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Yet another sophisticated set from Adele Harley

When looking at the cover sleeve of British-born singer and songwriter Adele Harley’s second album Timeless it doesn’t tell you anything about its content. The sleeve is suitable for almost any genre. 113 more words

Reggae

John Holt's Funeral Set for Monday

According to the Jamaica Observer, a new date and venue have been set for the funeral of rocksteady reggae singer John Holt. The service will be on Monday, November 17, at 11:00am, at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kingston, Jamaica. 185 more words

News

Common Ground at Last? One Thing Conservatives and Liberals Agree On (and Shouldn’t)

For the past few days I’ve been struggling to make sense of the results from a new survey about homeschooling, and have been debating about whether to write about it. 723 more words

Parenting

New Date Set For John Holt's Funeral

There have been some changes regarding the funeral date for the late reggae singer John Holt. Holt, who died of cancer late last month, will be buried on Saturday, November 15. 149 more words

Metro Caribbean

Learning and Living

My husband and I had very different experiences of formal education.
He did not like school, hardly at all, and left when he was 12 years old. 1,418 more words

Conviviality

Musical Volts of Holt: The Softer Side of the 1970’s

by Tony Morrison
Journalist/Communications Specialist
November 5, 2014

The 1970’s were, in many ways, a rough and turbulent time in Jamaica. Fuelled partially by cold war geopolitical intrigue, political violence ravaged the streets of Kingston and beyond, to peak relentlessly by the end of the decade. 2,187 more words