On The Wild Side: Porcupines are amazing creatures

By ANN BROKELMAN A few years back, I was filling up one of the bird feeders in my front yard when a neighbour, who was out for a walk, told me there was a strange animal up in a tree just down the road. I, obviously, grabbed my camera and took off in the direction […]

In My Opinion: Approval of modular housing in East York a cause for celebration

By PRINCESS OWUSU For the past four months, I’ve had the opportunity to work with Beaches-East York Councillor Brad Bradford’s office as a Black Youth Fellow, learning more about municipal government and how our elected representatives serve Toronto. Given Councillor Bradford’s support for Business Improvement Areas, promoting economic development within the ward and the businesses, […]

On The Wild Side: Cecropia moths successfully hatched

By ANN BROKELMAN One year later and COVID-19 is still affecting how many of us want to spend our summer months. While it’s very frustrating at times, I’m still trying my best to enjoy the little things I can still do while social distancing and being safe. Last year, around this time, some of you […]