Category Archives: News

IGNITE Elections see modest growth in voter turnout IGNITE, News, Politics

By: Elliott Williams Despite weeks of campaigning and exposure, the Humber IGNITE elections was marred with a low voter turnout. Only 7,059 of Humber students voted in the election, that is 23.46 per cent of the eligible full time students. “We have to focus on reaching out [to] students,” IGNITE’s newly elected President, Maja Jocson, told

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Art Hut closing but Queen St. West will survive Arts & Entertainment, News

The Gladstone Hotel’s Art Hut project will be coming to an end this April, and will soon become the home to another condo.

The six-month pop-up initiative looked to “animate the currently empty property” directly across from the hotel at Queen Street West and Gladstone.

“It’s been fantastic,” said Christina Zeidler, the president of The Gladstone Hotel. “We’ve had everything from artists using the space as residency space, or people having something that was just a pure installation and people could come and look at it.”

But come May, the art space will be replaced with a sales centre and then later on by a 16-storey condo.

Scam Season: Tips on how to avoid losing everything Business, Crime, News

After a Toronto widow Lost $450,000 to a fake lover online, police are urging people to be more cautious of unknown numbers and addresses. Odds are many readers have an inbox full of e-mails from sketchy addresses asking them to click a link. Learn how to spot scams before they have the chance to ruin your life.