Category: Community News

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TTC Downtown Relief Line

Public Transit fans in the neighbourhood will be interested to learn that the oft-vaunted, never-realized Downtown Relief Line might have connections near to the area. According to this Globe and Mail article from January 29: The proposal pencils in stations…

Cabbagetown Festival T-Shirt Design Contest

The Cabbagetown BIA is running a t-shirt design contest for this year’s 40th Annual Cabbagetown Festival. As well as having the pleasure of seeing your own design sported around the neighbourhood, the winner will receive $250 and other prizes! If…

Throwback Thursday: The Opera and Ballet Pioneers of Cabbagetown

We’re fortunate to have a lively arts scene in the neighbourhood, and the roots go back further than you might think. In his new post, Cabbagetown’s own Gilles Huot of the Cabbagetown Preservation Association, describes many of the early pioneers…

2015 Real Estate Market – Year In Review

Our friends Nick Humphries and Hilary Browning at Sage Real Estate have published their 2015 Real Estate Market – Year In Review which is always an interesting (and eye-opening!) resource for residents. Read the full review at:nickandhilary.com Source: CabbageTowner

2016 Heritage Grant Program

If you’re considering making some household repairs, you might be eligible for a grant of up to 50% of the cost under the Heritage Grant Program. There are some application workshops scheduled to assist homeowners with the process, the closest…

Coyote In Cabbagetown

A coyote was hit by a car at Parliament and Carlton Streets around noon today. It ran away into the neighbourhood but might be injured. Hopefully, it found its way into the Don Valley but please be aware and alert…