Monthly Archives: March 2014

City workers cleaning up Withrow Park

Spring Cleaning

Spring must be here! City of Toronto workers were deployed to Withrow Park this morning to clean up the mess left behind by the winter. Sticks and limbs still littered…

Don Jail Demolition

Photos of the Don Jail Demolition

The infamous Don Jail was opened in 1864, and is a beautiful building designed by architect William Thomas, the same architect who designed St. Michael’s Cathedral. When it opened it…

Mural at Energia Athletics on the Danforth

Neighbourhood Snapshots

Here are some photos we snapped on our phone throughout the week.

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

Transit Karen Stintz proposes selling part of Toronto Hydro to fund relief line (Global News) Karen Stintz wants to sell off part of Toronto Hydro to help pay for the…

Subway Train at Pape Station

Downtown Relief Subway Line

There has been a lot of discussion about the “Downtown Relief Line” lately, and it is sure to intensify as the municipal election draws nearer. What is it, and how…

The new Bridgepoint Health Centre

Bridgepoint Health Centre wins Design Excellence Award

The new Bridgepoint Health Centre at Gerrard and Broadview has won the Ontario Association of Architect’s (OAA) Design Excellence Award. Construction of the new building began in 2009 and was…

Where in Riverdale?

Where in Riverdale?

Can you decipher where this odd collection of items is?

Signage at the Real Jerk Restaurant

A Change in the Landscape

It’s hard to ignore the new signage at Gerrard and and Carlaw. The Real Jerk is now not only grabbing attention with the fantastic aromas that restaurant shares with everyone…

Emergency crews on Gerrard near Degrassi

Gas Leak near Gerrard and Degrassi

Gerrard street is closed between Boulton Ave. and Logan Ave. due to a Natural Gas leak. People have been evacuated into a TTC shelter bus

Greek Independence Day Parade 2014

Scenes from the Greek Independence Day Parade

Despite the chilly -9°C weather, there was a good turnout to the annual Greek Independence Day parade on the Danforth