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A young man reading a book on the beach
March 15, 2017

Beach Reads

“I just want to shut the world off, and lie in the sun with a good book” – Everyone, in February   The operative word is “good.” Because who wants to go through all the…

Two females at a drug store counter
March 1, 2017

…And A Drug Store

Errands? In the winter? Ugh. You’d probably rather just stay cozy and warm under a blanket or curled up by the fire. Fortunately, we make doing what you have to do easy because Manulife Centre…

Girl wearing headphones with boyfriend
February 13, 2017

Love Music

Valentine’s Day at Manulife Centre. You’d probably think of flowers from Bloorstreet Market, a card from More Than Words…, maybe dinner at the The One Eighty? You’d probably never think of speakers from Bay Bloor…

Basket of fresh baguettes
February 7, 2017

The Gourmet Next Door

Helen Yurman lives across the road from Manulife Centre with her husband. She’s 69 years old with two kids and two grandkids. And she knows good food. Since she retired, she’s taken cooking classes in…

Two friends at the movies eating popcorn
January 9, 2017

The Best Cure for January Blahs

When all we want to do is forget about how dark and gloomy and awful it is outside, we go to the movies. Think about it: comfortable chair, popcorn, maybe some chocolate and a few…