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Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For May 2, 2011

May 2, 2011 1:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ford endorses Harper because of implied support for Sheppard subway, Ford’s sale of city’s waterfront real estate begins, Rob Ford campaign finances face possible audit ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 29, 2011

April 29, 2011 8:50 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Metrolinx gives summer timeline for Eglinton line construction, They dig, then they dig again, then..., Decision to nix the Fort York Bridge will prove costly ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 28, 2011

April 28, 2011 12:52 am | by Editor | Comments
Toronto committee votes in favour of privatizing garbage collection, Ontario Place to offer free admission this summer, Slight delays for motorists on Jarvis after bike lanes installed ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 27, 2011

April 27, 2011 12:06 am | by Editor | Comments
BIXI begins installing bike-sharing stations across Toronto, Echo Beach venue not far away in time, Hume: A vote for Cusimano will be a vote for Ford ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 26, 2011

April 26, 2011 12:04 am | by Editor | Comments
Toronto, Mississauga win ‘cities of the future’ ranking, Ford team eager to go up against Augimeri, The Vanishing Eglinton Right-of-Way ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 25, 2011

April 25, 2011 12:06 am | by Editor | Comments
The Mythical Private Sector Subway, Dundas-Sherbourne poised for a surprising rebirth, There’s promise on the waterfront, however far-fetched ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For April 21, 2011

April 21, 2011 12:22 am | by Editor | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: The square looks sad, Photos of a rare tour inside the Don Jail, Sparks fly in debate over Canada’s first “near urban” national park in GTA ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For April 20, 2011

April 20, 2011 1:36 am | by Editor | Comments
Trash talk heats up: A closer look at privatization, Toronto FC building $17M training facility, Mississauga lays groundwork for waterfront redevelopment ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Sprucecourt Jr Public School

Photo Of The Day: Sprucecourt Jr Public School Toronto
April 19, 2011 10:21 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Recently been spending some time in Cabbagetown. Great place to catch a glimpse of downtown. Just to the left of this photo is the Spruce Court Housing Co-op which was one of the first public ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 19, 2011

April 19, 2011 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Hume: On the waterfront, Doug Ford needs a business lesson, LORINC: Let’s Play Ball with the Waterfront (Again)!, Peter Kuitenbrouwer: City moves to privatize trash pick-up (UPDATED) ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: The Scarborough Bluffs

Scarborough Bluffs
April 18, 2011 2:42 pm | 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 events, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For April 18, 2011

April 18, 2011 2:14 pm | by Editor | Comments
View of Queen’s Park endangered by condos: activists (National Post) Mayor Ford says Waterfront Toronto work under review (National Post) Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Waterfront’s bright future still only ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for April 14, 2011

April 14, 2011 9:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Podcast: On the waterfront, City Hall (the politics) and Queen’s Park (the building) (National Post) Government-sponsored waterfront development a waste: Doug Ford (Globe and Mail) Hume: Fiscal ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for April 13, 2011

April 13, 2011 9:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Waterfront CEO hits back at city critics (National Post) The city should pull out of Waterfront Toronto: Doug Ford (National Post) A victory for left-leaning bloc of Toronto council (Globe and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for April 12, 2011

April 12, 2011 9:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Waterfront Toronto is moving too slowly: critics (National Post) Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Spirit of One Love rages at city council (National Post) Rob Ford’s war on graffiti results in something less ... read more

Photo of the Day: Then and Now Hanlan's Point

Hanlan's Point Stadium remixed with modern day Toronto skyline, image by Aladone
April 11, 2011 11:38 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Photo Of The Day: Hanlan's Point Stadium Remixed With Modern Day Toronto's Skyline Photo By Aladone Today's Photo Of The Day is a remix of two photos, one past and one a recent one. Created by ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for April 08, 2011

April 11, 2011 9:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: House U of T students at CityPlace (National Post) Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Peeling marble off First Canadian Place fosters Toronto pride (National Post) Tories pledge to create ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: 1899 Vintage Simpson's Catalogue

Simpsons Catalogue, 1899
April 11, 2011 1:20 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 events, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for April 11, 2011

April 8, 2011 8:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Posted Toronto Political Panel: Should the city stop selling pop in arenas? (National Post) Five new road construction hot spots to avoid (Globe and Mail) Get ready for another summer of ... read more

Toronto Railway Heritage Centre at the John Street Roundhouse

Railway Heritage
April 7, 2011 12:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto was back down at the Toronto Railway Heritage Centre in the John Street Roundhouse today for the unveiling of Vicky, an 85 tonne steam engine that will literally be centre stage ... read more