Toronto-Danforth Councillor Paula Fletcher seeks support to change name of Lower Coxwell to Emdaablimok Avenue to honour Indigenous history

Toronto-Danforth Councillor Paula Fletcher will be putting a motion before Toronto and East York Community Council on June 29 to change the name of Lower Coxwell Avenue to Emdaablimok Avenue. The portion of the road to see its name changed is between Lake Shore Boulevard East and Queen Street East. Fletcher said there has long […]

East York’s popular Old’s Cool General Store “depaves” exterior sidewalk to create Gathering Garden

By ERIN HORROCKS-POPE A beloved community hub in East York received a gorgeous green makeover this month. Old’s Cool General Store, at the intersection of Lumsden and Westlake avenues, has been “making consciousness convenient” since opening in May 2015 by co-owners Zahra Dhanani and Mariko Nguyen as a safe and welcoming space in which they […]