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Black Nova Scotian Basketball Referee Dies After A Fall

Black Nova Scotian Basketball Referee Dies After A Fall

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia – Calvin George Headley, a 58-year-old Nova Scotia basketball referee, died last week at the Halifax Infirmary, after a fatal accident, according to his close friends. Headley, who was born on May 22, 1955 and was affectionately ...

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Hunter Kicks Off Political Campaign

Hunter Kicks Off Political Campaign

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer With the slogan, “Let’s get moving,” Mitzie Hunter, the Ontario Liberal Party candidate for the Scarborough-Guildwood, kicked off her campaign on July 6 with the opening of her office in the Eglinton Avenue East ...

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Ontario MPP Margarett Best Resigns

Ontario MPP Margarett Best Resigns

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer Jamaica-born Member of Provincial Parliament in Ontario, Margarett Best, who has represented Scarborough-Guildwood since 2007, tendered her resignation on June 27. Her resignation means Premier Kathleen Wynne must now call five by-elections this year. ...

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Record Attendance At Career, Education and Settlement Fair

TORONTO, Ontario – More than 1500 newcomers and internationally trained professionals flocked to the 3rd Annual Scotiabank Career, Education and Settlement Fair which took place at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Tuesday, June 25 2013. The event, which was presented ...

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Ugandan Gay Activist Seeks Solidarity Support

Ugandan Gay Activist Seeks Solidarity Support

By Neil Armstrong Pride Contributing Writer TORONTO, Ontario – Uganda’s most visible LGBT advocate, Frank Mugisha, 32, would like to see LGBT groups here supporting the organization he heads, Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG). He also wants immigration officials to help ...

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