At 109 years old, Mrs. Una Adams  enjoys  reading and African violets
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At 109 years old, Mrs. Una Adams enjoys reading and African violets

As she approaches another birthday on October 15th, her 109th, Mrs. Una Adams says these days she is less inclined for any big celebration. “I’m really looking forward to...

Québec voted: plus ca change plus c’est pareil
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Québec voted: plus ca change plus c’est pareil

In the run up to the October 3, provincial elections in Quebec, immigrants have been the target of the ruling Coalition Avenir Quebec (CAQ) in its bid to maintain...

PK and the game of Hockey
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PK and the game of Hockey

Poor thing, Pierre Karl Subban was eventually bowed out of the game to which he dedicated his life. In a tweet released on September 20, he professed his love...

‘Flex To Launch’ offers a hand up
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‘Flex To Launch’ offers a hand up

Young Black men are the target of a new project aimed at pulling them out of the doldrums. ‘Flex to Launch’ is hinged on data from Statistics Canada that...

RISING STAR KYRA MILAN
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RISING STAR KYRA MILAN

A heart of compassion, business smarts, a kind demeanour and sheer brilliance are some of the qualities one will find when interacting with 10-year-old Kyra Milan Brown. The tween...

Backstage at Carnegie Hall opens on September 23, at Centaur
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Backstage at Carnegie Hall opens on September 23, at Centaur

It’s early evening at Carnegie Hall in December 1939, and pioneering jazz guitarist Charlie Christian (1916-1942) is about to take to the stage with a white clarinettist for a...

Montrealer creates the “Riddim”  the flavors Tobago carnival
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Montrealer creates the “Riddim” the flavors Tobago carnival

A few months ago, in the midst of the pandemic, we met Michael Ramroop O’Sobrian hunkered down in his studio creating music and building his musical brand. As always,...

Trinidad and Tobago 60th Independence  celebration and reflection
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Trinidad and Tobago 60th Independence celebration and reflection

On August 30, 1962 then premier, Dr. Eric Williams delivered a message to the youth of Trinidad and Tobago: You are the future; we are at best the present,...

The Morning Detour owns Friday morning radio
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The Morning Detour owns Friday morning radio

There are many reasons why a growing cross-section of Montrealers is tuning in to The Morning Detour show on CKUT 90.3 FM every Friday from 7 AM to 9AM....

UNIA: Rooted in the Past, Eyes on the Future
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UNIA: Rooted in the Past, Eyes on the Future

The United Negro Improvement Association (Montreal Chapter 334) was launched in 1919 by The Honourable Marcus Mosiah Garvey, will take a step forward in its rebuilding process when it...