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Published:Tuesday | December 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Magnum Tonic Wine brought the curtain down on the 2018 series of Magnum Xplosion last Friday at the Melbourne Cricket Oval in St Andrew. The event, which featured the largest artiste line-up of the season, was a treat for party fanatics as it...

Published:Tuesday | December 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. The rot has begun. One of the finest developments on the coast that caters to returnees is feeling the effects of the negatives associated with their members. There are several abandoned homes, and repossession is said to be very high as people...

Published:Monday | December 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM

An enchanting epicurean escape greeted specially invited guests who showed up in style for the relaunch of Hope Gardens' main mouth-watering attraction, Chillin' Serengeti, last week. The combination of Appleton Estate mixes with the perfectly...

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Digital agency Bumblebee recently treated specially invited guests to 'Breakfast with a Buzz'.The breakfast seminar brought together social media managers, freelancers and business executives in a daytime mixer that included several presentations...

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera/Senior Gleaner Writer

The woman who made history when she was named the first female president of the prestigious Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ), Patricia Hayle, has taken the spotlight again as the 2018 Distinguished Member awardee for the...

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMDerrick Scott/Gleaner Writer

More than 200 friends of Jamaica attended a special dinner in honour of Prime Minister Andrew Holness, on November 27.Hosted by Ambassador of Jamaica to the United States Her Excellency Audrey Marks, the dinner was held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in...

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Montego Bay businessman Winston Dear was recently inducted into the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry Hall of Fame. The annual banquet was held last Saturday night at the Montego Bay Convention Centre. Here are the highlights.

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Noted engineer-turned-author Garold Hamilton, recently launched his newly published book titled 'Ghetto Youth's Bible: Wise Words for Ghetto Youth on the Rise, at ...

Published:Friday | December 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As part of the closing to an exceptional year for Magnum Tonic Wine in the region, the brand has invited lucky winners of its 'Win a trip Campaign', to enjoy the Grand Finale of the Magnum Xplosion Stage Show Series, set for...

Published:Thursday | December 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

What's a festive season without celebration? The Jamaica Money Market Brokers (JMMB) fÍted premium clients recently to an evening of grandeur, showing them appreciation, while highlighting the growth and development of the progressive company in the...

Published:Wednesday | December 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The newest band on the block, One World Rebellion, held its launch party on Saturday at Rebellion Yard (beside Emancipation Park). With a perfect fusion of soca and dancehall, revellers turned out in droves to enjoy the cooler fÍte and were treated...

Published:Tuesday | December 11, 2018 | 12:06 AM

1. Guess which politician was absent from the Terra Nova basement? From our sources, we hear that the rambunctious one had warned the young Turk of arrogance and extravagance. But the warnings fell on deaf ears, so he gave up mentorship. He,...

Published:Tuesday | December 11, 2018 | 12:06 AM

Two thousand children in five constituencies, 250 elderly, 150 shut-ins and 100 street people, are to benefit from proceeds of the Mayor's Charity Ball, which was staged at the historic Rose Hall Great House last Saturday....

Published:Monday | December 10, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The vibrant colours of the Caribbean were on show inside the Pegasus ballroom last Thursday at Trafalgar Travel's annual awards presentation and Christmas luncheon.Airline partners and agents from the regional islands and across Jamaica were...

Published:Friday | December 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Ceaseless mingling, words of greatness and spouts of laughter. Those were some of the things that created an enthralling aura at the premiere of the Business Networking Signature Forum - Drink, Connect, Flow. Held recently at Opa Restaurant on the...

Published:Friday | December 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie/Gleaner Writer

Last Saturday, the Hilton JFK hosted the highly anticipated COJO 24th Annual Scholarship Gala and Awards, inside their Victorian inspired executive ballroom. Numerous supporters attended the festive winter soiree, dressed in the elegant ball gowns...

Published:Friday | December 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera/Senior Gleaner Writer

The Hanover Grange Villa at the Tryall Club was on metaphorical fire on Tuesday night, as renowned UK-based jazz vocalist Mica Paris wowed lovers of the music genre in what was her second charity concert performance in Jamaica.The fourth generation...

Published:Friday | December 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Good Life Global Tour is set to make its final stop tonight at the Courtleigh Hotel in New Kingston, and your personal growth is its focus.Hosted by Jamaica-born international award-winning entrepreneur Joan Good, the event, which will run until...

Published:Thursday | December 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Credit Union Fund Management Company (CUFMC) staged an exciting Christmas party aboard The Loose Cannon boat in the Kingston Harbour recently. Guests turned out in high fashion, ready for a night filled with fun, frolic and more. Here are the...

Published:Wednesday | December 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It was a top class gala at the Hilton JFK hotel in New York last Saturday, for the Children of Jamaica Outreach Inc (COJO's) annual fundraising awards. COJO, a non-profit US-based organisation, has been making a difference in the...

Published:Tuesday | December 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Fascinators and fancy hats adorned the glitzy and glam A-listers who attended the most highly anticipated horse-racing event of the year, the Diamond Mile, over the weekend.In case you missed it, here are more shining social highlights off the...

Published:Tuesday | December 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. How does a merchant make the decision to stock de-icing tools for a tropical country like Jamaica? Climate change is real, but we don't think we are likely to see icy conditions in a very long time.2. Persons using the drive-through facilities at...

Published:Monday | December 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The high drama that unfolded on the track at the 2018 Diamond Mile at Caymanas Park on Saturday was not the only thing that caught the interest of patrons who turned out for the grand occasion, as there was some attention-grabbing fashion that...

Published:Friday | November 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Kingston will be transformed into red for World AIDS Day tomorrow in keeping with the Red Fashion Film Festival, to be held at the Courtleigh Auditorium, and the Red Garden Picnic Party on Sunday at Devon House.The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)...

Published:Friday | November 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica Mountain Peak (JMP) has launched its first loyalty card to give back to students who have been steadfast to the coffee brand over the years.The card will offer students and staff of The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, an...

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