The eyes of the hospitality world will be on the Montego Bay Convention Centre in St James, tonight, as the scenic venue will play host to The Gleaner's Hospitality Jamaica 10th anniversary awards, which is designed to reward excellence in the hospitality/tourism sector.
A St James policeman, who is facing extortion charges before the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court, had his case set for mention on Monday, October 27, after the investigators in the case failed to appear in court yesterday.
A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.
Doran Dixon (left), president of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), greets president-elect, Norman Allen, at the official proclamation of the president-elect of the JTA for the 2014/2015 conference year, at the JTA head office on Church Street, Kingston, yesterday.
SEVEN ST ANN citizens were honoured on National Heroes Day at a civic ceremony held at Lawrence Park in St Ann's Bay and put on by the Civic Affairs and Community Relations Committee of the St Ann Parish Council.
In a show of unity, two rival members of parliament (MP) spearheaded the handing out of books, bags, pencils, and other material by Palmyra Foundation (out of Montego Bay, St James) to students at Port Antonio Basic School in Portland.
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), in collaboration with the Clarendon Parish Council, bestowed awards on four of the parish's citizens who have contributed tremendously to the parish's development in the arts, community development and education on Monday, (Heroes Day) in May Pen, Clarendon.