North & East

Expect a JLP victory on April 27 — Robertson

Member of Parliament for St Thomas Western James Robertson has expressed confidence that the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) will be victorious in the April 27 by-election called for the Yallahs Division in the constituency. Read More

Stand up for another Bogle — Jackson
People's National Party (PNP) candidate for the April 27 by-election in the Yallahs Division in St Thomas Western, Constantine Bogle is urging residents to vote for him.... Read More

St Mary man makes renewable energy generator
Douglas Ellis is a very creative man. His latest innovation, a renewable energy generator made from items around his home, has his community talking.... Read More

Digicel Foundation launches Lyssons Centre of Excellence
The Digicel Foundation launched its 10th centre of excellence at Lyssons in St Thomas last Tuesday.The centre is expected to benefit 56 students.The centre, along with the other nine, were built at a cost of US$ 1.9 million.... Read More

PHOTO: To serve, protect and reassure

Monday, April, 16 2018    

District constables Andros Steele (left) and Damion Graham, and Woman Constable Suzan Marshall were busy patrolling the streets of Port Antonio in Portland when they paused to pose for a photo. Read More

A wife's pain

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Observer staff reporter | Monday, April, 16 2018    

WHEN gunmen attacked businessman Lloyd Chambers, his wife hoped he would have survived. But that was not to be.He died immediately and his licensed firearm, a Glock 17 pistol, was taken. Read More

PHOTO: Lyssons Centre of Excellence

Monday, April, 16 2018    

Lyssons Centre of Exellence (Photo: Naphtali Junior) Read More

PHOTO: A wife's pain

Monday, April, 16 2018    

This black cloth was tied to the gate of Lloyd Chambers' business place. Chambers was shot dead at his home in Windsor Castle, Portland, on April 9. (Photo: Naphtali Junior) Read More

$50 million for Buff Bay Police Station

Monday, April, 2 2018    

Former Minister of National Security Robert Montague last month announced plans for the construction of a $50-million police station to replace the current one in Buff Bay, Portland. Read More

Career Day at Zion Hill Primary

Monday, April, 2 2018    

Zion Hill Primary school in St Mary recently held its career day under the theme 'Building the Future by Guiding the Present'. Read More

100 not out for Higgin Town's Maizie Rose

Monday, April, 2 2018    

Maizie Rose turned 100 years old last month and family and friends were there to celebrate with her. Read More

Massive police station for Port Maria

Monday, April, 2 2018    

Former National Security Minister, Robert Montague, last month broke ground for construction of a new police station in the St Mary capital of Port Maria. Read More

Buff Bay's Champion Boy

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Observer staff reporter | Monday, April, 2 2018    

ROMAINE Beckford was disappointed with his placement at Buff Bay High School following his sitting of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT), but that disappointment has morphed into joy. Read More

$24-million river training for Buff Bay

Monday, April, 2 2018    

MEMBER of Parliament for Portland Western Daryl Vaz has announced a $24-million river training programme for Buff Bay, which now threatens a housing scheme in the parish of Portland. Read More

$200-million renovation for Buff Bay hospital

Monday, April, 2 2018    

MEMBER of Parliament for Portland Western Daryl Vaz says that the Buff Bay Community Hospital is to be refurbished to the tune of $200 million from the National Health Fund. Read More


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