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Photo Of The Day: A Look East Towards A Newly Growing Skyline

Photo Of The Day: A Look East Towards A Newly Growing Skyline
July 22, 2010 1:56 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A look east towards a newly growing skyline. Image by ultran00b Additional photos by ultran00b can be found here. read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 22, 2010

July 22, 2010 11:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Comment: Graduated fare structure only way to go for TTC (National Post) Homeowners see red over taxes (Toronto Star) TTC riders might lose battle of the smart cards (Toronto ... read more

Trump Toronto Cladding Up Close

Trump Tower Hotel and Residences Toronto designed by Zeidler Architects.
July 22, 2010 11:12 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Solaris went halfway up the Bay Adelaide Centre and got these up-close shots of cladding work on the Trump Tower Toronto. These shots, and more in the original post (see link ... read more

Tribute Communities and RioCan's 1717 Fits In On Avenue Road

1717 Avenue Road. 6 storey apartment by RioCan/Tribute with Turner Fleischer.
July 22, 2010 10:57 am | by Craig White | Comments
1717 Avenue Road is the kind of building the City wants to see lining many of our avenues. With setbacks on both the arterial and neighbourhood sides, 1717's 6-storey height does not ... read more

Quick Pic: Frank Stollery Parkette Coming To Life

Stollery Parkette outside Lotus Condos at Yonge and Davenport. Photo by jallan71
July 22, 2010 10:27 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Frank Stollery Parkette slowly comes to life. The park is located at the south west corner of Yonge and Davenport. A cafe in the base of the 16 storey Lotus Condo, which will open on to the park, ... read more

Then and Now: Baldwin and Kensington (1919)

South East corner of Baldwin and Kensington in Toronto 1919
July 21, 2010 1:59 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Quote Of The Day:  I think we humans are like fruit flies to the long lived species of the plant world. We are born, fuss with our Blackberries and expire. Then: 181 Baldwin on October 7, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 21, 2010

July 21, 2010 1:54 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Rocco Rossi unveils TTC fare collection overhaul plan (National Post) Downtrodden lower Yonge on the road to recovery (Globe and Mail) How to be cool in Toronto: Have a 416 number (Toronto ... read more

M5V Condominiums By TAS And Lifetime Developments On The Rise

M5V Condominiums in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and Core, Teeple
July 21, 2010 1:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
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Quick Pic: Victory Condo By BLVD Developments Starts To Rise On King West

Victory Condos in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and Wallman Architects
July 21, 2010 1:44 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Victory Condo by BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments starts to rise at 478 King West. The 12 storey building was designed by Wallman Architects. Image by mo-tage read more

Photo Of The Day: KPMG Signage Comes To Bay-Adelaide Centre West Tower

Photo Of The Day: KPMG Signage Comes To Bay-Adelaide Centre West Tower
July 21, 2010 1:39 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Bay Adelaide Centre is finally getting the logo of its main tenant installed. KPMG, a major accounting firm, will have its name up on all four sides of the 51 storey office building that ... read more

Review: Art Deco Architecture in Toronto

Art Deco Architeture in Toronto
July 20, 2010 1:35 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The term Art Deco usually conjures up images of streamlined cars driving through Chicago and Detroit, or chrome details on Chrysler Building or Rockefeller Centre in New York. It does not, ... read more

The Pinnacle Centre's Last Tower Rising Quickly

33 Bay in Toronto by Pinnacle international and Page + Steele Architects
July 20, 2010 1:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
33 Bay Residences, the fourth and final tower at Pinnacle International's downtown complex, the Pinnacle Centre, is now 22 storeys tall, and is on its way to either 46 or 52 storeys. The ... read more

George Brown College Waterfront Campus Crane Installed

George Brown College in Toronto by KPMP / Stantec architects
July 20, 2010 1:16 pm | by Craig White | Comments
WaterfrontToronto has released a render that gives a glimpse of what we can expect the new KPMB/Stantec designed George Brown College building on the East Bayfront to look like in a couple of ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 20, 2010

July 20, 2010 10:22 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Internet jokesters disqualified from condo-naming contest (National Post) Worst Intersections: Lonsdale Road and Avenue Road (Globe and Mail) Hume: Reports of Toronto’s demise are ... read more

Photo Of The Day: A Smoggy Toronto Skyline From Don Mills And Sheppard

Image by androiduk taken near Don Mills and Sheppard of the smoggy day in T.O.
July 20, 2010 10:19 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
With the heat & humidity comes smog. This is from Don Mills & Sheppard. Image by androiduk read more

Quick Pic: Ïce Condos By Cadillac Fairview and Lanterra Developments Start Construction

Ïce Condos Toronto By Cadillac Fairview and Lanterra Developments
July 20, 2010 10:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work on Ïce Condos, developed Cadillac Fairview and Lanterra Developments, has started. Located on the southwest corner of York and Bremner, the complex will consist of a 65 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 19, 2010

July 19, 2010 1:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Niagara ads depict Toronto as a cramped, noisy and ugly city (National Post) ‘I stick to my guns’ (Globe and Mail) Mayoral candidate proposes fast-tracking good building designs (Toronto Star) Old ... read more

Revitalization Coming To Toronto's Ontario Place?

Revitalization Coming To Toronto's Ontario Place? Design by Ed Zeidler.
July 19, 2010 11:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ontario Place, the theme and water park owned by the Province Of Ontario, has announced plans for a major revitalization. Located on three artificial islands in Lake Ontario just off the CNE ... read more

Works Progresses on Cityzen & Fernbrook's The Shores in Oakville

The Shores Condos Oakville by Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes and Page + Steele
July 19, 2010 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Work progresses on Cityzen and Fernbrook's Bronte Harbour project in western Oakville, called The Shores Condos. The 10-storey condominium is designed in a modern ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Shea's Hippodrome

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Shea's Hippodrome
July 19, 2010 10:33 am | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto has partnered with Heritage Toronto to capture a moment in Toronto's past. On a weekly basis, we will both be highlighting a historic photo of the city's people, places and ... read more