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[PHOTO] Yonge-Dundas Square, illuminated

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Yonge-Dundas Square, illuminated #toronto #yongeanddundas #yongedundassquare #intersection #winter #snow #twilight

Written by Randy McDonald

January 19, 2020 at 8:45 am

[PHOTO] Looking off a rooftop patio, Yonge Eglinton Centre

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Looking off a rooftop patio, Yonge Eglinton Centre (1) #toronto #yongeeglintoncentre #yongeandeglinton #snow #white #winter #snowstorm

Looking off a rooftop patio, Yonge Eglinton Centre (2) #toronto #yongeeglintoncentre #midtowntoronto #yongeandeglinton #snow #white #winter #snowstorm

Looking off a rooftop patio, Yonge Eglinton Centre (3) #toronto #yongeeglintoncentre #skyline #midtowntoronto #yongeandeglinton #snow #white #winter #snowstorm

Written by Randy McDonald

January 18, 2020 at 10:45 pm

[PHOTO] Three photos from Yonge and Eglinton, Sunday morning

Anne Johnston Courtyard, Sunday morning #toronto #yongeandeglinton #mintomidtown #annejohnstoncourtyard #blue #lights #morning #latergram

South down Yonge, Sunday morning #toronto #yongeandeglinton #yongestreet #lights #morning #latergram

East down Eglinton, Sunday morning #toronto #yongeandeglinton #eglintonavenue #lights #morning #latergram

Written by Randy McDonald

December 23, 2019 at 9:30 am

[PHOTO] Yonge and Eglinton crowding in

Yonge and Eglinton crowding in #toronto #yongeandeglinton #skyscrapers #yongeeglintoncentre #econdos #mintomidtown #googlephotos #panorama

Written by Randy McDonald

November 23, 2019 at 10:45 am

[URBAN NOTE] Six Toronto links

  • The Pilot, in Yorkville, celebrates its 75th anniversary as a venue. Global News reports.
  • Some immigrant businesspeople recently bought an old Toronto Hydro building in the north of the city as a shelter for immigrants. Global News reports.
  • The backlash against the proposed condo tower at Yonge and Eglinton branded by Pharrell Williams has been swift. blogTO reports.
  • Urban Toronto notes that a 13-story mixed-use building has been proposed for 888 Dupont Street, at the corner of Dupont and Ossington.
  • A TV crew in North York last week cancelled its shoot in North York, near the site of last year’s ramming attack on Yonge Street. CTV News reports.
  • A poster on r/Toronto noted last week the six-year anniversary of the admission of then-mayor Rob Ford that he smoked crack.

[URBAN NOTE] Six Toronto links

  • blogTO notes the maps made by artist Peter Gorman showing the strange intersections of Toronto.
  • This imagining of a wholly pedestrianized lower Yonge Street looks attractive. blogTO has it.
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  • Jamie Bradburn tells how couples in Toronto during the Second World War expressed their love, here.
  • This condo at 701 Dovercourt Road looks amazing. blogTO reports.
  • Toronto Pearson Airport failed in its obligation to provide services for French-language travelers, the Official Languages Commissioner has ruled. CTV News reports.
  • So-called “unicorn poutine” is offered for sale at a north Toronto restaurant. Global News reports.

[PHOTO] First snowfall, Yonge and Eglinton

First snowfall #toronto #yongeandeglinton #yongestreet #eglintonavenue #ttc #buses #white #snow #34eglintoneast

Written by Randy McDonald

November 12, 2019 at 11:15 am