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Break on through to the other side: Becoming a vegan

Veganism has become a widespread and popular lifestyle, particularly in Toronto. Many people have been changing their lifestyle and adapting to veganism. It seems that people have been choosing to go vegan for many reasons. Whatever they may be, becoming vegan is harder than it seems and everyone has their own experiences and stories. Gemalyn …

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Photo by Skyler Ash.

Hottest places to get a cold treat in Toronto

What are you craving? Walking around the diverse city of Toronto, you probably crave a whole host of things. Delicious smells waft out of all sorts of shops downtown, but none quite as wonderful as those that come from ice cream shops. I searched the city for the best ice cream shops and found three …

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Pizza competition finds the best pie maker in Canada

Pizza makers from all over Canada got together to test their pizza-making skills against each other at the Canadian Pizza Show on Monday, Oct. 19. The much-anticipated Chef of the Year competitions amassed over 200 attendees at the International Centre in Mississauga. Joe Leroux from Amadio’s Pizza in Mississauga was awarded the Canadian Pizza Chef …

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Photo by Adriana Parente

Lend a hand at the Daily Bread Food Bank

This Thanksgiving season is all about giving a helping hand and a smile. On Thanksgiving weekend, the Daily Bread Food Bank was busy with hardworking volunteers and cardboard boxes filled with food. The food bank holds an annual Thanksgiving food drive to aid with Toronto’s growing poverty levels.   Daily Bread is a food bank and …

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Oktoberfest, a traditional German beer festival, got its start in Munich, Germany in 1810 and is one of the largest events in the world. Photo by Jess Thomas.

Beau’s Oktoberfest 2015 review

Beau’s All-Natural Brewing Company, which has been open since 2006, is a brewery based out of Vankleek Hill, Ont. and just recently became Canada’s largest producer of organic beer. In 2009, Beau’s hosted their first Oktoberfest. Today, they are ranked one of the top 10 Oktoberfests in the world. This year’s Oktoberfest for Beau’s Brewery …

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