Tag: Ahead

Borsalino looks ahead with cool bucket hats, baseball caps

MILAN – The fedora Humphrey Bogart wore in “Casablanca” may have secured Borsalino’s place in fashion and cinematic history, but it will be something like the cow-print bucket hat that will help ensure its future. The storied Italian hatmaker still makes its felt hats by hand in a Piedmont region factory, using the same artisanal…

YouTuber Jake Paul eager to prove he’s ‘real deal’ ahead of Askren fight as he links up with ring legend Holyfield (VIDEO)

Ahead of his April boxing match with ex-UFC welterweight Ben Askren, internet prankster Jake Paul has teamed up with Evander Holyfield as the iconic ring veteran plots own path towards lucrative Mike Tyson rematch. Paul, 24, will look to improve his professional record to 3-0 (without ever fighting a professional boxer, mind you) when he…

States activate National Guard, close capitol buildings ahead of Biden inauguration and possible violence

Reports of possible violent demonstrations over the weekend have prompted state governors to take action in anticipation of any potential unrest, such as deploying the National Guard, declaring states of emergency and closing capitols. The riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 seared an unsettling image into the national consciousness, and state administrations are seeking to avoid…

Looking ahead to jobs in demand in 2021

High on the New Year’s resolution list for many Canadians is the determination to find a new job. It has been a tough year for workers in a number of industries — retail, hospitality and esthetics among them. Layoffs, closures and lots of uncertainty during the pandemic undoubtedly made this a real blue Christmas for…

‘Significant snowfall’ to hit Toronto Sunday ahead of Monday’s lockdown

Torontonians planning on enjoying a last pre-lockdown outing on Sunday may be disappointed as Environment Canada predicts “significant snowfall” of between five and 10 centimetres will hit the GTA starting Sunday morning. The federal agency issued a special weather statement for Toronto on Saturday, warning that travel may be impacted due to moderate to heavy…