Jazz sparkles; Estelle thrills the audience
Western Bureau: British songbird Estelle stole the show at Thursday night's opening of the 2009 JAMAICA Jazz and Blues Festival which was held at The Aqueduct at Rose Hall, Montego Bay.
- Pests plague Portmore
- 'Best Practices' for early childhood
- Call to find poultry alternatives
- 'Barack!' punctuates jazz and blues fest
- Jazzy highlights
Ryan Peralto is dead
RYAN PERALTO, the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) politician who figured prominently in the organisation's fiery spats of the 1990s, has died.
- Tech:SAVVY Titan-ic MP4 player
- 'You are the salt of Kingston'
- Blair issues stern challenge: Christians urged to pursue transformation
- Small stage boasted powerful performances
Veronica Campbell-Brown: keeping pace with time
WINTER GARDENS, Florida:It is a cool mid-January afternoon when Veronica Campbell-Brown, husband Omar at her side, slips into a book store here.
- 16-strong delegation off to Daytona Beach
- Jamaica to kick off against US
- Track frenzy! Athletes vie for honours at four meets
- Opener Richards is only new face in West Indies squad
- Pollard blasts half-century
- Bella, Bullet Line set for Eight Thirty deal
- Massive increase for SDC Twenty 20
- IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD: Hemmings-McCatty to be honoured
- Relaxed JDF await Bull Bay
- PERFORMER OF THE WEEK: Bernard Jr saves the day
- Alpart power past Pembroke Hall
- Mesmerising Miller spins Jamaica back on track
- More benefits for Major, Super leaguers
- Hopes high for U-20s
- Ivanovic ousted
- Financial woes facing young Boyz
- Meadhaven looking to soar with KO success
- Blades poised to cut down Speg
- 'Jackie' Walters still making his mark
- Kelly believes new squad has a good chance
Fear and the classroom
It is hardly surprising that the fear which pervades our society, where a significant proportion of the population is murdered annually, would filter into the classroom.
LETTER OF THE DAY: Treat depressed police now
THE EDITOR, Sir:As crime and violence in Jamaica increases, our understaffed, overworked security force and Government struggle with the task of finding solutions for peace.
- Keep church, state roles apart
- Separate executive and legislature
- Well done, JPS!
- Wonderful Jamaica, but ...
- Is Mike Henry serious?
'Benjamin Button' takes 13 Oscar noms
BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP):The romantic fantasy The Curious Case of Benjamin Button led Academy Awards contenders yesterday with 13 nominations, among them, best picture and acting honours for Brad Pitt and...
Boy, oh, boy ...I keep having girls
As he pondered his fate of having only girls, a broad smile spread across the 58-year-old dad's face.
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- Healthy lifestyle: For the love of lamb
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- Faking Flawless
- The Incredible Bulk
LET'S talk ... LIFE: Whiz-kid
Dear Counsellor: I would like some tips on how to improve my son's grades.