The Fireman “Niced Up” Montreal
Entertainment

The Fireman “Niced Up” Montreal

Hard work does pay off and the success of “Shake It Down” is evidence of just that on Saturday September 17, at the Caribbean Food Factory in NDG. This...

The Morning Detour owns Friday morning radio
Community News

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....

Imani to worship at Union United Church building
Church & GospelCommunity News

Imani to worship at Union United Church building

On Sunday, July 31, members of Imani Family and Full Gospel Church under the spiritual leadership of Pastor Glen Gray will worship at 3007 Delisle Street, the Union United...

Summer in the City 2022
Community News

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...

Grace Campbell and WOR in service of women
Community News

Grace Campbell and WOR in service of women

As she prepares to exit a position that kept her on the frontlines in the fight to empower women, Grace Campbell stands proud of the achievements of Women On...

Almost $3/4M in funding to TWKF to help kids stay on the straight and narrow
Community News

Almost $3/4M in funding to TWKF to help kids stay on the straight and narrow

Every year between 800 and 1000 youth from the area have their lives impacted in a positive way, by participating in the Trevor Williams Basketball Camp. It’s been like...

Two decades later Karen Rice is still proud to be a pioneer at the STM
Community News

Two decades later Karen Rice is still proud to be a pioneer at the STM

By Melissa Murphy (LJI) “Come on board. We’re waiting for you!” These are the words of Karen Rice, who today, two decades after becoming what is believed to be...

Social justice is important to new CdN/NDG borough mayor
Community News

Social justice is important to new CdN/NDG borough mayor

Rosie Awori (LJI) Grace Kasoki Katahwa’s goal was clear when she entered the nursing field a decade or so ago: “I wanted to ensure that when I wake up...

The Black man’s burden
Opinions

The Black man’s burden

Historian Dorothy Williams once described Montreal’s Black community as “a vibrant, multicultural, multilingual consisting of Blacks from Africa, Europe, the Caribbean, Canada and Latin America.” She went on say...

A Black Community in distress
Community News

A Black Community in distress

Submitted by Rhema Walters In memory of Shawn Birch and all the other Blacks killed by other Blacks. My young nephew was stabbed in his heart by another black...