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Photo Of The Day: Bascule Bridge at Cherry & Lakeshore

Photo Of The Day: Bascule Bridge at Cherry & Lakeshore
March 10, 2010 12:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Considering the decline in industry and shipping in Toronto does this bridge still lift to let boats through? Image by androiduk read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 9, 2010

March 9, 2010 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Scarborough highrise a death trap for birds (Toronto Star) Millions sought for Ontario cycling (Toronto Star) Refit for a King of hotels (Toronto Star) Billboard companies bombard city with ... read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Early 1950's Toronto Aerial

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Early 1950's Toronto Aerial
March 8, 2010 2:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Hard to imagine that Toronto looked like this just 60 years ago. No CN Tower, Gardiner Expressway, New City Hall or most of the towers that now comprise the downtown area. And the amount of ... read more

Absolute World Condos By Fernbrook Homes And Cityzen Rising High

Absolute World condos Mississauga by Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes
March 8, 2010 1:14 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Absolute World is one the most anticipated projects currently rising in the GTA. The unique twisting design has resulted in the project getting the nickname of "Marilyn". And as the following ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Aria Condos On The Rise

Aria Condominiums by Fernbrook Homes, Menkes, and Cityzen
March 8, 2010 1:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Aria condo by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Menkes on the rise.  Photo by Edward Skira Photo taken from IKEA. The Sheppard corridor continues to intensify. Designed by Rafael + Bigauskas ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo By Westbank Reaches Street Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 8, 2010 12:56 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Toronto spent the weekend at Canadian Music Week so today's lead is a short photo update. Living Shangri-La construction is now at ground level so the tower portion is now set ... read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Toronto Takes Flight

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Toronto Takes Flight
March 6, 2010 11:31 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Speaking of things that fly: On July 8-16 1910, on the converted farmland of William G. Trethewey, the very first example of human flight in Toronto took place. The site was located near Jane and ... read more

Photo of The Day: TD Centre In The Fall

TD Centre Toronto in the fall
March 5, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
After more than 40 years these towers are still our favourites. Kudos to forum member androiduk for finding a new way to feature them. Photo by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles
March 4, 2010 10:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles. Image by thedeepend Image by thedeepend read more

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Jarvis and Bloor

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Jarvis and Bloor
March 4, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was taken from CityPlace looking northeast. Today's photo is from the opposite direction looking southwest. image by dt_toronto_geek read more

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto Close To Topping Off

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto hotel and condo by Graywood Developments
March 3, 2010 10:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto continues to rise on Wellington West. Developed by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fairview, it is designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates in ... read more

Then and Now: Danforth Avenue Looking East

Then and Now: Danforth Avenue Looking East
March 3, 2010 1:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Then. February 22, 1937. Danforth looking East. Main Street is a few dozen yards behind the photographer. Note the Duckworth's Fish and Chips. Now: December 2009. Note the Duckworth's Fish and ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Skyline from CityPlace

Photo Of The Day: Skyline from CityPlace
March 3, 2010 12:20 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Can we come up with some other colours for our new towers? Image by digitalis read more

Evocative Images Of Lost Toronto: Let's Go To The Fair

Evocative Images Of Lost Toronto: Let's Go To The Fair
March 3, 2010 12:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Acrobats and space ships down at the old Maple Leaf Stadium. read more

Subway Maps Thead (including fantasy maps)

Subway/Street Car Map
March 2, 2010 9:31 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a streetcar map that's been floating around the Transit Toronto discussion board. Yes, there are a few mistakes, but it still is quite the amazing map. The map is so huge its actually hard ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo Hits Ground Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 2, 2010 2:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condo hits ground level. So far only 1/4 of the ground floor has been poured but it looks like they're very close on another 1/4 being done soon. But there is a ... read more

Photo of The Day: The Moon Over the East End

Photo of The Day: The Moon Over the East End
March 2, 2010 2:17 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Moon Over The East End Image by Edward Skira read more

Lamb Development's Proposal for 224 King Rejected, Heading to OMB

March 1, 2010 11:19 pm | by Intern | Comments
Plans for a condo next to the Royal Alexandra Theatre have been rejected by city council this afternoon. Developed by Brad J. Lamb and designed by aA's Peter Clewes it was to soar 45 storeys. ... read more

Ont Gov't building at 880 Bay

March 1, 2010 1:50 pm | by Intern | Comments
We recently profiled plans for a new 39 storey office building the Government of Ontario is planning to build at 880 Bay Street. We even had some preliminary renderings created by &Co to ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Team Canada Hockey Team Wins The Gold Medal At The 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Team Canada Hockey Team Wins The Gold Medal At The 2010 Vancouver Olympics
March 1, 2010 1:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Oh Noooooooooooooooooooo...  For 20 minutes this is what I felt like.  Image by Edward Skira And the real Photo Of The Day. read more