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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Margaret Atwood and her fellow Annex alarmists must learn to share: Elliott

Wealthy homeowners in the Annex are recycling the same old NIMBY complaints about neighbourhood character, Matt Elliott says.

The Epicure Café is a hub for the theatre crowd

Unnoticed by passersby and often unmarked by plaques, numerous Toronto addresses with big parts to play in cultural history sit mostly uncelebrated. In the Star’s new series, Local Legends, we tell you about them and put them on your mental map.

‘Arrow’ star Stephen Amell responds to online backlash after attending Vancouver Pride

Amell took to social media to post photos of himself and his wife enjoying the annual parade. While many fans responded positively to his posts, some weren’t so happy with his decision to support the event.

Clifton Joseph’s bittersweet look back at Caribana

Toronto’s carnival made good on some of its early promise to deliver social initiatives, but 50 years on it has never lived up to its euphoric possibilities to tangibly benefit the Black and Caribbean communities

How an artist lives in under 500 square feet

When Alexis Jardin left her rented Liberty Village penthouse behind in 2008 after a breakup, she was ready to buy a home of her own, but she didn’t want to bring more than a few suitcases with her.

Former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe brings boot camp to Vancouver

A former Vancouver Bachelorette and her personal trainer fiancé are back in town this weekend with their popular cross-country boot camp tour.

Hey Toronto. Yo Toronto. Yowronto: That’s How you Name Toronto’s Newest and Best Festival

FreshKut Productions Inc. presents Yowronto, an International musical extravaganza, in time for Canada’s 150th year anniversary.

Black Arts and Innovation Expo Offers Jobs, Scholarships, Food, Entertainment and Surprising Freebies at...

Experts agree, opportunities in the STEAM disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics are growing at a rapid pace. Excelovate & First Book...

Bravo, Genie: Bouchard follows through on Super Bowl bet, takes stranger on date

The unveiling of bikini pics and an NBA game with a total stranger? Damn, Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard had herself an eventful week day. Bouchard,...

Bouchard pays off Super Bowl bet with date at Nets game

Eugenie Bouchard is not one to back out on a bet. Bouchard, from Westmount, Que., went on a date with New England Patriots fan John...