look at some of the top stories making the news today, July 27th, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida.
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Here’s a look at our top stories.
Democrat Hillary Clinton made history last night as the first woman officially selected to lead a major party presidential ticket. Hillary made her appearance at the convention via video saying she cant believe that we’ve just put the biggest crack in the glass ceiling.
As Jamaica celebrates 54 years of political independence from Great Britain, the Jamaica Grand Independence Ball will be held on Saturday at the Hyatt Regency Bonaventure in Weston at 7p.m. Special guests will include Counsel General of Jamaica in Miami Frantz Hall and elected officials from Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.
Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Ed Bartlett, this week said the country plans to promote Jamaica as the premier location for guaranteed quality entertainment year-round. He says that establishing the reggae music experience, instead of looking at single events, the country can develop a product to package and market to visitors to increase tourism.
In Sports, tomorrow night the Barbados Tridents will take on the Guyana Amazon warriors in South Florida at 7pm. The historic four day Caribbean Premiere League matches will be played at the Central Broward Stadium in Lauderhill concluding with the Jamaica Tallawahs battling against the St Lucia Zouks at 4pm Sunday.
Let’s take a look at whats trending
Miss Cleo, who’s real name is Youree Dell Harris, was the face and voice of psychic hotline commercials in the late 1990s died yesterday at the age of 53. TMZ reported that she had died in a hospice center in Palm Beach County, Florida after suffering complications from cancer.
For todays weather forecast:
Partly Cloudy in Broward County with a high of 92 and a low of 79. Partly cloudy in Miami-Dade, with a high of 88 and a low of 81.
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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