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Published:Friday | December 4, 2020 | 12:18 AM

The Ellen Noel Art Museum in Odessa, Texas, launched its ‘Betrothed 250 Years of Wedding Fashion’ exhibition on Wednesday. The collection comes from Steven Porterfield, a textile appraiser for Antiques Roadshow and native of Midland, in the state,...

Published:Thursday | December 3, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Jamaica AIDS Support for Life held its annual candlelight vigil on Tuesday, which was recognised globally as World AIDS Day. The event, held under the theme ‘Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility’, was streamed live and paid tribute to people...

Published:Wednesday | December 2, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Kerry-Ann Aiken is blooming. The entrepreneur recently gave her floral and gift studio, KW Bloom Box, a storefront home in the Pulse complex on Trafalgar Road. Something Extra brings you the highlights from last Saturday's official opening.

Published:Tuesday | December 1, 2020 | 4:44 AM

There is no better time than now to salute those who work in the education sector. The Jamaica Teachers’ Association did just that during its annual Roll of Honour Awards last Thursday, when Nadine Molloy, principal of Ardenne High School, received...

Published:Friday | November 27, 2020 | 12:18 AM

Splashes of exciting colours cover the buildings and walls of Water Lane in downtown Kingston as a brilliant set of talented artists share stories of encouragement and empowerment as part of the Water Lane Mural Project. Art imitates life, and...

Published:Wednesday | November 25, 2020 | 12:18 AM

The annual ceremonies may be postponed until January for graduates of The University of the West Indies, Mona campus, but portraits went on as planned. Photographs were taken inside the university’s Assembly Hall, which acted as the photo centre...

Published:Tuesday | November 24, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Dr C. Everton 'Bishop T' Thomas officially launched the music video for his single, Glory to God, last Sunday on social media platform YouTube. Glory to God is said to be "an absolute celebration of God’s goodness as a wonderful counsellor" and...

Published:Friday | November 20, 2020 | 12:09 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

The second Phillip Fung’s website loads, the eyes are greeted with a colourful palette of the artist’s paintings, inspiring the release of endorphins that immediately provoke a smile. Telling Phil, as he prefers to be called, that this is the...

Published:Friday | November 20, 2020 | 12:08 AMKareem LaTouche/Gleaner Writer

Located along the coastal road of Portland, several minutes after exiting St Thomas, is Sea Cliff Resort, which is owned and operated by Errol Hanna. Its unique entrance, built from bamboo, is hard to miss whichever direction you are coming from...

Published:Friday | November 20, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Pulse superstar Alicia Burke is the toast of new luxury magazine, DuJour. Burke is dapper in a full range of looks that are a delight for leather lovers in the glossy’s October publication. Both a print and online magazine, the exclusive DuJour...

Published:Thursday | November 19, 2020 | 12:10 AM

‘Tis the season of pivoting and new unveils! With that in mind, Sagicor Bank rolled its new mobile banking unit into Spaldings, Clarendon, to kick-start its Bank on Wheels initiative. The mobile unit will provide a variety of banking services over...

Published:Wednesday | November 18, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Victoria Mutual (VM) renamed its Duke Street location ‘The Douglas Cover Building’ as part of its Members’ Month and 142nd anniversary celebrations. Douglas Cover is the former general manager of VM. The naming ceremony coincided fittingly with his...

Published:Tuesday | November 17, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Five exceptional nurses from the Kingston Public Hospital were on Sunday treated to a relaxing afternoon at the Adam and Eve Day Spa in Kingston by Sagicor Life and Sagicor Foundation. The health professionals were pampered from head to toe as a...

Published:Friday | November 13, 2020 | 12:18 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

Imagine seeing your favourite childhood cartoon brought back to life. Your soul sister being represented in vibrant colour. Locations and situations that you know splashed with creative interpretation. That’s the dynamic and versatile artistic...

Published:Friday | November 13, 2020 | 12:14 AM

A ‘home sweet home’ sign is perfectly perched in the garden of Kiddist Cowans, and she wouldn’t have it any other way. The plant enthusiast grew up seeing her grandparents carrying out this therapeutic activity at home. “Our yard was filled with...

Published:Friday | November 13, 2020 | 12:13 AM

In a call to the cool climes of fall, Pulse star Francine James took a fashion journey through the fields of upstate New York to produce a stunning Bohemian chic campaign for Intermix. Surrounded by nature and dressed in some of the finest fashion...

Published:Wednesday | November 11, 2020 | 12:20 AM

Mark Golding was yesterday sworn in as leader of the opposition. The St Andrew Southern member of parliament – who emerged victorious in Saturday’s People’s National Party presidential election – received his instrument of appointment in the...

Published:Tuesday | November 10, 2020 | 12:16 AM

Kimberly Dawkins, Monique Thomas, Ashanti Findley, Abigail Pinnock, Briana Russell, Liniesha Davis, Alexia Royal Eatmon, Shanique Thompson, Miqueal-Symone Williams and Samantha Williams are the finalists for this year’s Miss Universe Jamaica (MUJ...

Published:Friday | November 6, 2020 | 12:10 AMBarbara Ellington/Contributor

The ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has forced businesses worldwide to find new ways of survival. Many have had to lay off staff, introduce shift systems, cut salaries and even terminate faithful employees. While others have pivoted and...

Published:Friday | November 6, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Saint International’s Fariel Ali Khan stunned in a new global multimedia advertising campaign for Greek-based luxury brand, Sognante Swimwear. The Trinidadian beauty – who inked a contract with Saint after a chance meeting with CEO Deiwght Peters...

Published:Thursday | November 5, 2020 | 12:08 AM

From masks to bridal gowns, Tamia Carey is the queen of pivoting. The fashion designer recently introduced her Tamia Carey Bridal line, a collection of beautiful and affordable dresses for stylish brides who still want to get married during the...

Published:Wednesday | November 4, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Dr Olivene Burke, director of Mona Social Services at The University of the West Indies, was formally conferred with the prize for 2020 Laureate of the Caribbean for Public and Civic Contributions at the Anthony N Sabga Caribbean Awards for...

Published:Tuesday | November 3, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Doll producers Island Dolls Plus Collections dedicated their 2020 collection to Democratic vice-presidential candidate, Senator Kamala Harris. Island Dolls Chief Executive Officer Beverley Robotham-Reynolds says the new line of dolls aim to honour...

Published:Monday | November 2, 2020 | 12:11 AM

November 7 is decision day for the People’s Nation Party (PNP). Delegates within the 82-year-old party will head to the polls to elect their next president. On the ticket is Lisa Hanna, the four-term member of parliament (MP) for St Ann South...

Published:Monday | November 2, 2020 | 12:10 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

“Growing up, I was an artist. I used to draw every and anything. As a matter of fact, my classmates made me draw all their diagrams for science class.” These natural artistic abilities paved the way for the beauty that is KendOll’s Artistry. In...

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