Articles by Colin Edwards

Calgary quarterback Adam Sinagra

Canadian University football: An exciting product with an uncertain future

Picture a football stadium, the bright lights shining down on future sports superstars battling it out on the gridiron. Students and team supporters dressed in their school colours as the stadium quickly fills up. It’s the biggest game of the year in university football. Ohio State University hosted the University of Michigan in college football action on Saturday Nov. 26, 2016. The announced attendance was a staggering 110,045.

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LIVE: The 2016 ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup championship game

Follow our Toronto Observer team of reporters bringing you all the coverage Saturday live from the Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, Ontario. From the media box to the sidelines, and from the stadium to the tailgate parties, follow the first-ever Toronto Observer coverage of this marquee event in Canadian collegiate sports.

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The high price of parking in Toronto

The City of Toronto recently raised the cost of four parking offences by as much as $110. Drivers who get caught blocking a sidewalk, parking in a high-occupancy vehicle lane, double parking or stopping in a TTC zone will face higher fines. Here’s what you need to know.

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Huge pillow fight in Toronto

Toronto’s annual pillow fight took place at Nathan Phillips Square on April 2. Feathers were flying as hundreds of people were swinging their pillows at each other. The mayhem was part of International Pillow Fight Day, which is celebrated in more than 100 cities around the world.

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Ghomeshi trial starts Monday

Jian Ghomeshi’s trial in the court of law will begin in Toronto on Feb.1. Ghomeshi is facing four counts of sexual assault and one count of overcoming resistance by choking.