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ON THE COVER: While the students are away, the fox will play (Jan. 2021)

January 27th, 2021 · Comments Off on ON THE COVER: While the students are away, the fox will play (Jan. 2021)

In a particularly Canadian version of Fox News, this furry friend boldly struts around the partially shuttered University of Toronto campus. Pat Mullen, who works at University College, snapped this shot as the fox approached as if to question his reason for being at work. PAT MULLEN/GLEANER NEWS

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DEVELOPINGS: Developments at your doorstep (Jan. 2021)

January 27th, 2021 · Comments Off on DEVELOPINGS: Developments at your doorstep (Jan. 2021)

New builds abound around the Annex

The construction of new residential towers has continued unabated in the Annex despite the pandemic. The Gleaner  is distributed to homes between College Street, Dupont Street, Avenue Road and Christie Street. Fourteen development sites, at various stages of completion, currently exist within these boundaries. With one confirmed exception – Mirvish Village – these are each condominium developments with high price tags. In the next one to three years the population of the Annex will increase considerably. Here is what to expect.

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EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice! (Dec. 2020)

December 21st, 2020 · Comments Off on EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice! (Dec. 2020)

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ON THE COVER: Renewing Martel’s vision (Nov. 2020)

December 4th, 2020 · Comments Off on ON THE COVER: Renewing Martel’s vision (Nov. 2020)

Paul Richard (left) and Joseph Sagaj, part of a team of Indigenous gardeners, have been working tirelessly to bring Paul Martel Park (located on Madison Avenue, north of Bloor Street) back to its original vision. Click here to read more. BRIAN BURCHELL/GLEANER NEWS

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Sponsored: Bloor Annex BIA

November 2nd, 2020 · Comments Off on Sponsored: Bloor Annex BIA

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ON THE COVER: Order in (Mar. 2020)

March 24th, 2020 · Comments Off on ON THE COVER: Order in (Mar. 2020)

The provincial response to global pandemic COVID-19 forced the closure of sit-down restaurants and bars. Many Bloor Street restaurants, like the Annex Food Hall pictured above, are trying to keep going by offering take-out and delivery services. BRIAN BURCHELL/GLEANER NEWS

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Coming up

February 19th, 2020 · Comments Off on Coming up

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NEWS: BIA behind green plan (Spring 2019)

April 23rd, 2019 · Comments Off on NEWS: BIA behind green plan (Spring 2019)

BIA infrastructure improvements, parkettes construction to begin in 2019

By Meribeth Deen

Big changes are coming to Bloor Street: new sidewalks, new water-mains, new trees in the ground, and four new parkettes. At the recent Bloor-Annex Business Improvement Association AGM, BIA chair (and publisher of this newspaper) Brian Burchell told local business and property owners that, after years of planning, the City of Toronto is confident that the Bloor St. Greening Initiative will come to fruition in the coming year.

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Upcoming event: March 20, 2019

March 14th, 2019 · Comments Off on Upcoming event: March 20, 2019

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