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Voices of Jamaica

Sunday, May, 31 2020    

When Jon Baker and Steve Beaver decided to upgrade Geejam Recording Studios and open a small but exclusive boutique hotel in San San, Port Antonio, back in 2008, they were fully aware, having both enjoyed long and successful careers in the music industry, just how unique Geejam needed to be,... Read More

SO2 May 31

Sunday, May, 31 2020    

First... Read More

Financially Fit For The Long Haul

Sunday, May, 31 2020    

It is human nature to want immediate results; let's face it, we thrive on instant gratification. Waiting around and doing nothing can leave us feeling helpless, especially during this time when we are encouraged to “wait and see” what happens. More often than not we know a... Read More

SO Gardening May 31

Sunday, May, 31 2020    

Dear Orchid Doc:Do orchids need to be fertilised while they are in flower? If yes, what fertiliser should I use? Concerned Reader Dear Concerned Reader: Read More

Out of Many, Two

Thursday, May, 28 2020    

Take two sisters with roots in Jamaica, New York and London — Juliet's a graduate of the Natural Gourmet Institute and has over 15 years' experience in the culinary arts, while Justine, who comes with a background in real estate, fashion, and music, curates the ambience and the... Read More

On The Front Line... Despite COVID-19, Island Grill Opens Another Location

Thursday, May, 28 2020    

Jaws dropped on Monday, May 18, when Island Grill opened its newest location at 91 King Street. Read More

On the Menu @ Butcher Block

Thursday, May, 28 2020    

What's on Master Meat Crafter Gregory Burrowes' grill today? Thursday Food has the scoop: Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp with Pepper Jelly Glaze, Rosemary Brown Sugar Pork Chops, Easy Barbecued Spareribs and Spicy Garlic Salmon.  Read More

Food Safety During And After COVID-19

NAVENIA WELLINGTON Food Safety and Management System Practitioner | Thursday, May, 28 2020    

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), there is no evidence COVID-19 can be transmitted by food. But we have all gotten a chuckle out of the social media memes with the dancing pall-bearers and individuals eating foods they touched with their gloved hands... Read More

Grace Jerk Done 'Wright'

Thursday, May, 28 2020    

Today we are taking it straight to the grill with someone who has become very familiar with the foodie landscape over the last decade: Entertainment maverick and restaurateur PJ Wright. As a director of Taste of Life which currently owns and operates Chillin Restaurant and manages CRU... Read More

Are you #BarReady?

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, May, 28 2020    

Community bars are slowly opening since they were ordered closed mid-March by the Government of Jamaica. Although style bars have not yet been given the green light bartenders are in preparation mode. Bar None checked in with three such bartenders. Read More

My Forever Five: Tashika Grant

Tuesday, May, 26 2020    

Tashika Grant says she fell in love with fashion whilst flipping through fashion magazines and old clothing catalogues. But she quickly realised she wasn't the average fashionista, and if she wanted to add one-of-a-kind, long-lasting items to her wardrobe she would have to go vintage. Read More

VOWS: In Love Forever

Tuesday, May, 26 2020    

Mercifully, there was no seven-year itch! Sunday, February 2, 2020, at the Borghinvilla, Discovery Bay saw the culmination in I do's after seven years of courtship for Canadian Sydney Smith and Jamaican Ricardo Scott. The chemistry was undeniable when the two met during a night on the... Read More

A Conversation With Stefanie Cove

Tuesday, May, 26 2020    

You've asked and we've answered! Welcome to your weekly column Happily Ever After with wedding consultant Shikima Hinds, who will each week spotlight all the questions you've been asking since COVID-19 was added to the guest list! Read More

Movin' On Up with Adam & Eve (Part 3)

Tuesday, May, 26 2020    

Adam & Eve Day Spa is moving on up! The business, which has been in operation for 12 years, has relocated to a bigger and better facility, and has added to its spa menu, even while maintaining elements that have become the fabric of their operation. Read More

Out There Without Fear: Jamaica's Dancehall

Sunday, May, 24 2020    

Joelle Powe is an aspiring Jamaican anthropologist in her third year of university at Bard College in New York who believes that for almost half-a-century, Jamaica's dancehall dancers have been observing and interpreting the world through dance. She cites the over 1,000... Read More



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