Three men and a dog perish in Westmoreland crashes - Bikers among the dead

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Yesterday turned out to be a bloody Labour Day in Westmoreland as while many residents were busily giving their communities a facelift, three men and a dog perished in three separate traffic crashes in the parish. The three victims have been…

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Fishers net 11,000lb of trash - Tournament founder says boaters barely dented sea garbage

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A whopping 11,336 pounds of trash was collected from the surface of the sea yesterday during the inaugural 2019 Kingston Harbour Trash Tournament, with the top three boats accounting for 4,483 pounds worth of garbage. Mama Mia, with 1,988 pounds,…

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Sandals fights back - Denies claim it operates decades-long tax fraud scheme

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Jamaican hotel chain Sandals has dismissed as “downright false” allegations raised in a lawsuit filed in the United States (US) that for decades, it “secretly” pocketed fees collected from guests as “local government taxes”. Lawyers for Vitali…

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RJRGLEANER Group brightens up Golden Age Home cluster

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Members of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group, accompanied by the Kiwanis Club of New Kingston and Optimum Trading, gave a facelift to Cluster C of The Golden Age Home in Kingston, the paint job sparking bright smiles from the residents. The…

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West pours sweat into Labour Day projects

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WESTERN BUREAU: While thousands of people in western Jamaica treated yesterday’s Labour Day as just another public holiday, others put heart and muscle into transforming communities and improving lives. In Trelawny, numerous projects were…

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Archbishop presses Holness on Integrity filings

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness’ failure to get the all-clear from the Integrity Commission in the filing of his statutory declarations has raised concern from Roman Catholic Archbishop of Kingston, the Rev Kenneth Richards, who says it is incumbent…

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RSVBee Scripps aspirants gung-ho

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For the first time since Jamaica began participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee Championship in the United States just over 10 years ago, four finalists in The Gleaner’s Children’s Own Spelling Bee competition will be on the same stage in…

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Spelling champ Darian upbeat about Scripps

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The Gleaner’s Children’s Own 2019 Spelling Bee Champion Darian Douglas leads four Jamaicans heading to next week’s Scripps National Spelling Bee Championships in the United States. Other contenders are fellow national finalists St Andrew’s…

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Ministry sends warning to job scammers - Jamaica Observer

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Ministry sends warning to job scammers  Jamaica Observer

THE Labour Ministry has urged people who have been duped out of their money, with the promise of a spot in its overseas employment programme, to come …

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