Tuesday, October 21, 2014Cloudy 6°C
Music / October 21, 2014 / Comments (9)

You can now bid on the El Mocambo sign on Ebay

El Mocambo ebay

The El Mocambo drama never stops here in Toronto - except it really, really will soon. After doomsday speculation made what seemed like a permanent and cozy nest around the historic concert venue, the building has been sold, the last parties have been booked, and we no longer have to...

More »

City / October 21, 2014 / Comments (8)

House of the Week: 118A Robinson Street

118A Robinson Street Toronto

Just one block from Trinity Bellwoods Park, this cute semi-detached located at 118A Robinson St. offers a pretty good picture of what you can buy with $650K in Toronto these days. The curb appeal won't blow you away, but the bones of this house are solid. Wide plank hardwood floors...

More »

Arts / October 21, 2014 / Comments (15)

Toronto ranked 10th on Lonely Planet's 2015 travel list

20141021-toronto-travel.jpg

Toronto has been ranked the 10th most desirable travel destination in 2015 by Lonely Planet, the popular publisher of international travel guides. Rather than noting some the more cliched traits Toronto is known for, the guide references specific events and developments that will have an impact next year. Here's the...

More »

Sports & Play / October 21, 2014 / Comments (28)

How to spend a day on West Queen West

west queen west

West Queen West is one of Toronto's most fascinating neighbourhoods - even Vogue, thinks so, recently naming this stretch between Trinity Bellwoods and Dufferin the second coolest neighbourhood in the world. Populated by indie cafes, patisseries, galleries, home-grown fashion labels and restaurants, it's easy to see the attraction. The neighbourhood...

More »

Music / October 21, 2014 / Comments (6)

10 quirky things to know about the Toronto music scene

toronto music scene

In recent years, more and more aspects of Toronto's music history has begun to be properly documented, from the vibrant punk scene of the 70s, to the early rock'n'roll clubs on Yonge street, and even the indie rock community of the 90s. In a city that's not always great at...

More »

City / October 21, 2014 / Comments (34)

Why doesn't the TTC run trains marked with graffiti?

ttc graffiti

When a photo of a heavily graffiti tagged Toronto subway train was posted to Reddit on Sunday, it came as something of a surprise to the TTC. Since David Gunn's tenure as general manager in the late 1990s, the transit provider has had a strict policy of keeping heavily vandalized...

More »

Announcements / October 21, 2014

Where Drake and Jose Bautista get their suits made

garrison bespoke toronto

For three years, this little shop on Wellington has been turning out custom-crafted suits for Bay Streeters, creative professionals, pro athletes, Drake, and everybody in between. They've even done some high-flying feats of tailoring, including creating a bulletproof suit, and a custom suit for TFC players that's so comfy they...

More »

Community

Recent Comments

Most Commented On

Latest Reviews

Garrison Bespoke/ Fashion Stores

Garrison Bespoke wants to help Toronto's men be their best-dressed selves. The bespoke suiting shop, tucked into a quiet building on Wellington just a stone's throw away from the Financial...

Kujira/ Restaurants

Kujira is a month-old sushi bar in Yorkville that takes pride in thoughtfully crafted, individually garnished, hand-pressed and hand-rolled sushi. The sunken 56-seat restaurant occupies a lower-level unit on Cumberland,...

Little Fin/ Restaurants

Little Fin, now open at the base of the Dineen Building in the Financial District, aims to bait the expense-account toting, Bay St. lunch crowd with a seafood-centric menu that...

Schmaltz Appetizing/ Grocery Stores

Schmaltz is an appetizing store, a source for Jewish delicacies traditionally consumed with bagels. It's the lesser known cousin to the deli, if you will. Found in an out-building behind...

Events

Today's Events

October 21, 2014

Submit an Event

October 2014

PreviousNext
SUN
MON
TUE
WED
THU
FRI
SAT

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31


Other Cities: Montreal