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Published:Tuesday | June 16, 2020 | 12:13 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica, which opened its doors as Life of Jamaica in 1970, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, starting June 1, 2020. As part of the observance, the company has been saying thank you to clients and stakeholders through a...

Published:Friday | June 12, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Community bars play a key role in the lives of the everyday Jamaicans whom they serve. Not only do they act as grounds for ‘therapy sessions’, economic activity, and overall community bonding, but they are central points of joy and ‘good vibes’ for...

Published:Thursday | June 11, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Local ganja company, Itopia Life, commenced the ‘Get Growing’! campaign. It is an initiative that encourages the public to grow their own food and medicine from scraps and seeds as a sustainable, healthy living practice. It was launched on Labour...

Published:Wednesday | June 10, 2020 | 1:04 PM

Sagicor Bank Jamaica last Friday partnered with the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, the Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology, and the Rural Agricultural Development Authority in the first staging of a cashless...

Published:Tuesday | June 9, 2020 | 12:26 AM

Digicel Unplugged saw 30,000 viewers tuning in for an electrifying dancehall edition, featuring Konshens, Teejay, and Kemar Highcon last Sunday. The D’Music-powered event kicked off with a vibrant set from ‘Sauce Boss’ Kemar Highcon. The official...

Published:Friday | June 5, 2020 | 12:24 AM

Corporate companies have been stepping up in a big way to assist persons who have been impacted by COVID-19. J. Wray...

Published:Thursday | June 4, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica celebrated its 50th anniversary on Monday, June 1. Founded on the legacy of Life of Jamaica, which was the brainchild of the Honourable R. Danny Williams, the financial conglomerate gifted clients celebrating their 50th...

Published:Wednesday | June 3, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Magnum gives back. Dancehall artistes Ding Dong and Spice, with the support of corporate sponsors Magnum Tonic Wine and Grace Foods, were able to assist more than 500 residents of Nannyville Gardens in Kingston and Old Braeton in Portmore, St Catherine. The residents...

Published:Tuesday | June 2, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Providing the ultimate in luxury and relaxation despite COVID-19, Adam and Eve Day Spa officially opened its doors to excited clients. While adhering to the proper protocols and restrictions to keep clients safe, the wellness experts catered to spa...

Published:Friday | May 29, 2020 | 12:19 AM

Scenes of nature and a taste of sweet culture. Lifestyle photographer Nicolina Diabo enjoys clicking away behind the scenes, but sometimes she goes vogue for other local talents, stepping into flashing focus. Here’s your sassy dose of Something...

Published:Thursday | May 28, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Scores of volunteers from Digicel's parent company and its foundation, and the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC), turned out to disinfect and spruce up the marketplace which was reconstructed by Digicel in 2010. CEO of the...

Published:Wednesday | May 27, 2020 | 12:00 AM

If there was anything good that came out of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is the showcase of service and social responsibility. Persons have been reaching out in their own way to help those in need. In the spirit of giving, Dr Phillip Coombs, also...

Published:Tuesday | May 26, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Online audiences were in for a bellyful of laughter last Saturday when they tuned into Ity’s newest comedy series ‘Laugh Online’. Streaming via Ity’s Instagram account and the Ity and Fancy Cat Facebook page, thousands of viewers were treated to...

Published:Friday | May 22, 2020 | 12:00 AM

In the spirit of Child Month, here’s your ‘mommy and me’ dose of Something Extra. Mothers shared how they handle the issue of self-esteem with their daughters.

Published:Thursday | May 21, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sunday Live, powered by Sagicor, had a powerhouse set of performances, featuring recording artistes Duane Stephenson, Chevaughn, Sherieta and Mackeehan. The concert, which is streamed online, continues to entertain thousands of viewers online, as...

Published:Wednesday | May 20, 2020 | 12:23 AM

A masked team from the Supreme Ventures Foundation (SVF), while maintaining physical distancing, presented gifts to the house mothers in children’s home in the Corporate Area. It was a four-day activation that saw almost 80 house mothers receiving...

Published:Tuesday | May 19, 2020 | 3:44 AM

To the delight of the thousands of fans who tuned in on Instagram and Facebook, comedic duo and actors Ity and Fancy Cat recently launched its online comedy series – ‘Laugh Online’. With online becoming the new way for patrons to consume...

Published:Friday | May 15, 2020 | 12:00 AM

It was an emoji-filled Mother’s Day edition of the Digicel Unplugged virtual concert when reggae legend, Freddie McGregor, and new sensation, Sevana, took the virtual audience on a musical journey with moms on board. The event was made even more...

Published:Thursday | May 14, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Mother’s Day 2020 would have seen many celebrating the grand occasion in suave and sassy hues of yellow at the second staging of The Lawn. Since coronavirus stood in the way of those major plans, Something Extra #TBT edition is honouring the...

Published:Wednesday | May 13, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sunday, May 10 was celebrated as Mother’s Day in most parts of the world, and mothers all over were being showered with gifts and love from their children and loved ones as a show of gratitude for all that they do as moms. Many of the usual Mother’...

Published:Tuesday | May 12, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica team members and Sagicor Foundation volunteers on Friday, May 8, surprised new moms at the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital’s maternity ward with gift baskets to congratulate and celebrate them on the birth of their newborns.

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 9:02 AM

Rate those who rate you. Yung Rolaz had this mantra in the streets, providing patrons with the ultimate party experience. Since outside is no longer a festive option, let’s celebrate flashback Friday with hot highlights from the local and...

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 8:39 AM

Our favourite Instagram feed this week is by Antiguan native Jaycie Lewis. From head to toe, @aurajae_ has been serving us looks, melanin and style all in one go, and we are 100 per cent loving it. “To be honest, I haven’t been ‘doing looks’. I’ve...

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 8:28 AM

The Sunday Live stage continues to showcase some of Jamaica’s talented musicians, and on Sunday, May 3, up-and-coming singer Yeza; and singer, drummer and percussionist Roots Percussionist took centre stage and delivered powerful performances to...

Published:Tuesday | May 5, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Before COVID-19, media personality Sapphire was bringing the heat with her birthday celebration ‘Fuego’. It’s throwback Tuesday, so let’s rewind with a ‘fêting’ dose of Something Extra.

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