Rein in rats - Health official wary of threats caused by uncertified cookshops; urges proper garbage clean-up to prevent rodent infestation

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While videos have been circulating on social media revealing the presence of rats at or outside restaurants associated with at least two local fast food franchises, health and pest control experts have revealed that of greater concern is the state…

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2020: The Year of Visionary Faith

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To God be the glory! We have made it to see another year and another decade. I hope that you are excited to see what God has prepared for this season of your life. Even if everything seems to be the same as December 31, the truth is, it is…

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Lessons from Rahab the harlot

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The Holy Bible is suffused with escapades of great men, and on the flip side, there are also incredible stories of great women, a couple of whom are even defined by the term ‘harlot’. Simply put, a harlot is a woman who prostitutes her body for…

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Craig Francis | Sorting out the family lands this year end

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Good day readers, I hope that you all had a happy, holy and peaceful Christmas and have got off to a wonderful new year. I hope that you had a great time of fun, food and family over the season. This week, I will give you some start-of-year…

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Letting go of old baggage in the New Year

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It flies in the face of all your pride It moves away the mad inside It’s always anger’s own worst enemy Even when the jury and the judge Say you’ve got a right to hold a grudge It’s the whisper in your ear saying set it free – Matthew West –…

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Understanding Yahweh Part VI – The First Congregation of Yahweh International

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Last week, we looked at Yahweh in Jamaica in terms of the number of established congregation/branches. Today, we are zooming in on of one them, which said that it has no affiliation with Qahal Yahweh in Paradise, Norwood, St James, which got much…

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Lucea mayor renews call for central sewerage system

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Western Bureau: Lucea Mayor Sheridan Samuels believes that the Hanover capital is in urgent need of a central sewerage system to address the periodic flow of septic tanks there, resulting in a stench that blankets sections of the community….

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No stopping for stone throwers - Motorists warned against pulling over to inspect damage to vehicles in lonely areas

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With an apparent upsurge in reports of motor vehicles being intentionally damaged by thugs while in motion, the police are warning motorists not to stop and investigate as they might be planning to rob you. Ainsworth Morris is one of several…

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Anthony Clayton | Communications: Tipping or Tripping Point?

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In October, the International Institute of Communications published a commemorative 50th anniversary journal looking at the past 50 years of communication and what’s to come - The Last 50, and the Next. The Broadcasting Commission’s Cordel Green…

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Adventure awaits - Jamwest safari guides use botany, humour to bring unique experience to tours

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WESTERN BUREAU: When visiting the Jamwest Motorsports and Adventure Park in Sheffield, Westmoreland, among the attractions that patrons can look forward to is a scenic, educational and humorous tour of the park’s wildlife by Aston Pallis Jr and…

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