Posts Filed Under: history
From Young People's Theatre to a historical atlas of Toronto—projects that preserve and promote the city’s rich history.
Heritage Toronto Awards nominees honoured for preserving and revitalizing the city's historical buildings.
Suggestions from prominent Torontonians on improving the city, many of which remain relevant.
Past Heritage Toronto Awards winners who've worked to restore buildings, preserve nature, and foster knowledge of our city's history.
From fine lodging to flophouse to cultural hub—a look at the history of Toronto's oldest continually operating hotel.
A look back at the iconic Toronto music venue whose days may well be numbered once again.
Apparently age cannot wither the 400-year-old tome, nor custom stale its infinite variety.
In 1911, a group of prominent Liberal businessmen from Toronto take on the prime minister—and win.
Foibles, quips, and town pride—how the "Mayor of All the People" brought the human touch to City Hall.
The search for—and discovery of—two of H.H. Holmes's victims in Toronto.
A sneak peek at the museum and its massive collection spanning 1,400 years of Islamic history.
A brazen hold-up and kidnapping in 1929 seemed like a scene from a Hollywood movie.
Hans Fread, Canada's first celebrity television chef, rarely kept opinions to himself.
City's pop-up museums let Torontonians get up close and personal with local history.
Olivia Chow, John Tory, and David Soknacki discussed history, the Ontario Municipal Board, and the concept of a Toronto museum.
An unknown Arnold Palmer kicks off his career into gear at the Canadian Open.
Renowned astronomer Dr. Helen Sawyer Hogg shared her love of the stars.
From kitschy nostalgia to Group of Seven artwork, a look back at more than a century of CNE posters.