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Assorted Personal Notations, Essays, and Other Jottings

Posts Tagged ‘laneway

[PHOTO] Back alley thanks, Anarres Apothecary

Back alley thanks #toronto #bloorstreetwest #bloorcourt #alley #laneway #anarresapothecary #form

Written by Randy McDonald

November 6, 2019 at 12:15 pm

[PHOTO] Graffiti on a Bloorcourt alley

Graffiti on a Bloorcourt alley #toronto #blooranddufferin #bloorcourt #alley #laneway #graffiti

Written by Randy McDonald

November 6, 2019 at 11:15 am

[URBAN NOTE] Five city links: Ottawa, Moncton, New York City, Calgary, Richmond

  • The Ottawa Citizen reports on the first week of the Confederation Line LRT.
  • The New Brunswick city of Moncton now has new affordable housing–20 units–for vulnerable people. Global News reports.
  • CityLab looks at one photographer’s perspective of the New York City skyline, changed by the 9/11 attacks.
  • An alleyway in Calgary is being transformed by art. Global News reports.
  • Birth tourism might become an election issue in the British Columbia city of Richmond. Global News reports.

[PHOTO] Iced laneway

Iced #toronto #dovercourtvillage #winter #ice #laneway #alley #tracks

Written by Randy McDonald

February 10, 2019 at 11:30 am

[PHOTO] Looking out at my snowy laneway

Looking out at my snowy laneway #toronto #dovercourtvillage #alley #laneway #winter #snow

Written by Randy McDonald

February 4, 2019 at 12:07 pm

[BLOG] Some Friday links

  • blogTO notes laneway crawls in Toronto and notes a vacant lot in Leslieville is set to become a community market.
  • The Dragon’s Tales looks at atmospheric nitrogen on Earth and Venus.
  • Joe. My. God. confirms Prince’s death as a consequence of an opioid overdose.
  • The LRB Blog notes the importance of Felix the Cat in television broadcasting.
  • The Map Room Blog notes a collection of Atlantic Canadian maps.
  • Marginal Revolution talks about Indians taking good lessons from the Raj as well.
  • Peter Watts crows at the success of cephalopods on the changing Earth.
  • The Power and the Money’s Noel Maurer notes the weakness of the Mexican welfare state.
  • Window on Eurasia notes the concentration of Russians in a bit more than a dozen major cities.

[PHOTO] Rain-soaked alley off Dupont

Rain-soaked alley off Dupont

Written by Randy McDonald

June 26, 2014 at 2:04 pm