Parkdale rent strike

Michael Y.C. Tseng

Tenants of 1251 King West are protesting against their landlord, Nuspor Investments more

Feb 2, 2018 4:03 PM News 3 Comments


Samantha Edwards

On National Housing Day, Parkdale residents protested an incoming luxury condo development slated for the intersection more

Nov 22, 2017 2:02 PM News


Liam Barrington-Bush

The neighbourhood has yet to experience gentrification on the scale that a two-tower condo mega-project approved for King and Dufferin will bring more

Nov 16, 2017 5:47 AM News



Random encounters provide a connection to the wilderness in an unnatural city more

Oct 19, 2017 2:32 PM News 1 Comments


Flickr/Tibet Kitchen

Forced to move out after their rent doubled, the popular Tibetan restaurant struggles to find a new home in Toronto more

Oct 18, 2017 4:50 PM News


Samuel Engelking

Big idea to turn library, community centre and arts building into neighbourhood focal point has residents “a little excited and scared,” says Councillor Gord Perks more

Oct 5, 2017 8:04 AM News


Paul Salvatori

The 19th century rooming house at King and Strachan is nearing its final days to make way for a condo more

Jun 30, 2017 5:49 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog


Jeff Tessier

That's the concept the city's mayor, Fred Eisenberger, and condo developer Brad J. Lamb are selling. But are you buying it? more

May 30, 2017 4:51 PM Real Estate 6 Comments



Movement to maintain Parkdale's status as one of Toronto's few remaining affordable and diverse downtown neighbourhoods takes root in a garden off Milky Way Lane more

Mar 8, 2017 4:56 PM News 2 Comments

How the Market can survive and thrive in the era of big planning more

Dec 15, 2016 4:28 PM News 1 Comments

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Lana Goldberg

Busy Street warehouse was movement-building community hub and ground zero for environmental group's activist training during nine-year tenancy more

Oct 20, 2016 7:41 PM News 1 Comments

Empire Communities proposes to demolish all but the corner facade of York Square and pile a massive 40-storey condominium tower on stilts above more

May 18, 2016 7:14 PM News 1 Comments



Poor, homeless, sex workers and drug users will be the invisible casualties of plans for LGBTQ-focused sport centre in Toronto's Downtown East more

Apr 6, 2016 6:51 PM News 1 Comments



LGBTQ-focused sport facility proposed for Moss Park and John Innes Community Centre site for possible future Olympics bid, has anti-poverty activists worried about a broader city agenda to shut down shelter beds in quickly gentrifying Downtown East more

Oct 26, 2015 8:00 AM News 2 Comments