Met Service issues severe weather alert for all parishes Sunday to Monday

Gleaner on September 14th, 2018 | File Under More News -

The Meteorological Service has issued a severe weather alert for all parishes from Sunday to Monday.

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Emergency response agencies on alert for Isaac, says McKenzie

Gleaner on September 14th, 2018 | File Under More News -

The country’s emergency response agencies are on alert as the country braces for the possible effects of Tropical Storm Isaac, which is expected to pass south of Jamaica over the weekend. Tropical storm Isaac, which was downgraded to a…

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Weekend rains from Tropical Depression Isaac

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The Meteorological Service Jamaica says the next three days will be rainy across the island due to associated weather from Tropical Depression Isaac. On Saturday, its forecast for scattered showers & thunderstorms for most parishes. There are…

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Transport Authority warns public passenger operators against increasing fares

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The Transport Authority says public passenger vehicle operators should immediately desist from overcharging commuters. The authority says it has received complaints that operators are insisting that commuters pay more than the approved fares,…

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11-y-o girl’s pregnancy upsets residents

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Residents of a Corporate Area community say they are imploring adult males to desist from having sexual intercourse with underage girls.Their pleas come after it recently came to light that an 11-year-old girl was approximately four months pregnant…

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Crawford leads social media VP race

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If the People’s National Party (PNP) vice-presidential race were to be conducted on social media, chances are Damion Crawford would come out on top.The dreadlocked Crawford is the most popular candidate on Twitter and Instagram.Approximately 3,000…

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Fantasy Beach a favoured chill spot

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Fantasy Beach in Priory, St Ann has been a favourite party spot for years.At the same time, it is a favourite spot for beach lovers to enjoy themselves, with people coming from far and wide to splash in the sometimes warm waters.For Avril and her…

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Families displaced after inferno

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Several families are now displaced and left to contemplate their next move following a massive fire that gutted homes and commercial properties yesterday morning at premises along Sutton Street and an adjoining residence on Duke Street in Kingston….

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Thugs put cops on hit list - Manhunt launched for gang members

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Police officers attached to the Hunts Bay Police Station in St Andrew are said to be on a manhunt for persons suspected of putting them on a hit list.The WEEKEND STAR learnt that two men were picked up during a raid earlier this week and taken into…

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Phillips says poor planning by gov’t to be blamed for road congestion

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The Leader of the Opposition Dr Peter Phillips is dismissing the claim made by the Andrew Holness-led Government that it was forced, because of implementation delay by the previous administration, to undertake major roadwork along a number of…

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