Oliver Gilbert edged Sybrina Fulton, 50 percent to 49 percent of the votes, in the race for Miami-Dade commissioner, District 1 last month. Caribbean Today incorrectly reported last month that Gilbert, a former mayor of Miami Gardens, was again running for that office. We apologize for the error.
Social Security Administration (SSA) offices are not providing service to walk-in visitors due to COVID-19.
Members of the Jamaican Jerk Festival USA team last month showed their appreciation for the work being done by healthcare workers in the fight against the coronavirus by delivering 50 lunches the to the medical staff at Memorial Hospital in West Hollywood, Florida.
As the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) claims it needs at least $1.2 billion in taxpayer funding to avoid furloughing about 70 percent of its workforce, the agency chose the last day of July 2020 to announce an exorbitant increase in fees for some of the most common immigration procedures.