Banner photo is of 1370 Queen St. W. North side, in 2009. Photo by K Taylor. What is now the awkwardly named “4 Your Hair Extensions” was once G. J. Hooper’s Stoves, dating from 1899. Now look at what we find should we go peeping in doorways that don’t belong to us… The man, George […]Read more "G. J. Hooper Stoves – 1370 Queen St. W."
I’m a Toronto gal, born and raised, and I love my city. But more than the Toronto you find today – with its spiky glass towers scratching at the sky – I love the bones of the place it once was. The human sized buildings, closer to the ground and shaped out of brick, wood […]Read more "Welcome to One Gal’s Toronto"