YYZ Why? Show special answers why certain Toronto landmarks, places exist.

In Toronto, we are fortunate to have many different landmarks, unique places and monuments but we may not know WHY they’re there or how they came to be. In this 1/2 hour special, Melanie Zettler shares a series of stories…

Yonge-Bay-York exit on Gardiner Expressway expected to close Monday for 2 months

If your commute on the westbound Gardiner Expressway is already long, well, it may soon get much worse. Starting Monday night, the Yonge-Bay-York exit on the expressway will be closed for “rehabilitation” repairs for nearly two months, according to the…

Getting the best of Toronto at The Bentway Block Party

For a second year, a block party held underneath the Gardiner Expressway is bringing the best Toronto culture to downtown. While many ponder the future of the aging infrastructure above, those planning and performing at The Bentway hope the community…

Gardiner Expressway, DVP closed on Sunday for Ride for Heart

An expected 13,000 participants will be cycling or walking on the Don Valley Parkway and Gardiner Expressway this weekend as the 32nd annual Ride for Heart event takes place on Sunday, causing major road closures. The yearly event aims to…

Anti-poverty group calls luxury dinner experience under Gardiner Expressway ‘disgusting’

Anti-poverty protestors say a luxury dining experience taking place under the Gardiner Expressway, is “disgusting”. Pointing to Toronto’s homelessness crisis, adding dozens are being kicked out from living under the highway, as the urban “elite” pay hundreds to eat there.…

Anti-poverty group slams luxury Toronto Gardiner Expressway dining experience

Hundreds of anti-poverty protesters are slated to break bread under the Gardiner Expressway Friday night – taking a stand against a luxury dinner event taking place a short distance away. We are hosting “Dinner with a View…of the Rich,” said…