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April 30, 2009

Welcome to Publication #24!

Issue #24: April 2009

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Hi again!

William Shakespeare once said, "April hath put a spirit of youth in everything." And that is so true for me!

While I still have a lot to juggle, I've started to balance my time a little better. In addition, I've stopped eating late and is deliberately making more time to play my favourite sport, Cricket.

In fact, we have competitive cricket right back to July!

Sorry, but forget me! There is a lot happening in Jamaica - but no less on the website, so...

let's get rolling!


  1. Did you Know?

    Insightful and Intriguing Jamaican facts and trivia.

  2. The Latest on!

    1. Finding Someone in Jamaica (by Wellesley)
    2. A Guide to Buying Real Estate in Jamaica (by Daille Nation-Ashley)

  3. The Latest on Jamaica!

    1. More Taxes!
    2. Jamaica To Be Featured
    3. Usain Bolt Met In an Accident

  4. Feature!

    • Commentary - Crime & Poverty

  5. Summary!


Did you Know?


  • ...That the highest point in Jamaica is the blue Mountain Peak, towering at 7,402 feet above sea level?

    On a clear day with clear skies, the outline of the island Cuba can be seen clearly from there.

  • ...that Jamaica has some of the best natural mineral Spas in the world?

    Some of which have high therapeutic value. The warm saline and radioactive Milk River and the hot sulphurous at Bath in St. Thomas are typical examples.

Well, now you know!

Consider getting the entire collection of these Intriguing facts about Jamaica. You can get the convenient ebook version, or the popular hard copy version here.


The Latest on

  1. Finding Someone in Jamaica

    This might just come in helpful to you, or someone you know. Here's the page.

  2. A Guide to Buying Real Estate in Jamaica

    Daille did a great job I think, putting this article together. I do hope you'll find it useful. Click Here to view.

By the way, if you haven't done so as yet, make sure you Subscribe to my Blog and stay on top of the very latest additions or changes on this website.


The Latest from Jamaica!


  1. More Taxes!

    Last week our government announced new tax measures to finance the $556.7 billion budget.

    Here's The Preview and then The Summary.

    I welcome your feedback here

  2. Jamaica To Be Featured

    "Jamaica will be featured at Flower Mart 2009, the premier outdoor festival for garden and floral enthusiasts from the mid-Atlantic United States region, to be held from May 1 to 2, in Washington, DC, USA..."

    Full story in this article.

  3. Usain Bolt Met In an Accident

    "WORLD 100 and 200-metre record holder Usain Bolt has been admitted to hospital, reportedly in good condition, following a motor car accident along the Vineyard Toll section of Highway 2000, St Catherine today at about 1:30 pm..."

    Full story in this Observer article.

AND, lot's more is happening in Jamaica (and about Jamaica), please consider bookmarking this page and keep on top of the very latest news & events from Jamaica.



  • Commentary - Crime & Poverty

    Chiston, one of my valued subscribers from the UK, gave his candid views on the subject. He hits the nail right on the head.

    Click Here to read his article.



Last month I asked and quite a few of my subscribers jumped in and help me out by answering some questions.

If you are willing to help, it's still not too late, Simply click on Click Here to Post Comments (from link above) to help.

And yes, I don't wish to be a bother but please, if you haven't yet started telling others about the site, please start doing so now.

They'll appreciate the free information plus it means increase popularity for my site as well.

You may simply forward this newsletter to him or her OR Click here and send them the link to the site.

Thanks again. See you next issue!


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