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Masai Ujiri’s messages remain consistent and are growing

Masai Ujiri’s messages remain consistent and are growing

Summoned to some gorgeous rooftop restaurant yesterday morning in trendy downtown Toronto at some nifty and very chic hotel/residence (think brown shoes at a black-tie affair for of…

This week’s mailbag — Kudos to Canada Basketball for hiring Glen Grunwald and more

This week’s mailbag — Kudos to Canada Basketball for hiring Glen Grunwald and more

Having read your blog for a few years now I think there’s a lot of overlap in our sporting interests (basketball and baseball are my favourites, I don’t…

Featured

What Tenants Need to Know About the New Standard Lease in Ontario

What Tenants Need to Know About the New Standard Lease in Ontario

Ontario is taking steps to protect renters’ rights with the introduction of a standardized lease on April…

These are the MOST IN-DEMAND CONDOS in Toronto

These are the MOST IN-DEMAND CONDOS in Toronto

You could argue that all condos in Toronto are experiencing an extremely high level of…

The GTA Real Estate Market Activity Showed a Slower Start than Expected

The GTA Real Estate Market Activity Showed a Slower Start than Expected

The 2018 housing market is chillier than last year’s thus far, but activity promises to…

10 Best Android Nutrition and Diet Applications

10 Best Android Nutrition and Diet Applications

One of the more difficult tasks in staying healthy is maintaining a good diet. Exercise…

Business

Grocery retailers try new bag of tricks to slow sales decline

Grocery retailers try new bag of tricks to slow sales decline

Supermarket sales in Canada decreased by 2.9 per cent year over year between May 2017 and 2018, according to Statistics Canada, and traditional supermarkets are trying new tactics…

Trump ratchets up tariff talk as key week looms for trade

Trump ratchets up tariff talk as key week looms for trade

By Jim TankersleyThe New York Times Mon., Sept. 17, 2018 U.S. President Donald Trump boasted about the power of taxing imports Monday and warned that countries that do…

This cashierless store uses AI and body language to catch shoplifters

This cashierless store uses AI and body language to catch shoplifters

SAN FRANCISCO—One recent afternoon, the city’s newest grocery market was trying to figure out whether I would buy, steal or leave behind a bag of white cheddar popcorn…

Almost half of consumers who switched credit cards were looking for better rewards program, survey shows

Almost half of consumers who switched credit cards were looking for better rewards program, survey shows

Canadian consumers are increasingly looking for better rewards programs when it comes to choosing a credit card, according to a new study that shows that nearly half of…

Entertainment

Higgins is that you? Magnum P.I. reboot features Perdita Weeks in role of Jonathan, now Juliet, Quayle Higgins

Higgins is that you? Magnum P.I. reboot features Perdita Weeks in role of Jonathan, now Juliet, Quayle Higgins

By Tony WongTelevision Critic Fri., Sept. 21, 2018 When Welsh actress Perdita Weeks first heard they were rebooting CBS’s Hawaiian procedural…

List of winners of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards

List of winners of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES—List of winners at the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Monday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Drama…

Great Toronto

Hole beside utility pole looked forgotten

Hole beside utility pole looked forgotten

Memory can play tricks on people, but it shouldn’t be an issue for big utilities given authority to dig up our streets. It’s amazing what utilities and…

Health

Siblings reunite using 23andMe

Siblings reunite using 23andMe

Justin was only two when he was abandoned on the steps of a theater in Seoul, South Korea, while his five year-old sister, Renee, was found the…

Entertainment

Kevin Spacey, Steven Seagal won’t be prosecuted for alleged sex assaults

Kevin Spacey, Steven Seagal won’t be prosecuted for alleged sex assaults

Los Angeles prosecutors have cited the statute of limitations while saying they won’t file sexual assault cases against actors Kevin Spacey and Steven Seagal involving incidents in…

Sports

‘Sad day’: Senators captain Erik Karlsson traded to San Jose Sharks

‘Sad day’: Senators captain Erik Karlsson traded to San Jose Sharks

The Erik Karlsson era is over in Ottawa. The Senators traded the star defenceman to the San Jose Sharks on Thursday, just one day before Ottawa hits…

Real Estate

Ask questions about home’s furnace, appliances before signing sales agreement: Ask Joe

Ask questions about home’s furnace, appliances before signing sales agreement: Ask Joe

I bought a house earlier this summer and I just discovered the furnace needs to be replaced. What are my options? I’m sorry to hear that. I…

Technology

Researchers discover planet Vulcan from Star Trek — sort of

Researchers discover planet Vulcan from Star Trek — sort of

Star Trek fans take note: the planet Vulcan is real. It may not be inhabited by green-blooded, pointy-eared, humanoids (that we know of) and it’s not even…

Money

Grocery store chain CEOs warn higher food prices coming amid cost pressures

Grocery store chain CEOs warn higher food prices coming amid cost pressures

By Aleksandra SaganThe Canadian Press Tues., Sept. 18, 2018 The CEOs of three of Canada’s major grocery chains doubled down on their expectation that food prices will…

Business

Horizons Marijuana first weed ETF to reach $1 billion in assets

Horizons Marijuana first weed ETF to reach $1 billion in assets

The first cannabis exchange-traded fund has reached a milestone that has as much to do with surging pot stocks as it does with investor inflows. The Horizons…