Posts Filed Under: 1970s
Acquired to provide guidance to a rebuilding team, the legendary goaltender provided the 1970/'71 Maple Leafs with a spectacular season.
A 1970s TVOntario ad campaign prominently featured Saturday Night at the Movies.
Travelling back through time for a children's costume idea.
Over Halloween weekend in 1971, the Toronto newspaper landscape shifted dramatically.
The second-largest American burger chain sets its sights on Toronto.
Music isn't just sound—it also informs our sense of place. And so, a look at some of the places that have shaped Toronto's music.
The acerbic singer/songwriter played Massey Hall on the eve of the release of his most popular album.
Celebrating a suburban golden jubilee back in '72.
Forty-five years ago today, the Leafs won the Stanley Cup. Here's some of what's happened since.
But what the outdoor columnist wanted was an exit from the Telegram.
As CBC Radio's traffic reporter signs off after four decades on the air, we look back at the beginning of his broadcasting career.
When 555 Sherbourne opened in St. James Town, it offered all the conveniences any 1970s apartment dweller could want.
Friday's firing of the Maple Leafs coach might have been nostalgic for him.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy a meal prepared by a "sandwich virgin."
After years of study by the TTC, Torontonians were finally able to purchase a transit pass in 1980, even if it cost more than Montreal's.
Before the Internet Archive, the Coles Canadiana Collection revived out-of-print historical works.
Frank Zappa's ensemble were a sensation at Maple Leaf Gardens in 1973.
The landmark's evolution from a showcase of the province's achievements to a family amusement park.