Residents of Liberty and Dumbarton districts blocked the main road from Discovery Bay to Dumbarton, St Ann, this morning (Monday) in protest over poor road conditions., The road block was staged beside the play field and community centre at Liberty Hill where residents used a chain and tied across the road between two utility posts. The residents and some motorists who were supporting them sat nearby occasionally calling out the reason for their protests. Some of them carried placards. Motorists going to and coming from Brown’s Town, via Discovery Bay were severely inconvenienced. Police cleared the roadblock before noon.
The passion for midwifery drove one St Ann nurse to dedicate 46 years of service to the Jamaican health sector. In October 1965, Nurse Dorrett Smikle joined the St. Ann Parish Council and was later [more..]
Police seized 1,700 pounds of ganja valued at seven million dollars in St Ann, Wednesday (Sept 21). According to the police, operatives attached to the Narcotics Division seized one Go-fast 30-ft boat, laden with ganja [more..]
Work steadily progresses at the Central Gardens area being developed at the world famous Dunn’s River Falls and Park, St. Ann. In September 2015 the Urban Development Corporation (UDC), owners and operators of the Park [more..]