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Mighty Shadow Out For 77

A Tribute By Michael Derek Roberts In African culture when someone dies there is celebration in the village and among family and friends. And in...

Caribbean Crime Costs The Region Billions Of Dollars Each Year

Investigative Report By Michael Derek Roberts The Caribbean islands have always been associated with great beaches, friendly people and beautiful tourist resorts. In fact, drinking “rum...

Another oil discovery offshore Guyana

The US-based oil giant, ExxonMobil has announced the discovery of approximately 197 feet (60 meters) of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone reservoir at the Hammerhead-1  –...

Exquisite Pan Maestros: D’Radoes

By Michael Derek Roberts It’s a Brooklyn-based steel orchestra – not a band (even though I’ll use that familiar colloquial Caribbean word to describe this...

BUSINESS

Grenada Maintains Economic Growth For Sixth Consecutive Years

(BROOKLYN, New York): There is good news for the Grenada economy. The country is expected...

St Lucia government’s Missing $20 Million

(BROOKLYN, New York): On the heels of earlier calls on Prime Minister Allen Chastanet by...

WILLIAMS’ INTERN CLASS VISITS CITY HALL

The summer Intern class at Council Member Jumaane D. Williams' office recently had the opportunity...

HEALTH

Jamaica’s War on Sugary Drinks in Schools

(BROOKLYN, New York): – Jamaica’s war on sugar will not only target the sale of...

“Fishy” Protection For Four CARICOM Nations

(BROOKLYN, New York) – Four Caribbean countries have done an inventory of the major sources of...

Government Fight To Keep Bajan Nurses At Home

(BROOKLYN, New York): With a shortage of nurses worldwide, the Barbados Government says it is...

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Mighty Shadow Out For 77

A Tribute By Michael Derek Roberts In African culture when someone dies there is celebration in...

Exquisite Pan Maestros: D’Radoes

By Michael Derek Roberts It’s a Brooklyn-based steel orchestra – not a band (even though I’ll...

Grenada Day in NYC 2018 | Aug. 26

By Gerry Hopkin, JD Brooklyn, NY; Aug. 19, 2018 - “The organizers, exhibitors, artistes and vendors...

POLITICAL SPOTLIGHT

Mid-Term Elections Guide

With Michael Derek Roberts This November 6, the 2018 United States mid-term elections will take place....

Rowley In CARICOM Flood Aid Spat

(BROOKLYN, New York): – Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley criticized persons whom he said had...

Antigua Government Scandal

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS has learned that Antigua and Barbuda’s Trade and Investment...

LETTERS TO EDITOR

The Amazon Complaint!

Dear Editor, I am glad to know that my elected Officials are giving Amazon $1.5 to...

FALSE CLAIMS!

Dear Editor,  President Trump’s party lost the House, and quite a few Governorships--some in very important...

STOPPING THESE TRAGEDIES

Dear Editor, I offer my deepest sympathy to the people of Pittsburg for the loss of...

STOP BLAMING THE MEDIA!

Dear Editor, Our brilliant leader denies having any influence on the climate of hatred and intolerance...

LET’S DO BETTER !

Dear Editor, We are better than this. It is never okay to belittle a people because of...

DUMB ANSWERS!

Dear Editor, After reading the President’s comments on armed protection in Houses of Worship after the...

COMMENTARY

WFT’s Maurice Mitchell: Exciting times for progressives

WFT’s Maurice Mitchell: Exciting times for progressives The Working Families Party (WFP) is basking in the...

Mid-term elections’ wrap-up

My constant analyses of political happenings here and in other parts of the world are...

Man-Shaming: Men Are Not Dogs

ABRAXAS 101 As I strolled past the open fields in the countryside, taking in the crisp,...

COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION

Jamaica High-Rise Worries

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS (CTN) has learned that the President of the Jamaica...

St Lucia government’s Missing $20 Million

(BROOKLYN, New York): On the heels of earlier calls on Prime Minister Allen Chastanet by...

13,000 Children In Lock-Up

Administration “Loses” Nearly 1,500 Kids By Michael Derek Roberts According to reports reaching CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS about...

TRAVEL

Cayman Islands offers amnesty for illegal residents

The Department of Immigration has announced the start of a month-long amnesty that will enable...

$2.7Billion immigrant detainee price tag

An Investigative Report By Michael Derek Roberts The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will spend an estimated...

New administration allows Haitians to travel visa-free to Barbados

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS has learned that the newly elected Mia Mottley-led Barbados...

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RESTAURANT & DINING

Footprints Café’s Executive Master Chef

Basil Jones, Food Maestro By Sophia Lawson He jokingly says, “I’m cooking too long.”  That’s because he’s “been in the kitchen” professionally for 32 years now – and counting. But he started way before that, way back in Jamaica in his grandmother’s kitchen when he was...

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Neighborhood beat

A community event calendar that lets you know what’s going on in and around your neighborhood — compiled by Carlyle Harry Bayview Association Meets The Bay View Houses Community Association is meeting on Thursday, November 29th, from 7.00 p.m. at 5955 Shore Parkway....For information, call 347-216-5909. * My...

“Playing Mas” Can Be Fun – If You Know How

The Art Of Mas Its Caribbean carnival time again! And everybody will be getting down and playing mas on Eastern Parkway this Labor Day. But take it from an expert you can have real fun at carnival time – if you know how to play...

WILLIAMS’ INTERN CLASS VISITS CITY HALL

The summer Intern class at Council Member Jumaane D. Williams' office recently had the opportunity to observe the operations of New York's City Government up close. In particular, they witnessed on a trip to City Hall for the Council's Stated Meetings, how large amounts of...

Wine & Sweets Fest

Get the staycation going right and let the vineyard touring come to you at this unlimited wine tasting festival! This Wine & Sweets Fest is your chance to sip a selection of wines curated by a NYC wine professional and indulge in unique offerings from...

MINI POP UP THIS WEEKEND

It's going to be a beautiful weekend so we just can't stay away! Stop by LIC Flea & Food this weekend for a mini pop up market. Our bar is OPEN with craft beer and wine, some delicious food vendors and some shopping too! Got...