Author Archives: The Cabbagetowner

Cabbagetown Moms and Dads potluck picnic in the park – June 1

Some local parents are getting together for a potluck picnic on June 1 at 4:30 p.m. in Riverdale Park West at the benches. If you would like to join, they ask that you bring a dish to feed 10-12 people … Continue reading

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Welcome to Razed Right

We have a new barber shop in the neighbourhood! Welcome to Razed Right at 298 Gerrard St. E. There’s no excuse for looking scruffy now Cabbagetown.

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Welcome to A&Z Gourmet Burgers

We would like to offer a Cabbagetown welcome to a new restaurant in the neighbourhood – A&Z Gourmet Burgers located at 568 Parliament St. We had previously believed that a Lick’s Burger was coming to this location, but we have … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Bike Tune Up – June 11

Our friends at the Cabbagetown BIA are inviting residents to join them at the 2017 Cabbagetown Bike Tune Up at Carlton & Parliament. Local cycle shop Cycle Solutions will be offering free basic bike tune ups on the street and … Continue reading

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Crime alert: Break-in on Nasmith Avenue

We have received a report of a house break-in on Nasmith Avenue during the afternoon today. The residents found that someone had broken a kitchen window at the rear of the house, but once the intruder(s) opened the back door … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival 2017 – a great day without rain or snow!

The 46th Annual Forsythia Festival held on Sunday May 7 2017 was a truly wonderful day of yellowness, fun and smiles! We are grateful that the threat of rain and snow (gulp!) didn’t deter anyone from showing up for the … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival 2017 prize winners

We have our winners – congratulations! Thank you to our donors and the many residents and attendees of Forsythia Festival 2017 who purchased tickets! The winner of our 50/50 membership renewal draw was Carolyn Shaw-Rimmington! (if your membership has expired, … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Preservation Association 2017 AGM – May 29

Our friends at the Cabbagetown Preservation Association (CPA) will be holding their AGM on May 29 at Dixon Hall. They are a great organization and we hope that you will support them by attending and by becoming a member. Monday … Continue reading

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Film Shoot: Condor filming May 24 – 27 at various locations

The TV Series Condor ( will be filming at a number of locations in the neighbourhood near the end of this month. The series is based on the the 1975 feature film called Three Days Of The Condor ( which … Continue reading

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Film Shoot: 314 Wellesley St. E., parking on Wellesley and Parliament St. from May 12 – 13.

Some more filming in the neighbourhood on Wellesley St. E. with parking on Wellesley and Parliament St. Smile! Production Type: COMMERCIAL Project Title: Forcepoint IP 170511 Production Company & Address: MEANS OF PRODUCTION 1163 COMMERCIAL DRIVE VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CA, … Continue reading

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