Toby’s Place makes a ‘safe space’ for Scarborough youth

Just over two years ago, Planned Parenthood set out to conduct comprehensive research studies of the Scarborough area in an effort to determine what services were available to LGBTQ+ Youth. They discovered that there were little to no services available in the Scarborough area. An alarming revelation considering the fact that a study by the […]

St. Nicholas Feast open to all

Anyone who needs a hot meal or just some company for Christmas is welcome to join in the eighth St. Nicholas Feast organized by St. Nicholas Birch Cliff Anglican Church. From 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 20, church members and staff from the nearby Wimpy’s restaurant will serve a traditional turkey dinner with […]

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Scarborough Players present Parfumerie, by Miklos Laszlo, and adapted by E.P. Dowdall. Parfumerie tells the story of George Horvath and Amalia Balash, two employees at an upscale Budapest shop. While the two hardly get along in person, little do they know that they are, in fact, secret pen pals who share their frustrations, dreams, and […]

Volunteer honoured for extensive service

On any given day, Darryl James is helping out. Whether he is unloading trucks and packing food hampers at the Churches By the Bluffs Food Bank or shoveling snow at Birchcliff Bluffs United Church, James is volunteering in some capacity. To recognize his dedication and commitment to helping others, the United Church has awarded him […]

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Kingston Road United Church will host a special holiday evening, including a reading of A Christmas Carol on Friday, Dec. 5 starting at 7 p.m. The annual event, sponsored by the Kingston Road Village Business Association, will also include carolling and holiday cheer. Donations at the door will be split between the church’s ramp fund […]

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St. John’s Catholic Church is holding its annual choir concert on Wednesday, June 18. On the program are sacred and popular songs, solo guest performers and a selection from Phantom of the Opera. There will be complimentary light refreshments after the concert. The show gets underway at 7:30 p.m. at the church, 794 Kingston Rd. […]

CCQLD updates ongoing battle

Outside freezing rain was pelting down. It was the kind of night that most people would opt to spend in front of a blazing fire watching this year’s kick off of American Idol. However when you have an important cause that you support wholeheartedly, you make an extra effort. Almost 100 people demonstrated the level […]