Smelly & scary

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

There are growing fears that Jamaica could be facing another ‘bad gas saga’, as more and more motorists express concern about the smell of the gas they are receiving at the pumps.

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Babies in demand

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

The recovery of babe Sae’breon, who was abducted from the Victoria Jubilee Hospital (VJH) on January 9, has sent senior police investigators probing the possibility of a baby-stealing ring operating in Jamaica, and informati

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‘Ms Sonia’ is the ‘Trench Town Rock’

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Sonia Whyte is one of the persons you will likely see at any crime scene in the south St Andrew community of Trench Town.

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Violence Interrupters | Terry giving her all in Tel Aviv

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

When Wendy ‘Terry’ McGlashan gets a barrel of goods, she knows its content will have to be shared with her four children and some of the youths in ‘Tel Aviv’, a gritty inner-city community in central Kingston.

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Violence interrupters put their lives at risk to keep the peace

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

They are the violence interrupters who work through a programme organised by the Citizen Security and Justice Programme (CSJP) in 20 communities in the Corporate Area, St Catherine, and Clarendon.

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Parties waiting until after Bloomfield’s funeral to focus on by-election

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

The executive of the People’s National Party (PNP) has given the party’s officers permission to select a candidate to contest the by-election in the Portland Eastern constituency, following the death of the sitting representative Dr Lynvale Bloomfield,

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Search for missing taxi man intensifies

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under The Star News -

The Kingston Western Police are appealing to persons who may have information on the disappearance of Jones Town taxi operator Kenneth ‘Twinnie’ Duncan to come forward. Detectives say that all investigative leads uncovered have been followed. They…

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Cocaine seized

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under The Star News -

The Narcotics Police are reporting that cocaine valued at little more than J$1 million was seized on Marcus Garvey Drive, Kingston yesterday.Information received is that about 3:55 p.m., a team of officers was on an anti-narcotics operation when…

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O’Hara positive after season opener

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Sport News -

Former Calabar High sensation Michael O’Hara is optimistic the 2019 season will mark his long-awaited transition to the elite ranks. O’Hara, who opened his season at the Camperdown Classics on Saturday, secured victory in his 400m heat,…

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Automakers recall 1.7m cars with fatal air bags

Gleaner on February 10th, 2019 | File Under Business News -

Subaru, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen, Daimler Vans, Mercedes, and Ferrari are recalling about 1.7 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators made by Takata Corp of Japan.

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