Patios & CafeTO on Roncesvalles

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Patios & CafeTO on Roncesvalles The long wait is over Roncy! Many Patios and CafeTO spaces are now open on Roncesvalles!  Some are open as early as 2pm today (Friday, June 11), others are needing a little time to get ready for you.  Check the PATIOS highlight on our Instagram profile to keep up-to-date on what locations are open for … Read More

Indigenous History Month

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Bear, fish, flower and power symbols painted in Woodlands style.

Indigenous History Month is a time to learn, reflect, and celebrate the diversity of First Nations, Metis, and Inuit across Tkaronto and all of Turtle Island and to remind us to consider the unique needs of the Indigenous peoples in all of the work that we do. Accessible to all who travel past it, we are very fortunate to have a … Read More

Roncesvalles Village Gardens

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The Roncesvalles Village BIA exists to improve business conditions for its members on Roncesvalles Avenue through street beautification, property maintenance, and marketing and promotions.  BIAs are funded through levies via commercial property taxes of their members, who are geographically located within their catchment.  BIA boards are volunteer business and property owners located within that BIAs boundaries.  Recently, there has been … Read More

Ontario Moving to Step Two of Roadmap to Reopen

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The Chief Medical Officer of Health, will move the province into Step Two of its Roadmap to Reopen at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. Step Two of the Roadmap focuses on the resumption of more outdoor activities and limited indoor services with small numbers of people where face coverings are worn and with other restrictions in place. This … Read More

Local Roncy Hero

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Hi Roncy! You may have received a piece of mail from the Roncesvalles Village BIA recently telling you about our newest campaign to find our #LocalRoncyHeroes.   It begins on National Superheroes Day – and we hope you’ll join in! There is a fun cut-out mask included on that direct mail piece AND you can download and print more masks below. … Read More

Andrew Musial 1948 – 2021

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It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that long time Roncesvalles Village business owner and former Board member, Andrew Musial, passed away recently. Roncesvalles Village residents may remember Andrew and his wife Christine, both pharmacists, as the owners and operators of The Pharmacy Shoppe at 137 Roncesvalles Ave. from 1974 – 2007.  Andrew also served as … Read More

RVBIA Statement on Fair Rights to Service

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The Roncesvalles Village BIA is aware of an incident that occurred at a shop in our community on March 26th that has shed light on reports of similar incidents of harassment. We have reached out to the parties involved to understand what happened.  We denounce refusing service to customers on the basis of their identity. We are working with the … Read More

Ontario Imposes Stay At Home Order – April 7

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The province-wide Stay at Home Order will be effective Wednesday, April 8, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. and will be in place for at least four weeks. What this means: Sadly we are being asked to only go out for essential trips which continues to create hardships for many individuals and businesses. We are being asked to observe restrictions and health … Read More

Province Wide Emergency Brake – April 3

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The provincewide emergency brake will be effective Saturday, April 3, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. and will be in place for at least four weeks. 153 ICU doctors signed a letter to Doug Ford imploring the province to ACT NOW to stem the spread as 3rd wave of COVID-19 hits hard and younger Ontarians are ending up in the hospitals. What … Read More