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Barrier opening for pedestrian crossing leads to driver abuse 

Just two days after China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) workers were forced to remove a section of the recently installed Jersey barrier along Constant Spring Road in St Andrew, it appears that unruly motorists are already creating problems as a result of the change.

Female lawyer killed in ‘Ochi’ identified; mom battling for life 

Grief has struck the resort town of Ocho Rios in St Ann with the news of the heinous murder of a prominent female attorney there and the wounding of her mother while both were inside a vehicle on Milford Road on Friday.

Awaiting fate

NASSAU, The Bahamas — At least one Jamaican in hurricane-ravaged Grand Bahama has battened down ahead of a weather system that is expected to bear down on the islands in north-western Bahamas this weekend.

Jamaican doctor answers call of duty on American Airlines flight 

As the American Airlines flight hurtled Thursday morning past Cuba on its way to Miami, there was a frantic plea from an elderly woman: “is there a doctor on board?’. Her male companion, a white haired septuagenarian had fainted in her arms, and she feared the worst.

Tessanne Chin expecting baby girl 

Social media exploded with glee Tuesday morning as singer Tessanne Chin announced that she is expecting a baby girl in 2020.

Canadian investor to build ice rink for winter sports on north coast 

A Canadian investor has indicated readiness to build an ice rink for Jamaica’s ice hockey team on the country’s north coast, as part of a package that includes the construction of an eight hundred room boutique hotel.