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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 2, 2018

April 2, 2018 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Harbourfront Centre unable to pay $1.4 million in tax and rent, says City of Toronto staff report; Metrolinx working at Kipling Station to build regional bus ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Casa II and III

Throwback Thursday, Casa III, III Condos, Cresford, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 29, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us high above Toronto's Yonge and Bloor area for a view of two big new additions to Charles Street between Yonge and Church. Just over two years ago, in March ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 29, 2018

March 29, 2018 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Gregg Lintern to takeover as Toronto’s new chief planner, will focus on 'livability'; Downtown roadwork won’t be permitted overnight, Toronto councillors ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto council defers the vote on the north Yonge St. remake; If you want to be Toronto's mayor, the city will tell you how to run; Are rent-strikes the new war plan for ... read more

Going TALL at Bloor and Bathurst, and Gearing Up for Hot Docs

New York and the World Trade Center: a still from TALL, image courtesy of Hot Do
March 27, 2018 2:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The southwest corner of Bloor and Bathurst streets in Toronto's Annex area will be getting some twenty-something tall buildings over the next few years, but in the next few days, The Ted Rogers ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson transit expert challenges the TTC’s findings on the King St. pilot project; Toronto councillors protest decision to not debate city’s financial ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018 8:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Road safety activists to hold ‘die-in’ at city hall; In a city desperate for more transit, for Toronto’s Little Jamaica it could be bad news; Work is set to begin on the New ... read more

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

March 23, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory praises new rule that moves downtown Toronto roadwork to overnight; Thornhill Muslim community development to be appealed at OMB; Community 'hub' in east ... read more

Throwback Thursday: One Bloor East

Throwback Thursday, One Bloor East, Toronto
March 22, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Toronto's Bloor Street West, turning back the clock to just to December 2015 for a view of progress at Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 22, 2018

March 22, 2018 8:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New Progress Toronto political group plans to shake-up the status quo at city hall; TTC approves Humber Bay Shores shuttle bus to Mimico GO station; Ontario’s cottage ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 21, 2018

March 21, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sidewalk Labs 'hadn't foreseen' data concerns in designing Toronto neighbourhood; TTC board approves U-Pass for post-secondary students; Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti to ... read more

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

March 20, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto council’s executive committee pushes off controversial report that points to future fiscal problems; Has Toronto Become a City of Instagram Photo ... read more

Photo of the Day: One Bloor East

One Bloor East condos, Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
March 20, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows off the striking exterior of Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East at the corner of Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection. Captured by Forum ... read more

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

March 19, 2018 8:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Gates to be installed after car driven into Toronto streetcar tunnel again; Bombardier reportedly hires TD for Downsview site sale; Toronto's Hotel X at last ... read more

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

March 16, 2018 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC suspends Presto fare-gate installation due to mechanical, software problems; From empty space to vibrant hub, Artscape creating new Weston centre; Ridesharing app ‘for ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 7 St. Thomas

Throwback Thursday, 7 St. Thomas, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
March 15, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back 7 years for a before and after comparison of an infill office project in Toronto's Bay and Bloor area. Back in December 2010, a block of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 15, 2018

March 15, 2018 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto transit plans get major boost from federal, provincial governments; Toronto’s Long-Term Financial Plan; Leslieville condo dwellers start a climate change ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 14, 2018

March 14, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC proposes deeper discounts for college and university students; With Ford out of the running, Toronto mayoral race now wide open; Residents oppose plans to build meat ... read more

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

March 13, 2018 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC internal report on fare evasion raises red flags over lost revenue; Toronto facing a massive $1.42 billion budget gap in five years; Eight times drivers couldn’t ... read more