An occasional Newsletter from Preserved Stories.

In my anecdotal experience, mindfulness works really well even when separated from belief systems traditionally associated with this practice

Toronto committee approves demolition of century-old Mimico home – March 24, 2021 Etobicoke Guardian

I have recently read Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall (2002) and have begun to read They Say in Harlan County: An Oral History (2011)

Toronto has launched city-wide “missing middle” housing project, as Michael Mizzi explains at November 18, 2020 Long Branch Neighbourhood Association AGM

CBC Tapestry: Basic Goodness – Episode 1: ‘You’ve pledged your body and soul’: sexual abuse allegations in the Shambhala Buddhist community”

182 Queens Ave. in Mimico was built in 1902, new evidence indicates, not around 1898 as earlier noted

‘It would be a shame’: Owner proposing to split historic house at 182 Queens Ave. and build two homes: March 15, 2021 Etobicoke Guardian article

Niagara-on-the-Lake news update: “Marotta abandons Rand heritage court challenge”: March 17, 2021 report from Save Our Randwood Estate (SORE)

Heritage Toronto, Heritage Planning, and the Toronto Heritage Board: Similar in name, but not in mandate