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

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

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

Active hurricane season calls for more revenue, says McKenzie

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Minister of Local Government and Community Development Desmond McKenzie wants municipal corporations to increase their revenue. Read More

Hanover Horror

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, June, 22 2017    

LUCEA, Hanover - When 71-year-old butcher Joel Malcolm, his wife, their grandchild, and a 63-year-old family friend gathered in the comfort of their living room at his Lucea, Hanover home last Wednesday night to watch prime time news on television, the escalating murder rate in the... Read More

Hardware & Lumber executive wants stricter adherence to zoning regulation

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Hardware and Lumber, Olive Downer Walsh, is calling on Government to ensure stricter adherence to zoning regulation. Read More

Westwood High wins Ananda Alert School Project competition

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

Guidance Counsellor at Westwood High School for Girls, Theresa Fletcher flanked by two beaming students, Sandrene McKenzie (right) and Ysanne Williams, shows off the trophy presented to her school for finishing among the three winners of the recent Ananda Alert School Project... Read More

New St James 4H executives

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

A new executive body was elected to serve on the St James 4H board at their annual general meeting held at the RADA Conference Room at Catherine Hall on Thursday, June 15. Read More

On Top!

BY PAUL REID Observer writer | Thursday, June, 22 2017    

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Somerton FC stun Irwin United in St James FA D1 final

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

Somerton FC pulled off another championship upset in four seasons by defeating Irwin United 4-3 in the final of the St James Football Association's Sandals International Division One at Jarrett Park on Sunday. Read More

JAAA, the law is not a shackle

With Paul Reid | Thursday, June, 22 2017    

THE cream of Jamaica's athletic crop will be seeking places on various national teams this summer. They will be on show, starting this afternoon, at the National Stadium when the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) national senior and junior trials get underway. Read More

Jah Ranks on a mission

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

 Montego B ay-based singer Jah Ranks is quietly carving out a niche for himself in the music industry. Read More




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