'We are tired of running'

WESTERN BUREAU:Itinerant vendors who sell fruits and craft items on the Negril beach strip say they are tired of playing a cat-and-mouse game with law-enforcement officers, and want to be legally registered to walk and sell on the seashore.

Mixed reactions over proposed reopening of Green Island Post Office

WESTERN BUREAU:While some residents of Green Island in Hanover are waiting with bated breath regarding the reopening of the town's post office, one community leader says it is better to take a wait-and-see approach as to the fate of the facility, which has been closed for more than three years.


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Rotary Club of MoBay East to stage prostate screening day

WESTERN BUREAU:The Rotary Club of Montego Bay East Chapter, in association with the National Health Fund and Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS), will be staging its annual prostate cancer screening day at the Montego Bay Civic Centre on Monday, September 29.

Reynolds seeks to challenge McNeill in Western Westmoreland

WESTERN BUREAU:Social scientist Donavan Reynolds, a postgraduate student completing an LLM in international human-rights law at Birkbeck, University of London, has applied to the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), seeking to be the party's candidate in the Western Westmoreland constituency.

Non-cancerous breast lumps

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Subpoena issued for arresting officer in hotel burglary case

WESTERN BUREAU:The Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court on Monday issued a subpoena for the arresting officer in the case against an accused hotel-room burglar, after the officer failed to provide a statement for the prosecution's case file.

2011 housebreaking case set for Sept 24

WESTERN BUREAU:The case against a St James man, who allegedly robbed the home of his employer in 2011, has been deferred to September 24 to allow the police time to create a case file in the defendant's matter.Brian Brown, of a Montego Bay address, is...

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