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05/01/2013

Our April, Trudeau wins, Leafs playoff bound and Jays are back, kind of...

 

Blog-april13-01
DAVID COOPER - Justin Trudeau walks into the federal Liberal showcase at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

 

Blog-april13-02
CARLOS OSORIO - Senior VP Lottery Ken McKenzie presents Maria Carreiro with the $40 million cheque from the Friday April 5th draw. She says that after thirty ears of marriage she is finally going on her dream Hawaiian honeymoon. 

 

Blog-april13-03
CHRIS SO - Jonathan Dueck, series producer for Panic Button, stands in the one way turn style entrance to the maze, a dark, creepy tunnel that will be custom filled with insects, spiders, etc. Panic Button is  a reality TV show on the Space Channel where contestants are pushed to confront their fears. 

 

Blog-april13-04
CARLOS OSORIO - He's the oldest of the TTC's newly appointed group station managers. For Michael Sosedov, 57, it is the latest stop on a journey that took him from behind the wheel of a Moscow bus to the helm of a transit system that dwarfs Toronto's.

 

Blog-april13-05
CHRIS SO - H.R.H. Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, inspects members of the 3rd Battalion of The Canadian Regimen at Queen's Park. The Prince is the regiment's Colonel-in-Chief and was on hand to retire the Regimen's old colour at a formal ceremony.

 

Blog-april13-06
CARLOS OSORIO - Ice Dance duo, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, are seen during a photo shoot for Today's Bride magazine.

 

Blog-april13-07
BERNARD WEIL - Chris relaxes during breakfast time at the Toronto Friendship Centre.  After 40 years, the drop-in centre for the homeless at Dundas/Sherbourne is slated to lose city funding on December 31, dramatically reducing its hours and service. City staff determined late last year that the centre was not meeting the terms of its funding criteria. 

 

Blog-april13-08
ANDREW FRANCIS WALLACE - Pharmacist Tom McAnulty, poses outside One Yonge Street, April 8, 2013. McAnulty says the pharmaceutical company Marchese, that supplied diluted chemotherapy drugs, has a history of bad labelling. 

 

Blog-april13-09
VINCE TALOTTA - Alicia Keys performs at the Air Canada Centre.

 

Blog-april13-10
TARA WALTON - Kevin Pan looses control of his umbrella on while walking along Blue Jays Way during a very windy and rainy morning commute to work, Friday April 12, 2013. 

 

Blog-april13-11
LUCAS OLENIUK - Outdoor Enthusiast, Tom Saask, made a gruesome discovery during a recent hike through the Don Valley.  He discovered an area beside the Don River where an urban trapper has been skinning beavers.

 

Blog-april13-12
COLIN McCONNELL - Sybil Walker in her new club called the Jazz Bistro on  Victoria Street.

 

Blog-april13-13
STEVE RUSSELL - Dr. Abdi Hawa is a beloved Somali doctor, known as "Mama Hawa" who has sheltered and treated thousands in Somalia throughout her decades long career. 

 

Blog-april13-14
STEVE RUSSELL - Peggy Calvert walks to drop her No Casino sign off with security as the Executive Committee listen to deputations on  whether the city should host a casino or not in Toronto.

 

Blog-april13-15
STEVE RUSSELL - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford confers with his Chief of Staff Mark Towhey before the vote as the Executive Committee voted to support a downtown casino in Toronto. 

 

Blog-april13-16
TARA WALTON - John Norris, the attorney for accused Raed Jaser scrums with the media at Toronto's Old City Hall court house.

 

SPORTS

 

Blog-april13-17
CARLOS OSORIO - Houston's Andrew Driver stretches out for a ball against Toronto's Danny Califf during the 1st half of MLS action at BMO Field where the Toronto FC host the Houston Dynamo.

 

Blog-april13-18
RENE JOHNSTON - Flyers Wayne Simmonds jumps in front of James Reimer of the Leafs.

 

  Blog-april13-19
 James Reimer gets lots of help to keep the puck out of the net late in the first period as Sean Couturier  looks for the puck. 

 

Blog-april13-20
RICHARD LAUTENS - In first period action, New Jersey Devils defenseman Marek Zidlicky got a penalty for taking down Toronto Maple Leafs centre Nazem Kadri.

 

Blog-april13-21
STEVE RUSSELL - Mikhail Grabovski reaches for a puck as the Toronto Maple Leafs drop the last game of the season 4-1 to the Montreal Canadiens.

 

THE BLUE JAYS ARE BACK

We are just waiting for their bats and pitching to heat up.

 

Blog-april13-22
DAVID COOPER - Captain Blue Jays, Warren Baxter of Oakville gets ready for the game as  the Toronto Blue Jays play their home opener against the Cleveland Indians.

 

Blog-april13-23
DAVID COOPER - Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the 1st inning as the Toronto Blue Jays lost their home opener 4-1 to the Cleveland Indians.

 

Blog-april13-24
STEVE RUSSELL - A multiple exposure captures R.A. Dickey's delivery during MLB action on Opening Night at Rogers Centre.

 

Blog-april13-25
RICHARD LAUTENS - Emilio Bonifacio signals to the dugout after reaching base during MLB action on Opening Night.

 

Blog-april13-26
STEVE RUSSELL - A fan tumbles out of the seats as Melky Cabrera chases down a ball in foul ground.

 

Blog-april13-27
STEVE RUSSELL - Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista and Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes  celebrate a two run homer in the bottom of the first.

 

Blog-april13-28
RENE JOHNSTON - Colby Rasmus makes a game saving catch from the bat of Asdrubal Cabrera.

 

Blog-april13-29
CARLOS OSORIO - Jose Reyes steals second while Dustin Pedroia waits for the ball.

 

 

Blog-april13-31
DAVID COOPER - Blue jays fans try for a foul ball along the first base line.

 

Blog-april13-33
DAVID COOPER - New York Yankees right fielder Ichiro Suzuki smiles and during batting practice.

 

Blog-april13-34
DAVID COOPER - Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Munenori Kawasaki charges the ball and throws out a runner.

 

Blog-april13-35
DAVID COOPER - Blue Jays got some comic relief when a fan ran out and slid into second then tried to climb the centre field fence to get away.

 

Blog-april13-37
RICHARD LAUTENS - Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Munenori Kawasaki makes a diving catch off a liner by Chicago White Sox third baseman Conor Gillaspie.

 

Blog-april13-38
ANDREW FRANCIS WALLACE - Toronto Blue Jays Brett Lawrie reacts after scoring a run against the New York Yankees.

 

Blog-april13-39
STEVE RUSSELL - Former Jays manager John Farrell talks to media before the game against the Toronto Blue Jays.

 

Blog-april13-41
LUCAS OLENIUK - Jerry D'Amigo celebrates the the Marlies second goal. The Toronto Marlies defeated the Rochester Americans 2-0 to take a a two game series lead. 

 

 

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