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Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Minister of National Security Senator Dwight Nelson is greeted by Jamaica's ambassador-designate to the United States, Her Excellency Audrey Marks, who paid a courtesy call on him this week at the Ministry of National Security's Oxford Road offices.

Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Tuesday, March 23, was another momentous day in the life of Meadowrest Memorial Gardens, a project of the United Church in Jamaica and The Cayman Islands. Set aside annually as the day when Meadowrest expresses appreciation for the support of all the funeral homes using the gardens, the opportunity was used to launch the publication of its 15-year history under the title: 'Journey of Faith'; a history of Meadowrest Memorial Gardens.

Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It's been simply a fabulous week for destination Jamaica, as, without a doubt, the island is the preferred destination of the international jet-setters, those in the know, and of course high-flying celebrities.

Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

A student of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMCVPA) will be the beneficiary of a three-year full-tuition scholarship as of September. The funding for this scholarship will be provided by Spanish/Jamaican music and film production company, Nice Time Productions Limited (www.nicetimeproductions.com).

Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Administrative professionals are being urged to maintain a standard of professionalism, work beyond their job descriptions, and to take opportunities to further their skills.

Published:Friday | April 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Have you all ever been to a wedding, where the bride and groom, were actually relaxed to the point of not only having fun, but joking with each other throughout the ceremony?

Published:Friday | April 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

They have graced Hollywood premieres and high society balls, now the gowns of Grace Kelly are taking centre stage at a British museum....

Published:Friday | April 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Oh what a fabulous week that was! First, there was last Saturday's smasheroni of a 75th birthday party celebration for former Prime Minister P.J. Patterson, hosted in Ocho Rios. People are still talking about it, but more on Sunday!

Published:Friday | April 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Ladies Professional Golf Tournament welcome reception was held at the Rose Hall Resort and Spa in Montego Bay on Tuesday.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The night of Thursday, April 1 brought the curtain down on a week of culinary delights at Strawberry Hill Resort and Spa in cool, Irish Town, St Andrew. Suzie Berry teamed up with the hotel...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

CSW Universal Spa's official launch party held at the poolside of the Hilton Kingston Jamaica hotel, on Tuesday, was quite intimate and lovely.Clients and a few overseas visitors staying at the hotel came out...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:Looking younger than her 90 years, retired physiotherapist Joyce Wright was beautiful and regal at her birthday party on Sunday night in Negril.The party was held under beautifully decorated white tents on...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

For many, the passing of the late intellectual and cultural giant, Professor Rex Nettleford, represented a challenge of immense proportions. They had come to consider the National Dance Theatre Company ...

Published:Saturday | April 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

This is my goal: JMMB's Personal Portfolio Manager Karlene Jarrett pins a 'Possibility' goal onto the shirt of a guest at the bank's 'Possibilities in Action' forum, which was held at the Hilton Kingston Jamaica hotel...

Published:Saturday | April 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

J. Wray & Nephew Limited, through its Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum brand, was a sponsor of the Nobu Restaurant's guest appearance at Strawberry Hill this week.

Published:Saturday | April 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dr Joyce Robinson and Father Louis Grenier, distinguished public servant and clergyman, respectively, have been honoured by the Foundation for the International Self Help Development (Ja) Limited (FISH).The non-profit charitable organisation, this year...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The CURTAIN of greenery at Boone Hall Oasis in St Andrew opened twice last Sunday to give up its offerings, much to the excitement of those fortunate to be among the special guests.First, there were the 'natives' who emerged from the forest-like setting...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

On Tuesday Spanish Ambassador Jesús Silva and wife Sara hosted a reception for European Union/ CARIFORUM delegates and the conferment of the Commander of the Number of the Order of Civil Merit of Spain on His Excellency Edwin Carrington, secretary...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Promoters of the annual Smirnoff Beach J'ouvert are promising that this year's event scheduled for April 3, will be another fun-filled affair.The all-day party will take place at the James Bond Beach ...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It seems like everybody's in town to see 'Champs', including some folks from the mother continent.In an effort to develop even greater ties between Jamaica and South Africa, students from the latter's Willowridge High School are in the island to...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

As the heat raged in Kingston, politically and otherwise, for many, the North Coast was the perfect antidote as, with no water lock-offs or on-again-off-again power supply, the getaway of choice was Hedonism III...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:Downtown Montego Bay is moving to Bogue Estates and businesses on the tourism capital's Hip Strip have joined the exodus.On Monday, GraceKennedy's First Global Investments became the latest company...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

"The discovery of a wine is of greater moment than the discovery of a constellation.The universe is too full of stars." said Benjamin Franklin.

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica's diplomatic relations with foreign powers has been in the spotlight recently for not-too-positive reasons.But at least, the ties with Russia, from the days of the much wider USSR, remain friendly.

Published:Saturday | March 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Central Jamaica's annual health and wellness festival, JamCen, was held at its usual site, along Brumalia Road in Mandeville, on Sunday, March 7.

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