Every weekday’s end, Extra, Extra collects just about everything you ought to care about or ought not miss.
- The Toronto International Film Festival is just over a week away, but RBC, one of the fest’s sponsors, seems to have taken an oddly meta approach to its tie-in advertising. The Toronto International Film Festival Festival? (Related: Everyone please stop referring to ATMs as “ATM machines.”)
- Attention, burger fans: if you’re tired of going all the way to Scarborough for your Five Guys fix, you’ll be happy to know that the famed fast-food chain is in the process of opening a location right in Yonge-Dundas Square.
- The Canadian International Air Show will be happening on Labour Day weekend, as it does every year. But another annual air-show-related occurrence has already begun: the bitching.
- Ward 34 councillor and Ford ally Denzil Minnan-Wong is so against government taxes and fees that he will now personally warn you about speed traps.
This post originally stated that Five Guys is already open in Leaside. That location is not yet open.