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It may not be the most glamourous neighbourhood in town, but it is unique. The Gerrard India Bazaar is one of the largest marketing centres for South Asian goods and services in North America.

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Street by Street | National Project

Street by Street is a national project in local neighbourhood community building and social infrastructure development. Its goal is to revive the practice of community, and the art of neighbourliness, on a large scale across Australia. 1,186 more words

Active Participation

         Off the beaten track in the east end of TORONTO, Craven Road is in a little world all its own. Running from Queen Street East to Danforth Avenue the street, once called Eerie Terrace, was carved from the wide backyards of neighbouring homes.

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This morning a friend I met back in Canada met us and brought us back by public transit to see her neighbourhood. It was nice to see the local supermarket where she shops. 61 more words


Scenes From Port Credit

Decided to venture to Mississauga on the weekend and had a few images that were not doing anyone much service living on my phone. Port Credit is a neat little community on the lake. 78 more words


On creating safer neighbourhoods

This piece first appeared in The Mercury on 3 March 2014

On the surface of it, crime has no benefit to communities whatsoever. When areas go through what is commonly referred to as a crime spate all that seems to result is fear and trauma; there is surely nothing good about that. 776 more words

Anene Booysen

Tokyu Hands

One of the must visit department stores I found is Tokyu Hands. It is a chain of stores found in a few of the larger cities.   114 more words