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Published:Thursday | August 17, 2017 | 8:00 AM

The games are on! Forty teams entered, but only 10 survived to move on to the semi-finals of the Guardsman Games on September 2. Of course, Extra celebrates with CARIFA as they have reached an important milestone. Here are all the highlights.

Published:Wednesday | August 16, 2017 | 8:00 AM

The Jamaica Environment Trust could not have found a more fitting movie to premiere than 'An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.' The new documentary film, is a sequel to the 2006 award winning 'An Inconvenient Truth,' which followed former...

Published:Tuesday | August 15, 2017 | 8:00 AM

1 Some women can become very creative - like the one who discovered that her husband was having dinner with his secret lover. She presented herself at the restaurant and took a table close by, making the couple very uncomfortable. She proceeded to...

Published:Tuesday | August 15, 2017 | 8:00 AM

David 'Squeeze' Annakie brought scores of Kingstonians out to the Market Place on Constant Spring Road over the weekend for a two-night extravaganza to experience what's new at the bigger and better venue of Fiction 2. Today, we bring you more...

Published:Friday | August 11, 2017 | 8:11 AM

Unadulterated fun, mouth-watering dishes and jolting beats defined the second staging of the SOLAR Breakfast Party at the recently renovated Tropical Bliss Beach in Montego Bay, St James.From as early as 5 a.m. Sunday morning, patrons started to...

Published:Friday | August 11, 2017 | 8:11 AM

We end the week with more 'Emancipendence' highlights: from corporate entities embracing the black, green, and gold, to the SOLAR breakfast party, which brought patrons out bright and early on Independence Day for a worthy causeraising funds for the...

Published:Friday | August 11, 2017 | 8:00 AMJanet Silvera

London, United Kingdom:Steel Pulse's highly anticipated performance at Jamaica House in London was received with enthusiasm by those who turned out for the group's hour-long set at the 02 Arena on Wednesday night.The English-based reggae band shared...

Published:Thursday | August 10, 2017 | 8:00 AM

Independence Day began bright and early for partygoers who showed up at Tropical Bliss in Montego Bay for the Solar breakfast party. Our camera was there, and today, we bring you all the highlights.

Published:Wednesday | August 9, 2017 | 8:00 AM

Omar McLeod's victory in the 110-metre hurdles on Monday has given the throngs of Jamaican supporters in London much to celebrate. Today, we bring you more black, green and gold highlights from the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park at the 16th IAAF World...

Published:Tuesday | August 8, 2017 | 8:00 AM

Patriotic pride shone through the dark clouds that hovered over the island on Sunday as Jamaicans, decked in their national colours, turned up at the National Stadium to be part of the Grand Gala. It was by no means a regular celebration as former...

Published:Monday | August 7, 2017 | 8:00 AM

In the peak of the Emancipendence celebrations, there were also celebrations in London, where the streets are punctuated not only with our vibrant colours, but personalities. Hundreds of Jamaicans have journeyed to see the greats at the 2017 IAAF...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 8:00 AMJanet Silvera

WESTERN BUREAU:One of the things we know is that people love food and will travel miles for good food.This was evidenced by the hundreds who turned out for the Hah-R-Mony Entertainment Ocho Rios Seafood Festival on Emancipation Day at the Turtle...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 8:00 AM

Today we end the week with highlights from the second annual Smirnoff Tropical Village in Negril, and the Emancipation Day seafood festival that invaded the resort town of Ocho Rios. Have a wonderful weekend!

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 8:00 AM

The bevy of talented and beautiful Festival Queens toured the COK Sodality Co-operative Credit Union's head offices on Slipe Road last Thursday evening, ahead of Tuesday's coronation. Marketing and sales manager Emma Thomas took the 13 queens on a...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 8:00 AM

On Emancipation Day, visitors to Emancipation Park could not have missed the almost new look of the 'Redemption Song' statue and fountain.In fact, the work to restore both was finished well before August 1 by a team lead by Neville Authers.Authers,...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 8:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Neah Lis got the celebrity stamp of approval from actress Vivica A. Fox for her Cocktails for Charity event last Thursday night at the Spanish Court Hotel, New Kingston in support of the Woman Incorporated (Crisis Centre).Guests showed solidarity,...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 8:00 AM

From partying on our pearly white beaches on the north coast to nation building initiatives, we have it all covered today with a little Something Extra.

Published:Wednesday | August 2, 2017 | 8:00 AM

The city of casual, Negril, was party central as thousand of partygoers journeyed to the west end for the Dream Weekend series. Today, we bring the highlights, plus more action from Vivica A. Fox's birthday celebration on The Rock.

Published:Tuesday | August 1, 2017 | 8:00 AM

It's the party season in Jamaica, and, just in time, American actress Vivica A. Fox flew into the island for some work and play. Fox made the new hotspot in Montego Bay - Hard Rock Cafe - the location for her birthday celebration.She partied up a...

Published:Tuesday | August 1, 2017 | 8:00 AM

Some clients have complained that their lawyers are demanding cash payments for all transactions. They are questioning whether this is a tax-evasion measure, because who wants to have wads of cash stacked on their premises in...

Published:Monday | July 31, 2017 | 7:00 AM

Last Thursday, the Neahlis and Friends' Cocktails for Charity brought together strong women with incredible stories educating persons on the role of the group to assist the Woman Inc. Crisis Centre.Extra also gives you a peek into the training camp...

Published:Friday | July 28, 2017 | 7:14 AMKimberly Goodall

With 18 beauties vying for the title of Miss Universe Jamaica 2017, franchise holders Mark McDermoth and Karl Williams are set on crowning that special young woman, who will not only represent the country on the global stage, but enhance lives...

Published:Friday | July 28, 2017 | 7:00 AMKimberly Goodall

On Saturday, July 22, members of the Jamaican diaspora in New York gathered in Jamaica Estate to help celebrate and support the Children of Jamaica Outreach's (COJO) annual Summer Soiree.The property of Dalbert and Vilma Daley, perfect for the...

Published:Friday | July 28, 2017 | 7:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Supaah Food, anyone? Well, Island Grill has you covered by satisfying your appetite one healthy and hearty bite at a time. The local food chain launched its Supaah Foods menu at their Manor Park location on Wednesday to the delight of sponsors and...

Published:Friday | July 28, 2017 | 7:00 AM

A farm-to-table authentic Jamaican restaurant, serving food grown on lands in the breadbasket parish, is among the new features that the Appleton Estate Rum Experience (AERE) will offer at its iconic St Elizabeth attraction come November.A name...

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