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Then and Now: Victoria Park And Finch Avenue East

Then and Now: Victoria Park And Finch Avenue East
February 9, 2010 9:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here is a pair of comparison shots of Victoria Park and, what was then Finch Avenue East, and is today Pawnee Avenue. The "Then" photo is from 1955 with the "Now" photo from 2010. The first one ... read more

A Pictorial History Of Toronto's Cedarvale Neighbourhood

A Pictorial History Of Cedarvale
February 7, 2010 1:23 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
cedarvale charioteer 1 In the spirit of the Than & Now thread, I'm impelled to post some pics of Cedarvale, my childhood neighbourhood. Bounded by Eglinton to the north, Bathurst to the east ... read more

Heritage Toronto: Building Storeys 2010

Heritage Toronto: Building Storeys 2010
February 7, 2010 9:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
After the success of our 2009 exhibit, Building Storeys 2010 returns in February 2010 for a longer stay at the Gladstone Hotel! read more

Then and Now: Yonge and Elmwood In North York

Then and Now: Yonge and Elmwood In North York
February 2, 2010 4:38 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Yonge and Elmwood in North York, looking northwest. Then: Sometime in the 1960s. Then and Now: Yonge and Elmwood In North York Now: November 2009. read more

Then and Now: Eaton's College Park

Then and Now: Eaton's College Park
January 30, 2010 12:10 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Contrary to what we always thought it would appear that the original design for the Eaton's College Street store only went to Hayter Street (see montage by Wyliespoon below). There was, however an ... read more

Then and Now: Looking East Along College Across Bay.

Then and Now: Looking East Along College Across Bay.
January 27, 2010 2:31 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then: 1940s? Looking east along College across Bay. Then and Now: Looking East Along College Across Bay. Some interesting things to note. The YMCA, which is now located a block north on ... read more

Then and Now: Queen Street Looking Toward Roncesvalles and King

Then & Now: Queen Street Looking Toward Roncesvalles and King
January 23, 2010 10:50 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then: 1922. Queen street, looking SW. Roncesvalles and King street in the distance - part of the trifecta that make up this famously old intersection - the original "Gateway" to Toronto before the ... read more

Relaunch 2010: Welcome to the new Urban Toronto

Relaunch 2010: Welcome to the new Urban Toronto
January 19, 2010 10:25 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Hello everybody! Welcome to the new Urban Toronto. We've added some great new features we hope you'll like. It's all so new that we haven't had a chance to try it all out yet. We appreciate your ... read more