Walking down Wellington I noticed that Times Used Sports is for lease. I checked their website and it doesn’t have any news.
Sad to see a local family business disappear. But I suppose many use kijiji now.
and now workfree … It's a choice
The planned cafe and drive through at Island Park and Richmond is going to be a massive McDonald’s with play area. The cafe component relates to the chain’s new concept of table delivery and custom orders.
Yay, just what I wanted … the smell of grease and patrons coughing up grease as they leave.
Sometimes I walk around the neighbourhood and use my phone to take photos of new things. And then I continue with my day and completely forget to post. Read the rest of this entry »
It used to be a high end kitchen place, between Agave and the Wellington Gastropub. I wonder what it will be?
NosyNeighbour and I went for a walk a few weeks ago. I took a few photos to remind me of the latest news. And then completely forgot about them. Read the rest of this entry »
Recently I heard that Trailhead was moving. Literally, the whole building. And that a Farm Boy was going in its place. Read the rest of this entry »
This year’s winter has been a bit of a yoyo so far. Some days I’ve walked the hood in a t-shirt. But today was bundle up and watch your step after last night’s flash freeze.
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The WordPress.com monkeys sent me the link for my year in review. This year I thought I’d add my own thoughts about the past year.
I meant to blog a lot more than I did. I walked or cycled almost every day in the hood, sometimes snapping photos with my phone to remind myself that something new had popped up or closed down. But then I would get busy with life and forget to post. Read the rest of this entry »
Yesterday, as I drove along Richmond Road (I know, it’s shocking because I’m usually on my bike or walking), I thought I would look sadly at the “Closed” sign where Expedition Shoppe used to be, across from Mountain Equipment Coop.
I was shocked to see a new store in its location. On my drive out to pick up my niece, I only noticed it had already been leased. And on the way back, I looked again, only to discover it was another outdoorsy store. I tried to remember the name, but what with driving and catching up with my niece, it was gone. Read the rest of this entry »