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Photo of the Day: Soccer Skyline

Photo of the Day, BMO Field, Toronto FC
April 14, 2014 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
While it certainly isn't the most popular sport in the GTA, soccer is becoming more and more popular with Torontonians. The sport has an international appeal, and thanks to Toronto's diversely ... read more

Photo of the Day: Monument to Multiculturalism

Photo of the Day, Union Station, statue, Monument to Multiculturalism
April 13, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In front of Union Station, artist Francesco Perilli's 'Monument to Multiculturalism' has been a fixture on Front Street since its unveiling in 1985. With the station now in the midst of a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Restaurant Row

Photo of the Day, Restaurant Row
April 10, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Entertainment District has become quite the busy place in recent years. While we pay a great deal of attention to the continued growth of the Entertainment District's skyline, it is the ... read more

Throwback Thursday: An Office Tower is Born

Throwback Thursday, Bay Adelaide Centre
April 10, 2014 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bay Street is to Canada what Wall Street is to the United States, a catch-all term to describe not just an area but to finance in general. Like Wall Street in New York, Bay Street is home to some ... read more

Photo of the Day: St. Lawrence

Photo of the Day, St. Lawrence
April 9, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The St. Lawrence district is among the most sought-after urban neighbourhoods on the continent, and is home to destinations like the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts as well as the St. Lawrence ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Royal Alex

Royal Alexandra Theatre Entertainment District King Street Toronto Ontario
April 8, 2014 11:00 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Now that Spring has finally sprung in Toronto, photographers are coming out of hibernation and like the rain, photos are pouring in to the Forum. Today's Photo of the Day was taken by ... read more

Photo of the Day: A Changing View

Photo of the Day, Entertainment District
April 7, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Entertainment District is one of the city's fastest growing areas.  In a part of the city with countless high-rise developments under construction, the skyline of the Entertainment ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Yearly Melt

Photo of the Day, Riverdale Park
April 6, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
An exceptionally cold Winter is now thankfully behind us, but before we can enjoy the Summer sun we must make it through the damp, muddy, boot-lost-to-quicksand Spring. Several months worth of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ground Glass

Photo of the Day, Allen Lambert Galleria, Brookfield Place, Santiago Calatrava
April 3, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Most Torontonians are familiar with Santiago Calatrava's Allen Lambert Galleria at Brookfield Place in the Financial District. The massive atrium, which connects Yonge and Bay Streets, has ... read more

Throwback Thursday: The Birth of Southcore

Throwback Thursday, Southcore
April 3, 2014 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Few areas of the city have seen the level of growth as the new Southcore district. Just a handful of years back, Southcore wasn't a district at all, but more like a conglomeration of surface ... read more

Photo of the Day: Maple Leaf Square

Maple Leaf Square, Photo of the Day
April 2, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The playoff hopes of Toronto hockey fans are dwindling, but looking back on an exciting (and ultimately disappointing) run last Spring, we saw the first real test for the relatively new public ... read more

Photo of the Day: Heritage

Photo of the Day
April 1, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's new Flexity Outlook streetcars will soon begin to gradually replace the CLRV and ALRV streetcars which have become a fixture in the city since being introduced in the 1970s and 1980s. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Afternoon at the Distillery

Distillery District, Photo of the Day
March 31, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto has a rich industrial history, but many if not most architectural relics from our days as a major Great Lakes hub have been lost to time and wiped away by redevelopment. Not all ... read more

Photo of the Day: York and Bremner

Photo of the Day
March 30, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Growth in Toronto's Southcore district continues to captivate a swelling population of urban development enthusiasts.  Today, the intersection of York and Bremner has been almost completely ... read more

Photo of the Day: Gates

Photo of the Day, 427
March 27, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
While the 401 holds the title for Toronto, Ontario, Canada and even North America's busiest highway, not many are aware that Highway 427 is a close second for busiest highway in the nation, while ... read more

Photo of the Day: Mirror's Edge

Photo of the Day
March 26, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Imposing architecture and massive scale are the primary built form in Toronto's Financial District, where the nation's largest banks and white-collar firms are located.  Today's Photo of the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Nucleus

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline
March 25, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Spring has indeed sprung, but the deep freeze continues to punish. While our interconnected Financial District may as well exist in a climate controlled bubble, that same conglomeration of heating ... read more

Photo of the Day: Forever Yonge

Photo of the Day, Yonge Street
March 24, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Yonge Street has always been one of Toronto's most important thoroughfares. Dividing the entire city down it's north/south axis, Yonge Street sees some of the GTA's most vibrant streetscapes and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dupont

Photo of the Day, TTC
March 23, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Compared to the rest of the world's major cities, Toronto's rapid transit network is very young. Cities like Paris, New York and London have systems dating back to the late 19th century, but here ... read more

Photo of the Day: Alley Life

Photo of the Day, Aura
March 20, 2014 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Some call it street art, others call it graffiti.  It is a polarizing topic and chances are that many reading this will have a formed opinion about its presence and prevalence downtown. ... read more