Bernice King: Racial justice activism must focus on strategy

ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s youngest daughter said she’s afraid American society is unraveling, telling a Christian radio network on Thursday that “I don’t know what’s going to happen ultimately to democracy.” But Dr. Bernice King also said she is determined to be part of the solution, working to transform minds […]

Better summer on the way if careful: COVID modellers

Breadcrumb Trail Links Ontario ‘We’re not out of the woods just yet’ Author of the article: Antonella Artuso Publishing date: Jun 10, 2021  •  4 hours ago  •  2 minute read  •  14 Comments Summer crowds at the eastern end of the Beaches area in Toronto on Saturday July 18, 2020. Photo by Ernest Doroszuk /Toronto […]

Restaurants begin a slow climb back

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Author of the article: Liz Braun Shayne DeSilva and Brianna Rushlow enjoy the patio at Rivals Sports Pub along Danforth Ave. in Toronto, Ont., on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Photo by Ernest Doroszuk /Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network Article content Patios and outdoor dining can start again Friday and a lot […]

Woman, 22, shot to death in Mississauga

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Crime Victim was found dead near Ninth Line and Burnhamthorpe Rd. Author of the article: Joe Warmington Publishing date: Jun 10, 2021  •  9 minutes ago  •  1 minute read  •  13 Comments Marissa Radstake, 22, was gunned down in Mississauga on Thursday, June 9, 2021. She becomes Peel Region’s […]

Lone suspect sought following brazen shooting in Milton

Halton police are searching for a suspect following a brazen shooting Thursday night in Milton. Police say shortly before 7 p.m., a man walked into a business on Derry Road near Bronte Street South and “fired multiple shots from a long gun” before fleeing the area in a black vehicle. “No one was physically injured […]

Toronto bars, restaurants, stores ‘ready to go’

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Ontario Author of the article: Scott Laurie Publishing date: Jun 10, 2021  •  13 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Sitting on the CafeTO patio, Shane Ryan and his wife Virginia McIntosh, owners of Breakwall BBQ along Queen St. E, just west of Woodbine Ave. on […]

Exclusive premiere of Barenaked Ladies video ‘New Disaster’

Multi-platinum band Barenaked Ladies are set to pull the covers off their new music video “New Disaster” on Friday, which is on the band’s 16th studio album Detour de Force, set to be released on July 16. “The video is very dark and graphic,” lead singer and guitarist Ed Robertson told CityNews about the new […]

LEVY: Esplanade patios brace for opening across from homeless shelter

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Author of the article: Sue-Ann Levy The Novatel Toronto Centre, on The Esplanade, is the latest hotel to be leased by the City of Toronto to house homeless during the COVID-19 pandemic. Article content After delays due to COVID lockdowns, Shuresh Sarveswaran will open his Shoeless Joe’s patio […]

Ford gov’t introduces notwithstanding bill to quash court ruling

Breadcrumb Trail Links Ontario Author of the article: Antonella Artuso Ontario Premier Doug Ford speaks during a recent news conference. Photo by FILE /TORONTO SUN Article content The Doug Ford government tabled a bill Thursday to invoke the notwithstanding clause in defence of its election finance legislation which a judge ruled unconstitutional. Attorney General Doug […]