This spring, the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) will unite Toronto’s political, business and philanthropic leaders in the fight against HIV and AIDS. Can You Do Lunch? is a 90-minute fundraising and networking opportunity in support of Canadian HIV and AIDS research. Now in its fifth year, Can You Do Lunch? will welcome more […]
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!
Open to the Public March 11, 2017 In 2014, the story of nine rare blue whales becoming trapped in ice and dying, off the coast of Newfoundland, went viral when two of the blue whales washed ashore into Rocky Harbour. The devastating loss to the blue whale population, which is equivalent to the population of […]
12th Annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest A Huge Success!
The Bloor-Yorkville BIA launched the innovative Bloor-Yorkville Travel Rebate program In September, and several BIA members are taking advantage of the program. The BIA extends this program to all BIA Members, and you could still get involved!
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. […]