Dr. Oliver Jones celebrated at Dawson College
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Dr. Oliver Jones celebrated at Dawson College

On Friday, March 10th, Dawson College concluded its Black History Month 2023 festivities by honoring legendary Montreal jazz pianist Dr. Oliver Jones. The event was a resounding success with...

Learning how to think is better than learning what to think
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Learning how to think is better than learning what to think

Have you ever heard it said that the world’s business is our business? Growing up in Montreal, I often had the impression that minding my (own) business was more...

BRINGING UP THE CHILDREN
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BRINGING UP THE CHILDREN

Dr. Alwin Spence “Hi guys, d-i-n-n-e-r is r-e-a-d-y, wash your hands and come to the t-a-b-l-e.” “O.K! Stop the playing ! Go wash your hands ! And come to...

Obituaries March 17, 2023
Obituaries

Obituaries March 17, 2023

Remembering Frantz Vancol: Entrepreneur Extraordinaire Frantz Vancol made his mark on Montreal as one of the most dynamic entrepreneurs and community advocates coming out of the Black and Caribbean...

THE CLOTHESLINE IS OPENED at St Thomas’ Anglican Church in NDG
Church & Gospel

THE CLOTHESLINE IS OPENED at St Thomas’ Anglican Church in NDG

It’s a thrift-shopper’s paradise at St Thomas’ Anglican Church, 4810 Rosedale Avenue (corner Somerled) in NDG where there is an ample supply of clothing and accessories to both men...

Two Montreal students receive RBC scholarships
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Two Montreal students receive RBC scholarships

Nompumelelo Moyo (LJI) Two Montreal students, Mathem Maluak and Mallory Lowe Mpoka made the cut for the RBC Future Launch Black Youth Scholarship worth $10 000 per year (for...

Exercise Makes You Feel Good
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Exercise Makes You Feel Good

I was speaking with my Dad a while back, who took up Tai Chi and now started integrating riding a stationary bike in his workout regimen. I think I...

How to improve your relationship with your child,  promote positive behavioural changes and enhance mental wellbeing
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How to improve your relationship with your child, promote positive behavioural changes and enhance mental wellbeing

By: Drs. Connie Scuccimarri, Catherine Serra-Poirier and Yves Beaulieu, psychologists at The Montreal Children’s Hospital Being a parent is an important role that is often rewarding, but also challenging....

Laureates of 2021, 2022  and 2023 gather at City Hall
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Laureates of 2021, 2022 and 2023 gather at City Hall

As the events of Black History Month 2023 continue to unfold laureates of this year’s calendar, were joined by laureates of 2022 and 2021 at a mini celebration at...

West Can says: “Carnival Is… Mas, Movement & Music”
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West Can says: “Carnival Is… Mas, Movement & Music”

If it’s true that song and dance add color to every people, the music, movement and creativity that have been part of the annual Black and Caribbean street parade...