Like Stout? You’ll Love this

Erin Gamelin and Craig Abbott, owners of Stout Irish Pub, will open Louis Cifer Brew Works at 417 Danforth Ave. in mid-September. Building on success of micro brewing Gamelin and Abbott are taking their new venture to a whole other level.   The Louis Cifer Brew Works will seat over 220 people, staff up to […]

Phase 3 begins: Toronto Community Housing Kicks off Phase Three of Regent Park revitalization

Toronto Community Housing, The Daniels Corporation, MLSE Foundation and representatives from the City of Toronto joined with Regent Park residents on May 14 to celebrate the launch of Phase Three of the Regent Park Revitalization.   Also on hand were students from Nelson Mandela Park Public School, who unveiled the design for a key highlight […]

Cabbagetown South LANE BEAUTIFICATION

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Contributed by:  Susan Dineen,  Membership Chair 2014 Cabbagetown South Residents’ Association The back lanes within Cabbagetown South (Sherbourne to Parliament/Carlton to Shuter) are looking a whole lot better this year thanks to a beautification initiative by the Cabbagetown South Residents’ Association (CSRA)!  Volunteer ‘Guerilla Gardeners’ are adopting lanes throughout the area,  removing litter and planting […]

History Of Cabbagetown … Atlanta

Cobbled together from the web by Pstreetnews Cabbagetown was built as the surrounding mill town and was one of the first textile processing mills built in the south. Its primary product was cotton bags for packaging agricultural products.   The complex of buildings and homes was constructed primarily between 1881 and 1922. The homes originally […]

Merryberry Café and Bistro

Contributed By Lynne Biesswenger   On a warm day in December, yes there was one, two friends and I decided to do lunch at Merryberry.  Street parking was really easy in this quieter part of downtown. Aside from the food, which I’ll get to, the décor could give you good ideas about what to do […]

Regent Park Athletic Grounds

Regent Park Athlectic Grounds

 Contributed by Toronto Community Housing   The Regent Park Athletic Grounds, a state-of-the-art sports facility, will be constructed in Phase 3 of the Regent Park Revitalization. It will include an improved ice rink, a basketball court, and a new field that will be able to be used as both a soccer pitch and cricket field. […]

The Best Oatmeal Cookies

Contributed by Leslie Black of Love Muffin Bakery   3/4 cup vegetable oil ½  cup brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 1/3 cup almond milk 2 tsp vanilla extract   1 ½  cups  flour ½ tsp salt ¾ tsp cinnamon 1 tsp baking soda 1 ½ cups quick-cooking oats   ½ cup raisins ½ cup chocolate […]

Funny thing about Real Estate

Contributed by Duncan Fremlin When the editor of this fine publication informed me that this issue would feature humour, my big ears perked up and I sat down to write about some of the funniest incidents I’ve encountered selling real estate these past 26 years.  Turns out, I drew a blank. Well, almost a blank. […]