Aug 7, 2012
| Orlando Sentinel
Hispanosphere - Orlando Sentinel
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' (USCIS) Southeast Region Director Kathy Redman will administer the Oath of Allegiance to 100 candidates who will become America’s newest citizens at Valencia College on Friday, August 10, at the...
Aug 18, 2012
|Column| Allentown Morning Call
Jane Shroads has written 11 books, has traveled quite a bit, was a journalist in Rochester, and taught English as a second language for 20 years in Florida. Her husband, Jim, is a pilot and was one of the aeronautical engineers who helped put men on the...
Nov 21, 2012
On the biggest travel day of the year, Penn Station came to a grinding halt for about an hour, with massive crowds desperate to get home on the eve of Thanksgiving.
Service has begun to be restored on LIRR, New Jersey Transit and Amtrak after a power...
Nov 9, 2012
The Reverend Bennett, who died in 1998, was a leader in Hartford’s West Indian community. Bennett helped spur business growth in the North End, fostering connections between scholars and students in Jamaica and Connecticut.
On November 10, the...
Jun 25, 2012
Local Jamaican reggae singer Mystic Bowie has had a great deal of success in his musical career (both solo and with the Tom Tom Club), and he sure knows how to pay it forward. Bowie, a descendant of the Maroon Tribe in Jamaica, has established the...
Nov 1, 2012
PIX11.com | @wpix
Hurricane Sandy may have left the area, but her effects are still being felt in the tri-state area. Here are some helpful resources and tips to keep in mind:
NEED TO KNOW
Gov. Cuomo announced Thursday that, starting Friday, New Yorkers whose homes or...
Oct 29, 2012
|Column| Chicago Tribune
Laura Kina, 39, is half Asian-American and half white. Her husband is Jewish, and her stepdaughter is half Hispanic. Her family, including her fair-skinned, blue-eyed biological daughter, lives near Devon Avenue in the heart of Chicago's Indian and...
Oct 24, 2012
If you follow the weather at all, you've heard something about Hurricane Sandy. The wave turned quickly into a storm Monday and will likely strengthen into a hurricane today as it approaches Jamaica and Cuba.
The big question is where does Sandy go...
Oct 26, 2012
|Story| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Hurricane Sandy dropped in strength to a Category 1 storm as it pounded the Bahamas with battering winds and rain on Friday, sweeping over the island chain after killing 21 people across the Caribbean and posing a menacing threat to the U.S. East Coast....
Oct 25, 2012
|Story| Baltimore Sun
Hurricane Sandy is a category 2 storm with 105 mph winds, and though it will be weaker than that five days from now, it could wreak havoc anywhere from the Delmarva Peninsula to Cape Cod, an increasing number of models are showing.
The storm is still...
Oct 23, 2012
Actor/singer Leon and director of "American Friends of Jamaica" Manuela Goren stopped by to discuss "The Hummingbird Gala" and Jamaica's 50th anniversary.
The American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) will honor JetBlue Airways Chief Executive Officer, Dave...
Oct 23, 2012
pix11.com | @murphypix
The grim-faced County Executive of Nassau, Long Island--Edward Mangano--announced the shooting death of 29-year-old police officer, Arthur Lopez, during a traffic stop in Bellerose Terrace Tuesday morning. Lopez is the second Nassau cop to die in the...