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Weekly Newsletter
Issue #105, October 16, 2007
Sponsored by Super Plus Food Stores

Welcome to the Gleaner Online Weekly Newsletter

In this issue:
  • Jamaica Gleaner Web Site Customer Service Survey
  • AutoWorld
  • Be Job Smart at Jobs mart
  • Carlisa Enterprises Limited - Gleaner Business Directory
  • Tech Tip: Using our RSS feeds with Yahoo
Jamaica Gleaner Web Site Customer Service Survey

Web Site Customer Service Survey After 10 years of being online the Jamaica Gleaner needs your feedback, once again, on how to improve its offerings.

Help us to provide you with the best possible service and content, by filling in this 20 question survey.

Your response will make a difference. Thank you for your help and your valuable time.


Power 106FM AutoWorld

Power 106 FM 'The Auto World' - It's the world of the automobile; essentially this is an exciting new feature targeting all vehicle owners, potential owners and users of the roads. 'The Auto World', is a programme, which will provide useful information on the following:

Listeners may direct all their automobile questions to our resident motor vehicle expert, Dr. Auto during our call-in segment; 'ASK DR. AUTO,' Mondays to Fridays. You may send in your questions to Dr. Auto by e-mail to power106@cwjamaica.com or call 968-4901-3 or the toll free line at 1-888-991-4072 .

Programme Hosts: Andre Hilton, Natasha Chang and Shelly-Ann McLaggan


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 Ministry of Eduction 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.

Roving with Lalah - Hustle and bustle of the Linstead Market

Hustle and bustle of the Linstead Market"I stood there at the side of the road between a steady stream of brown water in a partially clogged gutter and a skinny man with oversized ears, transfixed by the shocking display in front of me.

Across the road from where I was standing, was a man leaning against a wooden cart that had wheels and a steering wheel on it. On the cart were painted the words, 'Top a Top Cane Man'. But that wasn't the disturbing part. Beside the cart stood a towering woman, perhaps 300 lb. and close to six feet tall, holding a stick of sugar cane in her right hand and attacking it with her mouth."

Read the full story at http://www.jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20071011/news/news1.html

Carlisa Enterprises Limited - Gleaner Business Directory

Carlisa Enterprises Limited Carlisa Enterprises was established in 1992 on the Island of Jamaica in an effort to fill the demand for quality household cooling appliances. Today, the company has grown into one of the industry's leading and most reliable distributors of electrical household/industrial fans and appliance wall mounting systems.

Carlisa affords the Jamaican consumer the choice of quality through the Accutek and Windy product range that covers standing, wall, table and industrial fans in varying sizes from 8" to 30".

Carlisa is listed in the the in the Gleaner's Business Directory( http://www.go-jamaica.com/business/) are you?



Flowers for All Seasons

Tech Tip: Using our RSS feeds with Gmail

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.


Gmail uses webclips. Web Clips show you news headlines, Gmail tips, blogs, any RSS and Atom feed, relevant sponsored links, and more -- right at the top of your inbox and messages. Receive updates from your favorite sites without having to leave Gmail!

To add Gleaner Online headlines to your Web Clips:

1. Log in to your Gmail account.
2. Click Settings at the top of any Gmail page.
3. Open the Web Clips tab.
4. Enter the Gleaner Online feed URL (http://www.jamaica-gleaner.com/feed/rss.xml) under Search by topic or URL.
5. Click Search.
6. Once Gmail locates the feed, click Add so you can view it in Web Clips!

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

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

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