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Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Over the years of writing this Dream House feature, I have only twice had to resort to a follow-up article on any of the houses presented. You may well wonder why. Once in a rare while, a house comes along without warning, that unabashedly blows...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:09 AMKeisha Hill -

Outlook Writer Medicine and the arts make a rather unusual combination, but for photography enthusiast Dr Sherard Little, anyone can become a great photographer with a bit of patience and practice. Photography, he says, helps to cultivate your...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:08 AM

KEEP INFORMED Information is key so keep up with the latest on COVID-19 by watching local and international news. EXERCISE Being inside is no excuse to become lazy. If you even just use a skipping rope, stay active. BOARD GAMES Put the computer...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:08 AMJanet Silvera -

Although her hands are a little shaky and her hearing slightly impaired, her memory is 100 per cent intact, 100 years after her birth. With precision, centenarian Rhoda Johnson took her blood pressure medication from the hands of...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Today, we begin a series dubbed ‘Investing in Local Start-ups – the Second $150m’, introducing six new founders and sharing a part of their entrepreneurial journey, facilitated by FirstAngelsJA, Jamaica’s first angel investor network. Averell...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:07 AM

A good furniture placement is the foundation to an efficient and comfortable room design. There are certain principles which work well and which lead to a practical and aesthetically pleasing room décor. It is best to start with a floor plan, using...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:06 AM

“Making a plan and taking the right actions to achieve it is important to your success. Ensure to equip yourself with the knowledge and requisite skills of your chosen career path because you are not just competing with Jamaicans; we exist in a...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:06 AM

The coronavirus and COVID-19 are the centre of attention globally. I felt inspired to reflect on how the main behavioural classifications in our DISCerning communication framework will respond, and the implications. ‘D’ STYLE (Dominance,...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Q I read your article about ringing in the ears, and I got concerned. I don’t have the ringing, but I have pain in my ears and I have difficulty hearing. My ears feel like something is growing in them and filling them up. I tried cleaning them with...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2020 | 12:05 AMVanessa James -

When Jamaican reggae superstar Shaggy sang Strength of a Woman, he was speaking about the resilience of the fairer sex, especially when faced with numerous obstacles which she frequently overcomes with a smile. Shaggy could well...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:12 AMAlbert Ferguson - Outlook Writer

As the world paused to celebrate International Women’s Day, Sarah’s Children launched the RJRGleaner Communications Group Jamaican Women of Distinction souvenir book: Jamaican Women of Distinction and Pearls of the West under one roof at their...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:12 AMDania Beckford - Contributor

As I scrolled through my Instagram feed, I read a post that I wanted to like at least three times. It said, ‘Adulthood is like looking both ways before you cross the street and then getting hit by an airplane’. Then I quickly reminisced on my years...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Foodie fun Enjoy Saucy – cake sale and after-party – held at 17 New Signal Drive, off Headly Avenue, on Friday, March 20. Cost: $700 for cake, $300 for pizza. Rave Check out Road Side Rave at Cherry’s Restaurant, Kinkead Square, Southfield, St...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:08 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

Life is made up of experiences, some of which shape the person you become. Simply put, these experiences make or break you. There are those among us who have had to live through some of the most horrendous encounters but, fortunately, have come...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:07 AM

From an exciting business seminar, to a large MSME exhibition area, to the industry showcase and other areas, the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Expo 2020, did indeed ‘drive success through enterprise’ last weekend. Micro-businesses...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Q I have a concern and wanted to ask why my wife’s vagina is now dry when we have sex. I am wondering if she no longer wants me because it was not that way before. Is there anything I can do to help her get it back to how it was before? A I am not...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:07 AM

The stakes are high. The corrosive, debilitating and costly effects of unforgiveness must be reversed as a matter of urgency. This societal disease needs to be addressed frontally and no longer passed off as being ‘a natural part of human nature’....

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2020 | 12:05 AM

He was born in Christiana, Manchester, and left Jamaica at the tender age of 11. In the fullness of time, he toiled incessantly, moving up the proverbial ladder, thereafter reaching the pinnacle of his career – vice-president and officer of a...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Foodie fun Enjoy Saucy – cake sale and after-party – held at 17 New Signal Drive, off Headly Avenue, on Friday, March 20. Cost: $700 for cake, $300 for pizza. Rave Check out Road Side Rave at Cherry’s Restaurant, Kinkead Square, Southfield, St...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:08 AMJanet Silvera - Outlook Writer

It was supposed to be a surprise party, up to one year ago, but Newton Rodney’s daughters knew they couldn’t trust their father not to go to work and miss his own celebration. The 70-year-old business tycoon, who operates Mobile Welding and...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:07 AMPetrina Francis Taylor - Outlook Writer

Allison Philbert has been operating in the male-dominated field of engineering/telecommunications for the better part of 20 years, and she would have it no other way. In fact, Philbert, who is the chief executive officer of telecommunications giant...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Anna and June are technically teammates. However, not in reality. The situation is so bad that Anna waits until June leaves her workstation to place a note on her desk instead of communicating directly with her. Unforgiveness – The Performance...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:06 AM

If ever there was a house that made you stop and take a second and third admiring look, it would be without question, this one. Thumbs up to a hell of an inspiring design that successfully combines clean, modernistic lines with traditional...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:06 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

‘W ho run the world? Girls!’ At least that’s the case in Jamaica, where it is reported that the island has the largest proportion of women in managerial positions compared to the rest of the world. And as of February 1, 2020, Meila McKitty Plummer...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Q I am concerned because lately, I keep hearing a ringing in my ears. It is so severe that I have to stick my finger in and shake it; and I know that it’s more than just people chatting me. Some persons have even told me that it’s a duppy trying to...

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