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  1. Spain’s messy 'Tomatina' draws thousands for epic food fight

    Calgarysun.com - Travel 09.21 / 00:10 www.calgarysun.com
    More than 20,000 people have been drenched in red pulp after hurling tons of ripe tomatoes at each other in the annual “Tomatina” street battle in eastern Spa…
  2. Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto raises nearly $20M

    EUGENE, Ore. - Arcimoto, an Oregon-based electric vehicle company, raised nearly $20 million in a recent initial public offering and its founder says the firm is on track to deliver…
  3. Watchdog: Airfares for many travellers rise due to bag fees

    WASHINGTON - Travellers who check at least one bag when flying domestically are paying more overall than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008 and charging separately for…
  4. Romania's Merry Cemetery offers visitors dark humour

    SAPANTA, Romania - Death isn't always tragic, at least not in this Romanian cemetery, where the dead beguile visitors with tales of their lives. The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village…
  5. Contemplating a ski trip this winter? Book now for best deal

    Are you contemplating a ski trip this winter? It might be hard to wrap your head around the concept of snow if you're still mourning summer's passing or trying to…
  6. Join Us For The Industry’s ‘Event of the Year’

    Travelpress.com - Travel 09.20 / 22:08 www.travelpress.com
    Baxter Travel Media, in partnership with Granite Productions, will host the first annual Agents’ Choice Awards Gala on June 14, 2018 in Toronto, an event which promises to be the travel industry’s “event of the year.” The gala event will bring to life the annual Agents’ Choice Awards readership survey — entering its 19th year…more › The post Join Us For The Industry’s ‘Event of the Year’ appeared first on Tra…
  7. Goway Puts Spotlight on Africa, the Middle East

    Travelpress.com - Travel 09.20 / 22:08 www.travelpress.com
    Could Africa and the Middle East look increasingly attractive to hurricane-weary Canadians looking for a relaxed vacation locale? Just possibly say some of those on hand for a Tuesday Goway Travel event in Toronto showcasing those two regions. Africa and the Middle East – both of which have often had to contend with their own…more › The post Goway Puts Spotlight on Africa, the Middle East appeared first on T…
  8. On The Edge With Lufthansa Group

    Travelpress.com - Travel 09.20 / 22:08 www.travelpress.com
    The Lufthansa Group is and will be at the leading edge of airline industry technology advances, a Tuesday Toronto gathering was told. Chris Wendland of the Lufthansa Group’s Toronto office said the “digital revolution is changing the way of our life” and Lufthansa is being particularly innovative, including providing a more attractive inflight experience thanks…more › The post On The Edge With Lufthansa Group appeared first on Tra…
  1. Movie review: Burn this mother! down

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 09.21 / 04:05 www.thecoast.ca
    Not since Scream 2 has a movie's top-secret plot been so disappointing. T he best reason to see…
  2. Dancing to the power of women at Prismatic

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 09.21 / 04:05 www.thecoast.ca
    Indigenous collaborators from around the world were moved to bring Re-Quickening to life. "R e-Quickening is the first moment a woman feels life in her womb," says Santee…
  3. X man, Mitch Pileggi

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 09.21 / 04:05 www.thecoast.ca
    Quit dreaming about The X-Files’ 11th season and see Walter Skinner himself at Hal-Con. T wo things about Walter Skinner on The X-Files stand above the rest: He was the badass of all badasses; and Scully kissed…
  4. Kiss a Frog’s cos and effect

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 09.21 / 04:05 www.thecoast.ca
    Alicia Renaé is promoting body positivity at Hal-Con via Kiss a Frog Cosplay. One would think that nerds would be the most welcoming of people, however, when we get into the realm of cosplay things can take an ugly…
  5. Hey You Guys!

    Thecoast.ca - Arts&Culture 09.21 / 04:05 www.thecoast.ca
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  6. 'This was not ok:' Alvvays singer dodges kiss after fan jumps onstage

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 09.20 / 18:44 www.cbc.ca
    Alvvways frontwoman Molly Rankin was left stunned during a recent show when a male fan bolted onto the stage and attempted to kiss…
  7. Words of resistance

    Visualartsnews.ca - Arts 09.20 / 18:21 visualartsnews.ca
    Johnson and Bennett create a fitting metaphor for the original and ongoing white-washing of Indigenous language and culture in our society at large and artistic culture in…
  8. Jake LaMotta, boxing's Raging Bull, dies at 95

    Cbc.ca - Arts&Culture 09.20 / 16:12 www.cbc.ca
    Jake LaMotta, the iron-chinned brawler whose exploits in and out of the ring during boxing's heyday served as the basis for Raging Bull, one of the most critically acclaimed movies of all time, has died. He was…
  1. 12 year old wins AGT

    Castanet.net - Entertainment 09.21 / 13:33 www.castanet.net
    A 12-year-old girl is getting a $1 million prize and her own Las Vegas show after taking the "America's Got Talent" crown on the season 12 finale of the NBC reality competition. Darci Lynne Farmer, of Oklahoma City, beat out another youngster, 10-year-old singer Angelica Hale, for the…
  2. ‘Alias Grace’ comes at a ‘critical moment,’ says star Sarah Gadon

    Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 12:41 lethbridgeherald.com
    TORONTO – Sarah Polley’s new TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s novel “Alias Grace” has been about 20 years in the making. As it turns out, the timing couldn’t be more perfect. Debuting Monday on CBC-TV and Nov. 3 on Netflix globally outside of Canada, the Ontario-shot miniseries comes after the smash success of another recent The post ‘Alias Grace’ comes at a ‘critical moment,’ says star Sarah Gadon appeared first on The…
  3. London Fashion Week Closes with Hilfiger Show

    Ca.blouinartinfo.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 11:56 ca.blouinartinfo.com
    London Fashion Week ended memorably with Tommy Hilfiger’s first London show in twenty years that featured Gigi Hadid as the superstar guest. It was held at The Roundhouse in North London, which also hosted the Doors’ first London concert in 1968, concerts for David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix and a Spiral Tribe rave in 1991. Gigi Hadid, backed by a whopping 37.5m Instagram followers, opened the show. Her sister Bella and brother Anwar also walked the ramp, accompanied by 90s hip-hop music. 66 ye…
  4. Parents' relationship goes to the puppy

    Torontosun.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 11:55 www.torontosun.com
    Dear Amy: What do you do if one parent in the family wants a dog (as do all of the children), while the other parent (the one who does 95 percent of the housework) does…
  5. Martha Stewart, others to attend women’s empowerment event

    Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 11:14 lethbridgeherald.com
    NEW YORK – Some famous friends will be on hand for Mika Brzezinski’s latest “Know Your Value” event. Martha Stewart, Sarah Jessica Parker and Jane Pauley are among those expected Oct. 30 for an all-day conference at Manhattan’s Grand Hyatt hotel. “Know Your Value” is based on the bestselling book by the co-host of MSNBC’s The post Martha Stewart, others to attend women’s empowerment event appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
  6. New LA Shop Focuses on Wines by Women

    Ca.blouinartinfo.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 10:28 ca.blouinartinfo.com
    The Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, USA, gets a new affordable wine shop on September 22 and most interestingly, it will focus on wines made by women. Owned by Coly Den Haan, founder of rooftop lounge Perch and former wine bar the Must, and developer Dean Harada, Vinovore will open at 616 N Hoover St. It will stock Californian winemakers like Amy Atwood and Martha Stoumen, along with imported selections from Italian winemakers like Cristina Geminiani and Elisabetta…
  7. Practical Trends from London Fashion Week

    Ca.blouinartinfo.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 10:28 ca.blouinartinfo.com
    Clothes showcased at the recently concluded London Fashion Week pointed towards a definite return to practicality. Traditionally, high fashion has seldom delivered trends that can become a part and parcel of everyday life. But in this show, so many outfits had been styled with a very useful waterproof top layer. Keeping the weather conditions in mind, labels such as Topshop, Burberry, Mary Katrantzou and Emporio Armani presented transparent raincoats and practical outerwear, consisting of…
  8. City tells Toronto landlords to turn heat off during soaring temperatures

    Citynews.ca - Lifestyle 09.21 / 10:15 www.citynews.ca
    We are just days away from the start of fall but summer temperatures seem to be lingering, and it’s expected to get even warmer this weekend. Despite the unseasonably warm weather, some buildings across Toronto have already turned the air conditioning off and turned heat on. That’s because a city bylaw mandates that landlords maintain a …
  1. Right Said Fred release Taylor Swift mashup video

    Edmontonsun.com - Music 09.21 / 13:46 www.edmontonsun.com
    British pop trio Right Said Fred have released a mashup video of their song I’m Too Sexy and Taylor Swift’s Look What You Made Me Do…
  2. Right Said Fred release Taylor Swift mashup video

    Torontosun.com - Music 09.21 / 13:23 www.torontosun.com
    British pop trio Right Said Fred have released a mashup video of their song I’m Too Sexy and Taylor Swift’s Look What You Made Me Do…
  3. What does $50,000 buy? The ultimate Gene Simmons fan experience

    Thestar.com - Music 09.21 / 13:17 www.thestar.com
    Or, if you don’t have that kind of cash, the KISS rocker will hand deliver his box set for just $…
  4. Boston kicks off a year of US tributes to Leonard Bernstein

    BOSTON - He was a wunderkind: the youngest music director ever to lead the New York Philharmonic and the genius behind the score to "West Side Story." The late Leonard Bernstein…
  5. Ten perfect weekend picks

    Thecoast.ca - Music 09.21 / 13:04 www.thecoast.ca
    10 Saving Maud Thursday // Friday // Saturday Laura Kenney and Steven Rhude explore and reimagine the legacy of Maud Lewis with this Secord Gallery show. 9 Quinfest Saturday All-ages fun awaits at this celebration of Quinpool Road: Think face painting, carnival games and sidewalk…
  6. Chelsea Wolfe's 'Hiss Spun,' Her Heaviest Album Yet, Was Inspired by '90s Rock and Industrial, Not Metal

    Exclaim.ca - Music 09.21 / 12:31 exclaim.ca
    As originally seen on Exclaim.ca.Chelsea Wolfe's fifth studio album Hiss Spun could easily be called her heaviest recording to date. With contributions from Troy Van Leeuwen of Queens of the Stone Age and Aaron Turner of Isis, plus production by Kurt Ballou of Converge, it booms with the kind of riffs and rhythms common in doom or post-metal. But the American singer-songwriter tells Exclaim! those were not her influences.   "'Heavy' is an easy word because my albums aren't easily defined …
  7. Etienne Fletcher takes first step with two-pronged EP

    Canada.com - Music 09.21 / 12:31 www.canada.com
    Etienne Fletcher is on the verge of an interesting album release. The Regina singer/songwriter, formerly of Indigo Joseph, plans on releasing an EP on vinyl with one side recorded in English and one side record in French. The English version, aptly named Etienne Fletcher Side A EP, will be released Friday at The Exchange while…
  8. RSO joining forces with the legendary Dame Evelyn Glennie

    Canada.com - Music 09.21 / 12:31 www.canada.com
    Dame Evelyn Glennie has fashioned a groundbreaking career as a solo percussionist and her talent will be on display Saturday night when she joins the Regina Symphony Orchestra for a performance of Scheherazade. The program is the opening event for the Masterworks Concert Series and will feature the critically acclaimed Glennie. Conducted by RSO Music…
  1. Indigenous voices rising: Michelle Latimer

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies 09.21 / 13:41 playbackonline.ca
    Following the world premiere of her short Nuuca at TIFF, the Rise filmmaker talks finding wide audiences for Indigenous content.Read…
  2. The Nature of Things returns with stunning “The Wild Canadian Year”

    Tv-eh.com - TV&Movies 09.21 / 13:21 www.tv-eh.com
    It’s no secret that I love documentaries. No matter how jam-packed my days and nights are, I can always find time for another doc. The best is not only educational but beautifully filmed, impeccably scored and wholly entertaining. That’s certainly the case for “The Wild Canadian Year,” the five-part documentary kicking off the newest season of … Continue reading The Nature of Things returns with stunning “The Wild Canadian Year” …
  3. Frontier goes to season three

    Playbackonline.ca - TV&Movies 09.21 / 13:18 playbackonline.ca
    The original series from Take the Shot Productions and ASAP Entertainment is greenlit for another season as its second sets to premiere. Read…
  4. Everfall skates line between teen horror and modern cautionary tale

    Canada.com - Movies 09.21 / 11:25 www.canada.com
    SPOTLIGHT Everfall screens Saturday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Globe Cinema and Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 5 p.m. at Cineplex Eau Claire as part of the Calgary International Film Festival. Visit calgaryfilm.com.   It took an outside observer to point out the thread linking John Kissack’s two films. The Calgary filmmaker admits he…
  5. Looking for Some Spooky Locations This Halloween? We’ve Got You Covered

    Horror-movies.ca - TV&Movies 09.21 / 11:15 horror-movies.ca
    With Halloween fast approaching and of course the pending release of Bobby Roe’s The Houses October Built 2, we’re sure that many of you are in the mood to check out some haunted house attraction, just like in the movie. So below, we have a pretty sweet little map that pinpoints some of America’s scariest […] The post Looking for Some Spooky Locations This Halloween? We’ve Got You Covered appeared first on…
  6. 'Shazam': 'Arrow' Actor Parker Young Is in the Mix for Lead Role

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies 09.21 / 10:16 www.aceshowbiz.com
    The 29-year-old actor, who is known for his role as Alex Davis on The CW series, has auditioned for the role of the Captain…
  7. Wonder Woman Confirmed to Appear in The Flash Movie

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies 09.21 / 09:10 www.aceshowbiz.com
    A new report reveals that Gal Gadot will reprise the role of Diana Prince in the solo film which is titled 'Flashpoint'…
  8. J.J. Abrams Upsets Paramount for Taking 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Directing Gig

    Aceshowbiz.com - TV&Movies 09.21 / 07:05 www.aceshowbiz.com
    Though so, Paramount chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos 'accommodated the move' because he didn't want to alienate…
  1. September 21, 2017 – Smutty Shout-Outs

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 13:55 www.laineygossip.com
    "To our darling Hope on her birthday. Finally this year brought to you from the nine circles of hell is OVER and it's time to hit the reset button! Things are looking up with the opportunity to crush a new job ahead, and a demon kitten who can no longer feign injury and pretend to forget how…
  2. Intro for September 21, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 13:32 www.laineygossip.com
    Dear Gossips, I mean, I had it marked on the calendar and everything, not that it needed to be. Because it’s a day that will live in gossip infamy – on September 20, 2016 at 1030am ET… do you remember what happened? I do! I did! I will forever! And still I blanked. I’m sorry for blankin…
  3. William Shatner looks at Wrath of Khan 35 years on; misses Leonard Nimoy

    Canada.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 12:31 www.canada.com
    There’s a growing misunderstanding about Star Trek’s Capt. Kirk lately — he’s increasingly underrated as a convincer and diplomat. Yet all the ripped shirts and wide-angle wrestling aside, young James Tiberius could effortlessly talk the smoke out of an android’s ears, fashion a gunpowder bazooka on the fly, even outwit Mr. Spock on a good…
  4. Intro for September 20, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 11:19 www.laineygossip.com
    Dear Gossips, I know you’re probably almost over the Emmys by now. Or you are already over the Emmys and you don’t understand why I have to talk about it again. But please, stay with me. Please care about this as much as I care about it: Justin Timberlake has 4 Emmys. Shonda Rhimes ha…
  5. What Else for September 20, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 11:19 www.laineygossip.com
    Girl Sh-t is the best sh-t. Boy Sh-t is usually the best sh-t. But the way Marilyn Manson and Justin Bieber are carrying on with their Boy Sh-t it's pathetically underwhelming. Because there was so much potential! You have two different artists repping different genres and generations. One plays …
  6. Laurence Fishburne's wife Gina Torres announces split after she is photographed kissing another man

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 11:19 www.laineygossip.com
    Here’s the headline of a Page Six article that made me yell expletives at my phone yesterday: “Laurence Fishburne’s wife spotted kissing a different man.” Laurence Fishburne is (was?) married to an experienced actress who has appeared in countless movies and television shows over her 30-year care…
  7. Crushing on Taron Egerton as he promotes Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 11:19 www.laineygossip.com
    Taron Egerton and the rest of the cast of Kingsman: The Golden Circle have been premiering the film around the world. They were just in Seoul. London before that. For most of you, when you look at photos of the cast of Kingsman, the one who you’d want to spend a romantic evening with is Colin F…
  8. Smutty Social Media, August 20, 2017

    Laineygossip.com - Celebrities 09.21 / 11:19 www.laineygossip.com
    Jennifer Meyer and Jennifer Aniston cover The Hollywood Reporter together. It’s been a huge year for Jen Meyer’s jewelry line – she announced a stand-alone store to open next year (and she was featured WWD, The New York Times and again in THR, just last month, for her philanthropic work). Jen A. …
  1. Browns pays tribute to Jean-Michel Basquiat with capsule collection

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 13:10 ca.fashionmag.com
    Luxury fashion retailer Browns has unveiled an exclusive capsule collection featuring images from Jean-Michel Basquiat’s work to celebrate the opening of the artist’s first major exhibition in the UK…
  2. River Island invests heavily in tech to drive growth

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 11:19 ca.fashionmag.com
    River Island saw lower operating profit last year even though sales rose and it blamed that familiar scenario, the “challenging” retail environment. But it also ploughed money into tech and expects to reap the rew…
  3. Invista purchases Cone Denim's dual core patent

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:58 ca.fashionmag.com
    Invista, one of the world's largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibres, has recently purchased US based-Core Denim's dual core patent…
  4. Shoppers Stop signs exclusive partnership with Amazon India

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:37 ca.fashionmag.com
    India’s leading fashion retail major Shoppers Stop has entered into an exclusive commercial agreement with ecommerce giant Amazon I…
  5. American cosmetics brand Paul Penders enters India

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:37 ca.fashionmag.com
    ​Natural beauty & Cosmetics brand from America Paul Penders Botanicals has forayed into the Indian beauty to expand with the official launch of its w…
  6. Nas fronts 'legends' campaign for Timberland and Foot Locker

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:37 ca.fashionmag.com
    Timberland and Foot Locker have teamed up with hip-hop recording artist Nas on a series of videos for its Fall 2017 ‘Legends C…
  7. Richemont hires HR head from LVMH to bolster management team

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:14 ca.fashionmag.com
    Luxury goods group Richemont moved to shore up its management team on Thursday by appointing two outsiders to its senior executive…
  8. Max Mara and the rebirth of their logo

    Ca.fashionmag.com - Fashion 09.21 / 10:14 ca.fashionmag.com
    A strict statement about contemporary minimalism and a reminder of the joys of the total look from Max Mara, in a show that heralded the rebirth of the brand’s original l…
  1. Job (Calgary): Theatre Calgary – Part-time Office Coordinator

      PART TIME OFFICE COORDINATOR Have a passion for the arts? A love for the theatre? A desire to use top notch organizational skills in a creative environment? A strong belief in the power of theatre to inspire and transform … Continue reading…
  2. Job (Calgary): Theatre Calgary – Learning and Engagement Associate

      LEARNING & ENGAGEMENT ASSOCIATE Theatre Calgary is looking for a new Learning and Engagement Associate to develop outreach activities, represent Theatre Calgary at various events, manage community partnerships and liaise with schools. Your day to day responsibilities will include: … Continue reading…
  3. Job (Calgary): Theatre Calgary – Development Associate, Events and Stewardship

      DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE, EVENTS & STEWARDSHIP Theatre Calgary is looking for a new Development Associate to play a key role in creating and stewarding dynamic events that raise profile and revenue for Theatre Calgary.  A key focus of this role … Continue reading…
  4. Job (Edmonton): Box Office Customer Service Representative – The Citadel Theatre

    The Citadel has an opening for a part-time Box Office Customer Service Representative. Continue reading…
  5. Audition (Calgary): Artists Collective Theatre – Haunted House Hamlet

    Artists Collective Theatre will be holding auditions for Haunted House Hamlet. Continue reading…
  6. Workshop (Edmonton): Clown Workshop With Morgan Nadeau

    Embrace your inner fool and find your clown in this 6-in-1 Pochinko Mask workshop! Continue reading…
  7. Job (Lethbridge): Assistant Professor, Costume Design, and Construction

    Job Opportunity - Assist. Prof, Costume Design & Construction, U of Lethbridge Drama Dept Continue reading…
  8. News (Edmonton): Arts and Culture Survey Shows Steady Growth

      (EDMONTON) Edmonton’s arts and culture communities continued to show steady growth over the past decade, according to a new economic impact assessment commissioned by the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE). The new study was conducted by the Edmonton … Continue reading &…