It’s a long way from The X Factor UK to Yonge-Dundas Square. That’s where former reality-TV contestant Niall Sexton found himself one evening last fall.
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.
A new book by former mayor Alan Redway chronicles the history of East York, from its 1924 incorporation until its dissolution by Mike Harris’s Progressive Conservative government.