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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Navigating the Legalities of Racial Carding in Peel

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  Over the years the issue of racism has caused an unsettling amount of concern in regards to how we interact with people...

We Believe Gala – Helping the Caribbean Community Combat Cancer

BY EMILY SINGH  Through courage and hope all things are possible. That is just one of the many reasons and driving forces behind The Olive...

Spike Lee’s Newest Film Tackles Gun Violence Head On

BY SARA MILLER Chicago. Known to most as “The Windy City” and home to the Chicago Cubs. But for some residents, the city is called...

Preserving the Footprint of Kensington Market

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO Well known in Toronto for its distinct multicultural and unique neighborhood Kensington Market is a piece of land rich in cultural history...

WomanACT Celebrates International Women’s Day with the First Annual Soul of a Warrior Awards

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  The fight for women’s rights is a battle cry made up of the many voices of mothers, sisters, daughters and friends, all...

Jamaica National Developers/Realtors MEET AND GREET! Invest in your piece of the rock!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO Picture this. A gorgeous two bedroom detached home, modern, upscale and luxuriously spacious nestled in the picturesque landscape of the islands mountainous...

Remembering Davey Rochester

BY EMILY SINGH It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a devoted father, partner, son and friend, Davey Rochester. Words simply...

Budget 2016 – What can we expect for the year ahead?

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  As an Ontario taxpayer, there is a lot that we can educate ourselves on when it comes to how the province is...

Caribbean Culture and Contributions Showcase Draws Crowd

BY EMILY SINGH The Caribbean community here in Toronto is nothing short of eclectic, vibrant and most importantly united! On Saturday February 28, 2016 the...

Guyana Gets Ready for Golden Jubilee Celebrations

BY EMILY SINGH  Guyana’s official motto is one people, one nation, one destiny. On May 26, 2016 this beautiful country will be celebrating its golden...

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,...