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Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 22, 2013

July 22, 2013 10:18 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
A ban on new development along Bathurst Street; the TTC's new whistleblower program; a setback on the search for a new Chairperson at Build Toronto;  an unusual urban greenery project along ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bloor Skyline

Toronto skyline at Bloor Street
July 22, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Here's a shot from a different direction than our usual skyline pics of the city. Here we stand on Bloor Street East looking westward toward the Yonge-Bloor intersection. Of course, the Hudson Bay ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 19, 2013

July 19, 2013 10:11 am | by Editor | Comments
Kensington Market tries to crowdfund its fight against RioCan and Walmart; Council approves higher price tag of $91.5-million for redevelopment of St. Lawrence Market; Toronto votes against ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 18, 2013

July 18, 2013 10:12 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
Scarborough subway extension approved by City Hall amid questions over federal funding; a timeline of Toronto's transit debate since 2007; a list of road closures for the upcoming weekend; the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 17, 2013

July 17, 2013 10:30 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Phoney cop interviews, NDP scrutinize Giambrone, Ford ally strikes back, GO Transit makeover, a new editor at Toronto Sun and more news. Toronto cop disciplined for posing as flood ... read more

History Unearthed at Future Site of Parliament Street Data Centre

Parliament Street Data Centre, Toronto
July 16, 2013 5:40 pm | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
You can probably remember playing around as a kid in a sandbox and accidentally coming across some kind of hidden toy. Or you'll have heard stories of archealogists discovering fossils and pottery ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013 9:58 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Honest Ed's has been put up for sale; King Edward Hotel to be taken over by Omni Hotels; further discussion in regards to transit; and more news. Iconic Honest Ed's store - famous for its cheesy ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 15, 2013

July 15, 2013 10:26 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
The question of building a subway in Scarborough. Toronto can look toward cities such as Amsterdam when it comes to incorporating cyclists into its streets. Former mayor David Miller is calling ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 11, 2013

July 11, 2013 10:06 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
Reports of a potentially game-changing development in the Scarborough subway tug-of-war; construction of the Union Station airport express stop on schedule; riders on a flooded GO Train get a $100 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 10, 2013

July 10, 2013 9:40 am | by Editor | Comments
Soggy Toronto gets good news on weather, subway service but faces further power shortages; storm renews debate on aging infrastructure; and more news. read more

Regent Park Farmers' Market Another Jewel in its New Crown

Regent Park Farmers' Market, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto Community Housing
July 9, 2013 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In addition to reshaping our skyline, new developments contribute significantly to many other aspects of urban living. Public art installations and infrastructure upgrades are amongst the new cogs ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 9, 2013

July 9, 2013 9:20 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Post-storm coverage of massive flooding in Toronto; Scarborough RT under fire again; development charges should be raised; and more.  Toronto struggles to recover from record rains (Globe ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 8, 2013

July 8, 2013 11:31 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
A new memorial ground in Brampton, Norm Kelly tapped as possibly new Deputy Mayor, St. Clair stays Italian for now, a Rob Ford jingle, GO Transit expands Queit Zone on rush hour trains, and a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 5, 2013

July 5, 2013 8:26 am | by Editor | Comments
Subway signal failure: TTC installing new system for Yonge-Spadina line; TTC fiasco a reminder of Toronto's unpaid infrastructure bill; Taxpayers coalition says it will attempt to 'force' Toronto ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 4, 2013

July 4, 2013 10:10 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Ford pushing hard for Scarborough subway; taxpayers coalition wants to cut council in half; Byford apologizes for yesterday's commute; saving BIXI with toilets; crackdown begins on public drinking ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 03, 2013

July 3, 2013 10:11 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Evidence may soon reveal connection between Mayor and gang; development fee increase gains support; Metrolinx washes hands of subway debate; report pushing for supervised injection sites, and more ... read more

Artscape Revitalizes Heritage Shaw Street School in Queen West

Shaw Street School before renovations
July 2, 2013 5:00 pm | by Andrea Yu | Comments
Renovations are well under way at the closed Shaw Street School, soon to become Artscape’s newest project to foster creative development in the city: Artscape Youngplace. read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For July 2, 2013

July 2, 2013 9:55 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Media want evidence unsealed in Rob Ford scandal; very few Torontonians keen on Walmart in Kensington; TTC and Metrolinx to square off over disputed costs regarding aging Scarborough rapid transit ... read more

Then and Now: Front and Bay

Bay and Front, Toronto, 1951
June 28, 2013 9:57 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. May 14, 1951. News Box. Northwest corner of Front and Bay. This is my favourite of all the photographs at the online Toronto Archives. So many elements combine here: • The people ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For June 28, 2013

June 28, 2013 9:36 am | by Editor | Comments
Toronto to gauge impact of Ontario's $150-million funding cut in new report; unpaid out-of-town traffic ticket may show up on your property taxes;  Toronto to gauge impact of Ontario’s ... read more