Kay & Young’s, Yang’s, Ken’s, Jong Young and Grower’s stand side-by-side on Avenue Rd. south of Davenport. Unlike the restaurants of Chinatown or the Danforth, there is no apparent logic to why they’ve congregated there. But the flower shops of “Av and Dav” have come to characterize the neighbourhood. The novelty draws regular customers from as far as Barrie, and even occasional tourists eager to check out Toronto’s “flower district.”
Nissan and Porsche are two of the auto manufacturers who have recently inaugurated highly modern new dealerships in Canada.
Two fancy stands opened in the ByWard Market on Tuesday with hopes they will help dress-up the tourist area. BeaverTails put up $100,000 to build the enclosed stands and chose the first vendor…
Two jewel thieves who stole diamonds worth $70,000 from a Fredericton store last fall were sentenced Tuesday for that heist and a spate of others in the Maritimes.
The former Co-op building in Sydney River, N.S., has reopened as a seafood storage and shipping facility. Seafood producers Jim and Allan Gillis of North Sydney have partnered with Eskasoni First Nation in the venture.