Scotiabank World Cup of Hockey Fan Village

The 2016 World Cup of Hockey: From the fans’ point of view

The World Cup of Hockey 2016 tournament garnered mixed reviews and inconsistent attendance. Some fans enjoyed themselves at the free viewing parties outside the Air Canada Centre, while some within the hockey community, including amateur players who might be expected to feel a deeper connection to the event, were lukewarm.

Fashion enthusiasts show support for local designers

As fashion week came to an end,  new and local designers launched their collections at World Master Card Fashion Week. Designers such as Britt Watcher, Mikhael Kale, Hd Home, Stephan Cara’s, Madame Moje and designer Michael D ended day five. “Designers are trying to prove themselves,” stylist George J said.” It’s very creative. They are trying […]

Papadakis comeback bid fizzles amid tide for Fragedakis

Incumbent Toronto-Danforth councillor Mary Fragedakis left two rivals with especially high hopes in the dust tonight as she gathered more than 60 per cent of the vote in a six-candidate field. Community activist Dave Andre had run a high-profile campaign, and former East York councillor John Papadakis had hoped for a comeback after serving one term on what was then borough council 20 years ago. Andre came in a poor second, with 25 per cent of the vote. Papadakis came in third, with just under 10 per cent.

Rob Ford endorses John Papadakis for councillor

Rob Ford made a surprise visit in East York on Sunday to show support for John Papadakis. Ford spent time canvassing with Papadakis who is running against current Ward 29 councillor Mary Fragedakis. “I appreciate the mayor coming out and supporting me today,” Papadakis said. “I have been supporting the mayor for a long time, and […]