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In a perfect world there would be no racism and therefore no need for the United Nations (UN) International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, every March 21, but sadly there is....
Who wants to hang with Larry King? At a Los Angeles Dodgers game, no less? And for the opening day of baseball season?  Watching the game with the 80-year-old TV and radio legend, that is...
The SXSW Cares Fund, set up to help people affected by last week’s fatal car crash at South By Southwest in Austin, TX, has surpassed $62,000 in a matter of days, it shows on the landing page...
Stompin’ Tom and soccer? Did you hear that right? The late Canadian folk legend is famous for “The Hockey Song,” but the Second Annual Stompin' Tom Connors Memorial Concert at...
Almost as soon as he launched his Groupon-like daily deal site GreedyGiver.com last spring, altruistic Toronto businessman Apostolos Sigalas knew his future business success lay in crowdfunding....
A date has still not been set for the Will Ferrell-Chad Smith battle, but in the name of charity the Old School/Anchorman star not only conceded that he is not moonlighting as the Red Hot...
A room offering free treatments to cancer patients will be named after noted editor Linda Lewis at Toronto’s Wellspring Cancer Support’s downtown centre. Lewis, who died last summer at...
Can blockbuster American novelist James Patterson save, or at least buoy, independent book stores? Can anyone, given that that business, already operating on miniscule margins, has been battling cut-...
If Dolly did it, she would too. Three-year-old Emily James thought nothing of cutting her long locks once she learned that some children get cancer and will lose their hair. Her 7” ponytail was...
Hannibal/Kids In The Hall actor-comedian Scott Thompson and other cancer survivors walked the runway at Holt Renfrew’s flagship location in Toronto on Feb. 24 to help raise money for Wellspring...

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