Tag: Community

City of Toronto reopens outdoor sport and multi-use fields

Starting today, the City of Toronto’s outdoor sport and multi-use fields are open for team training and permits will be issued to organizations for the remainder of the 2020 summer season. The City offers almost 700 sport fields at more than 170 locations across Toronto. With the City of Toronto moving into Stage 2 of… Read more »

Fighting Hate in the East End forum set for June 30

June 29, 2020 By Ali Raza, Beach Metro News Members of the public are invited to a virtual public forum to discuss the racist hate crime that occurred at a construction site at Michael Garron Hospital on June 10. Called Fighting Hate in the East End, it’s hosted by Beaches-East York MPP Rima Berns-McGown and… Read more »

East Toronto residents reject anti-Black racism in their community

June 24, 2020 By Joanna Lavoie, Toronto.com East-end residents are coming together to show they’re united against hate following an act of anti-Black racism at Michael Garron Hospital (MGH). On Wednesday, June 10, two Black workers reportedly discovered two nooses at a construction site on the Coxwell Avenue property, which is in the midst of… Read more »