Celebration among the stink

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While many residents of Trench Town and Arnett Gardens in Kingston were praising their local superhero Tremayne Brown for saving a 12-year-old last Friday, others have been hopping and skipping over raw sewage spewing from a broken manhole on Collie…

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Unstoppable! - Challenged student impresses at FLOW/JA Biztown Tech Camp

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Dain Dixon, a 14-year-old resident of Woodford Park, Kingston, is a rising star. He is jovial, an avid sports fan, and says his sights are keenly set on a career in technology, before becoming the prime minister of Jamaica, of course.Having recently…

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Heroic rescue - Trench Town labourer makes valiant save of 12-y-o boy

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Twenty-four-year-old Tremayne Brown was yesterday hailed as a “God-sent hero” by residents of Trench Town and Arnett Gardens, Kingston, following his valiant rescue of a 12-year-old boy who was swept away in a gully on Collie Smith Drive last Friday…

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Unstoppable! - Challenged student impresses at FLOW/JA Biztown Tech Camp

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Dain Dixon, a 14-year-old resident of Woodford Park, Kingston, is a rising star. He is jovial, an avid sports fan, and says his sights are keenly set on a career in technology, before becoming the prime minister of Jamaica, of course.Having recently…

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Heroic rescue - Trench Town - labourer makes - valiant save of - 12-y-o boy

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Twenty-four-year-old Tremayne Brown was yesterday hailed as a “God-sent hero” by residents of Trench Town and Arnett Gardens, Kingston, following his valiant rescue of a 12-year-old boy who was swept away in a gully on Collie Smith Drive last Friday…

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It’s battle time again! - TVJ’s Junior Schools’ Challenge Quiz returns today

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Guess what time of year it is. You guessed it - it’s time for TVJ’s ‘Junior Schools’ Challenge Quiz’. The popular children’s quiz show is back, starting today at 6:30 p.m. on TVJ when defending champion Mona Prep School goes up against Portsmouth…

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NEPA, UDC to partner for Coastal Clean-up Day

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The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) will be partnering with the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) in its beach clean-up exercises at select locations across the island as part of activities for International Coastal Clean-Up Day on…

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MOE gives helping hand to Mount Salem’s youth

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The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is working with state agencies to ensure that unattached or at-risk youth in the Mount Salem community of St James are reintegrated into the education or skills-training system.Director of School…

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Men held after double murder, high-speed chase

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Men held after double murder, high-speed chaseSt Thomas Police Division detectives are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of two persons at a service station on Red Hills main road in Morant Bay, St Thomas, on Saturday.Dead are…

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Muslim Sheik Abdullah el-Faisal denied bail

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Muslim Sheikh Abdullah el-Faisal who is wanted in the United States on terrorism-related charges, was denied bail when he appeared before the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court this afternoon. In turning down the bail application, parish…

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