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FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Notable Bahamians within the South Florida diaspora including prominent South Florida newspaperman, Garth Reeves, were honored on Sunday during an Ecumenical Service celebrating the 45th year of Independence for The Bahamas, under the theme, “Celebrate Bahamas, We’ve Come This Far by Faith”

NEW YORK – Abdul Kadir, a former Guyana Member of Parliament who was sentenced to life in prison following a conviction of conspiring to commit a terrorist attack at New York’s JFK airport nearly a decade ago , died in a United States prison last month.

FLORIDA – A Belizean national was sentenced to four terms of life imprisonment after a jury last month found him guilty of four counts of second-degree murder.

NEW YORK – The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says several Caribbean nationals are among 40 persons arrested during a four-day enforcement operation in New York State that ended June 21.

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