Everyone, today is October 5 and always bringing you the top stories making the news across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida.
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Here’s a look at our top stories:
President Barack Obama’s visit to the Florida Memorial University in Miami Gardens scheduled for today, has been postponed due to pending arrival of Hurricane Matthew to South Florida. Officials from the Hillary Clinton Campaign have not yet stated when the event will be rescheduled.
In anticipation of the devastating effects of Hurricane Matthew on Haiti , the Man Dodo Humanitarian Foundation in Miami has already began preparing aid to help communities impacted by the storm. In collaboration with the Haitian American Nurses Association, and nursing students from Miami-Dade College, organizers are collecting pain relievers, antibiotic pills and ointment, pedialite, and gently worn clothes to donate to the people of Haiti.
Miami Broward Carnival organizers say “the show will go on” despite the impending US landfall of Hurricane Matthew. John Beckford, Vice-president for the Miami Broward Carnival …says he is not worried about the Hurricane and Sunday’s festivities will continue as scheduled. Acts booked for the carnival include Kes The Band, Desperado Steel Orchestra, and Allison Hinds. The parade and concert will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday at the Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds.
West Indies Women cricket team will take on England… in a 5-match series of One Day International matches running from October 8 to October 19…The first two matches will be held at the Trelawny Stadium in Jamaica and the final three at Sabina Park in Kingston.
Now, here’s what’s trending:
A Hurricane Warning has been issued for Broward County, Florida and Tropical Storm Warnings for Miami Dade County and the middle and upper Florida keys. Officials are warning South Florida residents to make sure they have an evacuation plan in place, and are prepared with enough water, gasoline, flashlights, batteries and food.
Now today’s weather forecast:
Partly cloudy in Broward County with a high 88 of and a low of 79. Scattered Storms in Miami-Dade, with a high of 86 and a low of 79.
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