Tag Archives: jamaica

  • Inglewood, Calif. Welcomes Jamaica’s Special Olympics Delegation

    Jul 23, 15 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment

    L.A. Clipper Paul Pierce, Reggie Theus and more on hand to welcome Team Jamaica  Inglewood, Calif. — The City of Inglewood welcomed the 2015 Special Olympics World Games (LA2015) and the Special Olympics Flame of Hope during the final leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run® (LETR) on Wednesday, July 22. The Inglewood Police Department carried […]

  • Inglewood, CA to Host Jamaica Special Olympics Team

    Jul 21, 15 by EURNews Leave a comment

    *The Southern California city put on the map by rap legend Mack 10, Inglewood,  will welcome the 2015 Special Olympics World Games (LA2015) and the Special Olympics Flame of Hope on Wednesday, July 22. The City of Inglewood will welcome Jamaica’s Special Olympics delegation to the Special Olympics World Games at 11 a.m. at a welcoming […]

  • Obama & Bolt Strike A Pose! (Watch)

    Apr 10, 15 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Even President Obama couldn’t help himself from doing it. We’re talking about President Obama’s reaction to meeting Usain Bolt in Jamaica, mon. Yep, when Obama met Bolt, he had to strike the iconic lightning bolt pose of fastest man on earth …. with the fastest man on earth. In fact, he gushed about Bolt to […]

  • Jamaica Moving to Decriminalize Small Amounts of Marijuana (Watch)

    Feb 27, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Black Voices) – Marijuana has been pervasive but illegal in Jamaica for decades, consumed as a medicinal herb, puffed as a sacrament by Rastafarians and sung about in the island’s famed reggae music. After many years of dialogue about the culturally entrenched drug, and emboldened by changes to drug laws in U.S. states, Jamaica’s […]

  • Legalize it or Not? In Jamaica Marijuana Growers are Split on the Subject

    Mar 16, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via BBC News) – In Jamaica, marijuana, or ganja, as it is more commonly known on the Caribbean island, is used in religious ceremonies by Rastafarians and as a herbal medicine by many others. But it is not just grown for local consumption. According to the US state department, Jamaica remains the largest Caribbean supplier […]

  • New Video Shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Rambling in Jamaican Accent (Watch)

    Jan 22, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A new video of Mayor Rob Ford popped up Tuesday that shows him cursing and slurring his words – this time in what appears to be a Jamaican accent. In the video — one of two new ones that have been posted on YouTube — Ford is shown in a fast food restaurant rambling and […]