The fifth annual Emery Charity Venetian Ball

  •  November, 2019
By Sean Delaney On Friday, Oct.25 the fifth annual Emery Charity Venetian Ball returned to the Fontana Primavera Banquet Hall. In attendance were more than 350 community members for an evening reminiscent of a grand Venetian carnival. It was a night filled with glamour and high fashion, but als...

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Much needed reconciliation and Greenland development in Emery

  •  October, 2017
By Sean Delaney On Sept. 6, a gathering of community members and Toronto city councillors at the Etobicoke Civic Centre were presented the future plans to develop one of the first ever Indigenous parks celebrating the culture and diversity of the First Nations people. Chief Stacey LaForme, ch...

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Descendants of Pine Ridge board stick together

  •  September, 2017
By Tim Lambrinos The last Sunday in August marks a traditional get together for descendants of pioneers from Emery and Humber Summit. The day is a Memorial Day and family reunion, honouring individual relatives at the Pine Ridge cemetery. It allows family legacies to survive and provides ...

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Weather holds up for annual gathering at Pine Ridge cemetery

  •  September, 2016
By Sean Delaney It happens the last Sunday of August – every August. Descendants of Emery Village and Humber Summit’s historical pioneers gather to meet and reflect on memories of their earlier ancestors. On Sunday, August 28, the Pine Ridge Cemetery Board of Trustees officially met for their ...

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There Are 100,000 Ways to Help

  •  November, 2015
From the proceeds of the first annual Emery Village Gala, Emery Charity presented a $100,000 cheque to Tony Sampogna of the Humber River Hospital Foundation. The Humber River Hospital will provide, state of the art health services to all of the Emery community and beyond. What a night! Silv...

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