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Photo of the Day: Sunrise Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 25, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a sunrise view of Toronto's Financial District skyline. Captured by Forum contributor Razz and submitted to our 88 Scott Street Forum thread, this view faces west ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 24, 2018

April 24, 2018 8:48 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Massive investigation into Toronto van attack will shut down Yonge Street for days; As vote looms, here are the facts on Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack plan; Ontario’s basic ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mayor John Tory to make affordable housing the focus of re-election campaign; City staff adjusted numbers to boost case for GO station promised by John Tory, documents ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 20, 2018

April 20, 2018 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Site revealed for new Ryerson University campus in Brampton; TTC resumes installation of Presto fare gates; Finch LRT delayed another year; and more news: TTC’s top ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 87 Peter

Throwback Thursday, 87 Peter Condos, Menkes, Toronto
April 19, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A year is all it takes to highlight a big change in Toronto. For this week's Throwback Thursday, we turn the clocks back to February 2017 for a view of construction at Menkes ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018 8:19 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC will no longer offer free parking at new Line 1 stations; Peter Gilgan is the new owner of Toronto’s most expensive condo; Councillor calls for inquiry into ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Rexdale residents want childcare in Woodbine casino plans; Mayor’s executive committee approves ‘untested’ financing plan for SmartTrack; ROM to revamp Bloor St. entrance ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Etobicoke development would leave residents next to noisy GO rail yard and ‘advised to close the windows’; Airbnb restrictions up in the air as tourist season ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Small Ontario town’s Uber partnership could signal shift for Canadian public transit; Mississauga aims to urbanize a poster child of suburbia; Committee OKs proposal ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s housing bubble cost sellers $136 million; We tried to get a copy of the Sidewalk Toronto agreement; Students and disabled customers left out after TTC photo ID shop ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 8:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Vaughan condo development buyers frustrated even as money refunded; Cabbagetown daycare proposal refused at city hall over traffic concerns; Toronto condo rents climb 11% in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018 8:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Cost of Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack plan could rise, report shows; Vaughan city council urged to support Thornhill Muslim community development, pending OMB ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 10, 2018

April 10, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Governments pledge to protect, expand social housing; Councillor urges more city control over payday establishments; Dan Doctoroff on building the neighbourhood of tomorrow; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 9, 2018

April 9, 2018 8:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The quiet man: Gregg Lintern, Toronto’s new chief planner; Queen’s Park’s Long Overdue Move on Fare Integration; Cabbagetown residents up in arms over proposed daycare; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 6, 2018

April 6, 2018 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario budget promises new transit and GO discounts, but TTC riders won’t see better service; ‘Hostile architecture’ a growing problem for the homeless, advocates say; It’s time to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cherry Beach and the Eastern Gap

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 6, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of Toronto's Cherry Beach and the Eastern Gap, providing access to Toronto Harbour. Captured by drone and submitted by Forum contributor Jasonzed, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 5, 2018

April 5, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The next steps for the Toronto Museum; Water and sewer capacity aren’t the only concerns in Yonge-Eglinton, transit and school issues must be addressed, councillor ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 4, 2018

April 4, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Worried about local water and sewer capacity, Toronto staff move to pause condo development at Yonge-Eglinton; Toronto launches discounts for low-income TTC ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 3, 2018

April 3, 2018 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Giorgio Mammoliti won’t run for a seat in provincial election after all; A Disneyland on Toronto Islands, new TTC logos and the rest of Toronto’s funniest April Fools’ Day ... read more