EVENT: Toronto’s First Post Office fundraiser pays tribute to “The Dumbells” March 6th

Our friends at The Town of York Historical Society are throwing a 180th birthday party for Toronto (and along the way raising some... Read More

Winterdream — a 1993 walk through Allan Gardens and Cawthra Park

Occasionally Toronto filmmaker James Leahy puts together some of the Super 8 footage he shot in Toronto from the late 1980s onwards... Read More

Yorkville Avenue fire at former home of Toronto writer Mazo de la Roche

Yesterday’s fire at 86 and 84 Yorkville Avenue was a day long event; when I walked by 11 hours after it started Toronto Fire was... Read More

Good reads: winter issue of Fort York’s free newsletter, Fife and Drum, is out

The December issue of the Friends of Fort York’s quarterly newsletter, Fife and Drum was released just before the new year.  The... Read More

EVENT — The Andrew Project book launch Saturday Oct 23

You may recall seeing posters around town of a hand drawn gentleman with the name “Andrew” underneath a few years ago. I... Read More

Event & exhibition: Telling — An audio survey of Parkdale

A new exhibition curated by Gallery 1313 has set site-specific audio art works throughout Parkdale until November 30th. Stop by the... Read More

Crowdfunding Queerstory — a free app that will tell Toronto’s LGBTQ history

A new project started by Year Zero One YZO, some of the folks behind the award-winning TXTilecity project (stories about... Read More

Ghoolish Event: Tonight Church Street is Toronto’s biggest trick or treat pageant

Should you find yourself, for whatever reason, in need of a Toronto boost tonight, head over to Church Street. Each year on Halloween... Read More

Happy 40th Birthday Robarts Library!

Happy Birthday Robarts Library! Today you are 40. The more time I spend in you, the more I like you. 40 years of watching over the U... Read More