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Toronto Bike Share Opens Ossington Riders to More of the City

Toronto’s bike share program may finally become usable to Ossington Village residents.

Expansion plans were announced a few months ago, and today the organization issued a map of future stations, spreading out this system to more areas of the city after 7 years in operation. And, good news! They are adding several more bike stations beyond . . . → Read More: Toronto Bike Share Opens Ossington Riders to More of the City

Two Music Festivals Near Ossington This Weekend

Good news for local music fans: this weekend we’ve got not one but two music festivals nearby. No heavy fees and no trekking to The Portlands to hear quality music.

From Friday June 17- Sunday June 19, the Live in Bellwoods Great Heart Festival brings free music to Trinity Bellwoods Park. On Friday and Saturday, The . . . → Read More: Two Music Festivals Near Ossington This Weekend

Ossington in the News

Fights! Closings! Openings! Reviews! There have been a lot of recent news stories about businesses and people in Ossington Village. . . . → Read More: Ossington in the News

“Covert Affairs” Returns to Dundas and Ossington

USA Network and Showcase series Covert Affairs is shooting Season 3 right now at The Lakeview on Dundas just east of Ossington. . . . → Read More: “Covert Affairs” Returns to Dundas and Ossington

NXNE is back!

One of the city’s biggest music festivals, NXNE, returns this June 11-18 and mostly consists of bands playing in clubs, including local venues like The Dakota, Painted Lady and The Garrison, and Trinity Bellwoods Park. . . . → Read More: NXNE is back!

This Weekend’s Community Events

There are several local community-focused events this weekend you should know about! . . . → Read More: This Weekend’s Community Events

Opening: The Dog Bowl

A new pet supply store is opening at 984 Dundas St West, at Beatrice, in the former home of the Communal Mule. The Dog Bowl is aptly named, just north of the dog bowl in Trinity Bellwoods Park. . . . → Read More: Opening: The Dog Bowl

NXNE Memories

This weekend was NXNE, and many great venues on Ossington hosted many great acts from across Canada and around the world. We had a chance to check out a number of the shows both in the Ossington area as well as venues such as the Rivoli, Mod Club, the Gladstone and the Music Gallery. . . . → Read More: NXNE Memories

Portugal Day Photos

This weekend our neighborhood celebrated Portugal with live music, dance, costumes and a parade. We have photos from the parade on Dundas West and the concerts in Trinity Bellwoods Park. . . . → Read More: Portugal Day Photos

Celebrate Portugal Week

Toronto celebrates Portugal Week this week, and the bulk of it is happening right here. Do you want to listen to some live music, see a parade? You can do that this weekend just near Dundas and Ossington. . . . → Read More: Celebrate Portugal Week