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A local history curiosity

Tuffy P was at a show of vintage paper items the other day and came home with a cardboard fan celebrating Campbell’s Tomato Soup, but more specifically, the tomato soup coming from the New Toronto plant at 60 Birmingham. 12 more words


The Town by The Hill

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By Lim Yi He

There is an oddly endearing charm to the sleepy little town by the foot of the hill. Just about five decades ago it was mostly still a swampy area, but it has since progressed into a quaint town with many neighbourhoods and one of the most prestigious secondary schools in the state. 483 more words


Running with the Dogs

Hi strangers! Sorry I’ve been absent for a couple of weeks.

The marathon training was all going well and I got up to my 21.25 miler the other week, and then realised that I’d picked a target weekend that my wife is away running a half in North Carolina… so I’ll be on daddy-duty and unable to do a marathon. 300 more words


the east side

View from Hotel Indigo Katong

Koon Seng

Marine Parade Community Club

Birds of Paradise

Group Therapy Cafe at Katong V

The East Side – okay, i’m not referring to the far east, but the cool hippy east side. 415 more words


a working Saturday

i usually walk about 30 mins to get to work.

my walk takes me through village houses, bicycle lanes, a pretty local park and the bustling train station. 33 more words



The Partners and I were ready for our evening walk. Leashes on. Pockets loaded up with poo-bags and dog treats. I opened the front wood door and saw a face looking in, a cat face. 498 more words