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Pictures from the Dundas West Fest

The 4th Dundas West Fest in photos . . . → Read More: Pictures from the Dundas West Fest

Dundas West Vegan Pub Porter House is Closing

A huge hit when it first opened in winter of 2014, Porter House, the vegan British pub at 1321 Dundas West, will not make it through another summer. Last night, they announced on social media that Porter House will serve it’s last pint and meatless pasty at the end of June.

 

This marks two recent . . . → Read More: Dundas West Vegan Pub Porter House is Closing

4th Dundas West Fest Coming June 11

The Dundas West Fest is going to be entertaining crowds next Saturday, June 11. We’ve got a long list of reasons why you won’t want to miss this one, for one, after 3 years, it’s already being touted as a top summer festival in Toronto.

First, the logistics: Dundas West will be closed to . . . → Read More: 4th Dundas West Fest Coming June 11

Jane’s Walks Near Ossington

This year would have been Jane Jacobs 100th birthday, and the annual Jane’s Walk festival in her home city of Toronto is going to be a great way to celebrate. Free volunteer-led walks are happening all over the world this weekend, and we’ve got some you can join locally.

The local walks are starting either on Dundas . . . → Read More: Jane’s Walks Near Ossington

Dundas West Fest 2015 in Photos

A gorgeous sunny day, patios and entertainment for blocks and blocks: what more could we have asked for yesterday with the 3rd annual Dundas West Fest? The turn-out was very large, with people from all over the city enjoying everything the local (and not-so-local) businesses were offering.

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Dundas West Fest Back for Year 3 This Saturday, June 6

This Saturday marks the 3rd year for the Dundas West Fest. The first two years were very successful, representing the residents and varied businesses in the neighbourhood, and year 3 looks to be at least as good! . . . → Read More: Dundas West Fest Back for Year 3 This Saturday, June 6

Walk Local With This Weekend’s Jane’s Walks

Jane’s Walks will take place on May 1st, 2nd and 3rd. There are walks all across Toronto, Canada and the world. We will focus on the walks in the Ossington and Dundas area. . . . → Read More: Walk Local With This Weekend’s Jane’s Walks

Our Local Beer Store Property for Sale

The property at 1200 Dundas, where the Beer Store is, has been put up for sale. One of our readers tipped us off with a brochure on the property and that bids were due on February 26th. It’s a large piece of property that contains just The Beer store, and a local parking lot that keeps ZipCar cars, as well as serving as a quick-stop parking lot for people visiting Nova Era. . . . → Read More: Our Local Beer Store Property for Sale

Photos: Dundas West Fest 2014

Yesterday the weather was perfect for the 2nd Annual Dundas West Fest. There was something for everyone: food, drinks, music, dance, art, crafts, shopping, comedy, games for kids and lots of politicians. . . . → Read More: Photos: Dundas West Fest 2014

Dundas West Fest is back again

This year Dundas West Fest, a sprawling street festival that runs along Dundas all the way from Ossington over to Lansdowne, returns again on June 7th. The street will be closed the entire day and the festival features multiple stages with great local and international musicians, lots of food and drink from the local restaurants and bars, street shopping from the local stores as well as neighbourhood vendors, as well as many other activities and events for the old and young alike. . . . → Read More: Dundas West Fest is back again