Monthly Archives: March 2014

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

Crime Toronto man charged in fatal Riverdale stabbing (CBC) Man killed outside South Riverdale apartment building 5 (Toronto Sun) Real Estate Leslieville semi draws multiple offers (Globe and Mail) Touring…

Map of Riverside in 1884 when it joined the city of Toronto

The Start of Riverdale

In the 1850s the Grand Trunk Railway was built, connecting Sarnia to Montreal, through the area where Riverdale now sits.┬áThe railway brought industry and population growth to the rural area…

Toronto Skyline as seen from Broadview and Withrow in March 2014


Riverdaler is a new blog focusing on Riverdale and surrounding areas including the Danforth, Riverside and Leslieville. Do you have any story ideas? Tips about upcoming events in our neighbourhood?…