Mon | May 21, 2018

Stories by Gareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Published:Saturday | May 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Port Antonio, Portland:Setting aside his title of commanding officer for the Portland police division, at least for the day, it was a fiery Elder Duane Wellington who urged members and visitors at the Port Antonio Seventh-day Adventist Church to set...

Published:Thursday | May 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Custos of Portland Lincoln Thaxter is confident that the parish will retain its status as being the safest in the island despite a 150 per cent increase in murders so far this year when compared to the same period last year.With just five murders so...

Published:Friday | April 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Berrydale, Portland:Raft captains assigned to Rio Grande rafting, Portland's premiere tourists attraction site, have threatened to withdraw their services, which could result in a shutdown of operations at that facility.The irate raft captains are...

Published:Saturday | February 24, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Snow Hill, Portland:An unbearable stench, which is further compounded by rat infestation, is causing havoc in the lives of two returning residents who are forced to endure the illegal dumping of garbage near their house in the community of Snow Hill...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

DARLEY, Portland:Marooned for seven days because of the mysterious appearance of a large body of water, residents of Darley and Maidstone in west Portland could have road access later today.On Saturday, private contractors, with the aid of heavy-...

Published:Saturday | January 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Raft Captains assigned to Rio Grande Rafting, Portland's premier tourist's attraction site, who were battered following three days of torrential rainfall and flooding, are now in a jubilant mood after receiving 73 cheques valued at $10,000 each.The...

Published:Wednesday | January 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

BERRYDALE, Portland:Portland's premier tourist attraction, Rio Grande Rafting, has been plunged into turmoil following three days of torrential rainfall that destroyed approximately 95 per cent of the bamboo-fashioned vessels operated by raft...

Published:Tuesday | January 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer

Rio Grande Valley, Portland:With expectant mothers unable to reach hospital to give birth, in addition to several other emergencies, a crisis situation is brewing among residents at Cornwall Barracks in the Rio Grande Valley of Portland, who, up to...

Subscribe to Gareth Davis Sr/Gleaner Writer