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Scotiabank donates $500,000 USD to organizations supporting the relief efforts in the Caribbean

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Scotiabank is donating $500,000 USD to charitable organizations assisting with the rescue and relief efforts in the many Caribbean countries impacted by Hurricane Irma. Our thoughts continue to be with the people of the affected regions as they demonstrate strength and resilience following the devastation. The Canadian Red Cross will receive $250,000 ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – Trinidad-Roots Sloane Stephens Upsets Venus Williams To Claim US Open Finals Spot

loane Stephens of the United States celebrates after defeating Venus Williams of the United States in their Women’s Singles Semifinal match on Day Eleven of the 2017 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2017 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Sloane Stephens defeated Venus Williams in ...

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5 Things To Note About The Caribbean’s Next Hurricane – Jose

Path forecast for Hurricane Jose. (NHC image) Compiled By NAN Editorial Team News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8. 2017: While the devastation from Hurricane Irma is still being evaluated and even as the storm continues to create havoc, another hurricane is on the same path the category five storm trod. Here are 5 things to note about Hurricane ...

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16 Latest Facts About Hurricane Irma’s Caribbean Impact

A man walks among damage on September 7, 2017 in the Grand Case area on the French Carribean island of Saint-Martin, after the passage of Hurricane Irma. The area was home to many top restaurants. (Photo credit: LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP/Getty Images) Compiled By NAN Editorial Team News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8. 2017: As Hurricane Irma continued to reign ...

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The Caribbean American Center of New York Turns 30

CACNY’s Founder and Executive Director Jean Alexander News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Friday Sept. 8, 2017: It’s been three decades already since Trinidad & Tobago-born national, Jean P. Alexander had the vision to co-found the Caribbean American Center of New York, (CACNY), based on her own life experiences as a new immigrant after arriving in 1971. Alexander says she is ...

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Caribbean ET Report – The Caribbean’s Biggest Stars Donated To Hurricane Harvey But Offer Not A Word On Irma

A man and his son look at damage on September 7, 2017, in Marigot, near the Bay of Nettle, on the island of Saint-Martin in the northeast Caribbean, after the passage of Hurricane Irma. (Photo credit: LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8, 2017: Last week we told you that the Caribbean’s ...

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As Hurricane Irma Leaves Devastation, Many Turn To GoFundMe

An aerial photography taken and released by the Dutch department of Defense on September 6, 2017 shows the damage of Hurricane Irma, on the Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Maarten. (Photo credit: GERBEN VAN ES/AFP/Getty Images) A NAN FIRST By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8, 2017: As Hurricane Irma left billions in estimated damages ...

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Canada Warns Nationals To Avoid All Travel To These Caribbean Nations

A photo taken on September 6, 2017 shows damage outside the ‘Mercure’ hotel in Marigot, on the Bay of Nettle, on the island of Saint-Martin in the northeast Caribbean, after the passage of Hurricane Irma. (Photo credit: LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Sept. 8, 2017: The Canadian government is warning its nationals to avoid ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Jamaican Pepper Pot Soup

Jamaican Pepper Pot Soup By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 8, 2017: As summer comes to an end and the temperatures fall in my kitchen it’s soup season as we move in to fall and winter. I love all kinds of soups, especially soups found in the Caribbean cuisine. This week I would like to share ...

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