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Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:12 AMJanet Silvera - Senior Outlook Writer

WESTERN BUREAU: Couples San Souci’s 14th anniversary celebrations was a night for which the entire reggae music industry would have been proud. The hundreds of Rastafarian flags and banners that were hoisted on the grounds of the Ocho Rios-based...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:11 AM

She was 18 years old, born in the 1940s and schooled at Hampton. Her first job was in an advertising agency, and it was here that fiery feelings would be ignited when she met account executive Perry Henzell (who would later famously direct and...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:09 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

Just outside of the town of Ocho Rios, St Ann, at Prospect Plantation, a world of adventure and unforgettable experience awaits, courtesy of Yaaman Adventure Park. With activities that cater to people of all ages, the hours in a day will pass by...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:08 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams ...” – Oprah Winfrey At 29 years old, Dwania Duhaney is living the life she dreamed of as a young girl; the same dream which was being manifested in her love for writing. Now...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Fine Dining Enjoy Steak and Seafood Poolside Buffet at Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel, Waterloo Road, on Wednesday, January 29, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Cost: US$46 per person (10 per cent GCT and 10 per cent service charge). To reserve, call 876-926-...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Q I always knew men were hard to please, but there is something that I really want to know for myself so I can tell them when they are talking foolishness. I have had men complain that I am too tight, and use that as a reason to not...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:06 AM

New year. New dates. What else will be new in your life? Some of us have become stuck in a rut. For others, 2020 brings fear and dread. Unpleasant realities threaten. Still others are bursting with excitement as they look forward to new...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:06 AM

In an industry characterised by frequent inconveniences and a lack of innovation, Canopy Insurance Limited comes as the proverbial breath of fresh air. The new group health and life insurance start-up, backed by two of Jamaica’s most trusted...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:05 AMKeisha Hill - Outlook Writer

T he road to your dreams isn’t always easy to navigate. It is sometimes dotted with mountains to climb, obstacles to overcome, and hard, mind-numbing times that will make you feel like quitting. However, for photographer Gerald Gordon, anything...

Published:Sunday | January 26, 2020 | 12:05 AM

For most people, Christmas has come and gone. Not so for the girls and house mothers of Yadel Girls’ Home in Old Harbour, for whom ‘Christmas’ comes at least four times per year. Hosts of Hear Me Out Life Uncut, a Youtube show, partnered...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:26 AM

Dance Check out Dance Fyah's folk session at 25 West Street, downtown Kingston, on Thursday, January 23 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost: $500. For more info: dancefyah@gmail.com or 876-414-2078 Friday Fun Fri-nally at Mango Tree returns for 2020, on...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:23 AMJanet Silvera - Senior Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU: A Jamaican country girl whose father died when she was only about six years old, and whose mother taught her “to whom much is given, much is expected”, was named Developmental Queen Mother of the Central Region of Ghana for her...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:21 AMKeisha Hill - Senior Gleaner Writer

Click! Click! Snap! For the average person, photography might seem very easy. Well, it can be if you just take photographs for a hobby. But for acclaimed Jamaican photographer Donnette Zacca, photography is her life. In her own words, she is...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:18 AMKeisha Hill

A lifetime wouldn’t be long enough to take in everything Kingston has to offer, with the city’s must-see attractions spanning historical buildings, music venues, architecture, restaurants and museums. Kingston is the...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Q I started the gym this year, and it was suggested by the gym trainer that I try this new diet, some temporary fasting thing. I have my reservations about these new diet because the last time I tried one – the keto diet – I was a mess. My bowel...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Words alone cannot adequately convey all the emotions rushing through you at your first introduction to this dream house. It courageously and confidently, with all intent and appearances, radically challenges the orthodox look and feel of Jamaica’s...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:08 AMVanessa James - Gleaner Writer

“You are already a part of such a small set of people who hold a vast amount of responsibility, not only to themselves, because most artists heal themselves while healing others through the work they are doing, but to their society and culture at...

Published:Sunday | January 19, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Look at these two approaches and see which one is closer to your views. We use a highly provocative series of interactive exercises at the onset of our work with teams and in our leadership coaching programmes. The exercises challenge deeply...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:10 AMJanet Silvera - Senior Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU: Ward’s Power Tools’ Howard and Veronica Ward hosted more than 200 guests at their annual staff party, securing a night called ‘Unforgettable’ with the likes of musical icon Agent Sasco and saxophonist extraordinaire Fitzroy ‘Saxie’...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:10 AMVanessa James - Gleaner Writer

Jessica Morris is putting a twist to make-up. While other persons her age are making tutorials about what product is best for contouring and toning, she is exploring how to make a wound look realistic to the minutest detail. As a self-taught,...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Once you discover your why in life, there’s no turning back. For Derron Wright, finding ‘D Wright Focus’ was easy after unearthing his artistic side in photography. Creativity was the order of the day for Wright, who told Beyond the Lens that he...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:07 AMKareem LaTouche

Located in Runaway Bay, Jewel Paradise Cove has always prided itself on a different type of hotel. For starters, the 225-room property offers a menu that promotes healthy eating and has 10 fit-training stations on the premises. “Jewel Paradise...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:06 AM

This historic great house has been regrettably lost to time. It no longer exists – reduced to mostly rubble and distant memory. Known as Edinburgh Castle, its past weaves a frightening story of complete horror visited upon it by its diabolical...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Emotional intelligence, social intelligence and people skills are concepts that are being bandied about and are deemed to be essential ingredients of success. When colleagues describe their latest conflict, they often point out that the root cause...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Q Dear Doc, I went to a new nail shop to do my holiday nails because I wanted a nice design and they were having a sale. Everything was good and my nails were cute. However, the polish has stripped and my nails now look ‘funny’. The entire area...

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