A look at some of the top stories making the news today, June 7th, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida.

Here’s a look at our top stories.

‘Invest Caribbean Now‘ is currently offering qualified developers with Caribbean-focused projects in the real estate, development, mining and energy sectors, an opportunity to pitch their projects to company executives. In recognition of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, the private sector agency of the Caribbean is inviting companies to submit a completed executive summary for evaluation.

Mayor Barrington Russell for the City of Lauderdale Lakes will discuss economic and social development amid addressing residents’ concerns during his annual State of the City address. The State of the City address will take place at Lauderdale Lakes City Hall on June 16th at 6 p.m.

Locally based reggae artiste Stephen Marley is set to debut the second part to his 2011 album titled “The Revelation Pt. 1”. The release of ‘The Fruit of Life’ is set to be released July 22nd and assumes a different tone than the first featuring other national entertainers such as Waka Flocka, Pitbull, Wyclef Jean and Busta Rhymes, Iggy Azalea.

In Sports, Florida native and Olympic swimmer, Alia Atkinson, has made history with a breaststroke time of one minute and 6 point 48 seconds. Atkinson became 10th in the world for the 100 meter breast stroke swim at the Tennessee aquatics June Invitational.

Here’s a look at what’s Trending

Bahamas has jumped to the #4 spot beating Jamaica in the top Caribbean Destination list for 2016. The Bahamas ranked among the top ten Caribbean countries in culture, entertainment, culinary and adventure. The rankings come from visitor reviews on TripAdvisor and social media.

For Today’s Weather Forecast:

Thunderstorms in Broward County with a high of 89 and a low of 77. In Miami-Dade, Thunderstorms as well with a high of 88 and a low of 78.

For more information on these and other stories, visit caribbeannationalweekly.com. Remember to pick up this week’s copy of our Caribbean National Weekly at your nearest Caribbean – American outlet.


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