Tue | Aug 14, 2018

Stories by Rasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Published:Wednesday | June 20, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

A parish judge has ordered that the two men arrested in connection with a multimillion-dollar money laundering probe be remanded.The order was made yesterday when the two men, Lawrence Pommels, an engineer employed to the government-owned firm...

Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Jungle Fiah buffet restaurant has added to the dinning experiences of St Catherine. The establishment opened its doors on Friday, May 11, 2018 at Shop 7 Angels Plaza, Walks Road, Spanish Town, St Catherine.A visit to the venue revealed a wide array...

Published:Saturday | May 19, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica Defence Force Corporal Dwayne Stevens and wife Stacey-Ann Stevens were granted bail in the sum of $600,000 for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act when they appeared in the St Catherine Parish Court yesterday.Attorney-at-law Peter Champagnie...

Published:Saturday | April 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Voters will be going to the polls on May 18 to elect a new councillor for the Homestead municipal division in South Central St Catherine.The candidates are Mark McLean of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and Janet Grayson for the People's National...

Published:Thursday | March 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

On May 23, 2013, the Gorge Inn Restaurant and Lounge in Bog Walk, St Catherine, brought a positive addition to food offerings in the rural township.It is located along Main Street and has become a household name."I eat here daily and enjoy the menu...

Published:Monday | March 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Persons doing business along White Church Street and its environs in Spanish Town, St Catherine, are expressing satisfaction with the services being rendered by the police bicycle patrol."I feel safer with the police on patrol near the courthouse,"...

Published:Thursday | February 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

It is often said that great things come in small packages. Tanz Food Block in Linstead fully embodies that saying.The little food oasis along the busy King Street, is big on taste."I am here for over one year now, and started to cook for my...

Published:Monday | February 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Whenever you hear the sound of the horn and shouts of "Bleach and soap!" along St Johns Road and its environs in Spanish Town, St Catherine, residents know that Courtney Smith is passing through.The 42-year-old can often be found riding his...

Published:Thursday | February 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Next to the Spanish Town, St Catherine, motor vehicle examination depot is the Chamz Depot Restaurant, which continues to satisfy the palates of its patrons.The food facility, which opened its doors more than 20 years ago, has expanded the town's...

Published:Saturday | January 20, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

With 12 murders since the start of the year in the St Catherine North police division, on Thursday night, the Government imposed a curfew in the hope of arresting the situation.The curfew covers sections of the Twickenham Park Road in the Jones...

Published:Thursday | January 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

The operators of Jungle Fire Restaurant have given the Portmore, St Catherine, community its first buffet-style restaurant, where food is sold by weight.The restaurant opened last September at the Big Buy Plaza. At the opening, there was a...

Published:Saturday | January 13, 2018 | 12:16 AMRasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer

Huntley Grant, Uncle Huntley, is celebrating 100 years and is looking forward for more.Grant, who was born on December 3, 1917, in Banbury District, Linstead, in St Catherine to James and Miriam Grant, remains full of life and was the centre of...

Subscribe to Rasbert Turner/Gleaner Writer