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How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security?
Saturday February 8, 2014 – 12:20 pm | Comments Off on How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security?
How Can ‘City Diplomacy’ Influence Security?

According to Michele Acuto, we have to start studying the impact that cities and those who govern them are having on global security. That’s because their ‘proximity’ to today’s security challenges is making them increasingly important actors in this domain.

#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.

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter
Tuesday November 27, 2012 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for Conflict of Interest Matter
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Removed from Office – 10:30 a.m. Monday November 26 2012
Monday November 26, 2012 – 12:42 pm | Comments Off on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Removed from Office – 10:30 a.m. Monday November 26 2012
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Removed from Office – 10:30 a.m. Monday November 26 2012

By HiMY SYeD
Monday Morning, the City Hall Press Gallery has created a media village in front of 361 University Avenue Courthouse awaiting the Decision in the Mayor Ford Conflict of Interest matter.
I was waiting outside …

100th Grey Cup Festival Pancake Breakfast, Nathan Phillips Square
Saturday November 24, 2012 – 4:22 pm | Comments Off on 100th Grey Cup Festival Pancake Breakfast, Nathan Phillips Square
100th Grey Cup Festival Pancake Breakfast, Nathan Phillips Square

Saturday Morning in Nathan Phillips Square found The Calgary Grey Cup Committee continuing their tradition of holding a Pancake Breakfast with everyone invited.
Calgary Music played on stage as people waited in fast moving lines for …

Mayor Rob Ford’s 2 p.m. Arrival at 330 University Avenue Courthouse – Monday November 19 2012
Monday November 19, 2012 – 5:22 pm | Comments Off on Mayor Rob Ford’s 2 p.m. Arrival at 330 University Avenue Courthouse – Monday November 19 2012
Mayor Rob Ford’s 2 p.m. Arrival at 330 University Avenue Courthouse – Monday November 19 2012

Exactly at 2 p.m., Toronto Mayor Rob Ford arrived at 330 University Avenue driving his Cadillac Escalade.
A Porsche was illegally parked in-between the two yellow signs immediately in front of the Courthouse steps. Consequently, Mayor …

Regent Park Aquatic Centre – Ribbon Cutting
Saturday November 17, 2012 – 5:10 pm | Comments Off on Regent Park Aquatic Centre – Ribbon Cutting
Regent Park Aquatic Centre – Ribbon Cutting

The Regent Park Aquatic Centre held its Ribbon Cutting Ceremony this afternoon.
After 18 years, 4 different Mayors, Amalgamation, 2 city managers, $17 Million, today was a good day, make that, a great day for the …

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 …

Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down
Tuesday November 13, 2012 – 3:25 pm | Comments Off on Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down
Stripe Hog Jarvis Bike Lane Removal Truck breaks down

It’s the second day of the Stripe Hog Lane Removal Truck being twarted from removing the Jarvis Bike Lanes.
This afternoon, shortly after 1:30 p.m., the equipment broke down, and whatever is remaining of the Jarvis …

Prospect Cemetery – Sunrise Service, Remembrance Day
Sunday November 11, 2012 – 10:06 am | Comments Off on Prospect Cemetery – Sunrise Service, Remembrance Day
Prospect Cemetery – Sunrise Service, Remembrance Day

The Royal Canadian Legion, Earlscourt Branch 65 held their 84th annual Remembrance Day Sunrise Service at the Cross of Sacrifice in Prospect Cemetery today.
Service began at 8 a.m. making it the first of a very …