Month: August 2010Page 1 of 2

Reopening of St Johns Square – Thursday September 2 at 7pm

Repost from the JRA Newsletter Reopening of St Johns Square – Thursday September 2 at 7pm Your JRA invites you to attend a community event celebrating the completion…

Vine Parkette fund raiser

Grand opening party on Thursday 390 Keele St

To increase the amount of comments (comment rules created)

Many people who read this blog write and tell me the reason they don’t comment on posts is the possibility of being flamed and the name calling. To end this…

Concourse restaurant gets new windows

– new windows just installed in this restaurant, got glimpse Inside very 70’s and yellow. This place has been there for decades and has a regular customer base….

61, 63 and 67 community meeting with Councillor Saundercook

On Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at 8pm, Councillor Saundercook is hosting a community meeting regarding the development proposal for 61, 63 and 67 Vine Avenue.  The meeting will…

Great mural at Keele and St Clair

On the wall at the car wash at St Clair and Keele St is this amazing mural. – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhoneLocation:Mabelle Ave,Toronto,Canada

Crane removal at Village by High Park

Today the crane on the smaller bigger  building was being removed. – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhoneLocation:Vine Ave,Toronto,Canada

Overview of events at this years Junction Arts Festival

Exciting highlights and participants of this years’ event include: Not everything is listed here yet……………. Environmental Experience Experience the wonderful sensation of walking on timber, bark, mulch, pebbles,…

Junction Arts Festival Activity Map

This is the latest activity map of the 2010 Junction Arts Festival. At 11am today the blog will post text overview a text overview of the content…

Municipal Election Issues in the Junction Triangle

With a fall election on the horizon, Boo Radley’s in the Junction Triangle takes up its traditional role and plays host to the Municipal Election Issues Forum on Thursday, August…

3385 Dundas St. West

This site appears to be remaining as a car wash. Discount car and truck has a sign on the building too. There was a agreement to develop the…


Crane over the old marine store on Dundas Street West!  Does anyone know what is going on? – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

A new Junction area restaurant to check out

There is a new restaurant at Bloor and Sterling, called Zocalo which sounds amazing according to the write up in Now Magazine (link below). The food sounds affordable, fresh and…

First Official Sign of Starbucks

Rumors have been circulating the Junction for a month now but yesterday we had the first official sign we are getting a Starbucks. A sign building permit has…

Continued great work at 43 Junction Rd

The owner of this siteIs doing continuous great work that is bringing the building and it’s industrial heritage back to life. As new businesses move into this one…

It's here

The Village by High Park condominium project is entering it’s final stages with the bridling of the second building. All the while the interior finishes are being installed…

Annette Street Baptist Church

Councillors give blessing to church renovation Annette Street Baptist Church to now house condos Full story–councillors-give-blessing-to-church-renovation – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

St John Place public space enhancement hydro discussion

–As the work nears completion at St John’s Rd a discussion takes place with city staff and Bill Saundercook to have the hydro connected up. This required additional…

200 Annette Street – Toronto Preservation Board On council agenda for Tuesday, August 17, 2010

200 Annette Street – Alteration to a Heritage Property and Intention to Designate, Part IV, Section 29, Ontario Heritage Act and Authority to Enter Into a Heritage Easement…

Election in the Junction Triangle

From the Junction Triangle web site - Posted using BlogPress fromiPad

Canada bakery use of street

It’s always great to see industry fare well in the area, here Canada bread moves it’s trucks around on the road outside their plant. Too bad they are…

Breakfast at Easy

Breakfast at Easy restaurant, great music a few people, good service. – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

Wow another fruit and veg outside display in Roncy How do the retails do it?

–And people are stopped and talking and blocking the street  it’s wonderful to see all this. Posted using BlogPress from my iPhoneLocation:Roncesvalles Ave,Toronto,Canada

Track in place

People seem toFind no difficulty in crossing the street to get to the shops. – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhoneLocation:Roncesvalles Ave,Toronto,Canada