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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.

The annual Health and Wellness Forum hosted by the Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) will be held on Saturday, September 29, starting at 2:00 p.m. at the South Regional Broward College Library located at 7300 Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33024.

Caribbean Americans may be on a list of travelers receiving added scrutiny as part of a controversial policy implemented by United States law enforcement claiming to be on the hunt for terrorists.

NEW YORK – A 12-member jury last month found two men not guilty of murdering a Jamaican former legal aide to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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