‘Shoe Nuts’ Turn Passion Into Business

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 15:33 Written by
When friends Leslie Roach and Shamere Gentles were growing up along Scarborough’s Agincourt basketball courts, they couldn’t afford to buy the hottest new NBA kicks (Jordans, obviously). 
As a self-proclaimed style enthusiast who tries to keep up with my local style happenings, I had not heard of Ellé Marks before receiving the invite to the grand-opening.

Entrepreneur Ricky Neckles On Starting From Zero

Monday, 16 March 2015 15:34 Written by
Ricky Neckles is a Grenadian-born Canadian entrepreneur, mechanical engineer, software developer, public speaker and community servant.
Toronto’s hottest new lifestyle publication, HOLR Magazine, is redefining the print landscape in Canada. The chic bi-monthly mag brings readers across the country the latest in style, entertainment, health, love and so much more. HOLR’s most recent issue features one of the music industry’s newest up and coming "it" girls, V. Bozeman on the cover.

"Don't Let Money Motivate You"

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 00:00 Written by
Every Saturday night on G98.7FM, without fail, between 7pm to 10pm, Karl the Hitman Marshall treats oldies lovers to the musical gems that had them dropping dance moves like the prep, the worm and electric slide as teenagers.
There are over 475,000 people who identify as African/Caribbean/Black living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Our experiences often vary, depending on the city of residence and financial status.
Selwyn Rouse is a seasoned, award winning and well respected tutor in Ontario who has dedicated the last 24 years of his life to bettering the lives of children in his community.
October 16 marks the 46 anniversary of the day when Olympic medalists John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their black, gloved fists in a silent protest during the 1968 Olympic Games.
Black people represent a significant portion of technology consumption, but only a small fraction of the community is behind the development of this technology.

The Four Lies Women Believe

Monday, 06 October 2014 00:00 Written by
The road to self-discovery is one paved with ups and downs. It’s a journey Colleen Blake-Miller knows all too well. Blake-Miller is a therapist and has a private practice working with individuals, couples and families at a community counselling agency.