David Mirvish named University of Guelph chancellor [CityTV]

CBC enters digital-music arena [Globe & Mail]

Migrating Landscapes brings wood city to Toronto [blogTO]

Brad Pitt, is that you? Toronto’s Entertainment District is full of surprises, which is part of the fun of living here [National Post]

Starving artists gather for food and performance [Inside Toronto]

War of 1812 art installation planned [Metro]

‘Without Whitney Houston, there is no Jully Black:’ Canada’s R&B stars reflect on singer’s passing [National Post]

Book of Negroes becomes musical event [CBC]

A Shot of Culture for a Redeveloping Community [Torontoist]

CFL Grey Cup week: zip lines, concerts, tailgating and, oh yes, the game [The Star]

Social Media Week Toronto 2012 [blogTO]

Black History Month: Black leaders in Toronto select trailblazers worthy of street name [The Star]


Former NAC usher gets red-carpet welcome [Ottawa Citizen]

Council backs plan to raise support for arts [Ottawa Citizen]

Sam Roberts Band rocks the staid NAC [Ottawa Citizen]

Arts council to honour Downtown Rideau BIA [Ottawa Citizen]

NCC, Ottawa, Gatineau make anniversary vow [Ottawa Citizen]

2011 census: Lure of the nation’s capital [Ottawa Citizen]

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