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Eat & Drink

Amaya the Indian Room to close later this month

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

amaya torontoAmaya the Indian Room, the eight year old restaurant on Bayview Avenue, will close its doors for good after participating in Summerlicious one last time this July. Owner Hemant Bhagwani announced that July 26th would be the last day.

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Toronto Wing Festival is back this summer

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

Toronto wing festivalLocal chicken wing fanatics can breathe a sigh of relief as the Toronto Wing Festival has announced its return for another season. Going down at the Daniels Spectrum on September 12 and 13, the festival pits a host of Toronto pubs against one another in a battle for wing supremacy.

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Wine won't be sold in Toronto supermarkets this year

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

wine supermarket torontoWhile beer is scheduled to hit grocery store shelves in Toronto and the rest of the province by December, new regulations for the sale of wine continue to lag behind.

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Toronto looks to change bylaw to protect taxis vs. Uber

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

toronto taxis uberJohn Tory wants to "level the playing field" when it comes to the fierce competition between Toronto taxicabs and Uber. After a meeting with representatives from the city's cab companies and the technology company, the mayor noted that the city would likely file an appeal after a judge ruled that it didn't have the grounds to prevent Uber from operating in Toronto.

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Bad first date in Toronto gets live tweeted

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

Bad fist date tweets torontoIn the age of social media, a bad first date can be a hell of a lot more awkward than what spawns from one-on-one interaction. Suppose the person sitting at the table beside yours live tweets the whole thing for thousands to read. We've seen it with bad breakups in Toronto before, but this probably takes the cake.

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Yonge & Gerrard to get stunning bridged towers

Posted by Derek Flack / July 6, 2015

yonge and gerrard towersTwo major towers have been planned for the southeast corner of Yonge and Gerrard for some time, but recently released renderings reveal an ambitious design that features an eye-grabbing bridge that will connect the structures.

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