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Published:Saturday | September 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Vince Vaughn has reportedly been charged with DUI, after being arrested in California almost three months ago.The Hollywood star was arrested at a checkpoint in Manhattan Beach on June 10, with the police accusing Vaughn of being uncooperative when...

Published:Friday | September 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMMichael Reckord/Gleaner Writer

Retired communications specialist and current agricultural journalist Hugh Martin has started a third career - novel writing.His first novel, For All My Pains, a 82,000-word work, came out earlier this year. His second, the JCDC medal-winning...

Published:Friday | September 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Being a successful dancer certainly seems to has its perks - countless doting followers, and a lifestyle that affords the opportunity to travel overseas - and has attracted a lot of young people to the profession. But Chevoy 'Kool Ravers' Grant says...

Published:Friday | September 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small /Gleaner Writer

Bishop Robert McIntosh of Maranatha Ministries has spent the past seven years trying to bring Jesus In The City Parade to Kingston, Jamaica. On October 27, his dream will become a reality when an amalgamation of churches will march en masse to the...

Published:Friday | September 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small/Gleaner Writer

For this month, Italian-Jamaican reggae artiste Alborosie can put his feet up and rest from what has been a hectic touring schedule.Since its release in June, Alborosie's sixth studio album, Unbreakable: Alborosie Meets The Wailers United, has kept...

Published:Thursday | September 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Five powerful female selectors are ready to take patrons on an intense musical odyssey during 'A Taste of Africa Pt. 2" to celebrate the Ethiopian New Year - 'Enkututash,' on Tuesday, September 11.The event, presented by Motherland Promotions of the...

Published:Thursday | September 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small/Gleaner Writer

At just six years old, little Ajahne Reid is already a big winner. She won a gold medal in her age group (five to seven) for dance from the World Championship of Performing Arts (WCOPA) held in Long Beach, California, earlier this summer.Ajahne...

Published:Thursday | September 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small/Gleaner Writer

With a common notion that art is not valued and the industries maintained in a fashion which closes the gate on young, innovative creators, music producer and restaurateur Alexx Antaeus is working to change that.Since February, he has maintained a...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:15 AMShereita Grizzle/Gleaner Writer

Krystal Tomlinson has always had a knack for persuading people to tap into their true potential. As a motivational speaker, she has offered words of encouragement through different platforms.Seeing how she is able to positively impact the lives of...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:03 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

From reggae/dancehall recording artistes like Bugle and Naomi Cowan, to musicians, dancers and poets like Suzanne Couch and Tara Price are using their voices, instruments and social-media platforms to raise awareness of mental health.Some of these...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMAnthony Turner/Gleaner Writer

With feature stories in People Magazine, USA Today, US Magazine and numerous other global publications, the million-dollar question that fans want answered is, did Ed Sheeran get married to fiancee Cherry Seaborn?While he has not given a definitive...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

From visionary film-maker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. It's the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth (John David Washington, son of renowned Academy Award winner Denzel Washingston) is the first African-American...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

David Kim (John Cho) and his wife Pam (Sara Sohn) are two loving parents to their daughter Margot (Michelle La). Over the course of Margot's childhood, the family chronicles their adventures on their computer, with photos and videos commemorating...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Before The Conjuring and Annabelle, the darkest force was born. When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to...

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston/ Gleaner Writer

On Saturday, September 22, Richie Stephens, Stitchie, JC Lodge, Junie Ranks, Papa Biggy, Little Pinchers, Souvenir and Gyal Idiot will be performing at the Lithonia City Park in Atlanta, Georgia, with proceeds from the event earmarked for Jamaica....

Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMShereita Grizzle/Gleaner Writer

When Keesing LIVE returns from its two-year hiatus on Saturday, September 29, the entertainment package promises to give patrons their money's worth. Already booked for the event are 2009 Digicel Rising Stars winner Shuga, along with Chris...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMMel Cooke/Gleaner Writer

Whether sitting in the driver's seat of a car between Montego Bay and Kingston or sitting in the passenger seat of an aeroplane from Canada to Jamaica, Douglas Prout has long been accustomed to making extended round trips to direct theatrical...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small/ Gleaner Writer

In the company of the film's local cast and crew members, Palace Cineplex housed a private screening of Idris Elba's directorial debut, Yardie.Led by British actor Aml Ameen and Jamaican Shantol Jackson, the film is positioned to be marked as one...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberley Small/Gleaner Writer

When this month's issue of POP Magazine hits newsstands, 18-year-old Saint model Christine Willis will grace the covers. And while it's not uncommon for Jamaican models to hold the title of cover girl, this cover was actually shot in Jamaica. Shot...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkeem Masters/Gleaner Writer

The offspring of three reggae stalwarts are once again uniting to create a single that they hope will help catapult their careers. Imeru Tafari (Queen Ifrika's son), Sizzla Kalonji's son Meleeku, and Garnett Silk Jnr are in the process of making a...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMDamian Levy/ Gleaner Writer

It was like any other Wednesday night. I walked into a mostly empty cinema and found my seat in the centre of the room. I was there to do a job.I wouldn't be there otherwise. Still something told me not to be so cynical. Maybe it wouldn't be as bad...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMShereita Grizzle /Gleaner Writer

Khadijah Robinson is Miss Jamaica World 2018. On a night that saw 15 other ladies competing for the crown, Robinson, a physiotherapist , held off stiff competition on Saturday to walk away with the opportunity to represent Jamaica at the global...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:08 AMMel Cooke

Whether the action was on the small black and white television screen at home or in the cinema where the dangers loomed much larger in...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMShereita Grizzle

Former bass player of Byron Lee and the Dragonaires Courtney Robb Sr says that although he isn't in the best of health, he refuses to give up on music.When the Sunday Gleaner last spoke to Robb Sr back in 2015, he was distressed about rumours of his...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew

As we continue our focus on the six candidates vying for the four vice-presidential seats of the People's National Party (PNP), five- term Member of Parliament for Westmoreland Western Dr Wykeham McNeill this week takes a seat in the musical chair....

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