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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 7:39 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Friends of beloved blind therapy dog want him immortalized in Berczy Park; Sneak peek at Toronto-York Spadina subway extension draws crowds; 50 TTC routes exceed crowding ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 7:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto-York Spadina subway extension lures crowds with station sneak peeks; Parents want developers to kick in and help expand overcrowded Toronto schools; Meet Toronto’s ... read more

CityAge Toronto Conference Lands at MaRS in November

CityAge Toronto, conference, panel discussion, seminar, city building
October 27, 2017 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It doesn't take more than a glance at our changing skyline to know that billions of dollars in public and private investments are pouring into Toronto and the surrounding Greater Golden ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 27, 2017

October 27, 2017 7:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto voters, candidates still unclear on ward boundaries as election draws near; More Toronto households put too much income toward housing compared to the rest of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto condo welcomes Airbnb after signing 1st agreement outside U.S. to regulate rentals; Toronto HIV-AIDS hospital doubles its capacity, launches new awareness ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 7:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
King Street Pilot Design Unveiled; Inside Slack’s new Toronto location; Southwest Scarborough will see a new recreation centre, eventually; and more news: King Street ... read more

Heritage Toronto Hands Out 2017 Awards at The Carlu

The Mass of Re-dedication at Toronto's St. Michael's Cathedral Basilica
October 24, 2017 4:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Heritage Toronto presented its annual awards to recipients in five categories last night in the grand Art Deco surroundings of The Carlu. The annual fundraising event and celebration was attended ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A radical concept in Toronto — a condo designed for residents; Toronto may leave $121M unspent in federal transit funding; The GTA’s next hot neighbourhoods; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 23, 2017

October 23, 2017 7:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The dawning of the new Don River Valley Park; From cookies to condos? Plans still up in the air for 27-acre Christie’s site near Humber River; Ontario officially ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 7:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New Metrolinx CEO Phil Verster on Bombardier delays and what to do about Union; Parkdale tenants protest eviction; landlord says repairs, renovation needed; The Case for ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 7:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bloor bike lanes one step closer to becoming permanent; Why do so many cars get stuck in TTC Queens Quay tunnel?; New report offers ideas for shaking up civic electoral ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 7:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Markham cow statue to stay put, for now; Councillors approve more Don Mills and Sheppard residential units; Here's how to make the Lawrence East SmartTrack station a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 7:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto should adopt more cargo biking, report says; Don’t sell the Hearn; Yonge Street will become more pedestrian-friendly — whether or not drivers like it; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 7:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto can find inspiration for its public spaces from these cities; Toronto highrise tenants will soon know if they’re ‘living in a fire trap’; Cookie baron’s ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 13, 2017

October 13, 2017 7:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province’s waterfront Hearn site subject of sales talks; Momentum building for 'Union Station West', a new transit hub at Pearson; Bombardier will miss target this year ... read more

Ryerson Architecture: Jacques Ferrier on Non-Oppressive Design

October 12, 2017 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson Architecture's 2017-2018 lecture series is set to continue this month with a talk by French architect and urban planner Jacques Ferrier, principal at Jacques Ferrier Architecture of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 12, 2017

October 12, 2017 7:41 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In search of the elusive Lawren Harris “Toronto House”; Bloor Street bike lanes and the business of road safety; Housing starts slide as Toronto real-estate market ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 7:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory’s Smarttrack plan heads off for public input; Should Toronto Islands get ready for another flood?; Councillor pitches help for Eglinton businesses during LRT ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 7:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sculptures kick off unique program; What empowered municipalities mean for new housing; Proposal to hand over chunk over Port Lands to movie industry is short-sighted; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 6, 2017

October 6, 2017 7:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Don River Valley gets its own artistic curator; Ontario moves to tighten rules around real estate agents 'double-ending,' but won't ban the practice; Toronto city council ... read more