Tag: Toronto

  • 10 pumpkin patches near Toronto to visit with your family this fall

    Forget picking up a pumpkin at your local grocery store—some of the best fall memories for families involve visits to pumpkin patches. These charming farms allow families to browse through thousands of pumpkins of every shape, size, and color, experience hayrides, petting zoos, stroll through giant corn mazes, and even sample delicious cider and baked…

  • Here are 6 of the best Halloween costume stores in Toronto

    From period pieces to pop culture replicas and more — Toronto has the largest selection of frightfully cool Halloween costumes that will have you celebrating this spooky season in style. Here are six of the best Halloween costume stores in Toronto. Remember to get those costumes sorted out right away to avoid the letdown that…

  • Five Toronto Blue Jays named finalists for Gold Glove Awards

    Article content Five members of the Toronto Blue Jays have been named finalists for American League Gold Glove Awards. Article content Pitcher Jose Berrios, catcher Alejandro Kirk, third baseman Matt Chapman, left-fielder Daulton Varsho and centre-fielder Kevin Kiermaier were among the three finalists at each of their respective positions. Article content Major League Baseball announced…

  • Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley will retire at end of season

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto FC Sports Soccer MLS Published Oct 17, 2023  •  Last updated 23 minutes ago  •  2 minute read Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley speaks at a media availability earlier this season. The Canadian Press Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases…

  • Why was this Toronto neighbourhood named one of the world’s coolest?

    Toronto’s Annex neighbourhood has been named as part of Time Out’s annual survey reveals of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world. Toronto’s Annex and Montreal’s downtown district clinched spots 38 and 36 on the top 40 list, while Medellín’s Laureles neighbourhood took the crown as the world’s trendiest. More than 12,000 respondents and local experts assessed…

  • LEAFS SNAPSHOTS: Early gaffes hard to explain for details-oriented Toronto

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto Maple Leafs Sports NHL Hockey Get the latest from Lance Hornby straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Oct 17, 2023  •  4 minute read Boris Katchouk of the Chicago Blackhawks battles for the puck against T. J. Brodie #78 and Noah Gregor #18 of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Getty Images…

  • Beautiful and historic century-old Toronto office building to be sold

    Increasingly, historic and antiquated structures are making way for larger developments, often condominiums. The next victim of this trend is a historic building nestled in Toronto’s Annex neighbourhood. The building at 720 Bathurst St. has recently been put up for sale by its owner, The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI), which broke the news this…

  • Toronto councillor’s push for a new subway station could be paying off

    Councillor Lily Cheng, who represents Ward 18 Willowdale, is spearheading an initiative to secure essential public transit infrastructure for a rapidly growing Willowdale community. Cheng is urging the Province of Ontario to allocate full funding for the construction of Cummer Station, an integral component of the Yonge North Subway Extension (YNSE) Project. The descoping of…

  • Threats to Jewish high school as chief has Toronto Police on alert

    In a statement on Oct. 12, Toronto Police Chief Myron Demkiw addressed the city’s concerns in light of recent terror attacks in Israel and the ongoing suffering of innocent civilians in the affected regions. He began by acknowledging the profound impact of the conflict on thousands of Toronto residents with family and friends in the…

  • 6 of the best candy shops in Toronto for Halloween treats

    Halloween is probably the only time that adults can get away with acting like kids in candy stores. Seriously, who could stand still among colourful displays of sweet-and-sour treats, sugar-coated jellies and artful rows of chocolate truffles? Here are six of the best candy shops in Toronto where you could indulge your sweet tooth. The…