November 15, 2012 12:22 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
The Toronto Archives describes the picture below as: "View of high buildings from Royal Bank. April 22, 1929." The caption is wrong; it should be Royal York [Hotel]. The largest building in the ... read more
November 15, 2012 11:32 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Trump Tower rains glass; Pushing for tougher vandalism laws; Ford in court; Residents vs Uranium; Chow to boot Ford? and more news. Here are today's headlines.
Bay and Adelaide intersection closed ... read more
November 14, 2012 12:09 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Price's Lane (again). Aug 23, 1914. Looking north this time. The small girl at far right poses for this photographer again that day — the picture can be found online at the Toronto Archives ... read more
November 14, 2012 11:29 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Ford in court; OLG not sure about Toronto; Chow on crumbling infastructure; Arrest on Jarvis; Condo speculation and more news. These are today's headlines.
OLG ‘not wedded to Toronto’ for casino ... read more
Police budget cuts mean layoffs, Chief Blair warns; Sports executives promise fewer condos, more teams that contend; farewell to three warriors for justice; and more news.
Police budget cuts mean ... read more
November 12, 2012 11:33 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Hume on the removal of Jarvis bike lanes; Miller summoned as witness in Ford's libel trial; Why big businesses are moving back downtown; Balancing growth & preservation in North Toronto and ... read more
November 9, 2012 11:31 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Ten York Condos design revamped; Nestle chocolate factory remains employment land; no green or blue bins for Toronto apartments and condos; Toronto's sewers and roads wearing out; New plan for ... read more
November 8, 2012 5:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In July, Toronto City Council adopted a motion put forward by councillor Pam McConnell (Ward 28 Toronto Centre-Rosedale) to expropriate the lands of the First Parliament Site at the southwest ... read more
November 8, 2012 11:34 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Protecting employment lands from residential development; New in Toronto real estate; Mr. Christie's Bakery fights to save land from condo developers; Microbreweries in the urban landscape and ... read more
November 7, 2012 5:30 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Often in our mad pace to rejuvenate, rebuild and reconstruct our city, we tend to forget about what makes a community worth living and working in. A great deal of Toronto's most desirable downtown ... read more
November 7, 2012 12:19 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Numbers 3 - 19 Wilmot Street. July 29, 1949. This long gone street was about 50 paces south of the present intersection of Sackville and Gerrard. We are looking souh-southwest.
Now. June ... read more
November 7, 2012 11:16 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Byford wants Ford to keep it strictly business; Ontario's new bridge to USA; Police confirm Ford's bus story; The mayor's attendance record and more. Here are today's headlines.
‘Don’t call me’ on ... read more
November 6, 2012 12:35 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Frontenac Arms. Jarvis Street. 1945-ish?
Now. June 2012. It's a Ramada now and was built in 1930 as an apartment house. It eventually became a hotel; the only former names I can remember ... read more
November 6, 2012 11:17 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Interior views offered by Google StreetView; Toronto to consult with residents on casino; Teachers could delay grades; Rob Ford comments on school bus; Drug bust at Pearson; New $20 bill comes out ... read more