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Residents urge Mayor Brown to run again during tele-townhall

A consistent sentiment by residents calling in to Monday's tele-townhall was a desire for the Mayor to seek a second term.

Bowman rushes through $1M for replica barn in Brampton

In a shocking display of hypocrisy and self-interest, Brampton's Ward 3/4 City Councillor Jeff Bowman rushed through a motion to allocate $1...

Peel Region remembers Mama Sarah Obama

Local residents in Peel Region remember the 2015 visit by President Barack Obama's paternal grandmother Dr. Sarah Obama popularly known as Mama Sarah Obama.
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It’s not that difficult to treat black children the same as other children

The Peel District School Board is under a human rights a racism review by the Ministry of Education. An interim report was...

Brampton Celebrates Jamhuri Day with Kenyan Canadians

Organizers believe this was the first time any level of government in Canada has raised the Kenyan flag in honour of the contribution of Kenyan Canadians.

City Hall Celebrates Jamaican Independence Day

The City of Brampton is home to a rich mosaic of community and culture. The city is working to break cultural barriers...

$372,000 to Kick-Start City’s Culture Master Plan

After 9 months of consultation with 3,500 residents, the city's Culture Master Plan was unanimously endorsed by Councillors at the Committee of Council meeting...
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Harmonize Initiative to Combat Hate in Peel Region

On March 25, Brampton Focus Community Media is launching Harmonize, a new community run program across Peel Region that aims to combat racism, hate...

Mayor Urges Diversity Training for Councillor Sprovieri

On June 26th, a resident sent an email with the subject line "Why are WHITE PEOPLE still planning Brampton's future?" to Brampton politicians, community...

Brampton Book Lovers Rejoice for FOLD – Festival of Literary Diversity

(Editor's Note: This is Part 1 of a 2 part in-depth interview with Jael Richardson, a Brampton author and the founder of the Festival...
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