August 28, 2014
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Weekend Warrior: Snowbirds over the CNE, farmers’ markets, Cirque du Soleil’s “Kurios” and more

08/28/14

Weekend Warrior: Snowbirds over the CNE, farmers’ markets, Cirque du Soleil’s “Kurios” and more

Here's a sampling of what's happening on this last long summer weekend in T.O.

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Rob Ford’s shenanigans make for ideal musical theatre

08/27/14

Rob Ford’s shenanigans make for ideal musical theatre

Rob Ford the Musical opens on September 15, running until September 28. But will the real mayor turn up for the opening?

Posted at 09:19 AM | Permalink

Bloor Ossington Folk Festival announces 2014 lineup

08/26/14

Bloor Ossington Folk Festival announces 2014 lineup

For four years, the Bloor Ossington Folk Festival has been a shining showcase of Toronto’s independent best. The event recently announced its lineup for 2014.

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Weekly Toronto Flick Picks: Thoughts on the F-Word, Bill Murray Day at TIFF and Rue Morgue’s Festival of Fear

08/26/14

Weekly Toronto Flick Picks: Thoughts on the F-Word, Bill Murray Day at TIFF and Rue Morgue’s Festival of Fear

Early each week, we take a look at interesting screenings and events that Toronto cinema culture has coming, take a look at some local film events and check out what’s shooting right now in the city.

Posted at 08:59 AM | Permalink

Mark McEwan and Susur Lee, giants in the Toronto dining scene, take the Ice Bucket Challenge

08/25/14

Mark McEwan and Susur Lee, giants in the Toronto dining scene, take the Ice Bucket Challenge

The minds behind some of Toronto's most high-end dinner destinations get wet—and very, very cold—for a good cause.

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Paddles up: outdoor ping-pong growing in popularity

08/22/14

Paddles up: outdoor ping-pong growing in popularity

Toronto residents have taken to social media this summer to express their gratitude for these “fun” and “awesome” new toys parks have to offer.

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Weekend Warrior: Busking, coconuts, blueberries, and more on this Weekend of Festivals

08/21/14

Weekend Warrior: Busking, coconuts, blueberries, and more on this Weekend of Festivals

Summer is racing headlong toward its conclusion, and something about these twilight dog-days of the season brings out the festivals—lots of them.

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Karen Stintz leaves mayoral race, won't run again

08/21/14

Karen Stintz leaves mayoral race, won't run again

After polling in the single digit range for the last several weeks, Karen Stintz is dropping out of the race for mayor, she announced this morning in a press conference at City Hall.

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The Busking Life: Toronto’s Kate Mior, a performer at this weekend’s BuskerFest, reflects on her career and art

08/20/14

The Busking Life: Toronto’s Kate Mior, a performer at this weekend’s BuskerFest, reflects on her career and art

Toronto’s Kate Mior, a mime and character artist with ten years’ experience at Scotiabank BuskerFest, looks back on the growth of the event and the growth of her own art.

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Post City in the Park: Kat Burns of Kashka

08/20/14

Post City in the Park: Kat Burns of Kashka

Our latest Post City in the Park video features the wonderful Kat Burns of Kashka performing in Sunnyside Park.

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