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We Want YOU! : Urban Toronto is Looking for Contributors

We Want YOU! : Urban Toronto is Looking for Contributors
March 18, 2010 10:27 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Toronto recently added this blog and we're now looking for contributors. We are seeking the following:  Editor, Part-time: We're seeking a part-time editor to help manage the editorial ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Four Seasons Cladding

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences in Toronto by Menkes and Lifetime
March 17, 2010 6:19 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yorkville continues to grow. Four Seasons Private Residences will completely change Bay Street and Yorkville Avenue.  read more

500 Sherbourne Condos By The Times Group Updated

View of 500 Sherbourne Condominiums
March 17, 2010 11:37 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
500 Sherbourne Condos from above photos update. View of 500 Sherbourne Condominiums courtesy of TheAlmightyFuzzy read more

Photo of the Day: St. Patty's Subway Station

Photo of the Day: St. Patty's Subway Station
March 17, 2010 12:26 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
When having a brown or green one today toast one for me!  St. Patrick Subway Station Courtesy Of Wikipedia, March 17, 2010  read more

Photo Of The Day: Happy St Patrick's Day

Photo Of The Day: Happy St Patrick's Day
March 17, 2010 12:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
CN Tower lit up green for St. Patty's Day Image by Redroom Studios read more

Fourth Time's a Charm? Great Gulf Homes to launch One Bloor East Condos

One Bloor East condominiums by Great Gulf Homes, Toronto
March 16, 2010 11:48 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
CP24 is reporting that Great Gulf will be launching Number One Bloor next Thursday. A corner that's gone through three owners and at least three previous designs, we hope this time it actually ... read more

Then and Now: Berczy Park 1980 - 2010

Berczy Park, Toronto, 1980, Photo by Goldie
March 16, 2010 11:20 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then: 1980. Lots of construction activity including the park itself.  Berczy Park, Toronto, 1980, Photo by Goldie Now: March 12, 2010. read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet For March 16, 2010

March 16, 2010 10:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Fixer: Transit shelter is battered, bruised and defaced, Meet Toronto's newest neighbourhood: Junction Triangle, Channelling Mel Lastman, Tory MPP wants Toronto to separate from Ontario + more ... read more

Pacific Mall Expansion

pacific mall - day
March 16, 2010 1:16 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Downtown coming to Kennedy and Steeles? It sure seems like that with all the development taking place here. Living Realty just announced a new expansion of Markham's Pacific Mall. The expansion, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Lanterra Developments' Sales Office

Lanterra Developments' Sales Office for Murano Condominiums, Toronto
March 16, 2010 12:40 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Cool looking glass above Lanterra's sales office which is located at Murano condos.  Image by dt_toronto_geek read more

Corey Haim's Funeral Will Be Paid for by City of Toronto

March 15, 2010 12:43 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Corey Haim, the Toronto born actor that passed away last week, seemingly died penniless. Now its being reported that the City of Toronto will be paying for his funeral. Here's a post by forum ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet For March 15, 2010

March 15, 2010 12:35 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bloor-Danforth bikeway plan rolls on, Residents frustrated while CityPlace park remains unopened, West-end neighborhood to be called 'Junction Triangle' + more news. Bloor-Danforth bikeway plan ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Don Mills and Sheppard

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Don Mills and Sheppard
March 15, 2010 12:17 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Looking at the downtown skyline from Fairview Mall. Fair view indeed. Image by drum118 read more

Then and Now: Carlton looking west across Church Street

Then and Now: Carlton looking west across Church Street Toronto
March 14, 2010 1:13 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Carlton looking west across Church Street. Maple Leaf Gardens construction just beginning on the right. Then and Now: Carlton looking west across Church Street Toronto Now: December 2009. read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Obscured

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Obscured
March 12, 2010 12:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Spent a long while trying to figure what we are looking at. Can anybody place this scene? Image by tomms   read more

Then and Now: University And Queen

Then and Now: University And Queen
March 11, 2010 3:46 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ever wonder why University seems less than grand as it shifts eastward south of Queen? Well that's because University once ended, or started depending on your perspective, at Queen Street. The ... read more

Then and Now: Downtown From The Newly Opened Canada Life Building

Then and Now: Downtown From The Newly Opened Canada Life Building
March 11, 2010 12:04 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a shot of downtown Toronto from 1932. Taken from the newly opened Canada Life Building it shows a downtown with barely a handful of taller buildings. Photo courtesy forum member ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 11, 2010

March 11, 2010 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Mayor David Miller Launches New Plaques Program (Heritage Toronto) Hume: A brilliant plan for a dreary space (Toronto Star) OMB decision a victory for opponents of tower: Bloor-Dundas project ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Compressed

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Compressed
March 11, 2010 12:40 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A different way of looking at Toronto's streets. These images were shot with a 520mm lens. The lens equivalent of the human eye is 50mm. John St. looking north from Wellington image by androiduk ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Compressed

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Compressed
March 10, 2010 11:13 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Avenue Rd. looking south from Balmoral. Photo By androiduk March 11, 2010. A different way of looking at Toronto's streets. This image was shot with a 520mm lens. The lens equivalent of the human ... read more