Vancouver candidates in court case over Chinese, Persian names won’t be barred: city

Vancouver candidates in court case over Chinese, Persian names won’t be barred: city

The City of Vancouver says none of the municipal election candidates named in a court action by its chief election officer will be disqualified from running, regardless of whether a judge agrees to remove names in non-Latin characters from ballots. Rosemary Hagiwara had applied to the provincial court to rule whether 15 candidates should be … Read more

Jennifer Lawrence Reveals Baby Boy Name Inspiration – Access

Jennifer Lawrence Reveals Baby Boy Name Inspiration – Access

Jennifer Lawrence Reveals Baby Boy Name Inspiration  Access Jennifer Lawrence reveals private heartbreak  news.com.au Jennifer Lawrence reveals baby name and history of miscarriages  PerthNow Art Industry News: Jennifer Lawrence Reveals That She Named Her Baby After Revered Scribble Painter Cy Twombly + Other Stories  artnet News View Full coverage on Google News

Toronto Metropolitan University’s renaming of athletics teams to ‘the Bold’ is ludicrous

Toronto Metropolitan University’s renaming of athletics teams to ‘the Bold’ is ludicrous

Formerly known as the Ryerson Rams, Toronto Metropolitan University’s sports teams will now be called the Bold.J.P. MOCZULSKI/The Globe and Mail This week, as part of a larger rebranding, Toronto Metropolitan University changed the name of its sports teams to the Bold. “Every legacy begins with a bold decision to start something meaningful, lasting and … Read more

1st look at new 'House of Hammer' documentary l GMA – Good Morning America

1st look at new 'House of Hammer' documentary l GMA – Good Morning America

1st look at new ‘House of Hammer’ documentary l GMA  Good Morning America

‘I just find it weird’: Why do half the council candidates in this Toronto ward share the same last name?

‘I just find it weird’: Why do half the council candidates in this Toronto ward share the same last name?

Some Scarborough voters choosing a city councillor in this fall’s election will get ballots that include two candidates with the same rare surname. Nick Mantas, elected the Toronto councillor for Ward 22 Scarborough-Agincourt in a January 2021 byelection, registered his candidacy May 13 and is campaigning for re-election in the Oct. 24 civic election. On … Read more

Toronto street festival changes name again after people in neighbourhood revolt

Toronto street festival changes name again after people in neighbourhood revolt

It looks like the naming debacle over a certain street festival in Toronto’s west-end has finally come to an end. The Roncesvalles Festival will revert back to its original name, The Roncesvalles Polish Festival, after the neighbourhood rallied together against the removal of the world ‘Polish.’ Late last month, it was announced by the community’s BIA … Read more

ANDY BRACK: New book is uncomfortable but important read | Opinion

ANDY BRACK: New book is uncomfortable but important read | Opinion

If South Carolina-born author Baynard Woods had his way, you would only read his name these days with a line through it like this: Baynard Woods. But newspaper style is to be clear in writing, not to obfuscate, which is what a strikethrough does. Woods, however, uses the device in his new book to make … Read more

RJ Young on the developments in NIL regulations, talks new guidelines for 'boosters' | THE HERD – The Herd with Colin Cowherd

RJ Young on the developments in NIL regulations, talks new guidelines for 'boosters' | THE HERD – The Herd with Colin Cowherd

RJ Young on the developments in NIL regulations, talks new guidelines for ‘boosters’ | THE HERD  The Herd with Colin Cowherd

Diane Kruger reveals daughter’s name with new children’s book | Books

Diane Kruger reveals daughter’s name with new children’s book | Books

While promoting her new children’s book, titled A Name from the Sky, in an interview with People the Inglourious Basterds actress explained how she and partner Norman Reedus settled on the perfect moniker for their now three-year-old daughter, Nova Tennessee. “Nova in Latin means new beginning, and a nova star keeps changing and is reborn. … Read more