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Highlights From The Joe Carter Classic After Party

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Major League Baseball All-Star and World Series legend Joe Carter was back in Toronto for the Seventh Annual Joe Carter Classic Golf Tournament. The tournament pairs avid golfers with top name celebrities from the worlds of sport and entertainment. To date, the celebrity charity event has raised over $1.5 million to benefit the Children’s Aid Foundation as well as other local children’s …

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Jose Bautista At New Balance Canada Store Opener

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As the Toronto Blue Jays home opener approaches, Jose Bautista took a little breather to help launch New Balance’s latest store in Canada. Joey Bats is a brand ambassador for New Balance Canada and he was on hand to launch their newest store in the Toronto Exchange Tower at the Concourse Level. Our favourite DJ, DJ Lissa Monet kept the …

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Spider Jones Fight For Youth Event

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Spider Jones hosted Fight For Youth, the 3rd Annual Fundraiser for his Believe to Achieve foundation on Wednesday. Believe To Achieve is a non-profit foundation that inspires “at risk” youth to stay in school and make their dreams become a reality. The gala dinner and boxing competition was held at the Arcadian court and was attended by the Canadian boxing …

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2016 Harry Jerome Recipients Announced

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Last night The Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA) held a media launch announcing the 2016 recipients of the prestigious Harry Jerome Award. This year’s recipients will receive awards in the following categories: Academics, Arts, Athletics, Business, Community Service, Diversity, Entertainment, Health Sciences, Leadership, Lifetime Achievement, Media, President’s, Professional Excellence, Trailblazer and Young Entrepreneur. The 2016 HJA award winners are: …

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This Weekend in Pics feat. Drake & others

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We round up our favourite social media pictures of this weekend including Drake at the Raptors game on Sunday. Check out what some of your favourite Canadian and visiting urban celebs were up to. If you ever see pictures we should be including, tag us on social media @theupperech.   The #AlvinAiley Dance Academy took my breath away. 5 year …

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Mens Fashion 4 Hope At TOM FW

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Canadian and international designers are showcasing their menswear collections for Fall/Winter 2016 at Toronto Men’s Fashion week. One of our favourite shows at TOM FW is the Mens Fashion 4 Hope event. It’s a special charitable initiative at TOM to raise funds for the Kol Hope Foundation for Children. All proceeds are donated to the The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) …

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Best Pics Of NBA All-Star Weekend

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We know lots of you are still recuperating after the whirlwind of All-Star weekend. By all accounts it was a success. It was incredible opportunity for the city of Toronto and Canada on so many levels. While you recover we thought we’d take a look back at some of the best pics of  NBA All-Star weekend. Embed from Getty Images   …

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Snoop Dogg & 2 Chainz celebrity basketball game

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This weekend we attended The “I CAN, WE CAN! TRU SNOOP HOOP,” celebrity basketball game which took place during NBA All-Star weekend at the Hershey centre in Mississauga. Snoop Dogg & 2 Chainz hosted a celebrity basketball game in conjunction with “I Can! We Can” founder and motivator Peter Tolias. All proceeds raised from the game were donated equally between …

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I Am Fashion Mixer w/ Paul Millsap, Don Benjamin & more

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  The I Am Fashion Mixer was a fusion of Sports, Fashion and Music. It was hosted Professional Basketball Player, Celebrity stylist and Creator of I Am Fashion, Abraham Millsap. The event brought together a diverse group of:  top NBA ballers like Abe’s brother Paul Millsap and Demarre Carroll, select hot fashion designers like Mishell Yonder and model Don Benjamin, …

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Dwayne Wade’s All-Star Bowling Classic

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It’s not the kind of ball we’re used to seeing Dwayne Wade use, but it was all for a great cause. Three-time NBA Champion Dwayne Wade hosted his 9th annual All-Star Bowling Classic event  at The Ballroom on Saturday. The event raised funds for the collaborative integrated sports program created by The Sandals Foundation and Wade’s World Foundation to assist youth through …

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