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The Winter Olympics 2014 ends the day before members of the Toronto music industry assemble for their own sports competition — ping pong, also known as table tennis, the Victorian parlour...
Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard is an outgoing, friendly, funny prankster whose personality and hit pop songs have made his band one of the biggest new acts in Canada. Since 2005, Hedley has sold...
Are your grandparents or elderly parents online? Do they know how to send emails and attach photos?  Do they need helping surfing the ‘net? Do they even know what that means? Toronto...
Young and the Restless star Kate Linder, who plays Esther Valentine on the top-rated soap opera known as Y&R, returns to Toronto Dec. 8 for the second annual High Tea to raise money for the...
Jack Johnson views altruism and music as inseparable. While the Hawaii-based singer/songwriter and surf enthusiast may be best known to beer-glugging college kids for unhurried, sun-drenched acoustic...
Holocaust survivor Franka Kon and the inspiration behind the Yellow Rose Project had been waiting her whole life to attend her senior prom. That celebration finally came one evening in June 2011 in...
There’s still time to step up and help Metric singer Emily Haines raise money for Canadian charity MusiCounts through her partnership with Kiehl’s. For every product sold online at kiehls...
The students at Ogden Junior Public School in downtown Toronto will soon have more than a thousand new books in their library thanks to employees at Indigo Books & Music head office, who selected...
Actor Alan Cumming, who plays Eli Gold in CBS drama The Good Wife, was recently in Toronto hosting a fundraiser for the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) and is also an honorary board...
Oscar-winner Ron Howard’s own Ron and Cheryl Howard Family Foundation is in a “nascent phase” says the famed filmmaker, but he is happy to talk about his long-time support of New...

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