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Published:Thursday | January 14, 2021 | 12:10 AM

On Monday, January 11, the Sagicor Foundation took centerstage with the announcement of the 23rd staging of the Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run during a launch ceremony, streamed live from The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, on the company’s social media...

Published:Wednesday | January 13, 2021 | 12:19 AM

Public Relations practitioner, Pia Jordine, started out the new year on a glamorous high, hosting an all-black, all-COVID-19-protocols-observed, extravaganza. The 30th birthday celebration saw specially invited guests walking the red carpet and...

Published:Tuesday | January 12, 2021 | 12:09 AM

Caleigh Reid has had a passion for law since prep school and is now leaving law school to pursue her dreams. Reid, a Montegonian, excelled at Campion College and The University of the West Indies, Mona, before entering Norman Manley Law School....

Published:Friday | January 8, 2021 | 12:10 AM

William MacNeile Dixon once said, “Birth is the sudden opening of a window, through which you look out upon a stupendous prospect. For what has happened? A miracle. You have exchanged nothing for the possibility of everything” to describe the great...

Published:Friday | January 8, 2021 | 12:07 AMKareem LaTouche/Gleaner Writer

Due to the onslaught of the coronavirus pandemic, many children in communities across Jamaica have been left without access to formal education. There are those who don’t have the requisite resources such as a tablet or the money to purchase...

Published:Wednesday | January 6, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Guests at the Iberostar Selections Suites in Montego Bay rang in the new year together, albeit under COVID-19 guidelines. Fireworks lit up the sky and music pumped through the hotel as patrons danced 2020 away, while announcements reminded guests...

Published:Tuesday | January 5, 2021 | 12:10 AM

Magnum Tonic Wine, on New Year’s Day, took their Magnum Xplosion concert virtual. The series, which is usually staged throughout the Caribbean, was delivered virtually to viewers across the region via Magnum Tonic Wine platforms. Fans were...

Published:Thursday | December 31, 2020 | 12:08 AM

In a year that had most people working from home and dressed in casuals for online meetings, the Pulse duo of Francine James and Daniella Davis gave us some great fashion options to consider as the world looks to return to some sense of normality...

Published:Wednesday | December 30, 2020 | 12:15 AM

Appleton Estate gave viewers a holiday treat on Christmas Sunday with the help of singing sensation, Tessanne Chin, and one of social media’s most beloved families – the Mitchells – Wayne Marshall and Tami Chin Mitchell, billed for the night as...

Published:Tuesday | December 29, 2020 | 12:09 AM

The special Digicel Unplugged Christmas Edition delivered on its promise of something for everyone. Held on Boxing Day – the two-hour online concert hosted by Digicel Brand Ambassador Khadene ‘Ms Kitty’ Hylton – was a belated Christmas gift for...

Published:Friday | December 25, 2020 | 1:37 PMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter -

There's no place like home. As the world continues to grapple with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, this powerful statement resonates in the hearts of so many Jamaicans living overseas who are unable to spend quality time with their family...

Published:Thursday | December 24, 2020 | 12:09 AM

The R Hotel officially launched the District 5 lounge and restaurant last week with two days of activities, including a swanky ‘Hampton Brunch’ event. Specially invited foodies, influencers, movers and shakers, and celebrities flocked to the new...

Published:Wednesday | December 23, 2020 | 12:14 AM

A magical Jamaican Christmas, showcasing a range of genres and talent, was provided by The Jamaica National Group through its JN Foundation during Sunday afternoon’s ‘Together We’re Strong’ concert. The event was in aid of the Mustard Seed...

Published:Tuesday | December 22, 2020 | 12:07 AM

The Jamaica Cooperative Credit Union League (JCCUL) hosted a one-of-a-kind year end soirée last Friday at not one, but two of its locations. Owing to COVID-19 restrictions, the JCCUL held its annual long service award ceremony at its Manhattan Road...

Published:Friday | December 18, 2020 | 12:15 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

Caribbean Passion partnered with event planners and designers Melanie Miller, New Levels Decor and Saint T Florals to add dazzle and sparkle to your Christmas dinner table. The joint venture was more than decor. It provided an opportunity to engage...

Published:Friday | December 18, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Few people know what it’s like to walk in the footsteps of a pioneer, ensuring that they maintain the standards that have been set, while trying to add to that legacy to make a mark of their own. Delano Forbes, co-owner and CEO of Phase 3...

Published:Friday | December 18, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Supreme Ventures honoured its longest-serving director and deputy chairman, Ian Levy, on Tuesday. Levy, who retired in July, was awarded the title of director emeritus and honoured for his contribution to the gaming company that spans over 22 years...

Published:Thursday | December 17, 2020 | 12:13 AM

Entrepreneur Natalie Murray opened doors to her newest venture last week. The integrative health coach and spinning instructor launched The Life Store Wellness Boutique at the Super Valu Towne Centre located on Constant Spring Road. The Life Store...

Published:Wednesday | December 16, 2020 | 12:18 AM

Tourism officials from across the island turned out for a cocktail reception officially signalling the reopening of RIU Montego Bay, which was closed for renovations in April of this year. The resort now has one of the only adult-themed water parks...

Published:Tuesday | December 15, 2020 | 12:12 AM

After eight months of extensive renovations, RIU Montego Bay has reopened as an adults-only resort. Not missing a beat, some of the biggest names in tourism turned out recently for an intimate reception hosted by the hotel. The Gleaner brings you...

Published:Friday | December 11, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Bringing new life into the world is refreshing and invigorating. And no, we’re not talking about babies. We’re talking about plants. More and more, especially during the pandemic, new plant owners are finding solace in gardening, but some still...

Published:Friday | December 11, 2020 | 12:14 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

For as long as she can remember, Rashida Curry-Silvera has been a lover of the arts, having developed an early interest in the activity by drawing sketches. Her passion was further nurtured by the techniques she learned and the motivation she...

Published:Thursday | December 10, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Three civil servants were awarded for their distinguished service last Friday at the 2020 First Heritage Co-operative Credit Union Civil Servants of the Year Awards, held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. The annual awards ceremony...

Published:Tuesday | December 8, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Pulse model, Shalisha Stewart, is the muse of choice for the exciting, newly launched designer collection, Shomathelable by Shoma Persaud. Both from Trinidad and Tobago, the designer and model collaborated to produce a fashion story inspired by the...

Published:Friday | December 4, 2020 | 12:18 AM

The Ellen Noel Art Museum in Odessa, Texas, launched its ‘Betrothed 250 Years of Wedding Fashion’ exhibition on Wednesday. The collection comes from Steven Porterfield, a textile appraiser for Antiques Roadshow and native of Midland, in the state,...

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