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Today is Orange Shirt Day

A day to remember what happened to First Nations students at residential schools across Canada.

Pink Shirt Day

Pink Shirt Day — a day to raise awareness around bullying that was inspired by the story of a Nova Scotia boy who was bullied for wearing a pink shirt on the first day of school.

The federal government ran a deficit of $2.8 billion over the first four months of 2016-17 - dropping Ottawa's fiscal position $8 billion lower than it was over the same period a year ago.

Rogers Communications says it will stop publishing print editions of four magazines as of January.

Rogers says Flare, Sportsnet, MoneySense and Canadian Business will only be available online as of next year.

Canada defeats Team Europe 2-1 to win the World Cup of Hockey

Canada scored a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Team Europe to capture the World Cup of Hockey.

Brand Marchand's shorthanded goal with 43 seconds left in the third period proved to be the game winner.

Marchand scores in last minute to win World Cup for Canada

Brad Marchand scored with 44 seconds remaining as Canada won the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, beating Team Europe 2-1 to sweep the best-of-three final.


Canada's economy grows in July

The Canadian economy showed more strength than forecast in July with a GDP gain of 0.5 per cent in the month and 1.3 per cent from year earlier.

10/09/2016 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown $60 - $69

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous food and drink tastings For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

10/09/2016 00:00:00 ROMwalks City-wide Free

ROMwalks are walking tours which encompass the diverse aspects of Toronto's vibrant neighbourhoods including history, architecture, arts of all varieties, education and more. Most walks are free. Also available are Private Group Walks that are perfect for clubs, community groups, or out-of-town visitors. These group walks are arranged specifically for you and can be scheduled for any day and time. The cost is $10 per person with a minimum of 10 people. Call 416.586.8097 for more information about arranging a private group walk. All walking tours are organized by the ROM's Department of Museum Volunteers. Visit: www.rom.on.ca/sites/default/files/event/downloads/romwalkbrochure2016.pdf for information on all walks.

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Ballroom Latin Salsa Dance Central West $10 - $19

All ages Ballroom Latin and Salsa Dance practice with Ballroom Dance class included. Runs every Sunday 1:30pm-5pm Cost 10$ per person Music is salsa Latin and ballroom. Some lines dances are included Free parking.

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Disney & Cameron Macintosh's "Mary Poppins" Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Important Info: Any person entering the performance space, regardless of age, must hold a valid ticket and have an assigned seat. Young children may be seated in a parent's lap only if they have a ticket and an assigned seat directly next to that of the parent. Strollers are not permitted anywhere in the theatre.

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Sister Act Downtown

Based on the hit film, SISTER ACT tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, SISTER ACT is reason to REJOICE! "RIDICULOUSLY FUN” -New York Post Nominated for 5 Tony Awards, including BEST MUSICAL Featuring original music by Tony#174; and 8-time Oscar#174; winner ALAN MENKEN (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors)

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/09/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Barefoot in the Park by Neil Simon Southeast $20 - $29

After a glorious 6-day Honeymoon at the Plaza, carefree Corie and conservative Paul, rent a wee apartment in New York, and soon discover that they couldn't be more opposite. Complicating matters is Corie's desire to liven up her widowed mother's social life with the eccentric neighbour upstairs. Can their new marriage survive? You'll have to see the play to find out!

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Dead End Downtown $20 - $29

What is there left to do when you have one bullet, one granola bar, and one zombie blocking the only exit? That's the dilemma facing these two survivors of the zombie apocalypse. Having narrowly escaped certain death it appears their luck has finally run out. With the zombie slowly nearing, they contemplate survival, fear, humanness, and their relationship with each other. Written by Jonny Sun (Author, Playwright, @jonnysun) and directed by Michael Orlando (You Can Sleep When You're Dead), Dead End features a powerhouse cast and crew for a show that is, at once, very dark and screamingly funny.

10/09/2016 00:00:00 Blacktop Sky Central West

Blacktop Sky examines the intersection of love, violence and community inside an institution with a haunting Chicago legacy: the public housing project. After witnessing police rough up a fellow resident of the projects, 18-year-old Ida befriends a young homeless man who sleeps on a nearby bench. As their unlikely friendship grows, will it strengthen her connection to home or drive her away in search of a new life?

How to report a concern or complaint about a child care provider in Ontario.

10/08/2016 Waterfront Artisan Market Downtown Free

The Waterfront Artisan Market brings together chefs, designers, artisans, and entrepreneurs to showcase their best. Located in HTO Park on Queens Quay West the Market will take place during six summer weekends. A place to discover Toronto's food and artisan entrepreneurs while enjoying the beautiful waterfront.

10/08/2016 Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Beethoven & Tchaikovsky Downtown

Two brilliant young musicians—a conductor, whom the Cincinnati Enquirer has praised as “a rare and special talent,” and a violinist whom the BBC chose as a New Generation Artist—team up for this program of rich and engaging favorites.

10/08/2016 Pumpkinfest Toronto Northwest Free

The family-friendly event features lots of outdoor fun for people of all ages, including rides, contests, food and more. Ride the Pumpkin Express train through the park to visit all the sights, including a bustling kiddy midway, magician acts, inflatable slides, a carousel and more. Admission and parking are free.

10/08/2016 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown $60 - $69

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous food and drink tastings For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

10/08/2016 Thanksgiving and Panda Birthday Fun! Northeast Free

With crisp fall air, vibrant colours and fun for all ages, the Toronto Zoo is the place to be this Thanksgiving Weekend. Join us in celebrating a great milestone - the 1st birthday for Canada's only pair of giant panda cubs, Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue! Party festivities will include panda-themed activities, festive photo opportunities, panda give-aways, interpretive stations and more. Our panda mascots will also be on hand for visits and photos, so be sure to bring your camera! Celebrate everything you are thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend at the Zoo, including the Giant Panda Cubs 1st birthday! *All events are subject to change without notice *Please visit torontozoo.com for more details *Event is free with Toronto Zoo Admission

10/08/2016 00:00:00 City Place Urban Market Downtown Free

City Place Urban Market is a vibrant outdoor market which will be operating throughout the summer, located in the heart of the city bordering Spadina, Bremner, and Front Street City Place Urban Market will offer a multitude of different and delicious food trucks and food vendors as well as many different retail vendors selling everything from handmade of a kind goods to Toronto Blue Jays merchandise. Come and join us throughout the summer and help celebrate our community.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Disney & Cameron Macintosh's "Mary Poppins" Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Important Info: Any person entering the performance space, regardless of age, must hold a valid ticket and have an assigned seat. Young children may be seated in a parent's lap only if they have a ticket and an assigned seat directly next to that of the parent. Strollers are not permitted anywhere in the theatre.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Withrow Park Farmers' Market - The Perfect Place to Enjoy Your Saturday Morning! Central East Free

Looking for a vibrant yet refreshing way to spend your Saturday mornings - rain or shine? Located in Toronto's East end, the market is celebrating 10 years of uniting the community through wonderful live music, arts and crafts activities for kids, and great local food. You can be sure to find certified organic, non-GMO, and sustainably produced products and goods sold at the market. Whether it be the fresh fruits and veggies, enthusiastic volunteers, the good tasting coffee, the laidback atmosphere, or the opportunity to connect directly with farmers and food entrepreneurs, come see for yourself why Withrow Park Farmers' Market has been met with success Summer after Summer - the market closes on October 8th, so don't delay!

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Sister Act Downtown

Based on the hit film, SISTER ACT tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, SISTER ACT is reason to REJOICE! "RIDICULOUSLY FUN” -New York Post Nominated for 5 Tony Awards, including BEST MUSICAL Featuring original music by Tony#174; and 8-time Oscar#174; winner ALAN MENKEN (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors)

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Noises Off Central East

Called the funniest farce ever written, this classic comedy proves what happens onstage is just the tip of the iceberg. Opening night is just hours away as a misfit company of actors juggle their lines, love lives, and plates of sardines.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Hosanna Central East

This seminal Tremblay work is celebrated in English Canada as much as it is in French Canada. Hosanna returns from the biggest night of her life, dressed as Elizabeth Taylor in Cleopatra. What follows is a harrowing, and often hilarious and revelatory, journey towards identity.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto Downtown Free

Presenting a thematic clustering of works by eighty-six artists, Form Follows Fiction is premised on the tendency of artists in this city to favour performative and allegorical procedures to articulate their sense of place. Four gestures – mapping, modelling, performing and congregating – serve as guideposts to a diverse array of artistic practices. The exhibition is a constellation of symbolic forms, or memes, that repeatedly appear in the work of artists of different generations; it presents a panorama of the blueprints that artists have drafted over many decades to give form to life in one of North America's largest cities. Image: Oliver Husain, Purfled Promises, 2009. Video, 9:20 min. Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/08/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Vista Trails & The Geography Of Light Central East Free

Annie Mandlsohn and Robert Brodey. Bringing together two Toronto artists, this exhibition journeys into distant landscapes, where light and shadow ignite the senses and allow us to experience life with heightened awareness and inspiration. This wonderment helps to reveal the genuine beauty of living life in the moment.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Barefoot in the Park by Neil Simon Southeast $20 - $29

After a glorious 6-day Honeymoon at the Plaza, carefree Corie and conservative Paul, rent a wee apartment in New York, and soon discover that they couldn't be more opposite. Complicating matters is Corie's desire to liven up her widowed mother's social life with the eccentric neighbour upstairs. Can their new marriage survive? You'll have to see the play to find out!

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Dead End Downtown $20 - $29

What is there left to do when you have one bullet, one granola bar, and one zombie blocking the only exit? That's the dilemma facing these two survivors of the zombie apocalypse. Having narrowly escaped certain death it appears their luck has finally run out. With the zombie slowly nearing, they contemplate survival, fear, humanness, and their relationship with each other. Written by Jonny Sun (Author, Playwright, @jonnysun) and directed by Michael Orlando (You Can Sleep When You're Dead), Dead End features a powerhouse cast and crew for a show that is, at once, very dark and screamingly funny.

10/08/2016 00:00:00 Blacktop Sky Central West

Blacktop Sky examines the intersection of love, violence and community inside an institution with a haunting Chicago legacy: the public housing project. After witnessing police rough up a fellow resident of the projects, 18-year-old Ida befriends a young homeless man who sleeps on a nearby bench. As their unlikely friendship grows, will it strengthen her connection to home or drive her away in search of a new life?

OPEC reaches deal to cut oil production

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has agreed to drop oil production to 32.5 million barrels per day - 750,000 barrels lower than what it pumped in August.

Countdown to Nuit Blanche Toronto

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The 11th edition of Nuit Blanche Toronto returns this Saturday, October 1, 2016 with nearly 90 art projects from more than 300 local, national and international artists. From sunset to sunrise, experience four exhibition areas: And the Transformation Reveals,Facing the SkyMilitant NostalgiaandOBLIVIONThe arts community-produced Independent Projects are extended throughout the city. Preview videosfeaturing exhibition curators are available onlinePlan Your Nuit
Visit nbTO.com to start planning your night! Download a map to help guide you through the night. On October 1, use your mobile device to locate the closest projects with GPS. Find projects by location, artist, or project name. Visit one of three Event Centresduring the night to pick-up printed event maps, speak with a Volunteer Information Ambassador, and for washrooms, food vendors and First Aid provided by Toronto Paramedic Services.

The OPP say 347 people have been killed while not wearing seatbelts in collisions they investigated over the past five years.

10/07/2016 DX Kids P.A. Day Program Downtown $50 - $59

Design Exchange provides engaging P.A. Day programs for budding designers ages eight to 13. Located in the heart of Toronto's financial district, the former Toronto Stock Exchange building offers a unique and inspiring setting for these specialized sessions. Inspired by Design Exchange's Maker Library Network exhibition, young designers will explore visual storytelling through the combination mixed media and musical concepts. How do you turn rhythm, sequences and sound into a visual display? Led by DX Instructor, DJ David Ariza, kids will learn about music basics through rhythm exercises and sound sequencing design combined with the use of digital media apps and mixed media.

10/07/2016 Monster Rock Orchestra Downtown Free

Monster Rock Orchestra is the first concert to add a spectacular laser show to Toronto's Yonge and Dundas Square. On the evening of October 7, 2016, come out to see a sensational live concert and laser show. The concert starts with the Mississauga Pops, a 55 piece wind orchestra covering the hottest pop and rock songs from legends like Michael Jackson and Queen. Next up is a sizzling performance from Toronto rock band Last Bullet, inspired by AC/DC, their music is comparable to Theory of a Deadman. The signature act is the love child of the two, an orchestra and rock band that tributes to the best and hottest rock songs ever, Monster Rock Orchestra.

10/07/2016 From : Nothing Downtown $20 - $29

From: Nothing is a one-night-only celebration of emerging designers that presents an exhibition that goes beyond the realm of traditional art in a museum. Jaime Webster, ACC Studio, DSTRY, and KID Studio, will present a series of ethereal visual projections and digital art sure to cause conversation. From: Nothing examines the human need to create and control – to maintain a sense of order in life through art and creative practice.Their work seeks to create a dialogue that bridges the gap between high-and low-brow and in turn, leaves a mark on our cultural landscape. Drinks generously provided by Ace Hill Beer and Gooderham & Worts, with great eats + giveaways TBA!

10/07/2016 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown $60 - $69

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous food and drink tastings For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

10/07/2016 From: Nothing A DX + Common Good Collaboration Presented by Fujifilm Downtown $20 - $29

A collaboration with Common Good that pushes the boundaries of contemporary art and design. Curated by Common Good co-founder, Jamie Webster – a creative director who has worked with Majid Jordan, A$AP Rocky, and Drake – From: Nothing is a one-night-only celebration of emerging artists – an exhibition that goes beyond the realm of institutionalized art in a historic institution. Presenting a new breed of artist collectives, Common Good brings its team of talented creators and a strong sense of visuals to our Exhibition Hall to create something...from nothing. Jamie Webster, DSTRY, Kid Studio, LA TIMPA, ACC Studio, and FUTURETALK, will present a series of mixed media and digital projections sure to cause conversation.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Eat Fresh and Shop Local at Sherway Farmers' Market! Southwest Free

Discover a tradition that has been in operation for over 20 years and shop local at Sherway Farmers' Market! Find fresh, seasonal and local produce and locally made food products from the market's vendors at a great price every Friday, rain or shine, in the far northeast parking lot of Sherway Gardens, bordering on the Queensway and Sherway Gardens Road, just east of Hwy 427.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Disney & Cameron Macintosh's "Mary Poppins" Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Important Info: Any person entering the performance space, regardless of age, must hold a valid ticket and have an assigned seat. Young children may be seated in a parent's lap only if they have a ticket and an assigned seat directly next to that of the parent. Strollers are not permitted anywhere in the theatre.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Best Of Second City Downtown $20 - $29

Featuring the next generation of talent, The Best of The Second City features an ever-changing selection of our favourite and funniest sketches from the past fifty years, as well as the improvisation for which Second City is famous.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Sister Act Downtown

Based on the hit film, SISTER ACT tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, SISTER ACT is reason to REJOICE! "RIDICULOUSLY FUN” -New York Post Nominated for 5 Tony Awards, including BEST MUSICAL Featuring original music by Tony#174; and 8-time Oscar#174; winner ALAN MENKEN (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors)

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Noises Off Central East

Called the funniest farce ever written, this classic comedy proves what happens onstage is just the tip of the iceberg. Opening night is just hours away as a misfit company of actors juggle their lines, love lives, and plates of sardines.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Hosanna Central East

This seminal Tremblay work is celebrated in English Canada as much as it is in French Canada. Hosanna returns from the biggest night of her life, dressed as Elizabeth Taylor in Cleopatra. What follows is a harrowing, and often hilarious and revelatory, journey towards identity.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto Downtown Free

Presenting a thematic clustering of works by eighty-six artists, Form Follows Fiction is premised on the tendency of artists in this city to favour performative and allegorical procedures to articulate their sense of place. Four gestures – mapping, modelling, performing and congregating – serve as guideposts to a diverse array of artistic practices. The exhibition is a constellation of symbolic forms, or memes, that repeatedly appear in the work of artists of different generations; it presents a panorama of the blueprints that artists have drafted over many decades to give form to life in one of North America's largest cities. Image: Oliver Husain, Purfled Promises, 2009. Video, 9:20 min. Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/07/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Vista Trails & The Geography Of Light Central East Free

Annie Mandlsohn and Robert Brodey. Bringing together two Toronto artists, this exhibition journeys into distant landscapes, where light and shadow ignite the senses and allow us to experience life with heightened awareness and inspiration. This wonderment helps to reveal the genuine beauty of living life in the moment.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Barefoot in the Park by Neil Simon Southeast $20 - $29

After a glorious 6-day Honeymoon at the Plaza, carefree Corie and conservative Paul, rent a wee apartment in New York, and soon discover that they couldn't be more opposite. Complicating matters is Corie's desire to liven up her widowed mother's social life with the eccentric neighbour upstairs. Can their new marriage survive? You'll have to see the play to find out!

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Dead End Downtown $20 - $29

What is there left to do when you have one bullet, one granola bar, and one zombie blocking the only exit? That's the dilemma facing these two survivors of the zombie apocalypse. Having narrowly escaped certain death it appears their luck has finally run out. With the zombie slowly nearing, they contemplate survival, fear, humanness, and their relationship with each other. Written by Jonny Sun (Author, Playwright, @jonnysun) and directed by Michael Orlando (You Can Sleep When You're Dead), Dead End features a powerhouse cast and crew for a show that is, at once, very dark and screamingly funny.

10/07/2016 00:00:00 Blacktop Sky Central West

Blacktop Sky examines the intersection of love, violence and community inside an institution with a haunting Chicago legacy: the public housing project. After witnessing police rough up a fellow resident of the projects, 18-year-old Ida befriends a young homeless man who sleeps on a nearby bench. As their unlikely friendship grows, will it strengthen her connection to home or drive her away in search of a new life?

10/06/2016 This Is Why We Live Central West $20 - $29

This Is Why We Live delights audiences in an original play that celebrates Nobel Prize winning Polish poet, Wisława Szymborska. Blending three languages, this fragmented piece merges an original musical score and physical theatre all inspired by the poetry and collage work of a great female voice of the 20th century. In co-production with Tara Arts (UK) andThéâtre de L'Enfumeraie (France), emerging theatre company Open Heart Surgery Theatre will have its Canadian premiere at The Theatre Centre this October 6th to 9th. Join us on October 8th at 8:45 pm for "Szymborska in the Present Day," a post-show discussion of the role of the poet including contemporary Toronto-based poets and thinkers @OHsurgery openheartsurgery.com

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Blacktop Sky Central West

Blacktop Sky examines the intersection of love, violence and community inside an institution with a haunting Chicago legacy: the public housing project. After witnessing police rough up a fellow resident of the projects, 18-year-old Ida befriends a young homeless man who sleeps on a nearby bench. As their unlikely friendship grows, will it strengthen her connection to home or drive her away in search of a new life?

10/06/2016 The Youth Arts Pitch Contest Northeast Free

The Youth Arts Pitch Contest is an annual event with the goal of supporting young artists and entrepreneurs. Participants apply for a chance to pitch their idea live in front of an audience and an esteemed panel of Toronto arts community judges. This event provides training towards putting together a successful pitch and offers young artists access to hard-to-find financial resources for unique elements of their work.

10/06/2016 Toronto Independent Film Awards Screening Downtown $10 - $19

This year's event will introduce TIFA's submissions in 13 categories including shorts, student, documentary, shown in rotation in 3 different rooms at The Vault. Come and go as you please! Guests have the opportunity to discuss the films with filmmakers, enter a draw for prizes, and enjoy catered food and $5 drinks. TIFA was originally started in 2010 by filmmaker James Dubbeldam and film-lover Jeff Applewhite who recognized the challenges faced by filmmakers for gaining recognition for their work. They wanted to start an awards ceremony that each year recognized the best in independent film- from around the world- in every category and genre.

10/06/2016 World Music Series - Istanbulive VII presents Taksim Trio Central East $40 - $49

Taksim means "improvisation," and this trio featuring master instrumentalists (Hüsnü Şenlendirici on the clarinet, Ismail Tunçbilek on the baglama and Aytaç Doğan on the quanun) revels in surprising encounters between jazz, classical and traditional Turkish music.

10/06/2016 Canada's Walk of Fame Rolls Out The Red Carpet For The 2016 Inductees Downtown

The celebration event will kick off with a public outdoor red carpet star unveiling from 4 pm - 6 pm. The broadcast gala will follow where inductees will each accept this recognition from special guest presenters who have impacted their life and/or career. The 2016 Canada's Walk of Fame Inductees are: - Jeanne Beker, Fashion Entrepreneur, Television Personality, Journalist - Corey Hart, Musician - Deepa Mehta, Filmmaker Jason Priestley, Actor, Director - Darryl Sittler, Hockey Player, NHL - Al Waxman, Actor, Director (Cineplex Legends Inductee) - Brett Kissel, Allan Slaight Honour Recipient

10/06/2016 Travel Docs FilmFest 2016 Downtown $1 - $9

Join us for our second annual travel FilmFest! We'll be premiering 3 new travel shorts, screening our favourite entries from this year's competition, and announcing the winner! We'll also be having interactive travel presentations and a Q&A session with Mandy Bujold. Spend an evening chatting travel, enjoying some great food & drink, and watching mind-blowing travel videos. Who knows – you might even meet your newest travel buddy. 100% of ticket proceeds from FilmFest 2016 will be donated to WaterAid Canada. WaterAid is an international organization that transforms lives by improving access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in the world's poorest communities. Please note: this is a 19+ event.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Organic Farmers' Market Central East Free

Come find greens, vegetables, seasonal berries and fruits, delicious ready-to-eat foods, free-range eggs, grass-fed beef, pork, veal, venison and poultry, cheese, maple syrup, jams, honey, all-natural personal care products, soaps and candles, olive oil, herbal oils and teas, seeds and grains, breads, tempting sweets and savouries, gluten-free baked goods, and organic VQA wines. Choose the freshest, healthiest foods, meet our organic vendors and enjoy farm tales, cooking tips and snacks or supper in a beautiful setting. Bistro tables offer convenient spots to relax. Toronto Master Gardeners are also on hand, providing an Advice Clinic.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Pay What You Wish Thursday Night Socials Northeast, Northwest

Have some tea and sit by the fire in the kitchen, play board games and chat with neighbours and friends. Drop by the community quilt group and see what they are creating – add a stitch or two, if you wish. Children may explore hands-on activities and crafts. Thursday Board Games Night – For All Ages Last Thursday of each month 6 to 8 p.m. Part of our Pay-What-You-Wish Thursday Nights. The Gibson family didn't have cable, a phone or wi-fi, so what did they do when the chores were done? They played games! Finished your work and chores for the day? Then come to the museum to play the featured games of the month as well as the classic games in the Discovery Gallery.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Fret Not Ukulele Club Central East, Northeast, Southeast $10 - $19

Our monthly ukulele gathering – the first Thursday of every month, with Doctor of Music instructor Chris Wilson. Come, sing, laugh, and make music. Bring your uke, but if you're just testing the waters and don't yet own one, let us know and we'll loan you one for the night.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Rhyme N Reason - Music Studio Drop-In Program Northwest Free

This drop-in music program allows youth artists to book studio time with professional engineers and musicians, exposing them to potential careers in the music and media arts industry. Participants have access to a recording booth, beat-making room, rehearsal spaces, iMac workstations with production software and a lounge, as well as a knowledgeable staff, plus DJ Chef provides dinner and discussion.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Disney & Cameron Macintosh's "Mary Poppins" Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Important Info: Any person entering the performance space, regardless of age, must hold a valid ticket and have an assigned seat. Young children may be seated in a parent's lap only if they have a ticket and an assigned seat directly next to that of the parent. Strollers are not permitted anywhere in the theatre.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Sister Act Downtown

Based on the hit film, SISTER ACT tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, SISTER ACT is reason to REJOICE! "RIDICULOUSLY FUN” -New York Post Nominated for 5 Tony Awards, including BEST MUSICAL Featuring original music by Tony#174; and 8-time Oscar#174; winner ALAN MENKEN (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors)

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Noises Off Central East

Called the funniest farce ever written, this classic comedy proves what happens onstage is just the tip of the iceberg. Opening night is just hours away as a misfit company of actors juggle their lines, love lives, and plates of sardines.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Hosanna Central East

This seminal Tremblay work is celebrated in English Canada as much as it is in French Canada. Hosanna returns from the biggest night of her life, dressed as Elizabeth Taylor in Cleopatra. What follows is a harrowing, and often hilarious and revelatory, journey towards identity.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto Downtown Free

Presenting a thematic clustering of works by eighty-six artists, Form Follows Fiction is premised on the tendency of artists in this city to favour performative and allegorical procedures to articulate their sense of place. Four gestures – mapping, modelling, performing and congregating – serve as guideposts to a diverse array of artistic practices. The exhibition is a constellation of symbolic forms, or memes, that repeatedly appear in the work of artists of different generations; it presents a panorama of the blueprints that artists have drafted over many decades to give form to life in one of North America's largest cities. Image: Oliver Husain, Purfled Promises, 2009. Video, 9:20 min. Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/06/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Vista Trails & The Geography Of Light Central East Free

Annie Mandlsohn and Robert Brodey. Bringing together two Toronto artists, this exhibition journeys into distant landscapes, where light and shadow ignite the senses and allow us to experience life with heightened awareness and inspiration. This wonderment helps to reveal the genuine beauty of living life in the moment.

10/06/2016 00:00:00 Dead End Downtown $20 - $29

What is there left to do when you have one bullet, one granola bar, and one zombie blocking the only exit? That's the dilemma facing these two survivors of the zombie apocalypse. Having narrowly escaped certain death it appears their luck has finally run out. With the zombie slowly nearing, they contemplate survival, fear, humanness, and their relationship with each other. Written by Jonny Sun (Author, Playwright, @jonnysun) and directed by Michael Orlando (You Can Sleep When You're Dead), Dead End features a powerhouse cast and crew for a show that is, at once, very dark and screamingly funny.

10/05/2016 Toronto Animal Services' Chip (mobile licence, rabies and microchip) Truck Central West

Toronto Animal Services' Chip Truck is a mobile licence, rabies and microchip clinic for your pet. The Chip Truck is open to everyone. Just grab your cat or dog and come to the Chip Truck. All dogs must be on a leash and all cats must be properly contained in a carrier. Please bring photo identification with your address.

10/05/2016 RUTAS panamericanas International Performing Arts Festival Central East $20 - $29

Aluna Theatre presents RUTAS panamericanas International Performing Arts Festival. From reinventions of European classics like Antigona, Hamlet, Othello, and Life is a Dream – to innovative ritualistic and physical theatre – artists from Colombia, Bolivia, New York, New Zealand, Venezuela, Argentina, and Switzerland challenge how we frame our understanding of each other and our histories. Showcasing Canadian, Indigenous, and Latin American artists, the Festival features performances, master classes, cabarets, concerts, film, art exhibits and a multi-day conference on issues arising from the artistic programming.

10/05/2016 Fall For Dance North Downtown $10 - $19

The critically acclaimed Fall For Dance North returns for an exciting three evenings of dynamic performances and a matinee, featuring 10 renowned Canadian and international dance companies. Audiences will experience an eclectic mix of performance styles from Contemporary, Modern Ballet, Latin-Ballroom, Hip-Hop, Bharatanatyam (Indian classical), Classical Hopak (Ukrainian) and West African. Helmed by acclaimed Artistic Director, Ilter Ibrahimof, highlights include world premiere festival commissions by Natasha Bakht (Canada) and champion ballroom dance duo Maria Shalvarova and Alon Gilin (Canada), the long-awaited return of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens De Montréal (Canada), the Canadian premiere of Company Wang Ramirez of France and more.

10/05/2016 Mindfest Downtown Free

Let's stop mental health stigma together! Join us for the 4th annual Mindfest - an all-day mental health and wellness fair, taking place on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 as part of National Mental Illness Awareness Week. Mindfest is free and open to the public – attendees are able to pick and choose from many different programs and workshops to learn more about mental health and mental illness. Planned activities include exhibit booths, interactive workshops and guest speakers.

10/05/2016 Wild Weather Exhibition Central East

The Ontario Science Centre's new exhibition Wild Weather immerses visitors of all ages in the power and unpredictability of extreme weather. Delve into severe weather science and discover cutting edge technology. Get “struck” by lightning in slow motion and discover how lightning forms. Dance up a storm; the more energy you put in, the stormier it gets! Experience what it's like to fly a research aircraft through a hurricane, view the destruction caused by a tornado, follow turbulent cloud formations and become a citizen scientist in the midst of a raging winter storm. Debunk common weather myths, and get the chance to be “blown away” in a staged hurricane photo opportunity!

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Holodeck Follies - Improvised Star Trek & Variety Show Southeast $10 - $19

Gathering the most interesting talent from across Toronto's diverse entertainment community, Holodeck Follies is a fast-paced 90-minute show filled with improvised Star Trek episodes and special guest performers from the musical, stand-up, and sketch comedy community. Each improvised episode boasts engaging musically improvised songs underscored by musical director Jason Zinger. Not all performers are versed in the Star Trek universe, or even focused on the sci-fi genre. Those performers are incorporated seemlessly into the evening, to reach the wider audience and to keep the uber-Trekkie references to a dull roar.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 ROMwalks City-wide Free

ROMwalks are walking tours which encompass the diverse aspects of Toronto's vibrant neighbourhoods including history, architecture, arts of all varieties, education and more. Most walks are free. Also available are Private Group Walks that are perfect for clubs, community groups, or out-of-town visitors. These group walks are arranged specifically for you and can be scheduled for any day and time. The cost is $10 per person with a minimum of 10 people. Call 416.586.8097 for more information about arranging a private group walk. All walking tours are organized by the ROM's Department of Museum Volunteers. Visit: www.rom.on.ca/sites/default/files/event/downloads/romwalkbrochure2016.pdf for information on all walks.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 City Place Urban Market Downtown Free

City Place Urban Market is a vibrant outdoor market which will be operating throughout the summer, located in the heart of the city bordering Spadina, Bremner, and Front Street City Place Urban Market will offer a multitude of different and delicious food trucks and food vendors as well as many different retail vendors selling everything from handmade of a kind goods to Toronto Blue Jays merchandise. Come and join us throughout the summer and help celebrate our community.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Montgomery's Inn Farmers' Market Southwest Free

Built in 1830, Montgomery's Inn was once part of a 400-acre farm which supplied food for the Montgomery family, guests of the Inn and for retail sale. Much of this land continued to be farmed by tenant farmers through the 1940s. Though the farm is long gone, the Inn remains and has been restored as a museum. Today we celebrate the Inn's agricultural roots by once again offering farm-fresh produce for sale at the Montgomery's Inn Farmers' Market. Our vendors sell local and organic veggies, fruit, meat, cheese, eggs, honey, preserves, baked goods, fresh bread and prepared foods that you can take home or enjoy on the premises. Enjoy live music in our new picnic area. Open year-round. May-November is outdoors. November-May indoors.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Noises Off Central East

Called the funniest farce ever written, this classic comedy proves what happens onstage is just the tip of the iceberg. Opening night is just hours away as a misfit company of actors juggle their lines, love lives, and plates of sardines.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Hosanna Central East

This seminal Tremblay work is celebrated in English Canada as much as it is in French Canada. Hosanna returns from the biggest night of her life, dressed as Elizabeth Taylor in Cleopatra. What follows is a harrowing, and often hilarious and revelatory, journey towards identity.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto Downtown Free

Presenting a thematic clustering of works by eighty-six artists, Form Follows Fiction is premised on the tendency of artists in this city to favour performative and allegorical procedures to articulate their sense of place. Four gestures – mapping, modelling, performing and congregating – serve as guideposts to a diverse array of artistic practices. The exhibition is a constellation of symbolic forms, or memes, that repeatedly appear in the work of artists of different generations; it presents a panorama of the blueprints that artists have drafted over many decades to give form to life in one of North America's largest cities. Image: Oliver Husain, Purfled Promises, 2009. Video, 9:20 min. Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery.

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/05/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

10/05/2016 00:00:00 Dead End Downtown $20 - $29

What is there left to do when you have one bullet, one granola bar, and one zombie blocking the only exit? That's the dilemma facing these two survivors of the zombie apocalypse. Having narrowly escaped certain death it appears their luck has finally run out. With the zombie slowly nearing, they contemplate survival, fear, humanness, and their relationship with each other. Written by Jonny Sun (Author, Playwright, @jonnysun) and directed by Michael Orlando (You Can Sleep When You're Dead), Dead End features a powerhouse cast and crew for a show that is, at once, very dark and screamingly funny.

The China's airspace and territorial waters are geographically limited due to the presence of other sovereign nations.

While China may "claim" territory hundreds miles away from the shores of its mainland, in reality those areas are international waters and open airspace which can freely be traversed by any type of aircraft or naval vessel, including those which have electronic and reconnaissance capabilities.

Global Affairs confirms Canadian one of three people taken hostage in Libya

Ottawa has confirmed that a Canadian is among three people taken hostage in Libya earlier this week.

10/04/2016 Toronto Symphony Orchestra - The Music of ABBA Downtown

Back by popular demand! The spectacular Finnish vocal ensemble Rajaton pays tribute to their fellow Scandinavians, the '70s Swedish pop supergroup, ABBA. You'll hear all your favourite ABBA hits—Mamma Mia, Take a Chance on Me, Dancing Queen, Does Your Mother Know, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!, S.O.S., and many, many more!

10/04/2016 00:00:00 East York Farmers Market Southeast Free

Farmers Market established in 2000, selling only fruit, vegetables and products from Ontario.

10/04/2016 00:00:00 Álvaro Siza: Gateway to the Alhambra Northeast $10 - $19

Through renderings, models and sketches, large-scale photographs and video, the exhibition reveals the artistic challenge behind Siza's design of the visitor centre that includes a courtyard, auditorium and restaurant. Also on display will be architectural objects from the Alhambra's own collection such as ceramic tiles, marble capitals and carved doors, providing a glimpse into why this World Heritage Site has inspired countless artists and architects since the 14th century. Siza's extension is only the latest chapter in a history of renovations at the Alhambra, stretching back to AD 889, when the Moors first built a small fortress from the shattered remains of Roman fortifications.

10/04/2016 00:00:00 Noises Off Central East

Called the funniest farce ever written, this classic comedy proves what happens onstage is just the tip of the iceberg. Opening night is just hours away as a misfit company of actors juggle their lines, love lives, and plates of sardines.

10/04/2016 00:00:00 Hosanna Central East

This seminal Tremblay work is celebrated in English Canada as much as it is in French Canada. Hosanna returns from the biggest night of her life, dressed as Elizabeth Taylor in Cleopatra. What follows is a harrowing, and often hilarious and revelatory, journey towards identity.

10/04/2016 00:00:00 Form Follows Fiction: Art and Artists in Toronto Downtown Free

Presenting a thematic clustering of works by eighty-six artists, Form Follows Fiction is premised on the tendency of artists in this city to favour performative and allegorical procedures to articulate their sense of place. Four gestures – mapping, modelling, performing and congregating – serve as guideposts to a diverse array of artistic practices. The exhibition is a constellation of symbolic forms, or memes, that repeatedly appear in the work of artists of different generations; it presents a panorama of the blueprints that artists have drafted over many decades to give form to life in one of North America's largest cities. Image: Oliver Husain, Purfled Promises, 2009. Video, 9:20 min. Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery.

10/04/2016 00:00:00 Concord Floral Downtown

In this acclaimed supernatural thriller inspired by Boccaccio's medieval allegory The Decameron, ten suburban teens flee a mysterious plague they have brought upon themselves. Presented by Canadian Stage

10/04/2016 00:00:00 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition Central East Free

Representing the best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, we are proud to present our 10th Anniversary Special Group Exhibition with over 100 new works by 20 Quebecois artists, displayed in both our Stone and Cooperage Spaces. As Canada's only gallery specializing exclusively in Quebec artwork, the gallery gained international recognition for its unique ability to provide a location in which the spirit and culture of Quebec is encapsulated. Always on the leading edge of the artwork coming out of the province, we push the boundaries to find contemporary work that is both innovative and exceptional. You are invited to join us for the event of the decade, as we celebrate the very best in contemporary Quebec art and sculpture!

About half of vibrio infections are fatal.

Over the past six to eight years, Americans have seen a "rapid increase" in foodborne illnesses tied to a group of bacteria found in aquatic environments. 
They're called vibrio and they're typically found in warm coastal areas, such as the Gulf of Mexico.

A team of UBC researchers has found antibiotic resistance E. coli on lettuce from several of Vancouver’s farmers’ markets.

A team of UBC researchers has found antibiotic resistance E. coli on lettuce from several of Vancouver's farmers' markets.

The average price of a Toronto home (houses and condos combined) climbed 17.7% year-over-year in August

1 in 4 Twitter Users Watch NFL on TV

Never stop playing.

The new Apple Music for iOS 10 is the best way to experience the music you love. Your entire music library is here, alongside millions of songs to play and download. You'll get playlists handpicked just for you, a wide range of radio stations live and on demand, and exclusive music & video premieres.

10/03/2016 00:00:00 Pour Boy Monday Night Trivia Central West $10 - $19

Group trivia with a variety of questions. music, science, geography in all areas of trivial matters. 10% of all sales and group fees go to Horizon Children Centre.

10/03/2016 00:00:00 Best Of Second City Downtown $20 - $29