BUFF BAY, Portland — Four Haitian men who arrived at Spring Gardens in Portland yesterday morning have been given accommodation where they are being cared for.
Church offers summer school for Murray Mount students
OCHO RIOS, St Ann — Volunteers from the Barbary Hill Seventh Day Church of God in Murray Mount, St Ann have transformed the house of worship into a place where children lagging behind in their schoolwork can catch up.
St Ann woman in custody after boyfriend's death
CLAREMONT St Ann — When Errol Webb heard explosions coming from his younger brother Orlando's house next door, it never crossed his mind that it was his sibling being murdered. But when he went to check at 6:15 am Wednesday, he stumbled upon the body of his 42-year-old sibling in a...
Thursday, July 22, 2021
GALINA, St Mary — A 300-unit development will be built in St Mary soon as part of efforts to address squatting by providing affordable housing. This was announced by Prime Minister Andrew Holness during a recent visit to the north-eastern parish.More
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
LUMSDEN, St Ann — The combination of being abandoned by his father as a youngster then having the mother of his child leaving him to care for their six-month-old alone could have made Richard Plummer bitter. Instead, he has become a nurturer.More
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
LIME TREE GARDEN, St Ann — At 16, Antoinette Shirley, an impressionable young girl living in Lime Tree Garden, St Ann, had two things in mind — mothering her newborn child as best as she could and finding a way to make her dreams become reality. The latter was the more...More
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
ORACABESSA, St Mary — The Government has taken on the hard task of trying to convince residents here that construction will finally begin on the proposed Oracabessa mini-stadium which was initially slated to be completed more than 10 years ago.“This is no...More
Saturday, July 17, 2021
OCHO RIOS, St Ann — Bemoaning the too-frequent cases of justices of the peace displaying unsavoury behaviour, Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has warned 43 newly-appointed JPs in St Ann that he will not hesitate to act if they do not live up to expectations.More
Saturday, July 10, 2021
OCHO RIOS, St Ann — Faced with reports that squatters have also been selling lots on its property, the housing ministry will now move to demolish the houses built and step up monitoring of its lands in Mount Edgecombe, Runaway Bay. It has asked the St Ann Municipal Corporation for...More
Thursday, July 8, 2021
FLINT RIVER, St Mary — On his 69th birthday, Oral Walters did not celebrate as he usually does every year. Instead, he spent July 6 mourning the death of his son Chavon “Benjamin” Walters, who had been killed in a hit-and-run accident the day before.More
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
OCHO RIOS, St Ann — The popular Little Dunn's River beach corridor in this resort town is coming back to life and vendors are thrilled. They anticipate that things will only get better now that tourists, whose purchases they depend on, are returning in increasing numbers each...More