Parkdale

Gord Perks And Toronto's War On Hipsters

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Politics
Joshua Ostroff

Toronto City councillor Gord Perks, who represents the long hardscrabble, newly hip neighbourhood of Parkdale, is working to turn last fall's moratorium on new restaurants and bars into a permanent limit restricting such establishments to 25 per cent of Parkdale's stretch of Queen St. West, one of the country's most famous commercial streets.

Its A Rap! Reflections on SXSW

Alixander III | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Music
Alixander III

SX has been a duality of easy-breezy meditative chillness and rush-rush tuk-tuk chaos. Amidst the line-ups and miss-outs I squeeze in some surprise experiences. Just last night at the Hype Machine Hotel party we Djed, I caught The Specials perform to a jammed-in crowd of anticipants, and they killed it.

Angelina Chapin

How Your Social Status Changes You At The Genetic Level

HuffingtonPost.com | Angelina Chapin | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Business

George looks across the street at the cafe where a cup of java costs $2.75. For that price, he could buy three days’ worth of coffee from the conven...