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Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Earlier this week, the University of the West Indies Guild of Students in association with the United Student Movement of Northern Caribbean University and the University of Technology's...

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:When dealing with government agencies and utility companies, one often expects to encounter inefficiency and poor customer service.

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I write regarding the recent flood rains and the adverse road conditions for accessing Kingston, the capital city.Having driven from Mandeville to Ferry on Thursday, September 30, during the rains in an hour and a quarter, a distance of...

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Around midday Thursday, October 7, I boarded a JUTC bus from Christian Pen to Half-Way Tree.

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Below are edited excerpts from comments posted online at www.jamaica-gleaner.com by readers to yesterday's stories, 'Business boom for Montego Bay' and 'Jamaican sprinter Lerone Clarke strikes gold at Commonwealth Games.

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Politics in Jamaica is a very funny thing, as it is based more on personalities and emotions and less on issues.

Published:Saturday | October 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Karl Samuda should stick to his previous decision not to contest for the post of general secretary at the Jamaica Labour Party's (JLP) next party conference.

Published:Friday | October 8, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Now that we have seen the devastation to our entire road network and social infrastructure by the rains associated with Tropical Storm Nicole, I hereby offer the following unsolicited suggestions...

Published:Friday | October 8, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I am of the opinion that many of us Jamaicans do not pay close attention to 'image' in selecting candidates for political office.

Published:Friday | October 8, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I recently visited Jamaica and attended the Mystic Mountain Park Moonlight Concert, with Gramps Morgan of Morgan Heritage, Tarrus Riley and Dean Fraser.The evening's event began at precisely 8 p.m.

Published:Friday | October 8, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Fast on the heels of the revelations about Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, the People's National Party again went on the attack over the Jamaica Development Infrastructure Programme.

Published:Friday | October 8, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I write in response to a letter captioned 'Thanks, but no thanks to the Registrar of Gaffes and Delays!' published in The Gleaner on October 4, where Mr Omar Tomlinson responded to a letter of apology written by the Registrar General's...

Published:Thursday | October 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: People have the right to run businesses but the community in which they set up also has the right to quiet and to be able to rest at night.

Published:Thursday | October 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: This is a copy of a letter sent to the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Jennifer Griffiths, which I would like you to publish. Dear Mrs Griffiths,I am a 59-year-old Jamaican with dual citizenship who has lived in the United...

Published:Thursday | October 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: We take this opportunity to reassure our customers and all Jamaica that Scotiabank does not tolerate the taking or offering of bribes at any level in our organisation.

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I AM compelled to write concerning the excellent care that my mother received while admitted to the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) during the period September 18-24, 2010.

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:IT IS by no means sentimental or pessimistic when one suggests that we are a nation in trouble.

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I took note of the editorial in your October 4 edition, but I think it contains a glaring contradiction:"In the circumstances, the critical priority...

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I FEEL compelled to write you this letter because of what I see to be a real problem that is seeping into every facet of Jamaican life.

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I COULD not help hearing a recent interview with the mayor of Kingston regarding the collapse of a retaining wall in Norbrook, St Andrew, resulting in the demise of three workers.

Published:Wednesday | October 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I HAVE to wonder if anything good can come out of McDonald Lane in southwest St Andrew...

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: As a nation, we only seem to be concerned with the state of our infrastructure as a knee-jerk response to damage and inconvenience to the general public...

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: It is said Jamaica ranks second, after Japan, with the highest density of road network in the world.

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:The recent thrust and urgency of the Ministry of Education regarding literacy development is long overdue and necessary.

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:The article 'Beliefs, myths & mind control' by Gordon Robinson (October 3) is one of the best articles I have read in your newspaper.

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