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Monday, November 20, 2017

Breaking Stereotypes and the Importance of Mentorship

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The saying goes, ‘What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.’ As a woman, it defines you and brings out the strength in...

Trisha Curling – Making Happiness a Priority

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  As the new year approaches, the motivation to set new goals will set the course of action for the year ahead. Life...

Ladan Mowlid – Serving the Next Generation of Community Advocacy

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The next generation of students is a motivated one, dedicating much of their extracurricular time and efforts investing in the humanitarian experience....

A Lifetime of Stories with Sandra Whiting

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  A woman of many talents, Sandra Whiting was born in Jamaica, blessed to be raised by loving and supportive parents. Her father...

Sarah Terrill – Burdens and Blessings

BY: LEANNE BENN By the time Sarah Terrill was around sixteen years old, she knew that her creativity had a meaning and could speak volumes...

Leila Springer – Surviving Cancer and Discovering Life’s Purpose

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  Born in a small village, in a small parish, on the small island of Barbados, Leila Springer entered life in the fast...

Tasheka Mason Redefining the Canadian Dream

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  Tasheka Mason isn’t your average twenty-three-year-old woman from Toronto. Growing up in Scarborough, she had dreams to do great amounts of kindness...

Hip-Hop Queen Michie Mee Reigns

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  Her name is known across Toronto and for anyone who is a fan of 90’s hip-hop. Michie Mee is commonly referred to...

Desree Crooks – Empowering Children of the Next Generation

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO We live in a world where creative new ideas are born every day. Over the past few years, many have taken matters...

Add Some Real Jamaican Jerk To Your Pot With Chef Noel’s Smoky Jamaican...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, Chef Noel Cunningham’s love for cooking was discovered at an early age. He spent much of...

Community News

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill Children From The...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us through...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and question and answer segments at the Miss West Indian Canadian...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by lack...

Miss Diya Divas 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN Rajmini Ramkumar never imagined that she would help bring the spirit, creativity, and festiveness of Diwali celebrations held by Hindu communities in...

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...