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Published:Tuesday | July 16, 2019 | 12:18 AM

1It seems that policemen at some stations are shirking their duties and blaming ZOSOs for their slow response to citizens’ complaints. The commanding officers should pressure them to perform. 2Social-media trolls are doing damage to people’s...

Published:Tuesday | July 16, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Magnum Tonic Wine closed the curtains on its 2019 Xplosion Regional Stage Show Series, with an ‘Inferno’ at the Queens Park Savannah in Trinidad recently. Capping months of phenomenal performances from Dancehall’s biggest stars, Magnum Xplosion...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:11 AM

It was pure bliss as Reggae Sumfest officially got off to a great start with its Mawnin Medz beach party, held at the Tropical Bliss Beach in Montego Bay, yesterday. There was a lot to ‘Medz’ as patrons turned out ‘beach ready’, all set to indulge...

Published:Friday | July 12, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Let’s welcome the weekend on a hot note with a Friday Flashback to one of the hottest cooler fetes to ‘jam-inate’ the party scene outside of the carnival season. Something Extra brings you sizzling highlights from ‘I Love Soca Caliente’.

Published:Thursday | July 11, 2019 | 12:20 AM

The recent GraceKennedy retirement cocktail function for Michael Ranglin, held at GraceKennedy’s new head office in downtown Kingston, was one filled with high fashion and praises for the man of the hour with lots of mingling. Here are some of the...

Published:Wednesday | July 10, 2019 | 12:18 AM

It was a milestone celebration for Eleanor Sharpe, as she celebrated her 50th birthday in Bellefield, St James, recently. The occasion saw family and friends, out in elegant style, to cheer on the birthday girl. Here are the highlights.

Published:Tuesday | July 9, 2019 | 12:11 AM

It was kind of hilarious to hear residents of St Elizabeth prescribing to the police the good ol’ crime-fighting strategy of going undercover to nab criminals. It seems that the police are never aware of what is happening around them, which leads...

Published:Tuesday | July 9, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Spidey senses and tingles came alive recently at the Doritos ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ movie premiere at the Carib 5 theatre. The cocktail hour dared to impress as spider webs decorated the entrance and a number of Spider-Man hosts and hostesses...

Published:Monday | July 8, 2019 | 12:11 AM

In a bid to make new records, Usain Bolt has turned to a new set of tracks. Bolt has been ‘working, working, working’ and we saw the fruits of his labour last Thursday night when he launched ‘Olympe Rose’, Tracks...

Published:Friday | July 5, 2019 | 12:17 AM

It was a fashionable affair when guests and awardees alike attended KemTek Development and Construction Limited’s 30th anniversary banquet and staff awards at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston recently. Here are the social highlights.

Published:Thursday | July 4, 2019 | 12:14 AM

It was all about food, fanfare and frolic at Supreme Ventures’ 18th anniversary celebrations recently, one of the many top-notch events marking the gaming company’s many accomplishments over the years. With the anniversary’s theme being ‘We’re All...

Published:Wednesday | July 3, 2019 | 12:06 AM

There was much to see both on and off screen, at Gatffest’s Jamaica Film Night finale, held at the Bob Marley Museum recently, as guests turned out in simple fashion and style. Something Extra brings you the highlights.

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2019 | 12:13 AM

There are several theories being bandied about seeking to identify the sponsors of certain court action. For one thing, it seems the initiators have no ability to pay legal fees for frozen assets that cannot easily thaw. Ever notice that poor,...

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Forth of July came early, as delegates representing ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’ celebrated the independence day of the United States of America in the grand suite of the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. Ambassadors, A-listers and...

Published:Monday | July 1, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Tap, like, share! For weeks, people were encouraged to get social with several personalities. On Saturday night, the chosen were fêted on the grounds of Downsound Records headquarters. The first staging of the glitzy Reggae Sumfest Get Social...

Published:Friday | June 28, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Red Carpet events are becoming more popular among social butterflies of Jamaica. From small business launches to suave entertainment soirees, persons cannot resist putting on their evening best and finding the venue that is all laid out for them to...

Published:Thursday | June 27, 2019 | 12:25 AM

The recent Barita Investments soirée, held in Mandeville at the home of Custos and Mrs Gilbert Allen, saw members of the team coming together to mix and mingle as they enjoyed light conversation over cocktails. Here are the highlights.

Published:Wednesday | June 26, 2019 | 12:24 AM

Nigerian High Commissioner to Jamaica Janet Olisa recently hosted the CFW Welcome Reception at her Millsborough Close residence. It was a night of high fashion, colourful local and international personalities, diplomats, designers and top models...

Published:Tuesday | June 25, 2019 | 12:15 AM

1It was kind of hilarious to hear residents of St Elizabeth prescribing to the police the good ol’ crime-fighting strategy of going undercover to nab criminals. It seems that the police are never aware of what is happening around them, which leads...

Published:Tuesday | June 25, 2019 | 12:13 AM

Former Prime Minister Edward Seaga was given a hero’s farewell on Sunday at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity. Many travelled from near and far to pay their final respects to the former leader, who was deemed a great nation builder and a...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:09 AM

Hundreds turned out yesterday at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on George Headley Drive in Kingston, for the state funeral of former Prime Minister Edward Phillip George Seaga. A sea of green was a sight to behold as supporters, well-...

Published:Friday | June 21, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Fashionistas and suave men decked the lawns of The Pavilion (Hope Gardens), recently, for the first staging of Toast. In case you were missing in action, here are the social highlights.

Published:Thursday | June 20, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Over 1,900 road-race practitioners and enthusiasts came out recently, in support of the Jamaica Association of the Deaf and the Diabetes Association of Jamaica, for the 2019 Father’s Day edition of the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K,...

Published:Wednesday | June 19, 2019 | 12:05 AM

The 2019 staging of Caribbean Fashionweek featured the ‘The Best of Africa and The Caribbean’ last weekend at the new Pulse Suites at Villa Ronai. Coming on the heels of Pulse’s recent launch of its global initiative, Caribbean Fashionweek 2019 was...

Published:Tuesday | June 18, 2019 | 12:17 AM

It was quite an elegant affair recently when PLEXUS Architects and Planners celebrated its 25th anniversary in Jamaica at the Terra Nova Hotel. Dressed to impress, guests came out to have a good time, mingling the night away. Here are the social...

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