Red Rush Basketball: Using sports to guide the youth
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Red Rush Basketball: Using sports to guide the youth

De’Nae Cassidy Reid, 14, feels excited whenever she arrives at the basketball court. She is able to play a sport she likes and does well academically because of the...

STALWART AND COMMUNITY ACTIVIST PASSES AWAY AT 88
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STALWART AND COMMUNITY ACTIVIST PASSES AWAY AT 88

This past Monday, April 1, the city mourned the passing of civil rights advocate Dan Philip, at the age of 88. Dan Philip, former president of the Black Coalition...

Good bye Montreal Carifiesta and  welcome MONTREAL CARIMAS
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Good bye Montreal Carifiesta and welcome MONTREAL CARIMAS

Montreal is finally having a Caribbean Carnival this year. I feel I could run in town again, jump and shake the ground again. Wave with all my friends and...

Obituaries April 5, 2024
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Obituaries April 5, 2024

Andrew Forbes Andrew Forbes peacefully passed away on April 10, 2024, at the age of 68, in his hometown of Montreal, Quebec. His battle with cancer in recent years...

HOW SHE BLOOMS
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HOW SHE BLOOMS

An hour into the Taste of Tea party, Sandra Anderson is walking on to the stage to receive the Playmas Montreal Cultural Association Woman of Merit Award from the...

Food Inflation in Canada; food bank’s efforts to help people in need Opinions

Food Inflation in Canada; food bank’s efforts to help people in need

By Desirée Zagbai Going to the grocery store used to be serene, but it is now a place of anxiety. Food prices are increasing at a rapid rate. A...

Big Will and Suerita presents  lovers and friends
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Big Will and Suerita presents lovers and friends

Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone and that’s why event planner Widma Jean Jacques aka BigWill has teamed up...

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: TIME FOR REFLECTION AND DETECTION
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BLACK HISTORY MONTH: TIME FOR REFLECTION AND DETECTION

Globally, February has become synonymous with the ubiquitous celebration of Black History Month. However, over the years it has become apparent that the spirit of solidarity as regards Blackness...

WEST INDIAN RHYTHMS 30 YEARS AND HOLDING
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WEST INDIAN RHYTHMS 30 YEARS AND HOLDING

“My name is Susan Elrington and I have a problem that maybe you can help me solve.” An unexpected phone call on a bright summer day in 1986 changed...

Obituaries December 15, 2023
Obituaries

Obituaries December 15, 2023

Maurice “Mo” Jean Tremblay March 17, 1950 – Novembre 29. 2023 In Loving Memory of a remarkable Man, born in Montreal, Quebec and later finding his final resting place...