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Stories by Krysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

Published:Saturday | September 11, 2021 | 12:10 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

For many, art is meditation and freedom for personal expression. Art means peace. If Alisia Jarrett could describe art in one word, it would be alive. The entrepreneur recently reignited her first love after migrating overseas and has been painting...

Published:Saturday | September 4, 2021 | 2:24 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

Ibrahim Konteh is no stranger to helping others in need. But the author and businessman made the initiative mainstream by spearheading the Diaspora For Children Foundation. First on his agenda is to send a child in Jamaica to school. “If we can...

Published:Sunday | August 1, 2021 | 1:32 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

Artist Bonito ‘Don Dada’ Thompson has been a lover of fine art for as long as he can remember. “Growing up, I used to draw all over the house,” he recalled, as spoke of his genuine love for the art form on the final night of his successful art show...

Published:Sunday | July 18, 2021 | 12:51 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

There’s so much to be said about finding your own footing in this world. But when you’re a man like Sven Vogtland, who makes the vibrant culture of Jamaica his business, then you’re definitely a game-changer in the international entertainment...

Published:Sunday | June 20, 2021 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

They say that the father is a daughter’s first love. So if we’re going by this rubric, then Paul Reid is truly blessed to be receiving all the love that he could ever ask for and more. The fantastic father of five beautiful daughters, two sets of...

Published:Thursday | May 13, 2021 | 12:09 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

A flavour profiler with a keen knack for detail, who is driven to conquer hunger, one satisfying meal at a time — Onari Cowan is cooking up a storm. “The best part about making food is eating it. But the journey is what makes it great. Eating a...

Published:Sunday | January 17, 2021 | 12:12 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

The greatest role you will ever have in life is the one you’re meant to play. For Mitzie Pratt, she knew that it was her destiny to become an actress. Today, Pratt gives show-stopping performances as the vibrant and sassy Mimi Clarke in the drama...

Published:Sunday | November 29, 2020 | 12:07 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

54-46 That’s my Number, Pressure Drop, Funky Kingston, Bam Bam, Fever and Pomp and Pride. Those are only some of the songs embedded in the incredible mural of reggae legend, Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert, on Water Lane in downtown Kingston. The awe-...

Published:Sunday | October 11, 2020 | 12:08 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

“We don’t know how strong we are until being strong is the only choice we have.” Tara Montaque could not have imagined in her wildest nightmare that life as she knew it would change overnight. As we continue to celebrate October, we highlight...

Published:Sunday | August 23, 2020 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

Yannick Reid is no stranger to the creative industry. An established photographer, he has also been carving out a name for himself as a sought-after video director. He has directed a number of music videos, namely, Jah Is Real by Pressure Busspipe...

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