Twitter and Facebook erupted Wednesday morning with outraged fans of Electronic Dance Music (EDM) voicing disapproval to the recent ban of the music genre at all city of Toronto owned venues on Exhibition Place property. 528 more words
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It’s been a weird couple of weeks at city hall.
First, councillors — after years of reports and consultations — pushed through new regulations that… 716 more words
City-owned buildings at Exhibition Place will no longer host popular electronic dance music parties after its board voted 4-3 Friday to ban them.
Those in favour argued it would make teens and tweens safer, saying drug and alcohol abuse among minors is rampant at electronic dance music (EDM) events. 491 more words
TORONTO – A decision to ban electronic dance music events from being held at city-owned buildings at Exhibition Place last week has now spawned an online backlash. 642 more words
TORONTO – Canada’s largest Doors Open event is back and shining the spotlight on Toronto’s secret spaces.
The 15th annual Doors Open Toronto – dubbed “Secrets and Spirits: Exploring the mysteries behind the door” – will allow art and architecture enthusiasts the chance to explore supposedly haunted tunnels, bank vaults, an underground bowling alley and a secret tomb hidden in one of Toronto’s churches. 213 more words