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Published:Thursday | June 20, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Over 1,900 road-race practitioners and enthusiasts came out recently, in support of the Jamaica Association of the Deaf and the Diabetes Association of Jamaica, for the 2019 Father’s Day edition of the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K,...

Published:Wednesday | June 19, 2019 | 12:05 AM

The 2019 staging of Caribbean Fashionweek featured the ‘The Best of Africa and The Caribbean’ last weekend at the new Pulse Suites at Villa Ronai. Coming on the heels of Pulse’s recent launch of its global initiative, Caribbean Fashionweek 2019 was...

Published:Tuesday | June 18, 2019 | 12:17 AM

It was quite an elegant affair recently when PLEXUS Architects and Planners celebrated its 25th anniversary in Jamaica at the Terra Nova Hotel. Dressed to impress, guests came out to have a good time, mingling the night away. Here are the social...

Published:Tuesday | June 18, 2019 | 12:16 AM

The things that go on in public toilets these days. Even those on school compounds. Janitors who work in these facilities have many horror stories of indecent exposure and sexual activities that would fill the pages of many books. Many people are...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:15 AM

There was much to reason about, even after the panel discussion ended at Dad’s Outlook, a joint initiative with The Gleaner’s Outlook magazine, J. Wray...

Published:Friday | June 14, 2019 | 12:14 AM

Local architectural intern at Harold Morrison Robert Woodstock Associates and newest R...

Published:Thursday | June 13, 2019 | 12:09 AM

The Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) kicked off its 2019 Conference on Private Equity and Infrastructure Development recently, with its official opening ceremony and cocktail reception at the swanky Jamaica Pegasus hotel. The conference, which...

Published:Wednesday | June 12, 2019 | 12:13 AM

The Appleton Estate Signature Nights live music series was a hit at Appleton Estate Murray’s Chillin’ on Thursday. Patrons came out in their numbers to see ‘Dada’, Sizzla Kalonji, deliver from his extensive catalogue, spanning over 90 albums...

Published:Tuesday | June 11, 2019 | 12:16 AM

One of the world’s most stylish brands, Campari, recently launched its weeklong festivities to celebrate tantalising cocktails and bold flavours throughout the Caribbean. In true Campari fashion, patrons sipped, painted, and were sketched in fine style on the lawns of Chillin’ at the Serengetti. We bring you the highlights...

Published:Tuesday | June 11, 2019 | 12:09 AM

With the warriors getting ready to do battle, some are warning about the sly fox who has been known to soar high with ballot boxes in tow. Yes, some people have the memory of an elephant and they are looking back to come forward. The politician’s...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:23 AM

The morning started out with light showers, but soon the streets of France were brightened with the powerful black, green and gold. The spirit and pride of the Jamaican supporters in the stands  were enough to boost the confidence of the players, even with the results. The message is clear, Reggae Girlz have created history and it is #onelove win, lose or draw...

Published:Friday | June 7, 2019 | 12:12 AM

Jamaica Patty Company’s Theresa Roberts ­recently hosted the Reggae Girlz and their team ­members at her home in London on their way to the World Cup in France. It was quite a ­delightful affair, and we have the highlights.

Published:Thursday | June 6, 2019 | 12:19 AM

It was a grand time for all who attended the Jamaica International Exhibition final-night party, sponsored by Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa in Montego Bay. It was quite the occasion, and in case you were not present among the specially invited...

Published:Wednesday | June 5, 2019 | 12:21 AM

Last Weekend, staged on the lawns of Couples Sans Souci was the highly anticipated bi-annual “For the Children” concert. The funds raised from the event will enable the Issa Trust Foundation to continue its work improving healthcare facilities...

Published:Tuesday | June 4, 2019 | 12:18 AM

Last Saturday, the 2nd bi-annual ‘For the Children’ fundraising concert staged by the Issa Trust Foundation (ITF), rocked the Couples Sans Souci Resort in Ocho Rios. Returning to headline the show were the ITF Ambassadors and multi-platinum...

Published:Tuesday | June 4, 2019 | 12:18 AM

What’s in your medicine cabinet? Research indicates that some of the supplements that people are taking, are perhaps doing them more harm than good. People can definitely go overboard with these supplements. It’s always good to check with your...

Published:Monday | June 3, 2019 | 12:09 AM

‘Tis the season for awards and balls. Something Extra brings the highlights from two glitzy affairs - Victoria Mutual’s Excellence Awards and AEROTEL’s long service awards and banquet held recently.

Published:Thursday | May 30, 2019 | 12:19 AM

The Jamaican Bar Association had its fourth staging of ‘Bar Beat’ at C...

Published:Wednesday | May 29, 2019 | 12:11 AM

As part of the Caribbean Shipping Association Executives Conference, Kingston Wharves hosted a social event dubbed ‘Jamaica to the World’ last Tuesday on the East Lawn of Devon House. The event was filled with excitement and rich reggae music from...

Published:Tuesday | May 28, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Rain or shine, partygoers were out living their best lives at the recent exclusive event, Coco Luxx White Breakfast Anniversary Party. Hope Zoo came alive as those in attendance strutted Macaw Lawn in fabulously chic fashion. Here are the social highlights...

Published:Monday | May 27, 2019 | 12:24 AM

The big boys came out to play at First Global Bank’s (FGB) recent staging of the Monday Club, held at the Grand-A-View Restaurant and Event Place in Montego Bay. The Monday Club is a males-only social event that is held monthly and sees company...

Published:Friday | May 24, 2019 | 12:07 AM

There was much excitement and drama, both on and off the stage, at the Charles Chocolates Dancin’ Dynamites International final, held recently at the Jamaica College auditorium in Kingston, as the dancers came out to showcase their talent, and...

Published:Thursday | May 23, 2019 | 12:07 AM

There was great fanfare and excitement recently when Jamaica’s cannabis brand, Epican Medicinals, officially opened its doors in the second city, Montego Bay. Specially invited guests gathered at the new Epican location along the Jimmy Cliff Boulevard (hip strip), looking quite fashionable and ready to mingle. Here are the social highlights...

Published:Wednesday | May 22, 2019 | 12:07 AM

The Centre for Tourism and Policy Research, at the University of the West Indies, Mona campus, recently hosted the launch of GATFFEST Film Festival, one that promises to be quite exciting. Also, a quick preview from the ‘Crislyn and Friends Art...

Published:Tuesday | May 21, 2019 | 12:10 AM

The Reggae Girlz are set to blaze a trail at the FIFA Women’s World Cup as 2019 marks their historic qualification as the first Jamaican team to represent at the games. What better way to send them off ‘to the world’ than with some real Jamaican...

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