Then. 130-132 Yonge. "Huyler's Store Building," circa 1909. To the right of the Huyler's Store just peeking out is the Birks store that — memorably for some of us — was located on the southwest ... read more
Toronto recycling: what does it take to get citizens to recycle properly?; TTC finally cleans up its subway washrooms; Google slowly but surely charts undiscovered Toronto; and more news.
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Stintz plans to shut down TTC subsidieary created by mayor; Ripley's aquarium in Toronto taking shape with construction of the concrete shark tank floor; and more news.
Stintz plans to shut down ... read more
Dick Cheney deems Canada too dangerous for speaking visit; TTC appoints Byford as new chief; original Harvey's restaurant demolished to make way for condos; and more news.
Dick Cheney deems Canada ... read more
Toronto condo owners launch class action suit over falling glass; Prime Minister Stephen Harper expected to announce funds for airport tunnel; behold the St. Clair disaster; and more news.
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Toronto homebuilder donates $40 million to SickKids hospital; proposed Pickering airport leaves agricultural future up in the air; 20% of Toronto's garbage recyling ends up in landfill; and more ... read more
The past month has been an eventful one for us here at UrbanToronto. We've hit record numbers in Twitter, Facebook and page views, have seen the topping off of some of Toronto's most iconic ... read more
Then. Danforth just east of Main looking east. UTer ValsHere sent me this vintage picture. I'm guessing it's from around 1968. The two-tone paint Volkswagen bus just peeking out between the two ... read more
For Rob Ford, a little too much brotherly love; Richard Branson makes pitch to protect polar bears; a look at the Ontario Science Centre; and more news.
For Rob Ford, a little too much brotherly ... read more
Then. "Archives Building, Toronto," circa 1918. 98 Atlantic Avenue. Another day, another thank you to wwwebster for his efforts in digging these up.
Now. September 2011. Offices for City of ... read more
Messy political fighting plunges Toronto into chaos; lost buildings return to life on Toronto street poles; Toronto gets another quirky neighbourhood map; and more news.
Messy political fighting ... read more