Jennifer Keesmaat

John Tory wins big – too bad we can't say the same for local democracy or council diversity Read more


The papers say she doesn’t stand a chance, but Toronto’s mayoral contest could do with an unexpected surprise right about now – the city's future may depend on it Read more


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Samuel Engelking

"I see my primary mission to convert non-voters to voters," says the Eritrean-Canadian human rights lawyer. “I’m not trying to woo the folks who would vote for John Tory.” Read more


Former chief planner's bid for mayor has been dragged down by what seems a malaise of indifference hanging over the city Read more


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Norm Wilner

The candidates brought their talking points – and their records – to the ArtsVote debate at TIFF Bell Lightbox Read more


King Street pilot project

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The King Street Pilot project has so far been good for commuters Read more


Now that the bar has been raised on transformative projects it is crucial to find a replacement who will continue the momentum Read more




The people behind Criminal, Love Me, and Sleepover will tell live stories to audiences this weekend. Plus: a round-up of some of our favourite, locally made podcasts. Read more

Art & Books

NOW Magazine imagines an alternate reality in which Mayor John Tory actually is the forward-thinking, evidence-loving leader he claims to be and the Gardiner debate had a different outcome. Read more


Here's your chance. Read more

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