News & Opinion

The weekly wrap for April 8, 2011

In This week in the neighbourhood on April 8, 2011 at 12:01 AM

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Three local shops shine in blogTO’s “Best fruit and vegetable stores in Toronto”.

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Three local restaurants join Veggielicious, Toronto’s celebration of all things vegan April 9th to 24th.

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RoFo, redressed. Shayla Duval renders the Mayor’s revealing image in NOW magazine fit for human eyes. [The Conquelicot Projects]

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Battle of the Bubbies is on at Caplansky’s gefilte fish derby on Saturday, April 16th at 4:00PM [Taste T.O.]

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Too cool for hot dogs. In what is fast becoming Bloor Street’s most boring and sterile stretch, the Mink Mile’s BIA has banned hotdog carts. [cbc.ca]

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Ten million trees, storing 1.1 million metric tonnes of carbon. Nate Hendley adds up the numbers for Toronto’s urban forest. [OpenFile]

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BlogTO rounds out the week with a nice reference guide to cycling in Toronto, and reviews of Curbside Cycle and The Bike Joint.

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Review: Zero Hour. The Life of Zero Mostel, at the Al Green Theatre until April 16th, 750 Spadina at Bloor. [Mooney on Theatre]

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