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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Launching YouTube Show

By Rob Gillies | Friday Feb 7, 2014
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, whose admitted crack cocaine use and bizarre antics made him a favorite of late-night comedians, now has a video channel of his own.

Traveling on the EDGE: Where to Go in 2014, Spring

By Matthew Wexler | Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
Part two in a four-part series, EDGE’s travel editor Matthew Wexler scopes out 12 months of adventure, relaxation and surprises for the LGBT jet setter. This installment explores Mexico, England and the home of World Pride 2014 - Toronto, Canada.

EDGE’s Top 5 Travel Stories From 2013

By Matthew Wexler | Tuesday Dec 31, 2013
We made a list and checked it twice, and although we can’t take responsibility for whatever did (or didn’t) end up in your stack of holiday gifts, EDGE can offer up five of our most popular travel stories from 2013.

Toronto Will Host a Pride House During Olympics Amid Anti-Gay Climate

By Lori Ewing | Friday Nov 29, 2013
Toronto is carrying on an Olympic tradition that had its beginnings in Vancouver, but has been outlawed for the Winter Games in Sochi.

Toronto Mayor Says He’s Getting Professional Help

By Rob Gillies | Thursday Nov 14, 2013
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford announced Thursday he’s getting help from health care professionals but again refused to step aside over his drug use and drinking.

Toronto Mayor Admits He Smoked Crack While Drunk

By Rob Gillies | Tuesday Nov 5, 2013
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledged for the first time Tuesday that he smoked crack "probably a year ago" when he was in a "drunken stupor," an admission that immediately intensified the pressure on him to resign.

Voluptuous Digs at Marilyn Monroe Penthouse

By EDGE | Thursday Sep 26, 2013
Better known as the Marilyn Monroe Towers because of their voluptuous curving shapes, the Absolute World Towers in Mississauga, Canada (a suburb of Toronto) are now on the market starting at a cool $888,000.

World Pride Looks to Toronto to Rebound in 2014

By Robert Israel | Friday Aug 16, 2013
Given World Pride’s accumulated woes, can Toronto succeed where other cities have failed? As the host of the largest annual Pride event in North America, the odds are looking pretty good that World Pride 2014 will be stellar.

Toronto: Fashion, Food and Fun in the Gay White North

By Mac Smith | Sunday Jul 28, 2013
The cool, clean city of Toronto offers more than streets so clean you can eat off them. Head north for the fashion-forward trends, galleries, museums, top-notch dining and a host of other forms of creative expression.

Deputy Mayor Urges Anti-Gay Mayor to Address Crack Video

By Rob Gillies | Wednesday May 22, 2013
A close ally of Toronto mayor Rob Ford said Wednesday that Ford, who has allegedly made anti-gay comments, has followed legal advice in remaining silent about a purported video that appears to show him smoking crack cocaine.