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Thursday, June 21, 2018

MY TCN TV – Your Connection to the Community, by the Community

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Build, strengthen and empower - the trifecta and driving force behind Carib101 Media Group’s latest legacy-building project. Since the launch and rebrand of...

19th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrating Owning Your Dreams

BY: JELANI GRANT  The Black Business and Professional Association held their 19th annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. at the McVety Conference Centre. Hosted...

Yowronto Festival Showcases Local and International Talent

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  The Yowronto music festival in Toronto was a fusion of Caribbean and Canadian cultures. Held during the Canada Day long weekend, the...

Swab-a-Thon For Sonia Beckford

BY: LEANNE BENN Often times, people hear the word stem cell donation or bone marrow and unless you are knowledgeable in the field of medicine...

Natasha Morris Presents 3rd Annual Black Men In Theatre

BY: JELANI GRANT  Piece of Mine Arts will hold their 3rd Annual Black Men In Theatre showcase at the Fairview Library Theatre. The group of...

Let’s Celebrate And Integrate

BY: KATHY MCDONALD “Di brunch di Boonoonoonos fi tru” The 19th annual festivity put on by the Jamaican Canadian Association was well attended and just...

Sky Blue Mountain Coffee Straight from the Blue Mountains of Jamaica to your home!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO The scent of a freshly ground and homemade cup of coffee has an authenticity to it that proves its worth. Many of...

TIFF Celebrates 100 Years of Black Film with Jamaican Classic ‘The Harder They Come’

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON The 1972 Jamaican Crime Drama film ‘The Harder They Come’ written, directed and produced by Perry Henzell was screened recently as part...

Community Leader Kwesi Johnson Seeks to Become Next TDSB Trustee in Scarborough-Rough River

BY EMILY SINGH  Some people are natural born leaders. Charismatic and determined, they seek to evoke change and create a positive difference in their community....

POR AMOR helps prove African history is necessary outside of February

BY: JELANI GRANT  The multi-disciplinary arts and culture organization POR AMOR partnered with PEACE (People Everywhere Actually Coexisting Equally) to hold African history assemblies for...

Community News

QCAAT hosts annual Father’s Day brunch fundraiser

BY: LEANNE BENN Father’s Day is coming up and many of us would like to appreciate the father and father figures we have in our...

Caribbean women empower & inspire each other to live life their way

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Smart, beautiful, strong, and powerful are only some of the attributes used to describe the women filled the room on Saturday, May...

Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter celebrated black excellence in...

BY: ASHELLY SMITH On Sunday, June 10, 2018, Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter awarded nine scholarships in the amount of...

Tis The Season 2018

BY: KATHY McDONALD It’s mind-boggling when you think that we are in the genesis of another graduation season. The provincial elections have come and gone...

Breaking Records

BY: JELANI GRANT With a record number of black candidates running for this year’s Ontario election, the Jamaican Canadian Association invited each of these candidates...