COMMENTARY

Statement of Well Wishes for CM Farah Louis

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 by Lou Cespedes  Earlier today I learned Council Member Farah Louis was in a horrific car...

British Royal Navy delivers 75 tons of aid to volcano-ravaged St. Vincent & the Grenadines

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LONDON, – The British Government said says the Royal Navy has delivered 75 tons of...

Housing versus Homeowner

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by Lou Cespedes –  Recently, as I was walking back from petitioning, I approached a homeowner....

WELCOME TO THE CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS

Tobagonians to go back to the polls

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BROOKLYN, NY – Six months after the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) elections ended in...

Police going after parents who traffick their children

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BROOKLYN, NY – The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) will be going after parents and guardians...

Japan and Jamaica eyeing closer cooperation

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BROOKLYN,NY – Jamaica says it will continue to partner with Japan as they respond to...

US Coast Guard offloads multi-million dollars in seized cocaine in the Caribbean Sea

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BROOKLYN,NY – The United States Coast Guard says the crew of the cutter Joseph Tezanos...

Statement from Anthony Beckford regarding recent Police Brutality Incident

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Statement from Anthony Beckford regarding the NYPD brutalizing an innocent Black Man on the Train:"On...

Two dropped catches prove crucial as Windies lose by four wickets

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BROOKLYN,  NY – Two dropped catches let Pakistan Women off the hook as they trounced...

Widow of the assassinated president says Haiti must not “lose its way.

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BROOKLYN, NY – Martine Moise, the widow of assassinated Haitian President Jovenel Moise, says Haiti...

T&T Government announces more easing of restrictions

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BROOKLYN, NY– The Trinidad and Tobago government Saturday announced a further easing of the restriction...

Search underway for missing vessel with 15 onboard

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KINGSTON, Jamaica – Members of the Jamaican Coast Guard are currently searching for a local...

HAITI President Jovenel Moise assassinated

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BROOKLYN, NY – President Jovenel Moise has been shot and killed at his private residence...

Haitian American Brooklyn Democratic Party Chair hails Adams’ victory a ‘major step forward’

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By Nelson A. King NEW YORK, Jul 7, CMC – The Haitian American chair of the...

LEAD Connell stuns Pakistan to give Windies series lead

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NORTH SOUND, Antigua – West Indies Women held their nerve. It staved off a late...

POLITICAL SPOTLIGHT

HAITI President Jovenel Moise assassinated

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BROOKLYN, NY – President Jovenel Moise has been shot and killed at his private residence...

Haitian American Brooklyn Democratic Party Chair hails Adams’ victory a ‘major step forward’

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By Nelson A. King NEW YORK, Jul 7, CMC – The Haitian American chair of the...

Haitian American lawyer bids for Civil Court judgeship in NY

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NEW YORK, NY – Haitian American lawyer Cassandra Aimée Johnson, who has built her life’s work...

Grenada Labour Union boss says he will not be intimidated

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ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – President of the Grenada Union of Teachers (GUT), Jude Bartholomew, says...

US pledges to work with new Haitian Prime Minister

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PORT AU Prince, Haiti – The United States says it is looking forward to working...

CCJ ruling in election treating case “a victory for Dominica” – lawyer for Opposition candidates

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BROOKLYN, NY – The Caribbean Court of Justice’s (CCJ) decision to reinstate a criminal complaint...

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COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION

Japan and Jamaica eyeing closer cooperation

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BROOKLYN,NY – Jamaica says it will continue to partner with Japan as they respond to...

Widow of the assassinated president says Haiti must not “lose its way.

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BROOKLYN, NY – Martine Moise, the widow of assassinated Haitian President Jovenel Moise, says Haiti...

Trinidad and Tobago Parliament debating greater autonomy for Tobago

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The Trinidad and Tobago Parliament Monday began debating legislation aimed at improving the socio-economic and...

HEALTH

NURSES ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES ELECTION OF NANCY HAGANS, AS PRESIDENT

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NEW YORK, NY — The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) announces today the election of...

T&T Government announces more easing of restrictions

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BROOKLYN, NY– The Trinidad and Tobago government Saturday announced a further easing of the restriction...

ST. Kitts Government extends state of emergency by six months

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The St. Kitts-Nevis coalition government Monday extended the emergency (SOE) state...

SPORTS

Veteran Barbadian jockey Husbands keeps tabs on leaders with impressive double

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BROOKLYN, NY – Veteran Barbadian jockey Patrick Husbands continued to keep tabs on the leaders in the early season exchanges at prestigious Woodbine, winning...

Two dropped catches prove crucial as Windies lose by four wickets

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BROOKLYN,  NY – Two dropped catches let Pakistan Women off the hook as they trounced West Indies Women by four wickets in the fourth...

CRICKET-WINDIES U19-‘Innovative’ methods in use as Reifer preps for ICC tournament

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BROOKLYN, NY – West Indies Under-19 head coach, Floyd Reifer, says the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has forced his coaching staff to resort to “creative...

LEAD Connell stuns Pakistan to give Windies series lead

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NORTH SOUND, Antigua – West Indies Women held their nerve. It staved off a late challenge from Pakistan Women to pull off a ten-run...

TRAVEL

Aircraft owners say Minister got it wrong

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BROOKLYN, NY –The Aircraft Owners Association of Guyana (AAG) Tuesday has taken issue with a...

Caribbean American congresswoman denounces judge’s ruling on DACA

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BROOKLYN,NY – Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke on Saturday denounced a United States federal...

Jamaica upgrading aviation system

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KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Jamaica government says it is advancing plans to upgrade the island’s...

ST. Kitts Government extends state of emergency by six months

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The St. Kitts-Nevis coalition government Monday extended the emergency (SOE) state...

Flights between the Dominican Republic and Canada to resume in November

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BROOKLYN, NY  – The head of the Civil Aviation Board (JAC) in the Dominican Republic, José...

Group of Haitian nationals attacked in Honduras

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BROOKLYN, NY – The authorities in the Central American nation of Honduras investigate the circumstances...

IMMIGRATION

ENTERTAINMENT

Summer Movies Return to Prospect Park

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        SHOWTIME® presentsSummer Movies Under the StarsBrooklyn Magazine, Prospect Park Alliance, and Brooklyn Borough President's Office Host...

Selectors retain the same 13 for the third T20

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ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – Selectors have stuck with the same 13-man squad for Tuesday’s third...

Prominent calypso lyricist dies

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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Culture and Arts Minister, Randall Mitchell, has paid tribute to...

Libation2021 and the return of IAA Festival at 50

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“LIBATION 2021” - The Opening Ceremony for the INTERNATIONAL AFRICAN ARTS FESTIVAL (IAAFestival) “HAMSINI NI DHAHABU” - Swahili...

US Mayor names Vincentian American poet laureate

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LOS ANGELES Los Angeles, California Mayor Eric Garcetti, named Vincentian American Lynne Thompson as the...

Footballer, Wilson celebrates birthday early with Sutton winner

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BROOKLYN, NY – Donovan Wilson received an early birthday present by firing home the only...

EDUCATION

LETTERS TO EDITOR

RANK YOUR CHOICE!

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RANK YOUR CHOICE! by Anthony Beckford - Community Leader & Candidate to the 45th Council District           Our city...

About Protest and Return. by Lou Cespedes

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About Protest and Return. by Lou Cespedes I’ve been struggling to write because there are so...

Progressing into Retreat; Working Moms and COVID by Lou Cespedes

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Progressing into Retreat; Working Moms and COVID by Lou Cespedes As protests raged this week outside...

REBECCA CHATTERAM

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REBECCA CHATTERAM Born into a West Indian family we were taught to not meddle in the...

GRACE MAKES DONATION TO HOSPITAL WORKERS IN NY & NJ

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GRACE MAKES DONATION TO HOSPITAL WORKERS IN NY & NJ by Dave Rodney, Caribbean Times Writer In a heartwarming act of corporate...

CUT PASSENGER TAXES ON AIR TRAVEL TO COMPETE, IATA TELLS CARIBBEAN GOVERNMENTS

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   ~Regional VP for the Americas, Peter Cerda, says some countries risk losing service once borders...

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WHAT'S HAPPENING

Summer Movies Return to Prospect Park

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        SHOWTIME® presentsSummer Movies Under the StarsBrooklyn Magazine, Prospect Park Alliance, and Brooklyn Borough President's Office Host Annual Series kicking off July 29 on the Long MeadowScreenings include Black Panther, Goonies, Jumanji + Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.BROOKLYN, July 16, 2021 -- Summer is back in Prospect...

Statement from Anthony Beckford regarding recent Police Brutality Incident

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Statement from Anthony Beckford regarding the NYPD brutalizing an innocent Black Man on the Train:"On July 6, 2021, around 6 pm, 6 to 7 NYPD Officers swarmed, ganged up on, and tased an innocent Young Black Man by the name of David Crowell, who...

Lions Clubs Elect New International President- Douglas X. Alexander

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Lions Clubs from over 200 countries voted for Douglas X. Alexander as their 2021-2022 International President.  Alexander is a proud Brooklynite who has been serving as a Lion for over 35 years with the Bedford Stuyvesant Lions Club.  On the corporate side, Douglas X. Alexander is...

Bermuda faces Guyana in the Gold Cup warm-up

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – Bermuda, and Guyana will get the chance to fine-tune preparations for CONCACAF Gold Cup assignments when they meet in a behind-closed-doors warm-up game here later on Monday. Bermuda faces Barbados here on Friday while Guyana takes on Guatemala on Saturday in a...

Prominent calypso lyricist dies

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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Culture and Arts Minister, Randall Mitchell, has paid tribute to the prolific calypso writer Winsford “Joker” Devine, who died earlier on Tuesday. He was 77 years old. Devine, who was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Letters from the University of...

POETRY CORNER

Nine writers announced on the long list for the Caribbean Literature award

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ORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Writers from five different Caribbean territories have been longlisted for the 2021 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature, sponsored...

“Unfiltered,” to be released this month

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Shay and Kay Productions is a full-service production company, and there is so much buzz and excitement around their new release, "Unfiltered," which will...

Yvette D. Clarke Says House of Representative Has Enough Votes to Impeach Trump

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Yvette D. Clarke Says House of Representative Has Enough Votes to Impeach Trump Yvette Clarke BROOKLYN,NY– Caribbean American Democratic Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke says the US...

RESTAURANT & DINING

LIPS Cafe: Jamane Weekes answers the call!

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 By Lou Cespedes Back in April of this year, I walked into LIPS Café (IG @lipscafe_) for the first time. It’s located on Nostrand between Linden Blvd and Martense. I was there that day because I was working with the owner Jamane Weekes who volunteered to help feed frontline...

Footprints Café’s Executive Master Chef

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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...
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