Trinidad-Tobago and Bahamas win top culinary honours

Trinidad-Tobago and Bahamas win top culinary honours

MIAMI  – Trinidad and Tobago is the Caribbean National Culinary Team of the Year. The team won top honors in the finale of the 2018 Taste of the Caribbean culinary competition at the Hyatt Regency in Miami last Thursday evening, after also winning the Bartender, Best Non Alcoholic Drink and Beef categories. Trinidadians in winners’ […]

Summitry? But to what end?

Summitry? But to what end?

By Carlton Joseph   Congratulations to President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un on the recently concluded summit.  The pragmatic Trump finally arrived at this meeting – at least for a very brief moment.  That same week Trump showed his belligerent, bullying side to America’s allies.  He refused to sign a joint statement with the […]

Toronto City Council approves Action Plan to confront Anti-Black racism

Toronto City Council approves Action Plan  to confront Anti-Black racism

Toronto City council last week voted unanimously to pass its proposed Action Plan to Confront Anti-Black Racism. Mayor John Tory described the five-year Plan as ” an important first-step “in dealing with  the  problem and establishing ” a more inclusive city that benefits all Toronto residents.” The Plan includes 22 recommendations and 80 actions to […]

Standing Ovation for Michelle Obama

Standing Ovation for Michelle Obama

Former First Lady of the United States of America, Michelle Obama, Tuesday afternoon, was given a standing ovation at Ryerson University’s Mattamy Athletic Center, where about 3,000 individuals had gathered to listen her discus gender equality, politics and economics. Obama shared the stage with Rhiannon Traill, president and CEO of the Economic Club of Canada. […]

Superbowl's Jamaican-Canadian superstar

Superbowl's Jamaican-Canadian superstar

Canadians and the Caribbean community alike both have the same reason to take a very keen interest in this weekend’s Superbowl in New York/ New Jersey — and his name is Orlando Franklin. The Kingston, Jamaica-born offensive lineman for the Denver Broncos was raised in Toronto, and is a key part of the team that will […]

Special edition tribute to Mandela

Live Coverage: Nelson Mandela Memorial Service The Caribbean Camera will pay special tribute to Nelson Mandela next Thursday in a special edition dedicated to the man considered to be the greatest world leader of the current generations. We are inviting readers who would like to be part of this tribute to send us their comments […]

Christmas Fun

Christmas Fun

CHRISTMAS FUN: Soca Parang King Crazy has his fans lapping up his performance last Sunday at the Scarborough Convention Centre, where he made his first appearance in Toronto for the 2013 Christmas season. The “lovable lunatic”, as he is called, is credited for creating the Soca Parang genre — a mixture of calypso and parang, […]