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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Fish Nor Fowl: Summer 2017

BY: KATHY MCDONALD It is hard to believe that the 2016/17 school year has come to an end. Across the province, many school boards are...

Parent Power

BY KATHY MCDONALD  The United Achievers’ Club of Brampton applied and received a grant to host a Parent Symposium geared primarily towards the Caribbean and...

The Aboriginal Experience: Can Comparison’s Be Drawn To The African Experience

BY: SIMONE SMITH I have been asked to really start putting my thoughts out there about my personal experiences and the experiences of others that...

SEAC

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  It came as no surprise that numerous parents, when asked about SEAC, were unable to correctly say the acronym and most never...

Gimmie your Shirt….. Please!!!

BY: KATHY MCDONALD  I know. What the heck do shirts have to do with education? Let me explain, please. The shirt has everything to do...

Six Pillars of Ethical Behaviour

BY: SIMONE SMITH “Ethics starts with actual moral judgment before the formulation of general principles.” (Aristotle) It is fitting to begin this article with a quote...

Success for the Caribbean and Black Student

BY KATHY MCDONALD  The Commission on Systemic Racism in the Ontario Criminal Justice System was established in 1992. The commission’s study examined the practice, procedures...

Toilet Training; A Parents Worst Nightmare, Part 1

BY SIMONE SMITH This week, we will be continuing with our series on Persuasive Development Disorders; we are going to target a subject that is...

‘Tis The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

BY KATHY MCDONALD  Welcome back, greetings, howdy. As we return to school I can only hope it is armed with a rejuvenate self. A self...

Rediscover books

BY: KATHY MCDONALD As I begin to write this article it’s twenty degrees outside and I have just finished picking up my four-year-old, child number...

Community News

GLOBAL PEACE Mission; love for all, hatred for none! Welcome to the Ahmadiyya...

BY: SIMONE JENNIFER SMITH “Unless we exercise justice, we will not have peace.” The Toronto Caribbean Newspaper had the honor of being invited to The 15th...

BBPA Announces the 36th Annual Harry Jerome Award Recipients – Defining Our Legacy

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Hero to the black Canadian community, the epitome of excellence, determination and dedication, Harry Jerome was an outstanding African Canadian Olympic Athlete...

They have taken the oath! Peel Regional Police swear in two new deputy chiefs

BY: ASHELLY SMITH  At 1 pm on March 27th, families, friends, police officers and well-wishers were present at the Emily V. Kolb Centre for the...

Genesis – The launch of Guyana Carnival 2018

BY: LEANNE BENN  There’s Trinidad, Antigua, Barbados, St Lucia, Brazil and even Bermuda among many other countries and cultures that all have something in common....

Ricky Persaud Jr. strumming sounds of Love, Peace and Unity

BY: JELANI GRANT  At four years old, Ricky Persaud Jr. started taking music classes at Music Together in New Jersey. At the age of eight,...