Month: April 2012Page 1 of 2

Unusual trains at Lambton CPR yard today

Aluminum bodied train cars with viewing decks in the yard. Location:Runnymede Rd,Toronto,Canada

Indian Rd — Andy Goldworthy

Around one tree at one of the two unusually placed apartment buildings on Indian Rd – near the Queensway Ave there is a tree surrounded by a collection…

Contact in the Junction

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Postal delivery method change ?

You may have noticed the grey steel postal boxes that held the mail for local pickup have disappeared all over the greater GJA. Today the postal carrier hoped…

Auto body who to be converted to lofts

One of the buildings that housed one of the oldest auto body shops in the Junction is to the plot for new condos. wLink to sales site More…

Scarlett Rd Subway the beauty, or as the city calls it Scarlett Road/CP Galt Subdivision Bridge

Stand across the street from the Scarlett Rd. underpass and you will quickly be brought into thoughts about the CPR railways close and developmental link to the area….

How different

Front facade changes can really make a home personal and develop curb appeal. This house in the “L” of homes in the north west corner of Pacific Ave…

If you are looking learn how to overbuild a house chk out the goings on at 3218 Dundas St. West

This behavior in the community shall pass hopefully. Walk down the lane east from Gilmore Ave and just north if Dundas St West to see the scale of…

Today – SUNDAY The Zoo is hosting the premier Earth Day® event in the GTA – our very own "Party for the Planet.

  Click on any image to click though to the zoos site.     text from above image   Party for the Planet April 21 & April 22…

Image from todays community cleanup organized in the Junction by the Junction Residents Association

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Don't know if they know it but Burrito Boyz restaurants have opened up a location in industrial deja vu land

Burrito Boyz – 21 Jutland Rd, Is one great ace to eat as r the other stores in this mini change, What’s great about this location is the…

Consumers glass plant on Kipling Ave converted to movie studio

Razor added along with conversion. The site which is quite large us seeing a lot of upgrades to the buildings that where part of the glass manufactory. So…

Home depot is having a contractor day on Apr 25

Indie Ale House sign up

Another exciting morning on Mc Murray Ave in the Junction as city water contractor cracks open water main

While working on the water supply to Regeneration House the city contractor croaked a water main on Mc Murray Ave, just south of Vine Av. Water will be…

3026 Dundas Street W. The frothing coming Gabby's restaurant has a series of permits to construct the restaurant.

The former Relax Shack Bed & Bath at 3026 Dundas Street W. which is to become a Gabbys restaurant, now has a number of building permits for plumbing,…

The banquette seat …The Good Neighbour Espresso Bar

The Good Neighbour Espresso Bar has installed a banquette seat along the east wall. Wonderful, although this blog thinks it may soon be flanked by tables and chairs….

Community clean up day in the Junction

Saturday April 21 9am-12pm. The hub as usual every year will be at the Green P parking lot, off Pacific and Medland Ave. Usually the organizing group sets…

Donkey Day, annual open house,Sunday, June 10 at the Donkey Sanctuary of Canada

A great day out for adults and kids, about one hours drive from the Junction. From 11 am to 4 pm. Donkey Day, annual open house, Sunday, June 10…

Butcher by Nature grand reopening April 29th a Sunday

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Ward 11 and 17 regarding widening the road at St.Clair and Keele between Old Weston Rd & Keele right under the bridge Apr 16

      Moved up from Comment Post froma comment posted by Manny…. thanks Manny There is a meeting tomorrow April 16, 2012 for Ward 17 regarding widening the…

Tree stump removal ends over drive decades of tree presence

A while ago the city removed a ill tree from a local front yard. This evergreen tree had grow taller than the surrounding buildings and a pruning by…

Oh yes, it's getting closer – JUNCTION FARMERS' MARKET CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

JUNCTION FARMERS’ MARKETCALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! The Junction Farmers’ Market is set to start on June 2nd, 2012! It will run through the summer and early fall in the…

Continued removal machinery at the sadly closing Canadian Eastern Rogers Company

Vine Parkette power-wash day today

Misty soapy water floating around the parkette today as the Sparkeen company powerwashes.   In the image above they are powering washing the tables.