The Beaches

The Beaches

The commercial district of Queen Street East lies at the heart of The Beaches community. It is characterized by a large number of independent speciality stores.

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Cabbagetown-South St. James Town

Cabbagetown-South St. James Town

Cabbagetown's name derives from the Irish immigrants who moved to the neighbourhood beginning in the late 1840s, said to have been so poor that they grew cabbage in their front yards.

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Leaside

Leaside

Leaside takes its name from William Lea and the Lea family, who settled there in the early years of the nineteenth century.

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