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East York Hall of Fame nearly ready for roll out

Posted by on 12-7-16

Nominations open for 24th Agnes Macphail Award

Posted by on 12-5-16

New Coxwell LCBO finally opens

Posted by on 11-24-16

New LCBO store on Coxwell Ave. set to open Wed. Nov. 23

Posted by on 11-21-16

Students awed by veterans’ war memories at medal ceremony

Posted by on 11-12-16

French Consul presenting two vets with highest military honours at 2 pm EY ceremony

Posted by on 11-11-16

Remembrance Day Eve mission aims to delight veterans November 11

Posted by on 11-10-16

UPDATED-Guide to Remembrance Day activities across East York

Posted by on 11-10-16

Leaside community desperate to hit funding goal for Georgia Walsh playground improvements

Posted by on 11-9-16

East York logo —it’s here …… and gone!

Posted by on 11-4-16

Open Rhodes weekend returns Nov. 12-13

Posted by on 11-4-16

Trees free for the asking!

Posted by on 11-4-16

SEEING GREEN 024: Public outcry over groundwater extraction brings provincial response

Posted by on 11-4-16

New lower speed limits in EY will save lives, councillors say

Posted by on 10-26-16

Deadline looms for input into tough new dog control bylaws

Posted by on 10-24-16

Ribbon cutting for laneway mosaic adds colour and identity to EY streetscape

Posted by on 10-19-16

Fighting for EY identity – City’s EY logo “oversight” on signs will cost thousands to fix

Posted by on 10-7-16

Martha shifts into overdrive to extend excursion eastward

Posted by on 10-7-16

Lone non-liberal EY parliamentarian Tabuns celebrates 10 years

Posted by on 10-7-16

EY ADVOCATE 023: Here we go again: back to the drawing board on ward boundary realignment

Posted by on 10-7-16

Arts grants available as city plans to focus on EY as a “cultural hot spot” in 2017

Posted by on 10-6-16

Woodbine bike lanes approved, will connect with O’Connor bridge “edge line” lanes

Posted by on 10-6-16

Mini-sized bike lanes now on O’Connor Bridge

Posted by on 9-20-16

Electoral reform on the agenda for MPs’ town halls this fall

Posted by on 9-7-16

Why EY Olympian Martha McCabe is taking the long way home

Posted by on 9-6-16

Enviro-genda – environmentally related events

Posted by on 9-5-16

Olympic Love-In

Posted by on 9-3-16

Crew takes missing Olympic shot put final round in stride

Posted by on 9-2-16

East York athletes being celebrated with Olympic Parade Sunday August 28

Posted by on 8-25-16

Waiting game is over! Nate Erskine-Smith & Amy Syminton have a son

Posted by on 8-22-16

Waiting game continues for MP Nate Erskine-Smith and Amy Symington’s first child

Posted by on 8-12-16

Brittany Crew falls short of qualifying for Rio shot put finals as entire field struggles

Posted by on 8-12-16

10th Annual Danforth Dash bed race kicks off Taste of The Danforth Aug. 5

Posted by on 8-2-16

Top two 2015-16 Toronto scholars are both East York Collegiate students

Posted by on 8-2-16

EY’s Brittany Crew competing at Rio Olympics after winning Canadian shot put championship

Posted by on 8-2-16

30-year success of Thorncliffe Chapel Housing proves that non-profit can work, exec says

Posted by on 8-2-16

New self-service car wash opens on Danforth

Posted by on 8-2-16

Changing lifestyles, Council decisions mean car drivers will need to learn to share roads

Posted by on 8-2-16

DECA says thanks to volunteers as it wraps up its Pop Up program

Posted by on 8-2-16

BULLETIN: EY’s Brittany Crew wins Canadian shot put championship and place on Olympic team

Posted by on 7-9-16

Public meetings in June for Woodbine bike lanes proposal

Posted by on 6-9-16

EY celebrates 149th with parade, park parties and fireworks

Posted by on 6-9-16

WAG Adopt-athon found homes for 11 cats

Posted by on 6-9-16

Where all the flowers have gone…

Posted by on 6-9-16

Recycled rubber products at Cool East have an international connection

Posted by on 6-9-16

City looking for input on study to guide east Danforth development

Posted by on 6-9-16

Street renaming, park bench and scholarship fund immortalize late Leaside teacher David Stickney

Posted by on 5-6-16

School schedule changes irk parents of Adam Beck kids

Posted by on 5-6-16

Two East York MPPs initiate creation of special days in June

Posted by on 5-6-16

Tight squeeze on Coxwell Ave.

Posted by on 5-6-16

IMMIGRATION ISSUES 019: Should refugees pay for themselves?

Posted by on 5-6-16

Slow down trains to stop house damage, resident tells forum

Posted by on 5-5-16

Lots of interest in parks and recreation Master Plan meet

Posted by on 5-4-16

Support for de-amalgamation of Toronto may be growing

Posted by on 4-8-16

Potts goes back to high school to explain new grants

Posted by on 4-6-16

TDSB schools review recommending moving alternative schools

Posted by on 4-5-16

New Friends of Taylor Park group leads Earth Day cleanup April 23

Posted by on 4-4-16

A new LEAF for Danforth street trees

Posted by on 4-4-16

Agnes Macphail award presented to Patrick Rocca

Posted by on 3-31-16

Federal vote grounds island airport jets plan for good

Posted by on 3-10-16

East York area hockey superstar Angela James honoured again

Posted by on 3-6-16

Volunteer Patrick Rocca to receive Agnes Macphail award March 24

Posted by on 3-6-16

Coxwell merchants hope gains will outweigh pains soon

Posted by on 3-6-16

Community group launches new $2,000 scholarship

Posted by on 3-4-16

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East York Chronicle 025 – December 2016 – jpg images of all pages

Posted by on 12-7-16

A different kind of Christmas tree —it stays alive!

Posted by on 12-7-16

Iconic EY eatery reopens as Donlands Diner with nostalgic theme

Posted by on 12-6-16

CRAFTY TIPPLER 024: Left Field the place to make a good craft beer catch

Posted by on 12-5-16

Soccer PD Day Camp offers exercise and skills development

Posted by on 11-16-16

East York will never forget

Posted by on 11-12-16

The Eleventh Hour -guest editorial by Janet Sherbanowski

Posted by on 11-6-16

East York Chronicle 024 – November 2016 – jpg images of pages

Posted by on 11-4-16

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 024: Birders and naturalists will love gifts from Urban Nature store

Posted by on 11-4-16

ADOPTABLE PETS 024: Meet pulchritudinous Pekoe!

Posted by on 11-4-16

Treasures of East York ravines

Posted by on 11-4-16

SEEING GREEN 024: Public outcry over groundwater extraction brings provincial response

Posted by on 11-4-16

IMMIGRATION ISSUES 024: Attempting to fool Immigration officials is a bad idea all round

Posted by on 11-4-16

Crafty Tippler 024: East York breweries have much to offer

Posted by on 11-4-16

EAST YORK MOMENTS 024: The cat’s ok —and so are my neighbours!

Posted by on 11-4-16

Black Bear Pub regulars gave one of their own epic sendoff

Posted by on 11-3-16

YUM! 024: New owner of iconic Donlands diner looks forward to the past

Posted by on 11-3-16

11 Pumpkin Parades in East York area on November 1

Posted by on 11-1-16

Donors helping MG Hospital emergency nurses to save lives

Posted by on 10-14-16

East York Chronicle 023 – October 2016 – jpg images of pages

Posted by on 10-9-16

Popular community eatery Oak Park Deli is celebrating 10th birthday with party Sat. Oct. 22 and giveaways all month

Posted by on 10-8-16

HALLOWE’EN FUN GUIDE 2016

Posted by on 10-7-16

Holiday Gift Guide part 1, October 2016

Posted by on 10-7-16

SEEING GREEN 023: Attention allergy sufferers: Goldenrod is not the culprit!

Posted by on 10-7-16

EY ADVOCATE 023: Here we go again: back to the drawing board on ward boundary realignment

Posted by on 10-7-16

Indigenous activist wants Royal reconciliation proclamation

Posted by on 10-7-16

Looking to control the narrative? What’s Your Story East York?

Posted by on 10-6-16

ADOPTABLE PETS 023: Meet 4 Year old Rebel – a lively, bright boy with tons of energy to spare!

Posted by on 10-6-16

EAST YORK MOMENTS 023: Another fabulous Danforth East Arts Fair

Posted by on 10-6-16

COSBURN GREENS: New fabric store is latest boost for heart of the old East York community

Posted by on 10-6-16

Finding inspiration at climate change town hall

Posted by on 10-6-16

IMMIGRATION ISSUES 023: Exciting opportunities for newcomers at two events taking place on Saturday October 22

Posted by on 10-6-16

HOME-WORKS 023: Falling leaves don’t have to mean end of reno season

Posted by on 10-5-16

Holiday Gift Guide in our October, November and December issues

Posted by on 9-13-16

East York Chronicle 022 – September 2016 – jpg images of pages

Posted by on 9-7-16

Why EY Olympian Martha McCabe is taking the long way home

Posted by on 9-6-16

Annual festival to transform park into art mart Sept. 17-18

Posted by on 9-5-16

EY MOMENTS 022: Transformed laneway a gateway to expanded horizons

Posted by on 9-5-16

Join the East York Photo Challenge! Win great prizes!

Posted by on 9-5-16

Art enlivened East York’s laneways

Posted by on 9-5-16

Songwriters flourishing in East York pubs and restaurants

Posted by on 9-5-16

SEEING GREEN 022: Join the Climate Change conversation

Posted by on 9-5-16

Helping hair recover from summer and getting into the fall swing

Posted by on 9-4-16

New groove at Belly Saturday nights

Posted by on 9-4-16

Late night visit at Tzatziki is a delicious discovery

Posted by on 9-4-16

Got game? You can express your inner playa at Remarks!

Posted by on 9-4-16

“Eat Fish, Live Longer” is a family tradition for writer

Posted by on 9-4-16

IMMIGRATION ISSUES 022: Navigating the ins and outs of spousal sponsorship

Posted by on 9-4-16

EY ADVOCATE 022: Rises in prices and population may be creating “house-less”generation in East York

Posted by on 9-4-16

Summer of The Sun made for great outdoor events

Posted by on 9-4-16

How you can help birds to get ready for the winter

Posted by on 9-3-16

The Tastes of East York 2016: Beyond Taste of the Danforth strip, East TO also has a great diversity of eateries

Posted by on 8-2-16

Music and menu draw from near and far to the lair of Black Bear

Posted by on 8-2-16

Variety of community festivals highlight summer

Posted by on 8-2-16

East End Arts trying to raise funds for mural in Danforth/Coxwell parking lot

Posted by on 8-2-16

EAST YORK ADVOCATE 021: When old Toronto owned property in East York

Posted by on 8-2-16

SEEING GREEN 021: Danforth street trees need your help

Posted by on 8-2-16

Art of the Danforth ready to transform EY’s main street Aug. 20 to 28

Posted by on 8-2-16

New self-service car wash opens on Danforth

Posted by on 8-2-16

Join the East York Photo Challenge!

Posted by on 8-2-16

EAST YORK MOMENTS 021: East York is for dog lovers … or saying goodbye to my best friend

Posted by on 8-2-16

Kids Activities Guide: August library activities abound

Posted by on 8-2-16

IMMIGRATION ISSUES 021: Students need to pay close attention to details of PGWP applications

Posted by on 8-2-16

Music in EY parks a big hit

Posted by on 8-2-16

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East York Hall of Fame nearly ready for roll out

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016

A group of politicians, history buffs and community activists has been working behind the scenes to create an East York Hall of Fame to honour the many prominent people the former borough and township has produced over the years, East York Chronicle has learned.

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New LCBO store on Coxwell Ave. set to open Wed. Nov. 23

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016

When the LCBO’s temporary outlet in the parking lot behind Shoppers Drug Mart at O’Connor Drive and Woodbine Ave. closes tonight at 9, it will be for the last time.

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East York will never forget

Posted by on Nov 12, 2016

Story & pics by Tony Wright The Remembrance Day service in East York was attended by hundreds who gathered the morning of November 11 to pay tribute to our heroes. Veterans, service members, cadets and military bands paraded along Coxwell Avenue into the Memorial Gardens at the East York Civic Centre to start the ceremony, which took place around the cenotaph. The ceremony included a performance of “The Last Post” a reading of “In Flanders Fields” and a flyover...

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French Consul presenting two vets with highest military honours at 2 pm EY ceremony

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016

Two World War II veterans living in Toronto will be honoured at an East York ceremony this afternoon by being awarded France’s highest military medal…

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The Eleventh Hour -guest editorial by Janet Sherbanowski

Posted by on Nov 6, 2016

It’s that time of year, we all buy the poppies and perhaps, maybe if we are not too busy, or forget, we stop for the requisite moment —the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month.

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