Massive Jenga-block-style condos to delete Toronto strip mall and supermarket

Massive Jenga-block-style condos to delete Toronto strip mall and supermarket

A whole block of businesses, including a grocery store and a strip plaza, could soon be demolished to make way for an enormous condo complex newly proposed for the Victoria Park and Eglinton area of Scarborough. Developer Playacor Group has applied to redevelop the stretch from 1400 through 1410 Victoria Park Avenue, currently home to … Read more

Noel Gallagher announces gig at Manchester’s Wythenshawe Park for 2023

Noel Gallagher announces gig at Manchester’s Wythenshawe Park for 2023

30 November 2022, 17:31 | Updated: 30 November 2022, 17:46 Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will play a homecoming, open-air show at Wythenshawe Park next year. Find out when tickets go on sale. Noel Gallagher has announced a huge Manchester date for 2023. The former Oasis rocker will play an epic, open-air hometown gig at … Read more

Why some neighbors don’t like plans for a sculpture in a Burlington park

Why some neighbors don’t like plans for a sculpture in a Burlington park

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – A new public art sculpture is coming to a park in Burlington’s Old North End, but some in the neighborhood are concerned about it. “It was very overwhelming. I was upset for the fact that it did not have local input,” said Jean Wolfe, who lives and works in the Old … Read more

After criticism, European developer submits new Ontario Place design with more parkland

After criticism, European developer submits new Ontario Place design with more parkland

The European company set to build a spa and waterpark complex at Ontario Place says it has enlarged the planned parkland that would surround its facility.Therme Group The European company chosen to build a spa and waterpark at Ontario Place says it has listened to local concerns and enlarged the proposed parkland that would surround … Read more

Snow is coming to Valley: County plans parks parties | News

Snow is coming to Valley: County plans parks parties | News

SUN VILLAGE — The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation Parks After Dark programs will bring holiday cheer and 40 to 80 tons of snow to transform 34 LA County parks, including Jackie Robinson Park and Stephen Sorensen Park, into winter wonderlands during December. A “mega snow” with up to 80 tons of … Read more

Enchant Christmas Washington, DC | BIN: Black Information Network

Enchant Christmas Washington, DC | BIN: Black Information Network

Enchant presented by Hallmark Channel – The World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze & Village. Open November 25th, 2022 – January 1st, 2023. Tickets Starting at $35 Adult and $23 Child. Experience a world of adventure with awe-inspiring animated light sculptures, and discover our charming Village offering ice-skating, live entertainment, interactive games, dining, holiday shopping, Santa … Read more

Chef who partnered with Drake finally opening his own sky-high Toronto restaurant

Chef who partnered with Drake finally opening his own sky-high Toronto restaurant

A renowned chef who previously partnered with Drake in Toronto is finally opening his very own 51st-floor restaurant here, and apparently it’s been around a decade in the making. Antonio Park teamed up with Drake to open the infamous and now closed Pick 6ix, and also collaborated with Gordon Ramsay for a Toronto pop-up. He also … Read more

Toronto’s downtown skating trail opens for the season this month

Toronto’s downtown skating trail opens for the season this month

It’s time to sharpen your skates folks, outdoor ice rinks and trails are set to open this month in Toronto! If you’re looking for a place that’s not as crowded as the Nathan Phillips Square rink but just as convenient, then make your way over to Yonge and College where you’ll find the Barbara Ann … Read more

A rare and endangered butterfly has been found in the Namadgi National Park

A rare and endangered butterfly has been found in the Namadgi National Park

The Purple Copper Butterfly has been discovered in the Namadgi National Park. It’s only the second time its ever been found in the ACT. ABC Radio Canberra’s Anna Vidot learned how the butterfly was found by accident, with local ecologist Dr Michael Mulvaney. To help conservation efforts, people are being encouraged to upload possible sightings of the Purple … Read more

ACT government distances itself from plan to demolish Thoroughbred Park, Canberra’s only horse-racing venue

ACT government distances itself from plan to demolish Thoroughbred Park, Canberra’s only horse-racing venue

The ACT government has prepared for a future without horse racing, drawing up plans to build housing on Canberra’s only racecourse. Key points: A draft plan canvasses demolishing Thoroughbred Park to build more housing The ACT government says it’s up to the racing industry to decide how much land to develop and sell The ACT … Read more