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Tonight! Ossington Businesses Raising Funds for CAMH One Brave Night

Tonight, April 7th, Ossington Village businesses are supporting CAMH and the One Brave Night campaign for mental health. You can help too! . . . → Read More: Tonight! Ossington Businesses Raising Funds for CAMH One Brave Night

Peace Collective Opening on Ossington

Peace Collective Ossington storefront

You’ll soon be able to purchase from some of the brand’s iconic leisurewear with sayings like “Home is Canada” or “Toronto vs. Everybody” when Peace Collective makes its new home on Ossington. That’s right. Peace Collective is opening a bricks and mortar store at 131 Ossington. . . . → Read More: Peace Collective Opening on Ossington

Shinola Now Open Queen/Ossington

Shinola opened at Queen and Ossington this weekend, further marking Ossington as a Toronto shopping destination. The luxury watch, bicycle and leather maker from Detroit makes the 1000 Queen Street West location its first Canadian retail outlet.

Shinola is a brand with a strong and sellable story: bringing factory work back to the beleaguered Detroit, and reinvigorating . . . → Read More: Shinola Now Open Queen/Ossington

Shinola Opening Soon at Queen/Ossington

An American retailer plans to open a Canadian outpost right around the corner from us. Shinola, a Detroit based company whose mission is to sell American built products including watches, bicycles and leather goods, is renovating the space at 1000 Queen Street. The southeast corner of Queen and Ossington was previously filled by Stussy and Sam James . . . → Read More: Shinola Opening Soon at Queen/Ossington

Ossington’s Changing Landscape – Photo Blog Post

There are a lot of changes happening on Ossington including new buildings and businesses, so we did a walk around and took some photos to highlight some of the most recent ones on the street.

The small location at 104 Ossington just north of Lower Ossington Theatre most recently housed a onesie shop called Kigurumi, has . . . → Read More: Ossington’s Changing Landscape – Photo Blog Post

Two Ossington Causes to Support Now

There are some things you can do to get behind two good causes in our neighborhood this week!

First, The Ossington is the spot to be this Saturday to support Syrian refugees to Canada. On Saturday afternoon, bring your gently used – or new- clothing to 61 Ossington to help newcomers to Canada who don’t . . . → Read More: Two Ossington Causes to Support Now

Sam James and Stussy are moving from Queen and Ossington

The building at Queen and Ossington, which used to house a sewing machine shop called WorldSew only a few years ago, has changed hands. As a result, both Stussy, which opened in late 2012, and Sam James Coffee Bar, which opened in April of 2014. are leaving the neighbourhood.

We’ve heard from a few neighbours, and it’s also . . . → Read More: Sam James and Stussy are moving from Queen and Ossington