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Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 27, 2015

March 27, 2015 9:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
$700M project at site of old Guvernment nightclub set to transform the Toronto waterfront; York Region votes to help pay for subway shortfall; Amateur analysis claims Toronto’s ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 26, 2015

March 26, 2015 9:01 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
GO-TTC sales of premium joint fares off to slow start; Tory’s hopes for more respectful city hall dashed at executive meeting; Toronto’s record house prices to rise further by ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 25, 2015

March 25, 2015 8:51 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Pan Am organizers want public to change travel plans during Games; Proposed sports field at Toronto school raises debate over rubber turf; Mayor Tory backs ranked ballots ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 24, 2015

March 24, 2015 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Compromise reached over Central Tech’s sports fields (Globe and Mail) TTC subway service suspended between Union and Bloor-Yonge stations (Toronto Star) Doug Ford racked up ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 23, 2015

March 23, 2015 8:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Birds versus buildings a deadly problem in Toronto; How one small idea could bring new life to Toronto’s back alleys; TTC head lays out plan to get problem-plagued Spadina extension ... read more

Photo of the Day: Queen and Beverley

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Queen Street West
March 23, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With an eclectic mix of trendy shops and restaurants, Toronto's Queen West neighbourhood remains one of the most popular pedestrian stretches in the city, and was recently recognized ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 20, 2015

March 20, 2015 9:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two senior TTC managers in charge of delayed, over-budget Spadina subway fired by Andy Byford; Uber supercharges city hall lobbying tactics; How the TIFF Bell Lightbox’s ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Nelson Street in the Entertainment District

Throwback Thursday, Nelson Street, Toronto
March 19, 2015 9:39 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The transformation of Toronto's Entertainment District into a high-density mixed-use district continues with the construction of new residential and commercial space, filling in the few remaining ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 19, 2015

March 19, 2015 9:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Former Brampton mayor Susan Fennell’s city compensation totalled nearly half a million dollars in 2014; Deputy mayor wants Toronto to reopen casino debate with report on Woodbine ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A Look at the Shortlisted Ferry Terminal Proposals; Metrolinx hopes GO Train bridge plan will win over Toronto residents; That $1 million Toronto home just got ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 17, 2015

March 17, 2015 8:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Amazon expands in Canada with move to new Toronto skyscraper; Milton gears up to fight CN intermodal centre; A tour of Toronto’s skyline in the summer of 1930; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 16, 2015

March 16, 2015 9:14 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Organizers to announce Pan Am Games torchbearers today; Is the third time a charm for Rexdale revitalization?; Metrolinx puts a train-mad seven-year-old in the driver seat; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 13, 2015

March 13, 2015 8:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto parking officials now towing 80-110 vehicles daily; The Changing Landscape of Toronto’s Purpose-Built Rental Market; Target Canada closing 16 stores next week; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 12, 2015

March 12, 2015 9:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Proposed 80-storey Toronto tower would be tallest building in Canada; TTC’s new ‘bendy’ buses still without bicycle racks; Connecting The Dots of transit wayfinding in the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 8:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Developers say foreign investors still a small segment of condo market; Mayor Tory’s tax stance gets broad support from council; Casino debate could focus on expanded ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 10, 2015

March 10, 2015 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Union Pearson Express test ride: A first look at Toronto’s downtown-airport train; Governments need to deliver big infrastructure projects honestly; Experts grade John Tory’s first 100 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 9, 2015

March 9, 2015 8:54 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why Toronto’s downtown relief line has become the unicorn of transit projects; Scarborough subway puts city at risk of Spadina-like overruns; Why is Toronto’s condo king ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 6, 2015

March 6, 2015 9:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s million-dollar homes reveal risks of Bank of Canada’s flirtation with lower rates; Toronto's new parking app leaves city asking: What took so long?; Spadina subway ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015 8:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s housing-price boom is a sign the city is thriving (Globe and Mail) Proposal for Honest Ed site a deal we can’t refuse: Hume (Toronto Star) read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 9:57 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Metrolinx seeking close to $100 million from City of Toronto for rail link to Pearson airport; Redevelopment of Honest Ed’s in Toronto holds several surprises; Average price of Toronto ... read more