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  1. Straight Outta KingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | East Bay Express

    ... Nigel Jones finally opened a place of their own this past November. In doing so, they set about the task of putting Jamaica on the map, quite literally: A mural of the Jamaican flag covers the entire side of the building (right next to the "One ...

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  2. Sprint sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Jamaica Observer

    ... second wind, to take the gold ahead of Trinidad's Aaliyah Telesford in 11.42 seconds, and Kedisha Dallas, also of Jamaica, in third place with 11.44 seconds. Williams, who was fifth at the Carifta Trials but got into the team due to injuries to ...

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  3. Coquette to open, Spice Island to close? More food newsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... Sam, we will launch our Reggae Series (Reggae Concerts, Live Bands, 'I-tal' Food Demonstrations, and Group tours to Jamaica). It will begin next Saturday, March 29, 2014 with a Reggae concert. Stay informed of our Reggae Series by joining our Reggae ...

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  4. New Voice: Crystal Chan on BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Cynsations

    ... I'm awful at science. Clearly, a lot of work needed to be done. I started off by learning as much as I could about Jamaica. I went onto Jamaican forums, news websites, and anything that gave me an "in" on Jamaican culture. I also picked up a college ...

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  5. One Love. One Driver.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Jamaican ever to do so. And with his car draped in the Jamaican flag - his car number 62 (in honour of the year Jamaica became independent), and a helmet that features the tagline "Out of many, one driver" he hopes to become the first Jamaican to ...

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  6. Coquette to open, Spice Island to close? More food newsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... Sam, we will launch our Reggae Series (Reggae Concerts, Live Bands, 'I-tal' Food Demonstrations, and Group tours to Jamaica). It will begin next Saturday, March 29, 2014 with a Reggae concert. Stay informed of our Reggae Series by joining our Reggae ...

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  7. Today's top five things to do in Summit CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    On Friday, March 28, John Brown's Body will come to the stage of The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco.

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  8. UWI professors, Jamaican culture and public opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Jamaica Observer

    ... reject this side of Jamaican culture in much the same way our forebears did of the emergent Rastafari component of Jamaica in the 1950s and 60s, and their rejection of the then nascent reggae music, calling it "streggae" (loose) music as it emerged ...

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  9. Epic New Adventure Novel Is Full of Pirates, Earthquakes, and HistoryRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | PRWeb

    ... in the new thriller "Glimpse of Sunlight," first in a trilogy. Why did Jonathan Dickinson leave Port Royal, Jamaica for Philadelphia, and more importantly, why did he leave his dazzling riches behind? His life spun out of control when he encountered ...

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  10. Most Recent CommentRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Brooklynian

    Although I have only really heard of Bed-Stuy in rap songs I have surfed the net to get info about the place.

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  11. 'Flex is Kings' at Brooklyn Academy of MusicRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... has faced high poverty and high crime rates for decades. The raw, no-rules dance style actually has its roots in Jamaica. It evolved from a Jamaican style of street dance called "bruk-up," which is performed to reggae music. "Flexing is a really ...

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  12. Coquette to open, Spice Island to close? More food newsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... Sam, we will launch our Reggae Series (Reggae Concerts, Live Bands, 'I-tal' Food Demonstrations, and Group tours to Jamaica). It will begin next Saturday, March 29, 2014 with a Reggae concert. Stay informed of our Reggae Series by joining our Reggae ...

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  13. The Kartel 'Kronicles'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    VYBZ Kartel, who, along with three of his associates, was found guilty of Clive 'Lizard' Williams's death, is no stranger to controversy.

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  14. Jamaicans still held in Haiti on drug and gun trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... through the Bar Association," he said. The wife of one of the detainees, Samantha Scarlett, who spoke to HCNN from Jamaica, called on the Jamaican government to intervene to make sure the case of her husband, Michael Dennis, as well as those of ...

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  15. Local Art Installations Coming to Revamped Falchi BuildingRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | DNAInfo.com

    Local artists are set to create installations for the the Falchi Building , a former Long Island City warehouse owned by the developer of Chelsea Market that has undergone a multimillion-dollar overhaul in recent months, including the addition of an artisanal food pop-up.

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  16. Gerald Schimmelpfennig, 73, IndianolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    ... Trevor McClymond; a daughter, Shanan (Dong Hyun) Kim and grandson, Jae of South Korea; sister, Mary (Ed) Kenney of Jamaica, IA; and nieces and nephews. No services are planned at this time. Private burial of cremains will be held at a later date. ...

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  17. Arts in the Park embarks on poetic journeyRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Gleaner

    The premature end to last week's staging of Arts in the Park at Devon House, prompted organisers to host a second installation to the spoken-word series.

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  18. Warm up with gingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... menu. "Ginger is a dominant flavor in Jamaican cooking," says Rawlings who lived for a time in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Greg Monzel, a community herbalist and teacher, said ginger's fresh root (a rhizome, or underground stem) is one of the most ...

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  19. Dentist couple spreads smiles to remote Jamaican villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    ... in Altoona, spent four days in late January providing services to the residents of the small village of Mavis Bank, Jamaica. "It's so nice to get a message like that," said Angie Forsberg, who opened her dental clinic in October. The outreach trip ...

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  20. Jamaica: Knocked for six by a Caribbean curiosityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Independent

    ... sunny and endlessly creative matriarch with English heritage, bought a small property close to the water on Jamaica's Treasure Beach. Back then, this village community in the south-west tip of the island was home to just over a thousand souls. ...

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