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Police: Woman was injured in nightclub shooting that left St. Thomas man dead – Virgin Islands Daily News

Police: Woman was injured in nightclub shooting that left St. Thomas man deadVirgin Islands Daily News... the 17th homicide on St. Thomas. Benjamin's death is under investigation by the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information can call police at 774-2211 ext. 5617, 5618, or 5619, or call 911 or the CrimeStoppers USVI anonymous tip line at 1-800-222-8477. Continue reading →

PR News

New Mangrove Restoration Project for Jamaica

Share LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – This week the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation launches a year-long project to restore mangroves in Jamaica called the Jamaica Awareness of Mangroves In Nature (J.A.M.I.N.) project. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151469 The venture, joined with … Continue reading →

FCCA Conference & Trade Show Helps Attendees Target Cruise Line Decision Makers and Maximize Cruise Tourism’s Benefits

Share PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 21st annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference & Trade Show opened today, gathering about 1,000 cruise tourism stakeholders and 100 cruise executives, presidents and CEOs from the 15 FCCA Member … Continue reading →

CAB URGENTLY CALLS FOR GUYANA TO PASS AML/CFT LEGISLATION

Share CaribPR Wire, Castries, St. Lucia, Mon. Oct. 6, 2014: The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) recognizes the Guyana government’s efforts to put in place alternative measures to address the technical deficiencies in its existing legal and financial legislative framework … Continue reading →

Entertainment

BEER, REGGAE AND NEIGHBORHOOD VIBES – Yes! Weekly

BEER, REGGAE AND NEIGHBORHOOD VIBESYes! WeeklyDowntown Greensboro seems to have received a shot of creative Cortisone lately with the influx of events. Part of that boost can be attributed to recent craft breweries opening up, and the other part is the... Continue reading →

Business

Investors encouraged to compete for ‘Green Economy’ awards – CNS Business

Investors encouraged to compete for 'Green Economy' awardsCNS BusinessRIYA is an initiative of the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA), and its secretariat, the Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export). Its intention is to recognise and promote the contribution of foreign and ... Continue reading →

Sports

Union reportedly sign 15 year old prospect to the Academy – Brotherly Game (blog)

Union reportedly sign 15 year old prospect to the AcademyBrotherly Game (blog)Jamaica plays Guadeloupe tonight at 7:30 PM in the Group B Final Round. McMaster is set to join the Philadelphia Union academy as soon as he is released from national team du... Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Dominican Republic Imposes Ebola Travel Ban

Share Tweet CBP Enhanced Ebola Screening at JFK Airport. (US CPB image)  By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Oct. 22, 2014: The Dominican Republic has joined other countries in the Caribbean in banning entry to foreigners who … Continue reading

Guatemalan Fugitive Deported

Share Tweet   Edwin Estuardo Martinez-Ortega- deported. (US ICE Image) News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Weds. Oct. 22, 2014: A Guatemalan fugitive wanted in his home country on outstanding murder charges has been sent packing by officers with U.S. Immigration and … Continue reading

Funeral Set For Jamaican-Born, U.S. Olympic Fencer

Share Tweet The late Kamara James. (USAFencing.com image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, LONG ISLAND, NY, Mon. Oct. 20, 2014: Jamaican-born, U.S. Olympic fencer, Kamara James, is set to be laid to rest this Friday in Long island New … Continue reading

Thousands Without Power In Bermuda Following Gonzalo

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sat. Oct. 18, 2014: More than 28,000 people on the island of Bermuda remained without power this morning in the aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo. The island hit Bermuda last night … Continue reading

First Caribbean Death Of The 2014 Hurricane Season Recorded

Share Tweet Hurricane Gonzalo also hit St. Barths. (Twitter/SaintBarthcom images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 15, 2014: The first death in the Caribbean of the 2014 hurricane season was recorded in St. Maarten Tuesday as Hurricane Gonzalo, now a … Continue reading

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