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It was a packed evening on both floors of The Ballroom Bowl as the Toronto Raptors coaches, players, media got together with fans on a Sunday night to bowl and play some ping pong to support the MLSE Team Up Foundation’s basketball court revitalization at the Scarborough YMCA. The MLSE Team Up Foundation has invested $160,000 towards the removal and replacement of competition class flooring, installation of backboards, nets and rims as well as new sports lines. It was a…

As described in wikipedia, Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction that typically features steam-powered machinery, especially in a setting inspired by industrialized Western civilization during the 19th century, or a post apocalyptic environment. We really enjoy this pseudo-Victorian mechanical “steampunk” style because it makes for beautiful visuals that stand out from cookie-cutter events. We were intrigued by the idea of a Steampunk-themed gala and also, who puts on better events than a community of professional event planners? This was…

Chivas is declaring June 14th to be the scotch event of the year.  Be sure to mark your calendars and register to “get past the velvet rope”.  Check the website for other Chivas events.  The next Chivas event “Sip, Shower, & Shave” is May 1st at Mankind at 221 Eglinton Ave. Hosted by Bruce Croxon (the co-founder of Lavalife) on June 14, 2012, you can have a chance to immerse yourself in the Chivas lifestyle at 1801. It’s the scotch…

The device features controls galore with a touchscreen on the front and, interestingly enough, a rear touchpad on the back as well. There’s also front and rear cameras as a GPS, wifi, bluetooth. The 5″ OLED screen was bright and vibrant handling the graphics of all the games seen that day very smoothly without jitters. I would get a screen protector if possible. On another note, with all the controls such as the rear touchpad, it won’t be feasible to…

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