In the decades since she first moved to Toronto in the 1960s, Barbara Hall has woven herself into the city’s social history. First elected to City Council in 1985, Hall went on to become Toronto’s second female mayor (and the city’s 61st overall) in 1994.
Elizabeth is a young activist living in Toronto and trying to raise awareness about the dangers of under-age drinking.
Chris Wong, a busy advocate of sustainable urban agriculture, the general manager of Young Urban Farmers and the co-founder of Cultivate Toronto.
Silvia Guido, the founder of AccessTO, talks about why she founded the website and what any of us could do to make Toronto more accessible to everyone.
Chief Planner of the City of Toronto, 21st century bureaucrat, Jennifer Keesmaat has a visionary view of city transport and public spaces.
We have not been good at telling our urban stories. Which leads to not appreciating the city, and overlooking the great things that we have here.
"We have to start somewhere, and this is where we need to start; just with getting people aware of the issue. Not only that, but posing a possible solution."
I was looking at basically coming up with a way to integrate some ideas, kind of trying to capture people's experiences and their emotional connection to the spaces that are important to them.
I grew up at St. Claire and Dufferin, and my grandmother's down at Dufferin and Bloor, and my other grandmother's at Runnymede. We're definitely a West End kind of crew.
"Psychologists, they say 'you have to fall backwards into the hands of someone you trust.' The artistic process is, very much like that."
For the last two years, Dr. Clayton Greenway has been offering GTA residents one hour of free veterinary advice every week on his newstalk 101 radio program Animal House.
Robert Cimetta has lived a storied life. Professional hockey player, 9/11 survivor, and real estate developer are all titles that have been attached to Cimetta over the years.
What’s not to love about fine jewellery pieces?
You can find Dineen's murals scattered around downtown Toronto, while his oil and canvas work is housed in the Ingram Gallery on Avenue Road.
In Mandel's estimates, the last decade or so has seen an "explosion" of modern architecture, and he's probably better off because of it.
Alex Pino is a very successful real estate broker as well as a talented photographer.
Toronto photographer Jonathan Castellino speaks about photography and the city itself.
Life on the Grid: 100 Years of Street Photography in Toronto. This free photographic exhibit opened on June 27, 2013, and runs all the way to May 1, 2014.