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Brooklyn New York Residents View The Eclipse

A view of the partial solar eclipse 2017 as seen in Brooklyn, NY on August 21, 2017. It was seen at 75 percent in NYC despite the cloudy view. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) A maintenance worker of Philip Howard Apts, of Brooklyn, New York, taking out recyclable bags of garbage, took time out to capture the 2017 Solar Eclipse, that ...

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International Caribbean Stars To Shine At CaribbeanTales Film Festival Gala Launch

Actor Joseph Marcell, best known as “Geoffrey” the butler from Fresh Prince of Belair, will be part of the 12th annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF). News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Mon. August 21, 2017: As Canada delights in all its diversity this year, the CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF) marks its 12th annual festival with a street party celebrating the ...

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How To Pack Efficiently When Moving To A New House

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Aug. 21, 2017: Whether you are moving to a new big house or a new small apartment, it is very important to pack efficiently to avoid losing or forgetting something important. Before anything else, create a checklist. The checklists always work no matter whether you are moving to a large office, a large apartment, ...

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Guide To Viewing The Solar Eclipse In The Caribbean

Here’s your Guide To Viewing The Solar Eclipse In The Caribbean By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Aug. 21, 2017: Eclipse fever has taken over many across the US with thousands trekking to cities where the phenomenon will be first seen in totality to experience this rare, once in a lifetime occurrence. But if you are ...

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What The US Can Learn From This Caribbean Island On Presenting It Racist History Today

An apartment adorned with two Confederate flags in the East Village of Manhattan in New York City, New York, USA.(Jason Szenes image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, RALEIGH, NC, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: A North Carolina University professor believes the US can learn something from a Caribbean country when it comes to representing its dark racist history today. Professor ...

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Dominican Republic Immigrants Lead Naturalized US Citizens List

Newly sworn in as a US citizens, Alvaro Lopez, left, originally from Colombia, and Carlos Jose Leonardo, right, originally from the Dominican Republic, celebrate after taking the oath of citizenship during a ceremony for new US citizens February 16, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. Eighty-nine applicants from thirty-seven countries received their certificates of citizenship. (Photo by Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images) By ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Report – Guyanese-American Actor Weighs In On Charlottesville

Actor Sean Patrick Thomas (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Guyanese-American actor Sean Patrick Thomas is among many weighing in on the mayhem and murder that occurred in Charlottesville, VA last weekend. “The truest test of one’s values, character, and patriotism is where one stands on Trump. It’s ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Soft Jerk King Fish Fillet Taco

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Soft or hard-shell tacos are Mexican in origin but  I see them as the  “canvas” fit for a Caribbean twist. For example, they are great for breakfast, snacks , lunch or supper, filled with Ackee and codfish, or codfish salad topped with salsa, or Escoveitched Fish, Jerk Chicken ...

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Caribbean Business: 9 Caribbean Countries That Have Seen A Drop Off Of Foreign Investments

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: At least five Caribbean countries recorded a net positive increase in foreign direct investments last year but nine saw a definite drop off. News Americas Now analysis show they are: 1: Jamaica Jamaica’s tourism sector may be growing but it led the Caribbean in seeing the biggest ...

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Caribbean Sports: 8 Things To Know About The New Assistant Coach Of The West Indies Cricket Team

Ryan Maron is Cricket West Indies new assistant coach. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Aug. 18, 2017: Will the new assistant West Indies Cricket Team – pardon us – Cricket West Indies (CWI), coach be able to help the squad overcome its slump? The pressure will be on as the team continues its test match in ...

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