Bhaktimarga Swami, popularly known as The Walking Monk, promotes pilgrimage and has walked across Canada four times and the U.S. once.
The Arta Gallery threw an opening reception to welcome visitors and artists’ creations of icons. The artists were everything from painters to sculptors to sketchers. Their creations stemmed from inspirations of historical artifacts to pop culture. The event was hosted Thursday, Sept. 13 at 14 Distillery Lane close to Parliament Street. The artists included Steve […]
Bill 148 states victims of domestic or sexual violence can receive job-protected leave. By law, a person is entitled to 10 days or 15 weeks in a calendar year time off when an employee or an employee’s children have experienced domestic or sexual violence. The first five days in a calendar year are paid and […]
I hated my summer job. I worked as a sales representative in Scarborough, Ont., in a retail store Cavallino’s receiving minimum wage.
The number of women directors at TIFF has been increasing each year
It was a blow out to say the least. The University of Toronto Varsity Blues fell 67-37 to the Ryerson Rams. The Varsity Blues couldn’t catch a break on defence and weren’t making offensive strides enough to compete in the Rams home-opening game. Despite the loss, University of Toronto head coach Michele Belanger was able […]
Love jazz vesper services at Northlea United encourages connection, community, and sharing
The Goliath birdeater is the newest addition to the Royal Ontario Museum’s collection of over 400 species of arachnid. It is one of the worlds largest species and hails from the Amazon rainforest. This beautiful specimen feeds on anything it can sink its fangs into. Insects, rodents, small lizards, and according to the ROM entomologist Mateus Pepinelli who helps maintain the exhibit, yes it can eat a small bird, but he admits that birds aren’t a part of its main diet.
It was the summer of 1973 and four keen journalism students didn’t know it yet, but they were about to create a local legacy. Today, we are saying goodbye to that legacy: The East York Observer.
Ontario’s “government for the people” has released a plan for social-assistance reform that may not benefit all the people.
As winter approaches, certain methods of transportation are being stored away for the season. For a large group of people, however, that doesn’t include skateboards.
For 46 years we served the East York Community. Just a bunch of students with drive and ambition wanting to be a part of something great. And great we were.
The East York Observer was an award-winning paper recognized as one of the best student-run paper in Toronto.