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Suzzanne Lee, owner of Bookland, with her husband, Andrew Lee. The couple say their business is a labour of love and have dipped into their savings to keep the store open during COVID-19.

“This is our calling and this is what we love to do,” says Bookland co-owner, Suzzanne Lee, adding that her business has seen better days prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, Lee and her husband have had to finance their 54-year-old store...

Ripples and waves Journey over the blue, Ride over a glass of colour Towards the unknown, Away from a home, Ripples and waves, Greet me at this start It feels so much better Than feeling pulled apart. The adventure gives a wink As I fold my...
The Christmas Eve Crisis front cover.

It was Christmas Eve – it is a time to rejoice and make merry, but on this fateful day, it was a crisis for children and adults alike because Santa and his elves had decided to go on a strike! What unfolds and how the day is saved is what The...

The eye-popping sale price of US$69 million on March 11, 2021, for a non-fungible token (NFT) created by the digital artist Beeple sent shock waves through the art world. More multimillion-dollar sales of these digital assets that exist on a...

What a time!! Another poor soul is left contemplating Whether to take his own life. So much darkness on the outside Blocking sweet dreams and peace of mind. A virus is on the rampage Creating havoc everywhere it turns. Rivalry now joins the...

Parents should teach their children what is good and what is bad, right from their childhood. They should not be satisfied merely by securing admission in a college and acquiring a degree by their children. They should ensure that their children...

A missing duke, the tomb of Thutmose IV, and Sherlock Holmes all converge in The Return of the Pharaoh, the newest instalment of Nicholas Meyer’s take on the adventures of the world-renowned detective. Meyer’s book brings readers to early 20th-...

In the first week of November, Donovan Hunter, principal at Denham Town High School, held a discussion with Rosemary Duncan, director at Buju Banton Foundation, requesting the Foundation present a workshop focusing on ‘The Importance of Mathematics...

Across Jamaica, many parents are struggling to cover the cost of sending their children to school. Adding to the difficulties, the financial assistance they would traditionally receive from educational institutions is no longer available as...
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