|Cops fête central Kingston children
Christmas is a time of giving and yesterday the children of central Kingston and surrounding areas were not left out as they were treated by the police. Hundreds of children and their guardians turned out on the compound.
Stolen cars pile up at police station
Superintendent Assan Thompson, of the Elletson Road Police Station in Kingston, is seeking to locate the owners of a number of vehicles that have been at the station for more than three years.
CARICOM responds to Australians' concerns
THE CHAIR of the CARI-COM Sub-Committee on security for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2007 has responded to concerns raised in Australia about the seeming non-availability of special visas in that section of the world.
Taxi men feel pinch at Sangster Airport
WESTERN BUREAU: Authorised taxi drivers operating from the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, St. James, are facing a dismal time, despite the increase in arrivals at the airport over the past few days.
Hilton staff prays for missing colleague
STAFF AT the Hilton Kingston hotel held hands, sang lustily and prayed on Wednesday that divine intervention would bring home their colleague, Julian Smith, who has been missing since December 8.
Street boys to move into a new hostel
Thirty-two street boys of the Possibility Pro-gramme are to be removed from the streets of the Corporate Area in early January with the opening of a hostel on Goodwin Park Road, in Kingston.
Appeal Court wants 'tainted acquittal' legislation
The Court of Appeal on Wednesday called for urgent legislation to be passed to deal with 'tainted acquittals' when it dismissed an appeal brought by Millicent Forbes, mother of 13-year-old Janice Allen, who was seeking to have a jury's verdict....
Penwood High to receive facelift
Penwood High School is set to receive overdue repairs to its facility with the approval of contracts to effect rehabilitation to the premises of the school compound. The school, which is located in the violence-plagued community of Olympic...