Category: In The Media

Salad days at inner-city school

By Kevin Connor, Toronto Sun First posted: Sunday, October 15, 2017 02:04 PM EDT TORONTO – Tyler Beckett wants to be a landscaper and the urban farming program on the roof of his inner-city school has greened his thumb. “It’s helping get me prepare for a job when I’m done school,” said the 16-year-old Eastdale Collegiate Institute… Read more »

Save the Centreville Carousel

                Save the Centreville Antique Carousel Centreville’s 110 year old antique carousel has delighted thousands of children for over half a century. It boasts 52 hand carved wooden animals including cats, pigs, ostriches and rabbits and is one of only a handful of Dentzel Menagerie Carousels left in… Read more »

Parents demand return of crossing guards in busy downtown neighbourhood

By Mike Smee, CBC News Classes may be over for the summer, but parents at one east Toronto school say they’ll continue fighting what they say is a dangerous situation for their children. The streets around Morse Street Junior Public School, near Queen Street East and and Carlaw Avenue, have become plagued with speeding and reckless drivers… Read more »