Toronto’s Daniel Karasik wins CBC short story prize [CBC]

Ontario-based pop star Alyssa Reid goes from fetching java to fetching Junos nom [Winnipeg Free Press]

Plans for Doris McCarthy’s Fool’s Paradise retreat still in the works [Inside Toronto]

Could Toronto’s Zeus be the next great Canadian band? [National Post]

Jessica Gorlicky’s art is turning the world on its head [Toronto]

The Toronto Street Food Project seeks to cut some city hall red tape  [Toronto Life]


National Arts Centre names Jillian Keiley as new artistic director [Globe and Mail]

Hard music heads to the mainstream [Ottawa Citizen]

NCC eyes Rink of Dreams for new Winterlude concert stage [Ottawa Citizen]


A simple plan to help the kids [Ottawa Citizen]

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