Photos and Video: One dead as heavy rains ravaged several communities in northern Trelawny

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After heavy showers from Wednesday evening into Thursday morning, the parish of Trelawny has suffered heavy damage through the flooding of several communities. One woman is dead allegedly from drowning in the Jackson Town area. She is an elderly woman identified so far as Tulli. Watch video and read story here. The major communities affected...

Video: Elderly woman drowns as heavy rains lash Jackson Town

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The body of a Jackson Town woman was found in the area today after heavy rains pummeled Trelawny from yesterday into today. She is Elizabeth Thompson, popularly known as “Tully.”, She was approximately 60 years old, and a well known person who is said to frequent the Jackson Town square. The Stewart Town police report...

No vendors will be allowed in Water Square for Falmouth Grand Market 2016

Date:  Categories: in Culture, Development, Shopping, Social, Video   Comments: 1

Grand Market or Christmas Eve is the busiest day of the year in Falmouth and most major towns in Jamaica. The hub of Trelawny’s Grand Market celebration is traditionally Water Square. Water Square, the commercial and social center of the parish is normally filled with shoppers, vendors and others on the final shopping day for...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness Tours Falmouth and Martha Brae Divisions: JLP Seeks to Upset PNP

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness Tours Falmouth and Martha Brae Divisions This evening, Prime Minister Andrew Holness toured sections of both Martha Brae and Falmouth Divisions. The Jamaica Labour Party made its intentions clear of trying to unseat two sitting Councillors of the People’s National Party, by bringing in the party leader. JLP Seeks to Upset PNP Both...

Don’t Miss the Biggest Supermoon in 68 years: Best Way To See It on November 14!

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Don’t Miss the Biggest Super Moon in 68 years A rare supermoon is set to light up skies on 13 and 14 November, as the satellite orbits closer to earth than it has done for 70 years. The full moon is expected to appear at its biggest and brightest since January 1948. Because the moon...

Video: Hurricane Matthew 7-day forecast

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https://youtu.be/eiMlawisOI4 This video shows the 7-day forecast for Hurricane Matthew, now that it has moved northward. The starting date of the forecast is October 1, 2016.

Jamaica’s Security Minister Announces Medium-Term Measures to Fight Crime

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National Security Minister Robert Montague has announced several medium term measures aimed at taming the rising crime monster in Jamaica. This is coming on the heels of a sharp rise in murders in St. James. The parish saw its 200th murder of the year this week and is resposible for 21% of the murders committed...

Plant This and Say Goodbye to Spiders, Mice and Other Unwanted Pests in Your Home. Really.

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A mice infestation is probably one of the worst things that can happen in your home, and if you have experienced it, you already know that its elimination is extremely difficult. The numerous methods offered to help you, in this case, are far from pleasant, and hiring an exterminator can be really expensive. Yet, no...

Video: Police Officer Attempts Suicide In Mandeville

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A policeman attempted to commit suicide in Mandeville this morning. A huge crowd watched as the policeman attempted to jump off the roof of a supermarket. In the end, he was rescued by a team that worked for half an hour to get the cop to change his mind. The cop had climbed atop a...

Papa Gus Restaurant featured on Eat Around Jamaica

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Papa Gus Restaurant has been serving dishes from his Foreshore Road, Falmouth location for several years. It is owned and operated by former soldier Augustine ‘Papa Gus’ Josephs. Resturant Week Ambassador Marlon Campbell walked a mile and a half to Papa Gus Restaurant in Falmouth, Trelawny and he was glad he did. The video above...