Category Archives: Local Interest

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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NOW Cabbagetown Mom 2017 Winner

The Cabbagetown BIA and NOW Magazine recently held a Cabbagetown Mom contest and after receiving lots of great entries, the winner and runners-up have been announced! Congratulations! NOW Cabbagetown Mom 2017 Winner!

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Nettleship’s Hardware closing after 97 years

Sadly, Nettleship’s Hardware on Parliament Street is closing today after being run by three generations of the same family since it first opened in 1920. In Doug Fisher’s May 11 blog post, he reported that “Stephanie and Bert have been … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Tour of Homes – September 17 2017

The Cabbagetown Preservation Association (CPA) 2017 Tour of Homes will be held September 17 2017. This event is a wonderful chance to tour the interior of some of Cabbagetown’s beautiful and historic homes. The homes featured are of historic or … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Preservation Association – 2017 Walking Tours

The Cabbagetown Preservation Association (CPA) has announced the schedule of walking tours for 2017. As usual, the list is impressive. The Necropolis – May 27/28 Cabbagetown et la vallée de la rivière Don (en français) – July 2 Cabbagetown By … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Preservation Association Spring 2017 Newsletter – available now

In your mailbox soon, or on your screen now…the always interesting CPA newsletter is ready for you now. Includes: The CPA 2017 AGM on May 29, Builders of Canada, Cabbagetown Talks, Cabbagetown Walks 2017 season, CPA membership changes, Renovating?, Cabbagetown … 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 Mom contest

The Cabbagetown BIA is again running their Cabbagetown Mom contest in participation with NOW Magazine. Let them why your mom should be the NOW Cabbagetown Mom of 2017 and be entered to win $500 + a Cabbagetown prize pack valued … Continue reading

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Cabbagetown Community Arts Centre: Charity auction of art and art experiences – May 3, 2017

The Cabbagetown Community Arts Centre is holding a charity auction of art and art experiences on May 3, 2017 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Admission is free admission (and your first drink and food is free also!). Space is … Continue reading

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