Banner photo is of the Knox Presbyterian Mission on Stonecutter’s Lane and Richmond, circa 1890s. Courtesy of Toronto Public Library. Nestled between Queen and Richmond is a short street with a big name: Britain St. Running east from George to Sherbourne, it’s really just a block long but believe me, it’s no less interesting […]Read more "Britain Street"
Banner photo is of Queen St E looking west, just east of Leslie, in 2015. Photo by K Taylor. There are few intersections in the city today where you can still feel a neighbourhood’s past. I don’t mean that in a communing-with-the-spirits sense – though by all means, please do so if you can. No, rather […]Read more "Leslieville"