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Two Caribbean American Congress Members To Skip Donald Trump Inauguration

Two Caribbean American Congress Members To Skip Donald Trump Inauguration
NY Caribbean American Congressman Adriano Espalliat (with mike) is among 65 Democrats skipping Donald Trump’s inauguration. (Twitter image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 19, 2017: Two Caribbean-American US congress members say they won’t be present when Donald Trump...

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Jan. 19, 2017

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Jan. 19, 2017
Haiti’s president-elect Jovenel Moise is pledging to provide national ID cards to Haitian migrants in the neighboring Dominican Republic so they can apply for a legal residency program. Compiled By NAN Staff Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 19, 2017: Here are the stories making news...

Jamaica’s Environment Or Jamaica’s Economy – Why Is There A Choice?

Jamaica’s Environment Or Jamaica’s Economy – Why Is There A Choice?
Published on Jan 17 2017 // Blogs, Jamaica
By Dr. Lester C. Facey The Ward Post News  Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Jan. 18, 2017: Often, when I think of environmental affairs in Jamaica, I am inclined to examine the current state of affairs and the decisions that are made in the best interest of the people. Environmental decision making is...

Jamaican Singer Jack Radics Kicking Off His 2017 ‘Watershed’ Tour In South Florida

Jamaican Singer Jack Radics Kicking Off His 2017 ‘Watershed’ Tour In South Florida
Jamaican singer Jack Radics. ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – Platinum selling Jamaican recording artist Jack Radics will take his Watershed Tour to South Florida for four performances only next month, on January 20, 21, 22 and 23,  2017. The tour will kick off on Friday...

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Monday Jan. 16, 2017

Caribbean And Latin America News Round Up For Monday Jan. 16, 2017
Haitian singer Wyclef Jean has penned an open letter thanking President Obama. Compiled By NAN Staff Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Jan. 18, 2017: Here are the stories making news across the Caribbean, Latin America and its US Diaspora for today, Jan. 18, 2017: JAMAICA Jamaican police have...

Nationals From These Five Caribbean Countries Make Up New York City’s Top Foreign Immigrant Groups

Nationals From These Five Caribbean Countries Make Up New York City’s Top Foreign Immigrant Groups
West Indians of many nations celebrate at the annual West Indian American Day Carnival. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017: Caribbean nationals from five nations in the region make up the most foreign immigrants in New York City, ranking in the top 10. According to a...

Meet The Caribbean Contenders For The Miss Universe Pageant

Meet The Caribbean Contenders For The Miss Universe Pageant
Miss Universe contenders. (Miss Universe image) Compiled By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017:  Thirteen Caribbean beauties are among 87 women from around the world who are vying for the coveted title of Miss Universe. The Miss Universe pageant will be aired on January 29...

Caribbean Sports In Brief

Caribbean Sports In Brief
Jamaican-born triple Olympian Usain Bolt is among the contenders again for this year’s Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award. Compiled By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017: Here are some of the major stories making headlines in Caribbean sports scene this week: Jamaican-born...

Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Jamaican Stewed Pork

Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Jamaican Stewed Pork
Published on Jan 12 2017 // Caribbean, Food, Jamaica
By Minna LaFortune News Americas, New York, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017: Recently a friend of mine asked me what is my favorite Caribbean meat stew? As I thought about it, I found it was difficult to decide which Jamaican meat stew is my favorite. It is difficult because I enjoy them all. I love Jamaican...

Western Union Takes on Jamaican Lottery Scammers!

Western Union Takes on Jamaican Lottery Scammers!
Published on Jan 11 2017 // Blogs, Caribbean, Jamaica
By Curtis A. Ward The Ward Post News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Jan. 12, 2017: I went to Western Union (WU) on January 10, 2017 and sent some money to Jamaica. Upon handing me my receipt, the agent gave me a number to call WU to answer a few questions before the money transfer would be completed....