If you missed booking a last-minute brunch spot in Bloor-Yorkville for Mother’s Day here are some more ideas for what to buy or do with Mom this Sunday. Grab a Picnic Lunch It’s supposed to rain a little this weekend, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a picnic! Picnic Food, located downstairs at 60 […]
Life in a big city can be stressful. Even here, in beautiful Bloor-Yorkville, the constant buzz and hum can grind you down and drain you by the end of the week. Daily stresses, along with noise and pollution can weigh on your body and more and more people are turning to multi-disciplinary clinics like Satori […]
Coming this summer, Yorkville Village will be hosting a weekly Farmer’s and Artisan Market, in their courtyard location, at 136 Yorkville Avenue! This outdoor market will feature some of the best foods Toronto has to offer including: local produce, freshly baked breads and pastries, artisan cheeses, VQA wines, jams and preserves and other upscale treats, […]
Orginially posted April 4, 2017 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | UrbanToronto.ca Construction of Bentall Kennedy and KingSett Capital‘s 2 St. Thomas reached an important milestone last week, when representatives from the two developers gathered to celebrate the official topping out of the new Hariri Pontarini-designed luxury rental development in Toronto’s posh Yorkville area. Situated at the intersection […]
Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary festival, will present its 24th edition from April 27 to May 7, 2017, presenting over 200 films from across the globe and welcoming hundreds of international filmmakers and industry delegates to Toronto!
A long time part of the Bloor-Yorkville streetscape are the distinctive, decorative blue lampposts, which are owned by the BIA. Unfortunately, on occasion, lampposts are damaged or destroyed by trucks and other vehicles. The cost of replacing a lamppost ranges from $16,000 to $21,000, which is a cost to the BIA, if we cannot source the party who did the damage.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR WAGES IS AVAILABLE! The 2017 Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) application period for employers is now open. Apply before Friday, February 3, 2017! Canada Summer Jobs is a Government of Canada initiative. It provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer full-time employees to create summer […]
It may not have the glamour of the Oscars, but we won! Early in December, the Toronto Area Business Improvement Association (TABIA) held the 6th annual Awards Night. The evening dinner and ceremony recognizes and awards many of Toronto’s 82 BIAs for their efforts to improve their communities throughout the year. Thirty-seven awards were handed […]
Changes to the retail footprint of Bloor-Yorkville are in the works, and we are excited to see the new openings and relocations, which will happen over the next few years. Eataly – 55 Bloor Street West – The Manulife Centre Spanning 50,000 square feet, over three levels, Eataly is a major coup for the neighbourhood. […]
FEBRUARY 25th & 26th – Celebrate winter in the heart of the city at Bloor-Yorkville’s 12th Annual Icefest! On Saturday, February 25th, Bloor-Yorkville invites Toronto to watch professional ice carvers face off in the 17th Annual Sassafraz Ice Carving Competition in the Village of Yorkville Park and to stroll through the neighbourhood, where they will […]