Category Archives: National

Two tiny community notices

Two tiny, but important, community-oriented notices for this post. First, if you haven’t already discovered our ‘hoods newest coffee-shop-meets-book-store yet, called ‘Press,’ it’s worth checking out.  They’ve got great coffee and tea, and an excellent selection of used books, vinyl records … Continue reading

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A look at the past, and some thoughts for the future

Toronto Star published an article today called What’s the next vision for Shopper’s World Danforth? The article takes a peak at our ‘hood’s history, specifically how our neighbourhood has changed along with the property that is currently Target.  That particular building … Continue reading

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Our Cities Will Define Our Future

Yep, that’s what Toronto’s new Chief Planner, Jennifer Keesmaat, believes.  Keesmaat has written an article in the Globe and Mail outlining her (kinda great) planning philosophy and her (also awesome) vision for Toronto. Keesmaat says some pretty cool stuff – … Continue reading

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Public Transit Forum

Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway is hosting a forum on Public Transit.  Specifically, he wants to get feedback on a National Public Transit Strategy. A panel discussion will include Michael Prue, Beaches-East York MPP (Finance critic), Olivia Chow, Trinity-Spadina MP … Continue reading

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