The race for the title of Ms Kingston & St. Andrew Festival Queen has begun. There are 12 equally poised powerful women vying for the top slot. Who is it going to be? Who is your favourite?
In partnership with Kingston Creative, two Jamaican artists were invited to attend the American Friends of Jamaica Gala in Miami. The opportunity created at this event afforded the artists to expand their vision of the global potential for their art form.
100+ Voices for Miss Lou, Poetry Tributes, Interviews, and Essays, is the latest publication to benefit under CHASE Fund’s Policy on Literary Works. CHASE has been assisting Jamaican writers for 20 years in highlighting the country’s historical and cultural accomplishments.
Dexter McLean, a Jamaican-born photographer, refuses to let his birth disorder of cerebral palsy limit his potential. His desire to capture his people’s stories on film led him to Olympic Gardens, where he grew up, to photograph family, friends, and characters. These photographs are the subject of his exhibition at London’s Orleans House.
Visitors may now enjoy additional attractions at Dunn’s River Falls with their new Tek-A-Hike activity. Their attraction package can now include climbing the falls, enjoying the beach and their beautiful Tranquillity Gardens, and their beautiful Tranquillity Gardens but also taking a 2 miles hike.
Jamaica 60th Independence celebration was recently launched in Canada by Ministers Grange and Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett. During the launch, Minister Grange announced the lighting up of Niagara Falls.