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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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....

GENERATION WE – WE Day Toronto Celebrates Youth Taking Action on Local, Global and...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Young people have unlimited potential to reshape today’s world into tomorrow’s possibilities. On Thursday, September 28th, the Air Canada Center was filled with...

Modern Batik Couture Brought To Oakdale CC

BY: JELANI GRANT  Fashion designer Lorena Santin-Andrade and artist David Kibuuka were teaching modern Batik Couture at the Oakdale Community Centre. For six weeks, youth...

Jamaican Diaspora Embrace Culture During Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT Toronto Caribbean Newspaper was sent to Jamaica to document the discussions and goings-on of conference delegates but throughout the trip, the Jamaica...

CTFF Closing Ceremony and Awards 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN  It was an exciting and glamorous end for the Caribbean Tales Film Festival 2017. Eager supporters, film enthusiasts, filmmakers and people with...

Textur’d Hair and Beauty Show: Showcasing the Diversity and Beauty of Natural Hair

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Fashion, flare, and fierceness with a touch of Afrocentric style from a community of the most creative designers and stylists across North...

5th Annual Caribbean Music and Entertainment Awards

BY: CHELSEA OWUSU On September 24th, The Rose Theatre in Brampton was home to the 5th Annual Caribbean Music and Entertainment Awards (CMEA). Artists, students,...

Kingston College Old Boys Raise Funds With 3rd Annual Walk-A-Thon

BY: JELANI GRANT  The Kingston College Old Boys Association held their 3rd annual 5k Walk-A-Thon at the Chinguacousy Park in Brampton. The walk brings community...

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

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....