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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Home Equity for Financing

BY JELANI DANIEL  Home equity loans are a growing trend among vehicle buyers, but are they really the best option for your budget? Rates and...

A Non Partisan Approach to 407 ETR Issues

BY TAMMY FLORES  I have been asked so many times which political party I support. I always answer by saying that I am nonpartisan. Truth...

407ETR MATTERS: Independent Arbitrators – 407ETR

By Tammy Flores October 9th, 2013 Edition In the past 3 years it has been discovered that neither the Ministry of Transportation nor 407ETR has been...

Automobile Auctions for the Public: An Alternative to Lots

BY JELANI DANIEL Public auctions are quickly becoming a reputable, effective and cost-friendly way to purchase a vehicle. Since dealerships often rely on auctions to...

407ETR MATTERS: Ontario Trucking Association Says 407ETR is Pricing Itself Out of the Commercial...

By Tammy Flores December 18th, 2013 Edition 407ETR has paid the Conference Board of Canada to do a study on how much time people save, on...

407ETR MATTERS: Is 407ETR a Government Sanctioned Monopoly?

By Tammy Flores December 4th, 2013 Edition Section 6 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects the mobility rights of Canadian Citizens. It...

The Millenial Car Race

BY JELANI DANIEL It seems that Millennials (aged 18-34) are becoming the focus of car companies but for reasons regarding shifting wants and needs, not...

Green Car Technology: The Skinny on Hybrid Technology in the 21ST Century

BY JELANI DANIEL Environmental enthusiasts are boasting about green alternatives to gas-powered vehicles. What are the pros and cons of each and are they suitable...

Keeping Your Car in Tip-Top Shape

BY JELANI DANIEL With spring quickly approaching, the warmer weather gives automobile drivers a chance to make up for lost time. Maintaining your car can...

407ETR Asks Us to Do Them a Favor

BY TAMMY FLORES In my last article, I spoke about how 407 ETR started to send out what the company is calling a “discretionary interest...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....