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

October 4, 2013 9:45 am | by Editor | Comments
Stintz refuses further TTC fare hike, lobbies for more funding; Mirvish to plead case for Gehry condo to provincial board; Brookings Institute's Jennifer Bradley talks cities in TO; and more ... read more

Heritage Toronto Architecture Award Nominees: Part 2

Mjolk House, courtesy of Heritage Toronto
October 3, 2013 4:05 pm | by Tyler Greenleaf | Comments
Part 2 of 3 highlighting Heritage Toronto's nominees for the 2013 William Greer Architectural Conservation and Craftsmanship award category read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For October 3, 2013

October 3, 2013 9:17 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Rob Ford addresses connection with Sandro Lisi before traveling to Austin; City will decide Scarborough subway route; Growing car-share industry changing transit habits; and more news. Arrest of ... read more

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

October 2, 2013 9:02 am | by Editor | Comments
Twenty years later, 905/416 divide continues to define city; Rob Ford's friend charged with drug offences; TTC, GO glitches plague weary commuters; and more news. Twenty years later, 905/416 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For October 1, 2013

October 1, 2013 9:23 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Wider ban on smoking in public space; Toronto councillors receiving rent discounts; Ryerson urged to reinstall Sam the Record Man sign; Nuit Blanche 2013 Guide; GO increases service for ... read more

Heritage Toronto Architecture Award Nominees: Part 1

Dineen Building (after), courtesy of Heritage Toronto
September 30, 2013 4:35 pm | by Tyler Greenleaf | Comments
Here on UT, it is true that new buildings are highlighted, but the old, refurbished buildings keep our attention too. read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 30, 2013

September 30, 2013 9:54 am | by Luca Campacci | Comments
Scarborough Subway could cost 2.5 billion and a decade to complete; Toronto cemeteries are running out of land; public vs. private spaces in Toronto; Increasing potholes becoming hazardous for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 27, 2013

September 27, 2013 9:12 am | by Editor | Comments
45 contenders vie for vacant seat in Toronto council; Toronto's Trump Hotel looks to brighter future; Rob Ford has one official challenger for 2014 mayoral race; and more news. 45 contenders vie ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 9:30 am | by Editor | Comments
East-end subway route passes TTC vote, barely; Mayor Rob Ford's popularity climbs to nearly half in latest poll; downtown relief line a 'priority' over Scarborough subway, TTC head Andy Byford ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 25, 2013

September 25, 2013 9:49 am | by Editor | Comments
Conflict looms over funding for subway extension; Toronto looking at ways to boost apartment construction; Island Airport study won't be expanded, executive committee decides; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: View From Market Wharf

View from Market Wharf Condo, Toronto
September 24, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
The Market Wharf condo just south of St. Lawrence Market offers up some pretty fine views. This one is a view towards the west looking out over the GO tracks, CN Tower and construction ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 24, 2013

September 24, 2013 9:30 am | by Editor | Comments
Feds offer funds for Toronto subway as Ontario warns it won't be enough; defaced Highway of Heroes mural remained by artists; digital billboards could soon pop up across Toronto; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 23, 2013

September 23, 2013 9:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Ottawa pledges $660-million for Toronto subway extension; Toronto to study King streetcar lanes; Toronto ponders ending free parking for motorocycles; Ford Fest comes back to to Etobicoke; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 20, 2013

September 20, 2013 9:51 am | by Editor | Comments
Noise walls have no place in Toronto, While the TTC builds a new signal system, relief from “crush hour” is still years away, Porter jet proposal splits crowd at town hall… and more read more

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

September 19, 2013 8:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Toronto subway-route debate stalls as Wynne refers funding plan for study; a fresh vision for Lakeshore; Rob Ford's senior aide unders scrutiny over behaviour at GO station; Word on the Street; ... read more

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

September 18, 2013 9:30 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Proposal for free wifi in Toronto's public spaces; Kensington Market Wal-Mart decision to be appealed; Toronto's summer storm cost over $60 million; and more news. Why Toronto city councillor Josh ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for September 17, 2013

September 17, 2013 9:16 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The new CSeries jets take off at the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport; Sherway Gardens extends shoppng hours; Glen Murray's subway plan creates controversy; two Toronto firefighters fired over ... read more

Photo of the Day: Downtown Sunset

Toronto skyline at sunset
September 16, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo is a stunning shot of the sun setting behind the downtown core. It was captured by UT Forum member, Distiller, from the 11th floor of The Modern at Richmond and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet for September 16, 2013

September 16, 2013 5:45 am | by Editor | Comments
Ontario government approaches policy guru to head transit panel; a start for Ontario's cycling strategy that is streets behind; Trump condo owner turns to auction to unload luxury unit; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: St. James Park

St. James Cathedral and Toronto skyline
September 15, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
Senior Forum member, Udo, has posted another one of his great city skyline shots. In case you missed it, Udo got his very own Photographer of the Week feature last week. Today's shot overlooks St. ... read more