Farmers’ markets up and running

Along with the asparagus, rhubarb and lettuce crops that herald the arrival of spring, farmers’ markets, too, are sprouting up across the city. Farm-fresh and organic fruits and vegetables, honey, bread, cheese, maple syrup and even wine and beer are just some of the items available at local parks during the spring, summer and right […]

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Beach Metro News, in cooperation with Community Centre 55, will be hosting a debate for candidates from the major parties in the upcoming provincial election in the Beaches-East York riding. The meeting will take place at St. John the Baptist Norway Anglican Church, 470 Woodbine Ave. just north of Kingston Road, at 7:30 p.m. on […]

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Roller derby returns to Ted Reeve Arena on Friday, June 28 with Clam Slam 2013, a Toronto Pride Affiliate event. Doors open at 6 p.m. with game one starting at 6:30 p.m. and game two at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $18 at the door. For links to advance tickets visit gtarollergirls.com  […]

News in Brief (July 24)

ZooShare Biogas Co-operative Inc., a non-profit renewable energy group, will hold a Dog Waste Methane Project Information Session on Thursday, July 26 at 7 p.m. at Community Centre 55, 97 Main St. The Ward 32 Renewable Energy Committee, created by Ward 32 Councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon, has partnered with ZooShare for this initiative which will look […]

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The Fox Theatre will host a fundraiser, put on by the Center of Hope Church, for the charitable organization Not4Sale on Sunday, Feb. 5, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the theatre, 2236 Queen St. E. Not4Sale helps to rehabilitate young children that have been rescued from the Cambodian sex trade industry. The event includes […]