Powerful theme song today

Sunday, June, 10 2018    

The Powerful Women & Men Perform for Charity show is to unveil its theme song at the 18th staging of the event set for this evening at 6:00 pm at the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew. Read More

Strawberry Hill's second coming

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Sunday, June, 10 2018    

Strawberry Hill has long been known for its picturesque location in the cool, lush hills of Irish Town, St Andrew. The hotel is the venue for this evening's Hope In The Hills concert, with proceeds going to the Hope Institute of Jamaica. Read More

Bourdain's bittersweet Caribbean run

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

Anthony Bourdain, the American celebrity chef who gained international fame through his Parts Unknown series on CNN, committed suicide in Strasbourg, France, Friday. His popular show, a ratings winner for the cable network, focused on food throughout the world. Read More

Munga's case moves to Supreme Court

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

MUNGA Honorebel was granted bail when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Kingston on Thursday. However, the matter was transferred to the Supreme Court. It is set for mention on July 3. Read More

Cosmic Rotation hits the mark

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

The seventh staging of the popular live music series Cosmic Rotation took place recently at the Serengeti at Hope Zoo in St Andrew. The event was sponsored by Appleton Estate. Read More

Korea-Jamaica Friendship month launched

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

YOUNG Gyu Lee, head of mission at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, and his staff rolled out the red carpet to guests and dignitaries at the launch of Korea-Jamaica Friendship month at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel in St Andrew on Wednesday. Read More

Lawyers yet to meet with Mavado

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

Mavado's legal team is still unable to determine when the deejay will meet with cops at the Constant Spring Police Station in St Andrew. Read More

Stacy Ann Nelson is Miss St Catherine

BY BASIL WALTERS Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

STACY Ann Nelson is the 2018 Miss St Catherine Festival Queen. The 24-year-old — who wears the sash of Gateway Dental — was crowned during last Sunday's coronation at Eltham High School, Eltham Park in Spanish Town. Read More

Hola, Miss Portland

BY EVERARD OWEN Observer writer | Saturday, June, 9 2018    

CROWD favourite Jessica Hartley was crowned Miss Portland Festival Queen 2018 at Port Antonio High School in the parish last Saturday evening. Read More

Sebastian Braham set to touch lives

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

GOSPEL singer Sebastian Braham said he is getting ready to touch lives with his yet-to-be-titled sophomore album. Read More

HBO orders 'Game of Thrones' spinoff pilot

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Fans of "Game of Thrones" could be treated to a prequel series set thousands of years before the hit fantasy saga, network HBO announced. Read More

First Bond girl Eunice Gayson dies aged 90

Saturday, June, 9 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British actress Eunice Gayson, who played the first Bond girl, has died at the age of 90, the official 007 Twitter account said Saturday. Read More

Bringing Hope to the hills

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, June, 8 2018    

Hope In The Hills organiser Laura Marley is hoping to raise minimum $500,000 through ticket sales for donation to the Hope Institute of Jamaica. Read More

Crystal Fletcher's ROLE CALL

Friday, June, 8 2018    

Actress Crystal Fletcher is one of the new faces theatre producers are banking on to drum up box office excitement. Recently, she landed her second lead role in a major production, Young and Wreckless. Read More

Govana keeps it clean

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, June, 8 2018    

Govana has become a hot dancehall act, releasing successive hit songs in Gyal Clown, Gyal Thief, Rich Forever and Bake Bean. But the deejay is not new to the scene. He was once known as Deablo, a moniker he set aside three years ago. Read More


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