Anglican clergy perform for charity
Jamaica Observer

Four years after a sold-out performance, clergy, their family, and church workers in the Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands (Anglican) return to the stage for another Clergy in Concert today at the Karl Hendrickson...

Dill scores eight tries for perfect Bermuda
Royal Gazette

Khabir Dill scored eight tries as the Bermuda Under-13 team won their division for the first time at the Freeport Junior Rugby Festival in the Bahamas. Bermuda won all their games, beating Key Biscayne 25-10, Cayman...

JTA pays homage to history at Mizpah Primary
Jamaica Observer

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Members of the teachers’ union, Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA), gathered in their numbers at the Mizpah Primary School in Walderston, northern Manchester, earlier this month...

UK chaplain to The Queen urges Anglican church to strengthen mission
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The 147th Synod of the Anglican Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands was last week reminded that it was called to “walk in the way of Christ, show love and serve”. Local News...

Saved by the grace of God
Jamaica Observer

HENRY Blair and his family are giving God thanks for life today as he narrowly escaped death on Saturday when flood waters swept through his house in 19 Miles/Palmetto Pen, Clarendon. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

Flood disaster
Jamaica Observer

Heavy, persistent rain caused by a trough in the vicinity of Jamaica over the weekend brought disaster to sections of south-east Clarendon Saturday. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Saved by the grace of God...

Government commended by ICAO regional office
Jamaica Observer

The newly constructed Air Traffic Control Tower at Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay which is expected to be commissioned into service before the end of the year. In the background is the Jamaica Civil...

Ja needs to discard narrow-minded politics, says Phillips
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica needs better politics to rebuild trust and not one rooted in tribal divisiveness where State funds are used to advance narrow political views instead of to develop holistic measures to solve our problems,...

Grange defends Jamaica 55 celebrations
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports Olivia “Babsy” Grange is defending Government’s position on the staging of Jamaica 55 celebrations amid a slew of questions and concerns raised by her...

Cops foil attack on police station
Jamaica Observer

AN attempt by gunmen yesterday to carry out an early morning attack on Hayes Police Station in north-west Clarendon was foiled by the quick action of cops there. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Grange defends...

National Youth Choir director Cleophas Adderley is first recipient of Icon’s Lifetime Achievement award
Nassau Guardian

Cleophas Adderley, founder and director of The Bahamas National Youth Choir (BNYC), will be the recipient of the ALIV Bahamian Icon Awards’ first Lifetime Achievement Award, for his trans-generational contributions...

Entertaining, captivating and thrilling
Nassau Guardian

Performances from popular Broadway musicals like The Wiz and theater classic, Porgy & Bess; as well as mesmerizing classical and spiritual arrangements from a variety of composers — Dan Forrest, the late Jack...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

Gov't announces programme to rehabilitate youth offenders
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Pearnel Charles Jr has announced the Government’s flagship programme to rehabilitate youth offenders and high-risk young...

Free access to all government websites
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — All Government websites can now be accessed free of cost from any Internet-compatible device. Local News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 21:51:30 GMT Gov't announces programme to rehabilitate youth...

Cayman revises immigration regulations
Jamaica Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — The Government of the Cayman Islands has published revised immigration regulations regarding the controversial point system that forms the basis for granting or refusing permanent...

Gov't signs MoU with China Harbour for new Parliament building
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Government, through the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Construction Company of America, CCA (South America Division) for a new...

Olympics: Los Angeles bid team 'solely focused' on 2024
Jamaica Observer

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Leaders of Los Angeles's Olympic bid said Thursday they remain "soley focused" on 2024 amid speculation the runner-up at a key vote this year could be offered the right to stage the...

Increased taxes on gasoline, alcohol, motor vehicle licensing
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaicans will have to brace for increases in the price of gasoline, alcohol, and motor vehicle licensing as early as next week. Local News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:03:55 GMT Olympics: Los Angeles bid...

Windies weren't up to scratch, says frustrated Holder
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — A frustrated captain Jason Holder on Thursday offered a sobering assessment of his side’s performance, after they were humbled by 186 runs in the third and final One-Day...

‘Tappa’, Burrell happy despite Boyz drawing Mexico in Gold Cup
Jamaica Observer

SANTA CLARA, United States — Head Coach Theodore ‘Tappa’ Whitmore is pleased with the draw his Reggae Boyz received in the CONCACAF Gold Cup to be staged across the USA July 7-26, but he remains cautious....

NDTC comes of age
Jamaica Observer

IN 1962, dancer Eddie Thomas and scholar Rex Nettleford joined forces to form the National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica (NDTC). Fifty-five years later, the company is one of Jamaica’s renowned troupes and will...

Holness dreams of a future with the Reggae Boyz
Jamaica Observer

CHATTANOOGA, United States — Midfielder Omar Holness sees himself as representing a part of the future of Jamaica’s football. Local Sports Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Fletcher keeps dreaming...

US-based players weigh in on today’s friendly match
Jamaica Observer

CHATTANOOGA, United States — A number of US-based Reggae Boyz, by all indications, seemed pumped up and ready to face their American counterparts in a friendly game here at Finley Stadium. Local Sports Fri, 03 Feb...

Hurting Watson to provide guidance for young players
Jamaica Observer

CHATTANOOGA, United States — Je-Vaughn Watson can’t seem to get over Jamaica’s inglorious elimination from the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign. Local Sports Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT US-based...

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