Give Gushi a try…it’s so Guuuud!!!

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With an array of tasty restaurants to choose from in Cabbagetown, with more than a few as my favorites depending on the mood I’m in, it was a nice surprise to come across a new and different one.  Yes, it’s Asian fare like others in the neighborhood but this one has amazing stuff you can’t […]

A Community Safe Space

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Kendall & Company has always been proud of their special retail spot in Cabbagetown. Their current vantage point at Winchester and Parliament has given them a front row seat as the community lives and breathes. That being said, it also gives them this same view of many issues that arise within our community and they […]

Cabbagetown Boxing & Dance

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On the Saturday afternoon of the Cabbagetown Festival, the Cabbagetown boxing club is presenting a real live boxing exhibition. Located at the Cabbagetown Youth Centre Gymnasium (2 Lancaster Ave)  there will be several bouts with multiple age groups and fighting categories. It is actually real boxing with refs, a ring, judges and of course a […]

Extra! extra! read all about it!

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The Parliament street News is looking for your articles and your ads! Know of someone ‘doing great things’? Know of a small business that may benefit from a local newspaper that can promote their services to over 5000 readers? We want to hear from you and them.   Tradespeople, new start ups, landscapers, contractors, local […]

Falling For Fall

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Contributed by Sarah Cook – Principal Publisher.  As I write sit to write this evening, nearing the end of August, I realize that ‘sweater weather’ has begun!   What does early FALL mean for you?  The Exhibition, The Cabbagetown Festival, back to school shopping ‘for the whole family’?  Back to work, back to the gym, […]

Toronto Heritage Survey

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Contributed by Andre Bermon.  In mid-July, City Council took momentous step towards improving ways to identify heritage resources in Toronto. Known as the City-wide Heritage Survey Feasibility Study, this decision will launch a multi-year work plan to standardize the City’s response to heritage evaluation and protection.   According to the study summary, a Toronto Heritage […]

Alanna Cavanagh – Featured artist

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Contributed by Sarah Cook . Upon meeting Alanna at her cozy artisanal condo in downtown Toronto, I immediately noticed her t-shirt with her quintessential drawing of “Scissors”; as humble in their expressive originality, as is she.   Of course, I had to ask her about the iconic scissor drawing… and how it came to fruition? […]

Podcasts… Honest and Balanced or Agenda Driven; what’s your take?

Contributed By Duncan Fremlin, Broker, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd.  In this crazy and often outrageous world, we find ourselves turning to new and different sources for our entertainment and news.  Parliament Street News is one example where the content is honest and balanced, a refreshing change from the slanted and agenda driven mainstream media.  If […]