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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.

Published:Friday | May 1, 2020 | 12:00 AM

On Wednesday, the world celebrated International Dance Day. So let’s join in the festivities, bringing to the stage highlights of PAH Deaf Dance Company performance showcase during Kingston Creative’s Art Walk, held earlier this year at Water Lane...

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Facebook, Instagram and Twitter were virtually set ablaze last Sunday when Koffee, Wayne Marshall, and Naomi Cowan took to the stage for the final instalment of Jamaica’s most viewed online entertainment event — the D’Music-powered ‘Digicel...

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sunday Live continues to showcase the musical prowess of some of Jamaica’s finest talent, and this past Sunday, April 26, the event featured songstress Shuga and reggae bands Earth Kry and TennShann Invasion. Now, with five episodes under its belt...

Published:Tuesday | April 28, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Dominique Roache, a Jamaican medical student living and studying in Belize, has found a new hobby since San Pedro went under complete lockdown – self-portraits. “I’ve been inside for so long, I decided to start taking pictures of myself, using...

Published:Friday | April 24, 2020 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

IF MIXOLOGY is artistry in motion, then consider the instruments as the canvas, the ingredients as the paint, and Randeen Thomas as the Pablo Picasso of his time, giving spirits new life. Some might be familiar with ‘The Big Belly Bartender’,...

Published:Friday | April 24, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Jamaican cultural ambassador Latonya Style is known for taking her passion and promoting dancehall across the world. Something Extra celebrates Flashback Friday by bringing you behind the scenes of this globetrotter’s dance workshop and tour in...

Published:Thursday | April 23, 2020 | 12:00 AM

It’s #ThrowBackThursday, and we are looking back to the days when dressing up meant more than just going from room to room. Extra went down memory lane with these hotties who are just counting down the days to go back out and slay.

Published:Wednesday | April 22, 2020 | 12:00 AM

The fourth in the series of the musical showcase Sunday Live, powered by Sagicor, was held on Sunday, April 19 at Pier One on the Waterfront and featured some of Jamaica’s top up-and-coming talents. The series, which is the brainchild of...

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