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Weekly Newsletter
Issue #104, October 9, 2007
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Welcome to the Gleaner Online Weekly Newsletter

In this issue:
  • Archbishop of York visits Jamaica
  • Both Sides of the Story Part 2
  • Be Job Smart at Jobs mart
  • Jamaica Elections Results 2007
  • Tech Tip: Using our RSS feeds with Yahoo
Archbishop of York visits Jamaica

John SentamuTHE DIOCESE of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands is currently hosting the Archbishop of York, the Most Revd. Rt. Hon. Dr. John Sentamu, Primate of England and his wife Margaret.

His visit is in recognition of the 200th anniversary of the Abolition of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. It will also provide an opportunity for members of the Anglican Communication and others to be introduced to Archbishop Sentamu who is widely acclaimed as a crusader for justice and equality, inspired by Christ's teachings.

At http://archbishopofyorkinja.com, you can find all you need to know as the following features are available.

Both Sides of the Story Part 2.

First it was it was just Both Sides of the Story, now we have have Both Sides of the Story Part 2. Both Sides on the Story Part 2 is heard on Power 106 FM (http://go-jamaica.com/power) and is hosted by the cool Mr. Michael Cuffe. It can be heard Monday - Friday at 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST.

Listeners from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Cayman and outside of Jamaica are especially invited to call in and air their views.

You can call via special telephone numbers provided by Jamaica National Building Society.(http://jnbs.com) and Peoples Telcom.

From the UK:
0207 708 6670
0207 708 6672

From the USA:
954 - 535 - 5761
954 - 535 - 5762

USA and Canada:
1 - 866 - 546 - 5106

Be Job Smart at Jobs mart

Gleaner JobsmartIf you are looking for a job, career information and tips, you can find it all at the Gleaner's JobSmart.

Latest Jobs listed this week:

There are over 100 listings for Job Vacancies in Jamaica and the Caribbean, so visit http://go-jamaica.com/jobsmart/ now.

Jamaica Elections Results 2007

Jamaica ElectionsNow that the Jamaican General elections is over, you can view the results of the elections at the Gleaner's Jamaica Election 2007 website. The results summary url is www.jamaicaelections.com/general/2007/results/resultsummary.php Keep watching this spot as we will be covering the upcoming Local Government Elections too just like we did in 2003.

In addition you can look back on and share with friends

Thank you for making the Jamaica Election Website the number one Election Website in Jamaica. Visit Jamaica Elections 2007 at http://jamaica-elections.com



Flowers for All Seasons

Tech Tip: Using our RSS feeds with Yahoo

rssRSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a 'feed' format for sharing and distributing Web content, such as news headlines. Using an RSS reader, you can view data feeds from various news sources including Gleaner sites.

This week, we continue our series on how you can use RSS feeds provided by the Go-Jamaica(Gleaner) sites.


  • Go to My Yahoo!. You will need to sign in to add this content.
  • Click Add Content
  • Go to the Add RSS by URL page by clicking Add RSS by URL beside the search.
  • Click in the URL entry box enter the Jamaica Star feed URL ( http://www.jamaicastar.com/feed/news.xml ).
  • You will see a preview showing the content as it will appear on your page. Confirm that you want this content on your page by clicking Add to My Yahoo!.
  • A confirmation appears to tell you that content from this source has been added to your page.
  • In addition, the RSS feed will be available to you when you log into your yahoo e-mail.

For list of RSS feeds we provide, visit http://go-jamaica.com/rss.html.

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