Category: News

Crow’s Theatre gets its nest in Toronto’s Leslieville

Beach Mirror Joanna Lavoie A new cultural and community hub in the heart of Leslieville is officially taking flight. Tonight, the doors of Streetcar Crowsnest will fling open to the public for the very first time for a preview of new Canadian comedy play, “The Wedding Party.” The $11-million, 12,000-square-foot venue located in the heart… Read more »

Toronto councillor Paula Fletcher wants to make electronic dance parties safer

Fletcher says stricter safety measures needed following overdose death in December By Trevor Dunn, CBC News January 14, 2017                     A Toronto city councillor is calling for more safety measures at Electronic Dance Music (EDM) venues that often attract large crowds and lots of drugs. Councillor Paula… Read more »

Stricter safety measures demanded at electronic music events in Toronto

Councillor Paula Fletcher is asking electronic music promoters to cover the cost of emergency paramedics at dance parties. Metro  May Warren Published on Wed Jan 11 2017 A Toronto councillor is calling for electronic music events to step up safety for partiers. Councillor Paula Fletcher will be asking the city’s Community Development and Recreation Committee… Read more »

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION: Toronto plans IMDb page for film industry boost

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION: Toronto plans IMDb page for film industry boost

City councillor and film board chairwoman, Paula Fletcher, said the page’s creation would help promote Toronto as a top destination in the competitive world of filmmaking.

“We are always thinking about how to keep Toronto in the forefront for film.”