The Scoop is Out For November

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November is here and the weather may be getting colder but the fun is just starting. Grab your gloves and get ready for some great events and activities in the Waterfront community like skating and the Santa Claus Parade. While we get into the spirit of the season, don't forget to book your Christmas office parties early for a discount. The Rostie Group would like to welcome several new tenants including Etihad Airways, ADM Group, Flight Network, Stormcrow Capital and Integrate2Cloud Apps to … [Read more...]

New SickKids Campaign to Light Up Yonge-Dundas Square

Just weeks in, the new 'SickKids VS' advertising campaign has already made quite an impact. The hospital is taking a brand new direction with this campaign, focusing on the young patients, who despite being so young, show great strength regardless of their condition. It has already gotten a lot of positive feedback from the general public but more importantly, the ads have been posted around the hospital and has been a motivating presence for the children on the front lines of their battle with … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Day of the Dead by the Waterfront

Celebrate Mexican culture with Día de los Muertos—The Day of the Dead. The festival, which also has alternatives in other cultures, started as a way for families and friends to come together to remember and pray for their loved ones who have passed away. The Harbourfront Centre will host the event on November 5-6 and is free to attend. It features face painting to get into the spirit of the Day of the Dead, performances from Latin bands, puppet shows and altars of remembrance. The Day of … [Read more...]

World Records Broken at Waterfront Marathon

Last weekend’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon was a big and record-breaking one. One of the notable records broken was by Ed Whitlock, an 85-year-old from Milton, Ontario, who smashed the world record by running the race in 3 hours, 56 minutes and 38 seconds. The previous record in the 85-90 age category was at 4 hours, 34 minutes and 55 seconds. It was Whitlock’s first marathon in three years but even with chronic injury problems, the seasoned runner powered on to be the first man over … [Read more...]

WaterPark Place Going Green in a Big Way

Our very own RBC WaterPark Place was featured in a recent BlogTO post of the greenest buildings in the city. With Toronto constantly growing, there’s more and more need for sustainable design in new construction projects in the city. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system used around the world to signify the sustainability of buildings. They aim to transform the architecture and construction industries by pushing for the creation of high-performing, … [Read more...]

#ThirstyThursday Oktoberfest

Join us @ The Rostie Group for our Oktoberfest #ThirstyThursday Social for some well deserved Highlander Brew Co. Local Craft Beer courtesy of SIP.  Make sure to not miss out on this opportunity to unwind after a hard days work for fun times, social networking and some great beer.   What is SIP? SIP is a membership club for discovering bars and restaurants near you.  SIP members enjoy 1 Welcome Drink per day at any of their partner venues which includes tons of Toronto hot spots. Download … [Read more...]

The Scoop is out for October 2016

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#ThirstyThursday Turkey Draw Winner!

Our Welcoming Fall #ThirstyThursday Social was a success here at the Rostie Group.  Beer straight from The Amsterdam Brewing Co. was flowing, pumpkin pie was eaten,  business connections were formed and our locally sourced, whole grain fed turkey donated by Sobeys was raffled off.  Victor Nguyen from Funding Portal was the lucky winner.  What a  perfect way to kick off October and tick one thing off of the Thanksgiving to-do list. Congratulations Victor!  … [Read more...]

#ThirstyThursday Turkey Draw

Fall is is our favourite season here at the Rostie Group! Be sure to welcome this season of sweaters with a beer in hand at #ThirstyThursday on September 29th.  If you attend, there will be free, local, CRAFT beer compliments of Amsterdam Brewery as well as a Turkey raffle. Socialise, network and unwind with our WaterPark Place work community and enter a draw to win a free turkey. … [Read more...]