Posts Filed Under: 1970s
As leisurely drive season kicks into gear, why not explore a historic route flowing through our city?
A selection of supporters from the team's debut season.
Thirty years ago today, Scarborough entered a new chapter in its public transit history that was proclaimed at the time as the greatest day in its history.
Revisiting Toronto's original taco craze, when jalapenos were a delicacy.
As Xtra winds down its print edition, a look at the pioneering gay journal that spawned it.
One of a series of projects that transformed the face of Bloor and Yonge during the 1970s.
A brief 1970s experiment turned our main drag into a pedestrian-only zone.
During the 1970s, an American roadside icon was a presence throughout Metro Toronto.
The Leafs traded Randy Carlyle in 1978--and lived to regret it.
A racist attack on the subway sent shockwaves through the city, and put a stop to free New Year's Eve rides on the TTC for the next 30 years.
A look at some historical ads and offers from the former fixture of the Yonge-Eglinton community.
David Crombie and reformist council candidates rode upon a wave of discontent to capture City Hall in 1972.
His retail politics and "concern for the taxpayer's dollar" endeared him to the public, but Dennison increasingly found himself behind the times.
Suggestions from prominent Torontonians on improving the city, many of which remain relevant.
A stubborn scrapper who declared, "If anyone’s going to stab me in the back, I want to be there."
Celebrations, protests, and community action in the 1970s that made Toronto's Pride possible.
Olympic-style drama mixed with physically disabled athletic triumphs in Etobicoke.
Acquired to provide guidance to a rebuilding team, the legendary goaltender provided the 1970/'71 Maple Leafs with a spectacular season.