Ashkenaz Festival hosts its 11th biennial celebration at Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre

— North America’s largest showcase of global Jewish performing arts and culture features world-renowned Abraham Inc., The Klezmatics and the Canadian Premiere of Yiddish-language Death of a Salesman, among over 250 international artists — — New food component features Zane Caplansky, Judy Perly and Michael Wex— The Ashkenaz Festival, North America’s premier festival of global Jewish music and culture returns…

Turo

Turo shifts the Canadian insurance world into gear

The leading peer-to-peer car rental marketplace in North America adds La Capitale General Insurance and L’Unique General Insurance to its network of approved insurers   MONTREAL (July 11, 2016) — Pioneering car rental marketplace Turo announced today that policyholders of La Capitale General Insurance, one of Quebec’s leading property and casualty insurers, and those of its…

Traditional and contemporary Filipino culture come to life at the 11th annual Kultura Filipino Arts Festival

Performances by world-renowned HATAW with food from Filipino-Toronto favourites TORONTO (July 5, 2016) – The Kultura Festival moves to Nathan Phillips Square August 5-7, 2016, bringing Toronto its 11th year of innovative programming. Kultura has captivated the Toronto public for a decade with its groundbreaking blend of traditional Filipino culture and modern diaspora movement. Headlining the festival…

The Dark Stranger

The Dark Stranger lurks onto the big screen

How To Get Away With Murder’s Katie Findlay and legendary character actor Stephen McHattie star in Canadian horror film TORONTO (June 30, 2016) – Psychological thriller The Dark Stranger hits select theatres July 15, 2016. The film was directed by Canadian director Chris Trebilcock and shot on location in Toronto. Katie Findlay (“How to Get Away…

Parlour Salon Supports Save Our Scruff

Toronto’s pet-friendly salon celebrates with a summer event in support of Save Our Scruff TORONTO (June 10th, 2016) — Toronto’s beauty community and Leslieville locals joined Parlour Salon’s creative team at the salon’s Queen East location for Parlour’s Beach Retreat event on Thursday evening. Guests came with their dogs in tow to celebrate Parlour’s residence as one of Toronto’s only pet-friendly salons.…

The Smithsonian and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Team Up in Support of The Albert Einstein Foundation

TORONTO, May 17, 2016 /CNW/ – The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is collaborating with the Smithsonian Institution around a variety of projects curated by the ALBERT EINSTEIN FOUNDATION.  The Foundation leads a series of initiatives that celebrate Einstein’s legacy — and the promotion of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (collectively “STEM”). The collaboration will ignite interest…

Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper and Bob Weir show support for Albert Einstein

–      Anderson Cooper hosted and Bob Weir performed at the Second Annual Einstein Gala  – –      Winner of The Next Einstein Competition announced  – TORONTO (May 16, 2016) — Anderson Cooper and Grateful Dead founding member Bob Weir were in attendance last night at a star-studded gala in support of the Einstein Legacy Project. Cooper…