Scarborough is in the province of Ontario.
Former and merged community names include:
In a condescending manner, the area is sometimes referred to as "Scarberia."
Well-known residents have included:
· Larry Murphy, hockey player
· Vicky Sunohara, 2006 Olympics gold medal winner (ice hockey)
· Mike Myers, comedian, actor
· Cherie Piper, 2006 Olympics gold medal winner (ice hockey)
· John Candy, actor
Local bands: Barenaked Ladies
Performing arts: Scarborough Philharmonic
Historic sites and museums: Scarborough Historical Museum
Colleges and universities: Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology