Bill Burr, Craig Ferguson, Trevor Noah, Hannibal Buress, John Mulaney, Chris Hardwick, and Miranda Sings will be coming to Toronto from September 24 to October 3 for the fourth annual JFL42 Festival, headlining the festival at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, and that's just the tip of the comedic iceberg as the festival has over 100 shows scheduled this year.
The Canadian Olympic Committee marked Canada Day with a special announcement last week with the news that two-time Olympian Mark Oldershaw will act as Team Canada's flag bearer for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games Opening Ceremony.
As someone who has lived in hotels, sometimes for years at a time, and has written innumerable articles on hotels of all varieties, many for The GATE, be they old and historic, small boutique hotels or brand new hotels--but one kind of temporary visitors residence I have never had the occasion to visit was an athletes' village like those constructed for Olympic Games or Pan Am Games--until now.
In this modern age of innovative technology, creative media and audio books, an idea comes along that revolutionizes the way we read books. With the Kindle now loved by adults and children alike and having firmly cemented its place as the perfect reading companion, the next generation of interactive books have begun to enter the bookshelves in the market place.
Whether you're a fan of Star Trek, The Walking Dead, comic books, horror, video games, or even the classic series Twin Peaks, Fan Expo has some big names in store for you this year, Toronto.
Things that have great meaning to you--be it personally or professionally (or both)--tend to show themselves at the time in a very humble and quiet way. It is through the passage of time, looking back, we can then see the full meaning and the full import of something that seemed a casual occurrence at the time. Such can be said of the ten solid years I have been working with Andrew Powell (creator and Editor-in-Chief) and The GATE.
Tomorrow, on Friday, January 31 at noon, eastern time, Blue Rodeo fans will be treated to Juno-award winning director Chris Mills' short film, It’s In Our Nature To Fly, which is based on the band's latest album, In Our Nature.
If you love free stuff, Xbox Live has you covered. Each month, Xbox rewards their Xbox Live Gold members with free games, and this month their Xbox 360 "Games with Gold" program has two titles up for grabs: the open-world crime game Sleeping Dogs, and Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light.