Deck the Doors Entranceways, Always Important, take on Festive Role during the Holiday Season!

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Contributed By Kathy Flaxman – The holiday season unleashes the designer in us all. The entranceway at this festive time lets everyone know that there may be good things inside.   Cabbagetown resident Johanne Laperrière, whose home has been almost entirely renovated by Weenen General Contracting Limited in stages over many years, embraces the concept […]

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 […]

The Perfect Gift for the Coffee Geek

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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 […]

Absolute Bakery – Fresh and Friendly

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Seldom a week, dare I say a day, goes by without a visit to the absolute bakery. While I know there are other people involved in the baking and selling of delicious baked goods there is seldom a time that I am not greeted by Rajenbran Nageswary. Besides her lovely demeanour and fresh smile, I […]

Victorian era home boasts ultra modern interior

Contributed by Kathy Flaxman – The third floor of the Cabbagetown home Lisa Zoppas shares with her husband and daughter features a light filled spa at one end, including a beautiful freestanding tub and extra large shower complete with rain showerhead and body jets and the master bedroom with southern exposure at the other end. […]