Rhianna Jackson-Kelso


Paul Salvatori

Ahead of Sunday's vigil honouring victims of the Toronto van attack, you can help by donating blood, donating to crowd-funding campaigns and leaving a message at the memorial site. Read more


After a 14-month review process, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts is getting rid of "male" and "female" categories Read more


SOY team 20th anniversary

Supporting Our Youth

Community development program Supporting Our Youth is thinking up new ways to help queer and trans youth in Toronto’s constantly changing political climate. Read more



Rhianna Jackson-Kelso

Even without a permit, Toronto's 420 rally brought Ontario potheads and activists together one final time before marijuana legalization. We asked them what they really think of the Ontario Cannabis Store. Read more


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Flickr/Chris Huggins

GO commuters now have a soundtrack thanks to a new partnership between Sony Music Canada, Metrolinx and Spotify. GO Chill and Go Pop are each 50 songs and will refresh every week Read more




A new Toronto-based collective of South Asian women called Didihood is building each other up through social media and face-to-face networking. Read more


The May 3 discussion features Mykki Blanco, Ciel (Cindy Li) and Bambii and will be hosted by NOW's Michelle da Silva Read more



Jora Frantzis

The New York rapper is repping the 6ix in SoCal with high-contrast backing visuals created by director Sammy Rawal Read more


From in-store shows to pop-up radio broadcasts to brewery parties, these five events will give you something to do once all the exclusive vinyl has sold out. It's the five best events of Record Store Day in Toronto. Read more


People are urging Yuk Yuk's Toronto to cancel a comedy show called White Guys Matter hosted by Aaron Berg that promises only white male comedians and jokes about race, religion and sexism Read more

, Comedy

St. Vincent is playing a Toronto concert at Sony Centre on July 31. Plus: Suicidal Tendencies, the 50th anniversary concert for MC5's Kick Out The Jams and more shows coming to town Read more


Damian Lewis has been cast as former Toronto mayor Rob Ford in a Toronto-filmed movie about his crack cocaine scandal called Run This Town. Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt will play a young reporter who isn't Robyn Doolittle. Read more

Movies & TV


Ryan Madill

Penguin Random House Canada will launch Strange Light, a new imprint based on Hazlitt that will publish experimental fiction, in spring 2019. Read more



Flickr/Andy Nystrom

The only dedicated comic book store in the Annex, Labyrinth Bookstore on Bloor, is closing, but its Oakville location is staying in business. Read more



Cheol Joon Baek

The 2018 edition of the healthy lifestyle expo is going extra green with an expanded focus on marijuana called Cannaspace Read more