Village People co-founder Henri Belolo dead at 82

Village People co-founder Henri Belolo dead at 82

Henri Belolo, who co-founded the Village People and co-wrote the band’s classic hits YMCA, Macho Man and In the Navy, has died. He was 82. Scorpio Music, founded by Belolo, announced on Wednesday that he died Saturday. No details about the death were provided. Belolo was born in Casablanca, Morocco, on Nov. 27, 1936. He founded the six-member […]

What the case of a man who vanished in the Village 23 years ago can tell us about Toronto’s missing

What the case of a man who vanished in the Village 23 years ago can tell us about Toronto’s missing

Every time Joshua Hind hears about another person disappearing in Toronto’s Village neighbourhood, he’s transported back in time. When he heard about the case of Tess Richey, the 22-year-old who went missing in the Church and Wellesley area in late November, Hind found himself a teenager again, living three hours away from Toronto, helplessly trying to find his own […]