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Weston is one of the many small rural towns that surrounded Toronto that were eventually consumed by the city as it grew. Today it's part of continuous Toronto and Weston's main street, Weston Road, still retains that small Ontario town feeling as it stretches high above the Humber River valley. Weston is one of Toronto's neighbourhoods to watch. With a good stock of housing at affordable prices and a mix of condominium and apartment towers, industrial spaces ready to be renovated and easy access to downtown via the Go Train station, Weston is poised to once again become an economic and creative centre.
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Letter from Yonge Street's new Managing Editor.
A possible Kodak moment: Our visit to Mount Dennis finds a storied community at a crossroads
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
One of Toronto's mostly intensely industrialized neighbourhoods, Mount Dennis was hit hard by the 2005 closure of the Kodak plant. But a strong identity, truly diverse population--and perhaps a new transit hub--might point the way toward a bright future.
How to build a successful citizen initiative: 2 tales from the front lines
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Passion and organizing skills are keys to getting policies changed or projects revised. But the efforts of Code Blue and the Clean Train Coalition also demonstrate that timing and connections make a major difference.
Diaspora Dialogues, a jack-of-all trades literary program, nurtures immigrant writer talent
Wednesday, December 01, 2010
Diaspora Dialogues is creating a Toronto (& Canadian) literary scene that reflects one of the world's most diverse cities, helping its writers tell new stories that allow us understand ourselves better. At the same time, the program is feeding new kinds of work into the ever-growing body of Canadian Literature.
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Weston-Mt Dennis gets a new community hub
Weston-Mt. Dennis has become known as a "priority neighbourhood" since Mayor Miller’s time in office. An industrial part of town that lost its industry, there’s not a lot of money, and according to the Toronto Community ...
Old Weston Village gets $23,750 neighbourhood improvement grant
60-year-old Mount Dennis library closes this week for $4.3-million renovation
Ground broken for 192-bed long-term care facility, Kipling Acres
Rexdale's Smithfield Park gets $110,000 playground improvement
Maple Leaf Park at Jane and 401 gets 3 refurbished tennis courts
$110,000 of accessible equipment installed in park named for woman disabled by stray bullet
Strathburn Park at Weston and Sheppard gets $175,000 facelift
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Eglinton LRT to get first issue of Ontario's new Green Bonds
In the fall of 2013, the provincial government unveiled a plan to start issuing green bonds: bonds that are in some way tied to projects that help achieve environmental goals.
"Participating in the green bond market will provide an opportunity ...
City of Toronto micro loan program will give 15 young, at-risk entrepreneurs a $5K start
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Friends of 2Wheels transforming lives
Friends of 2Wheels
, a not-for-profit, volunteer-run group that recycles and repairs used bikes then gives them to those in need, was featured this week in
In the article, founder Mihály Felbert tells BikeRadar
Toronto community centre gives boost to people with dreams of self-employment
Source: Inside Toronto
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