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Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013
Friday May 3, 2013 – 1:20 pm | Comments Off on Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013
Jane’s Walk Toronto 2013

Every year since the first Jane’s Walk weekend in 2007, I’ve lead Jane’s Walks around Toronto.
This year, I’m in San Francisco and became the local Jane’s Walk City Organizer leading three walks this weekend:

The Jane …

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 …

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 …

Protesting Warren Farrell at University of Toronto
Friday November 16, 2012 – 10:23 pm | Comments Off on Protesting Warren Farrell at University of Toronto
Protesting Warren Farrell at University of Toronto

Demonstrators outside a men’s rights talk given by Warren Farrell at the University of Toronto clash briefly with police and campus security, resulting in one arrest. — RBNonline
A talk inside the J.J.R MacLeod building by …

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 …

TorchTO – Olympic Torch Relay in Albert Campbell Square at Scarborough Civic Centre this afternoon
Thursday December 17, 2009 – 1:14 pm | One Comment
TorchTO – Olympic Torch Relay in Albert Campbell Square at Scarborough Civic Centre this afternoon

By HiMY SYeD
Within the hour, the Olympic Torch Relay will be in our City for the first of three days before heading out to points west and ultimately to ignite the Olympic Flame to officially …

Polar Bear Swim at Sunnyside with Celebrity Marshal George Smitherman
Sunday December 13, 2009 – 12:52 pm | Comments Off on Polar Bear Swim at Sunnyside with Celebrity Marshal George Smitherman
Polar Bear Swim at Sunnyside with Celebrity Marshal George Smitherman

By HiMY SYeD
Most mornings along Sunnyside Beach, neighbourhood resident Graz takes her dog Trenton for his walk.
Yesterday morning, she was surprised to find a whole bunch of Torontonians getting ready to dip into freezing Lake …

Spacing Magazine 16 – Critters Issue – Release Party 7 p.m. to Midnight at Toronto Reference Library
Wednesday December 9, 2009 – 4:11 pm | Comments Off on Spacing Magazine 16 – Critters Issue – Release Party 7 p.m. to Midnight at Toronto Reference Library
Spacing Magazine 16 – Critters Issue – Release Party 7 p.m. to Midnight at Toronto Reference Library

WHAT : Release party for winter 2009-2010 issue of Spacing
WHEN : Wednesday, December 9, 2009, 7pm – midnight
WHERE : Toronto Reference Library, The Appel Salon, 789 Yonge Street
HOW MUCH : $10 (includes copy of mag), …

Meet Fiona Crean, City of Toronto's Ombudsman, Public Forum at Scadding Court Community Centre
Tuesday November 24, 2009 – 6:18 pm | 2 Comments
Meet Fiona Crean, City of Toronto's Ombudsman, Public Forum at Scadding Court Community Centre

By HiMY SYeD
It’s been a full year plus change since City Hall appointed Fiona Crean as its first ombudsman, topping up three pre-existing oversight positions auditor general, integrity commissioner and lobbyist registrar.
Crean is responsible for …

Opening Night at The Bloor Cinema for the first Canadian Labour International Film Festival (CLiFF)
Monday November 23, 2009 – 5:12 pm | Comments Off on Opening Night at The Bloor Cinema for the first Canadian Labour International Film Festival (CLiFF)
Opening Night at The Bloor Cinema for the first Canadian Labour International Film Festival (CLiFF)

By HiMY SYeD
Toronto has become a city of Films and Festivals. Hollywood North churns them out, then Hollywood itself shows up each September for TiFF, the Toronto International Film Festival.
Now it’s November and time for …