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  Riverdale, Toronto - Definition, explanation
The neighbourhood is characterized by two large recreational parks; Riverdale Park adjacent to the Don River and Withrow Park to the north east of Riverdale.
Riverdale is known by many Torontonians as a thriving residential neighbourhood represented by a strong arts community that cater to independent galleries on Queen St. to the large corporate film studios along the waterfront.
Riverdale was a short-lived Canadian Broadcasting Corporation soap opera broadcast in the late 1990s that was set in Riverdale, which had the reputation of being home to many CBC employees at the time.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/r/ri/riverdale__toronto.php   (339 words)

  
  Riverdale - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Riverdale is the name of several cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
Riverdale is the fictional town in which Archie Comics are set and the home of Riverdale High School,
Riverdale was a short lived Canadian soap opera set and filmed in Toronto and produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Riverdale   (143 words)

  
 Riverdale, Toronto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Riverdale is known by many Torontonians as a thriving residential neighbourhood represented by a strong arts community that cater to independent galleries on Queen St. to the large corporate film studios along the waterfront.
Riverdale is in the political riding of Toronto-Danforth, and is currently represented in the Ontario provincial parliament by Peter Tabuns, deputy leader of the New Democratic Party of Ontario, and federally by Jack Layton, leader of the federal New Democrats.
Municipally, Riverdale is in Toronto Ward 30, represented by Toronto city councillor Paula Fletcher.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Riverdale,_Toronto   (476 words)

  
 Toronto Encyclopedia Article @ LocalArtGallery.com (Local Art Gallery)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Toronto is a Canadian city and the provincial capital of Ontario; it is located on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario.
Toronto is a global city, exerting significant regional, national, and international influence, and is one of the world's most multicultural and ethnically diverse cities: 42% of the population was born outside of Canada.
Toronto's most famous landmark is the CN Tower, a 553 metre (1,815 ft) tall steel and concrete transmission tower, the tallest free-standing land structure in the world.
www.localartgallery.com /encyclopedia/Toronto   (3916 words)

  
 Riverdale Pilates Toronto: A fully equipped Pilates studio located on the Danforth, Riverdale. Near the Beaches and 10 ...
Riverdale Pilates Toronto: A fully equipped Pilates studio located on the Danforth, Riverdale.
Near the Beaches and 10 minutes from Downtown Toronto.
Private and group classes available from certified instructors.
www.riverdalepilates.com   (30 words)

  
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The Riverdale Collegiate Institute Raiders may be building for the future, but the local high school boys' hockey team, which has yet to win a regular season game this season, is still involved in a playoff race.
Riverdale is competing in the Toronto District Secondary School Athletic Association's 10-team south Region Tier II league.
Riverdale was also scheduled to play yesterday (Thursday) against the B team from Northern Secondary, a match held after the Mirror's press deadline.
schools.tdsb.on.ca /riverdale/sports/icehockey   (356 words)

  
 Toronto - Wikitravel
Toronto is in the enviable position of being the largest city in Canada, so it's relatively easy to find a sign pointing you in the right direction.
Riverdale Farm at 201 Winchester Street (three blocks east of Parliament Street) is a year-round producing farm owned by the City of Toronto as part of its extensive park system, open daily for tours, education, and more 9AM-5PM.
The Waterloo region to the west has colleges and culture, and Muskoka, to the north and The Kawarthas to the east of Toronto, is cottage country, with country inns, hundreds of lakes and rivers, camping, fishing/hunting, provincial parks, and a wealth of year-round outdoor activities.
wikitravel.org /en/Toronto   (4282 words)

  
 Real Estate News and Tips for Buyers, Sellers & Investors - Inman News
The resale housing market in Toronto, Canada, saw an 8 percent increase in activity in the first half of June, as compared to June 2004, the Toronto Real Estate Board announced today.
Neighborhoods within the city of Toronto led the way in sales activity in the first half of the month.
Toronto's Riverdale neighborhood showed an increase in sales activity of 40 percent over the same period.
www.inman.com /inmannews.aspx?ID=46684   (488 words)

  
 Burgess letter, Nov 27th, 2005
Toronto suffers from having very few good examples of modern architecture and this one is one of the finest.
The Riverdale Hospital is a significant component of this landscape.
(The City of Toronto purchased the portion of the Scadding farm that stretched from Gerrard to Bloor Street to house its infirm, insane, diseased and criminal element.)
www.torarchcons.org /burgess.html   (233 words)

  
 FoundryDistrict – Le «blog personnel» de Joe Clark
On 2006.02.07, the Toronto and East York Community Council meeting discussed the staff report that recommended that the application for rezoning of what would become the Foundry District be refused and that the applicant be opposed at the OMB.
The Toronto Film Studios application constitutes 18 acres of land; “however, it potentially has, obviously, an implication to the balance of the area,” and we need to keep that context in mind.
Toronto has lost 25,000 jobs in the last three years, many of them to the 905.
blog.fawny.org /category/south-riverdale/foundrydistrict   (5270 words)

  
 City of Toronto: Parks and Recreation
Riverdale Farm welcomes the newest additions to the farm family.
Toronto's Clean and Beautiful City action plan paid off when the City achieved a “five bloom” rating with its score of 875 out of a possible 1000 marks in the competitive category of the nation-wide Communities in Bloom competition.
Toronto Public Labryrinth at Trinity Square Park, a special site in the heart of Toronto, demonstrates Toronto Parks, Foresty and Recreation commitment to the well being of residents and visitors to the city.
www.city.toronto.on.ca /parks   (1202 words)

  
 About ColleenGray.ca: Toronto Condominiums & Harbourfront Condos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
If you're looking for a home in the Bloor West Village area of Toronto, call a real estate agent who is focused on the area.
Toronto condominium living provides a range of benefits over other options.
Whether you're considering moving to a condo along Toronto's harbourfront, or looking for a condominium for sale closer to downtown Toronto, you owe it to yourself to speak with Colleen Gray before you do anything else.
www.colleengray.ca /real_estate/canada/ontario/bloor_west/about.asp   (695 words)

  
 Riverdale Real Estate :: Riverdale Homes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Riverdale has a beautiful assemblage of mostly older homes laden with character, as well as a handful of very tastefully built newer homes.
Riverdale is convenient, with quick accessibility to downtown Toronto through multiple subway stops, TTC streetcars, and the Don Valley Parkway.
Riverdale is my primary area of focus; my office is right at the corner of Broadview and Danforth, and the majority of my clients are looking to buy a home in Riverdale.
www.rebeccalaing.ca /Riverdale_Homes_Riverdale_Real_Estate   (248 words)

  
 #1 Loans USA - Real estate sales sizzle in Toronto
The resale housing market in Toronto, Canada, saw an 8 percent increase in activity in the first half of June, as compared to June 2004, the Toronto Real Estate Board announced today.
Neighborhoods within the city of Toronto led the way in sales activity in the first half of the month.
Toronto's Riverdale neighborhood showed an increase in sales activity of 40 percent over the same period.
www.1loansusa.com /Real_Estate/MortgageNews06_17_05/news2.html   (354 words)

  
 Riverdale Toronto House For Sale
Riverdale Toronto House For Sale Toronto's Riverdale community has become one of the most desirable areas to live in the city.
If you're looking to move to Riverdale, call a real estate agent who's focused on the area.
Richard Silver is one of the top agents in Toronto and concentrates on Riverdale, Cabbagetown, Rosedale and other downtown properties.
www.richardsilver.com /real_estate/canada/ontario/cabbagetown/Riverdale_Toronto_House_For_Sale.asp   (67 words)

  
 Toronto, Ontario B&B Inn -- 213 Carlton--The Toronto Townhouse -- Rainbow Destinations -- Guesthouses.net
We are right in the heart of Downtown Toronto where you can enjoy the best of the Number One city in the world according to the United Nations for several years running.
We are also within walking distance of the subway, and we are on a major 24 hr transit route.
Major Toronto attractions such as the Eaton Centre, CN Tower, Theatres, Stadiums and Galleries are just moments away.
www.inntravels.com /canada/on/rd213carlton.html   (382 words)

  
 CTV Toronto - Slain Toronto teen remembered as 'bright light' - CTV News, Shows and Sports -- Canadian Television
She is shown here in a school photo of the Riverdale Collegiate's Girl's Softball A team.
The teen grew up in Toronto's Riverdale neighbourhood and was both an excellent student and athlete.
While classes do not resume until Jan. 9, Riverdale Collegiate will be offering students grief counseling starting Thursday to deal with the loss of their friend.
toronto.ctv.ca /servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20051228/jane_creba_051228/20051229?hub=TorontoHome   (639 words)

  
 IPC - MO-1528-I   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In his request letter, the appellant noted that he is an elected member of the Riverdale Farm Advisory Committee and that the committee is authorized to advise the Parks and Recreation Department on matters relating to Riverdale Farm.
The City states that both the access and privacy officer assigned to the appellant's request file and the City employee who conducted the original search for records believed that the appellant's request as worded was clear and that they understood what he was looking for.
The City states that the Riverdale Farm falls under the "City Property" section of its records retention schedule, and confirms that no files have been ordered destroyed pursuant to the schedule.
www.ipc.on.ca /scripts/index_.asp?action=31&N_ID=1&P_ID=7475   (2428 words)

  
 (Toronto) 'Piggies' in near Riverdale Farms in Cabbagetown - Ontario (including Toronto) - Chowhound
(Toronto) 'Piggies' in near Riverdale Farms in Cabbagetown
This tiny café hidden behind the ice cream shop across from Riverdale Zoo is only open four hours a week, and then only for Sunday brunch.
I can't remember the street name now, but it is on the opposite corner from the north-west corner of riverdale farm park, where you would start walking down a path through the farmer's market stalls.
www.chowhound.com /topics/325878   (591 words)

  
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PowerStream Inc in the City of Vaughan is holding a public art competition for the creation of one indoor artwork for its new headquarters building.
Thirty-six years ago then Prime Minister Lester B Pearson appealed to wealthy nations to donate 0.7% of their GDP to the poor and struggling nations of the world – an appeal which has largely been ignored.
Toronto Art Expo - Metro Toronto Convention Centre, March 15th to 18th '07 - invites individual artists to participate in Canada's largest and most successful Indoor Fine Artist Exposition.
www.slateartguide.com /Listings/Calls_for_Artists.htm   (2703 words)

  
 Schedule   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Marc Garneau CI (48) @ Riverdale CI (54)
Riverdale CI (39) @ Marc Garneau CI (55)
Riverdale CI (71) @ Marc Garneau CI (68)
www.tdsb.on.ca /students/sports/viewschedule.asp?filterdate=&filtereducationunit_id=5555   (600 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Large rooms and many parks are a big draw, plus you are never more than a short walk to the subway, bus stop or streetcar, and the downtown core is 15 minutes away.
Danforth Avenue is the main street and has all the services you would ever need and is Toronto's Greektown.
Riverdale features sturdy old houses from the 1920's with backyards, lane parking and is always close to subway, shopping and parks.
realtytimes.com /rtmcrcond/Ontario~Toronto_Riverdale~robroland   (271 words)

  
 Riverdale, Cabbagetown, Toronto Beaches & Leaside homes: TinaSmith.ca Information
Tina Smith can help you find your 'dream home' as she specializes in the central Toronto and Scarborough marketplace, including Cabbagetown, Riverdale, Leaside, The Beach and other communities in the centre and eastern districts of Toronto.
It's no accident that Tina is consistently among the top agents within the central-east Toronto real estate market, and nobody works harder to help you find your dream home.
She brings over 10 years of experience in the Toronto real estate marketplace to let you find your dream home.
www.tinasmith.ca /real_estate/toronto/riverdale_homes/info.asp   (546 words)

  
 MikeClarkeTeam.com - Toronto Beach Area Real Estate
Whether you're considering purchasing a home for sale in the Danforth district of Toronto, a house for sale in Toronto's Riverdale area, or a Scarborough condo, the Mike Clarke Team can help.
After a very successful career in property and business management in Ottawa, Candace returned to Toronto where she has spent the past five years in international property and business management on Bay Street.
She brings a wealth of real estate experience with her, having gained first-hand insite into what it takes to buy and sell properties effectively during the 10 years she was a partner in a Toronto home renovation company.
mikeclarketeam.com /real_estate/toronto/the_beach?...+Riverdale+Toronto   (686 words)

  
 Digital "I" Designs - Biographicals
Although Riverdale, just east of downtown, is the name and setting of a local CBC-produced soap opera, the real Riverdale is much more diverse than that show would ever let on.
After renting an apartment for a year in Toronto's west end, my folks bought the house where they still reside, in Orangeville, a small town about 80 km.
Nevertheless, in spite of a 'rocky start' to a social life in high school, I ended up having a great time, especially in my last year of high school, and I made friends I thought would stay with me for the rest of my life...
digitalidesigns.net /bio-index.htm   (879 words)

  
 City of Toronto: Parks and Recreation - Riverdale Farm
Riverdale Farm is a Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division facility located in a park setting in the heart of the downtown community, Cabbagetown.
Permit facility space in the Residence for your meetings or workshops.
Please call 416-392-8188 to permit picnic tables located outside Farm's west gate in Riverdale Park West.
www.toronto.ca /parks/riverdalefarm.htm   (386 words)

  
 Amnesty International (Canada) Group 164 Cabbagetown-Riverdale Information Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Cabbagetown-Riverdale (Toronto, Canada) group of Amnesty International meets at 7:30 p.m.
You'll find us at Toronto's Eastminster United Church at 310 Danforth Avenue, in the Boardroom.
There is some street parking available, but the church is just a block west of the Chester subway station on the corner of Danforth and Jackman (across from Carrot Common).
www.illuminarts.com /ai164toronto/amnesty164toronto.html   (172 words)

  
 Toronto Riverdale / Leslieville Restaurants, Riverdale / Leslieville bars, Toronto Restaurants, Bars, Clubs, Nightclubs
Toronto Riverdale / Leslieville Restaurants, Riverdale / Leslieville bars, Toronto Restaurants, Bars, Clubs, Nightclubs
Riverdale / Leslieville represents a diverse east-end community well known for its picturesque Victorian homes and shopping districts.
A wide range of people are attracted to this affluent neighbourhood, from young professionals to those looking for elegant homes but still be close to the downtown.
www.dine.to /page.php?PageID=76&neighborhoodid=74   (118 words)

  
 Riverdale Toronto - Real Estate, News, Interaction
"Toronto realtor Julie Kinnear has been helping people in Toronto sell and buy their homes for the last 13 years at Royal...
After I moved to Toronto I had successful career in...
RIVERDALE TORONTO.com is YOUR interactive community, providing items of interest to present, past and future residents, visitors and tourists.
www.riverdaletoronto.com   (570 words)

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