Queen Elizabeth II: A pillar in the face of discontent
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Queen Elizabeth II: A pillar in the face of discontent

Elizabeth II, reigned for 70 years as Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada and the Commonwealth. When she died at 96 years old on Thursday, September 8, the long...

GEMSTAR  OFFERS FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO BLACK STUDENTS
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GEMSTAR OFFERS FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO BLACK STUDENTS

The GemStar Scholarship Fund, the brainchild of Gemma Raeburn-Baynes, president of Playmas Montreal Cultural Association, aims to support deserving Black youth in achieving their dreams through the power and...

Obituaries Sept 9, 2022
Obituaries

Obituaries Sept 9, 2022

Four years after his passing, friends and relatives remember a “solid” brother Leonard Wharwood Jr. stood tall for his community This past August 23, marked four years since the...

“GRENADA-A CULINARY DELIGHT” FEATURED AT THE  SUCCESSFUL SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL FESTIVAL WEEKEND.
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“GRENADA-A CULINARY DELIGHT” FEATURED AT THE SUCCESSFUL SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL FESTIVAL WEEKEND.

The 5th annual Spice Island Cultural Festival, which took place from July 8 to July 10, was a celebrat in Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. . The 2022 festival,...

Summer in the City 2022
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Summer in the City 2022

Faybee’s at McKenzie Park on June 24 The Saint Jean Baptiste (Quebec’s national day) celebration is a day for many in our community to get outdoors and enjoy some...

Spice Island Festival
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Spice Island Festival

The 5th annual Spice Island Cultural Festival, will nice up Montreal from July 8 to July 10. The festival staged by Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ)...

SPICE ISLAND FESTIVAL BACK at Vinet Park
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SPICE ISLAND FESTIVAL BACK at Vinet Park

By Gemma Raeburn-Baynes This year’s Spice Island Cultural Festival is back at Vinet Park in Little Burgundy on July 9. Organizers say the two-year hiatus gave them an opportunity...

They bring nurturing and strong hands to community work
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They bring nurturing and strong hands to community work

Rosie Awori (LJI) Across the community, women leaders come from an array of disciplines from academia to health to administration and are finding themselves at the helm of community...

Be part of a culinary masterpiece
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Be part of a culinary masterpiece

To mark the fifth anniversary of the Spice Island Cultural Festival that will be celebrated on July 8-10, The Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ) is producing...

Leon Llewellyn: A lifetime of art
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Leon Llewellyn: A lifetime of art

“In every society, the artist has an important role. They use their work to give voice (expression) to ideas and to change as well as to make what is...