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Published:Friday | October 27, 2017 | 12:10 AM

Friday, November 10, will mark the start of the 13th staging of The RJRGleaner-sponsored Restaurant Week. Last Friday, the organisers, Restaurant Week ambassadors and specially invited guests gathered at the Hard Rock CafÈ in Montego Bay, St James,...

Published:Friday | October 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

It was a grand affair for Koreans and Jamaicans at the Korean National Day reception held at the Mona Visitors' Lodge last Thursday.The threat of inclement weather could not dissuade diplomats and other specially invited guests from coming out in...

Published:Friday | October 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

It was called a celebration, and guests turned up to do just that for the life and legacy of fashion designer and stylist Dexter '3D' Pottinger last Sunday at Straun Castle, Stony Hill, in St Andrew.Family, friends, and persons inspired by his work...

Published:Friday | October 27, 2017 | 12:00 AM

In closing off the week, we bring you a round-up of some of the events that happened across the island.

Published:Thursday | October 26, 2017 | 12:14 AM

The invitation called for cheerful colours only for a fitting 3D Finale Red Carpet Gala celebrating the life of fashion designer and stylist Dexter '3D Pottinger'. Among the tears and tributes, fashion ruled the day last Sunday at Straun Castle in...

Published:Wednesday | October 25, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The Peter Tosh Museum kicked off the birthday celebrations for the legendary singer with a black-tie invitation only gala at the poolside of the Spanish Court Hotel last Thursday. We were there, and today we bring you stylish dose to get over hump...

Published:Tuesday | October 24, 2017 | 12:00 AM

1 Is this popular Kingston supermarket being cute or deceptive? They have posted a number of discounted items, but where it should indicate the original price, there is only a sign and the space is blank, then below, the supposedly discounted price...

Published:Tuesday | October 24, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The salivating has begun! The Second City played host to a gastronomic fare that was the western launch of The Gleaner-sponsored Restaurant Week at the Hard Rock CafÈ on the West End. The 13th staging of the highly anticipated calendar event takes...

Published:Monday | October 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Receiving The Order of Distinction, Commander Class (CD), definitely deserves a grand celebration and so the J. Wray...

Published:Friday | October 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

According to Krystal Chong, "action is where the magic happens," and there was a lot of magic at the launch of her Krystal TV on Tuesday night at Opa Greek Restaurant, Devon House, St Andrew.Friends and well-wishers turned out in large numbers to...

Published:Friday | October 20, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Members of corporate Jamaica who attended AMCHAM's Business and Civic Leadership Awards for Excellence at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, New Kingston, on Wednesday night probably had a hard time waking up yesterday morning. It was a mid-week party of...

Published:Friday | October 20, 2017 | 12:00 AM

It was a midweek party at the AMCHAM's Business and Civic Leadership Awards for Excellence at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on Wednesday, recognising some outstanding individuals and companies who have contributed to nation building. It was also the...

Published:Friday | October 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera

WESTERN BUREAU:There is nothing that Courtney Hamilton thinks he cannot do or that is beyond his reach.The Montego Bay-based, attorney-at-law and recipient of the Order of Distinction, Commander Class, is described as fearless by his daughter,...

Published:Thursday | October 19, 2017 | 12:00 AM

On the heels of her book -'What the hell am I suppose to do with my life?' Krystal Chong has had that question answered with the launch of Krystal TV. Designed to help others remove the roadblocks in their lives, it was launched at Opa Greek...

Published:Wednesday | October 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM

There is a new steak house in town! Continuing on its thrust as Jamaica's first gastronomic centre, on Sunday, the historic Devon House welcomed the opening of The Steak House on The Verandah. The people who really know food were out in their...

Published:Tuesday | October 17, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The National Honours and Awards service at King's House saw several distinguished guests on National Heroes Day. The fashionistas came out in their numbers, and we have a few dignified men who stood out as well. Something Extra brings you the...

Published:Monday | October 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

They say third time's the charm and that may be true for the JN Heroes in Action Run/Walk that took place at the historic Falmouth Pier in Trelawny yesterday. The fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt and the Usain Bolt Foundation were out in force...

Published:Friday | October 13, 2017 | 12:00 AM

As the changing of the guards continues in the diplomatic circle, the Diplomatic Corps last week said goodbye to Cuban Ambassador to Jamaica Bernado Guanche. His friends and colleagues gathered at the Embassy of the Dominican Republic on Hope Road...

Published:Friday | October 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The Jamaica Manufacturers' Association's (JMA) annual Awards Gala always provides a red carpet event of epic proportions. Their 49th that took place at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel last Saturday was no different.Many in attendance gave it their best...

Published:Friday | October 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera

WESTERN BUREAU:Public relations guru Noel Mignott of The PM Group in the United States knows how to throw a party, and he is also the master of putting together the right mix of invitees.On Wednesday night, the former deputy director of tourism, who...

Published:Thursday | October 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Soca, oldies, dance hall and reggae beats permeated the air as DJ Kurt Riley took hundreds of Sagicor revellers to musical heights at last Friday's Glow Party at Jewel Grande Montego Bay. Here are the highlights. See full coverage in Sunday's...

Published:Wednesday | October 11, 2017 | 12:00 AM

A host of gorgeous gowns graced the red carpet at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel for the Jamaica Manufacturers Association's 49th annual awards. Today, we bring you the highlights.

Published:Tuesday | October 10, 2017 | 12:00 AM

With a roots, rock, reggae theme and headliner the legendary Freddie McGregor, on Saturday night, Couples Negril threw a fabulous do to celebrate the resort's 19th anniversary. Our cameras were there, and today, we bring you highlights from the city...

Published:Tuesday | October 10, 2017 | 12:00 AM

1. The frozen smile that you see on her face was put there by her surgeon. So when next you see her on the social scene, please cut her some slack even when she seems to be laughing at serious matters.2. Bankruptcy is not a popular topic in Jamaica...

Published:Monday | October 9, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Couples Swept Away in Negril celebrated its final year as a teenager on Friday with an anniversary party aptly themed 'Glitz and Glamour'. Guests and locals partied the night away under the Caribbean sky. Today, we bring you the highlights.

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