Monthly Archives: August 2014

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

This week’s roundup of news stories for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth Ward 30 City Council Race Ward 30 hopeful Jane Farrow leads urban food walk (Toronto Star) WARD 30:…

At Riverdale Park just after the rain stopped

Neighbourhood Snapshots

Another batch of photos from around our neighbourhood. For more photos check out the past editions ( 5 4 3 2 1) Want to share a photo with us? Tweet…

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

This week’s roundup of news stories for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth Ward 30 City Council Race Liz West Doubles Down in Toronto-Danforth (Torontoist) 5 City Council races to watch…

This beautiful 35 foot tall mural on Dundas between Logan and Carlaw is by the German art Duo Herakut. It's the sixth mural in their world wide "Giant Story Book Project"

Street Art in Riverdale and Leslieville

Many colourful murals adorn previously blank walls all over our neighbourhood. Some people, most notably our mayor, may find street art unsightly but street art adds character and colour to…

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup: Stabbing at Taste of the Danforth

In this week’s roundup of news stories for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth: a Stabbing during taste of the Danforth Stabbing at Danforth and Carlaw Man stabbed at Taste of…

Jane Farrow at her Campaign Launch

Jane Farrow’s Campaign Launch

Tonight Jane Farrow launched her campaign at an event at Edward Levesque’s Kitchen in Leslieville. While Farrow registered to run for Ward 30 city councilor back in May, and has…

Taste of the Danforth 2014

Taste of the Danforth Begins

It’s that time again! That time when the whole city seems to descend on the Danforth to sample the delicious cuisine the Danforth has to offer. Love it or hate…

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

In this week’s roundup of news stories for Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth: Condos Planned for Riverside and Taste of the Danforth! Riverside Square Condos New owner of Jilly’s strip…

Dusk Dances - Incandescent

Dusk Dances at Withrow Park August 4-10

Dusk Dances is an outdoor dance festival that takes place in public parks. Different dances are performed around the park at dusk. There are also dance workshops and live music…

661-670 Queen Street, Proposed Site of Condo Development

24 Story Condo Planned for Riverside

This application is for two plots of land, 661-670 Queen Street East, which is currently the home of a Toyota Dealership, and 77-79 East Don Roadway. Together they form a…