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Monday, January 22, 2018

Accepting Yourself

BY: COLLEEN LINDBERG Has there ever been a time in your life where you’re feeling down and out? Where you’re feeling like, “Man, I just...

Mobster Mentality

BY: SIMONE SMITH The word mob or mobster is most commonly associated with thoughts of criminal activity, Italian communities, drug trafficking, extortion and so on....

Clean Kitchens

BY: SHEENA BLAKE How clean is your kitchen? Is it a daily catastrophe or easy to operate? I ask because, every couple of years, I realize...

Life University

BY: SHEENA BLAKE Life. It seems we all live it and happen to experience pretty much the same ‘things’ over and over. Have you ever...

Time? There’s No Such Thing

BY: SHEENA BLAKE I think that time does not exist. Now, this does not really mean anything, and if you are reading this, you’ll probably...

Trust Your Gut

BY: SHEENA BLAKE We hear it all the time, “trust your gut.” Our elders say it; our parents say it. Everyone says it. But, what...

Sifting Through the Debris

BY: SHEENA BLAKE “We gotta sift through the debris,” said my partner one chilly Saturday afternoon. It seemed so out of context for me, really....

The Family: A Crumbling Institution

BY: SIMONE Welcome Back Toronto Caribbean Readers. I am happy that you have joined us for another learning experience. This week I want to take...

Dealing With Disappointment

BY: SHEENA BLAKE How do you deal with disappointment? Do you sit and feel sorry for yourself? Do you seek encouragement from others? Do you...

My Crazy ‘Relationship Self’

BY: SHEENA BLAKE What is your ‘relationship’ self like? You know, that self that acts repugnant or self righteous or ignorant or arrogant or needy…well,...

Community News

LET’S GET DOWN TO BUSINESS – Preparations for 2018 Business Social Underway

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO New year, new goals? As with every new year that rolls around, many of us spend time reflecting on another year gone,...

TIFF Celebrates 100 Years of Black Film with Jamaican Classic ‘The Harder They Come’

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON The 1972 Jamaican Crime Drama film ‘The Harder They Come’ written, directed and produced by Perry Henzell was screened recently as part...

2017: Year in Review

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  2017 is one of those years that will forever be etched in our memories for reasons and events that brought forth states...

African Aid Project Raises Awareness for Children in Poverty

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO It’s the most wonderful time of the year, a time of giving, of hope, happiness, and miracles. However, amongst all of the...

Take Your Education & Leadership Skills International! – Applications Open for Young Leaders...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The volunteer work we partake in during our time at school prepares us for a future on our chosen career path. The...