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Fishbar Spearheads Sustainability with Whatever Wednesdays

Press release: Fishbar Spearheads Sustainability with Whatever Wednesdays New BYOW night helps raise funds for Ocean Wise It may be #WineWednesdays on Twitter, but for Fishbar – a favourite seafood restaurant on the Ossington Strip – it’s #WhateverWednesdays. As part of Fishbar’s dedication to the Ocean Wise program, they are again spearheading sustainability with their […]

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Published: Toronto’s (food) Sustainable Synagogue

I wrote an article for one of my favourite blogs, The Jew and the Carrot. Food plays an important role in Judaism and in the First Narayever community. Food brings people together, connects us, and is an important part of holiday traditions and life cycles. In 2006 the First Narayever Congregation launched the first Jewish […]

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Milk War!

Last week’s (June 7) 86’D at The Drake Hotel featured a screening of Canadian documentary Milk War, a recent James Beard Award winner.  Milk War chronicles Ontario farmer Michael Schmidt’s battle to be legally allowed to sell raw milk. I’d been following Schmidt’s story since the raid on his farm in 2006 and saw him […]

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