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#smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors
Saturday September 28, 2013 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on #smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors
#smwTOpoli – Using Social Media to Engage with Community: A Discussion with Toronto City Councillors

Toronto City Councillors Paul Ainslie (Ward 43), Shelley Carroll (Ward 33), Kristyn Wong-Tam (Ward 27) were the panel discussion moderated by community member, Claire Crossley.

It was live-tweeted by @PaisleyRae.

This panel offered insights into how these particular Toronto Councillors use social media to engage with the community both inside & outside Toronto City Hall. This discussion concluded with a Q & A with the Councillors.

Marty The Horse, Calgary Stampeders, 100th Grey Cup, CFL Tradition and The Royal York Hotel
Thursday November 22, 2012 – 1:08 pm | Comments Off on Marty The Horse, Calgary Stampeders, 100th Grey Cup, CFL Tradition and The Royal York Hotel
Marty The Horse, Calgary Stampeders, 100th Grey Cup, CFL Tradition and The Royal York Hotel

This Morning, Marty The Horse, official Mascot of the Calgary Stampeders CFL Football team, attempted the tradition of strolling through the front doors of a hotel.
Attempted, because this morning during the 10 a.m. hour, The …

46th Annual Cavalcade of Lights – Nathan Phillips Square
Sunday November 18, 2012 – 2:51 am | Comments Off on 46th Annual Cavalcade of Lights – Nathan Phillips Square
46th Annual Cavalcade of Lights – Nathan Phillips Square

Toronto’s 46th Annual Cavalcade of Lights lit up Nathan Phillips Square last night.
Scarborough City Councillor Paul Ainslie, standing in for Mayor Rob Ford, flipped the switch just before 7:30 p.m. and with that The Official …

TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012
Thursday November 15, 2012 – 11:41 pm | Comments Off on TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012
TTC Townhall – Toronto City Hall Council Chamber, Thursday November 15 2012

The Toronto Transit Commission held its #TTCTownhall tonight in Toronto City Hall.
In comparision with previous TTC Townhalls, this one was quite civil. One almost got a sense that the national past time of bashing public …

U.S. Election Night – The Academy of the Impossible
Wednesday November 7, 2012 – 4:47 pm | Comments Off on U.S. Election Night – The Academy of the Impossible
U.S. Election Night – The Academy of the Impossible

Tuesday Night / Early Wednesday Morning saw The Red States, The Blue States, The United States of America elect its FIRST BLACK PRESIDENT!!! …again.
Four years ago in 2008, West End Torontonians communally pre-enjoyed tonight’s events …

City Youth Council of Toronto (CYCTO) Inaugural Meeting – Saturday October 27 2012
Saturday October 27, 2012 – 11:56 pm | Comments Off on City Youth Council of Toronto (CYCTO) Inaugural Meeting – Saturday October 27 2012
City Youth Council of Toronto (CYCTO) Inaugural Meeting – Saturday October 27 2012

The newly elected City Youth Council of Toronto held its Inaugural meeting on Saturday inside City Council Chambers.

What turned out to be a very, very long day was documented in video, photos, and tweets was storified…

Big City, Big Ideas: Hudson Yards, NYC
Thursday October 25, 2012 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on Big City, Big Ideas: Hudson Yards, NYC
Big City, Big Ideas: Hudson Yards, NYC

Wednesday evening at Innis Town Hall, a fascinating lecture on North America’s largest urban development was presented — Hudson Yards, on Manhattan’s West Side in New York City.
Jay Cross and Blake Hutcheson (Oxford Properties) were …

Vigil for a United Gun-Free Toronto, Yonge-Dundas Square
Tuesday June 12, 2012 – 12:49 pm | Comments Off on Vigil for a United Gun-Free Toronto, Yonge-Dundas Square
Vigil for a United Gun-Free Toronto, Yonge-Dundas Square

Vigil for a United Gun-Free Toronto took place on Monday evening, June 11 2012, in Yonge-Dundas Square.
Organized by area City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam. She brought together Faith Leaders, Mothers who lost sons to gun violence, …