NO FAVOURS FROM GOLDING, SAYS CAMPBELL

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Observer News -

Dr Dayton Campbell has moved to bury rumours that abound about his association with People’s National Party (PNP) President Mark Golding.Dr Campbell, the former Member of Parliament (MP) for St Ann North Western, has dismissed whispers that he is being endorsed for general secretary of the PNP by Golding, because he backed the now Opposition leader in the heated leadership contest against St Ann South Eastern MP Lisa Hanna.

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New JetBlue flights leave Bartlett, Seiveright excited

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Observer News -

MONTEGO BAY, St James — As the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to inflict severe damage to economies across the globe and significantly curb travel, Jamaica received a well-needed boost with JetBlue’s inaugurating new flights into this western city, between the cities of Newark, New Jersey; and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina on Saturday.

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Patterson Foundation donates tablets to Hanover school

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Observer News -

The Patterson Family Foundation has stepped in to assist young learners of a small Hanover community by donating 30 tablets to students at Church Hill Primary School.The foundation is headed by former Prime Minister PJ Patterson and includes generations of the family which is deeply rooted in western Jamaica.

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Tasha-Kay Wilson is quilling and able to bank on her art

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 IN years gone by when life gave her lemons, Tasha-Kay Vannessa Wilson would have probably gotten some flowers, fabric and fruit baskets and made an exquisite tropical centrepiece for a table. But this year, when life also tossed her a pandemic that cancelled all sizable events for the foreseeable future, the tenacious project manager, décor and events coordinator traded in her lemons for some paper and got to work.

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Serika Sterling - A strong foundation

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

WHEN Serika Sterling was being anaesthetised for her Caesarean section to deliver her premature triplets in 2017, she knew that there was a high probability that she would not wake up again. The doctors explained to her that although they would do their best, there was no guarantee that either she or any of her babies would survive the surgery. Miraculously, the mother and all her babies made it out of the operating theatre, but she knew that after being born at just 27 weeks with…

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Serika Sterling - A STRONG FOUNDATION

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What’s one relationship life lesson you learnt the hard way?

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

LIFE lessons. They’re things from which useful knowledge or principles can be gleaned, according to definition, and they’re often the source of those deep quotes we post on our social media, after we’ve gone through, and learned from them. For many of us the lessons just need to be taught once and we learn; for others, it’s a work in progress as life slaps us with the schooling over and over until we get it.

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What does a great partner for your children look like?

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

WHEN you were choosing your own life partner, there would have been some standards you wouldn’t have compromised on. But long before that, in the dating phase, what kinds of partners did you choose, and what was the reaction of your family and friends? Did you always choose wisely, or was it touch and go, a battle of wills between what your heart said, and what those with more experience and more wisdom said would happen?

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Ex husband owes maintenance

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 Dear Mrs Macaulay, My ex husband had been working until the start of the lockdown, when they were told to stay home. They were only called in when they were needed at work. Since the lockdown he hasn’t paid a cent for the children. Now he is waiting for his pension payout because he resigned and got another job. Are his children not entitled to a cut on this pension money?

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The Empowered Woman: From Victim to Survivor

Observer on November 23rd, 2020 | File Under Flair -

TO commemorate International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (IDEVAW) 2020, the Bureau of Gender Affairs will be engaging in a series of activities, which began with a church service yesterday.

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