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Oliver Samuels recently earned a doctor of letters degree from The University of the West Indies, but, with more than five decades in film and theatre, he’s also earned a special place in the hearts of many Jamaicans as the local king of comedy. Samuels, 73, has appeared in 13 pantomimes and more than 30 …

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Deandra Matherson always dreamt of becoming a news anchor. But life led her down a path of beauty, event planning and entrepreneurship instead. However, with great frequency, she was asked to speak at events, and when she obliged, she was often complimented for her engaging presentation. It wasn’t long before her childhood goal translated to …

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Kevoy Campbell first laid eyes on Mikiela Gonzales in October of 2009, while attending a fair held at the Immaculate Conception High School for Girls in St Andrew. “It was my first time going to a fair actually and it was fun,” he told Island Wedding. Mikiela, 14 at the time, had entered a best-dressed …

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As persons continue to be affected by the fallout from the COVID-19 virus, reggae artiste Sophia Brown is the latest artiste to extend a helping hand to the country’s most vulnerable. In an interview with The Gleaner, the singer expressed that while things have been hard for her as an entertainer facing numerous cancelled gigs, …

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Mental health is not readily discussed by males. Entrepreneur Steffan-Chad Haughton decided to design a ‘fix’ in his barbershop. Flair had to find out more about this ingenious initiative. In 2018, when he decided to set up shop, The Fade Room Barber and Male Spa, with his high-school best friend and business partner, Anokye Miller, …

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Daughter: Jayla (8 years old) How did you feel when you realised you were having a girl? -Funny thing is, I wanted a boy first and was a little disappointed initially, especially since I found out when I was about six months pregnant. All along we were calling her Liam *face palms*. But by the …

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Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 in Jamaica, the importance of practising good personal hygiene has been stressed, but what has been said about make-up? I bet you’re wondering, is this even a good time for women to adorn themselves with widely appreciated cosmetic products? Absolutely! That’s according to Gabrielle Waite, …

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There comes a time in one’s life when deep reflection ought to be mandatory. Some females spend so much time casting blame on their male counterparts that they forget to ask this simple question: is the object of your affection a boy or man? It gets lonely, totally get that. But are you happy with …

Woman up: Is he a boy and not a man? Read More »