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Rock 'n’ roll band by night; eco-warriors by day. These dual roles are being played across North America by Victoria, BC reggae-infused rockers Mindil Beach Markets, whose members became...
Loads of musicians boast benefit concerts on the resume, but few bands approach philanthropy with the zeal or unwavering commitment of Bon Jovi. The enduring New Jersey-reared rockers don’t...
At what age will you think about your legacy? For drummer Chuck Comeau of multi-platinum-selling pop-punkers Simple Plan, it started at 26. That’s how old he was when he and his bandmates...
“Not worth anything? We beg to differ” says a new ad by The Salvation Army asking Canadians to donate their unwanted pennies to support the organizations social services programs. Since...
In lieu of flowers, the family of Stompin’ Tom Connors has asked that donations be made to your local food bank or homeless shelter in his name. Connors knew what it was like to go without bare...
For most people, January is a time of resolutions though few survive past the end of the month. But there is one thing folks can do that will have an enduring and positive impact throughout the...
Haiti has been battered. Almost three years on from the catastrophic earthquake that affected 3 million Haitians, the recovery process has been mired by mismanaged aid and further hampered by a...
While the National Hockey League lockout continues, members of the Toronto Maple Leafs camp, including president and general manager Brian Burke and head coach Randy Carlyle, were at their stomping...
There’s Christmas and then there’s Christmas as staged by the Singleton family of Campbellville, ON. For each of the last 17 years, Paul and Barb Singleton and their family have...
When it doesn’t kill you, grief is an unbeatable catalyst for good. Just ask Zack Ginies. The 29-year-old Toronto interactive developer lost his beloved grandmother Kay Andrews this past...

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