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Duke's Cycle At 623-625 Queen St. West To Be Rebuilt

Duke's Cycle At 623-625 Queen St. West To Be Rebuilt
February 22, 2010 4:54 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Forum member MetroMan posted the following photo today showing there are plans to rebuild Duke's Cycle at 623-625 Queen West. As you may recall this part of Queen Street burned down last year. ... read more

A New Dawn For Urban Toronto: Part 1

Photo: Ed Skira
February 22, 2010 3:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A New Dawn For Urban Toronto Photo: Ed Skira Photo: Ed Skira read more

A New Dawn For Urban Toronto: Part 2

Photo: Ed Skira
February 22, 2010 3:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A New Dawn continued.... Photo: Ed Skira Photo: Ed Skira read more

The Smallest Toronto Condo Unit Ever - The Twig

The Smallest Condo Unit Ever - The Twig
February 22, 2010 10:35 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Condo sizes seem to be getting smaller and smaller while prices continue to go higher and higher. Forum member Archivist made the following contribution to the issue. "You guys obviously missed ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Tunnel Linking Spadina Station To Spadina Station

Photo Of The Day: Tunnel Linking Spadina Station To Spadina Station
February 22, 2010 12:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Tunnel linking Spadina Station To Spadina Station. And she's got a tunnel to ride and she don't care...  Photo by androiduk And she's got a tunnel to ride and she don't care...  read more

A History Of The Imperial Oil Building - Soon To Be Imperial Plaza Condos

Imperial Plaza Condos Toronto By Camrost-Felcorp
February 21, 2010 8:14 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The former Imperial Oil Building at 111 St. Clair West has to have one of the more colourful histories amongst Toronto office buildings. The building was designed by Alvin Mathers of Mathers & ... read more

James Cooper Mansion Starts to Rise Above Sherbourne Street

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February 21, 2010 5:03 pm | by Intern | Comments
Today we look at some updates from Tridel's James Cooper Mansion project. Located on Sherbourne just south of Bloor, it was designed by Burka Architects alongside Goldsmith Borgal, who were ... read more

Back to Toronto: The Burroughes Building

Back to Toronto: The Burroughes Building
February 21, 2010 2:12 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A great panorama taken from the Burroughes Building roof. Located at 639 Queen Street West near Bathurst, we profiled this building a few weeks back. Image by tomms read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Weston Road and Eglinton

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Weston Road and Eglinton
February 20, 2010 6:15 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Since there's talk about Mt. Dennis area of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT to be above or below ground at Weston Road, here's how Eglinton looked at the railway crossing (in 1929). The Kodak building ... read more

Photo of the Day: Spadina Expressway/Allen Road

Spadina Expressway/Allen Road Under Construction
February 20, 2010 10:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Spadina Expressway (Allen Road) in 1963: read more

Forum Member Polystyrene Photographs From Great Gulf Homes' X Condo

X The Condominium Toronto by Great Gulf Homes and architectsAlliance
February 19, 2010 7:21 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday we posted shots taken by forum member Polystyrene from the new Ritz-Carlton. Today we move to shots taken by Polystyrene from the new X Condo. read more

Then and Now: Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River

Then and Now: Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River
February 19, 2010 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Then (1920) & Now (2009) Sheppard Bridges Over The West Don River. Photo by loneprimate Actually, there've been three bridges here in the interval listed. The one in the top view was replaced ... read more

Photo Of The Day - Toronto City Hall

Photo Of The Day: Toronto City Hall
February 19, 2010 12:19 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day is Toronto City Hall. Photographer adampatric says: I love this spot. I visit it without fail when I am there. Photo by adampatric read more

Which Version Of One Bloor East Do You Like The Best?

One Bloor East condos Toronto developed by Great Gulf Homes
February 19, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Which Version Of One Bloor East Condos Do You Like The Best? Version One: Kolter One Bloor East by Kolter Version Two: Bazis read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: University Avenue & WW1

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: University Avenue & WW1
February 18, 2010 2:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
1897 - From the top of the Ontario Parliament Building 1910 - From the front entrance of Parliament August 1, 1914 - the day World War I started read more

Tridel Website and Customer Care Updates

February 18, 2010 10:47 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Tridel is on Facebook. The Tridel Facebook page has been activated. read more

Forum Member Polystyrene Photographs From The Ritz-Carlton Hotel And Condo

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fai
February 18, 2010 2:32 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Forum member Polystyrene uploaded these pictures a few weeks back. They were taken from the new Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Condo that is currently under construction on Wellington West. Many ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Trees Arrive At 550 Wellington West Condos

550 Wellington West Condos By Freed Developments
February 18, 2010 12:48 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
From back in December, trees arriving at 550 Wellington West condos.  Photo By Red Mars The soon to be completed condo was developed by Freed Developments.  read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Looking North From Canada Life In The 1930's

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Looking North From Canada Life In The 1930's
February 17, 2010 6:27 pm | by Editor | Comments
A little change of direction, but true to the spirit of "evocative images". This aerial, taken from the Canada Life Building in 1930's, shows a moment in time before the Victorian (Edwardian?) ... read more

Province Of Ontario Planning 39 Storey Office Tower For 880 Bay Street

880 Bay Street Province Of Ontario Office Building
February 17, 2010 11:20 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday we ran a story on the plans by the Ontario Government to build a new office tower at 880 Bay Street. The proposed tower would rise 39 storeys and would be used to consolidate many ... read more