Today I went down to Bloor West Village with my son, Nicolas, to check out the Toronto Ukranian Festival. I have wanted to go ever since it started 14 years ago. Now it’s the largest Ukranian festival in North America!
Cedar Valley Park is a real gem right in the heart of Raymerville. It's a treat to walk through this meandering 19-acre park that hugs the north and south edges of the Raymerville Drive loop, offering a natural, organic feel to city living. When I take
Have you ever been in a neighbourhood that felt like a small town? You know, a place where people can live, work and play. If you have, then you must know Cornell - a neighbourhood in Markham that prides itself on being exact this type of place.
If you like "new" as in new schools, new playgrounds, new Places of Worship, then you'll really like Wismer Commons. It is a newly developed residential area in Markham and is located just east of Berczy Village, north of 16th Ave and west of Highway 48.
The Ontario government has passed legislation to combine the eight percent Provincial Sales Tax with the five percent federal Goods and Services Tax, creating a 13 percent Harmonized Sales Tax (HST).
2010 rings in various household trends that reflect the current economic situation and the desire to live within our means. Preserving the environment is also popular as people continue to purchase eco-friendly products and materials.
A breath of country fresh air, anyone? How about local farms, country roads, woody areas…. and a GO Station to Toronto? If this strikes your fancy, then you should check out Stouffville!
Well, it’s that time of year again, Markham Fair time. Always the weekend before Thanksgiving. I love the Markham Fair. It's really cool to have Canada's largest 4-day agricultural fair in our own backyard!
I have a "never-fail" formula I apply to almost all outings & events I attend. Buy all tickets in advance & arrive early to avoid the masses. For decades my time spent at the Markham Fair has been truly terrific & I think it's in part due to my formula!
Sandwiched between the communities of Angus Glen to the west and Wismer Commons to the east, Berczy Village is a mix of all of my favourite things: a beautiful variety of homes, plenty of green space, and convenient access to amenities.