Wrestler fights the current

All the world’s a stage and all the men and women in the ring merely wrestlers. When it comes to pro-wrestling it’s no holds barred and it’s all in good entertainment. It was the form of entertainment in the late 80s to mid 90s, until a vast decline from its golden age heyday in the … Continue reading

‘Coconuts’ – a growing success story

Six years ago a small restaurant opened shop near Weston Road and Finch Avenue where it was surrounded by a sea of other family-based restaurants, many of which were pushing the same fare. The Caribbean themed eatery featured a simple menu —chow mein, fried rice, delectable meats and veggies and flat breads — hoping to … Continue reading

Grace Kennedy Ltd: The Archetypal Success Story

Grace Kennedy Ltd is the archetypal success story in which a business rose from the bottom of a disjointed economy to one of the largest institutions in Jamaica and an engine for socioeconomic progression. What started as a small trading company in 1922 gradually erupted into one of the largest commercial bodies in the Caribbean—so large that it’s traded on markets in two different countries—and most likely the company sponsoring your dinner tonight.

Fruits of its labours showcased at Pranav’s 11th Awards event

“Charity is a very personal feeling,” said Swamiji. That feeling was mutually felt throughout the evening as Pranav Ashram demonstrated through the students of the cultural centre how it benefits from the support of the community.

Golfing adds welcome dollars to Pranav’s philanthropic coffer

The clouds parted just in the nick of tee time. Golfers seized the good weather and caddied up for a day on the course—18 holes to philanthropy.