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Alberto M. Carvalho named 2018 National Urban Superintendent of the Year

Alberto M. Carvalho named 2018 National Urban Superintendent of the Year

BALTIMORE – Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho has been named the 2018 National Urban Superintendent of the Year by the Council of Great City Schools, which presented him with the distinguished Green-Garner Award. The announcement came Thursday (Oct. 25) night during the Council’s 62nd Annual Fall Conference in Baltimore. Every other year, the Council […]

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Jamaican Diaspora in Florida embraces LASCO Chin Foundation

Jamaican Diaspora in Florida embraces LASCO Chin Foundation

KINGSTON, Jamaica – On the heels of a successful launch of the LASCO Chin Foundation (LCF) on Thursday, September 20, 2018, members of the Jamaica Diaspora in Florida will collaborate with the LCF in hosting their Inaugural Benefit Gala in Orlando and Miramar over the weekend of Friday, November 16 and Sunday, November 18, 2018 […]

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Miami Leaders Welcome the “Journey for Justice” National TPS Tour Bus

Miami Leaders Welcome the “Journey for Justice” National TPS Tour Bus

MIAMI – Family Action Network Movement (FANM) and Florida Immigrant Coalition (FLIC) invite you to join them on October 24, 2018, to welcome the “TPS Journey for Justice Tour Bus” which will travel across the country to visit over 50 cities in a span of 12-weeks. The movement to save Temporary Protected Status – a […]

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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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