Tag: Community

Riverside Bridge on this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Finishers’ medals

TTC streetcar crossing iconic Riverside Bridge highlight Toronto’s commitment to transit and its vibrant neighbourhoods More than 100 Toronto runners accompanied Canadian Olympian Reid Coolsaet, Rachel Hannah of Team New Balance, and the RunTOBeer run crew on a “mystery run” last night. Starting from the Saulter Street Brewery and Eastbound Brewing the group ran to… Read more »

East End “Bridges to Art” Underpass Project

I am very excited to announce the East End “Bridges to Art” Underpass Project. This is a project I initiated in 2017 with the idea of painting a series of murals on the rail bridges in the Carlaw-Dundas area as part of the Carlaw Dundas Community Initiative. The Carlaw-Dundas area is a former industrial area that has… Read more »

Leslieville Butterflyway Ranger Training Session

The Butterflyway Project is a citizen-led movement that is growing highways of habitat for bees and butterflies through neighbourhoods in communities across Canada. The David Suzuki Foundation will recruit volunteers from Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood in 2018 to become Butterflyway Rangers. The Rangers will learn about bees, butterflies and wildflowers and will return to their neighbourhood with a mission: to establish a neighbourhood butterflyway with at least a dozen pollinator patches… Read more »

East End Arts leaving Dawes Rd. – Moving to St. Matthew’s Clubhouse!

April 17, 2018 Josh Sherman EAST END Arts, one of six city-funded organizations across Toronto that exists to promote local art, is moving out of its Danforth Village digs. The group, which began supporting the arts in Wards 29, 30, 31, and 32 in 2013, moved into a third-floor office at the Silver Mill (10… Read more »