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3 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Jamaican folk musician Joseph Bennett, who played a rollicking genre of traditional dance music with the long-running Jolly Boys, has died in his Caribbean homeland.
3 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal
Covelo was the ground central for all things blackberry last weekend as it hosted the 32 annual Blackberry Festival.
7 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
KINGSTON, Jamaica The police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of four people in Linstead St Catherine Wednesday night.
9 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
Prominent defence attorney Wayne Golding has been elected as the new representative on the Jamaica Diaspora Advisory Board for the Southern United States.
13 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Arnaldo Brown has encouraged Jamaicans living abroad to participate in the online survey for the Mapping Jamaica's Diaspora Project.
14 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
THE Sandals Foundation last week presented almost 300 children from several inner-city communities across St James with back-to-school supplies.
14 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
CENTRAL St James Member of Parliament Lloyd B Smith says the resort city of Montego Bay is being overrun by prostitutes, vendors and rogue taxi operators.
It was Marcus Garvey who said we must emancipate ourselves from mental slavery, because while others can free the body, none but ourselves can free the mind.
A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- and the issuer credit ratings of "a-" of Sagicor Life Inc. and Sagicor Capital Life Insurance Company Limited .
Post-post-colonial Jamaica, the pollution crisis in China, and the inked up working class of Ohio seem like unusual choices for an art show, and that's the point.
Escape to the stunning Cliffs of Negril this holiday season and unwrap a gift you know you'll enjoy: free nights at luxurious Moon Dance Cliffs.
Ready to take a sneak peek inside Joseph Morgan and Persia White's “rustic” Jamaican wedding day ? Just two months after exclusively revealing to star - tied the knot on July 5 in Ocho Rios in a quaint ceremony.
TRANSPORT and Works Minister Omar Davies is today expected to announce an increase in bus fares for the State-run Jamaica Urban Transit Company at a press conference at his ministry's Maxfield Avenue headquarters in Kingston.
Jamaica Observer online readers have weighed on a report that the deaf/mute in the Mario Deane case has still not been charged.
THE tranquil climes of Portland in eastern Jamaica will play host to Cinema Paradise - Jamaica's newest film festival - from August 27 to 31. Nine feature-length films and documentaries, as well as a number of shorts, will be showcased during the five-day event to be held at the Great Huts resort in Boston Bay.
KINGSTON, Jamaica A lawyer for convicted Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton said Tuesday that a U.S. federal appellate court agreed to a new hearing on his latest appeal.
A Cabinet subcommittee has been set up to develop a strategic response to treating prison inmates following the death of Mario Deane, who was beaten while in police custody earlier this month.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:56 am
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