‘Unbelievable’ win for Glen Ames robotics team

Everything clicked for the Glen Ames Senior Public School’s robotics team at the Legoland North America Open Competition, with the team winning second place in the innovative solution category for their canine-centric project. “They’re all really excited,” said their coach, Glen Ames teacher Luke Martin. “It was unbelievable… they were just in their glory the […]

Local schools placed on lockdown after reports of person with a gun

Toronto Police have confirmed that one person is in custody after a person with a gun was reported in the Drayton Avenue and Hanson Street area. Monarch Park Collegiate, George-Etienne-Cartier and Bowmore Road Jr. and Sr. Public School were placed on lockdown while police searched the surrounding area earlier today. No injuries have been reported […]

When all good things come to an Ends

After 35 years an iconic Beach retailer is getting ready to bid the neighbourhood adieu. The longtime owner of Ends – the overflowing discount store at the corner of Queen and Elmer – said after running his business for more than three decades, he’s ready to move on to the next phase of his life. […]

Time to lace up those walking shoes

Community Centre 55’s senior walking club is underway, with walks every Tuesday from now until June 13. The meetup time for all walks is 9 a.m. May 23, the walkers head to the Toronto Zoo (meet at Main Station). May 30, meet at Danforth and Main GO station for a trip to Rouge Valley. June […]