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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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American Capital Energy & Infrastructure Partnership With BMR Energy Will Make Jamaica Wind Farm A Reality

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — American Capital Energy & Infrastructure (“ACEI”) announced today that it has partnered with a veteran management team to create BMR Energy LLC (“BMR”), a new energy company focused on developing and investing in power and related energy infrastructure throughout Central America and the Caribbean. Led by Bruce Levy as Chief Executive Officer, BMR’s ...

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NYC’S New First Lady Makes Barbadians Proud

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 13, 2013: Come January 1, 2014, New York City will have its very first, First Lady, with roots that stretch to the Caribbean, specifically the island of Barbados, or BIM, as it’s commonly called. Chirlane McCray, the wife of incoming NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, will undoubtedly be the ...

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Usain Bolt To Run Against the ‘Metrobus’

News Americas, BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Fri. Dec. 13, 2014: The world’s fastest man will test his skills against Argentina’s Metrobus tomorrow, Dec. 14th in Buenos Aires. “It’s going to be fun,” said Bolt of the run, that’s slated to be on the “Avenida 9 de Julio.” The 9 de Julio Avenue or Avenida 9 de Julio is the widest avenue ...

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Caribbean Media Exchange Honors Four In NYC

L to R: Representative accepts award for Grenada Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell, Earlston McPhee, the focal point for sustainable tourism development at the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Puerto Rico tourism specialist Terestella González Denton, and hospitality professional Bill Clegg of Choice Hotels International. (Roland Hyde Photo) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Dec. 12, 2013: The Caribbean Media Exchange ...

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Supermodel Named In “Bahamas Lawsuit”

Supermodel Elle Macpherson News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Dec. 12, 2013: Supermodel Elle Macpherson has been named in a US$100 million lawsuit involving a helicopter crash in the Bahamas last November. Macpherson is accused of taking part in a “conspiracy” to cover up claims that her billionaire husband, Jeff Soffer, was piloting a helicopter without a license when it crashed ...

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