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[17 Sep 2009 | Comments Off | ]
Generation Go Neighbourhoods: The Annex

By Bryan Kettles, Generation Go
This week’s Generation Go neighbourhood focuses on The Annex. This area is packed with great pubs, restaurants and fruit markets.  It is also a growing active neighbourhood with lots of bike shops, yoga studios and gyms. Here is what the Annex has to offer you.
Active Living:
Esther Myers Yoga Studio: Established in 1979, this studio offers hatha yoga and meditation (390 Dupont st).
Curbside Cycle & Inline Skate Centre: Voted as best bike store in T.O., Curbside offers commuter bikes, fun recreational bikes, and even some fun performance bikes (412 …

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[14 Sep 2009 | Comments Off | ]
Porn cinema sign repaired just in time for film festival

They haven’t been able to sell the Metro Theatre , after a decade or so of trying, so why not spruce up the sign?
TorontoWiki curator HiMY SYeD — who used the boutique area at the front of the 677 Bloor West building as his campaign office during a 2006 run for city council — snapped a TwitPic of restoration efforts atop the bijou once known for its “hot-hot -HOTline” where a sultry-sounding woman could hardly catch her breath whilst listing the …

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