Actress Michael Hyatt
Film

When your parents are legendary comedian, actor and broadcaster Charles Hyatt and musicologist and art historian Vera Hyatt it may be fair to assume that the arts are in your blood. Ms. Hyatt will be sharing with Jamaican actors and other industry practitioners on Saturday July 25 at the Dennis

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The Portland Bight Wildlife Centre
Worth A Visit

  The Caribbean Coastal Area Management (C-CAM) Foundation is developing a wetlands and wildlife centre in Salt River, Clarendon to be opened in July 2015 for a pilot phase of operation.  The multi million-dollar facility is in its final stages of construction and will promote ecotourism and wildlife conservation in southern Clarendon and

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KOTEFlier2015
KOTE

Kinston on the Edge 2015 is not quite over…if you missed any of the following Studio Exhibitions you still have time to see them & to meet the artists!! Little Women (Redbones Gallery) Chandis Fri & Sat 5pm-11pm (Show ends Sat July 4) Tarp Project (NLS Studios) Garfield Morgan Fri. 10am-5pm

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Music

Check out the official music video for Jamaican songstress Denyque’s latest 2015 track “Ring The Alarm”. Buy it on iTunes http://znc.bz/SPR02 Denyque – “Ring The Alarm” from Her Name Is Denyque EP On the Full Speed Riddim produced by Sean Paul

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Photos from the EdgeWorth A Visit

Thanks to Jamaican photographer, Pierre Diaz for this photo from the edge! These beautiful waterfalls are in White River, St. Mary and looks like a great place for a cool dip this hot summer!

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KOTE2015_Schedule
KOTE

  Here’s the schedule for this year’s KOTE.  Lineup looks great!

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Books

Jamaican authors Pamela Mordecai and Kellie Magnus will be participating in this book festival in Brooklyn, New York on June 6th.  Pamela Mordecai will be reading from her new book, Red Jacket.  About Red Jacket Available: February 28, 2015 TAP Book (Distributed by Dundurn) 9781459729407 “Growing up on the Caribbean

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MatthewMcCarthyArt
Art

  Please help support this group of young Jamaican artists in their quest to share their art in Europe this summer. Here’s what they have in mind:  “The  united purpose tour is a unique traveling showcase of the brilliance of Jamaican creativity and talent. It is also a demonstration of

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FilmYard Life

Pillowman from Nile Saulter on Vimeo. I just love this new video by Nile Saulter. It gives real insight into this Jamaican “Pillowman” who many of us see on the corner of Barbican Road faithfully everyday. Thanks for this Nile. About Nile Saulter Nile Saulter is a cinematographer, director, editor,

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Things to do in Jamaica 2015Worth A Visit

  Watching this makes me want to drop everything and run to Port Antonio! Hotel Mockingbird Hill is a lovely boutique hotel in Port Antonio and a true “green” hotel! The hotel has won numerous environmental awards including the Virgin Holidays Most Responsible Tourism Hotel Award for 2010. No air

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