Category Archives: In The News

Stabbing at TCH rooming house, Parliament Street

City TV News has reported a stabbing took place the night of June 21 at the Toronto Community Housing rooming house at 508 Parliament Street. A man was taken to hospital with critical injuries and authorities did not say whether … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Sprucecourt Co-op

We saw this interesting article in the Toronto Star about our very own Sprucecourt Co-op! East-end housing co-op worries about the community cost that comes with refinancing (thestar.com)

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Crime alert: Flower theft

We have had a resident report to us that on May 29 at around 9:30 a.m., a woman was observed digging out large numbers of various flowers including peonies, lilacs and irises from Winchester Street front gardens and placing them … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: House of the Week: $1.7 million for a Cabbagetown Victorian with stunning stained glass

We have another Cabbagetown home in the media showing off our good side. House of the Week: $1.7 million for a Cabbagetown Victorian with stunning stained glass (torontolife.com)

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Cabbagetown in the news: Don Valley trail closures will continue until July

It’s close enough to Cabbagetown to be considered “in the news”, and many residents use the lower Don Valley trail system. This article describes some issues with the closure including reasons why the work is nearly a year behind schedule. … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Shalom voted one of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Toronto

Our local restaurants have been getting a lot of good press lately! The latest accolades are from blogTO who included Shalom at 587 Parliament St. as one of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Toronto. Congratulations to Shalom! Best Ethiopian Restaurants … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Worker’s cottage in Cabbagetown suits single buyers

This article in today’s Globe and Mail features a home for sale at 13 Sword Street. Worker’s cottage in Cabbagetown suits single buyers

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Cabbagetown in the news: El Charro one of 10 new Toronto restaurants you can eat at for under $10 (blogTO)

Local restaurant and relative newbie to the area El Charro (elcharro.ca) has received some more attention from blogTO. They have been listed as on of the 10 new Toronto restaurants you can eat at for under $10 (blogto.com). Congratulations!

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Cabbagetown in the news: Stout is one of top 30 places to drink beer in Toronto (blogTO)

We love our local businesses such as Stout Irish Pub (stoutirishpub.ca), and it looks like the people at BlogTO agree! Stout was voted as one of the top 30 places to drink beer in toronto by neighbourhood (blogto.com) Congratulations!

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Crime alert: Lennie’s storefront damaged by suspected impaired driver. Arrest on Salisbury Avenue

There was an incident in the early morning hours of April 4, where a vehicle drove in to the front of Lennie’s Health Foods located on Parliament Street, just south of Carlton Street. The driver left the scene in the … Continue reading

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