Category Community

A Q&A with Local Artist, Amy Walsh-Harris

We chatted with local artist Amy Walsh-Harris, who has a very exciting show at Wychwood Barns (just down the street from The Nest!) this weekend. We can’t wait – get the details at the end of the post.

We met our neighbours!

We ended 2014 with a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate our shovels in the ground on St. Clair West, and we’ve kicked off 2015 with another great event for our purchasers. Yesterday we hosted a Meet Your Neighbours event at our presentation centre for all of our purchasers and their friends and family. It was a great afternoon filled with energy, excitement, and enthusiasm for the project.

A Q&A with Councillor Joe Mihevc

Rockport’s relationship with City Councillor Joe Mihevc of Ward 21 began a few years ago when our project, The Nest, was proposed on St. Clair West. What a pleasure it has been working with Councillor Mihevc since then, he even stopped by to show his support at our groundbreaking event. We wanted to give you a sense of Joe’s relationship with our neighbourhood and we were so lucky when he

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Your Guide to Corso Italia

Corso Italia, or rather Toronto’s other (and slightly smaller) Little Italy, is a district that neighbours Hillcrest Village. It’s situated on St. Clair Avenue West, right between Westmount Avenue and Lansdowne Avenue which means it’s just a quick streetcar ride away. Residents of The Nest can consider themselves lucky being so close to some great Italian culture – which of course, includes pasta and gelato! Here’s a quick guide to

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Exploring The Junction: Best Coffee

We’ve got a secret: some of the best coffee in the city can be found in The Junction, the area that neighbours Hillcrest Village. For those history buffs, The Junction is a neighbourhood in Toronto that is near the junction (not really original, we know) of four railway lines in the area. It borders St. Clair Avenue, Runnymeade Road and Keele Street, and is only a quick streetcar ride away

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Where to get your Christmas Feast in Hillcrest Village

Christmas is less than a week away, and we could not be more excited! The lights are hung, there are presents under the Christmas tree, and plans are made for a big Christmas feast. What’s that? You’re hosting a Christmas dinner and you haven’t planned the menu yet? Worry less – you can get everything you need for the best Christmas feast ever right in your neighbourhood.

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