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Photo Of The Day: Dupont And Spadina

Dupont Subway Station Toronto
February 17, 2010 12:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto's version of the Gates of Mordor. The gates hide a electrical substation for the Spandina Subway line.  Photo by androiduk read more

Photo Of The Day: Viewing City Hall From Behind

Photo Of The Day: Viewing Toronto City Hall From Behind
February 16, 2010 12:42 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Another way to look at City Hall and another great shot by UrbanToronto forum member tomms. Image by tomms read more

Back to Toronto: The Burroughes Building

The Burroughes Building Toronto
February 15, 2010 12:52 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Some pretty cool looking photos of this great space inside the Burroughes Building. Located at 639 Queen Street West near Bathurst, this space would make a great new home for Urban Toronto ... read more

Winter Skyline Panorama (my usual shamelss self promotion)

Toronto Winter Skyline From The Portlands
February 15, 2010 1:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a wonderful panorama shot of our skyline from the portlands. Forum member Redroom Studios had some free time on Saturday so he drove downtown to snap a few photos. Here's a preview sized ... read more

The fate of a modernist house

The fate of Richard Foster's modernist house
February 12, 2010 12:13 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
In 1970, a local Toronto architect built a copy of Richard Foster's famous revolving house (from 1968) for himself and his wife. Unlike the Foster version, this round house did not rotate. The ... read more

Another View From Cresford Developments' Casa Condo

Casa condos Toronto By Cresford Developments
February 12, 2010 12:57 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was a shot taken from the top of Casa condos. Today, in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member Casaguy, we see the view from from the front lobby.  Photo by Casaguy read more

The View From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos

Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor East Condos From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos
February 11, 2010 12:42 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto forum member Casaguy, shows the view from Cresford Developments' Casa Condos. Photo by Casaguy read more

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich
February 10, 2010 12:22 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The 'Beast', as steveve calls it. Image by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920
February 9, 2010 4:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
What a heart-breaking map, and a welcome antidote for those of us (and I'm guilty as charged) who bemoan the loss of the "good old days". I've noticed while visiting cemetaries such as the one on ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road
February 9, 2010 1:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's wonderful Photo Of The Day is that of a lone car navigating down Rosedale Valley Road.  Photo by tomms read more

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee
February 8, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Detail, Bank of Commerce, King St. (Commerce Court North) Image by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station
February 5, 2010 11:19 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station read more

Photo Of The Day: The Rare Metro Toronto Police Ford Pinto

Photo Of The Day by Urban Toronto member colbyb
February 5, 2010 1:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We couldn't resist a second Photo Of The Day today when we saw this post. A shot from back in the 1970's from Yonge and Albert featuring a Toronto Police Ford Pinto. Is it just us that think ... read more

TCHC: 501 Adelaide E / 288 King E (14s, aA)

TCHC: 501 Adelaide E / 288 King E by Urban Toronto member urbandreamer
February 5, 2010 1:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) continues to hit home runs when it come to the design of their buildings. Last week we took a look at 60 Richmond E  which was designed ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Uptown Residences From Yonge And Bloor

Photo Of The Day: Uptown Residences From Yonge And Bloor
February 5, 2010 12:39 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yonge and Bloor is becoming quite the cluster of buildings. We really love this photo by Parkdalian. Uptown and Crystal Blu on the rise.  Image by Parkdalian read more

Bye Bye Old St George's Church - Hello The St. George Condos By Diamante Development

St. George Condos Toronto by Diamante Development
February 4, 2010 1:28 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
St George's Church, located at Yonge and Churchill in Willowdale, sold part of their land to be used for a condo. In return they get a new building. Photo by Carter The St. George Condos is ... read more

Fantastic Night Time Panorama From Casa Condos To X The Condominium

Cresford Developments' Casa Condos To Great Gulf Homes' X The Condominium
February 3, 2010 1:44 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fantastic night time panorama stretching from Cresford Developments' Casa Condos To Great Gulf Homes' X The Condominium. Photo by Redroom Studios read more

Renaissance Condos By Alterra Rising In Downtown Brampton

Renaissance Condos Brampton By Alterra Group
February 3, 2010 12:56 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The condo boom continues to expand into the suburbs and we're all for it. Renaissance Condos, situated in downtown Brampton is one such example. Photo by drum118 read more

Then and Now: The CN Tower

Then and Now: The CN Tower
February 1, 2010 11:42 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
I've been meaning to try and get a modern version of this shot for a while. I think I came pretty close on the weekend although I don't think I was at the right spot on the Gardner. I think this ... read more

Toronto Future Skyline As Rendered By UrbanToronto Forum Member 3Dementia

UrbanToronto's Toronto Future Skyline Rendering
February 1, 2010 5:33 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
3Dementia is well known on Urban Toronto for his fantastic future renders of our growing skyline. Here is an updated version. In his words: "I became interested in how 45 Bay Street would impact ... read more