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Ryerson's annual Parade and Picnic has been banned from Toronto Island due to its noise. (Leah Jensen/Ryersonian file photo)

We don’t know about Parade and Picnic’s exile: Rye officials, union

Ryerson’s administration and student union say they do not know anything about the ban of a school event from Toronto Island. According to Ryerson president Sheldon Levy, nobody in his administration has been told anything regarding the island’s ban of the annual Parade and Picnic. The same goes for the Ryerson Students’ Union, the host of the event, which has received […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Rye parade gets booted from Toronto Island

Ryerson’s annual Parade and Picnic will no longer be welcome at Toronto Island — but the reason behind the ban is yet unclear. The area’s councillor, Pam McConnell, confirmed the ban to The Ryersonian on Wednesday, but remains tight-lipped otherwise. “The councillor supports the parks managers’ decision to not permit this event in the future,” McConnell’s office said in a […]

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