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Event Invitation: Toronto Design Offsite Festival

Toronto Design Offsite Festival (January 19 to 25) or simply TO DO returns to the streets of Toronto as a creative platform for Canada's most prominent designers.

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Real Estate Property Sales in 2014 Almost Hit Record

Toronto winter by Song Lin
Toronto winter by Song Lin

Throughout the year, we were expecting the market to rise steadily. We also anticipated that demand would surpass inventory in Toronto.

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Photo of the Week: Hey ducks!

Hey ducks you are in my shot by Jackman Chiu
Hey ducks, you are in my shot! by Jackman Chiu

Hey ducks, you are in my shot! That's exactly how this photo is called! This cool pic was shot by Jackman Chiu, Toronto based graphic designer. 

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New Year’s Eve at Nathan Phillips Square

If you decided to stay in the city for the end of the year, you should definitely not miss the 30th annual New Year's Eve event at Nathan Phillips Square. Just like every year, Torontonians can look forward a spectacular free show with musical and interactive exhibits that will keep the crowd entertained over the freezing Canadian winter evening. The program starts at 8:00 P.M. and ends with a spectacular fireworks show that ushers in the New Year.

Nathan Phillips Square skating rink at night by The City of Toronto
Nathan Phillips Square skating rink at night by The City of Toronto
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Cedarvale Neighbourhood Guide

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Cedarvale by Agatha Barc

Centred on one of the most iconic parks in the city, the Cedarvale neighbourhood provides access to a breathtaking park in the Cedarvale Ravine, wonderful outdoor areas, and residents driving a strong sense of communities.

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Photo of the Week: Snowy

Snowy by Matt MacGillivray
Snowy by Matt MacGillivray

Matt MacGillivray works at Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and as a hobby he shoots photos. He took this photo on one winter afternoon during his photo walk.

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November Market Report

Blues by Ian Muttoo
Blues by Ian Muttoo

The real estate market in Toronto has been hot hot hot last month! Both sales and prices went up comparing to November 2013. Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported a 7.4 per cent year-over-year rise in prices of sold properties, up from $538,347 to $577,936.

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Best Private High Schools in Toronto

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One of the key jobs of a secondary school is to help its students mature academically and prepare them for the road ahead — namely, university or college acceptance. At the high school level, the world is your oyster. Students have unlimited options in terms of career paths and areas of study. With the ideal solid educational foundations in place, students can achieve anything they set their minds to. This is why it is incredibly important to choose the most optimal secondary school location for your child's study.

Havergal College and University of Toronto Schools
Havergal College and University of Toronto Schools
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Photo of the Week: Fog Rocket

A TTC "red rocket" streetcar emerges from the steam on a rainy, icy night on King Street West in Toronto in December. This photo was shot by Paul Gorbould, a Torontonian who works on the cbc.ca website and his pictures appear regularly on various known pages.

Fog Rocket by Paul Gorbould
Fog Rocket by Paul Gorbould

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Photo of the week: Casa Loma Conservatory

Casa Loma Conservatory by Billy Wilson
Casa Loma Conservatory by Billy Wilson

Casa Loma was built between 1911-1914 by the architect A. J. Lennox for Sir Henry Pellatt. It is a massive castle situated in Toronto.

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