December 3, 2012 6:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
November has been another busy month for us here at UrbanToronto. The most visited story of the month was the cancellation of the Globe and Mail's new head office at Front and Spadina, prompting a ... read more
December 3, 2012 10:55 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. James and Albert (looking west along Albert). 11:45 a.m. Feb 20, 1913. Almost one hundred years ago. Eaton's Annex store on the right, City Hall on the left.
Now. April 2012. The Annex ... read more
Ford urges council to let people of Toronto vote on his future; visualizing the future of Toronto; transit could help Eglinton turn the corner; and more news.
Ford urges council to let the people ... read more
November 29, 2012 11:31 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Plastic bags live on; Elephants in the room; Karen Stintz may seek mayor's chair after all; Lots on the Ford saga and more news. Here are today's headlines.
Rob Ford may be losing allies in ... read more
November 28, 2012 11:19 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Transit plans to go ahead despite leadership uncertainty; Death of the conservative agenda?; Presto cards coming for TTC; Chow for mayor and more news. Here are today's headlines.
The $8.4B ... read more
November 27, 2012 7:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Back in October the Walrus Magazine, Canada's general interest literary journal, invited nine Toronto-based movers and shakers to speak on "The Art of the City" at a salon held in front of a ... read more
November 27, 2012 7:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
When the Ryerson Image Centre opened in time for Nuit Blanche this year, Toronto gained a major new cultural attraction, one aimed squarely at the importance of the photographic image in this ... read more
November 27, 2012 11:29 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Ford intends to appeal; What kind of mayor does Toronto need?; New hotel at CNE; Pan Am Games on budget and more news. Here are today's headlines.
Rob Ford’s appeal will be filed ‘in the next ... read more
November 26, 2012 11:22 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Ford booted from office; Hume on constant construction; Farming in Rouge Park; The blocks that gentrification forgot and more news. Here are today's headlines.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Removed From ... read more
November 22, 2012 11:05 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Viable challengers to Ford; TDSB abandons plan to sell land; College Park to get makeover; No dedicated transit funds from the Feds and more news. Here are today's headlines.
James: Viable Ford ... read more
November 21, 2012 11:16 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Dispute still rages over closed-door session; fight continues on the plastic bag ban; Board of Health says no to a casino; building the Pan Am games and more news:
Study finds GTA companies lag in ... read more
November 20, 2012 3:32 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Building Industry and Land Development Association's (BILD) fourth annual Party for Humanity was attended by over 450 industry professionals this year, and raised more than $30,000 for Habitat ... read more
November 20, 2012 11:45 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Cost overruns on renos at Nelson Mandela Park Public School; Casino debate heats up; Ground breaking for new stadium at York University; Clean Train Coalition fights Metrolinx diesel trains and ... read more
November 19, 2012 11:51 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Poll on tax for DRL; Ford sidelines Toronto; TDSB ponders selling land from playgrounds; McCallion maintains grip on council and more news. Here are today's headlines.
Exclusive: Poll shows ... read more
November 16, 2012 6:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Lanterra's Burano condos on Bay Street—between Grenville and Grosvenor—was regularly affixed in many an UrbanToronto.ca-shutterbug's viewfinder over the course of its construction. The 50-storey ... read more
November 16, 2012 12:03 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. 'Main floor of the Adams Store. City Hall Square'. At some point Eatons expanded into this space; I'm guessing in the 1920s... And of course Eatons has been gone for over 30 years now.
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November 16, 2012 11:34 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Hume on the Queens Quay remake; Opposition to casino gains steam; Store owners sue City over plastic bag ban; Condomonium in the Annex and more news. Here are today's headlines.
A boulevard runs ... read more