June 15, 2021

Bahamian master motivator celebrates 30 years in business

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From Caribbean News Now NASSAU, Bahamas — Bahamian born international motivational speaker, corporate trainer, bishop of motivation, customer service evangelist, talk show host and author, master motivator Spence Finlayson, is celebrating 30 years in business. Finlayson began his career as a motivational speaker in 1987 while working as an advertising sales consultant for BATELCO’s Yellow […]

Caribbean-American women joining Women March on Washington DC

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From Caribbean National Weekly Four South Florida Caribbean-American women, Hazel Martin of Jamaica, Myrna Lloyd of Barbados, and Sherna and Maxine Barnes of Antigua and Barbuda will be heading out Thursday afternoon for Washington DC. The ladies are not flying out to the nation’s capital to attend the inauguration of America’s 45th President, but to […]

Thrill-seeking students kayak from the Caribbean to South Florida

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By Brooke Baitinger from Sun Sentinel Spectators on the beach held British flags in the air Tuesday, cheering on two kayakers as they reached the last mile of their roughly 2,000-mile journey. The kayakers, Will McCreadie, 21, and George Parry, 22, were marking the final moments of their monthslong expedition from the island country of […]

National Arts and Humanities Month celebrated in South Florida

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The Urban Collective Celebrates the Arts and Humanities in South Florida During National Arts and Humanities Month in October MIAMI – The Urban Collective joins thousands of arts organizations and communities across the nation in celebrating National Arts and Humanities Month throughout October. The Urban Collective and Art Africa Miami Arts Fair will carry this […]

Caribbean smuggling routes are still active, and 400 pounds of marijuana floating in the Florida Keys are proof

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By Christopher Woody From Stamford Advocate Cocaine Seized in Fort Lauderdale Feb. 16US Customs and Border Protection In less than 30 days between September and October this year, Customs and Border Protection agents and the US Coast Guard recovered nearly 400 pounds of marijuana floating in the waters off the Florida Keys and eastern Florida. […]

Hurricane Matthew closes Florida, Caribbean ports

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From JOC.COM Hurricane Matthew has disrupted vessel traffic, closed ports at Caribbean hubs and in Florida, and raised alarms farther up the US South Atlantic coast as the killer storm moves north. The hurricane slammed into eastern Haiti on Tuesday as a Category 4 storm with sustained winds of 145 miles an hour before moving […]

How a tax clerk brought down a fugitive

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By Chris Anderson From Herald Tribune In 2011, Christine Dickinson’s life as a fugitive came to an end after she was on the run for over two decades. Christine Dickinson walked into the tax collector’s office one day looking to obtain a personal identification card. She took a number, grabbed a seat and waited patiently […]

Hexskin premium water sports apparel heads to Caribbean beaches

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By VIRGINIA CHAVEZ MIAMI, FL (PRWEB)  Hexskin (https://hexskin.com), the popular trendsetting and eco-friendly water sport clothing and accessories apparel line, is heading to the Caribbean becoming available in over 13 of the most internationally popular Sandals Resort International (SRI) vacation destinations throughout the Caribbean. Vacationers will now have easy access to acquiring the fun and stylish […]

Proton Therapy Treatment Center agreement reached by Delray Medical Center, Proton International

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Delray Beach, Florida – April 13, 2016 – Delray Medical Center www.delraymedicalctr.com has reached agreement with Proton International (PI) www.protonintl.com to build a one-room proton therapy treatment center serving the South Florida corridor. Proton therapy, a form of radiation therapy, is a highly precise and effective treatment for many solid cancer tumors but without many […]

A painful goodbye

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By David (R.J.) Vied From Linkedin A Painful Goodbye What I’m about to tell you is a personal encounter with the only thing I’ve found deadlier than the drug, Enabling! This article is from my personal experience, I have no college education, as you may notice in my writing lol. I’m no Harvard or Berkley grad nor […]