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Things to do this weekend (Nov. 18-20)

It’s been a long week at school, so you should go out and enjoy yourself. It’s just over a month away from Christmas and that means this is the weekend the city kicks off some holiday events. 1. The Distillery Christmas Market Here are 5 reasons why you should visit the @TOXmasMkt this holiday season https://t.co/8VfV0khYeY pic.twitter.com/hwauCWvCDc — Live2UToronto (@live2utoronto) November […]

The crowd's energy reached its peak as the parade made its way through Yonge-Dundas Square, as some pedestrians stopped to film the marching students.

Ryerson’s 57th annual parade shuts down traffic in the 6ix

(Video: Mallory Warren) Hundreds of students, from dozens of programs, marched through downtown Toronto to show their school pride on Friday during Ryerson’s 57th annual parade and concert. Students chanted, cheered and danced as they marched through the streets surrounding Ryerson’s campus. Students gathered into groups and represented their faculties, including Ryerson Engineering, the Faculty of Science, and students from the Ted […]

by Casimir Boivin· · Arts & Life, News, Videos
Black Lives Matter Toronto to lead this year’s Pride parade

Black Lives Matter Toronto to lead this year’s Pride parade

Black Lives Matter Toronto will lead this year’s Pride parade in an effort to highlight the activism of black queer and trans people in Toronto.

by Greg Hanna· · News
What’s Trending? Drake at Ryerson

What’s Trending? Drake at Ryerson

Yasmine Mathurin takes us online to see how much of a hype there was after Drake’s surprise appearance.

by Cole Deakin· · Videos, What's Trending?
Review needed for Parade and Picnic to return to Toronto Island: city

Review needed for Parade and Picnic to return to Toronto Island: city

  Ryerson needs to review its plans for the annual Parade and Picnic if the school wants the event to return to Toronto Island, a city official said Friday. But parks, forestry and recreation manager Nancy MacSween said a final decision will be made only after the school has “put forward a proposal for 2015.” “Ryerson will be required to…ensure that they are […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, Top stories
Coun. Pam McConnell said her office supports banning Ryerson's Parade and Picnic from Toronto Island.

Ward 28 candidates question Rye ban from Toronto Island; reason still unclear

Candidates running against Coun. Pam McConnell are questioning the ban of a Ryerson event from part of her ward — a ban McConnell’s office says she supports. Sammy Shaltout, a Ward 28 candidate in the Oct. 27 municipal election, told The Ryersonian he does not think Toronto Island should be closed off to the annual Parade and Picnic. “People should be able […]

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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 […]

by Zachary Dodds· · News, Top stories