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VGFL: Vegan girlfriends for life

Kale, almond milk and cruelty-free items are all fads that social media has picked up on and elevated to a large audience. However, what may seem trendy for many is, for some, a lifestyle. Alexandra Courts, Megan Stulberg and Aine Davis are three girlfriends with a vegan diet in common. The three friends run the …

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All photos by Sierra Bein

Ride in style at the Toronto Board Meeting

The Annual Toronto Board Meeting, arguably the largest meet-up for the longboard community in the city, took place on Sept. 12. The event was given the name “Board Meeting” because everyone who attends wears a white dress shirt, a tie, a helmet and skates down Yonge Street—interrupting traffic and celebrating the sport of skate. Almost …

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Buffy Sainte-Marie performs at the 2015 Polaris Music Prize Gala.
Photo taken by Dustin Rabin.

Buffy Sainte-Marie Wins the 2015 Polaris Music Prize

In a room full of music lovers and industry professionals and after performances by a handful of short-listed artists, Canadian music legend Fred Penner announced that Buffy Sainte-Marie had been named the 2015 Polaris Music Prize winner for her album Power in the Blood. The Gala, which took place on September 21, was held at …

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One visitor on his first ever trip to the CNE.

Street Style: Canadian National Exhibition 2015

Rides, games, and eating junk food aren’t the most serious of activities — and a suitable attire doesn’t have to be either. At the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE), people from all walks of life came prepared for coziness, but many CNE-goers proved that comfort can still be stylish and expressive. Below, CanCulture photographer Josephine Tse captured …

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Photo taken by Andrea Vacl

Ca$hing cuddle$

Names have been altered to protect sources’ identity. The business of cuddling is rapidly growing. In just the past year, numerous professional cuddling companies have popped up around Canada and are expanding quickly. The concept of cuddle parties — events that allow adults the opportunity to provide a human touch connection with zero expectations of sex …

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