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Published:Saturday | October 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:FOR THE last two months, we have been living every family's nightmare - having a critically injured member of family.

Published:Saturday | October 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: A FRIEND of mine recently complained that one of the windscreen-wiping chaps at the top of Hagley Park road slapped her Mercedes Benz with his plastic wiping 'thing' because her windscreen wipers came on just as he started to spray water...

Published:Saturday | October 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:THE COMMISSIONER of police recently revised the dress code for members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).The previous code, which was revised by former Commissioner Lucius...

Published:Saturday | October 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In response to the article in The Gleaner of October 22 on changing the culture of funeral, I have always thought if you love someone you should let them know when they can appreciate it.

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Commuters in the Montego Bay area who wish to travel to Kingston are not enjoying the best treatment.I make mention of a personal experience a few days ago.

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:IT IS undeniable that many nations on earth today are stifled by unprecedented social challenges that pose a threat to the Church's spirituality and its mission of disciple-making with the aim of national transformation.

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I AM indebted to a friendly reader who called to clarify a statement made in my article, 'Making mountains of molehills', published October 28.

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: THE INTERNET has both positive and negative aspects.Ten years ago, I would never have thought that I could be reading The Gleaner online, but that is how I am informed of what is happening daily.

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Consistent with the expressions (now qualified) of Danville Walker regarding the absence of qualification criteria for our own political representatives, I would like to suggest the following: Successful candidates - parish councillors...

Published:Friday | October 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I READ with interest and much disgust in today's newspaper (October 28) where Mike Henry is pleading with Jamaicans to be "patient" with the slow pace of road repairs.

Published:Thursday | October 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:We note with great interest Bert Samuels' 'Letter of the Day' October 25, lobbying for the Government to make wireless access a public service and would like to point out that some important strides have already been made in that...

Published:Thursday | October 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I drive down Sunset Avenue, Cherry Gardens, St Andrew, on a daily basis, and have been faced with the landslide ever since the torrential rains linked to Tropical Storm Nicole.

Published:Thursday | October 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Like Bert Samuels ('Make Internet a superhighway for all', Letter of the Day, October 25) I, too, am of the view that there should be universal access to the Internet in Jamaica for our children.

Published:Thursday | October 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I visited the Sovereign Centre office of Flow Jamaica Ltd on the afternoon of October 26 to pay my Internet bill.As I had been directed, and had done on previous visits, and being both legally and apparently qualified, I joined the...

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:This an open letter to the leader of the opposition, Portia Simpson Miller.When a government is in office, the prime minister is the head of the country and has the right to govern in the interest of the people.Prime Minister Bruce...

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Farmers in the parishes of Manchester and St Elizabeth will be receiving much-needed assistance in the coming weeks from the Jamaica Exporters' Association (JEA) through its Training of Farmers Project, which will provide business...

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

NTHE EDITOR, Sir:It is said that prevention is better than cure, and letting good sense prevail can prevent serious atrocities, pain and death.

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:The country is in mourning today as yet another of our musical heroes has passed.This year has been one of reflection, and hopefully, redemption for our music and musicians. Sugar Minott ...

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Please allow me space to pay tribute to the late Gregory Isaacs who had a unique nasal style of singing, which attracted admiration from thousands of fans across the world.

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: As I write, Mr Brown by Gregory Isaacs is playing on my stereo.I was lucky enough to see him play in Liverpool a few years ago, after listening to him for 30 years.

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Below are edited excerpts from comments posted online at www.jamaica-gleaner.com by readers to yesterday's story 'PNP still uneasy over selection for commission'.SAME SHOE, DIFFERENT FOOTThe PNP has done the same thing in the past....

Published:Wednesday | October 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In your edition of October 24, there is a caption on page A2 which reads 'Sex is worship'.

Published:Tuesday | October 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Jamaica seems to have arrived at an impasse.The masses have somewhat obligingly tossed away the key to their own freedom, hence becoming prisoners of their own doing.

Published:Tuesday | October 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I do not know which government bodies are responsible for the quality assurance of fruits and produce being sold to the public; however, I am using this medium to call their attention to the practice of supermarkets and wholesalers ...

Published:Tuesday | October 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The recent death of two women on the Spanish Town Road in a motor vehicle accident highlights to me something I have always grappled with: the issue of manslaughter and accidents. I happened to be in a taxi driving along the area shortly...

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