August 20, 2012 10:11 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Toronto film industry reclaims contentious G20 jail, Centreville at risk of losing contract of 67 years, social housing list continues to grow and celebrate Yonge kicks off.
Film studio that ... read more
Then. St. Michael's Hospital, Bond Street. Looks to be 1910-ish? Read a bit of history here.
Now. April 2012. Amazingly, I do believe the old structure is still there underneath all that. I ... read more
Then. Elizabeth Street. W side looking NW. just S of Dundas. c1967-ish.
Three long gone Chinatown businesses of note here:
You can just make out the 'en' of Lichee Garden on the left. They ... read more
August 16, 2012 10:29 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Rob Ford gets a new chief of staff, McGuinty government stands behind John Tory and Toronto holds onto the title of fourth most livable city.
Rob Ford names Mark Towhey new chief of staff ... read more
August 15, 2012 11:36 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Mayor Ford's policy guru; a case of sisterly rivalry; new LRV's to be displayed at the Ex; Canada's largest graffiti wall; city to allow topless rallies and more news:
Garbage glitch just part of ... read more
August 15, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Mimicking the high-tech aesthetic of Parkin Architects' Citibank Place that looms over the site, this is an example of a public art installation that is better than the building that it was ... read more
August 14, 2012 10:20 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
PM Harper helps open Ryerson's Athletic Centre; Ford praises new garbage collection; dreams for a cricket field; a lost village and more:
Bins left overflowing nearly a week as Toronto’s private ... read more
August 13, 2012 10:14 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Can big-box grocers and independent shops coexist? It’s what residents of the Village are about to find out (National Post)
Private trash collection gets a few more weeks to prove it isn’t a mess ... read more
August 10, 2012 10:10 am | by Albert Chen | Comments
Mayor Ford released from hospital; city councillors to receive pay raise next week; Olivia reflects on Jack; Toronto garbage outsourcing issues continue and more news:
Rob Ford to return to City ... read more
August 9, 2012 10:42 am | by Albert Chen | Comments
One step closer to reality for Markham arena; Port Lands redevelopment plans impress, although it will be a lengthy process; opportunity to own a piece of Toronto hotel history; return of popular ... read more
August 8, 2012 9:26 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Mayor Ford admitted to hospital; combating a 'nature deficit'; Metrolinx taken to court over diesel train plan; private trash collectors off to a slow start and more news:
Private trash collectors ... read more