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Guardian Group Foundation donates equipment valued over $4m to Mandeville Regional Hospital

Monday, February, 11 2019    

More than 600,000 residents in the parishes of Manchester, Clarendon and St Elizabeth are set to benefit from new equipment now retrofitted at the Mandeville Regional Hospital from proceeds of the Guardian Group Foundation's 2018 “Keep it Alive” 5K Night... Read More

Jamalco promotes disaster preparedness

Monday, February, 11 2019    

MAY PEN, Clarendon — More than 400 students from the Mount Airy, Richmond Park and Mocho Primary schools in Clarendon benefitted from an Earthquake Awareness presentation which was organised by bauxite/alumina company Jamalco in commemoration of Earthquake Awareness Month... Read More

CENTRAL DIARY

Monday, February, 11 2019    

(1) Wednesday February 13Saudicka Diaram Media &Northern Caribbean UniversityDepartment of Communication StudiesForumThe Business of Media —Financial Literacy for CreativesSolomon Harriot Lecture Theatre Read More

No to disorder!

Monday, February, 11 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Head of the Manchester Police Division, Superintendent Wayne Cameron says he will be taking steps to deal with what he called “significant public order issues” in Spalding, located on the border of north-western Clarendon and north-eastern... Read More

Netball joy for May Day High, Bethabara Primary

Monday, February, 11 2019    

NAIN, St Elizabeth — May Day High and Bethabara Primary School took most of the plaudits at JISCO Alpart Jamaica's inaugural schools' netball competition at Frankfield Primary School late last month. Read More

SSYC launches project to raise funds for homework centre

BY ACEION CUNNINGHAM Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The Salt Spring Youth for Change (SSYC) group in a joint effort with councillor for the Salt Spring Division, Sylvan Reid, recently launched the Salt Spring Community Corner League football competition, as part of a fundraising drive to erect a homework... Read More

Historic CHTA Caribbean Marketplace

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

The 2019 edition of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Caribbean Marketplace recorded a historic staging with the addition of 36 new buyers including a Chinese delegation, marking a first for the event. Read More

Premier League relegation could benefit MBU, FC Reno

Paul Reid | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

It might not be such a bad thing for Montego Bay United (MBU) to be relegated from the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) at the end of this season. Read More

Half Moon hosts CHTA delegates

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

Half Moon hosted delegates from the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Caribbean Marketplace for cocktails and a sneak peek of the new renovations to Fern Tree Spa and other additions to the historic property. Read More

Custos Muschett renews call for traffic lights in Trelawny

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Following the recent carnage on Trelawny roads which left five people dead and four others seriously injured, there is a renewed call from the custos of the parish Paul Muschett for the National Works Agency (NWA) to install traffic lights at strategic points... Read More

'Mathematics “Head-ucation”: Preventing Math Phobia'

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

Retired principal of the Montego Bay Community College Dr Angela Harris (left) delivers her remarks to an appreciative audience during her lecture on “Mathematics 'Head-ucation': Preventing Math Phobia” at The University of Technology, Jamaica Western Campus... Read More

Almost there!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

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Thanks, Milo

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

Chris-Anthony Salter (left) consumer marketing manager powdered beverages Nestle Jamaica, hands over the cheque of $200,000 for the Milo Western Initiative at the recent media launch of the 41st Milo Western Relays held at the Holy Trinity Hall in Westgate, St James. Read More

Western-based RSPL teams seek to avoid relegation

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 7 2019    

TUCKER, St James —Embattled western teams, Montego Bay United and FC Reno must start winning games if they are to avoid relegation at the end of the Red Stripe Premier League season. Read More

Herbert Morrison seek to salvage pride in ISSA national basketball play-offs

Thursday, February, 7 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Herbert Morrison will seek to salvage some personal pride today when they take on St Elizabeth Technical and Knox of the Central Conference in an ISSA national play-off double-header at the Montego Bay Cricket Club, set to start at 2:00... Read More



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