August 15, 2014

President Obama appeals for ‘peace and calm’ in Ferguson Missouri

In a recent press conference discussing the on going turmoil in Ferguson Missouri.  The President of the United States of America Barack Obama said: “There is never an […]
August 13, 2014

6 Jamaica policemen suspended after inmate fatally beaten

The Associated Press is reporting that six police officers have been suspended in Jamaica amid an investigation into the fatal beating of an inmate. Authorities say the officers were […]
August 12, 2014

The NBA’s first overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins stops by his old elementry school in Toronto

The NBA’s first overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins visited his home town of Toronto, Canada yesterday.  Wiggins was in town shooting a commercial on his old […]
August 12, 2014

Toronto Raptors find $25,000 by NBA for Drake trying to Recruit Kevin Durant at OVO Fest in Toronto

The Toronto Raptors have been fined $25,000 for comments made by official brand Ambassador Drake at his annual OVO festival held on August 3rd and 4th […]
August 9, 2014

Jerk Festival heats up Toronto

The Toronto International Jerk Festival will be heating up Centennial park in Etobicoke with its annual Jerk Fest.   Attendees of Jerk Fest can sample a […]
August 6, 2014

Drake uses OVO fest to recruit Kevin Durant to the Toronto Raptors

Reunited Atlanta hitmakers Outkast headlined the first day of the fifth annual OVO Fest, held Aug. 3 and 4. Drake himself headline the second night. Lauryn […]
August 2, 2014

Millions descend on Toronto for the Annual Scotia Bank Caribbean Carnival Parade

Toronto’s Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival takes place this Saturday with its annual parade. The parade is a collection of colourful costumes, upbeat music and dancing in the streets.  […]
August 1, 2014

Allison Hinds, Richie Spice and Etana Headline Irie Music Fest in Toronto.

The golden age of Canadian reggae left an indelible imprint in the country’s musical landscape. It’s a legacy that continues to influence today’s music scene with […]
June 21, 2014

Two Ontario Federal By-Elections set for June 30th 2014

A by-election will be held in two Ontario ridings, Scarborough-Agincourt and Trinity-Spadina on June 30th 2014. Scarborough—Agincourt is a suburban riding located in the northwest corner of Scarborough […]
June 18, 2014

Caribana’s Flags and Colours Parade celebrates 15 year aniversary @ Yorkgate Mall

On Tuesday June 24th, 2014, organizers of the annual CARIBANA™ Flags and Colours Parade will hold a media launch at Yorkgate Mall’s Food Court to announce […]
November 5, 2013

Fi Real? Tessanne Chin

-by Nadine White- On Tuesday 24th September, the world witnessed Jamaican songbird Tessanne Chin audition for the US version of the talent search programme ‘The Voice’. […]
September 18, 2013

Are new regulations stifling dancehall culture?

With its incomparable, colourful creative expression, dancehall music is one of Jamaica’s greatest exports. That said, many members of its fraternity have expressed concerns regarding the […]