Banner photo is of Weston Road looking south in 1956. Courtesy of Toronto Public Library. It’s easy to forget sometimes that Toronto, as we know it today, is made up of a number of former villages – Parkdale, Brockton, Leaside, Swansea, Mimico to name a few. Some were absorbed by the city early on, while […]Read more "Welcome to Weston"
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"