NEWS

Leaside teen passes shoe charity on to family friend

Leaside teen passes shoe charity on to family friend

With university on the horizon, Mackenzie Bier sought out someone to continue to ask students at Leaside High School to donate their…

Laird-Eglinton development awaits planning study, consultations

It may be overlooked amid all the construction taking place…

Don’t forget your roots, award-winner Burtin Fripp advises

As the 25th recipient of the Agnes Macphail Award, Carol…

Wynne makes drug plan announcement at Leaside curling rink

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne chose the Leaside Curling Club to…

SPORTS

Figure skating club founder remembered

Figure skating club founder remembered

Dr. Sidney Soanes, the man who started the Leaside Skating Club in 1952, the same year the Leaside Gardens opened, died Feb.…

Nothing was going to stop LHA’s select tournament

Not even a broken-down Zamboni at Victoria Village Arena could…

Women’s hockey has deep roots in Leaside

A junior game is about to take place. It’s the…

Gritty quartet inducted into Sports Hall of Fame

Humility was the theme as Robert Moore, Dave Gardner, Phil…

BUSINESS

Tenth anniversary of Physiomed Leaside

Tenth anniversary of Physiomed Leaside

Third-year chiropractic student Godrej Engineer had been working at a Physiomed at Yorkdale when the opportunity came for him and a partner…

Brothers bring Mediterranean fusion flavours to Bayview

Brothers Farouk and Mohamed Rashwan were planning on looking for…

It’s yoga! It’s pilates! It’s…yogalates!

Christina Bothwell has invented a new line of exercises to…

Salon staff help hospital maintain its wigs

A Bayview Avenue salon's experiences made their response obvious when…

ARTS

Dance troupe hits the heights in Germany

Dance troupe hits the heights in Germany

Leaside’s Turning Pointe set a remarkable precedent during its trip to Wetzlar, Germany for the International Dance Organization’s World Ballet, Jazz and Modern…

Coffee house offers sanctuary to budding musicians

Led Zeppelin, Police and Tragically Hip tunes crank out from…

Dancing for Canada at world championships

Seven members of the Turning Pointe Dance Studio in Leaside…

Touching tribute to a champion dad

We’re in the thick of baseball season. North Toronto’s house league…

LIFE

How one coffee buddy changed  another’s career path

How one coffee buddy changed another’s career path

If you’ve ever been a “Second Cup on Bayview” aficionado over the past decade, you’ve probably encountered John Rutherford and Marek Aubin.

Discovery of overland passage from Loblaws to Loblaws

He's not exactly Franklin looking for the northwest passage, but…

Bayview surviving better than most shopping strips

Our careful, if not exactly scientific, study revealed the store-size-adjusted…

Gently curving street is Leaside’s backbone

From the founding of Leaside, McRae Drive has cut across…