9 hrs ago
A university dream comes true for three wards of the state
On Wednesday, however, the three - all wards of the State - each received cheques from a New York-based charity in the value of US$4,000, enough to pay the year's. "I wasn't planning on applying to Students' Loan Bureau or anything, but I didn't know where was going to come from," Haynes told the Jamaica Observer after the presentation which took ... (more)
New Kingston plan will focus on 9th-graders
A greater focus on core academics, support for struggling students and joint planning periods for teachers will be hallmarks of the high school's new freshman learning community, set to launch this fall.
Fire damages hotel in Jamaica capital; no injuries
A popular hotel in Jamaica's capital was evacuated early Thursday after a fire engulfed sections of the building.
A weekend of music, film and wine
Luvs, it's all about Jamaica's first lady of jazz and blues, the inimitable Myrna Hague.