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Voters in 4 villages head to the polls on Tuesday
Four villages will have elections on Tuesday with several contested races for village board seats.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Big Read returns; 6 weeks of events planned
This spring, the Big Read will include six weeks of activities, performances and discussions exploring "Housekeeping," by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
No political mockery, pleas
Here we go again, another enquiry into a past event that may result in nothing but an elaborate expenditure of taxpayers' money, comedic release, a faade of civil justice and political expediency.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Tivoli Gardens Commission of Enquiry a test of the maturity of our democracy, not a political football
TIVOLI GARDENS COMMISSION OF ENQUIRY A test of the maturity of our democracy, not a political football - Jamaicans For Justice On February 24, the government released the names of the three commissioners and the Terms of Reference for the long-awaited Commission of Enquiry into the May 2010 events in Western Kingston.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Tangent Theatre Presents the Vandal, Now thru 3/30
Tangent Theatre Company, based in their intimate Carpenter Shop Theater in Tivoli's village center, is preparing for their Spring 2014 production: a four-week run of the searching, dark comedy The Vandal by Hamish Linklater .
Opposition takes Tivoli enquiry protest to court
THE Opposition Jamaica Labour Party appears to be headed for the courts with its protest against Government's retention of attorney-at-law Velma Hylton on the Commission of Enquiry into the 2010 Tivoli Gardens incursion following a walkout of Parliament yesterday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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Serious car accident on Route 9G leaves one dead
A crash in the Village of Tivoli claimed the life of a Hudson man. It happened at what the Mayor's calling a dangerous intersection.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Woe unto Tivoli
JAMAICA at times feels like a horror movie stuck on repeat. More citizens die at the hands of the police per capita than almost anywhere else.
Tivoli enquiry must not be another case of political theatre
TO no one's surprise, the Commission of Enquiry into the Western Kingston incursion of May 2010 got mired in political controversy within hours of its establishment and months before it is scheduled to actually begin inquiring into those tragic events that shook the country to its core.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Tivoli commissioners named
Three commissioners, one of whom was the counsel for the body enquiring into the deaths of 27 persons in Tivoli Gardens during the 2001 intervention by the security forces, have been appointed to enquire into the 2010 security forces operation which left at least 76 civilians dead.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Police open station in Jamaica gangster's old base
Jamaican authorities on Thursday opened a police station in what was once the slum headquarters of the island's biggest gang boss in a continuing effort to beat back a lawless culture that has defined the gang-steeped area for decades.