Swedish outdoor clothing and equipment company Fjällräven is now open on Spring Garden across from the Central Library

Dessert and brunch spot Dessert Yard is now open, They are on Grafton St off of Rogers Square


Mastermind Toys files for creditor protection. Some stores expected to close but no details to which locations yet.

The Bombay Spices on Portland (across from Sobeys) now has an Indian sweets counter.


Xaymaca Bar & Grill are replacing Irie Vibes which replaced Jamaica Vibes at 972 Cole Harbour Rd. Staying on the Jamaican theme, this time though it will be a lounge , able to open late night

Southern Ontario chain Pizza Fiamma is opening on Albermale Street.

Going and Gone

Black focused hair and beauty supply shop KSD at 94 Portland St. is closing December 22

The Underground Snax location on Barrington has closed

Live Event

For the. 13th anniversary of ReTales on Tuesday January 16th 

I will be having a live event at the Woodlawn Library auditorium
(also will have live stream)

-a quick history of how it came to be 

– some insight in how my brain works 

-Question and Answers!

More details to follow in a few weeks