Food For The Poor 5k set for May 19

Food For The Poor (FFP) will on Sunday, May 19 host its fifth annual 5K Run/Walk to raise funds for the construction of houses for needy Jamaica. The charity organisation last year set its sights o...

April 16, 2019

Thomas, Mondon top Sigma Run

Henry Thomas of UCT Steppers and Elisabeth Mondon, who ran unattached, won the respective men's and women's sections of the Sigma Run at Emancipation Park, New Kingston on Sunday morning. Thomas be...

February 17, 2019

Emancipation Day in Jamaica

Emancipation Day was reinstated as a Public Holiday by Prime Minister PJ Patterson in Jamaica in 1998 after a six year campaign led by the late Professor Rex Nettleford. It was discontinued as a ho...

August 01, 2018
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