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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Mobster Mentality

BY: SIMONE SMITH The word mob or mobster is most commonly associated with thoughts of criminal activity, Italian communities, drug trafficking, extortion and so on....

Dealing With Disappointment

BY: SHEENA BLAKE How do you deal with disappointment? Do you sit and feel sorry for yourself? Do you seek encouragement from others? Do you...

Money and Personal Development

BY SHEENA BLAKE  How do you feel about money? Do you feel like your thoughts around money are safe and/or healthy? We are all used...

Lines in the Sand

BY SHEENA BLAKE  Are you a person with boundaries? Or, are you a person who is often feeling taken advantage of? I rarely speak in...

What Do You Want?

BY SHEENA BLAKE  “What do you want?” My elders asked me in a room full of women. “I just want to be happy”, I said,...

The Family: A Crumbling Institution

BY: SIMONE Welcome Back Toronto Caribbean Readers. I am happy that you have joined us for another learning experience. This week I want to take...

The Proudest Moment of a Teacher’s Life!

BY: SIMONE SMITH TORONTO! As Founder of Hear 2 Help, a Community Development Organization established in 2012, I have made daily efforts in not only improving...

Spinning Out of Control

BY SHEENA BLAKE  Are you a patient person? Or, are you constantly rushing around? Today’s article is about how to recognize when your mind is...

Time? There’s No Such Thing

BY: SHEENA BLAKE I think that time does not exist. Now, this does not really mean anything, and if you are reading this, you’ll probably...

Guilt and the Release

BY SHEENA BLAKE  Are you a guilt guzzler or do you let things just roll off of your shoulders? I find that summertime is the...

Community News

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...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...