Category Archives: In The News

Cabbagetown in the news: Shalom voted on 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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Cabbagetown in the news: Cabbagetown couple’s living room highlights colourful clock collection

A nice feature on some Cabbagetown residents and their unique clock collection. Local stores Eclectisaurus and Spruce are mentioned also. Cabbagetown couple’s living room highlights colourful clock collection – The Globe and Mail (theglobeandmail.com)

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Cabbagetown in the news: Abandoned trailer adds trashy touch to Riverdale Park: The Fixer

It’s not often that the words “trailer” and “trashy” are used in the same breath as “Cabbagetown”, but here we have it. The Toronto Star’s Jack Lakey (aka “The Fixer“) has written about the vandalized trailer that has been located … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: Gerrard Street Beer Store redevelopment

UrbanToronto.ca has a post about the March 8 community consultation meeting held to…well…consult…with the community about the proposed Gerrard Street Beer Store redevelopment plans. ‘Mountanious’ 227 Gerrard East Met With Backlash By Residents (urbantoronto.ca) Doug Fisher also wrote about the … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown in the news: How will the TOcore secondary plan affect historic Cabbagetown?

Inside Toronto has an article about the TOcore secondary plan, how it might affect Cabbagetown and the upcoming talk being organized by the Cabbagetown Preservation Association on February 27. How will the TOcore secondary plan affect historic Cabbagetown? (insidetoronto.com)

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Cabbagetown in the news – Jet Fuel: Toronto’s coffee landmark

We noticed this great article on torontoism.com (yes – that’s our very own Richard Silver!) about one of our local coffee meccas, Jet Fuel. Jet Fuel: Toronto’s Coffee Landmark (torontoism.com) By the way…we’ve had inquiries about the sign at Jet … Continue reading

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