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Upcoming Local Events

There’s a lot going on in our neighborhood in the next few weeks, from music and shopping to drinking and comedy. We’ve got a round-up, and as always, check our calendar for daily listings.

Toronto Beer Week runs September 18 – 26th with tastings, parties, crawls and more across the city. This . . . → Read More: Upcoming Local Events

Local Food News

There’s been a lot of activity in the local restaurant scene these days. First, a recap on the new openings: Both The Grow Op and Omaw are now open and serving, as you can read about in our earlier posts. (Omaw even got a later write-up in the Toronto Star yesterday). Neither restaurant seems to have a . . . → Read More: Local Food News

Weekend Events Around Ossington

The first weekend in October is a good weekend to be in Toronto, with fun – and free – things to do for the whole family.

Nuit Blanche is on Saturday night, and over the years, this all night art party has shifted from a free-wheeling Toronto sprawl to a corporate event clustered around the . . . → Read More: Weekend Events Around Ossington

The Best Days to Dine on Ossington

Ossington is a popular area to eat out – on weekends, reservations are hard to come by, and the waits can be long. Early in the week, however, most of the spots have room for everyone, AND many of the restaurants have great specials – especially if you like oysters and other seafood. Check out these deals and soon you’ll be spending the early part of the week out for dinner too. . . . → Read More: The Best Days to Dine on Ossington

January 2014 – Food News

Local restaurant news includes great reviews and upcoming events . . . → Read More: January 2014 – Food News

Enjoy A Day in Local Parks with The Homegrown Park Crawl Sunday September 29th

The Homegrown Park Crawl celebrates our local parks through food, music and community this Sunday. . . . → Read More: Enjoy A Day in Local Parks with The Homegrown Park Crawl Sunday September 29th

Celebrate Mother’s Day in Ossington Village

Mother’s Day is upon us, and we want to remind you that you can find a great gift and/or celebrate in Ossington Village.

First, you’ll want to buy Mom a present. You can buy her a unique gift at one of the vintage shops on the street, and this Thursday, the TO Vintage crawl . . . → Read More: Celebrate Mother’s Day in Ossington Village

Ossington Restaurants Receive Kudos in 2012

Toronto is becoming a great restaurant city, and part of that is due to the excellent ones in the Ossington and Dundas area. At this time of year, a lot of publications and websites post their top restaurants of the year, and our locals are among the favorites. . . . → Read More: Ossington Restaurants Receive Kudos in 2012

Ossington Last Minute Gift Guide 2012 – Part 2

Some more great gift ideas on Ossington. . . . → Read More: Ossington Last Minute Gift Guide 2012 – Part 2

Where to Take Mom for Brunch on Mother’s Day

Don’t have a plan yet for Mother’s Day? Take your mom to a tried and true brunch or try something new. Our neighborhood has plenty of choices. . . . → Read More: Where to Take Mom for Brunch on Mother’s Day