Category: News

DCA is back in session

by Anne Bell After a hot summer, the DCA is back to regular meetings. Development news In development news, DCA members have voted to appeal the decision by the City to approve the developer’s application for 900 Albert. City council…

The art of quilting showcased

by Nathalie Thirlwall In a world that is technologically connected, it is interesting to see in what other ways we are connected. Beauty plays an important role in linking our eyes to our spirits, lifting our hearts and souls to…

An oasis of beauty in Centretown

by Judith Lyons and Brenda Knight If you have had occasion to walk west one block from the new Lyon Station on the redesigned Queen Street, you might have noticed that the building at the intersection of Albert, Bay, and…

The greening of an urban condominium

by Gerry Montpetit and Lenore Rayner About five years ago, some owners of The Strand Condominiums (at Somerset and Kent) got together to develop a condominium garden project that would be mostly managed by a community garden committee. Initially, when…

Pride 2018: a record-breaking Pride Parade

Over 150 groups participated in this year’s Pride Parade, which capped off Pride Week celebrations on August 26. Thousands gathered on Centretown streets to watch the parade, which was the biggest ever. The parade route closed down streets throughout the…