Downtown Seen

Seen: Eat to the Beat

Violinist Brigit O'Regan

On Nov. 1, Roy Thomson Hall was the venue for the 21st annual Eat to the Beat that raises funds for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Guests sampled savoury and sweet dishes offered by 60 female chefs and sipped wine, ...

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Seen: Evening at the Market

The 2016 Evening at the Market gala drew a happy throng of 1500 people from all over Toronto, who sampled the very best of the wares of the 120 participating vendors. Proceeds from this year’s event went to Second Harvest.—E.M.

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Seen: Autism Laughs

Autism Laughs brought an innovative approach to fundraising to the Steamwhistle Brewery on Nov. 3. By combining live music, great food, and enticing auction prizes, Autism Laughs managed to bring out a great crowd for a great cause. But what ...

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Seen: Mad About Margaret’s gala

On October 21, Margaret’s on Broadview held its fifth annual gala fundraiser at Daniels Spectrum. Margaret’s is a charity which operates a home and programmes for homeless women suffering from long-term mental disabilities, providing them a safe and caring environment. ...

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Seen: Waterfront Marathon

On Oct. 16 flag wavers, drummers and running enthusiasts gathered along Front Street in the St. Lawrence neighbourhood to cheer on weary runners on the last leg of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Runners passed through Cabbagetown, Corktown and Harbourfront. ...

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Seen: Simpsons staff last hurrah

When a military regiment is disbanded, its Colours are said to be ‘laid up’, formally, in a church or other solemn repository. Its veterans continue to meet and remember over the years, in dwindling numbers, until a time comes when ...

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Seen: FanExpo Canada 2016

FanExpo Canada 2016 held in the heart of Toronto proved to be a hub for the cosplay experience. With costumes ranging from anime, comics, gaming, and even horror, there was no shortage of creativity. Highlights of this years event included an ...

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Seen: Regent Park BBQ

On Aug. 28, crowds lined up under sunny skies in the new Regent Park next to the aquatic centre for hot dogs, hamburgers and refreshments compliments of Toronto-Centre MP Bill Morneau. The day included cotton candy, live entertainment and games ...

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Seen: St James Town Festival

On Aug 27, St James Town held its annual festival on a sunny and warm afternoon with local performers in the central green space at the top of Ontario St. The Bulletin’s intrepid photographer was unable to resist the culinary ...

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