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My Roti Place

Hint: It's even more roti! Read more

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Lindsay Barrowcliffe -Smallant Productions

When will progressive white men make room for progressive women and people of colour? Read more

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How can we trust a city that blithely defines “affordable housing” as anything that goes for market rate, which these days is $2,000 month for your average one-bedroom? Read more

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David Laurence

Beloved Parkdale joint to close in December to make way for new project Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Renovations are the latest tactic landlords are using to illegally evict people renting Toronto apartments. Here's how some tenants fought back – and won. Read more

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Natalia Manzocco

Doomie's owners have "morality on tap" at three new restaurants in Parkdale, but will people be buying? Read more

Food

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A rendering of "Vegandale," as released by the 5700 Inc., the group behind the new restaurants.

Instagram account Parkdale Life and the non-profit Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust hosts a community forum to discuss the “Vegandale” branding and gentrification Read more

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Samantha Edwards

City council will vote on proposed $1.5 million rooming house fund in Parkdale Read more

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Rooming houses and bachelorettes in Parkdale have been homes for decades to former psychiatric patients, new immigrants to Canada, disabled folks and those with low or fixed income, but they are disappearing Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Vegan protesters, social media stars and restaurateurs are helping Toronto’s vegan scene grow, despite being at odds with one another. As animal-rights activists protest outside of Antler Kitchen & Bar, three new restaurants are opening in Vegandale. Read more

Life

Vegandale Brewery, opening in Duggan’s Brewery’s old spot in Parkdale, will serve vegan beer and vegan comfort food. Read more

Food & Drink

Parkdale rent strike

Michael Y.C. Tseng

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

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The west-end neighbourhood's landscape is changing Read more

Real Estate

The Margin of Eras Gallery resists the colonial elitism of Toronto's established art institutions Read more

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Samantha Edwards

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

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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 Read more

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Mythology

Mythology Diner is a collab with the company behind Doomie's Read more

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Flickr/Tibet Kitchen

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

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Samuel Engelking

The Parkdale Arts and Culture Centre has played an important part in Parkdale’s development from marginalized to vibrant neighbourhood Read more

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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 Read more

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