New Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) creative industries manager and film commissioner, Carole Beckford, was in the city last week to network at the annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and promote the National Dance Theatre Company (NDTC) upcoming show at the Sony Centre.
Ghana is in the hunt for a new coach after the country’s soccer association and Kwesi Appiah parted ways by mutual consent.
The Ford family of Etobicoke has presented Torontonians with yet another twist in perhaps the most watched mayoral race in Toronto’s history. News of Rob Ford’s illness was hastily followed by news that the Fords were reshuffling their cards to ensure that their name remains in the race. As such, Rob Ford withdrew from running for mayor and hastily registered to run for councillor in Ward 2 Etobicoke North from his hospital bed. This is the post he had relinquished to run for mayor and which his older brother Doug Ford was able to take in the last election. Another scion was place holding the Ford spot in Ward 2 until last Friday when all of this unfolded.
KINGSTON: Former Information and Telecommunications Minister, Daryl Vaz, is scheduled to go on trial early next year on corruption-related charges.
The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says it has issued a new customs declaration form that expands the definition of family members for arriving Caribbean and other travelers.
The National Dance Theatre Company (NDTC) of Jamaica proves that emancipation is the genesis of creativity. The NDTC, which was founded in 1962 – the year Jamaica gained independence from Great Britain – will grace Toronto with one performance only this fall.
By Dr. CHRISTOPHER J. MORGAN June 19 is recognized internationally as World Sickle Cell Day. Although not yet globally recognized, in many regions, including the United States, September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month. On September 20, …