Dominica celebrated at Faith Event- Toronto

Featured photo: Briana Melnichuck, Kali Fernandes, Alessa, Anaiya, Eliseo Flores, Sarah Denny, Emily, Sadie and Sarah Ramkissoon and Janet Prosper.   A group of Dominican-Canadians participated recently in the United Nations  celebration of the Prayer Palace Church in Toronto (1111 Arrow Road).  The Nature Isle was one of  29 nations recognized and celebrated by the congregants.  The Dominica delegation was led by Janet Prosper and Sarah Ramkissoon who are of Dominican origin, while the rest of the group consisted of children and friends of Dominicans. The Dominica segment of the…

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Sir Robert.L.Bradshaw Legacy celebrated by St.Kitts and Nevis Diaspora-Toronto

On November 12th, a cross section of the St.Kitts and Nevis diaspora based in Toronto, gathered to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth and legacy of national hero, Rt. Excellent Sir Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw. The observance consisted of a church service at the St.George Anglican Church followed by a reception, held under the theme: Strength of a Man, Triumph of a People, Forever Fearless. Sir Robert Bradshaw was born in St.Kitts in 1916, and rose to prominance as a workers rights advocate in the lucrative sugar industry of the…

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On Listening To a Discussion On What Makes a Song Cadence

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I try as far as possible to understand why certain statements are made these days on any cultural practice in my country of birth conscious of the fact that they are spoken by men and women with all their senses in tact. Ha-Ha. It is a profound choice to listen. Every now and then I hear a matter being distorted or, in the context of culture and love discourses, I should say, a matter needs be informed further. I seek to enhance a discourse, shifting it a bit from its…

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