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Switch Pulled On Caribbean Talk Show In NYC

WWRL’s ‘Caribbean Corner’ with Rennie Bishop is no more. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 30, 2013: The last Caribbean radio talk show on a traditional commercial radio station in New York City has been silenced. The switch was pulled on ‘Caribbean Corner,’ with Trinidadian Rennie Bishop of WWRL’s 1600 AM radio Saturday evening, Dec. ...

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Caribbean-American Representation Expanding Across The U.S.

Haitian immigrant Dabouze Antoine is new representative of City of Forest Park Ward 2. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, RIVERDALE, GA, Fri. Dec. 27, 2013: Caribbean-American political representation in the United States will expand this January following the election of a Haitian immigrant this month in the state of Georgia. Haitian immigrant Dabouze Antoine will be sworn into office ...

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St. Lucia In Need Of Dried Goods, Mattresses

St. Lucia after the Christmas storm of Dec. 25, 2013. News Americas, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Fri. Dec. 27, 2013: The St. Lucian people, badly battered by a storm on Christmas Eve night, are in need of foodstuff and emergency supplies. The government of St. Lucia says they are in need of canned goods, biscuits, infant formula, water, mattresses, blankets, hygiene ...

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OAS SG Voices Sorrow As Tragedy Strikes Eastern Caribbean

Damage in a section of St. Lucia. (ST. Lucia NEMO image) News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Dec. 26, 2013: As the death toll from the Christmas Day flooding in Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines reached an estimated 16, Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, is expressing sorrow over the loss of ...

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Defendants Celebrate Antiguan Court Vacating Order Improperly Obtained by Davos International Bank

MIAMI, Dec. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court of Antigua and Barbuda dismissed an order sought by Davos International Bank against its ex-partners and ex-directors, Rodrigo Fernandez and Andres Omar Sotillo, due to grave failures in following the required legal procedure, including concealing judicial information, according to the judgment issued by the Court last December 6th. Davos ...

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Jamaicans Urged To Send Home The Gift Of Grace Foods

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 23, 2013: For Jamaican nationals looking to deliver gifts of food baskets or hampers to friends and family in Jamaica, there is now a great option. Grace Foods has introduced its ‘Send Grace Foods Home’ service this Christmas. US-based consumers can now order from a suite of four preset baskets of Grace Foods ...

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Jamaican Born US ICE Fugitive Deported

Clive Dixon, 46, aka Rambo has been deported back to Jamaica. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 20. 2013: A Jamaican national who has been on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Most Wanted Fugitives list has been captured by Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers and deported to his native land. Clive Dixon, 46, aka Rambo, was ...

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Caribbean National To Lead New Jersey Town

Mayor Adrian Mapp News Americas, PLAINFIELD, NJ, Fri. Dec. 20, 2013: A Barbadian immigrant will take the helm of the city of Plainfield, New Jersey when he’s sworn in as its mayor come January 1, 2014. Adrian O. Mapp, an alumnus of the Barbados Seventh-day Adventist Secondary School, will lead the Metro-New York area community of 50,000, 50 per cent ...

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Top 10 Countries Of Deportations = Latin America, Caribbean

U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement Agency removal in progress. (USICEimage) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Dec. 20, 2013: What will Latin America and the Caribbean do with over 357,000 deportees in one year? Its leaders had better figure out a plan soon as the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement Agency Thursday revealed that the majority of ...

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Caribbean, Latin American Immigrants Top NYC’s Foreign-Born Population

The Caribbean population has become noticeably more prominent with many politicians courting voters including incoming Mayor Bill de Blasio. (File photo) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Dec. 19, 2013: What does the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Jamaica, Guyana, Ecuador, Haiti and Trinidad and Tobago all have in common? Nationals from these nations all make up the top eight immigrant groups ...

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