Banner image is of Melinda St looking west to Bay, circa 1910. Courtesy of Toronto City Archives. Street-wise, the Financial District (as we now know it) is much as it was when first laid out as New Town in the late 1790s. It is where the famed Toronto grid is sparest and, to my mind, […]Read more "Jordan and Melinda: In The Beginning"
Banner photo is of Front St W looking West from University in 2015. Photo by K Taylor. Talking about Leslieville a little while back, I mentioned that it is one of the few areas of Toronto where you can still sense its past. And truly, it doesn’t take much imagination to look at the intersection of […]Read more "Front St W – From York to Simcoe"