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Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

As the Yuletide season fast approaches, the 'dolly lady' is adding more exciting models to her Island Doll Collection. Beverley Robotham Reynolds is makinghistory again, boldly representing images of...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera

Jamaica, particularly the resort town of Negril, has captivated the hearts of Russian tourists, and is fast becoming their destination of choice.This was evidenced by some 30 Russian travel agents, who were...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am a 27-year-old woman who is in a committed relationship. Once per year I get a Pap smear done. This year I haven't done so yet. The last Pap done was okay. I've been noticing for several months now that...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Waze is the world's largest community-based traffic and navigation app which is surprisingly very accurate in Jamaica and rivals the popular Google Maps. Waze allows you to join other drivers in your area...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The United States Marine Corps Detachment at the US Embassy in Kingston celebrated the 243rd anniversary of the Marine Corps at the annual Birthday Ball on Saturday, November 3....

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Pitfall or opportunity? Blessing or punishment? Advancement orregression?Life is tricky to navigate at times. Be it at the personal, family, work or national level.We find ourselves at crossroads, and we are not clear which...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The seventh staging of the CB Group UWI 5K and Smart Eggs Kids K got off to a great start last Sunday at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona campus. The annual scholarship fundraiser had more than 1,900...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The seventh annual staging of the CB Group UWI 5K and Smart Eggs Kids K, held at UWI, Mona campus last Sunday, saw hundreds of runners and walkers coming out to give support to the university...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The late Robert Schuller once said tough times never last, but tough people do. For Dorrette Ubanks, founder and managing director of D'Nexstep Accessories, being tough was her only option, and it took a lot of...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

You may recognise him as Mr Motivator, the fitness guru who is known worldwide for his fun routines and even more memorable outfits of colourful unitards and 'Bum Bags,' but Derrick Evans was not always the...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Being alert to behavioural preferences can make a huge difference in managing conflicts. These insights will make a difference in your relationships.PLATFORMFor the uninitiated, Extended DISC on the FinxS...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The mere thought of using waste material to create handicraft and tools for daily lifestyle use may seem a difficult task, but for 13 year old Tiamoye Harding it's a hobby that quickly turned into a passion....

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Society dictates that marriage is a legal partnership where both persons have decided to enter a lifelong commitment to building as a unit. But let's say that the married couple earns a total of $200,000 a month...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Q Dear doc, I am a worried young female. I became pregnant at 13 and had a bouncing baby girl. I am now 20 and pregnant again. I was on the pill so I really didn't expect that. I am 13 weeks pregnant. Is it...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Shadai Myrie loves to create lasting memories, not only for herself, but everybody else. Just last year, she creatively transformed her affection into a profitable career venture - La Lona Art - a dynamic...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Cozi is the must-have organiser for families. It helps coordinate and communicate everyone's schedules and activities, track grocery lists, manage to do lists, plan ahead for dinner, and keep the whole family on the same page....

Published:Tuesday | November 6, 2018 | 7:58 AMKareem Latouche

Jamaica isn’t lacking scenic landscape and interesting places, especially along our coastal shore. Luna Sea Inn is one such property. Located in Bluefield in Westmoreland, it’s hard to miss the vibrant Turquoise green wall with the name...

Published:Monday | November 5, 2018 | 6:19 PMKareem Latouche

The Black River stretches 54 km, the longest river in Jamaica until it was established that Rio Minho was 92.8 km long. The name ‘Black’ stems from the darkness part of the river bed caused by the thick layer of decomposing vegetation....

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Gender roles remain stubbornly defiant in modern society, as the glass ceiling is still largely intact. Mounting a challenge to these outdated social norms is hardly an easy task, but for Barbara Thompson,...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera

Enchanted by witches brew and cobweb trees, zombies and ghosts turned out last Saturday night with two intentions in mind: making a difference in the lives of Jamaica's abandoned animals and dancing to DJ...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Q Dear Doc, I am very scared about something I was diagnosed with recently. I went to see my doctor simply because I was having problems with my period that had become irregular, and ended up finding out I have a...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE MILLENNIALS' CHALLENGE The situation calls for a dose of good sense with emotions taking a back seat.Is it wise to treat an entire generation as a homogenous group?Millennials come from diverse...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

While the freelance life commonly touts flexibility and greater earning potential, there are also financial downsides. A major one is struggling with variable income. For freelancers, it's awesome when you...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Veteran gynaecologist and obstetrician Dr Verna Brooks-McKenzie is a trailblazer in the field of women's health. With a number of accolades to celebrate her successes, she also shows unwavering...

Published:Sunday | November 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Island Child Style (ICS), the Caribbean's first dedicated runway show featuring children's collections, will produce its 2018 showing on Saturday, November 24, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel.The event, which...

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