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Montego Bay Craft Market To Stage Culture DayEntertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People Politics Western Jamaica News 

Montego Bay Craft Market To Stage Culture Day

St. James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Montego Bay Craft Market To Stage Culture Day: The Harbour Street Craft Market in Montego Bay will be staging a weekly Cultural Day at its Harbour Street location. Plans were outlined by the Craft market president Melody Haughton, at a recent meeting.She said that activities will include special guest act  Reggae Boombastic the  Fire Eater,...Read More
A Tribute To Jamaica’s HeroesFeatured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Western Jamaica News 

A Tribute To Jamaica’s Heroes

St. James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- A Tribute To Jamaica’s Heroes: National Heroes Day is a day for the observation of  the heroes who fought our our freedom in Jamaica and we salute them. A National Heroes Day Celebration was held on Monday, October 16, 2017 at the Sam Sharpe Square in Montego Bay, St. James, Jamaica. Heroes like Paul Bogle, George...Read More
Dancehall QueenArt News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News 

Dancehall Queen

Sandy Bay, Hanover (Mckoy’s News)– Dancehall Queen: The first staging of the Western Dancehall Queen Competition was held recently at the Jeggae Lee Entertainment Complex in Sandy Bay, Hanover. Spanish Town dancer Neaty, was the winner selected from seven other contestants. She won $20,000 plus a trophy. She showed off some top-class dance movements, and from her first appearance, she...Read More
Fever GrassCaribbean News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Health Jamaican Culture News Jamaican Food and Recipes Jamaican News Latest News Lifestyle World News 

Fever Grass

Health News (Mckoy’s News)- Fever Grass: Throughout the West Indies, and especially Jamaica, people use fever grass tea as an herbal remedy for colds, coughs and lowering fevers. Fever grass is the Jamaican name for lemongrass, and the tea is made from either fresh or dried “leaves” from the stalk of the plant; these are then cut into smaller pieces....Read More
Mutabaruka – Poet, Songwriter, Musician, Educator and Radio Talk-Show HostArtist Spotlight Entertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People 

Mutabaruka – Poet, Songwriter, Musician, Educator and Radio Talk-Show Host

Mutabaruka Born: Allan Hope 1952 Rae Town, Kingston, Jamaica Pen name: Mutabaruka Occupation: Poet, songwriter, musician, educator, radio talk-show host Nationality: Jamaican Period: Early 1970s–present Allan Hope, better known as Mutabaruka, is a Jamaican Rastafari dub poet, musician, actor, educator, and talk-show host, who developed two of Jamaica’s most popular radio programs, The Cutting Edge and Steppin’ Razor. His name...Read More
Adequate Security at DenbighEntertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News 

Adequate Security at Denbigh

(JIS) – Adequate Security at Denbigh: President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS) and Chairman of the Denbigh Show Committee, Norman Grant, has given the assurance that adequate security will be in place for the 65th Annual Denbigh Agricultural, Industrial and Food Show. In an interview with JIS News, Mr. Grant said that security will be boosted with the installation...Read More
First Independence Village in Western JamaicaEntertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News 

First Independence Village in Western Jamaica

(JIS) – First Independence Village in Western Jamaica…Gloucester Avenue to be renamed in honour of Jimmy Cliff Jamaicans in the western part of the island will celebrate ‘Jamaica 55’ with their own Independence Village from August 4-6 at the Closed Harbour Beach (Dump Up Beach), Montego Bay, St. James. The event, organised by the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), is part...Read More
Grace Kennedy Joins Caribbean Airlines to Host 2ND & 3RD Generation JamaicansEntertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News 

Grace Kennedy Joins Caribbean Airlines to Host 2ND & 3RD Generation Jamaicans

Kingston, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Grace Kennedy Joins Caribbean Airlines: GraceKennedy Limited will host four university students from the Diaspora for a month-long professional and cultural internship that is designed to immerse them in the Jamaican culture. Tianna Thomas of Brock University in Canada, Menelik Graham from Princeton University in the USA, Matthew Robinson of Georgetown University, USA and Cleveland...Read More
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