Ocho Rios

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    SoBeWFF: Guy Fieri Mingles While Ziggy Marley Rocks the Closing Party

    If last night was any indication, SoBeWFF proud papa Lee Schrager might have to rename the festival the South Beach Wine, Food & Reggae Festival, because Ziggy Marley rocked the tents with a full-length concert that appealed to everyone of every age and degree of sobriety during Guy Fieri's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2011

    Eat Like a Local: Jerk, Parrotfish and Rum in Jamaica

    All photos by Laine DossMaking soup roadside. Jamaican men and women sell everything from fruit to steamed fish out of shacks and tents. ​Recently, Short Order was invited to sample the food and farms of Jamaica. In this three-part report, we shared a visit to several farms and the Bob Marley muse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    Silicon Beach: Local Geek Helps the Homeless

    Robert Murray, local geek, is inspired to do good.​Robert Murray, a freelance Flash and iPhone developer, is practically a Miami native considering he's lived here since 1990. But it was a recent trip to New York City that inspired him to set up the city's first Social Media for Social Change even ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Get Shiprocked with Queensryche, Skid Row, Tesla and More

    Looking to go on a music cruise but can't stand the sight of hippies? Well the Jam Cruise is out of the question, but Shiprocked could be right up your alley. Departing on Sunday, November 15, Shiprocked will head to Ocho Rios, Jamaica and Georgetown, Grand Cayman before returning to Port Everglades ... More >>

  • Music

    March 6, 2008

    The Kingston Kid

    Our own Sean Kingston just might be the hottest 17-year-old on Earth.

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2008
  • Music

    February 27, 2003

    City Slackers

    Poverty, dancehall, and sound systems in modern-day Kingston, Jamaica

  • News

    August 5, 1999

    Bum Voyage

    Six passengers were kicked off a cruise ship in a foreign land. Their crime? Tobacco possession.

  • News

    November 13, 1991