• Apr 29 - May 8 2016
  • St Barthélemy. Photo: saintbarth-tourisme.com
  • The Aedes aegypti mosquito that transmits the zika as well as dengue and chikungunya viruses
  • Immigration Workshop
  • Farmer Nappy House of Soca
  • RHOA gang visits Jamaica

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Puerto Rico authorities seize cocaine found in cruise ship cabin

January 27, 2016 | No Comments

Field Operations officers from US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Sunday seized 11 Kilograms (24 lbs) of cocaine on the M/S Jewel of the Seas. The contraband was found by CBP officers during a…

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NEW BOOK: ‘Bad Boy from Jamaica’ by Dr. Basil Kong

January 26, 2016 | No Comments

Dr. Basil Kong releases “Bad Boy from Jamaica: The Garnett Myrie Story”.  The book is the inspirational and captivating true story of Garnett Myrie’s coming of age, life struggles and the fight for social justice. …

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Fabian “Marley” Is Not A Marley!

January 26, 2016 | No Comments

Fabian Marley is not a Marley.  A series of DNA tests prove definitively that the man who calls himself Fabian “Marley” is without question not related to Bob Marley. Instead, the tests demonstrate conclusively that…

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R. City Debuts #WhatDreamsAreMadeof at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival

January 25, 2016 | No Comments

Virgin Islanders Timothy and Theron Thomas aka R. City continue to thrive following the success of their hit song “Locked Away”.  Last week, the platinum-selling duo appeared on Live with Kelly and Michael and this…

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WATCH: John Legend and Juanes Perform Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song” Outside of Immigrant Detention Center

January 25, 2016 | No Comments

Chrissy Tiegen’s hubby John Legend and Colombian pop star Juanes – joined forces last week to bring awareness to immigrant detention centers. The duo performed outside the walls of the Eloy Detention Center in Eloy, Arizona, where…

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PAN! Our Music Odyssey Airs Tonight on PBS

January 25, 2016 | 3 Comments

A Trinidad & Tobago Steelpan Film Written by Kim Johnson, the 90-minute docudrama, PAN! Our Music Odyssey, is a feature length steelpan film out of Trinidad & Tobago.  It is a tale of how the…

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Virgin Islands Congresswoman Plaskett Meets with Danish Ambassador Ahead of 2017 Centennial

January 22, 2016 | No Comments

  Virgin Islands Congresswoman focused on maximizing centennial activities, relations with Danish government With one year left before the territory marks the 100-year anniversary of the Transfer, Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett and the Ambassador of Denmark…

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FM Records Releases New Jah Cure album ‘Masterpiece’

January 22, 2016 | No Comments

FM Records released a new Jah Cure album, titled “Masterpiece,” for preorder on iTunes. The album will be released Friday, January 22, 2016 on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify. The eight-song LP features five radio-friendly roots…

(Jan. 16, 2016 - Shameik Moore at Critics Choice Awards (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images North America)

Jamerican Star of “Dope” Hits the Red Carpet at the Critics Choice Awards

January 21, 2016 | No Comments

Shameik Moore, the triple threat Hollywood star of the critically acclaimed movie “Dope” killed the red carpet at this week’s Critics’ Choice Awards.  Moore, son of Jamaican reggae artist Errol Moore, is pegged to be…

Leading the all-female Platinum Steel Orchestra are Lauren Pierre, left, and Jenna James. PHOTO: SEAN NERO

Trinidad Panorama Competition Sees First All-Female Orchestra

January 21, 2016 | No Comments

Panorama makes history as Trinidad and Tobago gets ready to welcome the world to the “Greatest Show on Earth”. Platinum Steel Orchestra created history by being the first all-female orchestra to participate in the country’s…

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