Tue | Jul 14, 2020

Social

Published:Friday | November 30, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Voluntary Organisation For The Upliftment Of Children (VOUCH) was formed in 1979 when two children's organisations, the Child Welfare Association and the Jamaica Children's Service Society, merged to form a single entity.

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2012 | 12:00 AM

After being on hiatus for over three years, designer Keneea Linton-George returns to the catwalk with her 'Lady in Red' Spring/Summer 2013 Collection...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Microsoft Jamaica recently launched Windows 8 at the Fiction Lounge where attendees got the opportunity to see up close the new Windows Reimagined - Windows 8...

Published:Tuesday | November 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

We bring you more social happenings from this past weekend as the festive season is about to begin in earnest. There was the Jamaica Institute of Management's (JIM) installation banquet, Asafa Powell hosted a birthday bash...

Published:Tuesday | November 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Robbery spree?Some people are waiting to hear the latest crime statistics, because it seems that robbery has escalated in the last few weeks...

Published:Monday | November 26, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Spanish Ambassador Celsa Nuño, on Friday, hosted a gourmet dinner courtesy of the chefs at Bahia Principe with friends and members of the media at her Norbrook home, while Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller attended the Chinese celebration to honour...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The 2012 National Commercial Bank (NCB) Nation Builder Award was presented to Canco Limited at a gala event held on Sunday, November 18, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston....

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Corporate entities and other donors have so far contributed in excess of $8 million to the Portland and Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Having accepted the legitimate role and the moral obligation to fight for and defend persons with disabilities, the Government in 2007 ratified the United Nations Convention on Persons with Disabilities, becoming the first country to do so.In another...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) handed over a cheque today to Food For The Poor to assist with post-Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts. The presentation was made by SVL's deputy chairman, Ian Kent Levy, to Andrew Mahfood, executive director, Food For The Poor....

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The inaugural CB Group UWI 5K Run/ Walk event, under the theme 'Walk Good, Run Great for education and sports development', was held on Sunday, November 18, at the University of the West Indies...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

On Saturday night The Wyndham Hotel ballroom was packed to capacity as patrons, friends and family members came out in droves to see who would emerge the winners of Pulse's highly anticipated Caribbean Model Search competition....

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Beverage Testing Institute, based in Chicago, USA, has just announced the results of its annual vodka-tasting survey. Diageo, the world's leading premium drinks business, received high ratings and accolades for its Ultra-Premium CîROC brand...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

My Dears, the Age of Sagittarius is upon us, and how! Saggis everywhere are celebrating with us on The Gleaner's Social pages. They include: Jamaican-born Canadian multi-millionaire and philanthropist Ray Chang; the iconic legal luminary Churchill Neita...

Published:Friday | November 23, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Here's to a great weekend as we wrap the social scene through our lenses for yet another week.

Published:Thursday | November 22, 2012 | 12:00 AM

What a party it was! The PM certainly knows how to throw a big one. This one wasspecial as it was held to garner funds for a most worthy cause....

Published:Thursday | November 22, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Hottest topics on the cocktail circuit...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2012 | 12:00 AM

We are already halfway through the week and many of you are still recuperating from the recently concluded foodie fare...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Hottest topics on the cocktail circuit...Three to one!...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

We continue to share Restaurant Week highlights with our ambassadors, Oliver Samuels, Danielle Crosskill, and Dr Michael Abrahams...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica hosted its 20th annual Hall of Fame Banquet and the leading ladies and gents on the Rock stepped out in stylish designer ensembles from numerous designers across the world...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Visiting the island as a guest for Select Brands for the Gleaner-sponsored Restaurant Week is South America-born, Chicago-raised Luis Torres. Here, on the island since Monday, Torres has been making his rounds hosting wine and food pairing seminars with hospital...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Past students of Montego Bay High School came together in Coral Springs, Florida for a grand reunion weekend on October 19-21.

Published:Friday | November 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The annual Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Appeal was launched on Tuesday at the Scotia Centre, downtown Kingston, with the aim of raising $12 million through donations.

Published:Friday | November 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

My daahlings, 'tis the season to be jolly or what?Dears, it's definitely the time for jollification as indeed every-which-where one goes there are parties aplenty, and then some.

Pages

Subscribe to Social