Leaside Gardens has since returned to its former glory after the organizer of the Toronto Card Show, Frank Williamson, decided to bring a monthly card show back to the area in 2006.
Following a Feb. 18 court date on the original charges against him, the suspect was also charged with sexual exploitation, sexual interference and sexual assault.
Reiki, which the International Centre for Reiki Training translates from the Japanese as “spiritually guided life force energy” is a technique of hands-on healing that some people already attest to. But in recent years, it’s also been applied to pets — and its practitioners and some pet owners say successfully.
On Feb. 16, 2011, the North York Community Council adopted a proposal to clean up the historic building and re-open its doors.
Attorney General Chris Bentley announced on Feb. 23 that the government is considering relaxing a number of “outdated” alcohol rules, including allowing people with drinks to walk freely at events and circulate in retail areas of festivals.
Carter says part of her motivation for creating the documentary, besides the significance her father had on pioneering the achievements of black people in Canada, was to show his extremely humble beginnings.
While most of East York enjoyed Family Day on Feb. 21, the Bengali community celebrated International Mother Language Day at Harmony Hall Centre for Seniors on Gower Street.
An electrical fire caused the evacuation of the apartment building, and crews are still busy restoring the building’s damaged areas.
Anne Marie Aikins, the TPL’s manager of corporate communications, said that demand for downloadable e-books saw a spike in the midst of the holidays. Even after an over 80 per cent increase in popularity in 2009 and another jump of over 70 per cent in 2010, the desire for e-books during the holiday season was stunning.
Just last month, it seemed certain that the homes would either be demolished or dramatically infringed on for the construction of a second exit at the TTC’s Donlands station.
But last week, Toronto city council voted overwhelmingly to defer the second exit project indefinitely — as well as second exit projects at the Greenwood and Woodbine TTC stations.