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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 17, 2010

June 17, 2010 1:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ford shrugs off ‘rude’ reception (National Post) Pug Awards: Housing Co-op and Royal Conservatory come out on top (National Post) Ford’s proposal to halve council won’t save money or improve ... read more

News Headlines For June 17, 2010

June 17, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
And the winner of the Sherbourne park naming contest is….Sherbourne Commons (National Post) Downsview plan set for North York council vote (Globe and Mail) Auckland transit blues (Globe and ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 16, 2010

June 16, 2010 12:15 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Chris Higgins: TTC must capitalize on its real estate (National Post) Extreme Dome Makeover: Province looking to remodel Ontario Place (National Post)  Comment: Keep Ontario Place ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 15, 2010

June 15, 2010 2:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Gardiner: Tear it down, or keep it? An online survey lets you decide (sort of) (National Post) Strolling into new territory: Our neighbours' 'hoods (Toronto Star) Condos fleeing city-run ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Toronto Ferry Boat Trillium

Heritage Toronto Mondays Toronto Ferry Boat Trillium
June 14, 2010 10:20 am | by Craig White | 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 June 14, 2010

June 14, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Posted Toronto Political Panel: Is Mammoliti’s campaign all an act? (National Post) Metrolinx orders LRVs for Transit City (National Post) Toronto's worst intersection? (Globe and Mail) Metrolinx ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 12, 2010

June 12, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Good for the ‘hood? Labelling a corner of the city is an exercise in delicate neighbourly relations (National Post) Pantalone rules out road tolls (Toronto Star) Hume: G20 and the architecture of ... read more

Daily Poll for June 10, 2010: Sherbourne Park Choices Narrowed

June 10, 2010 12:49 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Choices have now been narrowed to 3 potential names for Sherbourne Park. UrbanToronto correctly predicted 2 of the top 3: Merchant's Wharf Park and Sherbourne Commons led our poll of the initial ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 10, 2010

June 10, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Hume: Rae calls it a day (Toronto Star) New Church Street condo deal sparks community uproar (blogTO) Giorgio Mammoliti’s Kyle Rae jokes more interesting than his waterfront plan (Toronto ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 9, 2010

June 9, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Mammoliti plan turns Gardiner into garden (Globe and Mail) The Minutes at City Hall (Toronto Star) G20 bank closings “brutal” for real estate industry (Toronto Star) Metrolinx a rubber stamp for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 8, 2010

June 8, 2010 12:05 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Reconciling the Toronto Purchase  (National Post) Demolition of historic buildings begins in Brantford (Toronto Star) No cars on the Gardiner in Mammoliti’s waterfront ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Shea's Victoria Theatre

Shea's Victoria Vaudeville Theatre Toronto
June 7, 2010 4:00 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 June 7, 2010

June 7, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Open atrium design chosen for new St. Lawrence Market building (Globe and Mail) Concept art from the winner of the St. Lawrence Market design competition (Globe and Mail) Palatial glass design ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 4, 2010

June 4, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
House sales dipped in May, prices rose (National Post) Construction starts on Union Station revamp (National Post) Mammoliti envisions revived waterfront (National Post) Weston residents want ... read more

News Headlines For June 3, 2010

June 3, 2010 12:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fast train to nowhere (Globe and Mail) Nanticoke offers to host Oakville’s power plant (Toronto Star)  Sunlight Park Carhouse? (Steve Munro) TTC Transit Stuff Reaches the End of the ... read more

Heritage Toronto Walks For June 2010

Heritage Toronto Walks For June 2010
June 1, 2010 12:56 pm | by Craig White | Comments
On weekends from May to October, Heritage Toronto offers guided walks of neighbourhoods and special places across the city. Learn the stories behind the people, landscapes and historic buildings ... read more

Topping Off May 2010: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Trump Tower in downtown Toronto by Talon International and Zeidler Architects
June 1, 2010 12:46 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Tied for 10th place: 10. St Lawrence Market North (4s) & One Bloor (1 Bloor East, Great Gulf, 65s, Hariri Pontarini)  9. The Berczy (51-61 Front St E., Concert, 13s, IBI ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Cawthraw Mulock House

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Cawthraw Mulock House
May 31, 2010 9:58 am | by Craig White | 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 May 31, 2010

May 31, 2010 1:35 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A landscaped lunchroom at City Hall (National Post) The Posted Toronto Political Panel: Transit plan jumps the rails (National Post) An oasis at the top of City Hall (Globe and Mail) Reality ... read more

Prime Minister Harper and The Aga Khan at the Aga Khan Museum + Ismaili Centre

Prime Minister Harper and The Aga Khan at the Aga Khan Museum + Ismaili Centre
May 29, 2010 10:46 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Aga Khan and Prime Minister Stephen Harper were in Toronto on Friday to officiate at the foundation ceremony of the Aga Khan Museum and Ismaili Centre on Wynford Drive in Don Mills. Several ... read more