This Cabbagetown Festival is Going to be great!

Contributed by Your Cabbagetown BIA The Cabbagetown BIA is proud to present the 38th annual Cabbagetown Festival of the Arts, set for September 4 – 14, highlighting live outdoor music and entertainment on Saturday September 6 and Sunday September 7. Over the two days, the festival will close down Parliament Street from Wellesley Street south […]

DURANG BAO NOMAD PAINTINGS

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At the Jet Fuel Coffee Shop. Opening: June 2,  7 PM. The painting will be hanging until June 30. I was, for more than 18 years, a dear friend and colleague of the artist Durang Bao.  The NOMAD PAINTING show at the Jet Fuel Coffee shop is the first event since the passing of the artist […]

The Moss Park Hockey League

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If you are looking for a great way to invest your philanthropic dollars look no further than the Moss Park hockey league. Entirely free to youth in the area it is 100% run by volunteers and is a true hidden gem. It has to be one of the greatest hockey leagues in Canada. Here is […]

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 […]