Category: Culture

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News Desk5 months

IN MEMORY OF DR. DAVID BOXER, O.J. (1946-2017)

The National Gallery of Jamaica has received the sad news of the passing of Dr. David Boxer, O.J., one of ...

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editor8 months

What culture are we promoting?

THINKING MY THOUGHTS…The concept of celebrating a JAMAICA DAY is a good one but are we really convinced of its ...

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News Desk8 months

The Quest is On for Miss Jamaica Festival Queen 2017

The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) is currently on an island-wide hunt for empowered young women that fit the criteria ...

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News Desk8 months

Greater Portmore Baptist Church kicks off 20th Anniversary Celebrations

The Greater Portmore Baptist Church (GPBC) in St. Catherine will officially launch its 20th anniversary celebrations, with a thanksgiving service ...

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News Desk8 months

Minister Bartlett Lauds Jimmy Cliff on Receiving IRIE FM Lifetime Achievement Award

Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett has lauded legendary musician and actor, Jimmy Cliff (Mr. James Ezekiel Chambers, OM) for his ...

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News Desk8 months

Creative Writing Exhibition Tours Central Jamaica

The award-winning pieces of the 2016 Jamaica Creative Writing Competition which are currently being showcased in the competition’s annual island-wide ...

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News Desk8 months

JCDC Children’s Gospel Song elimination round begins today

The Jamaica Children’s Gospel Song Competition is moving into its elimination round, with four regional eliminations slated to be held ...

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News Desk9 months

Stop hiding Dean Jones – PNP St. Thomas Councillors

The Caucus of PNP Councillors in the St. Thomas Parish Council are calling on Councillor for the Yallahs Division, Dean ...

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News Desk9 months

Chinese-Jamaican documentary premiers at Carib

“The Bonds of Promised Land”, a documentary feature on the history of the Chinese in Jamaica will have a premiere ...

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editor9 months

Mamma’s Garden: Iron-cross begonia

In Mamma’s Gardens the plant featured is something that is familiar to many, but tricky to maintain. Only the gifted ...