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THE TOP FIVE MUST-READ 1. SummerWorks What’s good at the August theatre festival? Check out nowtoronto.com/summerworks. 2. Stopped in the streetcar tracks Can anything be done about that constant hazard to Toronto cyclists, streetcar tracks? 3. Making it Funky Get the lowdown on a documentary about the life and times of Funkadelic in Toronto during the early 70s. 4. Smilin’ Jack The anniversary of Jack Layton’s death is upon us. His son, Councillor Mike Layton, shares the remembrance plans. 5. Oh Osheaga Montreal festival ends with a bit of rain and a lot of M83. All the highlights online now.

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