IN recent times Mandeville Regional Hospital has been seeing much better days, says chief executive officer at the facility, Alwyn Miller.
Clarendon councillors blast NSWMA
MAY PEN, Clarendon — The National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) has been taken to task over its inefficiency in Clarendon, with frustrated councillors grilling the agency's representative as they sought a solution.
Clarendon still waiting for road repairs
MAY PEN, Clarendon — At least one councillor from the Clarendon Municipal Corporation has expressed disappointment that funding is yet to be disbursed from central government for the rehabilitation of roads severely damaged by flood waters associated with tropical storms Elsa,...
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
MAY PEN, Clarendon — The Clarendon Municipal Corporation (CMC) is working alongside the parish's health department to devise a strategy to get the homeless and mentally ill vaccinated.More
Sunday, October 17, 2021
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — There is a 21 per cent reduction in murder here, but head of the Manchester police, Superintendent Lloyd Darby says the south-central parish is seeing an increase in three categories of crime since the start of the year when compared to the corresponding...More
Thursday, October 14, 2021
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Police in this parish say they are trying to use less lethal force when dealing with mentally challenged people, but there are times when the only option is the opposite.More
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Two months after the Melrose Yam Park was ordered closed by the local health department, vendors say they are fed up and are demanding answers from the Manchester Municipal Corporation.More
Monday, October 11, 2021
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Urology patients at Mandeville Regional Hospital are set to benefit from the use of a Vio s can machine donated last Friday by Rotarians.More
Monday, October 11, 2021
CHAPELTON, Clarendon — As a Clarendon family struggles to come to terms with the tragic loss of a loved one, the police investigating his murder are trying to find out why he was in Linstead, St Catherine, at the time of his death.More
Sunday, October 10, 2021
TREASURE BEACH, St Elizabeth — For residents of this community, and more particularly the Great Bay area, the floods of mid-October 2005 triggered by Hurricane Wilma, which passed south of Jamaica, was unlike anything before or since.More
Friday, October 8, 2021
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Work on three major road rehabilitation projects in central Manchester, with a combined value of $169 million, is reportedly progressing smoothly.More
Sunday, October 3, 2021
SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — Daphne Holmes, who served as People's National Party (PNP) councillor for the Brae's River Division, as well as mayor of Black River and chairman of what was then the St Elizabeth Parish Council in the 1990s and early 2000s, has prized memories of those...More