Toronto Island

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Richard Longley

While a freak spring has pushed lake levels above what closed the park in 2017, stateside attention has turned to the International Joint Commission charged with regulating waterways between Canada and the US Read more

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Spring guide kids 2019

Samuel Engelking

Don't let locked public washrooms ruin your April/May family outings Read more


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Photos By Sean Tamblyn

But as climate madness becomes the new normal, a political atmosphere of denial hangs over the city’s efforts to mitigate the effects of global warming Read more


Site-specific boat show might make your mind wander when the action nosedives Read more



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A guide to the best Canada Day 2018 events in Toronto. Recommendations on where to go and what to do on on July 1, including fireworks and events at Harbourfront, Mel Lastman Square, The Bentway Skate Trail, Toronto Islands and Ontario Place. Read more



Peter Biesterfeld

Benefits, rallies, walking tours and more Read more


Why Gibraltar Point has been ground zero in the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority’s efforts to save Toronto Islands from disappearing into Lake Ontario Read more


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A chronicle of calamity forged by storms, shipwrecks and stormy politics Read more

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Sean Tamblyn

The island flood of 2017 is a clear warning that we must do all we can to ­preserve the ­closest thing to wilderness that we have in ­Toronto Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Reopened after high water levels forced the clothing-optional beach to shut for three months, Hanlan's is a rare public space that encourages body positivity Read more

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Well, more like it's been forced to move due to continued flooding at Gibraltar Point Read more


...but you'll have to wait until the floods subside Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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    Richard Longley