With a look at some of the top stories making the news today, October 14th, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida.

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Here’s a look at our top stories:

According to a report from the Florida brokerage company, Marcus & Millichap, residential rates continues to rise in Broward County. The company says the combination of declining residential construction and demands, especially from millennials, has driven rental rates by an average of 8 percent, or $1,614 monthly.

In a push to offer aid to Hurricane battered Haiti, JN Money Transfer has already begun to waive all fees on money being sent to the Caribbean nation. The company says this will result in persons being better able to assist their loved ones to get back on their feet.

Florida International Trade and Culture Expo is getting ready to close registration as they are already at the full capacity of 600 attendees. If you have not registered yet and would like to participate in this free event with a chance to meet representatives from 37 countries, please do so today because registration will close this afternoon.

In sports:

In the North American soccer league, the Fort Lauderdale Strikers will play against Puerto Rico FC tonight kicking off at 7. As of today, Puerto Rico FC is unbeaten in seven consecutive games from September 3 and our Strikers sit just three points out of the final NASL postseason spot after Wednesday’s 1-0 win. The match will be held at the Central Broward Stadium.

Now, here’s what’s trending:

Hurricane Nicole, slammed into Bermuda today as a Category 3 storm – the strongest to hit the island since Hurricane Fabian in 2003. The Miami based National Hurricane Centre, says Nicole hit, just shy of a Category four storm. Late Wednesday, the island came to a virtual shutdown as the hurricane bore down on the island ahead.

 For today’s weather forecast:

Partly cloudy in Broward County with a high 86 of and a low of 75. Partly cloudy in Miami-Dade, with a high of 84 and a low of 77.

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

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