Jamaica

Students Help Janitor Visit His Family in Jamaica

Herman Gordon, a custodian at Bristol University in England, was surprised in June when 230 students gifted him with money for a vacation to visit …

Sandals

Jamaica’s 380-unit affordable housing complex breaks ground

The development will also bring a community facility, retail, and commercial space to the neighborhood<p>Work on Jamaica’s NYPD parking garage-replacing affordable housing development is now underway. A group of elected officials and the city-selected developer broke ground on Archer Green Apartments, …

Bill de Blasio

CEO of world's largest cannabis company for next week's Canex in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Chairman of the world's largest legal Cannabis company, Canadian based, Canopy Growth, Bruce Linton is among a raft of high-level …

Cannabis Industry

Woman collecting cans fatally struck by vehicle in Queens

A woman collecting cans in Queens was fatally struck by a vehicle early Thursday, police said.<p>The victim, believed to be in her 60s, was hit by a …

Queens

RAWMEDZ partners with College of Agriculture, Science and Education to create joint venture for the cultivation of cannabis in Jamaica

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - RAWMEDZ Inc., a private company based in Toronto, Canada is pleased to announce the signing of a multi-year Joint Venture Agreement with the College of Agriculture, Science and Education ("CASE") an academic institution based in Portland, Jamaica and RAWMEDZ Jamaica …

Cannabis Industry

Strawberry Hill, Jamaica

The peaks of the Blue Mountains rise steeply from the jungle north of Kingston, creating a majestic backdrop for Jamaica’s capital city. Best known …

Lifestyle (Canada)

The "Music Basement Show" #52 for Naja Radio with guest Dj Jamaica Jaxx #2

#52 is out now :)<br>something different again today, a collab b2b show, full of great oldskool funky vibes.<br>My dear friend Mark (aka Jamaica Jaxx), from …

Audio Mixing

Open House for Sunday School 351 Centre St

By<p>This post was contributed by a community member.<p>Looking for a Bible-centered Sunday School? Check out our Sunday School this Sunday, September …

Boston

Rainmaker Worldwide Ships Initial $100,000 Order of its Proprietary Water-to-Water Technology

via OTC PR WIRE -- Rainmaker Worldwide is pleased to announce that it has shipped its initial Water-to-Water unit, valued at $100,000 USD to its …

Wind Power

Protoje on Lauryn Hill's tour

Noted by many music insiders as on one of the greatest album of all time, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill has stood the test of time. Having kicked …

Lauryn Hill

Jamaica Announces Plan to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Plastic Straws

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>As the world’s oceans fill up with plastic, countries around the world are taking action to restrict plastic</i> …

Activism

Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation Raises $500K

The Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation held their 13th Annual Gala Friday night in Toronto, raising more than $500,000 to build schools and empower …

Serena Williams

Jamaica to ban single-use plastic bags, straws by 2019

The Jamaican government this week announced a ban on plastic bags, straws and polystyrene foam set to take effect on Jan. 1, 2019.

Jamaica

Jah Jah City: On Set With The Cast Of ‘The Intent 2: The Come Up’ In Jamaica

There aren’t many independent black British films that sell out cinemas nationwide, so when the <i>The Intent</i> was able to do just that in 2016, as well …

Pop Culture

Jamaica Plain Open Studios, In Its 25th Year, Remains A Place For Chance Encounters

Support the news<p>Joy Cochran, who helps organize the Jamaica Plain Open Studios, says the long-running community event that opens up her neighborhood …

Boston

Two-year-old modern contemporary in Jamaica Plain on sale for $1.25M

House includes large roof deck and potential for four bedrooms<p>The eight-room, 2,325-square-foot modern contemporary at 43 Arborview Road in Jamaica Plain’s Moss Hill area dates from just 2016, when it replaced a dated-looking house from 1955.<p>That 1,201-square-foot house had sold for $481,000 in …

Boston

Carrot Flower brings a healthy sweetness to JP

Jamaica Plain resident Audrey White, a graphic designer, recently opened the shop because she felt the area was lacking a smoothie and juice bar with …

Boston

Olivia Culpo Shows Off Her Abs While Eating Chicken And French Fries In Jamaica

Olivia Culpo fans everywhere have been refreshing their Instagram feeds worldwide just for the star’s fabulous Jamaican photos. Olivia Culpo, who is …

Olivia Culpo

Olivia Culpo Pouts For The Camera In A Colorful Dress As Jamaica Trip Comes To An End

Olivia stunned in a colorful dress in a new photo.<p>Model Olivia Culpo is celebrating the end of filming for her new movie with a colorful photo from …

Olivia Culpo

Jamaica hails ‘best summer ever’

UK arrivals to Jamaica rose by 3% in June and July over the same early summer months last year.<p>Provisional estimates indicate that the island …

Jamaica

MTA Worker Charged With Killing Corrections Officer In Queens: DA

The MTA maintenance worker is accused of firing the fatal bullet at a 27-year-old corrections officer while he was on his way to work.<p>JAMAICA, QUEENS …

Road Rage

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Talks UNWTO Initiatives with TPC

Travel to Jamaica was under the microscope earlier this year, as tourism industry fought to change the perception that it was unsafe.<p>The Jamaican …

Canada

The Story of Folly Ruins, Jamaica

In 1904, Folly Point was a quiet, unspoilt outcrop on this far-flung British colony. The uninterrupted views of the Caribbean sea are …

Saltwater

Jamaican martial artists cop international title

<b>ROSE HALL, St James — The Jamaica Mixed Martial Arts Association could not be faulted if they were to bid for more World Championships at the Montego</b> …

Martial Arts

This Ridiculously Beautiful Resort Is the Best in Jamaica

<i>Originally published by Travel+ Leisure</i><p>Considered one of the top resort hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas, Jamaica’s legendary …

Antiinflammatory

Are you doing enough? - Protoje questions Government's commitment to entertainment

Reggae artiste Protoje says the Government should do more for entertainment. In an interview done by Stephen Cooper last Wednesday in the US, the …

Charisma

NEPA urges Jamaicans to adopt a beach

The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) is calling for Jamaicans to join its Adopt a Beach programme and get directly involved in …

Coastlines

Marcus Garvey’s Vision of Pan-Africanism

<i>This is an excerpt from</i> <i>Rupert Lewis’s</i> <i>Marcus Garvey (University of the West Indies Press, 2017). The book is part of</i> <i>the University of the West Indies</i> …

West Indies

Scythian Biosciences closes acquisition of Marigold Projects Jamaica

Scythian Biosciences (OTCQB:SCCYF) has completed its acquisition of Marigold Acquisitions and now indirectly holds a 49% stake in Marigold Projects …

Business

FSD Pharma Expands Into Jamaican Market

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• Pinterest<br>• LinkedIn<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• E-mail<br>• Reddit<br>• Love This<p>CANADA: FSD Pharma has announce that it intends to launch a strategic partnership …

Cannabis Industry