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Stories by Maurice Silvera/Gleaner Writer

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMMaurice Silvera/Gleaner Writer

Despite over 1,700 volunteers participating in the International Coastal Clean-up Day, removing an estimated 15,488 pounds of garbage from the Kingston Harbour, solid waste management in Jamaica is in a state of crisis according to Suzanne Stanley,...

Published:Tuesday | October 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMMaurice Silvera/Gleaner Writer

Nine years ago, the Rotaract Club of St Andrew started its semi-annual blood drive after a club member expressed a desperate need for blood for a relative fighting the pangs of cancer.That relative unfortunately died from the disease, but with more...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMMaurice Silvera/Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT) yesterday commenced a $200,000 conservation project of the defaced statue of national hero Norman Washington Manley located at St William Grant Park in Kingston.The preservation effort followed a story in...

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