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Not everyone is lucky enough to have grandparents who live nearby, or who can spend time with them as they are growing up. 

MIAMI  – It’s not often that you’ll hear a faith-based economist quoting the rapper Drake or have the opportunity to sit in a room filled with 150 of South Florida’s most talented black media professionals, but that’s exactly what happened Thursday, September 20, at 11 a.m. when the Black Owned Media Alliance (BOMA) held the Second Annual BOMA Awards at Miami’s Hilton Airport Hotel.

NEW YORK, NY – Jamaican-born designer Glenroy March presented his Spring 2019 swimwear collection D’Marsh Fi Jamaica during New York Fashion Week at the ROW NYC in midtown Manhattan. With the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) and Caribbean Food Delights serving as major sponsors, the top-class presentation attracted a wide cross-section of fashion and lifestyle media, influencers, bloggers, travel specialists as well as tour operators.

KINGSTON, JAMAICA - TOP STATE WARDS BENEFIT FROM COJO SCHOLARSHIPS – Six outstanding wards of the state were recently honored by the New York based Jamaican charity Children of Jamaica Outreach (COJO) Inc. for academic excellence. Gary Williams, Founder & Chairman of COJO presented the scholarships to the six scholars at an awards luncheon on September 12 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, where Chorvelle Johnson, CEO of Sagicor Bank served as on special guest.

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