Anti-Bike, Anti-Transit, Anti-Green Rob Ford Elected Mayor Of Toronto

October 26, 2010 by  
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Toronto Election News I previously reported on the Toronto election that Bikes and Streetcars Are Under Threat As The Suburban Car Loving Politicians Fight Back . Last night, Rob Ford was elected in a landslide as mayor of the largest city in Canada. Voters came out in droves (highest turnout in years) to elect the “respect for taxpayers” man who will end frills and cut back on government.

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Anti-Bike, Anti-Transit, Anti-Green Rob Ford Elected Mayor Of Toronto

Not Just for Grannies Anymore: The Rise of The Urban Sewing Lounge

October 26, 2010 by  
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Photo: Thread Den Sewing Lounge Just as community gardens all over are bringing together urban gardeners, there’s an updated version of the old-fashioned sewing circle popping up in many city neighbourhoods: the sewing lounge. With crafting and the DIY mentality making a huge comeback, activities like sewing and knitting are moving out of the home and onto the streets.

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Not Just for Grannies Anymore: The Rise of The Urban Sewing Lounge

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