News Americas, Philadelphia, PA, Tuesday January 10, 2017: Jamaican-born Michelle Neil was recently appointed to the State of Pennsylvaniaâ€™s Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) by Governor Tom Wolf.
A son of one Caribbean countryâ€™s National Hero has again made a strong plea for the United States to pardon his father for criminal convictions supporters believe were trumped up to silence a massive movement to establish respect and independence for black people. Dr. Julius W. Garvey is appealing to outgoing President Barack Obama to grant a presidential pardon to the late Marcus Mosiah Garvey, the late Jamaican civil rights leader viewed as a champion for people of African descent in the U.S. and around the world starting in the first half of the 20th century.
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 at 7/6c live from the Philippines on FOX TV. The competition will again be hosted by Steve Harvey despite his mega mistake in announcing the wrong pageant winner at the last pageant. Here are the Caribbean contenders:
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2016: A new comparative analysis of the cost of living in New York City compared to other cities in the world shows shockingly that the cost of living in two Caribbean cities is higher than the Big Apple. According to a â€˜America: Cost of Living Index 2017â€™ by Numbeo, itâ€™s more expensive to live in Hamilton, Bermuda and Nassau, Bahamas than New York City.