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The City of Toronto is under a heat alert. Residents are advised to take preacautions including drinking lots of water.
Jul 27, 2015 | Add Comment | York Guardian

Residents urged to stay safe as heat alert issued in Toronto

As the heat rises in Toronto, residents are advised to take precautions to stay safe. A heat...

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News | Jul 24, 2015
Sarah Downey

President and CEO of Toronto East General Hospital calls job rewarding

Just over three months into her role as Toronto East General Hospital’s (TEGH) new president and chief executive officer,...

Beach Mirror | by Joanna Lavoie
News | Jul 22, 2015

City urges better reporting of food poisoning incidents

Whether it’s bad hamburgers, dicey potato salad or a stroganoff that went a little off, Toronto Public Health wants to know...

City Centre Mirror | by David Nickle
News | Jul 14, 2015

Free mental health support group offered

A new free mental health peer support group is now available at 688 Coxwell Ave., at the southwest corner of Danforth...

Beach Mirror
News | Jul 12, 2015
Sun protection

7 tips for sun protection awareness

With the start of summer comes increased sun exposure, and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is hoping to raise sun...

York Guardian
News | Jul 03, 2015
Plan Canada's lemon challenge

Take the #LemonChallenge4Change for gender equality

Every day millions of girls around the world are discriminated against, or denied access to an education or basic human...

Parkdale Villager
News | Jul 03, 2015
Hey! Good Lookin’

Hey! Good Lookin’ brings taking care of elderly loved ones to the Fringe stage

A made-in-the-Upper-Beach production will be featured during this year’s Toronto Fringe Festival. Co-written and...

Beach Mirror | by Joanna Lavoie
Jun 18, 2015

Beaches Library hosts presentation on the aging brain

A presentation on what changes occur in the brain as we age will take place Wednesday, June 24 at the Beaches Library, 2161...

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Jun 17, 2015

Confront your fears during the Canadian Cancer Society’s Fearless Challenge

NBA basketball’s Lebron James fears the dentist, Hunger Games’ Jennifer Lawrence hates spiders and Prince Harry is afraid of...

Scarborough Mirror | 1 Comment
Jun 17, 2015

Yogic celebration of summer solstice at Distillery District

A yogic celebration of the summer solstice is coming to the Distillery Historic District on Sunday, June 21. OM T.O., a...

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Jun 16, 2015

4 ways in which the health of Toronto’s poor is getting worse

Toronto’s poorest people have a harder time staying healthy than the city’s richest people, and the consequences for them...

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Jun 15, 2015

CC55 new walking club meeting

Community Centre 55 is inviting community members to join its new walking club on Thursday, June 18. Those interested in...

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Jun 13, 2015

7 ways to enjoy the summer in Toronto – for free

There are lots of things to do in Toronto and many things are free. Here are 7 ways to have fun without spending a penny....

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Jun 10, 2015

Beacher John Knifton rides to conquer cancer

Eight-year Beach resident John Knifton will be cycling 200 kilometres from Toronto to Niagara Falls this weekend during the...

Beach Mirror | 1 Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Jun 05, 2015

TEGH research and innovation fair

Toronto East General Hospital is holding a Research and Innovation Fair on Wednesday, June 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m....

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Jun 04, 2015

East-end boy Jacob Ferguson raising funds for Crohn’s and Colitis Canada

Little India-area resident Jacob Ferguson may be only be seven-and-a-half years old, but he’s already raised more than...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Jun 03, 2015

7 top blogs for May at

Toronto Wildlife Centre’s Julia Coey’s article about dispelling spring myths was the top blog for May. More than 1,000...

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