Today In History- Caribbean National Weekly

This Day in History: On February 27, 1914, pianist Winifred Atwell was born in Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago. Born to a family of pharmacy owners, Atwell was expected to join in the family business and become a pharmacist, but life had another role for her. Atwell played the piano since her adolescence and achieved local … Continue reading Today In History- Caribbean National Weekly

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Today in History- Caribbean National Weekly

On this day in Caribbean History: February 24, 1982 United States President Ronald Regan announced a new program called the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI) to be implemented in Caribbean and Central American countries. Countries included Central American countries of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama. As well as Caribbean countries of … Continue reading Today in History- Caribbean National Weekly

Past citizen blog – Mayoral Election of Pompano Beach

For a class assignment, each student was assigned to cover a different electoral race. Many students covered Trump vs Clinton, Rubio vs Murphy, Wasserman Schultz vs Conova, and others focused more locally. I was assigned to cover the Mayoral Electoral race of Pompano Beach. Which allowed me to research each candidate, attend Pompano Beach events, … Continue reading Past citizen blog – Mayoral Election of Pompano Beach