Samantha Edwards

NOW freelancer Samantha Edwards discusses safety in the all-ages scene on CityNews! more

NOW in the media


R. Jeanette Martin

Celebrate the last 420 before cannabis legalization in Canada with a big ol’ joint at one of these green events, including a party at Nathan Phillips Square, a block party in Kensington Market and a comedy night at Yongesterdam Lounge. more


The Meadoway will stretch from the Don River ravine in downtown Toronto to the Rouge National Urban Park.

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

The 16-kilometer linear park will be completed over the next seven years and has a proposed budget of $85 million. more


Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

Andrew Milligan Sumo/ Flickr

Civic Theatres Toronto launched in 2015 when the City of Toronto amalgamated three city-owned theatres, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts and Toronto Centre for the Arts more


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Daniel Byrne

A group of Humber College students are organizing a porn karaoke event at Buddies In Bad Times on April 10 more

Art & Design


Samuel Engelking

In the wake of alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur's murder charges, the Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention creates safe date check-in program to protect vulnerable members of the LGBTQ community. more



R. Jeanette Martin

Toronto city councillor says "it's undeniable" that racism played a role in police's mishandling of the investigation of alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur more


Revival of Julie Tamiko Manning and Adrienne Wong's Mixie & The Half Breeds dramatizes the mixed-race experience more



Courtesy of HBO

NOW critics pick their most-anticipated new and returning spring series, including Bill Hader's Barry, The Last OG starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish, the Roseanne revival and the latest seasons of Archer, Westworld and The Handmaid's Tale more

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Listen to 20 songs from local artists including Faiza, Jonas Bonnetta, Art Department, Hex, Jaunt and Yamantaka // Sonic Titan on our weekly Spotify playlist #NOWplaying more

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Photos by Samuel Engelking

Purebred pups were once the norm, but socially aware millennials are driving rescue dog adoption. Unlike the baby boomers generation, millennials are adopting dogs through rescue groups in Toronto and Petfinder. more



Paul Lachine

Thick twice about smoking weed in a condo. Some condo boards in Toronto are moving to ban recreational marijuana smoke ahead of the Canadian government's legalization legislation. more

Real Estate

The nonagenarian style icon on her new book, feminism and the need for sleeves more


From snowshoeing to ice fishing, here’s where to embrace winter in Simcoe County more


These condos and rental apartments are poised to transform the four-kilometre stretch between Jane and Dufferin more

Real Estate


Brian Medina

From Wavelength Winter Festival to two varieties of DJ skate nights, these upcoming events prove toques are the new flower crowns more


Flower Market

Leonard Witzel, Flickr

The seven best Valentine’s Day events in Toronto for everyone – from the recently single to those enjoying the honeymoon phase more


We spoke to a 20-something woman about her first time as a “unicorn” in a threesome with a straight couple more

Love and Sex

Parkdale rent strike

Michael Y.C. Tseng

Tenants of 1251 King West are protesting against their landlord, Nuspor Investments more


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Clea Christakos-Gee

The indie rock band are graduating out of the all-ages scene and calling it quits, but first they’re paving the way for the next generation of bands more


OCAD University design students have created a series of prototypes that would allow untrained bystanders to respond to an overdose more