Toronto artist Alison Kruse: I think about seeing the future in a single moment, like buying eggs because you’ve run out and need tomorrow’s breakfast

Toronto artist Alison Kruse: I think about seeing the future in a single moment, like buying eggs because you’ve run out and need tomorrow’s breakfast

When everything around us has changed, even the way we create is different. In some cases it’s given us the time to slow down and contemplate; to be mindful of what we’re seeing and how we interpret it. For Toronto artist Alison Kruse, pandemic life has caused her to dig deeper, to focus on specifics, […]

Toronto Star bestsellers for the week ending Nov. 11, 2020

Toronto Star bestsellers for the week ending Nov. 11, 2020

ORIGINAL FICTION 1. Invisible Girl, Lisa Jewell, Atria (4)* 2. A Time of Mercy, John Grisham, Doubleday (4) 3. The Sentinel, Lee Child, Andrew Child, Delacorte (2) 4. Together by Christmas, Karen Swan, Macmillan (1) 5. The Return, Nicholas Sparks, Grand Central (6) 6. The Evening and the Morning, Ken Follett, Viking (8) 7. One […]

Buy a home or not? This 27-year-old sales manager makes $75,000 and has $60,000 in savings. Her mom tells her to invest in downtown Toronto property. What should she do?

Buy a home or not? This 27-year-old sales manager makes $75,000 and has $60,000 in savings. Her mom tells her to invest in downtown Toronto property. What should she do?

Millennial Money is a weekly submission-based series that provides financial advice to millennials in the GTA. Read the full series here. At 27, Susana says she’s thankful to be making quite a lot of money at her age. As a commission-based sales manager working in downtown Toronto — and now, from her condo near Liberty […]

SOUNDERS WIN!: Wait, what? Ad mishap says Seattle won MLS Cup, not Toronto FC

SOUNDERS WIN!: Wait, what? Ad mishap says Seattle won MLS Cup, not Toronto FC

Article content Seattle Sounders: “2017 MLS CUP CHAMPIONS”. Wait, what? It’s common practice for professional teams to pre-plan victory parades. Toronto FC had Monday’s events scheduled long before they defeated the Sounders 2-0 Saturday night to win the league. However, it appears the Seattle Times forgot to pull a scheduled online “victory” advertisement from their […]

2 Toronto hospitals declare COVID-19 outbreaks after multiple units see positive cases

2 Toronto hospitals declare COVID-19 outbreaks after multiple units see positive cases

Two Toronto hospitals have declared COVID-19 outbreaks as the city continues to record high case numbers.  A hospital announces an outbreak status when a unit has reported at least two COVID-19 cases within a 14-day period and where both cases could likely have been acquired at the hospital. On Sunday, Toronto Western Hospital confirmed at least […]

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