December 19, 2012 3:51 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Canada's biggest hotel, The Delta Chelsea along Gerrard Street West just north of Yonge-Dundas Square, has announced it will be under new owners in a few months. Delta, which has another hotel ... read more
December 19, 2012 2:29 pm | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Toronto is not the only city in the throes of condo development. The community of Barrie is set to experience its own large-scale residential development, and is doing so in a spirit of public ... read more
December 19, 2012 10:48 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Gardiner on a crash course; Presto builder has poor track record; teachers threaten more strikes; revamping Wheel-Trans + more:
Hume: Toronto and Gardiner on crash course (Toronto Star)
System ... read more
Today's Photo of the Day comes from UrbanToronto's Flickr pool. Captured by Urban Quarter, the St. Lawrence Market neighbourhood's Berczy Park is lit beautifully for the holidays with a festive ... read more
Councillors warm up to private-sector fix for Gardiner; Olivia Chow only serious by-election threat to Rob Ford; Toronto considering all options for crumbling Gardiner and more news.
Councillors ... read more
December 18, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Train tracks in the forefront give way to cranes that rise from the West Don Lands where construction of the PanAm Athlete's Village is underway, dwarfing the Clear Spirit condos in the Distillery ... read more
Diagnosing Toronto's casino fever; seeking a village feel for a high-rise cluster in North Toronto; air-rail link has Metrolinx 'clear-cutting' trees along the rails; and more news.
Diagnosing ... read more
December 17, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
A beautiful day sets, making silhouettes of the L Tower and CN Tower, as if no other skyscrapers existed in Toronto. Looking west, the city stands as a podium to the curvaceous towers.
CN Tower ... read more
December 14, 2012 6:15 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
The Entertainment District was back in the spotlight this week through a series of public consultation meetings on recently submitted and existing proposals in the pipeline. Monday evening, ... read more
December 14, 2012 10:15 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. October 18, 1911. Adelaide and Bay; looking east across Bay along Adelaide. A photographic panorama of Toronto workaday life and detail frozen across the unfathomable gulf of time. Yes, I ... read more
December 14, 2012 9:53 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Ten York to include co-op units; state of Gardiner news to mayor's office; talk of tolls on the Gardiner. These are today's headlines.
Downtown Toronto condo building set to include affordable ... read more
December 14, 2012 9:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Toronto is a city of many different skylines. From Mississauga to North York to Scarborough to downtown, all of them have a unique character and have seen a lot of growth in the recent past. ... read more
December 13, 2012 6:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We sat down with Elaine Cecconi and Anna Simone who recently celebrated a major milestone at their eponymously named interior design firm, Cecconi Simone. The firm is well known to UrbanToronto ... read more
December 13, 2012 10:58 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Nothing mysterious about this location... October 16, 1911. Looking north up Bay Street towards Old City Hall. Interesting streetlights. Interesting how back-breaking the labour must have ... read more