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Published:Sunday | June 13, 2021 | 12:10 AMShereita Grizzle - Staff Reporter

Popular media personality Debbie Bissoon and her songstress sister, Rebecca ‘Becky’ Bissoon, have joined Jamaica’s growing YouTube vlogging community. But while a large number of YouTubers focus on their daily lives, the dynamic sister duo has...

Published:Friday | June 11, 2021 | 12:12 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Often, when persons think of hypnosis, they think of a scene from a movie, where it can instantaneously change someone’s behaviour. That myth is one that local hypnosis practitioner Sean Davidson, more popularly known as Sean Michaels, is working...

Published:Friday | June 11, 2021 | 12:10 AMShereita Grizzle/Staff Reporter

Fashion designer, content creator, and brand strategist Stacia Davidson is today known on the health circuit as the ‘Raw Boss’. Having started her wellness and fitness journey back in 2019 as a birthday gift to herself, the 40-year-old began her...

Published:Friday | June 11, 2021 | 12:09 AM

The Kenneth Baugh Health Centre officially opened its doors in Point Hill, St Catherine, on Wednesday. Minister of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton, along with Baugh’s widow, Vilma, and his children, Melanie Schwapp and Gregory Baugh, were...

Published:Thursday | June 10, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Victoria Mutual Pensions Management Limited kick-started its new webinar series, Future Forward, last week. The series aims to flip the script on retirement by debunking common myths and transforming the way persons plan for the future. The...

Published:Wednesday | June 9, 2021 | 12:11 AM

Television talk show host Stacy-Ann Smith recently launched her first book — a message-driven memoir titled Time Does Not Heal — with a small gathering held at a private residence in Kingston. Guests included some of the trained journalist and...

Published:Tuesday | June 8, 2021 | 12:08 AM

Sagicor Property Services hosted two open house viewings for potential clients at the company’s newest residential complex, The Azaleas, located on Seymour Avenue in Kingston. Dubbed Mimosa Mornings, potential homeowners and investors were given...

Published:Sunday | June 6, 2021 | 12:09 AMDebra Edwards - Contributor

Competition can be a dominant part of human nature, and while it can have healthy components, it can also be acrimonious and hold one back. Collaboration, however, is about people and entities advancing together, giving everyone the potential to...

Published:Friday | June 4, 2021 | 12:09 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

“It’s cold. Nights are longer. The sun does not set until after 9 p.m., and even when the sun is shining bright, the warmth of it can’t be felt. We’re talking one-degree temperatures. If the forecast says to expect rain, it is going to rain,”...

Published:Friday | June 4, 2021 | 9:06 AM

Red Stripe launched it ‘Drink...

Published:Thursday | June 3, 2021 | 12:08 AM

Iconic reggae band Third World is determined to make its audience feel good. At least, that is the aim of its latest production, Feel Good, featuring Busy Signal. The single is off the band’s 2019 Grammy-nominated album More Work To Be Done, and...

Published:Wednesday | June 2, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica’s 50th-anniversary church service was held on Sunday under the theme ‘We Give Thanks’ and proved a fitting end to the company’s year-long golden anniversary celebrations. The Jamaica Pegasus hotel ballroom was transformed into...

Published:Tuesday | June 1, 2021 | 12:07 AM

Popular choreographer, Amanyea, has stepped into the entertainment industry with more attitude than before. For her latest project, Top Girl, produced by fellow artiste Runkus, Amanyea pays homage to iconic artistes such as Erykah Badu and Missy...

Published:Sunday | May 30, 2021 | 12:10 AMKrysta Anderson - Staff Reporter

Nicola Vassell. The name which once echoed in the field of fashion is now ‘jaminating’ the art world. The Jamaica-born curator and art dealer recently opened her gallery located in Chelsea, New York, to the delight of aesthetes and dilettantes. The...

Published:Friday | May 28, 2021 | 12:14 AM

As a young man, Rickardo Dacres readily admits that he was on a dangerous path. Growing up in the community of Old Folly, in Discovery Bay, St Ann, Dacres enjoyed partying and playing dominoes with friends. He quietly dreamt of one day opening his...

Published:Friday | May 28, 2021 | 12:13 AM

There was an outpouring of love and admiration for the late former ambassador, Anthony Johnson, at yesterday’s memorial service of thanksgiving. A common thread in the tributes presented was Johnson’s patriotism and interest in rural Jamaica. The...

Published:Friday | May 28, 2021 | 12:10 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

The belief that business should never be mixed with pleasure was never one that resonated with Romaine Rhoden and Tamaya Henry. In fact, the couple set aside countless hours to create their very own production company, BashaKoncepts. During his...

Published:Thursday | May 27, 2021 | 12:17 AM

Last Thursday, just days after further reopening in New York city, former fashion model Nicola Vassell opened her very own art gallery in Chelsea. Friends, fans and art lovers stormed the creative’s doors to view work from famous photographer Ming...

Published:Wednesday | May 26, 2021 | 12:12 AM

The Pringle Home for Children celebrated this Labour Day weekend with the opening of their newly renovated kitchen. Upgrades to the facility were provided by the Digicel Foundation and its volunteers over the last two weeks, with a final coat of...

Published:Tuesday | May 25, 2021 | 12:14 AM

A handful of travel agents and tourism industry stakeholders gathered last Thursday at the AC Marriot Hotel in Kingston for the Palladium Corporate Experience. The event gave guests a glimpse into what the 1,054-room Grand Palladium Jamaica...

Published:Sunday | May 23, 2021 | 12:18 AM

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted so many parts of our lives, but as time goes on, people have found ways to cope, and re-establish some sense of normality. That includes finding ways to adapt, for example, on special calendar days such as Labour...

Published:Sunday | May 23, 2021 | 12:15 AMDebra Edwards - Contributor

The national curfew will have Jamaicans spending Labour Day at home, but with a bit of creativity and effort, you can revamp your space and make good use of the day with minor home improvements. The Sunday Gleaner spoke with experts and has...

Published:Friday | May 21, 2021 | 12:12 AM

Out with the old and in the new? Not exactly. It’s more along the lines of a change of location, with the same amazing African-inspired designs. EtAl opened bigger doors on Windsor Avenue in March, and shoppers are already loving the refreshing...

Published:Thursday | May 20, 2021 | 12:13 AM

Digicel rolled out the red carpet for customers across Jamaica as part of its first-ever global Customer Day celebration. Customer Day saw 3,500 of Digicel’s non-customer facing staff partner with 3,500 customers facing colleagues in 32 countries...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2021 | 12:12 AM

LONDON (AP): Naomi Campbell is now the mother of a baby girl. The 50-year-old British supermodel, who has Jamaican roots, announced the news Tuesday on Instagram, posting a picture of her hand holding a baby’s feet. She wrote: “A beautiful little...

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