Toronto 2015 Pan AM/Parapan AM Games, a first for Ontario, is right around the corner. As expected, most of the attention and buzz is on the athletes who are about to woo us with their showmanship.
Tamara Gordon is a young lady who has been making a difference, a difference which has not gone unnoticed.
Whether voice, text or email, when you need to get a message out, Andre McNaughton says his system is the fastest way to spread the word. The idea for his RentBark software was inspired by frustration. 

Tough Love

Thursday, 04 June 2015 17:40 Written by
Using his military-style approach, this former marine provides diverse, high-risk youth with unconditional support and encouragement to feel and be successful. 

‘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). 
With racial tensions and police brutality dominating public conversation, many Black people have felt a renewed commitment to changing the narrative, but many of them don't have the resources do so. By voting!
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.

Women United Network: Strength Of A Woman

Friday, 17 April 2015 12:06 Written by
It began as a meeting of great minds and Women United Network was born. This annual event created by three friends, Makini Smith, a realtor and CEO, Angel Deen of Angel Fit & Healthy, and Monique Prince, founder of Beauty Seekrets empowers business women to reach their full potential. 
Marcia Brown is an award-winning educator and executive director of the youth and community support group Trust 15.
Shauntay Grant is a writer and storyteller from Halifax, Nova Scotia.