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Bruce Bell leads skyscraper tour

Jane’s Walks return in May with five Downtown tours. On May 2, Jane Farrow  and Gerald Hannon lead a walk titled “Yonge Street is Flaming,” and Frank Lewinberg leads a walk through the St. Lawrence Neighbourhood. A Lower Don Lands ...

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Second Mile club seeks help

The Second Mile Club of Toronto, a multi-purpose social service agency providing community support services for seniors and disabled Downtown adults since 1937, is urgently seeking mature volunteers to work as friendly visitors, medical escorts, interpreters, and transportation assistants.  Scheduling ...

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Heart walk teaches family prevention

By Anisa Lancione — Queen and Strachan resident Danielle Fiedler is ready to walk. On April 26, Fiedler, who leads her office’s team for Tridel, will step out with thousands of other walkers to raise money for the Cardiac Health ...

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Yellow Door is hidden gem

By Simon Proops — Tucked away at 6 St. Joseph St. near Yonge and Wellesley lies a little-known secret called the Yellow Door Learning Centre (YDLC). YDLC is a creative resource centre where people share their talents and support one ...

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Tower climb coming up

The World Wildlife Federation-Canada’s biggest fundraising event, the nineteenth annual Canada Life CN Tower Climb, will be held on April 16 and 18. “We expect over 6,000 climbers to come out to climb the tower and fundraise to support WWF-Canada ...

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Garden tour honours Fulton

Sixteen or more private gardens will be open to the public and the gardeners will be on hand to answer your questions as part of the late spring Toronto Island garden tour on May 30 and 31 from 1 to ...

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