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Thornhill’s Baythorn Public School under fire for unsafe parking

Thornhill’s Baythorn Public School has recently come under criticism from residents for its unsafe peak periods, which often see blocked lanes and kids running across busy roads.
January 29, 2018

Stintz on Midtown: Blanket heritage designation is wrong and needs to stop

Although some Midtown buildings may have features worth preserving, the vast majority are simple two-storey buildings that will likely get redeveloped.
January 29, 2018

Residents concerned about proposed plans for new hotel and condos in Yorkdale

Ambitious plans for an expanded, mixed-use development at Yorkdale Shopping Centre, known as the Yorkdale Block Master Plan, have raised concerns from residents.
January 26, 2018

Mark Breslin reviews all five Grammy-nominated Comedy Albums

Mark Breslin reviews the five Netflix specials all nominated for a Best Comedy Album award at the Grammy's this weekend.
January 26, 2018

Don't miss your chance to visit Massey Hall before its revamp this summer

The iconic concert venue will close for a two year revitalization project after a concert on June 30.
January 25, 2018

Growing girl power and saying no out loud

Judging by the firestorm of women coming forward to name (literally) bad actors, sexually speaking, the world is a very unsafe place for young women. A quarter of North American women will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime.
January 23, 2018

$35 mil Rosehill reservoir rehab will feature a $4 mil park

January 23, 2018

Ghislaine Landry on her role as captain of the national women’s rugby sevens team

When Ghislaine Landry began her professional rugby career playing for the women’s rugby sevens team in 2007, no version of the sport had been part of the Olympic Games since 1924. Now the 29-year-old Toronto native is captain of the team and represented Team Canada at the 2016 Rio Olympics where they took home bronze.
January 22, 2018

Too Close to Call: Great Scots it’s Burns Day this week!

On Jan. 25, Scots around the world celebrate the birthday of Robbie Burns, Scotland’s favourite son. In T.O., a St. Andrew’s Society piper and a Simply Highland dancer fête the Ploughman Poet.
January 22, 2018

Rapper Cadence Weapon on his favourite reads

Toronto rapper Cadence Weapon chats about his favourite books.
January 19, 2018

Bahamas' Afie Jurvanen on overcoming burnout to create his best album yet

The T.O. musician kicked off the North American leg of his Earthtones tour earlier this month.
January 19, 2018

Richmond Hill teen Hannah Alper is one of 2018's ones to watch

Fourteen-year-old Hannah Alper is the youngest person on Bloomberg's Ones to Watch in 2018 list.
January 19, 2018

City to expropriate Bayview homes

Two Barberry Place residents may lose their homes as the city moves to make way for a new road connecting Rean Drive and Kenaston Gardens near Bayview Village.
January 18, 2018

How Vaughan's Metropolitan Centre subway could create a new downtown

The Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension actually opened its chiming doors and started rolling down the tracks toward Union Station on Dec. 17.
January 18, 2018

6 Canadian musicians on their first ever gig

January 18, 2018

New community centre & gym opens in Thornhill

A new community centre has taken over a now decommissioned St. Luke Catholic Learning Centre. Members of the community around Yonge Street north of Steeles can expect art exhibits, dinners, music shows and summer job fairs for youth, as well as use of the building’s amenities, including the gym and meeting rooms.
January 18, 2018

Richmond Hill turns down legal pot shop

Richmond Hill was identified as a possible host for a legal cannabis retail shop, but the chief administrative officer says they don't want to be the guinea pigs.
January 16, 2018

Daily Planet: In Australia, citizens are required to vote

In Australia, citizens who do not vote incur a penalty. David Suzuki wonders, when fewer than half of Canadians vote in elections, if it's time we imposed the same rules.
January 15, 2018

Sewell on City Hall: 5 biggest issues council faces in 2018

January 15, 2018

Midtown Toronto needs more parkland, not park improvement money

The high costs of several park projects have some residents questioning how the funds from local wards are being spent.
January 12, 2018