TIME TO CLAMP DOWN ON ILLEGAL GAS SYPHONING.

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The unfortunate tragedy of losing yet another of Jamaica’s youth because of the irresponsible action of others has sparked the need for stricter regulations to extinguish illegal operations. Sanjay Williams, a 14-year-old special-needs child, was the latest victim to have succumbed to his injuries following a huge explosion at an […]

THOU SHALT NOT STEAL FROM THYSELF, AMEN.

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Yet another corruption scandal has engulfed the Opposition People’s national Party (PNP)-another one in a long series of scandals. The previous set of scandals were important as they affected the finances of the country, but none of those can compare with the present one, because of one fact: they were stealing from […]

TOSH TRIBUTE CONCERT.

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TONIGHT reggae singer Peter Tosh’s music comes alive at Pulse model agency’s headquarters on Trafalgar Road in New Kingston. Tosh’s backing band Word, Sound and Power will reunite with original members for a benefit concert. The band comprised Sly Dunbar (drums), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Mikey Chung (rhythm guitar), Steve Golding […]

INCREDIBLE FIGHTBACK.

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St Elizabeth Technical High (STETHS) staged an incredible fightback, scoring two times in two minutes late in the game to complete a brilliant comeback to beat 2014 finalists Holy Trinity 4-3 in their first-round Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association/Flow Super Cup game at the Montego Bay Sports Complex. Javoney Brown scored […]

MAYBERRY ENJOYS PROFIT BOOST.

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Mayberry Investments Ltd recorded a net profit of $49 million, according to information available on its operating performance for the three months period which ended September 30. According to CEO Gary Peart, the company recorded a net profit of $49 million, as well as $89 million in realised equity gains […]

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 […]