August 16, 2017

Assault of an inmate at Millhaven Institution

August 16, 2017 – Bath, Ontario – Correctional Service Canada On August 11, 2017, at about 2:00 p.m., an inmate was found to have been the victim of […]
August 16, 2017
Breaking News, Black Canadian News, African Canadian News

Statement from Legal Aid Ontario President & CEO David Field about the African Canadian Legal Clinic

TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2017 /CNW/ – The Clinic Committee of Legal Aid Ontario’s Board of Directors has decided, under its dispute resolution process, to withdraw LAO’s funding of […]
August 4, 2017
African Canadian News

Black Lives Matter-Toronto Freedom School to Host Closing Fashion/Art Show

TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2017 /CNW/ – Black Lives Matter-Toronto‘s second annual three-week long Freedom School will be holding a closing event, entitled, “Fashion Statement” on Friday, August 4th at 7p.m at Blank Canvas […]
August 4, 2017
Breaking African Canadian News

Journey to Valhalla flies away with the eighth annual Ontario Science Centre Innovation in Mas’ Award at the 2017 Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival

TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2017 /CNW/ – Last night, the Ontario Science Centre awarded the annual Innovation in Mas’ Award to Sunlime Canada led by Dwayne Gunness for Journey to Valhalla at the Peeks Toronto Caribbean […]
August 1, 2017

Honey Jam Launch

Honey Jam, Canada’s longest running female talent showcase launched their 2017 season on Tuesday, July 25th, hosted by TD. The show now boasts two decades since […]
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

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 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 […]