A Lana Del Rey concert, the Interior Design Show and six other things to see, do, hear and read this week
What to do in Toronto during the week of January 15
17 hours ago - Toronto Life
Explore the sights, tastes and sounds of Canada in support of the RCGS
The RCGS' first fundraising gala of 2018 will feature an exclusive live performance from Quebecoise singer Coeur de pirate. The Royal Canadian Geographical Society invites you...
20 hours ago - CG Compass
NBA roundup: Warriors defeat Raptors in Stephen Curry's return
Stephen Curry returned from a two-game absence to score 24 points, Klay Thompson had 26 and the Golden State Warriors blew nearly all of a 27-point lead before beating the...
2 days ago - LA Times
MLB notes: Blue Jays and Josh Donaldson agree to one-year deal worth $23 million
Third baseman Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed to a $23-million contract, the largest one-year deal for an arbitration-eligible player. The 32-year-old, a...
3 days ago - LA Times
Why You Should Invest In A Vacation
Financial planners are notorious for preaching the value of solely traditional investments - but investing should also include non-traditional options like education, health...
3 days ago - Health & Lifestyle
Nine breathtaking pre-dawn photos of Toronto
Photograph Taku Kumabe wakes up in the wee hours of the morning to capture the city under pomegranate skies
3 days ago - Toronto Life
Toronto Suddenly Has a New Craving: Syrian Food
This already diverse city has welcomed thousands of Syrians and their cooking, supporting a small boom in food businesses.
4 days ago - NY Times
Remembering Bill Lishman
Photo courtesy Bill Lishman Bill Lishman, LLD MSM. Born in Toronto on February 12, 1939. Died after a short fight with leukemia at Purple Hill on December 30, 2017.
4 days ago - CG Compass
Quirky, incandescent 'Dim the Fluorescents' loses its way
The quirky Canadian dramedy “Dim the Fluorescents,” the feature directorial debut of Daniel Warth, who co-wrote the script with Miles Barstead, follows the story of two...
4 days ago - LA Times
How We Gave A Teeny Home Office A Gorgeous Makeover For Under $200
This week, in our video series The Home Primp , we set out to transform a teeny tiny mudroom into a beautiful home office. The challenge: The apartment, which is the ground...
4 days ago - Health & Lifestyle
The headlines of Very International People
Elderly care: Making big decisions easier
For much of our lives, we look to our parents to guide us through making really big decisions. But that dynamic often changes completely as they age and start thinking about...
Why you need to let go of the person you were before mental illness
Why cling on to the past? I've decided that if I'm going to move forward, I've got to stop looking back. I need to stop thinking that everything was perfect before I became...
How I Made the Switch to Natural and Cruelty-Free Personal Care Products
Before going vegan, I never gave much thought to the ingredients in my personal care products. I rarely considered whether the chemicals were harmful to my body, the planet or...
Hozier, James Corden and other celebs express grief over Dolores O'Riordan's...
Family shares 'professional' photographer's retouching fail
Pam and Dave Zaring from Missouri shared a series of family photos to their Facebook page , and the unbelievable images have now been shared more than 350,000 times.
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of the Cranberries, dies at 46
Dolores O'Riordan, who fronted the Irish alternative band the Cranberries that became an international sensation in the 1990s, died Monday. She was 46. The cause of death...
Aziz Ansari responds to sexual-misconduct allegation
Comedian Aziz Ansari has publicly responded to allegations of sexual impropriety detailed in a story published over the weekend, saying in a statement that his encounter with a...
27-year-old and 95-year-old are the best of friends - and housemates
A student who was struggling to afford high London houseshare prices has come up with an ingenious way to beat them - by moving in with a 95-year-old widow. 27-year-old...
Where to seek out the spirit of Martin Luther King
Study shows that cycling doesn't damage men's sexual function
He's just checking his bits are still intact Cycling has loads of health benefits. Commuting to work on a push bike has been shown to cut your risk of heart disease and cancer...