SFGateDVD review: 'Jamaica Inn'SFGateJamaica Inn. While Alfred Hitchcock's 1939 version of the Daphne Du Maurier novel will be best remembered for the performance of Charles Laughton as the head of a gang of cutthroats who cause ships to run aground and then murder the crews in cold ...
Penn State NewsPenn State Berks' Scarpaci helps to lead sustainability program in JamaicaPenn State NewsAs part of the college's and University's commitment to sustainability, Betsy Scarpaci, assistant director for Student Affairs/Residence Life at Penn State Berks, recently helped to lead a trip to Jamaica for a group of incoming Penn State students ...and more »
Top Down + Bottom Up = Effective in HaitiHuffington PostWinsome Leslie is the Multilateral Investment Fund's regional supervisor for the English-speaking Caribbean and Haiti. Previously, she was the economic attaché at the Embassy of Jamaica in Washington, D.C. She holds a PhD in International Relations ...
Jamaica ObserverCARICOM to ask UN for monitoring system on Haiti, Dominican RepublicFox News LatinoThe Caribbean Community, or CARICOM, will ask the United Nations to install a ground monitoring system to ensure the Dominican Republic does not violate human rights during the process of repatriating people of Haitian descent, an official told EFE via ...CARIFESTA showcase continues in HaitiJamaica
New York TimesJamaica Will Always Be Home for Damian MarleyNew York Times“Jamaica is still home in terms of my heart, though,” said Mr. Marley, 37, who is to perform on the Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise in November. “I was born and raised in Kingston, where my mom still lives, and even though I also live in Miami, when I ...and more »
Toronto StarProblems strand Jamaica-bound flyers: RosemanToronto StarBrad and Julie Andrews flew to Montego Bay, Jamaica, to celebrate their 20th anniversary. Their friends Kevin and Colleen Beirness were going with them. They arrived one day later than planned because their aircraft had mechanical problems near Miami ...and more »
Baltimore SunShopping for Afro-Caribbean ingredients in BaltimoreBaltimore SunFor James "Shawn" Glanville, the owner of the Savannah's Kitchen food truck and Savannah's Island Bar & Grill in Highlandtown, shopping at Afro-Caribbean markets is a quick way to feel as if he's traveled back to his native Jamaica. "It's what I ...and more »
Jamaica ObserverCaribbean water ministers to meet in MiamiJamaica ObserverIt was not immediately clear if Jamaica's water minister, Robert Pickersgill, will be representing Jamaica at the conference. The organisers said both water and climate change are reflected as priorities in the soon to be confirmed SDGs, with Goal 6 ...and more »
Miami HeraldCARIFESTA showcase continues in HaitiJamaica ObserverPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) - Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Irwin LaRoque, on Sunday toured the exhibition booths Grand Market at the Caribbean Festival of the Arts (CARIFESTA), as the French speaking Caribbean nation ...Caribbean arts festival in Haiti for first timeMiami HeraldA day Haiti can be proud
ABC OnlineWorld Athletics Championships: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce gives Jamaica sprint ...ABC OnlineShelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce matched the effort of her fellow Jamaican Usain Bolt to successfully defend her 100 metres crown at the world athletics championships in Beijing. Just 24 hours after Bolt lit up the Bird's Nest with his win the men's final ...UPDATE:Jamaica's Fraser-Pryce wins 100m