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This day in Jamaican History: Meadowbrook High School

This day in Jamaican History: Meadowbrook High School

On this day in 1958, Meadowbrook High School was founded by the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. The school is located in the community of Meadowbrook in the parish of St. Andrew….Happy...

On this day in Jamaican History: Sean Kingston

On this day in Jamaican History: Sean Kingston

On this day in Jamaican History – On born February 3, 1990  Kisean Anderson, better known by his stage name Sean Kingston, was born in Miami, Florida. He moved to Kingston, Jamaica, when he was six. Sean’s...

Big Baby Sale in Kingston

Big Baby Sale in Kingston

Big Big Oh Baby Sale on Saturday November 30, 2013!!!! We have new and gently used maternity clothes and baby items such as strollers, clothes, shoes, feeding supplies and much more for sale this...

Photo: Scandal Season Premier Party at Pegasus Hotel in Jamaica

Photo: Scandal Season Premier Party at Pegasus Hotel in Jamaica

Scandal fans when it comes to a season premier Jamaica just does it better. The Pegasus Hotel in Jamaica hosted a Scandal season premier party last night (10/03/2013).  So while many of us were...

WIKILEAKS: EXTRADITION OF DRUG KINGPIN NEMBHARD —  NOT AS EASY AS IT LOOKED

WIKILEAKS: EXTRADITION OF DRUG KINGPIN NEMBHARD — NOT AS EASY AS IT LOOKED

Cable time: Mon, 28 Jul 2008 19:41 UTC ¶1. (C) Summary: On the morning of July 4, Drug Kingpin Norris “Dido” Nembhard and four co-conspirators lost their final appeal and were eligible for extradition....

WIKILEAKS: THE RAMBLINGS OF MRS. GOLDING

WIKILEAKS: THE RAMBLINGS OF MRS. GOLDING

Time: Mon, 14 Dec 2009 20:19 UTC ¶1. (C) Lorna Golding, the wife of Prime Minister (PM) Bruce Golding, told Post’s Public Affairs Officer (PAO) Patricia Attkisson that she believes Secretary of State Hillary...

WIKILEAKS: PETER PHILLIPS VOWED NEVER TO SERVE IN ANOTHER PORTIA-LED GOVERNMENT

WIKILEAKS: PETER PHILLIPS VOWED NEVER TO SERVE IN ANOTHER PORTIA-LED GOVERNMENT

Time: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 20:13 UTC Summary: In a recent conversation with the NAS Director, Jamaica’s former Minister of National Security and opposition People’s National Party (PNP) leader, Peter Phillips, agreed that there...

WIKILEAKS: IMPLOSION AT FINANCIAL INVESTIGATIVE DIVISION LEAVES CONTINUED U.S. SUPPORT IN QUESTION

WIKILEAKS: IMPLOSION AT FINANCIAL INVESTIGATIVE DIVISION LEAVES CONTINUED U.S. SUPPORT IN QUESTION

Time: Wed, 7 May 2008 20:32 UTC ¶1. (SBU) Summary: In early April, when the NAS Director was absent from Post, the Government of Jamaica removed the Director, Deputy Director, and key investigative staff...

WIKILEAKS: RECENT ALLEGED HOMOPHOBIC VIOLENCE DEFIES EASY  CATEGORIZATION AS HATE CRIMES

WIKILEAKS: RECENT ALLEGED HOMOPHOBIC VIOLENCE DEFIES EASY CATEGORIZATION AS HATE CRIMES

Time: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 00:00 UTC ————- Summary ————- ¶1. (C) In November and December 2005, two murders in Jamaica were labeled by some gay activists as homophobic hate crimes, although senior police...