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Vote: 10 new Best Of categories

Posted by Staff / April 23, 2014

sandwichToday we're opening up voting in our latest Best Of poll. Now you can have your say in 10 categories including sandwiches, burgers, bike shops and used bookstores.

Take the best of poll here

Voting in the poll ends at 5pm on Sunday April 27th.
Sports & Play

Where to learn to fight like a girl in Toronto

Posted by Erica Berman / April 23, 2014

fight like a girl torontoFight Like a Girl is a free self-defence program for women currently offered once a month out of OpenMat MMA, a martial arts school and studio in downtown Toronto. But it's a whole lot more than just a class: If program founder and OpenMat owner Elliot Bayev has his way, it will grow into something that will change the entire world for the better.

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Long awaited bar finally opens on Dundas West

Posted by Erinn Beth Langille / April 23, 2014

studio bar torontoAfter an extensive delay and battle with neighbours over noise complaints, this long awaited bar on Dundas West has finally officially opened its doors. Expect art shows, dance parties, and plenty of live music.

Read my profile of Studio Bar in the bars section.
Fashion & Style

This Week in Fashion: FAT, Muttonhead store launch, North Standard Trading Post anniversary

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / April 23, 2014

North Standard Trading PostThis Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto. Find it here every Wednesday morning.


|FAT| Arts & Fashion Week's ninth annual edition launched last night with a slew of eccentric runway shows, live performances, fashion films, photography exhibits, and art installations. If you missed opening night, you still have until Saturday (April 26) to catch the multi-faceted festival; tickets are available online or at the door, and they cost $35 per day or $100 for a full week pass.

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Today in Toronto: Rae Spoon and Ivan Coyote, This is Not a Work Party, FAT, Undefined, Snowbirds

Posted by Aubrey Jax / April 23, 2014

Today in TorontoToday in Toronto Canadian trans artists / awesome people Ivan Coyote and Rae Spoon present their multimedia show "Gender Failure," where Seattle's Clyde Petersen will help shine a light through the bars of the gender binary through animation and help launch the book of the same name. Over on College four writers including Liz Worth will collab with film and music: definitely not the opera - but there might be some opera. See all our top picks for today below. For more events, click on over to our events section.

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Photo of the Day

Google Street View Car in Toronto

Posted by Derek Flack / April 23, 2014

Other Cities: Montreal