|Relaxing with the folks of Moneague
THE LITTLE man with the walking stick and the receding hairline lifted his hat and wiped a trickle of sweat from his forehead. "Yes sah! I know more about this place than all of you, for me deh bout yah since saltfish a shingle roof!"
Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) fleet to get buses
THE DEPLETED fleet of the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) is poised to get a much-needed boost of buses in time for the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2007. Senator Colin Campbell, Minister of Information and Development, made the disclosure recently...
Disaster committees blast National Works Agency (NWA)
SEVERAL PARISH Disaster Committees are arguing that the National Works Agency (NWA), has been lagging in its preparations for the hurricane season, under the Disaster Mitigation Programme.
Principal to be honoured
SISTER SHIRLEY Chung, former principal of Jessie Ripoll Primary School in Kingston will be honoured tonight at a ceremony at Knutsford Court Hotel. As the first principal of Jessie Ripoll, Sister Chung has made significant contributions...
Possible human-to-human bird flu transmission a concern
WASHINGTON, (Reuters): MEMBERS OF an Indon-esian family who died of bird flu may have infected each other and health experts are tracing anyone who had contact with them, the head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said yesterday....
College of Agriculture Science and Education (CASE) fire a result of arson
PORT ANTONIO, PORTLAND: THE PORT Antonio Fire Department has confirmed that yesterday's early morning fire, which destroyed two rooms on a male dormitory at the College of Agriculture Science and Education (CASE) in Portland was the work of arsonists.