Savory Pie with Minty Peas

Local Business Spotlight: Saturday Dinette

The south-west corner of Logan and Gerrard has seen an ongoing flux of for lease coming in and out of the front windows. With Hammersmith’s leaving the area, neighbours wondered…

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 Paula Fletcher Seeks Re-Election in Toronto-Danforth (Torontoist) Toronto election: 15 council races to…

Dundas and Carlaw Chalkboard

Local Business Spotlight: Dundas and Carlaw

Dundas and Carlaw has replaced Lolabar on the south-west corner of Dundas and Carlaw. This cafe/bar hybrid is a great place to start off your day with coffee and baked…

Riverside Square - Phase 1 - Artists Rendering from Eastern Ave (Source: Planning and Urban Design Rationale)

More Details on Riverside Square Condo Proposal

Last month we reported on a condo proposal by Streetcar Developments called Riverside Square. This Planning and Urban Design Rationale document sheds more light on the planned development. This development…

Pape Avenue Junior Public School

Back To School

Labour Day marks the last day of summer vacation for most students. We look forward to seeing all the neighbourhood’s students arrive at school by foot, bike, bus or car….

354 Pape Avenue Site

8 Story Condo Proposed near Gerrard Square

There is a Zoning Amendment Application before the city for redeveloping 354 Pape into an 8 story condo building. The site just south of the rail tracks near Gerrard Square…

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…