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Heritage Toronto Mondays: Wickham Lodge, 1916

Heritage Toronto Logo
July 26, 2010 12:56 pm | 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

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 23, 2010

July 23, 2010 2:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Once a gem, now generally forgotten, what could the future hold for Ontario Place? (National Post) Urban Scrawl: A longing to return to ‘People City’ of the past (National Post) Vaughan: ... 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

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

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

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

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

Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint's NameOurCondo Contest Suggestions

July 16, 2010 4:44 pm | by Craig White | Comments
These are all the suggestions so far from members' posts: 3Dementia: Stage Door BMyers: Shark Condos http://www.nameourcondo.com/entry/55 Duper: Music ... read more

Cityzen, Fernbrook, and Castlepoint Announce Name Our Condo Contest!

Site for new Cityzen, Fernbrook, and Castlepoint Project, Toronto
July 16, 2010 11:35 am | by Craig White | Comments
Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes, and Castlepoint, the developers of the L Tower, are getting set to launch their next condominium project directly across the street from it. The new ... read more

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

July 15, 2010 12:23 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto needs ‘bold’ solution to gridlock problem: roundtable (National Post) Subway exit compromise fails to impress residents (National Post) Ontario Place seeks bids for a major makeover (Globe ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 14, 2010

July 14, 2010 2:37 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Final cost of stacked rinks is unknown (National Post) Construction on island tunnel to start in 2011 (National Post) New Port Lands plan builds up, not out (Globe and Mail) Universities team up ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 13, 2010

July 13, 2010 1:09 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
TTC meeting over the fate of Greenwood and Donlands stations ends well (National Post)  TTC unveils its exits strategy (Globe and Mail) A park with 1,000 names (Toronto Star) Construction on ... read more

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

July 12, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
City Council Endorses Lower Don Lands Plans, New Kingwest magazine beautifully illustrates why people don’t like King West, Neighbourhood uproar over second exits for subways + more news. read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 7, 2010

July 7, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
‘Grand civic avenue’ seen for Front St. (National Post) Highway tolls, new taxes could help alleviate gridlock: report (National Post) Massive Lawrence Heights redevelopment gets council ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For July 6, 2010

July 6, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto power outage leaves royals in the dark (Globe and Mail) Backlog puts heritage at risk (Toronto Star) A call for tolls (Toronto Sun) Nostalgia Tripping: Toronto's ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Russell Motor Car Company

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Russell Motor Car Company in 1917
July 5, 2010 12:16 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 ... read more

Topping Off June 2010: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon Developments and Zeidler Architects
July 2, 2010 11:55 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Top Ten Topics On Urban Toronto For the Month of June, 2010. 10. Absolute World (MCC, Fernbrook/Cityzen, 56 + 50s, MAD (Yansong Ma)) 9. Bloor Street Revitalization (Bloor-Yorkville BIA/City of ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For June 30, 2010

June 30, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The TTC’s idea of consultation: homes near Donlands subway station at risk (National Post) Feud brews over Casa Loma (Globe and Mail) Residents protest demolishing homes for subway ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for June 29, 2010

June 29, 2010 12:22 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Homes at risk over new subway exits (Toronto Star) Vaughan is no longer the city above Toronto (Toronto Star) Go Transit fails to alleviate concerns about the Georgetown South Project ... read more