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LRT keeps Eglinton merchants guessing

Businesses unsure of how — and when — to prepare for construction.
February 03, 2014

Fire destroys heritage building in Yorkville

Merchants say customers supportive in wake of accident.
February 03, 2014

New details emerge in case of murdered Leaside couple

As new evidence comes to light in the ongoing investigation into the Florida murder of a Leaside couple, their Toronto neighbours continue to come to grips with the long-unsolved crime.
February 03, 2014

Councillor wades into cemetery controversy

After a public campaign and a stalled court order, the question of who owns Mount Pleasant cemeteries remains unanswered. But the ongoing investigation into whether Toronto’s largest group of cemeteries is privately or publicly owned land was given new life in December.
February 03, 2014

Lacing up opportunity

Forest Hill resident has donated almost 3,500 skates to kids.
February 03, 2014

Protecting North Toronto’s parks

At the beginning of February, a new committee will begin its work at city hall that will be of particular interest to Ward 16 residents.
February 03, 2014

Spreading warmth

Helping the homeless out of the cold.
January 07, 2014

Lower Village design study requested

Councillor wants to see neighbourhood’s character preserved.
January 07, 2014

Clear-cutting the concrete jungle

Village of Yorkville Park trees chopped down before the holidays.
January 07, 2014

Ronan Avenue killing stuns Wanless Park

The quiet streets of Wanless Park are not often home to Toronto’s grizzliest crimes, but local residents have been reeling from a murder that rocked the neighbourhood.
January 07, 2014

Alaska condo proposal to get fine tuning

Members of a working group formed to provide local input to the controversial Alaska condominium development met for a final time on Dec. 10.
January 07, 2014

Hoarding is a growing concern

Hoarding has become a problem in virtually every Toronto neighborhood, and it often adversely affects the health and safety of the hoarder, animals and neighbours, along with the community’s property values and quality of life.
January 07, 2014

Bringing art and stories to Bathurst

If you have travelled along Bathurst Street in the last few months, you may have noticed an explosion of colour and images on the west wall north of Davenport and at the underpass just north of Dupont.
January 07, 2014

Retail Therapy: Lost & Found

Part menswear store and part coffee shop, Lost & Found may seem like a retail experience at first glance, but it’s a little more than that.
January 03, 2014

Soulpepper’s head honcho Albert Schultz is ready to go to war

For Soulpepper’s 17th season, founding member and artistic director Albert Schultz is scheduled to reprise his role in The Norman Conquests trilogy and to direct four shows. Busy, sure, but variety is the spice of this impresario’s theatrical life at the helm of one of the country’s most successful theatre companies.
January 03, 2014

For comics, Rob Ford is the gift that keeps on giving

But political humour is more than just cheap gags: it can influence an election.
January 01, 2014

Never bin better: Cool shipping container outdoor market inspires others to jump on trend

Innovative use of shipping containers has been a hot trend globally for years, in progressive locales from Copenhagen to Paris, but it took Toronto’s Scadding Court Community Centre to get the ball rolling in the city. Now, with the growing popularity of pop-up shops as well as local and sustainable goods and services, the bin trend seems poised to take off.
December 30, 2013

Zen and the art of Keanu Reeves

Local legend talks about his childhood obsession with hockey, his action-packed new flick, and how he gets by with help from his motorcycle and a little red wine.
December 25, 2013

Lessons from Haiyan: Poll shows Canadians want climate action

As people in the Philippines struggle with the devastation and death from the worst storm to hit land in recorded history (typhoon Haiyan), world leaders met in Warsaw, Poland, to discuss the climate crisis.
December 20, 2013

Heroes, heartache and the beauty of hockey

Toronto writer Dave Bidini’s latest work explores his childhood idol Dave Keon.
December 17, 2013