A lovely zombie
bride waits for a zombie wedding (it was beautiful, I cried for the happy
couple) or the 2008 Toronto Zombie Walk which started at Trinity Bellwood
Park and continued along the streets of Toronto. The event was fantastic
and there was over 1000 zombies participating. If you can stand the horror
of it all I have tons of zombie pictures hosted on a photoshelter
gallery here or check out the Youtube slide show.
in the pit o zombies was proceeded by a Cardboard Warriors battle led by
Skull Man. Also attending the Zombie Walk were some of the extras and the
producer of the movie DEADSPIEL
- "the greatest curling zombie film ever!" The filming took place here
at the Acton Curling Club.
This fall has
turned out to be a very busy time. I am hoping to go to the 2008 Fashion
Cares presents Fashion sCares event on November 1 and Ann and I have scored
some great tickets to an upcoming Maple Leafs hockey game. The only bad
news is that on October 21, 2008 it SNOWED in the GTA (light snow, but
snow none the less).
In these exclusive
photos the Halton Regional Police Tactical Unit (ETF or SWAT) was called
out to Acton because of a reported person allegedly threatening people
with a machete near the downtown core. They searched several homes looking
for the person. They come up to a house with their automatic weapons and
shields at the ready in the above picture, while below the team stand down
and return to their unmarked police vans.
Police on the
scene confirmed that a suspect was arrested and placed into custody.
Band family visit
The Band Family
from Toronto dropped by for a fun visit and although the weather was miserable
we headed over to Rockwood Conservation Area (which is now closed to vehicle
traffic) and while on our hike the sun came out and it turned into a very
nice day. The bright sun shines onto the walls of the old mill and creates
some interesting shadows.
We had passed
by some caves in the limestone walls of the escarpment and while deep underground
we found the scary monsters below, later we continued on the path through
We also borrowed
a pair of cute kittens from our neighbours and cuddled with the them for
about an hour before finally returning them - boy, that was close. Here
is Erin with the most relaxed of the two kittens.
showed up on Halloween night to show us their cute little kittens dressed
up for the night. One had a blue hoodie and the other one had a witches