LOCAL FORECAST Thursday, January 03, 2019

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There is a High Pressure Ridge and a Low-Level Jet Stream across Jamaica. The High Pressure Ridge and Low-Level Jet Stream are expected to remain across the island through to early Saturday. A Pre-fro

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Something Extra | Thursday

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The glitz-and glamorous, decked out in suave suits and sequins, et al, rocked the runway at the the Kingston waterfront, igniting style fireworks for Appleton Estate’s premium all-inclusive event, Midnight at Bal Harbour. Singles and couples created…

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Milestones in 2019

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Happy New Year!Jamaica has some very interesting milestones this year. To begin with, it will be 525 years since Christopher Columbus arrived in Jamaica on May 3, 1494 somewhere on the coastline of modern-day St Ann, but the exact spot we still do not know.

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Milestones in 2019

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Commentary -

Happy New Year!Jamaica has some very interesting milestones this year. To begin with, it will be 525 years since Christopher Columbus arrived in Jamaica on May 3, 1494 somewhere on the coastline of modern-day St Ann, but the exact spot we still do not know.

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Guyana’s tumultuous start to 2019

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 The use of adjectives such as “tumultuous” and “tempestuous” are not uncommon in describing events in the political and economic history of Guyana since the 1950s. One recent letter writer in the Guyana Stabroek News describes the country’s politics as a soap opera. Notably, just one of the many currently playing out around the globe.

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Guyana’s tumultuous start to 2019

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Commentary -

 The use of adjectives such as “tumultuous” and “tempestuous” are not uncommon in describing events in the political and economic history of Guyana since the 1950s. One recent letter writer in the Guyana Stabroek News describes the country’s politics as a soap opera. Notably, just one of the many currently playing out around the globe.

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Food Safety Areas Often Neglected

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Lifestyle -

While having a recent conversation with a friend of mine who was down with the flu, she told me that she had tissue, hand sanitiser and a garbage bag by her bed and was thinking about the amount of germs on her sanitiser bottle. Her exact words: “Who sanitises a sanitiser bottle? Can you imagine the amount of germs on that bottle? I Lysol my doorknobs, toilet, counters, cell phone, but I never sanitise the Lysol container!” And that right there was my inspiration for this…

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Food Safety Areas Often Neglected

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Lifestyle -

While having a recent conversation with a friend of mine who was down with the flu, she told me that she had tissue, hand sanitiser and a garbage bag by her bed and was thinking about the amount of germs on her sanitiser bottle. Her exact words: “Who sanitises a sanitiser bottle? Can you imagine the amount of germs on that bottle? I Lysol my doorknobs, toilet, counters, cell phone, but I never sanitise the Lysol container!” And that right there was my inspiration for this…

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All Things Sparkling

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Lifestyle -

Happy New Year! What an exciting and appropriate time to talk/drink/write Champagne or as a matter a fact, just anything sparkling. When I hear the word sparkling, I immediately think of something shiny and new, and toasts to new beginnings. Many of you ushered in 2019 with this magical potion as the night sky illuminated in fireworks, or maybe you sat at home, cosied up with a loved one or just your best self and toasted the new year. No matter in what fashion you welcomed the year,…

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All Things Sparkling

Observer on January 3rd, 2019 | File Under Lifestyle -

Happy New Year! What an exciting and appropriate time to talk/drink/write Champagne or as a matter a fact, just anything sparkling. When I hear the word sparkling, I immediately think of something shiny and new, and toasts to new beginnings. Many of you ushered in 2019 with this magical potion as the night sky illuminated in fireworks, or maybe you sat at home, cosied up with a loved one or just your best self and toasted the new year. No matter in what fashion you welcomed the year,…

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