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Bartlett: Visitor arrival should hit 4.4-million mark by year end

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has said that by the end of the year Jamaica would welcome approximately 2.3 million stopover and 2.1 cruise visitors, pushing the tally to record 4.4 million visitors to the island in a year. Read More

Clarendon street to be named in Davina Bennett's honour
MIDDLE Street in Mitchell Town, Clarendon, is to be renamed in honour of Davina Bennett, Miss Universe Jamaica 2017.... Read More

Traffic congestion caused by collapsed road eases in Falmouth
HAGUE, Falmouth — The National Works Agency (NWA) yesterday carried out rehabilitation work on a section of the Falmouth Bypass in Trelawny that collapsed on Wednesday following consistent rainfall that has been lashing the parish.... Read More

Contax360 awards excellence
More than 25 employees of Contax360 BPO Solutions were on Saturday recognised for outstanding performance during the company's annual staff party and awards function held at Pier 1 in Montego Bay. ... Read More

Mount Airy Primary and Infant School tops recycling competition

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

NEGRIL, Westmoreland — Mount Airy Primary and Infant School recently copped two coveted awards in the Ministry of Tourism Negril Recycling competition. Read More

Gibbs lauds MoBay's mayor for recovery efforts after flooding

BY HORACE HINES Observer West reporter | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James – President of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce T'Shura Gibbs has commended Mayor of Montego Bay Homer Davis for his inspirational leadership in returning the city to normalcy after it was ravaged by flash flooding last month. Read More

Rasta Rootz Fest kicks off in Negril tomorrow

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

 THE three nights of musical offerings during the 2017 Rastafari Rootz Fest will kick off with an impressive line-up of reggae artistes at the Long Bay Beach in Negril, Westmoreland tomorrow night. Read More

'Ad hoc buildings'

BY ANTHONY LEWIS Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

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Stop Bullying 6K Run/Walk set for tomorrow

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

LITTLE LONDON, Westmoreland — Read More

GAME TIME!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

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Sandals South Coast seek revenge against FC Reno

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

FROME, Westmoreland — Sandals South Coast will be seeking to avenge their first-round loss when they take on FC Reno in the second Westmoreland derby of the Red Stripe Premier League season at Frome on Sunday, starting at 3:00pm. Read More

Consider the youngsters, ISSA

With Paul Reid | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

THE 2017 high school football season is over for most football fans after Saturday's Olivier Shield game where Manning Cup champions Jamaica College beat daCosta Cup holders Rusea's High 3-2 for their fifth straight hold, bringing to an end an eventful season and coach Miguel Coley's... Read More

Entertainment Diary — December 14

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

THURSDAY, December 14 Exotic Thursdays@ SundazeBar & GrillGloucester Ave, Montego BayTime: 10:00 pm  Heineken All Star Thursdays Read More

JetBlue, Sandals Foundation partner to give Eltham Community Centre facelift

BY REANE DIXON Observer staff reporter dixonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 11 2017    

THE Eltham Community Centre received a much-needed facelift recently after the Sandals Foundation partnered with JetBlue on the airline's 'JetBlue For Good' initiative to refurbish the facility. Read More

Weeping policeman

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Observer staff reporter francisk@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 11 2017    

A policeman was left in tears after failing to thwart a series of robberies that occurred in Claremont, St Ann, over the past three weeks.The cop was left incapacitated at the Claremont Police Station, where there is no service vehicle. Read More



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