You would have had to be blind not to see the neon sign proclaiming the 4G wireless Internet experience that leading telecoms provider Digicel had in store at its launch held at Hope Gardens, St Andrew, Saturday, August 21.
It was 34-year-old Denton Kent, a bartender at Sandals Negril Beach Resort and Spa, who earned the distinction of having prepared the best Bacardi Mojito in Caribbean Producers Jamaica's (CPJ) 2010 Bacardi Mojito Competition on Sunday.
The following are excerpts from the story 'New envoy aims to stem fallout from Jamaica's drug debacle' by Larry Luxner, published in August 2010 edition of The Washington Diplomat.Barely six hours after Jamaica's new envoy, Audrey Marks, sat down with...
WESTERN BUREAU: The Soul Train invitation said, 'Darrell Burgess turned 30 - 'Wink, wink'', but those who know the man knows he passed that number years ago. But it wasn't about Burgess' age at his birthday party last...
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Q.Doctor, I would be grateful for your professional advice about this situation between my husband and I. We are both in our early 30s, and we got married about 14 years ago, while we were at university.
WESTERN BUREAU: As the evening sun was sinking low, the clock was showing that it was almost time for well-wishers to start their journey back home, but not before they embraced Eva May Wright (Miss Eva), who was celebrating her 90th birthday.
WESTERN BUREAU:Hosted on the beach of the celebrated Palmyra Resort and Spa, Clear Concept's Vertigo All-White affair on Sunday, August 8 offered the atmosphere of an outdoor barbecue and South Beach glam.A member of...
"One is easily fooled by that which one loves."- Jean Baptiste Poquelin MolièreWe know that when someone lies, he or she will present information in a way to make the other person believe that the information is true.
It's definitely the season of the beautiful people, and naturally, with beautiful people come beautiful parties. One such party was hosted by European Union diplomat, Alex Dropinski and his wife, Dr Saphire Longmore, at their Stony Hill residence on July 24.
Across the island, people celebrated Independence Day in various ways. Over on the eastern side of the Corporate Area, residents of Harbour View had another reason to pop the champagne as they had a flag-raising and awards ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of their community.
It was 26 years ago, on August 11, when Marilyn Mothersille, then a schoolteacher, and Garnet Richards, a minister of religion, met in the parish of St Mary. Their love for God brought them together at a church function. The two became one in 1984.
What began some eight years ago as a friendship blossomed into a loving relationship that culminated in marriage on Saturday, August 7. It was a beautiful wedding that symbolised a union built on faith and trust.
Matriarch of the Charles clan, Merita Charles, is 100, and to celebrate the memorable milestone, her son, Labour Minister Pearnel Charles, led the family in hosting a party for her last Sunday at his St Andrew residence.Some 150 guests...
The American Friends of Jamaica Inc (AFJ) teamed up with the St George's Society of New York - a British charitable organisation established to assist elderly and disabled residents of British and Commonwealth heritage in the New York area - at a fabulous summer garden party to raise much needed funds recently.
Whether your spouse is sent off to war in Iraq or a new job position in another part of the country or world, long-distance relationships can survive the gulf created by miles and oceans if couples work hard at keeping the union alive.
The sign at the front of the room said 'Farewell and Thanks', words reserved for one hard-working woman. Departing Trinidad and Tobago High Commissioner Yvonne Gittens-Joseph threw a little send-off of her own on Thursday, July 29 at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel.
He first spotted her on the golf course in his homeland, Trinidad, in 2006. By the time he was ready to speak to her, she had disappeared. A couple of months later, he saw her again, and almost the same thing happened.