Three Must-Know Travel Apps

Sunday, September, 16 2018    

Yes, it's back-to-school but those in the know, and who can, travel in September. Say hello to airline specials, shorter lines at security, off-season hotel rates, milder weather and, if lucky, deeply discounted end-of-season sale items. So if you have “neither chick nor... Read More

Runway Fresh

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

New York Fashion Week (NYFW), the pre-cursor to fashion weeks across other style capitals of the world, introduced freshness to fashion and beauty with Spring 2019 Ready-to-Wear (RTW) offerings. Read More

PNP Cocktails & Conversations with Bakari Sellers

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

Bakari Sellers, CNN analyst and young Democratic leader was feted Wednesday evening by PNP Party President Dr Peter Phillips and party executives ahead of addressing party members Thursday night at the Opening Night of the PNP's Annual Conference, which is also celebrating the party's... Read More

The Adtelligent 8@8 Dinner Series: Jerk Rice and Cultural Appropriation

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Two chefs, a politician, three creatives, an academic and an engineer walk into a dinner party. This is not the beginning of a bad joke. It was the reality for a group of Jamaicans last Thursday who gathered around a dinner table to talk about a topic that was sure to make their blood... Read More

Wine Chat with Concho y Toro's Wine Ambassador Patricia Guzmán Rosales

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Last week I sat down with Concho y Toro's Latin America Wine Ambassador Patricia Guzmán Rosales to learn a little about what it takes to represent the largest producer of wines in Latin America. Concha y Toro has been voted the “World's Most Admired Wine Brand” by an... Read More

Jamaica Night at James Beard House

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Save The Date: Wednesday, 7 November, 2018Event time: 7:00 pm -10:00 pm  Venue address: James Beard House167 West 12th StreetNew York, NY 10011  Culinary team:Christina Simonitsch Read More

Life is sweet at Cafe Dolce KIG

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

In June, Thursday Food announced the imminent opening of Café Dolce's second location at Kingston Industrial Garage (KIG) on Spanish Town Road. On Monday, we decided to face the traffic brought on by road closures to get our lunch fix. It may have taken thrice as long to get there, but... Read More

Vows — The Gordons: Boundless Love

Monday, September, 10 2018    

They were childhood friends who became separated by circumstances beyond their control. When she returned to Jamaica some years later, however, he decided that she would not escape his grasp again... On August 8, 2018, chef Marvin Gordon and Maryland-based So Beautiful Salon owner... Read More

Shopping from the sofa: Online shops that deliver to The Rock

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Sometimes you just want to get your hands on a pair of Alaďa studded metallic leather sandals, or a few athleisure pieces, or maybe, 100% handmade and fair trade accessories without having to jump on a plane. Style Observer (SO) has done some digging and we've found some of the hottest... Read More

SO Cocktails With — Elisha Baptiste

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Elisha Baptiste Television and film producer Read More

A Jamaican Missionary in Greece

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

It's rare to meet a young man who willingly gives up a corporate career in order to follow the Lord's voice and “serve the nations”. But this is the reality for Jermaine Laing, known in his missionary circles in Greece as Cephas Yonahan. Read More

SO My Kingston — Carl Carram

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

 Carl Carram General Manager, iCreate Institute Read More

From cocktails to the boardroom: Daytime metallics

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

At the beginning of 2004, the term “from desk to dinner” became an integral part of the fashion lexicon. It sought to revolutionise the concept of work clothes and broadened the scope of what was acceptable both in the boardroom and in tony restaurants littered across the... Read More

The Jamaica Observer Takes Style Out — Oct 4

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Over the past couple of weeks, the O-Team has been in full planning mode, crossing the T's and dotting the I's for the annual road tour and precursor to the Jamaica Observer Takes Style Out (TSO). The sole intent is to get boutiques, restaurants, beauty shops and beauty supply outlets... Read More

Afropunk Rocks BROOKLYN

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Brooklyn — the coolest borough in Gotham, hosted the very-popular Afropunk Festival on the weekend August 25 & 26 in Commodore Barry Park. Conceptualised in 2005, the Afropunk Festival has become a must-attend event for the Black creative set. It's one of those events that... Read More


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