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Apr 14, 2021

What Can I Bring To Jamaica

MBJ Airport Farrah asked about foods but my associate grabbed the opportunity to make it a quite comprehensive and compelling response, fit for anyone

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Apr 12, 2021

The Jamaican Duck Flower | Powerful Detox

Natasha, from my online community, reached out to me asking about a particular plant, actually a flower… The DUCK FLOWER! Now I figured it had some

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Apr 10, 2021

10 Popular Jamaican Ring Games | Jamaican Children Games

What are the most loved Jamaican ring games? I have a list of the top 10 for you!

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Apr 03, 2021

Ms Ina's Original Jamaican Easter Bun | Traditional & Authentic Jamaican

So yes, we are officially in the heart of the Easter Season! And there is no Easter in Jamaica without Bun & Cheese; you know that right? Oh yeah!

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Apr 02, 2021

Why do Jamaicans eat bun and cheese for Easter? | Jamaican Easter Traditions

By Kesha Stewart, Associate Writer Most Jamaicans consider certain things mandatory for the perfect Easter experience. These include attending church

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Apr 01, 2021

What do Jamaicans do for Easter?

What do Jamaicans do for Easter? || by Aneisha Dobson, Associate Writer Easter is a popular holiday in several countries across the world, and Jamaica

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Mar 27, 2021

Volunteerism In Jamaica

What volunteer opportunities are available in Jamaica? Actually there are quite a few! Thanks so much to Teresa in Canada for asking. Here's her question

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Mar 27, 2021

Countries in Jamaica | Can I have the names?

Parishes In Jamaica Countries in Jamaica? Hmmm. This one is quite odd, but then again it was a sincere question the asker wanted an answer to. Uncommon

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Mar 20, 2021

Jamaica’s Weather in March | What Can I Expect Upon Visiting Jamaica?

by Arriel Bullock | Associate Writer Jamaica is a tropical island, which means it enjoys nice, warm weather all year round. The lush vegetation, beautiful

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Mar 13, 2021

Activities in Jamaica | Fun Things To Do In Jamaica

Looking for fun and exciting to do in Jamaica? Here is a list of the most fun & exciting vacation activities in Jamaica

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Mar 09, 2021

Will Jamaicans Take The COVID-19 Vaccine?

By Arriel Bullock, Associate Writer The first batch of the long awaited COVID-19 vaccines; donated to Jamaica by the Government of India; finally arrived

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Mar 06, 2021

Jamaica Virtual Tour | Highlights Of Radio Interview

I was a guest on a popular radio program out of Chicago recently. It's called The Pirate Show on Bleat Network. The program was hosted by Garry. After

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Mar 06, 2021

Jamaican Climate | The Weather & Climate of Jamaica By Month

When should you visit Jamaica to get the best weather? Here's what you really need to know about the Jamaican climate during the year

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Feb 27, 2021

Will Jamaica Get The Covid-19 Vaccine?

by Arriel Bullock, Associate Writer February 26, 2021 It has been almost one full year since the first case of COVID-19 was recorded in Jamaica on March

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Feb 25, 2021

What is Jamaica Day about?

I’m a born Jamaican, I’m a son of the soil, I love the sea, I love the sun, Lord I love this land -- “Born Jamaican” by Stanley and the Astronauts

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Feb 19, 2021

Covid Testing Locations In Jamaica

A few days ago my cousin Andy reached out to me from the USA. He apparently has a friend who was leaving Jamaica to visit the USA who learned that he

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Feb 19, 2021

Why do we celebrate Black History month in Jamaica?

Why do we celebrate Black History month in Jamaica? By Kadian Clarke, Forum Contributor Black History Month is observed annually in Jamaica in the month

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Feb 19, 2021

Jamaican Dress - One People, One Fashion

QUESTION about: Jamaican Dress - One People, One Fashion How do Jamaicans dress before the 21st century. What also influenced what we used to and now

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Feb 19, 2021

SIMMS' TRUCKING & REMOVAL SERVICES

SIMMS' TRUCKING & REMOVAL SERVICES has been offering excellent trucking and customer service to all its customers and clients for the past five years.

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Feb 19, 2021

Newport Fersan (Jamaica) Limited Seeks Delivery Assistant

We are looking for a Delivery Assistant who is required to assist the Delivery Driver in the distribution of products to our customers in a professional

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Feb 13, 2021

Most Eaten Fruits In Jamaica | The Fruits Jamaican REALLY Love

We really love our fruits, and we are so blessed to have several to choose from, here though are the top ten most favourite fruits in Jamaica

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Feb 02, 2021

Top Ten (10) Jamaican Films | The Best Of All Time

Jamaica has produced many notable films which continue to impact Jamaican and international pop culture today, here now are the 10 most love Jamaican films.

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Feb 01, 2021

My Jamaican Sea Moss Harvesting Adventure | How We Harvest Jamaican Irish Moss

Earlier this week, I had the wonderful accompany my friend, Ms (Maxine) James and her family to do sea moss (Irish Moss) harvesting. It has been long

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Jan 28, 2021

Things 'Yardie's Miss' - Top Five Reasons Jamaicans Miss Home

It is no secret Jamaicans living in the diaspora and other places outside the country get really homesick, here are some reasons why.

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Jan 16, 2021

Meet The Master Jamaican Drum Maker - King Toto | Traditional Jamaican Drums

If you ever happen to sought someone who, despite the daily conflicts, chaos, complications and confusion, is totally at peace with himself, free, as

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Jan 09, 2021

English Place Names In Jamaica | Popular places named by the British in Jamaica

This question provided us the wonderful opportunity to provide some quite interesting and insightful information that I hope Shantae, and indeed all

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Jan 09, 2021

A Djembe Drum From Jamaica

You believe me when I tell you that my readers inspire me? Oh yeah, I often get excellent (and timely) ideas and attribute some of my best learnings

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Jan 06, 2021

LIVE: Accompong Maroon Festival 2021

Even with the Covid19 restrictions, the 2021 edition of the Accompong Maroon Festival is Live in earnest on PBCJamaica.

Many of us are not able to visit this year, but we can watch it live today.

Below is the link, embedded on my website.

Watch, learn and enjoy.

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Jan 05, 2021

Jamaican Business Mogul Gordon Butch Stewart Is Dead

January 5, 2020 I just woke to the news that the legendary hotelier and businessman, Gordon 'Butch' Stewart died last evening. Quite a shock I tell

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Jan 02, 2021

Happy New Year 2021

Welcome to 2021 my friend! Like many around the world, you are extremely happy to see the back of 2020 right? In my Christmas message I mentioned just

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