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Now you can smash things in Toronto's first rage room

Posted by Amy Grief / July 31, 2015

rage roomWhen you're feeling frustrated, upset or just plain angry, you probably get a primal urge to break something. However, most of us don't indulge our inner devils because destructive behaviour is not acceptable in polite society. But now, Battle Sports is changing that with its Rage Room.

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The top 15 hotel swimming pools in Toronto

Posted by Alice Prendergast / July 31, 2015

hotel swimming pools torontoThe top hotel swimming pools in Toronto will have you cooling down in the lap of luxury. Forget city owned spaces and crowded beaches, these swimming sanctuaries will have you beating the heat in style. Grab an expertly made-martini from a poolside bar and prepare for some high-class R&R.

Here, in no particular order, are my picks for the top hotel swimming pools in Toronto.

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The top 10 outdoor swimming pools in Toronto

Posted by Alice Prendergast / July 30, 2015

swimming pool torontoOutdoor swimming pools in Toronto will have you beating the heat without even turning on the AC. When the weather is too nice to stay indoors, but too hot to handle, these refreshing, chlorinated meccas are where to go for a cool down. If the waters of Lake Ontario are looking less than trustworthy, try one of these.

Here, in no particular order, are my picks for the top outdoor pools in Toronto.

See also:

The best swimming pools in Toronto
The top 15 indoor swimming pools in Toronto

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Jays trade Daniel Norris for star pitcher David Price

Posted by Staff / July 30, 2015

Daniel norris blue jaysDaniel Norris, the Jays prospect that made waves during the winter for his free-spirited lifestyle (he sleeps out of a van and enjoys surfing), has just been traded to the Detroit Tigers for former Cy Young award winner David Price.

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Toronto Blue Jays trade causes confusion on Jeopardy

Posted by Amy Grief / July 30, 2015

jeopardy tulowitzki"In 2015, shortstop Troy Tulowitzki hopes to help this team fulfil its mile high hopes." That was one of the $600 answers on Jeopardy last night. After news about the blockbuster Tulowitzki trade broke yesterday, the correct questions should have been, "Who are the Toronto Blue Jays."

But, since Jeopardy films its shows in advance, contestant Jonathan Marcus was right when he buzzed in with, "Who are the Rockies?"

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Pan Am Games furniture up for auction

Posted by Amy Grief / July 29, 2015

pan am games furniture torontoThe Pan Am Games are slowly becoming a distant memory. But, if you're in the market for 40 three seater sofas, 500 white folding chairs or 100 folding tables you're in luck because furniture from its Athletes' Village is up for auction.

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