Red Knights outduel Lancers in season opener

It was a battle of defence and special teams Thursday afternoon as the Northern Red Knights defeated the Leaside Lancers 12-3 in TDSSAA high school football action. But the low score shouldn’t have come as a surprise. While Leaside (0-1) was without starting quarterback Matthew Georgiadis, while Northern’s starting signal caller Treshaun Tran was playing […]

Fighting climate change shouldn’t be up to the kids: David Suzuki

A teen eco-activist wants his family, friends and neighbours to speak up about climate change. Chateur, a grade 9 student at Leaside High School, has launched a campaign urging his friends, family and the community to e-mail, write or call their local MPs and tell them that they expect something to take the place of […]

Monarch Park, Leaside draw despite lockdown

[audio:http://www.torontoobserver.ca/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/ballard_highschoolsoccerpodcast.mp3|titles=ballard_highschoolsoccerpodcast] Despite an emergency lockdown due to a firearms incident, Leaside High School and Monarch Park Collegiate Institute battled to a 0-0 draw in senior boys soccer at Monarch Park on Wednesday afternoon. Students at Monarch Park were released from the school around 4 p.m. ET, just in time for the 4:30pm start. Leaside coach […]