Anger and frustration gripped the community of Providence Pen Lane in St Andrew as residents took to the streets to voice their opinions about the death of 17-year-old Cee-Jay Lake, aka CJ, who was killed by the police on Monday night. Things escalated even further last night when thugs fired...
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Hubert Ebanks is on the verge of being homeless. The house in which the 66-year-old lives in Flagaman, St Elizabeth, has been deemed unfit for living by the health department. Ebanks said he was born in the house, and he later inherited it from his parents. He said that the...
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Dancehall entertainers are often criticised for not doing enough to meaningfully contribute to the country's holistic development. Today, however, at least one dancehall artiste has been thrust into the spotlight for something good as she prepares to give back in her own special way. For the next few weeks, @therealstacious...
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The Ministry of Health said it has been informed of an incident where several children at a primary school in St Thomas were given pills by an unauthorised person. In a media release yesterday, the Ministry said that the St Thomas Health Department (STHD) was alerted last Friday by the...
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Jou'Vaughn Reid, 24, fell ill shortly after his mother passed away on April 15, now he is faced with another health battle. Reid told THE STAR, "My white blood cell count was high and I wasn't breathing so well. They worked on that and I was discharged. One night I...
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The local track and field fraternity has been plunged into mourning following the death of 400-metre runner and former Calabar High School athlete, 25-year-old Kavon Nelson. Nelson was killed by gunmen early yesterday morning at his home on Macville Terrace, Kingston 19. Reports from the police are that at about...
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