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43. Scotland’s Day

Robert Burns Day is actually January 25th but any day around that time is okay to celebrate the birthday of the Scottish poet who

 I hope to learn about science and technology in the Medievel Islamic World.  Dr. Ingrid Hebmeyer,  Associate Professor in the History of Science and Technology,

I witnessed a Citizenship Ceremony in Toronto when my husband became a Canadian. I was so moved by the experience that I found myself in

The Nile Association of Ontario has offered its condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the terrorist attack on a Coptic

39. Your Toronto Tour

Where do you take out-of-town guests who want to see multicultural Toronto? Please let me know so I can add those places to my

Were you at a levee? The crowd at the Lieutenant Governor’s New Year’s event would probably have been thicker but for the rain. We

It’s not “Coptic Orthodox Christmas,” Helene Moussa says about January 7. “It’s the ‘Feast of the Nativity.’ We celebrate the birth of Christ, the incarnation of

  Dragon Boat races in January? Of course not, but January 1 is the time to think about New Year’s resolutions. It’s time to

Levees were started in New France, now Quebec, in 1646 by its Governor. They were opportunities to pass on news from France and wish

Some Toronto traditions are crazy, but they help an important cause. The 6th Annual Habitat for Humanity Polar Bear Dip on January 1, 2011