Category: News

OMB Big Box Decision!

 Dear Friends, I am happy to write with good news about our community’s fight to stop big box development on Eastern Ave. Yesterday Justice Karakatsanis of the Divisional Court denied SmartCentres Inc. leave to appeal the decision of the Ontario Municipal Board. The ruling upholds the decision of the OMB to refuse an a…pplication to… Read more »

Toronto Public Health – H1N1 Flu Virus

H1N1 Flu Virus Protect yourself and your family by getting the flu shot. 1. Your doctor or community health clinic may be offering the shot. Contact them to find out. 2. If you are in a priority group you can attend clinics starting October 29. Find out if you are in a priority group and… Read more »

McCleary playground opens

Councillor Paula Fletcher,  Parks, Forestry and Recreation staff, playground designer Adam Bienenstock and more than 400 volunteers from ING Direct Canada descended upon McCleary Playground Sept 17 to transform it into a natural playground.   Some of the play features include a mister, climbing boulders, musical instruments, and a hill slide. At Queen and McGee streets,… Read more »

East Chinatown Archway Opens

      Mayor David Miller was joined by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Ward 30 Toronto- Danforth); Madame Zhu Taoying, Consul General of China; Dale Cheung, President Chinese Chamber of Commerce (Toronto East); Mr. Ron Tsin, Board Chair, Toronto Parking Authority; members of the Zhong Hua Men Archway Organizing Committee, 13 lion dancers and a dragon… Read more »