with Hurricane Michael

Jamaican Nationals Advised to Take Precautions with Hurricane Michael

MIAMI – Jamaica’s Consul General Oliver Mair is advising all nationals in the affected areas to immediately take the necessary precautions in light of the passage of Hurricane Michael which made landfall today. Hurricane Michael, a category four system, hit the Florida Panhandle, before churning through the Gulf Coast hitting areas in Alabama, Mississippi and […]

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