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A few of the many accessible restaurants, entertainment venues and cafes in Toronto. The ever-expanding map is available at
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AccessTO blog lists accessible city culinary and arts locations

Justin Skinner

Toronto is host to hundreds of restaurants, entertainment venues and cafes to suit every taste, but...

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News | Jul 31, 2015

Humber River Hospital recruiting volunteers

Humber River Hospital (HRH) is looking for volunteers. Two events will be held at the current Keele Street site for...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Jul 27, 2015
Heat alert

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 alert was issued by...

York Guardian
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 21, 2015
Megan Allen-Lamb

New leadership for Central Community Care Access Centre

Megan Allen-Lamb has been appointed the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Central Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)....

North York Mirror
News | Jul 20, 2015
Sandra Black

Order of Canada bestowed on two Sunnybrook researchers

Two Sunnybrook Research Institute researchers have been appointed to the Order of Canada. Dr. Sandra Black has been...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Jul 17, 2015
Dr. Wayne Pulver

North York dentist Dr. Wayne Pulver honoured for service to his profession

A North York endodontist has been honoured with a distinguished service award by the Ontario Dental Association (ODA)....

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
Jul 17, 2015

Rush’s Neil Peart replica drum auction supports Princess Margaret

Fans have a chance to bid on a unique snare drum, the very same one used by North York-based Rush’s drummer Neil Peart, and...

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Jul 12, 2015

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 | 1 Comment
Jul 03, 2015

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...

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Jun 24, 2015

North York mom Lindsey Yeskoo hailed a ‘Hero in the Home’

Emily Yeskoo was an athletic, artistic 8-year-old who was full of life when her mom, Lindsey, started noticing odd changes....

North York Mirror | 1 Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jun 18, 2015

Lymphedema patient classes at Sunnybrook’s Odette Centre

Lymphedema patient education classes will be held throughout June and July at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s Odette...

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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 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 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 07, 2015

North York Masters golf tourney fundraiser at its best after 25 years

The recent North York Masters Golf Tournament was the best one yet in its 25-year history to support cancer and palliative...

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Jun 03, 2015

Paramedics parade their profession at science centre

The young students furiously pumped away on the dummies’ chests, simulating cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Others...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine

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