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West Kingston Family Remembers Tivoli Incursion

West Kingston Family Remembers Tivoli Incursion

The painful memories of the west Kingston police-military operation are still fresh wounds for some families. CVM Live visited one family that touched the hearts of many at the time. Their house was set ablaze and two of their relatives shot dead. Elsa Ramsay says their lives were forever changed when gunmen killed her husband and her son. The scar on her...

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JYAN Warns Against Jail Block Usage At Rio Cobre

JYAN Warns Against Jail Block Usage At Rio Cobre

The Jamaica Youth Advocacy Network (JYAN) warns against Jail Block usage at Rio Cobre after Armadale tragedy. A tragedy waiting to happen- that’s how one advocacy group is describing the jail block of the Rio Cobre Juvenile Correctional Centre in St. Catherine while alluding to the reported treatment of wards there, 12 years after fire gutted the Armadale Juvenile Correctional...

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Sun Investments Executives Charged for Operating Illegal Cambio

Sun Investments Executives Charged for Operating Illegal Cambio

Three top-level executives at Sun Investments Limited, in Montego Bay. St. James who has been charged with operating an illegal Cambio is expected to answer to the charges in the parish court on Wednesday, May 19. According to the Financial Investigation’s Division, Sun Investment is not an unauthorized dealer. Chairman of Sun Investment Ltd, Vernal...

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Cruise Lines to Stopover in Port Royal Come Summer

Cruise Lines to Stopover in Port Royal Come Summer

The ‘Sunken City’ is expected to come alive again in August. This as the Port Authority of Jamaica says it has secured a few cruise line stopovers for Jamaica including the Port Royal Cruise Terminal. Professor Gordon Shirley of the Port Authority says the cruise industry is riding the COVID- 19 wave and is expected to make an...

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Bois Content Residents Parched!

Bois Content Residents Parched!

Residents of Bois Content, St Catherine say they are parched from talking about their lack of access to running water. Residents who have been living offsprings in the area for decades say the water has since run dry forcing them to purchase from trucks.  But residents revealed that the community’s location puts them in a peculiar position of which...