K-Pop Fans from Toronto (and the world) celebrate BTS Rapmonster’s birthday

BTS fans around the world made their way to social media on Sept. 12, wishing Rapmonster a happy 23rd birthday.

Kim Nam-joon,  also known as Rap Monster, was the first member recruited into BTS, a seven-member South-Korean boy band. Since debuting in 2013, BTS has gained wild popularity,  made increasingly evident by their fans, dubbed the ARMY. 

The day was even trending on Twitter, with the hashtag #HappyNamjoonDay.

Three owners of a convenience store

Gentrification: Why the owners of Pape Avenue’s Milk Mart are retiring

Every day for the last 19 years, Salim “Sam” Hadad, his daughter Mary and his son-in-law Emel were up at 7 a.m. to open Milk Mart Convenience at Pape and Cosburn avenues in Toronto’s Pape Village. Milk Mart serves hundreds of customers daily, all with different needs and wants. Hadad said they’ve been around so long they’re like […]