Friends help Familia from tree

A calico cat is safe after a hair-raising rescue way, way up in the Upper Beach. Startled by a racoon, the young cat scampered about 20 metres up a maple tree on Glenmount Park Road. It stayed there, mewling, for two days. Homeowner Gail Starasts says even a Toronto Animal Services worker was surprised to […]

Residents want Queen tree saved

A tall red oak near Queen and Balsam is stopping traffic, at least on the sidewalk. Hundreds of passersby have stopped and signed a petition to save the tree at 2204 Queen St. East, which owners say poses a risk to their house and those of their neighbours. Calls to the homeowners’ family were not […]