Jamaica Observer http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/ JamaicaObserver.com, the most concise and in-depth website for news coverage on Jamaica and the Caribbean. Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Changing guard http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/CDA-panel The second group of children to serve on the Child Development Agency's (CDA) Children's Advisory Panel (CAP) was made official at a recent handing over and appreciation ceremony, held at the Pollyanna Restaurant, in Kingston on Friday, February 20. Teenage Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:30:25 GMT Simply the best http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/note-4-review The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is a big deal in every sense of the word. Samsung ensured that they held nothing back when it came to the features of the phablet (phone and tablet combo) and this is evident in the impressive specs which the device has. Teenage Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:06:22 GMT Sasco and Dream http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/in-case-2-24-15 Agent Sasco featured on a Kendrick Lamar track Teenage Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:25:01 GMT All-Star Edition http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/iLIKES-2-21-15 This week, we have a special teenAGE iLIKES for you with the top five plays that impressed us in the record-breaking All-Star Game, which the West All Stars won 163-158 at the Madison Square Garden. This was the highest scoring All-Star Game as well as having the most attempted three-pointers with 133. Teenage Sun, 22 Feb 2015 18:23:25 GMT OKC sneak in http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/NBA-Update-2-21-15 Western Conference Teenage Sun, 22 Feb 2015 18:03:27 GMT Windies win… http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/AtBT-2-21-15 1 After slumping to an embarrassing defeat to Ireland, the West Indies recovered to defeat Pakistan by 150 runs at the Cricket World Cup. Thanks to good batting in the middle overs from Marlon Samuels, Dinesh Ramdin and Lendl Simmons as well as fireworks from Andre Russell and Darren Sammy, the West Indies amassed a reasonable 310 for 6. They then bowled and fielded well, at one point have the Pakistanis at 1-4, to win their first game of this World Cup. Teenage Sun, 22 Feb 2015 17:42:59 GMT Shock results http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/Euro-roundup-2-22-15 Burnley surprises again Teenage Sun, 22 Feb 2015 17:18:47 GMT The winners are… http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/YVA-preview Tomorrow the winners of the 2015 Youth View Awards will be revealed at the National Indoor Sports Centre. Teenage Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:54:40 GMT MD dreams http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/CIBC-day He is only 16, but after a day spent “shadowing” CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank Managing Director, Nigel Holness, Sayeed Bernard says “if Mr Holness decides to leave, I’ll take the job”. Teenage Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:46:43 GMT Drake did what?! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/in-case-2-18-15 Drake's surprise new album Teenage Tue, 17 Feb 2015 10:45:33 GMT Sharp focus http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/forum-2-16-15 Jacqueline Sharp, president & CEO of Scotiabank, Jamaica challenged the upper sixth students of Wolmer’s Girls to always strive for excellence, especially in today’s working world where it is dynamic, rapidly changing and technology is ever evolving. Teenage Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:58:07 GMT New York and more http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/NBA-Update-2-16-15 Western Conference Teenage Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:51:06 GMT Goal fest in Germany http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/Euro-roundup-2-16-15 Atletico fall behind rivals Teenage Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:29:41 GMT All-stars and more http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/iLIKES-2-15-15 5 DeMar DeRozan provides the tie-breaker late on for the Raptors as he dummies two Wizards players before placing it in the basket for the two points. Teenage Sun, 15 Feb 2015 20:14:49 GMT Shakepeare for now http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/shakespeare A unique competition, centred on the adaptation of William Shakespeare’s plays, has been launched for Jamaican high school students. Teenage Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:39:21 GMT Cool as cucumber http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/Health-2-13-15 Cucumbers are “fruits” of a creeping vine and usually contains more than 90 per cent of water — but is generally considered a vegetable. Teenage Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:14:32 GMT The King & The Grammy's http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/in-case-2-10-15 Long Live the King Teenage Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:49:21 GMT Refined style http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/Hauser-profile Young fashion designer Brian Ingleton, more locally know as Brian Hauser (BH) will prove to be a name to remember in the coming years. Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:45:51 GMT Star Profile http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/star-profile2015-02-09T12-52-40 Joel Cunningham (JC) is no stranger to success on and off the football pitch. The 18-year-old had a stellar season as captain of the Wolmer’s Boys 2014 Manning Cup team. Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:25:57 GMT Hot picks http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/euro-transfers With the winter transfer window done with, it is time to recap on the movements made in January by looking at the top five transfers completed over the 31 days. Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:19:59 GMT WI World Cup chances http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/WI-chances The 11th Cricket World Cup begins February 14 (the 13th, Caribbean time) and while many other teams are enjoying smooth preparations for the tournament, the West Indies team have endured a tumultuous if not heart-wrenching last four months. Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 11:19:44 GMT Clippers lose three http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/NBA-Update-2-9-15 Western Conference Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:16:16 GMT African Cup & more… http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/AtBT2-9-15 1 Ivory Coast defeated Ghana in an epic finals for the 2015 African Cup of Nations Champion. The Ivorians, claimed their for AFCON title in 23 years after ending full and extra-time with a deciding goal. This lead to penalties and a dramatic 9-8 scoreline to lift the title. Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry saved a penalty from Ghana goalkeeper Razak Braimah and then buried his own spot kick in the shoot-out. Teenage Mon, 09 Feb 2015 09:12:20 GMT CDA art winners http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/CDA-winners Imaginative and colourful works of art framed the walls of the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Library, as some 30 children from over 10 schools across Jamaica gave expression to their thoughts on matters relating to child abuse prevention and protection. Teenage Sat, 07 Feb 2015 18:00:15 GMT Of months, charts and the Super Bowl http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/teenage/ent-globe-4-2-15 5 Daughter of late international musical icon Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown, is now battling for life in Hospital. The 21 year old is in a medically-induced coma, after she was found unconscious in a tub full of water on Saturday. A chilling mystery surrounds the incident, as the circumstances are similar to those under which Whitney Houston died almost three years ago. Teenage Wed, 04 Feb 2015 09:16:00 GMT