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Friday, April 27, 2018

Gibbos West Indian Grocery & Take-Out Bringing the Caribbean Straight to Your Doorstep!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO Gary Gibbs came to Toronto twenty years ago from Jamaica where he was into farming, growing natural and organic root vegetables. When...

Molly’s Hotte Shoppe, Still Open for Business – Keeping the Dream Alive

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  When we leave this world, we resign an everlasting impact to the people who knew us, leaving them with the memories of...

Cultures Collide with Jamaican Vibes at Reggae Fusion!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  When an opportunity willingly presents itself, first instinct should be to capitalize and get a plan in action, commit first and figure...

The Secrets of the Devon House – Tourism in Kingston Jamaica

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  In a country rich with history, there is an abundance of stories that are sure to take you back in time, to...

Spice up your life with the taste of Portland Jerk!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  The key to running a successful business is no secret, when you know exactly what it is that you want to accomplish....

Buns of Steel – Under Armor Quality that Endures

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  Andre Rose, fitness model and entrepreneur, recently launched his own line of luxury underwear called Buns of Steel, undergarments made from a...

Trench Town Culture Yard – Where Legends are Born

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  Amongst the many attractive sites to behold deep down in Kingston, Jamaica there lies the Trench Town Culture Yard, a place where...

ASA Meats & West Indian Groceries – Serving Freshness & Quality to the Community

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  If you are looking for guaranteed freshness and quality products imported straight from the West Indies, ASA Meats and West Indian Groceries...

Jeanie’s Market & Bakery Your Home away from Home!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO Jeanie’s Market & Bakery, located at 3355 The Collegeway in Mississauga, is your destination for the finest in Jamaican foods and quality...

Soulyve Restaurant A Fresh New Perspective on Jamaican Cuisine!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  When we think of a restaurant serving authentic Jamaican cuisine, we consider your typical dishes of classic jerk chicken, rice and peas....

Community News

Tree of Hope. 16th annual We Believe Gala bringing awareness and hope for change

BY: JELANI GRANT  Throughout the night guests filled out their donation cards and had a ribbon signed with their name displayed on stage. The ribbons...

‘Take d Milk, Nah?’ Shines light on the question of identity

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Who am I? How can I prove to the world who I am? Why do I have to prove my identity to...

Get ready to be FLOOR’D

BY: DELLIA RISMAY Raw energy. Blissful. Unique. These are just some of the words Natasha Powell, the artistic director and choreographer behind FLOOR’D uses to...

Head Girl play tackles difficult issues through comedy

BY: JELANI GRANT Presented by Real Queens Productions, Jamaican playwright Paul O. Beale debuted, The Head Girl, at the Jamaican Canadian Association. Robert Gordon, Kameka...

CACD Rewarded for volunteer excellence at awards ceremony

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  In recognition of those using their spare time to create betterment in the community, the Volunteering Service Awards were created. The awards...