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It is exciting and remarkable to see how Jamaica's dance culture has evolved over the years. Even more fascinating is the fact that the deaf community has now become integrally involved in the genre. In recent times, their electrifying performances...

Lakeena Brown describes teaching as "the most important job in the entire world". Having recently entered the profession, in 2014, the St Joseph's Teachers' College graduate considers each day as an opportunity "to make a positive impact on students". "It is a great and fulfilling challenge to play an active role in stimulating the minds of leaders of the next generation," she said proudly. "I can't think of any job as important to society as teaching."

Until it fades away- Nothing lasts forever, Nothing really stays for long, Today, you may be be singing, And tomorrow forgetting the lyrics to your favourite song. Nothing is eternal, The night eventually turns to day, Make use of the life you live now ...

This week's Shutterbugs

St Ann: Althea Green - After her fist teaching experience as a volunteer at the Special Education Unit at Ocho Rios Primary in 1994, Althea Green was convinced that teaching was her calling. Not long after that, she...

NEW YORK (AP): A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for $179.4 million on Monday night, and a sculpture by Alberto Giacometti set a record for most expensive sculpture, at $141.3...

What does a young man with a screwdriver do? The obvious answer is that he, or anyone, would tighten or loosen screws ... but to create a statement, carve a wooden plank to make a sculpture, which might be a rare scenario.Devon Garcia is one of them...

I sometimes resented your overprotective and caring ways, At times it seemed such a bother, But with each passing day I realise more and more, I have become my mother...

Francine Brown-Thompson got hooked on teaching at the age of 16, after her first job at a local basic school. She believes that this was the genesis of her development as an empathetic teacher,...

The highly acclaimed Liguanea Lodge annual Art Auction & Wine and Cheese Party celebrates 23 years of enduring refined tradition and sophistication this year...
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