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Call made for speedy tender to get Morant Bay Urban Centre moving

FACTORIES Corporation of Jamaica (FCJ) Chairman Lyttleton “Tanny” Shirley has given the assurance that the redevelopment of the old Goodyear factory, located on the outskirts of Morant Bay, St Thomas, to the Morant Bay Urban Centre will be business... Read More

60 donations and counting

By Alicia Sutherland Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, June, 19 2017    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Without reservation, Northern Caribbean University lecturer Edward Morris took time out to donate blood at the World Blood Donor Day activities in Mandeville last Wednesday. Read More

Miss Jamaica World Middlesex set for July 15

Monday, June, 19 2017    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Thirteen contestants will be vying for the crown in the Miss Jamaica World Middlesex competition here on Saturday, July 15. Read More

Justice Centre for Santa Cruz soon

Monday, June, 19 2017    

Santa Cruz, St Elizabeth — A justice centre aimed at providing easier access to services such as mediation and restorative justice as well as training for mediators, will be established in this south-central town this year, says Justice Minister Delroy... Read More

Flood again!

Monday, June, 19 2017    

Mandeville , Manchester — Just weeks after flooding caused widespread devastation, south central Jamaica was again hit hard by heavy rains on the weekend.Clarendon, Manchester and St Elizabeth all reported extensive flooding. Read More

PHOTO: Rising star!

Monday, June, 19 2017    

Emerging star Ronald Levy (right) of the University of Technology Jamaica racing to victory in the 110-metre hurdles during the recent JN Racers Grand Prix at the National Stadium. Read More

For Your Diary

Monday, June, 19 2017    

1) Monday, June 19Northern Caribbean University (NCU)Inauguration Ceremony24th President Dr Lincoln EdwardsNCU GymnatoriumMandeville — 2:00 pm Read More

16-y-old Porus schoolboy on murder charge remanded

Saturday, June, 17 2017    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — A 16-year-old Porus High School student was remanded in custody when he made his first appearance in the Mandeville Children's Court on Thursday. Read More

Mandeville to host Father's Day expo tomorrow

Saturday, June, 17 2017    

FRIENDS of Brooks Park will tomorrow host the inaugural 'Celebrate HIM Father's Day Expo' — an all-day affair at Brooks Park in Mandeville, Manchester. Read More

Well-loved Hanover butcher murdered

Friday, June, 16 2017    

LUCEA, Hanover — A 71-year-old butcher was shot dead at his home when gunmen went on a rampage in Lucea, Hanover, Wednesday night.One of his family members was shot and injured in the incident. Read More

Mayor renews calls for Lucea bypass

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, June, 15 2017    

 The need for a highway to bypass the town of Lucea in a bid to ease traffic congestion has again been placed on the front burner. Read More

Westmoreland couple renew vows at Western Wedding Expo

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer writer | Thursday, June, 15 2017    

Franklyn and Darnet Brown have been friends for the past 22 years, but it wasn't until six years ago that they decided to tie the knot. Read More



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