Going Out

ROUNDUP: The week’s top stories from St. Joseph Media

TORONTO LIFE:
They’re here, they’re here! TIFF stars every way you turn. TIFF parties, red carpets, screenings. It’s all TIFF, all the time at Toronto Life HQ.
Up to the minute celebrity and industry news from the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival

TORONTOIST:
Can’t get enough TIFF? The Torontoist site takes in films, directors, stars, and sightings — plus a daily review roundup.
Click here for the Torontoist’s take on everything TIFF that’s worth writing about.

QUILL & QUIRE:
Make no mistake, literary award season has arrived. Along with the Scotiabank Giller Prize and Man Booker Prize announcements, the finalists for the 2011 Toronto Book Awards were also released. The awards “honour authors of books of literary or artistic merit that are evocative of Toronto.”
Click here for all the details on the Toronto Book Awards shortlist

FASHION MAGAZINE:
Toronto has its TIFF, Montreal responds with Montreal Fashion Week.
Montreal Fashion Week Diary: with Barilà, and Anastasia Lomonova

CANADIAN FAMILY:
When you hear about a mom losing 80 pounds during her mat leave, the first thing you’ll want to know is, has she kept the weight off?
One Mom’s Tips for Weight-Loss Success

OTTAWA MAGAZINE:
This week in SHOP TALK, we chat with local singing sensation — and the new face of McCaffrey Haute Couture — Wallis Giunta. Not only is the young mezzo-soprano modelling bridal gowns and cocktail dresses for the ByWard Market couturier, but she will also wear special his dresses for her performances in Ottawa and abroad.
Q&A with Wallis Giunta, opera singer and the face of McCaffrey Haute Couture

WHERE MAGAZINE:
Canada’s National Parks show the beautiful variety in our country’s topography—from British Columbia’s turquoise-tinged glaciers and Alberta’s jagged mountains to the coasts of Ontario’s lakes and seaside in the Maritimes. A photo essay:
Canada’s National Parks

20 MINUTE SUPPER CLUB:
9 After-School Snacks They’ll Love

WEDDING BELLS:
Engagement Ring Picks For Hollywood’s Fashion Trendsetters