Letters to the Editor for Dec. 1, 2015

A challenge for readers: let’s do something positive RE: Letters from Carole Wilson and Paul Romanuk (Letters to the Editor, Nov. 17): I agree that many sections of Queen Street East look appalling, ranging from dirty or sadly outdated store windows to downright dilapidated buildings. I doubt that our BIA or councillor can talk sense […]

Inspired advice for Danforth and Gerrard

A packed house at the Naval Club at Gerrard and Woodbine gathered on March 7 to hear a visiting Australian speak about how a little bit of effort and a lot of creative thinking transformed a partially abandoned downtown in an industrial town in Australia into one of Lonely Planet’s Top Ten Cities of 2011. […]

News in Brief

The Danforth East Community Association (DECA) and the newly-formed Gerrard East Community Organization will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 7, to address concerns about the increasing number of empty and derelict storefronts in both neighbourhoods. Organizers have invited guest speaker Marcus Westbury to talk about how he single-handedly revitalized the downtown core of […]