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Published:Monday | March 11, 2019 | 12:10 AM

In my columns, I usually stay away from the ‘politricks’, especially since I don’t have a vote. This finger neva go inna nuh ink yet, and to be totally honest, I’m not sure when it will. I’ve only ever voted, to the best of my recollection, in two...

Published:Monday | March 11, 2019 | 12:09 AM

When parents are separated, it is difficult to make arrangements for the custodial parent to have access to the children. That situation is made worse when the parents live in different countries. What underlies the problem is usually the fact...

Published:Monday | March 11, 2019 | 12:09 AM

In this episode of ICONIC LIVING, marketing consultant, commentator and our host, Natalia Oh, sat with two distinguished designers and creators, Spaces’ Creative Director Janelle Pantry...

Published:Monday | March 11, 2019 | 12:08 AM

The Valencia at Spanish Court Hotel, was transformed into a powerhouse of brilliant and gorgeous women last Monday. Flair Magazine honoured 25 trailblazing women in 11 categories. The fabulous 25 were also celebrated by other stunners who...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:29 AM

Public Relations and Personal Brand consultant Naomi Garrick is armed with over 15 years of experience in Public Relations...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:29 AM

Red Stripe hosted a summit yesterday with stakeholders from the Government, business and academia to build support for a shared policy to provide safe working environments for brand promoters. Considered de facto brand ambassadors who interact...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:28 AMLatara Boodie - Gleaner Writer

Shelly-Ann Dinnall has been thriving within the poultry farming industry for over 11 years. The young entrepreneur started earning an income from age 17, selling mangoes from the farm, buying and selling electronics, and buying-repairing-selling...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:28 AM

“I’m always cheering for people that society has written off.” This is the biggest motivation for Karyl Livingstone-Williams, who is passionate about helping the underdog reach their fullest potential no matter the extents. Born into a family of...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:28 AMRocheda Bartley - Lifestyle Writer

With each breath she takes, attorney-at-law Rene Gayle is fearlessly pursuing her passion. She’s the assistant general manager of the legal affairs and corporate secretary of the legal affairs at a prominent financial services institution in...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:28 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

One good thing about music? Katrina Irons can list more than a few. The name might sound unfamiliar to you because this disc jockey and music producer is known to fans from both yard and abroad as DJ Sunshine. “Music is an art form that allows...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:27 AMLatara Boodie - Gleaner Writer

Being the leading lady in your own life takes a lot of gumption, which livestock veterinarian, Dr. Gabrielle Young, is no short of. As the only female among 15 men within her field, Young is an expert at commanding respect with grace and...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:27 AMRocheda Bartley - Lifestyle Writer

How many times have you faced your fear, but are yet to conquer it? Melissa McLeod attorney-at-law at the Hylton Powell law firm will answer, many times. And she’ll also tell you, that it doesn’t have to stop you from excelling. The travel...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:27 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

A pioneer in the field of medicine, Chris-Ann Simpson Harley, has revolutionised women’s health in Jamaica. Her fascination within the field began from as early as five years old and resulted in her active pursuit of a medical degree by the age of...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:26 AM

Lights… camera… action! That's the thrilling life of Actress Kimberly Patterson. This Jamaican sweetheart has captured the hearts of many with her screen performances, playing leading roles in films such as King...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:26 AM

Dig in and visualise what’s on the other side of uncomfortable: it’s a part of a philosophy that Danielle Terrelonge, DT to those close to her, has embraced and uses to achieve her goals. “Nothing we want that is of value comes without discomfort....

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:26 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Only a plus sized woman can describe her horror stories of trying to find the right size and or style a la mode for a fabulous occasion. Now, those nightmares are over. Haute couture heroine, Tamia Carey, has come to save the day, leaving you...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:25 AMRocheda Bartley - Lifestyle Writer -

“It is my passion to see my students step out of their comfort zones and achieve what they thought they never could. Watching them celebrate, take over the red carpet and set trends from the ‘ghetto’, is one of the best things in my entire life,”...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:25 AMLatara Boodie - Gleaner Writer

Kamala McWhinney knows what it takes to rise above. How else would this vibrant, smart and enjoyable creature of passion, be able to not only kick cancer, but create a lifestyle brand which aids in cultivating self love and being a rockstar at your...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:24 AM

“Music is my lungs and dance is my heart; I need them both to live.” Reflecting art in its purest form and illuminating its radiance in the lives of others is the one and only Sodanne Browne. This performing...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:24 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

It’s not easy living in a man’s work, if you’re a woman. Though Chorvelle Johnson keeps proving many wrong. With over 20 years experience in the financial services industry, Johnson, the chief executive officer of Sagicor Bank, sits at the helm of...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:24 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Mentor mom, Monique McDonald, is always on duty. As a survivor of sexual abuse, having been repeatedly rape by her uncle, she’s made it her responsibility to help others overcome similar traumatic experiences, especially young women living with...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:23 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

From heels to sneakers: this Wynter thrives in any season. Katherine Wynter met her first love, badminton, at 10 years old when she saw her father playing the sport. If that wasn’t fate enough, members from the upper school of her alma mater, St....

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:23 AMLatara Boodie - Gleaner Writer

With a fearless passion for conservation, wildlife biologist Treya Picking decided to dedicate her life to becoming one of the key voices for endemic species within Jamaica. "My job is to conserve and protect Jamaica’s endangered and protected...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:23 AM

“Mentorship is something I enjoy doing. It comes easy to me and that’s why I believe young people are usually drawn to me – it attracts them,” Keneisha Brown-Plunkett shared with a warm smile. For many years, the St Andrew High School alumnus-...

Published:Monday | March 4, 2019 | 12:22 AMRocheda Bartley - Lifestyle Writer

“I’m always trying to be better than what I was yesterday, in terms of what I deliver to in the fashion arena. And I’m motivated by people and their love for innovation. Plus the material, I’ll look at the material and it will tell me what to do,”...

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