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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Escoveitched Conch

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Here is a unique recipe from the Caribbean you must try. Ingredients 8 ounce(s) conch 1 teaspoon(s) salt 1/2 teaspoon(s) black pepper 2 cup(s) Grace Vegetable Oil 1 medium onion, julienne 1 medium carrot, julienne 1 medium chocho, julienne 1 whole scotch bonnet pepper, julienne 1 cup(s) Grace White Vinegar 1 ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Round-Up – Reggae Coming To Coachella 2018

Skip Marley News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Reggae is on the line-up for this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Bob Marley’s grandson, Skip Marley, has been added to the list of performers for the event, set to take place on the weekend’s of April 13th to 15th and 20th to 22nd. Skip Marley is ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – These Caribbean Athletes Make it To The Bowerman Watch List

Nathon Allen News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Two of the Caribbean’s emerging star athletes have made it to the elite 2018 Bowerman Men’s Preseason Watch list. The Bowerman is an annual track and field award that is the highest accolade given to the year’s best student-athlete in American collegiate track and field. It is named after ...

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Decriminalize Marijuana CARICOM Commission Told

Marijuana fields on a St. Vincent & the Grenadines mountain side. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Members of the Caribbean Community, (CARICOM) Regional Commission on Marijuana got an earful in The Bahamas last Friday night as they were told mainly to decriminalize marijuana. The Commission hosted a town hall meeting on marijuana and opened the floor ...

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Haiti President Lays Out 2018 Agenda

Haitian President Jovenel Moise. (Photo credit: HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse opened the 2018 legislative year Monday with an address to the country’s National Assembly that laid out his 2018 agenda. Moïse told MP’s that his focus this year is on investment, strengthening and modernization of judicial institutions, public ...

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Caribbean Business – Learning Lessons For Tourism From 2017

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: No one involved in Caribbean tourism will easily forget 2017. It was the year in which Hurricanes Irma and Maria demonstrated not only climate change’s ability to negatively affect much of the Caribbean economy, but also made clear that tourism and its sustainability have become central to the region’s ...

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Caribbean Travel – Five Caribbean All-Inclusives For Singles

CHIC by Royalton Resorts News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Jan. 12, 2018: Traveling alone can be a very tough experience but here are five Caribbean all-inclusives where singles – alone or as a group – can relax, enjoy and mingle. According to Jetsetter magazine, they are: 1: CHIC by Royalton Resorts This Punta Cana, Dominican Republic-based all-inclusive is for adults ...

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Immigration – Chuck Schumer & Nancy Pelosi Must Take A Stance Or Get Out Of The Way

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Jan. 11, 2018: It’s now weeks before DACA runs out on over 800,000 Dreamers, who are not just students but teachers, nurses, administrative workers, military officers – all paying taxes and contributing to the economy of these United States. Yet come March 5th, they could all face deportation unless Democrats in ...

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Knowledge First Financial to Acquire Heritage Education Funds to Pursue a Shared Goal of Helping Families Maximize Their Education Savings

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — On January 3, 2018 Knowledge First Financial announced the acquisition of Heritage Education Funds Inc. and Heritage Education Funds International, LLC to pursue a shared goal of helping families maximize their education savings. The companies will create the largest Education Savings Plan provider in Canada and select international markets with a ...

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Here’s Where A 7.6 Earthquake Struck In The Caribbean And Central America

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 11, 2018: A 7.6 earthquake struck the Caribbean Sea 27 miles off the eastern coast of Honduras Tuesday shortly before 10 p.m. No casualties or major damages were reported as a result of the earthquake. Here are the areas the quake struck in the Caribbean and Central America. 1: Savannah Bright, Honduras Time ...

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