Sandals treats staff to private viewing of Black Panther

MONTEGO BAY, St James - If all work and no play makes Jack and Jill dull, it's safe to say there are no dull team members at Sandals Resorts International, especially after last week Monday night when the company treated over 100 staff members to a private showing of the highly... Read More

Spot Valley High, Flanker Resource Centre lauded for community projects
FLANKER, St James - The National Integrity Action (NIA), one of two agencies which has partnered with the United States Agency for International Development, Community Empowerment and Transformation Project II (USAID COMET II) has commended the Spot Valley High School and the Flanker...... Read More

Facey Commodity hails 'Good Samaritan'
MONTEGO BAY, St James - Shortly before 7:00 pm on February 15, Leslie Greenfield, a shopkeeper and vendor of Waterworks, Westmoreland, had just completed the unloading of his Isuzu pickup truck at home after a hard day's work, when he heard a loud explosion.... Read More

Play-off race
TUCKER, St James - Former champions Montego Bay United (MBU) and FC Reno will continue their push for a place in the play-offs of the Red Stripe Premier League when they take on the two top-ranked teams on Sunday in third-round action.... Read More

PaKaGe to 'wow' at MoBay High fundraiser

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - The Montego Bay High School Past Students Association will this Saturday stage a concert dubbed:'Wonderful Women of Worth in Concert', at the school's auditorium, as part of efforts by the association to raise funds for the expansion of the... Read More

New Day!

BY MARK CUMMINGS Editor-at-Large WESTERN BUREAU | Thursday, March, 1 2018    

CLARK’S TOWN, Trelawny - When school resumes in April after the Easter break, the staff and over 100 students at the St Michael's Basic School here are expected to begin classes under conditions that are more conducive to teaching and... Read More

Happy homeowners

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

Prime Minister Andrew Holness (centre) join homeowners at the Estuary housing development in Friendship, St James, last Friday, as they celebrate, after receiving the keys to their homes. Read More

Hanover custos bemoans impact of 'alien cultures and values' on society

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, March, 1 2018    

BLENHEIM, Hanover - Custos Rotulorum of Hanover, Dr David Stair, has bemoaned what he called “alien cultures and values” being allowed to infiltrate the society. Read More

PHOTO: Mid-season champs

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

Sheridan Samuels (second row, third left), an executive with the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation, presents the mid-season championships trophy to Jason Malcolm (second row, third left), captain of the Faulkland FC team, after Sunday's game at Jarrett Park. Faulkland FC beat... Read More

NBL-West return round begins today

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - The return round of the National Basketball League-Western Conference gets underway this afternoon with defending champions Granville Jaguars taking on Cornwall Courts Chargers at the Montego Bay Cricket Club, starting at 6:15 pm. Read More

Spicy Hill seek three in Trelawny FA Major League

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

BUNKER'S HILL, Trelawny - Spicy Hill SC will go after a third- straight win in the Trelawny FA Grandeur Transport/Monymusk Rums Major League on Sunday when they take on Invaders SC in a rescheduled game at Bunker's Hill starting at 3:30 pm. Read More

Journalist Volney Barrett is dead

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

Western Jamaica journalist Volney Barrett is dead. The 32-year-old Barrett died at home in Montego Bay at about 2:00 am, a day after he reportedly underwent dialysis and paracentesis at a medical facility. Read More

PHOTO: 'We Care' donation

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

Antidote Entertainment directors (from right) Steffan-Chad Haughton and Rameses McGregor hands over a symbolic cheque for $400,000 from the last staging of SOLAR — The All-Inclusive Breakfast Party in August 2017, to “We Care for Cornwall Regional Hospital” Foundation director... Read More

Western Sport Diary - March 1

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

TODAYSt James FA Sandals/ATLDivision OneCambridge vs Fire House SC — Cambridge High 3:30 pmCopperwood vs Paradise FC — UDC field 3:30 pm NBL-Western Conference Read More

Mega Crusade for MoBay

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - As the security forces sustain the state of public emergency in St James, the church in Montego Bay is continuing its drive for transformation with an initiative aimed at bringing hope and healing to the city. Read More


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