Most popular stories of 2016


Jonathan Goldsbie

It will get weirder and it will get worse. Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 19 Comments

Most members of today’s Legion have never spent a day in military uniform Read more

News 89 Comments


Photos by Tanja-Tiziana

Loving, a film about the landmark 1967 miscegenation decision in the U.S., hits screens this week Read more

Movies & TV 9 Comments



From Alan Crossley’s flying saucer to Noel Harding’s Elevated Wetlands, Toronto is home to some mind-bending public spaces, some made by humans, others carved by nature. Here are 50 of the best-kept secrets. Read more

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Globally, women are making big strides in the movie industry. But in Canada, we're lagging way behind. We talked to a group of fierce, frustrated filmmakers to find out why. Read more

Movies & TV 8 Comments



Improvisers are encouraged to say “yes” to situations, but are there limits to what’s acceptable? Read more

Comedy 17 Comments


Photos by Tanja-Tiziana

The story of how a tiny arts organization collaborated with 30-plus partners to pull off the year's most ambitious one-of-a-kind festival yet Read more


Black Lives Matter presents itself as the answer to anti-Black racism, and thanks to the media's terrible track record when it comes to covering anything to do with Black people, it has succeeded Read more

News 60 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

"Our action was in the tradition of resistance that is Pride. We didn’t halt progress; we made progress." Read more

News 344 Comments

These millennials are ditching booze to go sober – here’s why Read more

Drinks 12 Comments

There's one more chance to say thank you for the music and memories Read more

Music 14 Comments


Photo By Dahlia Katz

The Intimacy For The Stage workshop shows how to deal with onstage sex scenes, showmances, harassment issues and, um, onstage erections Read more




Unlike most places you’d think of as pizza capitals – from Naples and Rome to Chicago and New York – Toronto doesn’t really have its own regional style, but you can’t swing a pizza peel in this town without hitting a great slice. Read more

Food 19 Comments

A new exhibition from Paris explores the historical, cultural and artistic significance of getting inked Read more

Art & Books 8 Comments



The 20 best dishes to try right now Read more

Food 2 Comments

The Minneapolis funk legend's solo Piano And A Microphone tour takes a turn into rueful and arch break-up ballad territory Read more

Concert reviews 1 Comments

Toronto filmmaking wunderkind skewers Telefilm, TIFF and Canadian film critics Read more

Movies & TV 9 Comments

Torontonians bare (almost) all for the camera to promote body positivity. Read more

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