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Toronto City Council Highlights, April 16 and 17

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of the decisions that Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. The City Clerk’s full, official documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Transportation King Street transit  Council decided to make the … Continue reading

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Commercial shoot on Wellesley Street on Thursday, April 25

There will be an Interac commercial shot at 472 Wellesley Street East (interior scenes) between 1 p.m and 11 p.m. on Thursday, April 25. Production vehicles and various pieces of film equipment will be located on: – Wellesley Street E., … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown according to … Gina Dineen

Gina Dineen is long-time volunteer with the Forsythia Festival as our MC extraordinaire. Join her this year on May 5 at Wellesley Park! Best place in Cabbagetown for a bite to eat … A very tough question! It used to be the House on Parliament, … Continue reading

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Toronto City Council Highlights March 27 and 28

Council Highlights is a summary of a selection of the decisions Toronto City Council made at its recent business meeting. The City Clerk’s full, official documentation is available at http://www.toronto.ca/council. Cabbagetown-related information Appointment of Poet Laureate    Council voted to … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown according to … Robin LeBlanc

Robin LeBlanc (@thethirstywench on Twitter) is a freelance writer and has been living on Winchester Street for two years. Best place in Cabbagetown for a bite to eat … So many places, but I can often be seen having a club sandwich with an amazing … Continue reading

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Spring cleanup safety tips by Des Ryan

Des Ryan, a retired Toronto police officer and author of the Mike O’Shea Crime Fiction Series, is a CRA board director and our volunteer safety and security lead. Spring has sprung, and the snow is melting. Really! And perhaps, like … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown according to … Jodi Thibodeau

Jodi Thibodeau is the owner of JoLT390 Photography; he lives at Wellesley and Sackville, and runs his business in Cabbagetown, as well. Best place in Cabbagetown for a bite to eat …  I am torn, and it’s because of my … Continue reading

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Seeking volunteers directors for the CRA!

The Cabbagetown Residents Association is looking for new directors to sit on the board starting in June at our 2019 Annual General Meeting.  We need people who have a passion for the neighbourhood and who wish to contribute to the community.   We … Continue reading

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Cabbagetowner according to … Paloma Ellard and Matthew Scott

Paloma Ellard and Matthew Scott were first-place winners in the 2018 Cabbagetown Holiday Lights Contest. They credit their top vote-getting to the fact their cute dog, Panda, was in the picture of their Hillcrest Street home overlooking Wellesley Park.  Best … Continue reading

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Porch thefts: Security advice on prevention and response

Des Ryan, a retired Toronto police officer, is a CRA board director and our volunteer safety and security lead. It seems there has been an increase in porch thefts in our neighbourhood recently. Neighbours are advising that their Amazon packages … Continue reading

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