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Thousands of parents and children came out to the St William Grant Park in downtown Kingston on Saturday for the Digicel/STAR Jus' Skool back-to-school fair.Now in its second year, the treat has experienced so much growth that telecommunications...

WESTERN BUREAU:Thespians Volier 'Maffie' Johnson, Deon Silvera, Rosie Murray, Dahlia Harris, and Desmond Dennis are in the cast of Television Jamaica's (TVJ) new original series, Ring Games.A romantic comedy set to premiere in the station's line-up...

This year's coronation of Miss Universe Jamaica on Saturday, August 27, at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, New Kingston, was a comedy of errors and coincidences. There was a country plunged into darkness due to a widespread blackout, a half-empty...

Dancehall artiste Sean Paul has fallen to number two on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, after spending three weeks in the number one spot with the single Cheap Thrills. The Chainsmokers have taken over the top spot with their new record, Closer....

Multitalented reggae artiste Petra Grant decided at an early stage to add an extra 'a' to her first name and create the stage name Petraa, as she sought to establish herself in the reggae music industry.Another, even more important, decision was to...

RICHMOND, Vancouver (AP):Former members of Jamaican reggae band The Wailers, which played alongside Bob Marley, are going to court to try to stop the group they left from performing under the same name.Aston 'Family Man' Barrett and other ex-Wailers...

(This is second of two columns based on an interview with Malachi Smith, policeman, performance poet and philanthropist.)Malachi Smith migrated to the USA in 1987. However, for the past 14 years he has returned to Jamaica annually from his home in...

After a lengthy struggle with back and prostate health issues, saxophonist Felix 'Deadly Headley' Bennett passed away at home on Sunday, August 21. He has left a list of accomplishments that testify to his music career's longevity and being an '...

The Digicel-STAR Jus' Skool Back-to-School Fair will be offering up more than free back-to-school goodies at St William Grant Park, downtown Kingston, tomorrow. Several top artistes have also been booked to give the over 8...

Telecommunications firm FLOW will once again ease some of the financial burden during the back- to- school period with the seventh staging of its annual Skool Aid, which has assisted more than 300,000 families since its inception. This year the...
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