Taking Refuge - Mission on to rescue cay and possibly thousands of lives in Jamaica

Gleaner on February 6th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

A mangrove island that sits about two kilometres off Port Royal is virtually dead - overwhelmed by tons of garbage, and marine biologists are warning that if it is allowed to die, it will take with it the livelihood of fishers, as well as the…

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Nigel Clarke on a mission! - Soon-to-be-JLP candidate wants to advance quality of life

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The Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) prospective candidate for the North West St Andrew by-election, Dr Nigel Clarke, is promising consultation with residents should he succeed in his bid to replace Derrick Smith as member of parliament on March 5….

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‘I have the power to motivate you’ - Hayle tells - St Andrew North West constituents

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More than a year ago when a man of the cloth told Keisha Hayle that she would set her sights on a new leadership role, she did not have representational politics on her mind at that time.”I see you leading the people; you are a Moses. The heart that…

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McLean’s narrow escape

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A police investigator yesterday recounted how cops had to swiftly devise a diversion scheme to save Michael McLean, the St Thomas man accused of killing two women and four children, after angry residents demanded his release so they could administer…

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‘Hayle is capable of anything she sets her mind to,’ says Padmore resident

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A bittersweet departure is how Melissa Satchell, a member of the administrative staff at Padmore Primary School in Red Hills, rural St Andrew, is describing the planned move by much-acclaimed principal of the institution, Keisha Hayle, to contest…

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BookFusion spells s-u-c-c-e-s-s (Part 1)

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Here is another in our series on how First AngelsJa has been helping persons to make their business a success. Read about the new and enhanced e-book reading experience.Many great businesses have started from ideas sparked in college. After all, the…

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Tight-lipped - Senior cops mum on commissioner job interest

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The search is now on in earnest to find the country’s next commissioner of police, but those who could be in the running to replace the retired Commissioner George Quallo are being extremely cautious about tipping their hats too early.Any of the…

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Let’s protect tourism, rename SOE - Montague - … but guns still barking despite state of emergency

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Western Bureau:Like some business stakeholders in the parish, National Security Minister Robert Montague is wary about the impact the ongoing state of public emergency (SOE) in St James could ultimately have on the tourism sector and is proposing a…

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Buyer found for Morgan’s Harbour Hotel - Deal awaits finalisation of - court fight

Gleaner on February 6th, 2018 | File Under Business News -

A buyer has been found for Morgan’s Harbour Hotel, capping a two-year search, according to the appointed receiver, Wilfred Baghaloo.But Baghaloo also told the Financial Gleaner on Tuesday that the disposal of the property would have to await the…

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With eye on expansion, Everything Fresh to go public

Gleaner on February 6th, 2018 | File Under Business News -

Food importer and distributor Everything Fresh Limited plans to approach the stock market for equity capital to expand, saying a vibrant tourism market has driven up demand for its products.The company plans to invest in warehousing and storage as…

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