Pucks on Carlton
Hockey returns to MLG. Ryerson U's hockey team marks the grand opening of the Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens Saturday (September 8).
Police racial profile
Deputy Chief Peter Sloly, the force's highest-ranking black officer, will receive a "Changing Lives" Diversity Award at the annual Planet Africa Awards on October 27.
Fast food flip
Burger chain McDonald's opens two vegetarian restaurants. Too bad for us, they're in India, where cows are considered sacred.
Despite record low voter turnout in the last provincial election, the Libs choose today (Thursday, September 6), when many people are still on holiday or moving to college or university, to hold two crucial by-elections.
Anti-gay cheap shots
Sun News talking bonehead David "The Menzoid" Menzies gets it wrong in his latest anti-gay rant. Second City alumna Lauren Ash is not the same Lauren Ash who plans to crash the mayor's BBQ with a silent demo Friday (September 7). Glenn Sumi's report at nowtoronto.com.
Mayoral err apparent George Smitherman tells Global TV that the man who beat him for the chief magistrate's job, Rob Ford, will win re-election in 2014 because, well, voters are, um, impressionable. George is still bitter.