July 28, 2017

Drum Classes offered in Jane & Finch community return this Fall, offered by dance Immersion’s successful Youth Arts Program (YAP)

TORONTO, ON – dance Immersion and Ngoma Dance and Drum Ensemble commence YAP Drum Classes beginning Tuesday September 19th 2017 at Driftwood Community Centre (4401 Jane […]
July 26, 2017
Community Agencies

Helping Black Youth Succeed Through Mentorship Ontario Launching New Program for Black Youth

Ontario is launching a new mentorship program for Black children and youth that will help young people in priority communities to build confidence and develop skills […]
July 25, 2017

Canada’s Most Decorated Female Diver

Jennifer Abel is the most decorated female diver in Canadian history with eight bronze medals in synchro at the 2017 Fina World Championships in Hungary,  also […]
July 25, 2017

Annual Toronto Caribbean Junior Carnival 2017

Toronto’s Annual Junior Carnival and traditional heritage showcase, put on by the African Caribbean Community, celebrates fifty years in existence. The Junior Carnival like the grand […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Diaspora Member Spreads Culture in Canada

Second generation Diaspora member, Donika Jones, is using volunteerism to spread the Jamaican culture in Canada. Born in Ontario, Canada, to Jamaican parents, Miss Jones, who […]
July 20, 2017

Ontario Increasing Access to Affordable Child Care

Province Appoints Expert Reviewer to Conduct Affordability Study July 20, 2017 8:00 A.M. Ministry of Education Ontario has appointed Dr. Gordon Cleveland to lead a new […]
July 19, 2017

Being Black in the GTA: New Study Reveals Complexity of Blackness

TORONTO, July 19, 2017 /CNW/ – The complexity of Blackness and its effect on all areas of Black Canadians’ lives are revealed in a new Greater […]
July 19, 2017
Community Agencies

Enhancing Safety and Quality of Care for Children and Youth Across Ontario

Province Reforming Licensed Residential Services July 19, 2017 1:00 P.M. Ministry of Children and Youth Services Ontario is releasing a new plan to strengthen residential services […]
July 17, 2017

Ontario Expanding Support for Families at Inquests

New Program to Provide Funding for Inquests on Police-Related Deaths Ontario is expanding support to family members whose loved ones died in a police-related event and […]
July 11, 2017
Good folks came out to have a good time for a great cause

‘ESCAPE’ delivered true Caribbean flavour for Canada’s 150th birthday’

Toronto, Ontario (Sonique Solutions) – The Canada 150th anniversary weekend gained an extra dose of spice as Toronto Raptors assistant coach, consultant and team ambassador Jamaal […]
July 10, 2017

Mysta Releases “Empress Divine” For The Ladies

Canada’s emerging reggae artist “Mysta” releases his new single “Empress Divine”, a love song dedicated to ladies across the world. Sticking to the roots of reggae, […]
July 7, 2017
Photo: Soul and R&B artist A l l i e

Toronto’s future soul and R&B artist A l l i e shares the first single Bad Habits

Toronto, ON (July 7, 2017) – Today, the Toronto born-and-bred R&B and futuristic soul singer/songwriter known as a l l i e shares “Bad Habits”, the […]