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Ego awarded for his contribution to Guyanese music

Quincy Lacon

Two Thursdays ago the Guyanese Cultural Association of New York awarded artiste, Quincy Lacon in recognition of his ‘EGO’ career. For two of the four years since Quincy ventured into the entertainment industry, he has been performing across Guyana as well as in Suriname and Trinidad.

The bride wore black by Jason Shurland

Hashim Alli and Melicia Partab in their English wedding attire

Jason Shurland pulled out all stops and created a striking black and gold gown for Melicia Partab and matching kurta for Hashim Alli, co-founders of Nachle Designs, who got married on July 30, crushing the myth the a bride in black is a bad omen.

Nuriyyih Gerrard Commences New York Tour

Nuriyyih Gerrard

Miss World-Guyana 2016 Nuriyyih Gerrard and a delegation are in New York where the queen is set to make a number of appearances during which she would share her thoughts on mental health in Guyana which is the focus of her Beauty with a Purpose project.

BowJay turns five

BowJay’s owner Jenell Pierre (centre) poses with two of her models

Local accessories entrepreneur Jenell Pierre recently celebrated the fifth anniversary of her business, BowJay, with a show exhibition and sale at St Stanislaus College auditorium.

SASOD hosts fundraising karaoke


The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) will host its first ‘Sing De Ting: Karaoke & Lyme’ on Wednesday evening at the Dutch Bottle Café, Lot 10 North Road, between Light and Cummings streets, Bourda, in Georgetown.

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