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26th Beaches Jazz approaching

June 25, 2014

After more than a quarter century of bringing jazz, blues and world music to the heart of the Beach, the 26th edition of the Beaches International Jazz Festival is due for some changes. This year the main stage moves to Woodbine Park for two full weekends, book-ending street fest, one of the city’s longest musical […]

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The Beach Village BIA is hosting free outdoor movie nights at various locations along Queen Street East this summer. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and settle in under the stars for a star-studded selection of films. Tonight (Tuesday, June 24), watch Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure in Kew Gardens. On Thursday, July 10, Frozen […]

Police Beat

Police are searching for a suspect after a shooting near Dundas Street East and Greenwood Avenue. Just after 4 p.m. on May 9, police were called after a boy, 17, became involved in an altercation with two men. The boy pulled out a gun and fired several times. One man fled on foot, and the […]

Reactions mixed on plans for expanded Kingston Road YMCA

Some want to move in, or move their butts. Others want to be sure that local traffic moves, too. Plans for a new YMCA topped by condos got a mixed reaction on June 17, when more than 100 people packed a meeting inside the low brick building on Kingston Road that the Y first opened […]

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