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Arts / September 22, 2014 / Comments (0)

The top 10 public art installations in Toronto

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The top public art in Toronto is both highly visible and easy to miss all at once. We've got multitudinous Douglas Coupland pieces, from his red canoe sculpture at Fort York & Bathurst to the model home clocktower at the Shops at Don Mills; Henry Moore's famous Archer has boldly...

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Arts / September 22, 2014 / Comments (0)

Rob Ford musical hits the stage during troubled times

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When it's at its best, comedy functions as a means of correcting socially disruptive behaviour. Playwrights accomplish the task by placing the perpetrator under the microscope and employing ridicule and humiliation to reflect and eventually correct the social ill. Our comic masters--Aristophanes, Moliere, Shakespeare--all knew the game and how it...

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Radar / September 22, 2014 / Comments (0)

Today in Toronto: Polaris Prize, Christine Fellows, Jessica Karuhanga, Carbon Paper, Blue Coffee

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Today in Toronto the Polaris Music Prize ceremony will award a band or musician from Toronto (or maybe somewhere else in Canada, who knows) a very large cheque for artistic achievements, which they will then donate to a quirky charity. This year will be dull compared to last year's Godspeed...

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Announcements / September 21, 2014

Portions are plentiful at this new fish and chicken spot

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This fried-chicken and fish joint opened in Toronto in April, drawing throngs of hungry students from local schools for its cheap eats in plentiful portion sizes. Catfish and chicken are the specialty, but you can choose anything from wings to shrimp to oysters to mozzarella sticks to samosas - all...

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Eat & Drink / September 21, 2014 / Comments (18)

Toronto canning company looks to open rental kitchen

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Have you ever tried to can something in a small kitchen? It can be a royal pain in the ass, what with the whole sterilization process and all. So if you're into this sort of thing, it's exciting to learn that local company Manning Canning is looking to make its...

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City / September 21, 2014 / Comments (8)

5 historic Toronto buildings that could use a makeover

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Broadly speaking, these are good times for heritage buildings in Toronto. Developers are increasingly aware of the value of historic structures and the various levels of government are becoming better at ensuring links to the city's past are kept safe from destruction or manhandling (there are still grievous loses, however.)...

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Radar / September 21, 2014 / Comments (1)

Free events in Toronto: September 22-28, 2014

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Free events in Toronto this week include 3D printing, so plot the means for your escape from wage slavery now. Maybe an unlimited credit card for Cosco? Dream big, but not too big. Celebrate your new found counterfeit riches with the launch of the Smart World Music Festival featuring Os...

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Sharky's Fish and Chicken is the first-ever Canadian outpost of a Chicago based fast-food chain revolving around fried dishes served hot, fast, and in preposterously large portions. Located on...

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Baghlan Kabob & Bakery is an Afghan eatery located in a Rexdale strip mall. Set up like a fast food restaurant, you have to walk through an aisle of tables...

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M Square Coffee is the latest independent coffee shop to bring a caffeine jolt to the Financial District. Tucked under the Sheraton Centre, the cafe brings some carefully-chosen coffee and...

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Plizza is a recent entrant into the crowded Toronto gourmet pizza market. Goofy name notwithstanding, the restaurant does a solid, gourmet slice that's easy on both the stomach and the...

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