Category: Community News

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Syrian Refugees: Local Efforts To Help

We’ve heard from a number of residents inquiring as to whether there are local efforts to assist with the sponsoring and settling of refugees from the conflict in Syria. We thought we would let you know what we’ve found out…

Online Survey: Parks, Forestry and Recreation Facilities Master Plan

The City’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division (affectionately known as PFR), are seeking our input on a new Facilities Master Plan which will guide their decision-making and investment in parks and recreation facilities (community centres, ice rinks, weight rooms, sports…

Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarms and Heating Systems Reminder

The City of Toronto and Toronto Fire Services have issued a timely reminder about the dangers of Carbon Monoxide poisoning after a number of recent incidents. Be sure that you have a working CO alarm (either battery operated or plug-in…

Corktown News: Winter 2015 Edition

We love to read what’s going on in nearby neighbourhoods (and there’s a LOT!). If you don’t check the corktown.ca website out regularly, you might want to read the Winter 2015 Edition of the Corktown News to get an idea…

Did You Know… The CRP Museum Had 4,291 Visitors In One Year?

According to the Fall 2015 Cabbagetown Preservation Association Newsletter, the Cabbagetown Regent Park Museum had 4,291 visitors from March 2014 to February 2015! Congratulations to those who volunteer their time to this excellent initiative. Visit their Facebook site at:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cabbagetown-Regent-Park-Museum/133042666715455 …

Cabbagetown Preservation Association Fall 2015 Newsletter

Our good friends at the CPA have distributed their Fall 2015 newsletter, and as usual – there’s lots of great information. If you misplaced the copy dropped off at your door, the newsletter is also available online on their website.…

Riverdale Farm Survey

We love surveys! As part of a school project from TDSB, we’ve been asked to share a survey about Riverdale Farm (one of our great local treasures in our opinion!). Riverdale Farm Survey Source: CabbageTowner