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Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun Sampling in South Florida – April 6th

Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun Sampling in South Florida – April 6th

SOUTH FLORIDA – The South Florida community is in for a real treat as Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun will be offering sampling  (and purchasing) opportunities for the Jamaican Easter tradition of Bun and Cheese. Stop by the one of the following retail locations on Saturday, April 6th from 11am – 3pm: BRAVO SUPERMARKET — […]

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Jamaican Teachers to benefit from Education Transformation at Summit in Broward

Jamaican Teachers to benefit from Education Transformation at Summit in Broward

COCONUT CREEK – The Jamaica Diaspora Education Task Force (JDETF) and Broward College are poised and ready to host a delegation of Jamaican teachers and educators due to arrive in Coconut Creek, Florida for their collaborative staging of the 4th Advancement in Education Summit 2019 from April 7th to 10th. It has been almost six […]

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Jamaican Association of Miami-Dade Educators Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Jamaican Association of Miami-Dade Educators Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

by Lloyd Cohen, PhD MIAMI – The Jamaican Association of Miami-Dade Educators (JADE) will be celebrating its 25th Year as a 501(3) C (non-profit), service and professional organization. Members and friends will commemorate the occasion with the Annual Scholarship Award Banquet and Dance on May 11, 2019, commencing at 9pm at Miami Marriott Dadeland Hotel, […]

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Just in time for Easter, the Jamaican Tradition of Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun

Just in time for Easter, the Jamaican Tradition of Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun

SOUTH FLORIDA – The South Florida community is in for a real treat as Tastee Cheese and HTB Bun will be offering sampling  (and purchasing) opportunities for the Jamaican Easter tradition of Bun and Cheese. Stop by the one of the following retail locations on Saturday, March 30th from 10:30 am – 2:30 pm: NEIGHBOURS […]

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Around Town: Jamaica Consul General Oliver Mair at Jamaican Women of Florida Conference

Around Town: Jamaica Consul General Oliver Mair at Jamaican Women of Florida Conference

SOUTH FLORIDA – Jamaica Consul General and Honorary Chair of the Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF), Mr. R. Oliver Mair shared a proud moment with newly elected Executive Board members and scholarship awardees  at the recent Annual Women’s Empowerment Conference and Scholarship Luncheon, last Saturday (March 23rd) at the Jungle Island, Miami. JWOF members also […]

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Icelynk Entertainment named Title Sponsor of 2019 People Profile Awards

Icelynk Entertainment named Title Sponsor of 2019 People Profile Awards

SOUTH FLORIDA – “Heal the world make it a better place for you and for me and the entire human race”! People Profile is proud to announce Icelynk Entertainment as Title Sponsor for their 2019 Awards. Icelynk Entertainment is your entertainment HUB with a worldwide talent development and state of the art sound systems for […]

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South Florida Community Rallying to Help On Call Mechanics Lowell Gelin

South Florida Community Rallying to Help On Call Mechanics Lowell Gelin

by Yvette N.Harris DAVIE – Lowell Gelin, Owner of On Call Mechanics, had a small fire in his shop a few days ago. Unfortunately, he was left with third-degree burns on his feet and won’t be able to work for a while. For those who have taken their car to him to have it serviced, […]

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Rara Institute Youth Free Music Program Hosts Open Enrollment During Youth Arts Month

Rara Institute Youth Free Music Program Hosts Open Enrollment During Youth Arts Month

Youth music program inspires cultural exchange with local and international teaching artists.  MIAMI – 1.3 million children have no access to music classes, according to the U.S. Department of Education. Experts say that children of color do better in school, have higher graduation rates and a better chance of getting into college when exposed to […]

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Jamaica Passport Office stages Community Outreach in Lauderhill (South Florida)

Jamaica Passport Office stages Community Outreach in Lauderhill (South Florida)

LAUDERHILL – The Passport, Immigration, Citizenship Agency (PICA), Jamaica will stage a Community Outreach, this weekend (March 16-17) in Lauderhill, Florida. The two day event will be held at the Lauderhill Mall at 1267 State Road 7, Lauderhill, Florida 33313 on Saturday, March 16th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sunday, March 17th 11:00 […]

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Councilman Alix Desulme Appointed to NLC Council on Youth, Education, & Families

Councilman Alix Desulme Appointed to NLC Council on Youth, Education, & Families

North Miami – North Miami Councilman, Alix Desulme, Ed.D., has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2019 Council on Youth, Education and Families. The appointment was announced on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, by NLC President Karen Freeman-Wilson, Mayor of Gary, Indiana. The Council oversees and supports the work of the NLC Institute […]

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