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25 May 2018

Al Ramsay - Community Change Maker Is First Black Person To Receive Ryerson Alumni Award

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More than half of Toronto identifies as a visible minority, making it one of the most diverse cities in the world. So when Al Ramsay found out he would be the first Black person to receive the Trailblazer Alumni award from the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University, he was floored.

21 May 2018

The Pascal Atuma Open Mic Show - The Stage Is Yours, The Crowd Decides

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It’s an otherwise quiet night in the heart of downtown Toronto. The sun has just begun to dip, and the normally bustling streets are virtually empty, save for a few pedestrians and the odd streetcar.

21 May 2018

The Game That's Taking Your Pre-Party Rituals To A Whole Other Level

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In one hand, you hold an auxiliary cord. In the other, your smartphone, queued to your “Fire” playlist. The two meet, and the party gets started. Sound familiar?

17 Apr 2018

Bringing it Home: Vernacular Jazz Dance in Toronto

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I have been a professional dance artist for 15 years, and I’m now the Artistic Director of Holla Jazz – a company that focuses on spreading the guiding principles of jazz dance, and perhaps creating some new ones.

19 Feb 2018

The Age Of Wearable Art And Why It's Here To Stay

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The first time I saw one of Dawn Grant’s designs, the image never left my mind.

17 Feb 2018

Family Brings Grandfather’s Recipe Back To Life - Lands Major Sobeys Distribution Deal

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Neale’s Sweet n Nice ice cream is second to none when it comes to being an all natural, premium ice cream with no artificial ingredients.

16 Jan 2018

The Truth About Becoming An Actor In Toronto

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Ryan Singh first stepped into the "entertainment" spotlight in his homeland - Guyana, South America at just 6 years old.

12 Jan 2018

A Young Jamaican Chef Walks Into Chubby's Kitchen

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It’s cold. My mind is forcefully dragging the rest of me through to the next moment. I arrive at Chubby’s Jamaican Restaurant with both trepidation and intrigue. No one wants to incur the wrath of Black Twitter.

11 Dec 2017

Leisa Washington nominated as 2018 Ontario Liberal candidate for Whitby

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It’s standing room only at the nomination meeting for Leisa Washington.

30 Nov 2017

Entrepreneur Credits Scarborough Upbringing For Successful Start

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Returning from England to Scarborough as a child, Ian Andre Espinet found himself surrounded by, and befriending, companions from all over the world.

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