Williamson Road hits 100th

When Olivia Forrest had to find old stories for her school’s 100th birthday, all she needed was a big family dinner. Starting with her grandmother Lois in the 1940s, Olivia’s family has had someone at Williamson Road Public School every decade or two. “Well, you know, there doesn’t seem to be a good reason to […]

East End schools in a class of their own

Thinking about what my next historical article would be, I realized this is the month everyone goes back to school, so I should do an article on the schools, but a little differently. One of the oldest school in the area, if not the oldest, is Norway Public School, near Kingston Road and Woodbine Avenue. […]