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Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:09 AM

It is often said that ‘nothing worth having comes easy’. And no one understands that better than Samira Gayle. After a series of financial and personal hurdles, the 20-year-old is proudly embarking on her college career at The University of the...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Theresa and Andrew Roberts have enjoyed time in the spotlight. They have been interviewed on BBC and American TV stations, with their story being carried in every major national newspaper in the United Kingdom. They have been seen in the company...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

“Not everyone will value your art,” SMKS’s PhotograpHER, Shasta-Lee Smith, told Outlook Magazine’s Beyond the Lens. Smith has been gaining traction via social media for her bold and awakening photographic statements. This week, we caught up with...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:06 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Carean Clarke believes her name adroitly represents who she is, someone who cares. The 27-year-old serves as the governor of the Caribbean District of Circle K International. It’s a duty she performs with great fondness because she knows how...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very concerned about my daughter. She is being provoked at school that she is stupid because she looks older than she is. She is seven, but already has started puberty, having breasts and armpit and pubic hair. I figured it...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:06 AM

We ask for discounts. But do we ask to pay according to the value we place on an item? VALUING STUFF The issue of value is inspired by the reports of deaths related to conflict over things – soap, phone, car, property. A major source of...

Published:Sunday | November 10, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Celebration DJ Maro Quenga presents a birthnight party called Dweet Big...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:11 AMBarbara Ellington - Contributor

Newly appointed United States Ambassador to Jamaica Donald Tapia has achieved his American Dream. Now 82, he has done it all – from sleeping on the couch in his mother’s one-bedroom, to selling newspapers or doing odd jobs and running a...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:11 AM

There are many controversial views on gender roles and norms, especially as it relates to romantic relationships. Views vary based on experience, observation, and interactions. The first episode of Hear Me Out Life Uncut, delves into the dynamics...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:11 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very shocked and embarrassed, and so would like your help. The easiest way to say this is that I am pregnant with worms. I kept having itching to my bottom and thought it was piles, but one night on the toilet I scratched and felt...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:10 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

When Portraiture photographer Renée Patrick decided to pursue a career in the image industry, she needed a name that would stand out and represent the real meaning behind her pictured mission. She ran with ‘What a Difference Fotographi’, which...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:09 AMDerrick Scott - Contributor

Numbering more than 500 altogether, friends of Jamaica and Jamaicans turned out for the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) 2019 Hummingbird Gala at Cipriani in Manhattan, New York, on Friday October 25, to celebrate the honourees, Usain Bolt and...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:09 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Owen Glave is changing the face of auditing, consulting, and project management in the food and beverage industry. He’s not a chef, but he owns a restaurant. However, for this quality management consultant, this is just one of his championing...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Frederick Charles Brenner III is an American who loves everything Jamaican. The food, music, and the people. He has been coming to the island intermittently from the 1990s, and some years ago, post back surgery encouraged his arrival in Jamaica to...

Published:Sunday | November 3, 2019 | 12:08 AM

GREAT … BUT! COMMON PITFALLS Doris saw the opportunity and identified a solution. She cleared hurdles to develop a working version. However, thoughts about enhancements and variations distracted her from securing a strong foothold in the market....

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:09 AM

Growing up Jamaican, ‘hold yuh own’ and ‘tough it out’ most definitely were a part of my everyday mantra. As Jamaicans, we have embedded in us an independence and pride that takes ourselves through many hardships, BUT, it is this spirit of self-...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Chairman and President of Portland Holdings Inc Michael Lee-Chin delivered an inspiring speech to the Guardian Life Limited Jamaica members of staff at their special sales meeting recently. The Rocksteady conference room at the AC Marriott Hotel...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:07 AM

A breath of fresh air. That’s what this dream house represents, and yes, it’s going to leave many of us dumbfounded – stunned, if you will, with its unfamiliar and unconventional shape brought to the Jamaican landscape. Aspects of its irregular...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:06 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

“Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.” What American author Scott Alexander brilliantly articulated is uniquely reflected in the professional journey of photographer Keanu Gordon. Gordon was an...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very embarrassed and need you to help fix a problem. Recently, I was told by my HR department at work that there was a complaint about my body odour being high and it was a bother to staff and I should get it looked at. I don’t...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:05 AMRocheda Bartley - Gleaner Writer

Some of us are born creatives, while others have to hone skills and develop their craft. Krystal Moulton falls among the latter. She never considered trying her hands at anything until she was strapped for cash and yearned to get her boyfriend a...

Published:Sunday | October 27, 2019 | 12:05 AM

As we work to guide middle-management teams to high performance, they consistently point to dysfunction at the senior levels of leadership. Unfortunately, my patience has run dry. Consequently, I confront mid-tier leaders with the charge to learn...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Q Dear Doc, I would like to know what exactly is alternative medicine? My friend told me I must try that to treat my heavy period, but I don’t trust all them bush things that can give me cancer. Do you think it is safe? A Very...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:06 AMKrysta Anderson - Gleaner Writer

Celebratory moments frozen to perfection. Pure joy personified. Bringing ‘wander’ into focus is the MoBay Jipsie, Alexandra Bullock-Parkin. Her photographic journey began in her pre-pubescent years. “I was about 12 when my mother gave me an...

Published:Sunday | October 20, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Called the eighth wonder of the world, the extravagant monolith in the very populated neighbourhood of Belair in Los Angeles, California, was recently America’s priciest home at US$250 million. One of the largest and most famous houses, also in...

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