Enjoy The Authentic Sights, Sounds And Flavors Of The Caribbean During The 2018 “Taste The Islands Experience” At The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society On June 2

Enjoy the authentic sights, sounds and flavors of the Caribbean during the 2018 “Taste the Islands Experience” on Saturday, June 2, at the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. Food and spirits enthusiasts with a taste for island indulgences will enjoy an all-inclusive evening featuring celebrity cooking demos, an artisan shopping village, live music and more at […]
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Award Winning Visual Artists to Launch Exhibition at the Jamaica Conference Centre – May 20th, 2018

The top three winners of the Jamaica Visual Arts Competition’s coveted 2017 Jury Prize will see their works exhibited at the Jamaica Conference Centre, Port Royal Street, Kingston, from May 21 to May 31. The exhibition, which will be launched on Sunday, May 20 beginning at 3:00 pm, will feature the works of outstanding artists […]
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Capleton Set For Best Of The Best As His First Performance Since Legal Encounter

Reggae star, Clifton Bailey, whose best known by his stage name, Capleton, has been given the green light to travel following his court appearance this past Monday in Jamaica. Scheduled to perform Sunday May 27th at the 12th annual Best of the Best Concert, Capelton assures his fans in recent interview with Jah Prince on […]
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Jamaica Nurses Of Florida (JNAF) Receives PM Medal Of Appreciation Award

Just in time for USA National Nurses Week (May 6 – 13), the Jamaica Nurses’ Association of Florida (JNAF) was one of eight recipients of the  Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation for Service to Jamaica in recognition of their contribution in nation building.  JNAF President, Ms. Joan Howard was on hand to receive the prestigious award from […]
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Jamaica’s Director Of Tourism Donovan White Hosts Welcome Dinner For AFUWI Bob Marley Awardee Actress CCH Pounder

Jamaica’s Director of Tourism Donovan White recently hosted a special welcome dinner for renowned actress and activist CCH Pounder, at Sugar Mill Restaurant.  Ms. Pounder is the American Foundation for The University of the West Indies (AFUWI) 2018 Bob Marley Awardee, and is visiting Jamaica as a guest of the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) and […]
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Skip Marley; Hugh Jackman Headline HVA Benefit Gala At Lincoln Center In NYC

Wednesday night Skip Marley joined award-winning actor Hugh Jackman and veteran news journalist Katie Couric onstage as part of the annual benefit gala for the Harlem Village Academies.  The event, held at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Manhattan, New York, featured the headline musicians in performance with students from the HVA’s elementary school. Skip’s acoustic set […]
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May Pen Hospital Receives Essential Equipment Valued At US $80, 000.00

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the May Pen Hospital (MPH), Dr. Safiya Franklyn (right) explains to Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton (centre) and Member of Parliament for Central Clarendon, Hon. Lester ‘Mike’ Henry, the functions of the medical equipment and supplies donated to the MPH by bauxite/alumina company, Jamalco. The donation, valued at US 80,000.00 […]
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2018 Unifest To Pay Special Tribute To Reggae Icon ‘Joseph Hill’ Founder Of The Group Culture

On Sunday, May 20, 2018 the 24th annual Unifest multi-cultural festival will pay homage to Joseph Hill the late reggae icon.  Joseph Hill was the lead singer and songwriter for the roots reggae group Culture, most famous for their 1977 hit “See Dem a Come” on their debut album “Two Sevens Clash“, but also well known for […]
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More Than 4000 Residents To Access Improved Services At Expanded Portsea Health Centre

Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton (5th left) shares in the opening of the expansion of the Portsea Health Centre in St. Elizabeth which was expanded to the tune of $5 million. Minister Tufton re-opened the health centre on Thursday, May 3 and noted that the Health Ministry is on a drive to restore credibility […]
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Jamaica Cup Marks An Exciting Start To The 2018 Caribbean Cup Tennis Series Circuit

Jamaican born Karl Hale- Rogers Cup Tournament Director- teamed up with over 150 people on Feb 8th in Toronto, Canada to launch the Caribbean Cup Tennis Series (CCTS). The CCTS features 6 masters tournaments and 14 series tournaments, in 7 countries throughout the Caribbean. Each tournament is centered around Local Youth Development, Caribbean Travel, and Charity, and […]
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