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Photo Of The Day: Osgoode Hall

Photo Of The Day: Osgoode Hall
March 24, 2010 12:17 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we took a look at what Queen and University used to look like back when University ended at Queen. In today's Photo Of The Day we look at it today. Photo by tomms read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet for March 24, 2010

March 24, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
TTC taking proactive measures to ensure safety, the question of road tolls, and U of T students invest in the Pan Am games. read more

Richmond Town Manors: Townhomes Tap The Modernist Market

Richmond Town Manors, Toronto, Rosant, Core Architects
March 24, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fans of modernist architecture are rarely able to find townhomes in this city that fit their design aesthetic, but a recently completed project on Richmond Street West at Strachan Avenue will ... read more

Excavation Moving Quickly At Aura At College Park Condos

Aura at College Park Condos Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge
March 23, 2010 6:18 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Excavation is moving really quickly at Aura At College Park condos. Here's a quick update.  read more

Then and Now: The International Harvester Building

International Harvesters Company, Toronto, 550 Wellington Street West
March 23, 2010 5:39 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
An Art Moderne gem. Later became Crangle's Collision. More on the history of this project can be found here.  International Harvesters Company, Toronto, 550 Wellington Street West Today: ... read more

TCHC Begins Construction on Block 31, 42 and 36 in CityPlace

TCHC Block 32 and Block 36 in Cityplace by KPMB Architects
March 23, 2010 1:38 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Affordable rental apartments are coming to the rail lands. The Toronto City Housing Corporation (TCHC) has started construction on Block 32 & 36 which will consist of a 40 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet For March 23, 2010

March 23, 2010 1:41 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
CN Tower keeps it's name, Yonge Subway needs some work, and dreams of an LRT system. read more

Photo Of The Day: Maple Leaf Square Rising High

Maple Leaf Square condos podium, Toronto by Cadillac Fairview, Lanterra and MLSE
March 23, 2010 12:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Maple Leaf Square rising high above an impressive podium. York and Bremner has sure changed in the last few years.  Image by CML read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 22, 2010

March 22, 2010 12:25 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Goar: John Tory wanrs of City's two solitudes (Toronto Star) Historic home razed in north Oakville (Toronto Star) No February "blahs" for GTA new home sales (BILD)  CREA membership ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Veins and Arteries

Photo Of The Day: The Gardiner Expressway, downtown Toronto's major artery
March 22, 2010 12:17 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The veins and arteries of the city keep pumping all night. Image by tomms read more

Then and Now: Lakeshore Boulevard, Toronto's "Riviera"

Then and Now: Lakeshore Boulevard, Toronto's "Riviera"
March 21, 2010 10:02 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
It was so warm the last few weeks... a trip to Toronto's "Riviera" seemed to be in order. :) Then: Lakeshore Boulevard, just east of Parklawn.  Lakeshore Boulevard, east of Parklawn Now: ... read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: The Toronto Sunday World

The Toronto Sunday World newspaper from April 12, 1914
March 20, 2010 2:39 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
5 cents back in the day could've gotten you this: The Toronto Sunday World newspaper from April 12, 1914 read more

Photo Of The Day: Mount Pleasant & Jarvis - Part Of The Rogers Empire

Photo Of The Day: Mount Pleasant & Jarvis - Part Of The Rogers Empire
March 19, 2010 2:49 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Mount Pleasant from St Clair to Jarvis is one of Toronto's most interesting drives.  Image by androiduk read more

Then and Now: Glengrove Ave and Yonge Street

Glengrove Ave and Yonge Street, 1926, then and now, Toronto,
March 19, 2010 7:41 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
I was taking a look at how Glengrove Ave and Yonge Street has changed, comparing the Google Street view with a photo from 1926, and found a woman crossing the street, facing south, ... read more

Picture of the Day: Yonge-Dundas Square.

Yonge and Dundas Square, 10 Dundas Street West, Retail
March 19, 2010 12:49 am | by Editor | Comments
Modern day picture of Yonge and Dundas Square read more

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