A Sour Note From Toronto 2015 Volunteers

Let me start by saying that I had the greatest time at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games.  It was a pleasure to spend eight days (plus training) with a group of mostly like-minded individuals who, when they were asked, signed up by the tens of thousands to volunteer at the Games… in any capacity … Continue reading A Sour Note From Toronto 2015 Volunteers

Mayor Ford: It’s time to go.

Over the past eighteen months I have written a couple of articles about Toronto Mayor (and News Talk 1010 radio host) Rob Ford.  In the first one (Leave Mayor Ford Alone!) I came to his defense when people took a video of him leaving a fast food restaurant and made fun of him (he was … Continue reading Mayor Ford: It’s time to go.

Mayor Ford on News Talk 1010… It’s time to go.

Over the past fortnight I – all of us who live in the Greater Toronto Area – have been subjected to an interesting spectacle..  Just over two weeks ago two media outlets – http://www.gawker.com and the Toronto Star – went public with independent stories that their reporters had seen cell-phone video of the mayor of … Continue reading Mayor Ford on News Talk 1010… It’s time to go.

The Microsoft Store: The place to be this week-end

If you are in or around the Greater Toronto Area this week-end then there is no better place to be than the Microsoft Store in Yorkdale Mall. The first international store and the largest in the chain, the opening of Microsoft's newest retail store can only be descried as a huge success, with literally hundreds … Continue reading The Microsoft Store: The place to be this week-end