REYNOLDS PIER GETS MAKEOVER.

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The Reynolds Pier in Ocho Rios, St. Ann, is to be renovated by the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) at a cost of $230 million. This undertaking forms part of what the PAJ’s Project Manager, Christopher Hamilton, says are plans to reposition Jamaica as the Caribbean’s premier cruise destination. He […]

Fire victims to get help.

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Help is coming for the families whose house was destroyed in Sunday’s deadly fire on Jacques Road, off Mountain View Avenue in St. Andrew after an illegal gas cylinder refill facility exploded. Andrew Swaby, Councillor for the Vineyard Town Division, told Local media that twelve persons lived in the house and […]

Five counts of murder.

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MARVIN ‘Fat Man’ Campbell Sr was formally charged yesterday with five counts of murder after he was questioned in relation to the brutal slaying of five people on March Pen Road in Spanish Town, St Catherine, on October 9. Campbell, who police say is a member of the notorious Klansman […]

Four shot in St. James.

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LBC NEWS has been informed that four people were a short while ago shot and injured in an area of Montego Bay, St James, known as Bottom Norwood. A source who lives close to where the shooting took place LBC NEWS that the police responded quickly and have restored calm […]

Coffee Farmers gets Compensation.

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MINISTER of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Karl Samuda has welcomed the increased price per box of coffee to be paid to farmers. Mavis Bank Coffee Factory Limited announced that, effective Tuesday, October 18, farmers will be paid $9,000 per box of cherry coffee, up from $8,000. Samuda said he […]