Friday, October 23


aurora, Hate Crime, Local, rainbow crosswalk

York police investigate vandalized rainbow crosswalk in Aurora as possible hate crime – Toronto CityNews

York Regional Police are searching for a van driver in what they call a hate-motivated incident in Aurora. Police say the incident occurred at the recently opened rainbow crosswalk located at Yonge Street and Wellington Road.This morning, we officially opened a permanent rainbow crosswalk located at Yonge Street and Wellington Street on the south side of the intersection. The crosswalk is a permanent feature in the heart of downtown Aurora and shows our support for the LGBTQ + community. - Town of Aurora (@Town_of_Aurora) August 20, 2020Investigators say that just before midnight on Thursday, Aug. 20, the driver of a pickup truck passed through the crosswalk and proceeded to leave black tire-skid marks in the rainbow area of ​​the pavement. T...
aurora, Disney, disney princess, Pop Culture, rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty, vanotyarts, yudelmis san emeterio

This TikTok artist gives Disney princesses digital makeovers

If you spend time on the Internet, you’ve probably come across quite a few Disney princess reimaginings. Yudelmis San Emeterio is now going viral on TikTok because of her unique Disney remixes. San Emeterio doesn’t just share her work on her account vanotyarts, she shows you her process.  In her rendition of “Sleeping Beauty’s” Aurora, San Emeterio gives the character a modern update.Using a tablet and stylus, she takes an old screenshot of Aurora and draws write on top of it. The artist changes the princess’ hairstyle to two long pigtails with a blue hair clip. She gives her heavier eyeliner and a blue spaghetti strap dress. Aurora even gets her eyebrows reshaped from a high arch to the latest TikTok fox eyebrow. The viral brow shape requires shaving off th...