Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

A power outage, and some restaurant reviews in this week’s Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth news. Food and Drink Deals on Meals: $4 sandwiches from Stock-in-Trade (The Grid) Dundas and…

100 in 1 Day

Weekend Events: 100 in 1 Day, Eats and Beats, Riverdale Art Walk, and the Great Annual Riverdale Street Sale

The great weather is here, and with it comes a plethora of great neighbourhood events. In addition to the weekly farmers’ markets, there is Riverside Eats and Beats, the Riverdale…

Peter Tabuns

Q&A With Peter Tabuns, Current MPP and NDP Candidate

The provincial election is coming up soon. Riverdaler emailed questions to the Toronto-Danforth candidates from the Liberal, PC, NDP and Green parties. Peter Tabuns has been the MPP representing Toronto-Danforth…

Rachel Power

Q&A With Rachel Power, Green Party of Ontario Candidate

The provincial election is coming up soon. Riverdaler emailed questions to the Toronto-Danforth candidates from the Liberal, PC, NDP and Green parties. Rachel Power is the Green Party of Ontario…

Newspaper boxes on Queen Street East

Local News Roundup

This weeks Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth news Crime One man dead, three injured in shooting in Toronto‚Äôs east end (Toronto Star) Man dead, teenager sent to hospital with life-threatening…

Portlands Energy Centre

Inside the Portlands Energy Centre

The Portlands Energy Centre is a 550 megawatt natural gas power plant located on Unwin Avenue in the portlands. It is a combined cycle facility, which means that power is…

Russell Carhouse

Russell Carhouse

The Russell Carhouse is a TTC streetcar house located on Queen Street, just east of Greenwood. It was open to the public last weekend for Doors Open Toronto. There were…

Pollination

Neighbourhood Snapshots

The neighbourhood comes alive in more ways than one in the spring

Newspaper boxes on Broadview Ave

Local News Roundup

In this weeks Riverside, Leslieville, Riverdale and Danforth news, Jane Farrow enters the race for Ward 30 city councillor. Local Politics Left-wing candidates in dogfight for Toronto-Danforth council seat (NOW)…

The Cafe

Business Spotlight: Merchants of Green Coffee

Tucked away beside the Don Valley Parkway north of Queen street East in an old jam factory is the Merchants of Green Coffee Cafe and Jam Factory. The Merchants of…