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Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:11 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

Jamaica has a very rich history, from being colonised and fought over until the day the country was called a free nation. This has lead to the resilience of Jamaicans, whose history has also led to the added benefit of the different cultures...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:09 AM

There is constant pressure for organisations and the teams that make them up to be more productive. Talent managers and other human resource (HR) professionals invest a great deal of time in search of some new tweak that could improve the...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:09 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

The old adage, ‘Children live what they learn’, continues to ring true for Paul ‘Cashflow Neil’ Mitchell and his brother, Ernesto ‘Xtreme’ Mitchell. They, along with their father, Paul Mitchell Sr, and a friend, Ryan ‘Cashflow Rinse’ Barrett, are...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:07 AMJanet Silvera - Outlook Writer

Last year, the bulk of their money was spent on sending 195 students to tertiary institutions and the construction of four computer rooms in primary schools in what used to be called the ‘Cinderella Parish’. This year, Hanover Charities will erect...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:06 AM

This house has unequivocally demonstrated that it cannot, and will not, allow anyone to experience any sense of monotony and dreariness within its walls. It knows only too well the stress-related mental and emotional costs associated with boring...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Pretty Girls Party Check out Pretty Girls Alone at 3 Deanery Road on Monday, February 24 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Game Night Pepperwood presents Game Night at 2 Chelsea Avenue, on Tuesday, February 25, from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Games include dominoes,...

Published:Sunday | February 23, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Q I saw where you wrote about how to sweat less in the vaginal area, but I would like to know what is the best way to get rid of vaginal odour? No matter what I have tried, it still has a smell, especially at the end of the day. Is that normal? Or...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:10 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston - Outlook Writer

The Women for Change Empowerment Organisation recently celebrated only their second year of operation and already they are creating waves in Clarendon. To mark their milestone, the team went to the St Monica’s Home for Children to spread love and...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Q. I am a Jamaican living in England. I love callaloo, but mostly have to consume it from the tin. However, after eating callaloo, I cannot go to the toilet for a week. My bowel gets very hard and dry, although I take in lots of water/liquid. After...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Party Enjoy We Born To The Greatness on Wednesday, February 19, at Keems Sports Bar, Fort Augusta Drive, Portmore. Film Find out which show will be featured at Reggae Films In The Park, this Friday, February 21 at Emancipation Park, starting at 7...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:07 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

Jamaica, the land of wood and water, is famous for its beautiful, pristine beaches, and spending a day at one of them is a favourite pastime for many locals, especially on weekends or on public holidays. This week, Island Trekking paid a visit to...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:06 AM

It’s now one year since I’ve been producing this weekly Dream House series again, which I originally wrote for 10 years, 1992-2002. I recommitted to searching and finding extraordinary and unforgettable houses wherever the journey may take me –...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:06 AMTrevor Smith - Guest Columnist

From the earliest years, parents hope that their children will excel in some way. This hope is manifested as a quest for excellence. The pressure for individuals to excel is reinforced by teachers, coaches, employers, certifying authorities, and...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:06 AMKareem LaTouche - Outlook Writer

Located a stone’s through outside the city life of Ocho Rios is The Blue House, a family-owned property that has been in existence since 2006. Coming from Chinese descendants, owners of The Blue House, the Yap family, quickly fell in love with the...

Published:Sunday | February 16, 2020 | 12:05 AMVanessa James - Outlook Writer

February 12, 2020, was a very special day for Thaddeus and Tetlah Butler as that was when the couple celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary. The two became one in 1960 and have been inseparable ever since, even when they were oceans apart....

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:14 AM

In recognition of World Cancer Day 2020, which was observed on February 4, Outlook shares the story of a man whose world was shattered when he got the shock diagnosis of breast cancer 10 years ago. What started out as a feeling of tenderness in...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Party Enjoy We Born To The Greatness on Wednesday, February 19, at Keems Sports Bar, Fort Augusta Drive, Portmore. Film Find out which show will be featured at Reggae Films In The Park this Friday, February 21, at Emancipation Park, starting...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Q I would like to know if men can get dandruff on their testicles? For me, it started with a lot of itching down there. I thought my girlfriend had given me a yeast infection. However, she said she didn’t have one. She then told me that she saw...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Humankind is continually transforming and reshaping the world through architecture, with the dwelling house being endlessly interpreted throughout history. This one continues in that vein. The building’s proud designer and owner is early 70-plus...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:10 AM

What was originally intended to be a five-episode YouTube summer series in 2019 has carved out a space for itself among Jamaicans, prompting it to be extended to seven episodes, as well as continuing the discussions beyond the airing of the YouTube...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill - Outlook Writer

For centuries, depictions of the human figure were prized more highly than those of still-life, animals, or landscape; and from the Renaissance onwards, anatomy became a staple. The human figure in art carries, in different ways and through...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:06 AM

Confidence is a necessary ingredient for success in sports and in life. However, too much confidence breeds complacency, which, in turn, delivers disastrous consequences. One of the best examples of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory took...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:05 AMVanessa James - Gleaner Writer

The story is often told of those who are blessed to receive more than they expected, yet sadly, they sometimes forget where they are coming from. Then there are those who see the need to share their blessings by assisting others to make their...

Published:Sunday | February 9, 2020 | 12:05 AMKareem LaTouche

Alwyn Williams has fond memories of his childhood days growing up in Farm Town in Discovery Bay, St Ann, where he spent a lot of time running through the bushes and playing football with friends on open fields. “As a teen, I used to play daCosta...

Published:Sunday | February 2, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Good Food Enjoy Global Cookout at Global HQ, top of Lunar Drive, Harbour View, on Friday, February 7. Cost: $1,500 regular, $2,500 mix. Feel The Fuego Party at Fuego at RKP Chill Spot (in front of JN Building, on Saturday, February 8 from 10 p.m....

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