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Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 12, 2014

June 12, 2014 9:47 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Election day in Ontario; Rob Ford musical to hold open casting call Monday; Beijing-backed school program comes under fire; and more news... Ontarians head to the polls today (Global ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 11, 2014

June 11, 2014 9:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Painting of DVP rainbow tunnel could sell for millions; Mississauga mayor says Hudak's Tories will hurt cities; Former TDSB head to face academic charges over thesis; and more news... Doug Ford ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 10, 2014

June 10, 2014 9:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Porter Airlines faced with technical glitch; Rob Ford falling in polls, Chow now in clear lead; Will the city buy this multi-million-dollar lawn bowling club for a park?; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 9, 2014

June 9, 2014 7:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Auditor general wants investigation of Fords' lobbying efforts, How the MaRS Centre became a hot-button election issue; Rob Ford appears intoxicated of video, Doug Ford blames muscle spasms; and ... read more

Toronto Fire Safety Week 2014 to Focus on High-Rise Residents

Toronto Fire Services' (TFS) Safety Awareness Week
June 6, 2014 3:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the past, Toronto Fire Services' (TFS) Safety Awareness Week's education efforts have focused mainly on single-family dwellings, but Toronto's high-rise population is growing faster than ... read more

Carpenters Annual Apprentice Competition Comes to Toronto

United Brotherhood of Carpenters, National Apprenticeship Competition
June 6, 2014 1:00 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
"Ready… Set… Drill!" Will that be the call that starts the United Brotherhood of Carpenters' 22nd annual National Apprenticeship Competition in Toronto this August? The event, to be held at ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 6, 2014

June 6, 2014 9:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly endorses Wynne in Ontario election; Volunteer Sony Centre board members resign en masse; Toronto wins 'intelligent community' award despite 'unique public challenge'; and ... read more

Brookfield Place Galleria Made Over by Artist Heather Nicol

Soft Spin by Heather Nicol, Allen Lambert Galleria at Brookfield Place, Toronto
June 5, 2014 10:15 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Allen Lambert Galleria is one of Toronto's most distinctive spaces. Running most of the way from Bay Street to Yonge Street through the Brookfield Place office-retail complex in the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 5, 2014

June 5, 2014 9:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Power outage leaves east end dark; Olivia Chow says she's the 'one person that can beat' Rob Ford; E-mail links the Fords to printer with family firm dealings; and more news... Five things to ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For June 4, 2014

June 4, 2014 8:01 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario party leaders square off in debate; Former TCHC executives accused of fraudulent spending; Karen Stintz opposes sale of surplus TDSB property; and more news... WATCH: The Ontario Leaders’ ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 3, 2014

June 3, 2014 8:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
'Hidden Cash' craze sweeps Toronto; Rob Ford vows to return to campaign July 1st; Don Valley "art fence" to increase access to trails; and more news... 25 years later, SkyDome contest winner ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for June 2, 2014

June 2, 2014 8:51 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
GO bus strike averted; John Tory's transit pitch has become the talk of the 2014 mayoral race; Ontario party leaders hope to avoid debate knockout; and more news... Rob Ford security footage ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014 7:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
GO bus strike possible for Monday; Royal York Hotel up for sale; Fort York Public Library to open with 3D printers, DJ equipment; and more news... Life in MaRS: What’s inside Toronto’s innovation ... read more

RAIC Honours and Arban Photography for Hariri and Pontarini

One Bloor East, Toronto, image © Tom Arban, courtesy Hariri Pontarini Architects
May 29, 2014 5:29 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Siamak Hariri and David Pontarini, principals at their eponymous architecture practice, are in Winnipeg today at a convocation ceremony for the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada College of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 29, 2014

May 29, 2014 10:06 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tim Hudak on the economics of his 'Million Jobs Plan'; Rob Ford photographed celebrating birthday at bar; TTC board wants a fare freeze; and more news... The worst road in Ontario is in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 28, 2014

May 28, 2014 10:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TDSB argues zoning exemption for domed sports facility; John Tory unveils transit plan; Beaches boardwalk swamped by water from under the sand; and more news...... TTC hopes to eliminate ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 27, 2014

May 27, 2014 8:01 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Highway 427 ramp closes for emergency repairs; Politicians rally for better bike infrastructure, John Tory a no-show; TTC returns over $47 million to the city; and more news... Union Station ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 26, 2014

May 26, 2014 8:46 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two major downtown project facing budget issues; Rob Ford drama invades cottage country; Plane evacuated at Pearson; and more news... Olivia Chow adopts new area code to implement lucky ’888’ ... read more

Doors Open Toronto: Focusing on Grouped Venues

Doors Open Toronto, Goldring Student Centre, University of Toronto
May 23, 2014 6:15 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
This year's Doors Open Toronto event offers a multitude of exciting buildings and sites spread around the GTA to explore over this weekend. To get the most out of the weekend, we've created a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for May 23, 2014

May 23, 2014 9:13 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Lake Shore lane closures concerning mayoral candidates; Allen Road to remain open during Crosstown construction; Two million expected to attend WorldPride; and more news...  Rob Ford’s ... read more