May 19, 2017
pouch stuck in barrel

The Case Of The Curious Pouch

This installment of “On The Sidelines” is off the beaten track as you will no doubt discover. Hopefully you my readers, will find this story interesting. […]
May 19, 2017
Jamaica Defense Force Helicopter

News Flash: One Dead As JDF HELICOPTER Airlifts Emergency Supplies …

As the Andrew Holness administration attempts to bring normalcy to Jamaica following days of torrential showers, there is a report that one Brown, 26 described as […]
May 18, 2017
prime minister assist persons

Gov’t to Assist Persons Affected by Flood Rains

The Government will be providing financial assistance to persons who have been severely affected by recent flood rains. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, said […]
May 18, 2017
NIC road flooding

Interruptions in NIC Service Operations

The National Irrigation Commission Limited ( NIC ) wishes to advise that it has activated its disaster preparedness plan in an effort to mitigate the effects […]
May 18, 2017
Ministry discussing extreme rainfall and infrastructure

Infrastructure Inadequate to Deal with Extreme Rainfall

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says the damage caused by the heavy rainfall is a clear indication that the infrastructure network […]
May 18, 2017
Kelly Tomblin discussing power outages

17,000 Lose Power Following Heavy Rains … Jamaica, W.I.

The tiny island of Jamaica of 4,411square miles, has experienced significantly higher than normal levels of rainfall dumped on it over the past 24 or so […]
May 17, 2017
prime minister visits flooded areas

Prime Minister Tours Affected Parishes

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness is currently touring areas severely impacted by the recent heavy rains. Some of the areas to be toured are […]