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Samuel Engelking

Including the Bentway opening, a benefit show for overdose prevention, a round dance for Indigenous Rights, the winter solstice and a Spielberg retrospective Read more

Culture

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Tanja-Tiziana

In our Chill Winter Guide, find 50 of the best cultural, arts, music, food and outdoor events happening in Toronto from November 2018 to March 2019. Read more

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Kate Killet

Musician and visual artist Petra Glynt (also known as Alexandra Mackenzie) brings us to her old neighbourhood, reflecting on the period before she moved to Montreal Read more

Features

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Sukoshi Mart

Kensington convenience store to open a 2,500 square foot shop inside Scarborough Town Centre Read more

Food

Cover story: Jessie Reyez takes us on a tour of her favourite Toronto spots, from Kensington Market to the 905. With a breakthrough new EP and her biggest headlining tour yet, the self-assured singer/songwriter is staying hungry. Read more

Features

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Photos by Natalia Manzocco

Sukoshi Mart team brings rice wine, shochu and hard-to-find Japanese comfort eats to former Graffiti's space in Kensington Read more

Food & Drink

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Samuel Engelking

Jodie Emery plans to turn Jodie's Joint in Kensington Market into a hub for her activism, but not everyone in the neighbourhood is high on the idea. Read more

Cannabis

The former Fairland grocery store in Kensington Market is slated to become a massive music-themed donut shop and bar, Liquor Donuts. Read more

News

Kensington Market’s old Zimmerman’s Fairland grocery is turning into a six series immersive art maze with collaborations from visual and musical artists. Read more

Culture

Double Double Land has closed after nine years in Kensington Market. The DIY venue threw one last show with Mary Ocher, Lief Hall, Bile Sister and the Canadian Romantic. Read more

Music

The best events this summer include celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day at Fort York, kicking back in Kensington Market and riding the roller coaster at the CNE. Read more

News

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Samuel Engelking

Find over 60 events including concerts, food festivals, outdoor movies and more in NOW's annual Hot Summer Guide. Read more

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Natalia Manzocco

Kensington Market cafe wants to introduce you to the wiggly Japanese treat, a close cousin of the Uncle Tetsu-style cheesecake Read more

Food

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Kathryn Gaitens

Kensington culinary bookstore and gift shop calling it quits Read more

Food

Owner Steve Mitchell says the new owner won't be using the space for live music but that it will be "good for Kensington" Read more

Music

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Kevin Ritchie

The Kensington Market café housing Knife Fork Book is closing to make way for a sushi restaurant Read more

Books

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Trashed & Wasted founders open lunch spot in Kensington Read more

Food

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Tanja-Tiziana

Hit up festivals to find big names from the restaurant scene, or reacquaint yourself with some neighbourhood gems Read more

Hot Summer Guide 2017

With Duggan’s Brewery and Collective Arts eyeing locations in Kensington, could Toronto’s most distinctive neighbourhood be the next craft beer hub? Read more

Drinks

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