Caribbean American Media Fraternity Mourns One Of It’s Own

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Eion “Dreadlessras” Saunders. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 28, 2012: The Caribbean American media fraternity in New York is mourning one of its own. Many woke up to the shocking news yesterday, Dec. 27th that Eion “Dreadless Ras” Saunders, founder of ZYNC TV/NEW YORK LINKZ, passed away suddenly […]

TPS Deadline Extended for Haitians

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News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. Dec. 28, 2012: The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced an extension of the re-registration period for Haitian nationals who are current beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status, (TPS). Caribbean American Representative, Yvette D. Clarke, welcomed the extension and urged all eligible Haitian nationals to […]

Caribbean American Congresswoman Calls For Accountability On Guns

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Six-year-old Ana Marquez-Greene, grandniece of Puerto Rican Mayor Jorge Marquez, was among the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting in Newtown, Conn. (Photo: Facebook) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 21, 2012: Caribbean American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, wants increased accountability among gun vendors and owners in light of […]

History Channel Puts The Spotlight On Guyana With Bamazon

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The ‘Bamazon’ crew. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 21, 2012: Guyana’s gold has been put in the spotlight on the new History Channel series, ‘Bamazon,’ which wraps up at 10 p.m. on Dec. 27th. The show, shot in the Amazon jungle of Guyana, follows eight out-of-work Alabama construction […]

Guyana Airline Founder To Face Florida Court

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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 21, 2012: The founder of the Guyana airline, EZjet Founder, that recently went belly up, is now awaiting extradition to Florida after being charged with wire fraud in a Brooklyn New York Federal Court on Dec. 17th. Sonny Austin Ramdeo, 35, the Guyana-born, […]

Caribbean Beauties MIA From Miss Universe Top 16

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News Americas, LAS VEGAS, Nevada, Thurs. Dec. 20, 2012: The top 16 picks of the Miss Universe competition Wednesday night featured representatives from every other region of the world – except the Caribbean. Beauties from this region, who included Miss St. Lucia Tara Edward; Miss Puerto Rico Bodine Koehler, Miss […]

Cayman Islands Governor Names New Premier

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New premier of the Cayman Islands, Juliana O’Connor-Connolly. News Americas, GEORGE TOWN, Cayman, Weds. Dec. 19, 2012: McKeeva Bush has been given the boot as premier in the Cayman Islands following his arrest on allegations of corruption last week and a no-confidence motion against him Tuesday. Faced with a choice […]

Bermuda Voters Choose Change

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News Americas, HAMILTON, Bermuda, Tues. Dec. 18, 2012: Voters in Bermuda choose change Monday, sending the Progressive Labour Party and Premier Paula Cox packing. The recently formed opposition One Bermuda Alliance, OBA, won 19 of the 36 seats in the general elections Monday. The win was by a close two […]

Curacao Resort Renamed Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort

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NIEUWPOORT, Curacao, Dec. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Santa Barbara Hospitality, N.V., a hotel investment group, today announced that the former Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina is under new management and will operate under a new name. The owner terminated its management agreement with Hyatt Corporation and Hyatt […]