Tag Archives: Toronto history

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… Wrigley’s. That’s right.  The gum people. I have visited many old buildings in the Toronto area and am learning a considerable amount of my adopted city’s history, but this was my first foray into a former industrial area. It was quite … Continue reading

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Back In The Fast Lane

I mentioned back in October that I had taken a part-time job, but I hadn’t mentioned what exactly I was going to be doing. I’m working as a data privacy consultant … as in, that person who writes those internet … Continue reading

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Firehouse Theatre

Over the past 3 weeks, I’ve been snap-happy with my camera as I enjoy a slow return to ‘normal’.  I’m been busy spending time cruising the streets of “Old Town” Toronto in the cold, continuing to trace the city’s history … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors: Searching For History

The afternoon of All Hallows’ Eve found me wandering solo through the streets of downtown Toronto with my camera in hand, looking for inspiration. No, I wasn’t looking for people in outlandish costumes, although I did see many of those. Living in … Continue reading

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A Step Back Through Time

I took advantage of the nice weather recently to head out to a small park on the east end of Toronto.  It’s a rather unique place that I discovered by accident and I get a great deal of pleasure from visiting … Continue reading

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