Toronto native Bobby Motta has become one of the most influential mentalists of our time, known for creating new and innovative “tricks” that he not only performs himself, but passes on to other big names in the biz / Photography By Robin Gartner
06 Feb 2017

At Home With Bobby Motta – Toronto mentalist

And for his next trick… famed Toronto mentalist Bobby Motta welcomes City Life into his home. From skydiving in Panama to being named one of the top magicians in the world, Motta reveals all in the comfort of his own...
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Giuseppe Pastorelli, Toronto’s Consul-General of Italy, was born in Rome and has lived in Turkey, Hungary, the U.S. and Canada — with his multicultural background, he’s a natural Torontonian | Photos by Jesse Milns
06 Feb 2017

An Espresso with the Consul-General – Giuseppe Pastorelli

Giuseppe Pastorelli is a busy man. As the Consul-General of Italy in Toronto, he’s the man responsible for integrating the Italian culture into this mosaic of a city and ensuring that the Italian-Canadian love affair never ends. Sitting in his...
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The ground is flowering, and so are your spirits. Make it known by donning a hushed shade of rose with a subtle display of blooms | Dress, Céline | Photography by Bela Raba
06 Feb 2017

Winter Blossom – Floral fashion trend

It’s that time of year when the whispers of late-winter mingle with the soft breath of spring. As the snow melts away to make room for a rush of flowers, our wardrobes do the same. From bold blossoms to delicate...
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We were curious: what could a real, live matchmaker be like on a date? We took Shannon Tebb out for drinks to find out | Photos By Robin Gartner
06 Feb 2017

I Went on a Date with a Professional Matchmaker – Shannon Tebb

Over truffle fries and mimosas, Shannon Tebb — Toronto’s own “headhunter for the heart” — teaches us a thing or two about date etiquette, flirting techniques and what it’s like being a professional ’shipper. Tonight’s the night that Shannon Tebb...
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The Longo family is a living testament to the existence of that elusive silver lining: after a string of tragedies, something good rose from the ashes in the form of Navy Street Charity | Photos By Carlos A. Pinto / Dolce Media Group
06 Feb 2017

Paving Navy Street – A Woodbridge-based Charity

Every year, 400 Ontarians acquire a spinal-cord injury, and in 1983, Mary Longo was one of them. After more than three decades of coming to terms with her new reality, she’s inspired her daughter Sandra to create Navy Street, a...
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21 Dec 2016

Study Shows Saunas Boost Men’s Health

As if we needed one more reason to adore the sauna experience, a new study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland found that frequent sessions in the steam-soaked chamber could reduce men’s risk of dementia. In a 20-year follow-up,...
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A snap of the De Sario Family Festival of Lights, as judged on this season of The Great Christmas Light Fight
13 Dec 2016

The Great Christmas Light Fight

North York couple is the first Canadian family to be featured on ABC’s reality show The Great Christmas Light Fight. Things are usually merry and bright at the De Sario family household in North York, Ont. — so bright, in...
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30 Nov 2016

The Miracle Man – Carmelo Calabro

Just over a year ago, Vaughan businessman Carmelo Calabro was nearly crushed to death on a job site. After a recovery that was nothing short of miraculous, he’s made it his mission to give back while always moving forward. Police...
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30 Nov 2016

On Top of Her Game – Kat Stefankiewicz

As the Toronto Raptors’ in-game and digital host for the past five years and captain of the team’s Dance Pak for the last 10, Kat Stefankiewicz is just getting started. Perched atop a table at a sports shop inside the...
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