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Monday, April 23, 2018

Brook “Ms. Write” Dixon: Taking Survivors on a ‘Flight’ Towards Self Healing and Empowerment

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  At just 25 years old, Brooke Dixon also known as Ms. Write has devoted much of her life to advocacy by means...

Woman on Fire – Pauline Christian

BY: SIMONE JENNIFER SMITH  Pauline Christian has already appeared and been featured in The Toronto Caribbean, and since then, she has managed to add to...

Hodan Nalayeh: Enlightening, Empowering and Inspiring Thru The Power of Digital Storytelling

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO 2017 was a huge year for women. They decided it was time to stand up for their rights, make their voices heard,...

Davina Bennett: Jamaica’s Unconventional Beauty Queen Breaking Barriers

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Davina Bennett's story is one of those success tales that stands as a perfect example for young girls on the lesson of...

Bee Quammie: A Powerful Black Voice in Canadian Media

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Those familiar with Bee Quammie and her line of work, have knowledge of the immense passion and creativity exerted into every topic,...

Dahlia Bateman-An Attorney and Advocate

BY: DELLIA RISMAY  “Put your money where your mouth is.” It’s a saying all of us are familiar with. It’s a firm reminder that if...

Elizabeth Correia – Surviving Pain Through Finding Purpose

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  To endure is to discover an inner strength we didn't know we were capable of, our resilience unwavering pushing forward to a...

Sara Singh – Broadening Horizons for Social Change

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Born of Indian and Guyanese parentage, Sarah Singh has spent most of her life residing in Brampton. She is an emerging social...

Shakara Andem: Teaching Children the Importance of Faith and Perseverance

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Shakara Andem's success story stands as a testament to the power of faith, persistence, and resilience. What most might have deemed as...

Sharine Taylor – An Afro-Jamaican Writer on a Mission

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Sharine Taylor possesses a reputable line of work that precedes her. As a Toronto-based writer mostly covering issues relating to Jamaican culture...

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,...