Monthly Archives: March 2019

The rise and fall of Ruel Reid

Amid the unfolding scandal in which former Education, Youth and Information Minister Ruel Reid has found himself, Jamaicans have been having serious difficulty aligning the assertions of misconduct with the public persona of the well-known educator.

Brazen double murder

MONTEGO BAY, St James — A tense calm blanketed the tough Rose Heights community in St James last night, following the killing of two residents by armed invaders.

Dorraine Samuels is dead

Broadcaster Dorraine Samuels has died at the age of 59.
Samuels, a long time employee of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group, passed away this afternoon.

Colon cancer danger

ORE people are dying from colorectal cancer (CRC) in Jamaica.

In fact, the country is also seeing an increase in the number of colorectal cancer diagnoses.

Veteran reggae guitarist ‘Bo Pee’ Bowen is dead

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Guitarist Winston “Bo Pee” Bowen, a stalwart musician who worked with reggae music’s elite artistes, died here today at age 62.

Buju sets record straight

For the most part, Buju Banton has been silent since his December 7 release from a US prison where he served a 10-year sentence on drug trafficking charges.