Monthly Archives: July 2014

TTC Streetcars Backed up on Broadview Ave

504 King and 505 Dundas temporary route change

This summer has been full of TTC construction and route changes. First there was the Queen and Leslie closure, followed by the closure at Queen and Broadview. Now construction near…

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

This week’s weekly news roundup for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth news Transportation The Pulse: Streetcars a no-go, say east-end residents Queen Street and Broadview Avenue intersection re-opens Leslie and…

Baseball with a view

Warm Night in Withrow Park

Tuesday was a warm day reaching a high of 30° Celsius and Withrow park was as active as ever. There were people out playing baseball, ball hockey, soccer and tennis,…

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

In this week’s weekly news roundup for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth: Paula Fletcher officially enters the race for ward 30 city councillor. Paula Fletcher Councillor Paula Fletcher running for…

Paula Fletcher

Paula Fletcher officially joins the race for Ward 30 Councillor

Paula Fletcher has officially filed the paperwork required to run for re-election as ward 30 city councillor. Fletcher is joining five other candidates running in Ward 30: Mark Borden, Kim…

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

In this week’s weekly news roundup for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth: Ward 30 Councillor Paula Fletcher passes motion to ban selective press events on city property. Paula Fletcher Rob…

Broadview and Gerrard, 1914. Source: City of Toronto Archives

Now and Then: Broadview and Gerrard

The intersection of Gerrard Street East and Broadview Avenue is a busy one. Three streetcar routes pass by this corner which has a public library, a beautiful old bank, and…

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

In this this week’s weekly news roundup for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth: More Construction. Transporation and Construction Queen & Broadview closed until July 25 for TTC work (680 News)…

The Korean Chicken Taco

Tilde Taco

It’s no secret that we love tacos here at Riverdaler. Having lived in California in a past life, tacos are one of our staples so we were excited to hear…

Entertainment at the Canada Day Celebration

Canada Day Celebration at Riverdale Park

Photos from today’s Canada Day festivities at Riverdale Park