Farmers’ markets in Oakridge Park and Fairmount Park contributing to health and wellness of community

By QITING WANG Jennifer Forde, the founder of the Courtyard and Scarborough Farmers’ Markets, is leading the charge to provide nutritious food to east-end communities. Forde wants to not only help farmers and vendors develop their brand but aims “to work with diverse communities that reflect the communities and neighbourhoods we serve in the spirit […]

Bike for Kids ride in support of the Meagan Bebenek Foundation and pediatric brain tumour research set to start Saturday in East Toronto

By QITING WANG Bike For Kids, a 150-kilometre bike ride from Toronto to Niagara Falls, takes place this Saturday, Aug. 13. And it begins in East Toronto. The Bike For Kids event, presented by the Meagan Bebenek Foundation, will help raise critical funds for pediatric brain tumour research. The riders will be departing from the […]