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Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:08 AM

The 11th annual CUMI 10K and 5K Run/Walk, held recently at the Tryall Club in Sandy Bay, Hanover, saw the west coming together to raise money for the day-to-day operations of the Committee for the Upliftment of the Mentally Ill (CUMI), located in...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Portrait, landscape and wildlife. What once functioned as ‘natural’ hobbies for Dshawne Edwards progressed into a flourishing career as a photographer. He told Beyond The Lens recently that his curiosity within the field piqued after seeing...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Jamaicans are always pioneering and enterprising. When three attorneys-at-law, one intellectual property research specialist, one sales and planning expert, two media/marketing specialists, a project manager, and a sport management official get...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:06 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

It’s the season of intense excitement, merriment and fishing. The 56th Port Antonio International Marlin Tournament is well under way. Organised by the Sir Henry Morgan Angling Association in Portland, the week-long thrilling tournament kicked...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Let’s retract the curtain of unawareness as we seek to enlighten on aspects of dream house architecture in Jamaica. To commence, I have never witnessed a beautiful house without a beautiful garden! Landscape architect James E. Voss, member of the...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:05 AM

A recent news item indicated that two brothers lost their heads – one figuratively and the other literally at the hands of his machete-wielding brother. As I waited to share insights at a school devotion, an angry student recited the level of...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Q Dear Doc, I was having a discussion with my partner about us getting older and needing to get healthier and doing more exercise, and he said we could have more sex instead. Now, I know men will say and do anything to get more sex, but I was...

Published:Sunday | September 29, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Spelling Bee The 2019 Parish Finals of The Gleaner's Children's Own Spelling Bee rolls into St Catherine on Wednesday, October 2, at the Church of the Open Bible, Twickenham Park from 10 a.m., to 3 p.m. Go out and cheer on the spellers. Drink Up...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:13 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Twenty-four-year-old Jamie Thompson spent his younger days not being sure of what career path to take, but being pretty good at the sciences and using his hands to create, life would have it that he is now a radiographer and the creative mind and...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:12 AMJanet Silvera - Gleaner Writer

Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) pulled out all the stops at its annual staff awards, which was also a celebration of the company’s 25th anniversary. Over 500 team members and specially invited guests attended the event, held at the historic...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:11 AM

Architecture’s very being revolves around people and the lives they live. Their homes tell the story of who they are, their past, and even their hopes and dreams. I now introduce you to Faith Downie, an ambitious Jamaican who spent 20 long years...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:10 AM

The Zedoj Red Ties and Stilettos (RTS) Weekend is happening again for the third time on September 27-29 at the Moon Palace in Ocho Rios. Here, RTS CEO and event planner Jodianne Murdock, shares her insights on the upcoming weekend aimed at...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:10 AM

The Commissioner of Correctional Services was a participant in one of our Success with People learning and coaching experiences. He indicated to me that he was being second-guessed and challenged by his second-in-command at every turn. He was...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:06 AM

From sleepless nights to making tough decisions about finances, every parent knows the level of sacrifice and perseverance that parenthood demands. With a 17-year-old and 11-year-old twins, Nicole Prawl is all too familiar with the degree of...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Q Dear Doc, my feet keep swelling. It does not happen all the time, but very often. It was first shown to me by my nail technician when she was doing my toes, and every time I go to her, she points it out. She is now saying that I could have heart...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:06 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

What if Jamaica had it’s very own Amazon? This is what guided Bancroft Wilson, an information technology specialist, to make a full commitment in crossing over from employee to employer. So, he thought of Wilson’s List, an e-commerce website that...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:05 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

E xchanging of vows, a lustful kiss, the first dance, and a happily ever after. Creating moments and memories for that life-changing journey leading to one significant day is really amazing. Pair with that the ability to click, flash and capture...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:09 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

With years of experience in the business, Joel Laing and Juliet Morgan head world-class Jamaican brand, Shoan’s Collections. It all started when Morgan had a clothing store some years ago and would repurpose items that weren’t being sold as...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Who would have thought helping out as an assistant on a shoot would pave the way for a thriving career in the field of photography? Leo Hudson sure didn’t. He actually wanted to become a mathematics teacher. But in a recent interview with Beyond...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:07 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

There’s a new and exciting play in the job-seeking game. It’s one you’ll absolutely appreciate. It’s called Sabu. Insightful, revolutionary and fitting, are just a few words to describe this innovative concept of creating a pool of substitute...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very upset! I took my child to preschool (nursery) for the first time last week. She was always a healthy child, has never been sick, and now she keeps coughing with a cold, and having runny nose, and it doesn’t seem to be getting...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:06 AMTrevor E.S. Smith - Contributor

Time is arguably our most valuable resource. Given time, other resources can be acquired or replaced. Traditional approaches to time management training fail to pay sufficient attention to team time management. Even a quick reflection will...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:06 AM

There was a time in the not-too-distant past when a place known as Bonnie View Hotel commanded the most staggering views that Portland paraded. But, alas! This former grande dame of hospitality has been alarmingly unsightly for some years now, in...

Published:Sunday | September 15, 2019 | 12:05 AMKareem LaTouche, Naomi Redway

Many persons think a lot of money is needed to enjoy themselves in Jamaica and that is not necessarily the case. Attractions like Holywell which only charges $100 per adult to enter the park, is always a great getaway. Now, with a commute via...

Published:Sunday | September 8, 2019 | 12:08 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Bringing something totally different to the Jamaican scene is usually greeted with much speculation but, meet 25-year-old creative, Ali McNally, who has a passion for the arts which led to him breaking barriers in the Jamaican fashion industry....

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