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Published:Tuesday | February 16, 2021 | 12:23 AM

The Victoria Mutual Group showed a different kind of love on Valentine’s Day by delivering freshly prepared meals and beverages, as well as masks and hand sanitisers to the Marie Atkins Night Shelter on Hanover Street in downtown Kingston. The...

Published:Monday | February 15, 2021 | 12:12 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

“In the beginning, before you were formed in your mother’s womb, He placed purpose on your life.” Latesha Parkes is focused on inspiring others in just about everything she sets her mind to. And today, we find out why as this woman of God, writer...

Published:Monday | February 15, 2021 | 12:11 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

A wedding gown is more than just a dress. Every fabric, lining, beading and stitch are representative of a woman’s dream finally coming true. Experiencing this fulfilled desire first-hand, Samantha Grant-Robinson has made it her mission to ease...

Published:Monday | February 15, 2021 | 12:11 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

It’s too early to joke about the Gorilla Glue warfare between Tessica Brown and the heavy duty adhesive, which had social media glued to their screens because it was serious the moment she posted about it. Many times, persons take on DIY...

Published:Monday | February 15, 2021 | 12:05 AM

I hope all a unnu who did get Valentine’s Day present and did get tek out fi di day, did enjoy unnu self. Nah, who am I kidding? I hope some of you had a terrible time. The simple truth is that, for years, I have never been a fan of February 14. I...

Published:Friday | February 12, 2021 | 12:18 AM

Ayanna Dixon has returned for the second year with her lingerie line. This year, the ASD fashion designer and illustrator has unveiled the ‘Dixie’ collection. With a focus on empowering women through illustrations, Dixon says the Dixie line will...

Published:Friday | February 12, 2021 | 12:16 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

When life throws you lemons, whether it is at work, home or with your finances, Kelia Campbell is encouraging you to make lemonade through proper planning and affirmative action, courtesy of Lemon Press. The entrepreneur currently provides...

Published:Friday | February 12, 2021 | 12:08 AMKareem LaTouche/Gleaner Writer

Whenever I get the time to sit down and scroll through social media content, I am always looking for images and videos of Jamaica. I find that our landscape has so many characteristics, whether it is our white-sand beaches or the colourful skin of...

Published:Thursday | February 11, 2021 | 5:43 AM

Massy United Insurance awarded two full scholarships on Tuesday. The reciepients were Antonique Aris and Mark Brown, both of whom are pursuing actuarial science at The University of the West Indies, Mona campus. The handover was done at a small...

Published:Tuesday | February 9, 2021 | 12:13 AM

Visitors to Jamaica seeking a one-stop shop to plan their romantic trip and ensure that those special moments are even more memorable need go no further than ‘My Heartbeats JA’ microsite. The newly developed Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) site is...

Published:Friday | February 5, 2021 | 12:09 AM

Not only was model Davina Bennett the leading lady in Maluma’s 7 Dias En Jamaica (7 Days in Jamaica) ‘Styled to the Roc’ by stylist-extraordinaire Neko Kelly, alias Bootleg Rocstar, the Miss Universe Jamaica 2017 also sported flawless make-up looks...

Published:Thursday | February 4, 2021 | 12:11 AM

Mackenley Darius, a former student of the National School of the Arts, is working to promote, with the help of friends, artists and designers, Haiti’s culture, most especially voodoo, a religion that he feels is misunderstood. With that aim in mind...

Published:Wednesday | February 3, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Adam and Eve Day Spa in Kingston closed its doors to the public last Thursday to honour and treat its hard-working team. The spa’s annual long service and staff awards saw team members strut down the red carpet for a bevy of awards and team-...

Published:Tuesday | February 2, 2021 | 12:07 AM

The biggest night in Jamaican journalism went ahead unimpeded on Saturday as guests — most joining virtually and a select few present at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel — attended the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) Awards. The RJRGLEANER Group took...

Published:Friday | January 29, 2021 | 12:19 AM

After visiting Jay’s Guesthouse in Epping Farm district, persons have been asking me to journey to another remote town. I decided to do some searching and found Ambassabeth Eco Lodge, which, to the best of my knowledge, can only be accessed through...

Published:Friday | January 29, 2021 | 12:11 AM

MDS Ltd hosted its highly anticipated Mpowered by MDS Continuing Education seminar for pharmacists last Sunday. With this year’s theme being ‘Change and Transformation’, the event held the focus of the over 500 attendees, most of whom stayed...

Published:Thursday | January 28, 2021 | 5:49 PM

Ashley-Ann Foster is now Ashley-Ann Horne. The attorney-at-law and businessman, Norman Horne, eloped in the first week of January. The couple, who have been dating on and off for some six years, sealed the deal in a small ceremony in Florida....

Published:Thursday | January 28, 2021 | 12:06 AM

Kim Jones’ début for Fendi was simply sensational. Wednesday’s digital show by the Fendi artistic director of couture and womenswear collections called on big names and artistic and literary inspirations. The presentation draws on “the visual...

Published:Wednesday | January 27, 2021 | 4:18 AM

Ricardo Gordon and Melissa Robinson joined hands and hearts in holy matrimony in December. The gorgeous bride said yes to a stunning Margo gown by Enzoani, while the handsome groom chose a classic tuxedo, as specially invited guests gathered at...

Published:Tuesday | January 26, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica kicked off the year last Thursday with its first team engagement exercise – Blast Off. The hybrid event saw main speakers delivering in person at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel and the company’s more than 2,400 team members tuning...

Published:Friday | January 22, 2021 | 12:07 AM

It has been a whirlwind week, filled with fun, firsts and commendations, and of course Something Extra has the highlights. University president offers inaugural poet a job via Twitter David Wilson, president of Morgan State University, a...

Published:Thursday | January 21, 2021 | 12:13 AM

American designers took centre stage as Joe Biden swore the oath of office at noon on Wednesday to become the 46th president of the United States. At his side, Kamala Harris became the first woman to be vice-president. The former United States...

Published:Wednesday | January 20, 2021 | 12:15 AM

Eyes are on Washington, DC, for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris. Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a history-making event in which the first black, South Asian and...

Published:Tuesday | January 19, 2021 | 12:07 AM

Sagicor Foundation launched its 2021 Sigma Corporate Run Pop-Up Shop fashion line, which features a range of activewear, to raise funds for its signature charity run. The pop-up shop is the go-to place for fitness enthusiasts and persons wishing to...

Published:Friday | January 15, 2021 | 12:17 AM

Transcending time and evolving through trends, this fashion accessory adapts to both genders, providing much needed protection and a pop of grandeur for special occasions. Today is National Hat Day, and in the spirit of merriment, Something Extra...

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