Entries by Mary Warner from 06/2012

An Illuminating Lunch with Luminato's Artistic Director

| Posted 06.08.2012 | Canada Living

Jorn Weisbrodt, the new artistic director for Luminato, which runs from June 8 until June 17, sat down with me for lunch. As a new Torontonian, Jorn had almost as many questions for me as I did for him, but somehow, I left wondering more and more about this great city we live in, and what will happen when Luminato opens its doors this month...

Lunch with Mary: Transit CEO Talks Floods and Having No Car

| Posted 06.12.2012 | Canada Business

On June 1, Toronto's Union station flooded. Andy Byford, the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) CEO was travelling on the subway when it happened and when he got off the train, ran over to Union to see what was happening. In case anyone was wondering, he said the smell was absolutely awful. Now he's focused on determining why it happened and making sure it doesn't happen again.