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Notable Ways to Beat the Heat

Notable Ways to Beat the Heat

Is it just us, or has this summer been overtly and brutally humid? We're barely halfway through the season, and already we're feeling the effects of the heat. Hot and dry summers are easier on us Canucks – we love...
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Bruce Mau Design's Bureau of Doing Something About It

We love when awesome companies do awesome things. Case in point: Bruce Mau Design's Bureau of Doing Something About It. Starting today and continuing through the 31st, Bruce Mau Design's team will work towards designing solutions to the over 1,000 grievances and gripes collected by the Toronto Complaints Choir
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Notable Getaway: Sabai Thai Spa

Wouldn't it be nice to bliss out at the spa...? Luckily for Vancouver YPs, it's easy to discover the art of total relaxation the minute you set foot within this Coal Harbour area spa
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Rock the Walk at RiverWalk

The Simmons Building in Calgary's East Village is a favourite landmark, and on July 30th, there will be even more reason to love frequenting this historic area. Rock the Walk is this first chapter in celebrating summer at the Grand Opening of RiverWalk Promenade, located conveniently behind the Simmons Building
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For the Cyclist: Commuter by Levi's

Whether it's been years since you've owned your last pair of Levi's, or you're an avid purchaser, there's no denying that the long-standing denim brand still knows how to pull out the punches every now and then. Case in point: Commuter by Levi's
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Google's Street View Trike Rolls Into Toronto

Ever wonder how Google gets its Street View shots? Not the overhead aerial ones – which are taken with satellites – but the harder-to-reach places and store fronts? On Tuesday, July 19th, you'll get a glimpse of how Google does it when the Street View Trike rolls into Yonge and Dundas Square for a brief showing
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Joe Fresh Opening Three Stand Alone Stores in Toronto

Perennial YP style favourite Joe Fresh is opening three stand-alone stores in Toronto, and we at Notable are pretty elated. Joe Fresh Style is a staple stop for wardrobe coordinates and weekend wear, and we'll finally be able to shop without the hassle of grocery store juxtaposition
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Now Available: It's To Die For Banana Bread

It’s official: Vancouver foodies have simply gone bananas (pardon the pun) for banana bread – Erin Ireland’s It’s To Die For brand of banana bread, that is. Last week, this multi-talented writer, contributor, and TV host added successful baker/entrepreneur to her cache of talents with the official launch of her addictive baked goods at Vancouver’s Commune Cafe in Yaletown
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Recap: Boys' Night Out

Lifford Wine Agency's Boys' Night Out is the kind of night any guy can enjoy: fine wine, oysters, pulled pork sandwiches, whiskey, cognac, golf, hot cars, suave tunes. The annual event is a flagship on the Toronto event scene, with a veritable collective of Toronto's taste-making and influential gents getting together in support of a notable charity while enjoying all life has to offer
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