Ken Butler III is an American professional stock car racing driver. He is the son of Aaron's president Ken Butler. Butler III has driven in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, Camping World Truck Series, ARCA Racing Series, the Pro Cup Series. Butler's interest in racing started when his father took younger brother Brett and Ken to a go-kart race when Ken was eighteen, he took classes at Buddy Baker's Speed Tech. Five years Butler ran his first season in the Pro Cup Series, recording a best finish of twelfth at Bristol Motor Speedway and finishing seventeenth in points, he ran the following season, 2006, recorded his first top ten and top five. He failed to qualify for two races that season, he ran a race at South Boston Speedway in 2007 while focusing on the ARCA Racing Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Butler ran a limited schedule in the 2007 ARCA Re/Max Series with Eddie Sharp Racing as part of its driver development program, he scored his first career victory in only his fourth start, holding off Ken Schrader at Toledo Speedway.
However, a damper was put on Bulter's win as he bumped Michael McDowell out of the way in what some, including Schrader, called an unfair move. Continuing to run as part of ESR and Michael Waltrip Racing's development program, he ran along teammates Justin Lofton and Scott Speed. Butler was not victorious at the only one of three cars on the team to do so. Despite that, he moved up to the NASCAR Nationwide Series for 2009; that year, Butler struggled. Balancing a part-time ARCA Racing Series schedule in 2007, Butler made two starts for Darrell Waltrip Motorsports in the Camping World Truck Series, but failed to finish either of them. Two years Butler signed with R3 Motorsports to run just about half the schedule in the Nationwide Series and named Aaron's as sponsor, he ran well at intermediate tracks such as Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Kentucky Speedway, recording top twenty results on those tracks, but struggled at short tracks like Richmond International Raceway, Dover International Speedway, Indianapolis Raceway Park and Iowa Speedway.
Out of a full-time ride in 2010, Butler ran one race for Rick Ware Racing in the Truck Series. He did not return to NASCAR until 2013, when SR² Motorsports brought Butler back for an eight-race schedule, along with his brother Brett Butler for a few races. Out of the eight races, Butler III failed to finish five but posted top-thirty finishes in all the races he finished. Butler had his first child, Piper Shay, in 2009 with his wife Jamie
Joyce Trimmer was a Canadian politician. She was the first woman mayor of Ontario. Born in London, Trimmer emigrated to Toronto with her husband Douglas in 1954, where they settled on the Toronto Islands. Working as a secretary and a business and typing teacher at Victoria Park Collegiate Institute, Trimmer became interested in politics after opposing development in her community on the Tam O'Shanter golf course lands. After leading the movement to block the development, Trimmer stood in the 1974 municipal election for the position of controller, was elected. In 1988 she stood in the election for the mayor of Scarborough and won the election with 4800 more votes than the second-place finisher, Norm Kelly. Joyce Trimmer was the first woman elected mayor of Scarborough. A supporter of the environment, she opposed development and worked to protect the lands in what is now the Rouge Park, she held the position of mayor of Scarborough until her retirement from politics in 1994. In retirement Trimmer moved to Alliston and wintered in Florida.
After leaving politics, she chaired the Mike Harris Task Force on Bringing Common Sense to Metro, a committee set up by the provincial progressive conservative opposition to investigate reform to the Metro Toronto level of government in the run-up to the 1995 provincial election. She came to oppose the actions of the provincial government when it opted to amalgamate the six municipalities in Metro Toronto to a single city, eliminate the former Metro Toronto government. In July 2010, the City renamed McAsphalt Park in Scarborough as Joyce Trimmer Park. Mayor Miller comments on passing of Joyce Trimmer, former Mayor of Scarborough