Local senior honoured for service and activism

by Stephen Thirlwall On April 25, Dr. Patricia Marsden-Dole received a special Provincial Seniors Achievement Award for 2015 for her excellence of service. Before many friends and colleagues, MPP Yasir Naqvi presented the award on behalf of the Ontario provincial…

FEATURE: The OMB and Norman Street: an inside look

1. Where it all started by Eric Darwin Readers with a high pain threshold will recall the very controversial and adversarial Preston-Carling plan the City developed in 2013. It recognized the ongoing land stampede by developers to acquire lands along…

Skyline: the early apartments of Centretown

by Robert Smythe Centretown has a rich legacy of apartment buildings, beginning in the early 1900s and reaching a stylish peak in the 1930s. Several major real estate developers were active in these years. Among them was Snear Miller (1879-1952),…