Lifestyle

Cleaning and Sanitation - Is there really a difference?

Marshalee Valentine | Thursday, November, 22 2018    

Over the last few weeks, we've been exploring food safety from different angles with every article making mention of cleaning and sanitation. Cleaning and sanitation play significant roles in food safety and must be carried out at all stages along the food supply chain, from farm to... Read More

Arosa — Perhaps Jamaica's Best-Kept Wine Secret

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, November, 22 2018    

The Jamaica Chapter of La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs hosted, November 8-11, a combined Caribbean/Atlantic Islands and Southeast US Regions Chapitre (meeting) in Ocho Rios. This regional gathering was supported by local members, members from other Caribbean islands, the US and Europe. The... Read More

A Tru-ly Delicious Lunch

Thursday, November, 22 2018    

Ten students from St Dominic Preparatory School were treated like princesses and princes on Thursday, November 15 by Trade Winds Citrus Limited. The Tru-Juice manufacturer hosted a special five-course luncheon prepared by chef Jacqui Tyson for the fifth Applaud It! event on the 2018... Read More

Jamaica Broilers: Impacting the Lives of Young Men

Wednesday, November, 21 2018    

“How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word. With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments! I have stored up your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.” Psalm 119:9-11 (ESV)  Read More

Celebrating 140 Years of Victoria Mutual

Tuesday, November, 20 2018    

Since 1878 Victoria Mutual has partnered with “industrious, but financially excluded Jamaicans, to assist them with savings and home acquisition”. One hundred and forty years later, the company has remained relevant as it has kept customer and member satisfaction at its core. Read More

The Collection MoDA

Sunday, November, 18 2018    

The anticipation for MoDA was as usual at fever pitch. Patrons arrived styled to the nines to be seen. And seen they were! From a wannabe Beyoncé who kept guests ducking throughout cocktails (let's just say that those potentially retina-damaging spikes were not to be tempted) to a facsimile of... Read More

SO Gardening — Nov 18

Sunday, November, 18 2018    

Dear Orchid Doc: Read More

The Collection MoDA 2018

Sunday, November, 18 2018    

The anticipation for MoDA was as usual at fever pitch. Patrons arrived styled to the nines to be seen. And seen they were! From a wannabe Beyoncé who kept guests ducking throughout cocktails (let's just say that those potentially retina-damaging spikes were not to be tempted) to a... Read More

A Tru Applaud It! Ocassion

Friday, November, 16 2018    

Trade Winds Citrus Limited, makers of Tru-Juice, pulled out all the stops yesterday afternoon when Managing Director Peter McConnell invited 10 St Dominic Preparatory School students to join him and a few of his executives for lunch. The cherub-faced youngsters from... Read More

Chronixx skanks across the UK

Friday, November, 16 2018    

W hen your name is Chronixx, a Grammy-nominated reggae recording artiste, you kick-start your London tour dates with a pop-up shop at Brixton Village Market. Was it well-received? You bet! Just ask the hundreds who showed up to get exclusive Chronixx merch from a... Read More

Applauding It with students from John Mills

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

On Tuesday, November 6, students from John Mills Infant, Primary & Junior High School and their assistant vice-principal Marcia Ennis were invited to lunch by CEO and managing director of NCB Insurance Company Limited Vernon James. As the students filed into the clubhouse of the NCB... Read More

An Applaud it! Luncheon with NCB Foundation

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

Tuesday, November 13 was a special day for 16 primary school students from Pembroke Hall, Duhaney Park, Shortwood Practicing and St Anne's primary schools. They had a special luncheon hosted for them by NCB Foundation in the executive boardroom of The Atrium. The luncheon was a part of... Read More

A Lunch Worthy of Applause

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

There's a reason that the Terra Nova All-Suite hotel is multi-award winning. Whether you're a hotel guest or having a family dinner in one of the restaurants or a busy exec squeezing in after-work drinks with colleagues, or a student of Tivoli Gardens High School, you'll encounter true... Read More

The Importance Of Water Quality In Food Safety

Marshalee Valentine | Thursday, November, 15 2018    

We've all heard the phrase “water is life”. And why wouldn't it be when our bodies are made up of 60% water; the Earth itself having 71%? We are told that we should ensure we drink eight glasses a day in order to regulate our daily bodily functions, but what about our food?... Read More

Raising a glass to Salut!

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

Close to 300 guests of the Jamaica Observer Limited delighted in 45 wines from five purveyors inside the Worthington at the Spanish Court Hotel on Monday, November 12, to celebrate Salut! 2018. Tai Flora Luxe transformed the Worthington into an upscale lounge (think: Nikki Beach) where... Read More



ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Poll

ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT