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Surprise: Toronto's Street Signs Make For Engaging Works Of Art

General typology of Toronto street signs
August 20, 2010 12:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Sometimes it seems that there's another style street sign for every street in Toronto, and in fact there are countless looks from over the years and from all of the former municipalities that now ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 20, 2010

August 20, 2010 12:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Waterfront Toronto unveils ambitious new downtown neighbourhood (National Post) Details of Toronto’s newest waterfront neighbourhood announced (Globe and Mail) Plans revealed for new ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 19, 2010

August 19, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto’s bike lanes need to be connected (National Post) Ontario Place seeks new vision (Globe and Mail) Bloor shopping strip upgrade now expected by October (Globe and Mail) Too ... read more

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

August 14, 2010 5:21 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bailão slams Giambrone over Dufferin Jog, Hume: Tim does its bit on the Danforth, City Council Plans Improved Control Over TTC Budgets + more news. read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 13, 2010

August 13, 2010 4:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Zoning bylaw lands on city councillors (National Post) Old faces bring new life to Brick Works (National Post) Post gets action: City rejects new floors on downtown condo (National ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 12, 2010

August 12, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Chutzpah and change on St. Nicholas Street (National Post) Hamilton’s stadium fumbles (Globe and Mail)  TTC plan to award contract for new fare system attacked (Globe and ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 11, 2010

August 11, 2010 2:34 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Miller opens Toronto’s newest beach, teases reporters on return to race, Women's College Hospital to get facelift + more news. read more

Daily headlines: News from the Internet for August 10, 2010

August 10, 2010 1:11 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
FYI: Miller not reconsidering a run for office, Toronto’s newest beach opens, David Miller suggests skinny dipping,Build Toronto wants $200 million in city loan guarantees + more news. read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: The Jacob Strong House

Heritage Toronto Mondays: The Jacob Strong House Toronto
August 9, 2010 1:19 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

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 7, 2010

August 7, 2010 12:29 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
When TIFF moves south, will Yorkville keep its cachet?, Toronto without real-estate woes is a city that hardly knows itself, Does the future look like the past for subway expansion? + more news. read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 6, 2010

August 6, 2010 11:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto real estate transactions drop 34% in July, Semi stories: What life is like when you share a wall, A photographic tour of new it spot, the Thompson Hotel + more news. read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 5, 2010

August 5, 2010 2:26 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
More delays after Dufferin jog completion, Leslieville beat the big-box, but may end up with auto dealerships + more news. read more

Daily headlines: News from the Internet for August 4, 2010

August 4, 2010 2:22 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
More delays after Dufferin jog completion, Leslieville beat the big-box, but may end up with auto dealerships + more news. read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For August 3, 2010

August 2, 2010 12:49 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Condo-naming contest tops 2,000 entries (National Post) Condo sales in Toronto drop for first time in 16 years (Globe and Mail) Who made the mystery statues in the Humber River? (Toronto ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 31, 2010

July 31, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Downtown office vacancy rate up: study (National Post) Metrolinx takes train: Crown takes over to build link to Pearson airport (National Post) Comment: Rail link should focus on service ... read more

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

July 29, 2010 12:58 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Q and A: Digging up the dirt on the TTC boring process (National Post) New Metrolinx chairman named (National Post) Gehry apologized for condo slight, developer says (Globe and Mail) read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 28, 2010

July 28, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
'Open-fare’ technology not embraced elsewhere (Globe and Mail) Frank Gehry’s childhood home to be razed (Toronto Star) Metrolinx awards $54M tunneling contract for Eglinton line (Toronto Sun) Brad ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 27, 2010

July 27, 2010 12:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
City Place 2 creates traffic headaches in Toronto’s downtown, Our fare share: Comparing transit payment systems, Frank Gehry’s boyhood home set to be replaced by a condo + more news. read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 27, 2010

July 27, 2010 12:39 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Posted Toronto Political Panel: A token effort to fix the TTC (National Post) Big dreams for ‘Little Ethiopia’ dashed (Globe and Mail) Frank Gehry unfazed by plans to demolish childhood home in ... read more

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