Give the Gift of Career Coaching – TCET


Do you know someone who is unemployed or underemployed?  Are you trying to find a different holiday or New Year gift?   If you answered “yes” to either of these questions it might be time to stop by 595 Parliament Street and inquire about the free services that the Centre for Education and Training offers […]

Laurie Ward wintertime Shiatsu

Like many I know, I spend the better part of the winter under the weather, sometimes for consecutive weeks at a time.  Determined to boost my overall health throughout the upcoming coldest months of the year, I asked Laurie for her insights on winter wellness.   First off, what effect do the dropping temperatures have […]

Toronto’s 25th French Book Fair


From November 29th to December 2nd, at the Toronto Reference Library (789 Yonge St.), the Salon du livre de Toronto will be hosting its 25th edition. Close to one hundred publishers from Ontario, Québec, Manitoba, New Brunswick, France and Belgium will be represented. Workshops will be offered for students from kindergarten to grade 12. The […]

MWM Fish Co. on Parliament Street – How great is that


We are super excited to announce Mark of MWM Fish Co. and his team opened yesterday with a soft launch. Stop in tonight or over the weekend to pick up fresh fish, oysters and all the prep items you need. As this is their soft launch, many more items will be added soon, so make […]

Finally, a shared workspace that is truly flexible


Looking for highly accessible downtown workspace? Look no further. Flexday has partnered (and is partnering) with high-end restaurants in downtown Toronto. Flexday allows restaurant owners to transform idle space into a curated network of beautiful workspaces. A membership gives you and your team affordable access to inspirational places to work, meet, and create. With a […]

Yorkville Stylist & Colourist in Cabbagetown


Nano of Hair Spa 77 has been styling for the rich and famous in some of the most elite salons of Yorkville for over twenty years. She has set up her own shop in Cabbagetown on Parliament street offering a spa-like escape and the highest quality stylings. Avoid the traffic, congestion, parking, and headaches of […]

Mechanic From Heaven


Finding a good mechanic is difficult. Finding an honest and affordable mechanic is even harder. And then there is Goldie. The mechanic from heaven. If you are like me you don’t know anything about fixing cars but you do like to know what and how things are being fixed. This is what Goldie does, he […]

THE Best Of Cabbagetown – Contributed by the Cabbagetown BIA


The Cabbagetown BIA Member’s Annual General Meeting & Chairman’s Awards were held Wednesday November 8th at the famous Cabbagetown Boxing Club. The evening was a fun social gathering for members with catering from Daniel et Daniel and complimentary beverages, a boxing demonstration and live jazz band. The BIA asked the public for Chairman’s award nominations […]

CRC/Regent Park Food Centre’s first Street Eats Fest

Contributed by Enloe Wilson — TORONTO – Local street food stars will come together in a showcase of the city’s culinary diversity at CRC|Regent Park Community Food Centre’s Street Eats Fest on Wednesday, Nov. 29. WHAT: Downtown Toronto social services provider CRC|Regent Park Community Food Centre will bring together the best of the city’s street […]

The Perfect Gift for the Coffee Geek


Contributed by Meagan Thibeault.   For years, the Merchants of Green Coffee has been using the Coffee Spring to brew our signature rich and sweet-tasting black cups of coffee. We’ve always called our beloved little tool “coffee spring” and our process, “steep & filter”, because it just seemed like the most natural way to describe what […]