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Vichy Mineral 89

BY: KIZZY COURTNEY  I’m sure many of you have used or have seen products from Vichy. Vichy is a great skincare line that offers great products for all skin types, and if you are familiar with Vichy’s products, you’ll probably know they are famous for the use of Thermal Water in their skincare. Added to […]

Who Got Da Props?

BY: TRISHA CURLING  Not sure if you noticed my reference to one of my favourite hip-hop tracks, but we should all “have da props”.  In this context, it’s yoga props of course. There is often an attitude when practicing yoga that using props means you are a beginner and/or not very good at yoga.  I […]

Love Like a Soca and Reggae Song

BY: KEZIA ROYER-BURKETT Letter from a reader from the last article on situationships. Hey, I’m a first-time reader of your column and I’m so happy I picked up the paper this week. This is eye opening and as a matter of fact, I knew something was wrong with them but didn’t know what they were. These […]

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

Winner Miss West Indian Canadian Pageant 2017 - Alexsis Theodore BY: KABRENA ROBINSON After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by...

Miss Diya Divas 2017

2017 Miss Diwali Queen - Sarika Sasenarine BY: LEANNE BENN Rajmini Ramkumar never imagined that she would help bring the spirit, creativity, and festiveness of Diwali...

Making The Soundtrack For The City: T Major

BY: DT THE ARTIST  One of the city’s favourite producers, T Major is building the soundtrack for the city. Starting off as a producer, T Major has spent time working with artists such as Hype, Dusty Wallace, Dre Barrs and Gee Wunder to name a few. As his production reputation started growing, out of necessity […]

What Does It Mean To Be “Brain Dead”?

BY: ALLISON BROWN Over the last few weeks, we have heard about Taquisha McKitty, the 27-year-old mother, daughter, sister, granddaughter, and friend who as a result of a drug overdose was deemed brain dead.  Mr. Stanley Stewart and Alyson McKitty, Taquisha’s parents believe “she’s still alive,” according to an article written by Pam Douglas of […]

Situationships

BY: KEZIA ROYER-BURKETT Beyoncé’s song Upgrade You featuring Jay-Z popped into my head when I thought about a guy I dated aka had a situationship with. What is a situationship you ask? Well according to Urban Dictionary it is a relationship that has no label on it… like a friendship but more than a friendship […]

What is Your Yoga?

BY: TRISHA CURLING  Some of the best things that have happened to me since deciding to incorporate yoga into my life are actually the development of what has happened off the mat. Yes, it’s incredible to feel stronger and have less tension and pain in my body, but the way in which I experience the […]

Best Eyeshadow Palettes for Beginners

BY: KIZZY COURTNEY If you’re new to the realm of eyeshadow and want to add a bit more to the eyes than mascara we understand that picking out that first eyeshadow palette can be intimidating. With so many options out there, it’s hard to decide on which palette to go for, and what colours are […]

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

Photo by: Jelani Grant - TC Reporter BY: JELANI GRANT Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And...

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

Image source: http://www.varickaddler.com/ BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

Image source: media4.s-nbcnews.com BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....

Love, Likes, and Shares in the Six

BY: KEZIA ROYER-BURKETT Hi, I’m Kezia and the writer of this new section Love, Likes, and Shares in the Six. This column is a space where I share my love experiences and thoughts and you the readers can send in your questions, thoughts, and stories about love, relationships, sex, dating, etc. and I will do […]

7 Reasons People Are Dishonest In Romantic Relationships

BY: KEZIA ROYER-BURKETT I’m a part of a fascinating WhatsApp group chat with many very interesting, entertaining and at times intriguing characters, and personalities, with various backgrounds, ethnicities, and gender.  We talk about different topics and share our personal lives, we’ve become like a little family. A question that was recently brought up in the […]

A3C Music Festival

BY: DT THE ARTIST  A3C (All 3 Coasts) is a hip-hop music festival that happens in Atlanta, Georgia every year, usually on or around the first weekend in October. While there are many official A3C stages, there are also many opportunities for Indie artists to shine and taste some of the spotlight. Many promoters in […]
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