A photo extravaganza today. Did you know that the word is derived from the Italian stravaganza? Did you know that the study of word origins is called etymology?
At one time, there was ... read more
Toronto's transit future on the line: we need some facts; nine architects share visions for the future of Ontario Place ; and more news.
Metrolinx on the sidelines of city halls transit civil ... read more
Stintz leads anti-Ford rebellion over future of transit; LRT the way to go on Toronto transit, think tank says; Toronto cycling collisions get the interactive map treatment; and more news.
Stintz ... read more
February 3, 2012 3:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design at the University of Toronto has been offering a free, unique series of provocative and cross-disciplinary talks as part of their ongoing ... read more
Toronto falling behind pack in averting bicycle collisions; casino not ruled out as an option to revive Ontario Place; city council to vote on pedestrian-only streets; and more news.
Toronto ... read more
Then. 145 Adelaide West, circa 1920. Picture from wwwebster.
Now. June 2011. This facade, if it's even a real facade, mystifies me. There is an office building behind it. There are also drapes ... read more
Ontario Place: how a beacon to the world became a white elephant; old soap factory getting a facelift; how Toronto's transit mess unfolded; and more news.
Ontario Place: How a beacon to the world ... read more
Then. 16 St. Vincent Street [now St. Vincent Lane], "Where Holmes murdered Alice and Nellie Pitezel."
Well, it's been over three years since this thread has been up, and we make our first Then ... read more
Then. Dominion Bank. Southwest corner of Dundas and Medland, circa 1918.
Now. June 2011. Now a Toronto Dominion Bank; there was a merger in 1955, dontcha know? : ) Still a lovely building. ... read more
Then. 276-278-280 Roncesvalles, circa 1910. Today's picture sourced by wwwebster. "These buildings illustrate the possibilities of ROMAN STONE for trimmings on the moderate-priced dwelling."
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Premier open to formal proposal on changing Eglinton LRT; demolition of historic Toronto house has locals fuming; colour coding your commute; + more news.
Premier open to formal proposal on ... read more