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UVI RTPark Program Launches Donation Appeal To Support Fund For The U.S. Virgin Islands

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: The University of the Virgin Islands RTPark, (UVI RTPark), the Specialist Economic Development Program, has launched a special donation appeal to support the Fund For the U.S. Virgin Islands on the heels of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. The RTPark’s own headquarters on St. Croix suffered significant exterior and interior damage from ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Oven Roasted Jerk Pork Leg

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Recently I was asked to do jerk pork for some of my friends at work . I bought a pork leg and prepared the pork with the necessary seasonings and allowed it marinate for one week in the refrigerator  and the freezer. When I was ready to put it ...

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Trump’s America – Episode # 37 – Guns & Drugs & Congress

Show Us The Money By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017:  It seems Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called his boss President Trump a “moron” recently and I was very tempted to make that very entertaining insight the subject of this episode – except I have something more important. It appears the most corrupt place ...

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Guess How Usain Bolt Is Involved In The Caribbean Day Of Giving?

Usain Bolt at his Tracks & Records restaurants in Kingston, Jamaica which will be the Jamaica venue for the Oct. 7, 2017 Caribbean Day of Giving. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Jamaica may not be impacted by Hurricanes Irma or Maria but many from the island, including one of its most famous ...

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Caribbean ET – This Caribbean Celebrity Mom Is Using Music To Bring Awareness To Domestic Violence

Carol Maraj, l, with daughter Nicki Minaj. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Music lovers in Brooklyn, New York are in for a treat on Saturday, October 29th when a Caribbean celebrity mom stages an empowerment concert to bring focus to domestic violence awareness. The event is being called ‘Repairing The Bridge’ and is being ...

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Caribbean Sports: Lone Caribbean Athlete Is Nominated For IAAF World Athlete Of The Year Title

Gold medalist Omar Mcleod of Jamaica poses during the medal ceremony for the Men’s 110m Hurdles Final on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: A single Caribbean athlete has been nominated ...

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Caribbean Business – These Caribbean American Designers Are Speaking Out Against Poverty In Brooklyn, NY

Malene Barnett of Malene B and Anishka Clarke & Niya Bascom of Ishka Designs are the among the 26 ambassadors for Brooklyn Community Services (BCS) ONE Brooklyn Community “Many Voices, Many Stories,” public service MTA subway poster campaign against poverty. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Two Caribbean-American interior designers are among many top Brooklynites creatively speaking ...

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The Business of Tourism – Cyber Security, The Caribbean And The Hospitality Sector

A team of computer experts and hackers work at a cabin in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. (Photographer: Brett Gundlock/Bloomberg via Getty Images) By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Few of us when booking a flight, hotel, or a rental car think twice about the process, or the absence of interaction ...

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Can Hurricane Irma Possibly Help Haitians Win A TPS Extension?

Vicki Rosenthal and others protest in front of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Broward county to urge the Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected Status for Haitian immigrants. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: In Washington D.C., on September 12, 2017, Haiti’s ...

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UN Secretary General Says Donor Response To Caribbean Poor

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister and Minister for Finance and Public Service of the Commonwealth of Dominica late last month at the UN General Assembly in NYC. (UN Photo) News Americas, UNITED NATIONS HQ, NY, Thurs. Oct. 5, 2017: The Secretary General of the United Nations was frank Wednesday as he said the donor response ...

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