Sheryl Lee Ralph’s Emmy Speech Showed the Power of TV

Sheryl Lee Ralph’s Emmy Speech Showed the Power of TV

Nothing against all of the other Emmy winners tonight, but even the most perfectly rehearsed, elegantly delivered acceptance speech couldn’t possibly compare to Sheryl Lee Ralph’s moment in the spotlight. In the minutes after the actor won Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, she sang and beamed and soliloquized, inspiring the audience to leap … Read more

Sidewalk signs on Queen Street a boon for updated semi-detached home

Sidewalk signs on Queen Street a boon for updated semi-detached home

228 Logan Ave., Toronto Asking price: $1,298,000 (June, 2022) Selling price: $1.5-million (June, 2022) Previous selling prices: $665,000 (November, 2013); $541,000 (June, 2011); $378,000 (November, 2005); $260,000 (August, 2005); $127,000 (May, 1992) Taxes: $4,270 (2022) Days on the market: Six Listing agent: Christopher Bibby, Re/Max Hallmark Bibby Group Realty The action Agent Christopher Bibby used … Read more

Meghan Markle reveals fire scare in son Archie's room – Good Morning America

Meghan Markle reveals fire scare in son Archie's room – Good Morning America

Meghan Markle reveals fire scare in son Archie’s room  Good Morning America Meghan Markle Reveals She Had to Continue Africa Tour Despite a Fire Breaking Out in Archie’s Room  PEOPLE Meghan Markle Recalls Son Archie’s Nursery Catching on FIRE  E! News Meghan Markle Had to Continue a Royal Tour in Africa Despite a Fire Breaking Out in Archie’s … Read more

Downtown Toronto suite with a terrace a third its size, priced under $700,000, grabs five bids

Downtown Toronto suite with a terrace a third its size, priced under 0,000, grabs five bids

8 Telegram Mews, No. 327, Toronto Asking price: $699,000 (July, 2022) Selling price: $840,000 (July, 2022) Previous selling prices: $435,000 (October, 2015); $235,214 (July, 2010) Taxes: $2,559 (2022) Days on the market: Five Listing agents: Elias Ben Khelifa, Munira Ravji and Lorena Sabatino, Royal LePage Signature Realty The action The kitchen has granite counters and … Read more

Etobicoke townhouse with showroom sparkle

Etobicoke townhouse with showroom sparkle

Wisam Mshati/Wisam Mshati 2289 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Th 117 Asking Price: $3,950,000 Taxes: $$11,273 (2021) Unit Size: 2,900 square foo. Listing agent: Christian Vermast, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada The backstory There are some homes where an observer has to struggle to come up with a definition of the decor or style, but for townhouse … Read more

UK travel: Mercure London Bridge, near Borough Market, is tops for location

UK travel: Mercure London Bridge, near Borough Market, is tops for location

Mercure London Bridge is in a premium spot for visitors, close to popular attractions the South Bank, Borough Market, and more. Photo / Supplied ROOM CHECKStephanie Holmes stays at the Mercure London Bridge Location: Southwark St, London SE1. It’s a premium spot for visitors as it’s close to popular attractions the South Bank, The Globe … Read more

Toronto-based architect finds a 1950s home to cherish in Forest Hill

Toronto-based architect finds a 1950s home to cherish in Forest Hill

Jordan Prussky Photography 259 Forest Hill Rd., Toronto Asking Price: $6,285,000 Taxes: $17,731.50 (2021) Lot Size: 50 by 125 feet Agent: Paul Johnston (Right at Home Realty) The backstory Chris Tweel bought a house in Forest Hill because his sons attended Upper Canada College in the neighbourhood.Jordan Prussky Photography When Chris Tweel went to see … Read more

Review: Modern Syrian-Lebanese restaurant Yasma settles into Coal Harbour

Review: Modern Syrian-Lebanese restaurant Yasma settles into Coal Harbour

Aleppo lamb and chicken kebabs at Yasma restaurant in Vancouver.DARRYL DYCK/The Globe and Mail Name: Yasma Location: 550 Denman St., Vancouver Phone: 604-566-0493 Website: yasma.ca Cuisine: Upscale Syrian and Lebanese Prices: Appetizers, $10-$20; mains, $26-$29; tasting menu, $89 a person Additional information: Open Wednesday to Sunday, 4:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.; reservations recommended; patio; takeout … Read more

The Books Briefing: ‘Couples Therapy,’ Lori Gottlieb

The Books Briefing: ‘Couples Therapy,’ Lori Gottlieb

When Lori Gottlieb, the author of The Atlantic’s “Dear Therapist” column, started her first therapy session, her client started crying almost immediately. The experience was “simultaneously awkward and intimate,” Gottlieb wrote in her book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone—and a reminder of the ultimate humanity of the therapeutic relationship. Although Gottlieb entered the room … Read more