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Teen returns home from hospital
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:05:51 GMT

TORONTO, Ohio -- A homecoming queenâs senior year was cut short after she came down with a rare disease in December but this week she was able to finally go home to be with her family. Hannah Leasure, a Toronto High School senior, was a healthy teen who was hospitalized on Christmas Eve after developing anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis, a rare condition that affects the brain. ...

Columbus Crew 0, Toronto FC 2 | MLS Match Recap
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:31:38 GMT

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Despite fielding a weakened starting lineup, Toronto FC were able to knock off the only remaining perfect MLS team, beating the Columbus Crew 2-0 at Crew Stadium on Saturday in a game highlighted by an early Michael Bradley goal. The match pitting Gregg Berhalter's upstart Crew and Toronto's star-studded roster was marred before the game began by Toronto's absences. Mark Bloom ...

Columbus Crew vs. Toronto FC | MLS Match Preview
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 17:29:58 GMT

COLUMBUS CREW vs TORONTO FC COLUMBUS CREW STADIUM, Columbus, Ohio April 5, 2013 (WEEK 5, MLS Game #38) 6 p.m. ET (TWCSN-OH; SNet 360)

TV cameras catch Toronto fifth-grader skipping school at Pirates game
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:35:12 GMT

TORONTO, Ohio - Fifth grader Drew Humpe is a die-hard Pittsburgh Pirates fan. A few days after he missed the Pirates home, his mother decided Thursday's day game would be a perfect treat him for the good grades he had been getting. When she let him skip school, she did not know he would end up on TV. ...

Toronto FC hurting ahead of trip to Columbus
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 02:33:08 GMT

TORONTO — Toronto Football Club will be without the heart of its defence as well as star striker Jermain Defoe and possibly midfielder Jonathan Osorio for Saturday's game in Columbus, Ohio against the unbeaten Crew.

Toronto Public Library launches Hoopla, Netflix-like movie and music service
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:44:15 GMT

Have a Toronto library card? You can now access thousands of movies on your computer, tablet or smartphone for free. Hoopla, a Netflix-like service for libraries, will go live Monday morning, instantly unlocking an online vault of over 10,000 films and 250,000 music albums for library users. Rumours of a Hoopla deal surfaced in January when the Toronto Public Library spoke of talks with the Ohio ...

Toronto FC Weekly
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 02:39:03 GMT

The Kia Toronto FC Academy Junior team will participate in the Generation Adidas Cup Finals in Dallas, Texas from April 14-20. The team will depart on Wednesday, April 9 and will train in Dallas ahead of the tournament.

DSW Inc. Acquires Interest in Town Shoes of Canada
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:30:00 GMT

COLUMBUS, Ohio and TORONTO, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSW Inc. (DSW) and Town Shoes Limited ("Town Shoes" or "Town") announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby DSW Inc. will purchase for cash approximately 44% interest in Town Shoes, the largest footwear and accessories retailer in Canada, for CAD $68 million (or approximately $62 million based on current ...

US's DSW steps into Canada with Town Shoes stake
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:25:49 GMT

DSW Inc is entering the Canadian footwear retail market by acquiring a 44 percent stake in one of Canada's largest shoes and accessories retailer, Town Shoes Ltd, for C$68 million ($62.05 million), the two retailers said on Tuesday. The Columbus, Ohio-based DSW said it had been looking to enter Canada "for some time" and that it may buy additional shares from other minority shareholders as part ...

Bradley's goal helps Toronto FC beat Crew 2-0
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 01:21:13 GMT

Michael Bradley's goal in the 11th minute was enough for Toronto FC to end the Columbus Crew's unbeaten run with a 2-0 victory on Saturday. Bradley scored from a bad angle, beating goalkeeper Steve Clark at the near, right post with a shot taken 2 yards from the end line. Substitute Issey Nakajima-Farran added a goal in the 85th minute off a cross by Justin Morrow. The goal for Bradley was his ...