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Awar Obob and the Limited Canadian Punk Scene “I was living with another collective member at the time and we had to strategically go out and wear sunglasses and change our styles, just to go out on the street. Not a fun time.” This, and multiple other incidents like it, led to Obob's withdrawal [...]
via Chicago Daily Herald]
Can't find eclipse glasses? Here are some options If you can't find a pair of eclipse glasses, what should you do? Don't assume your sunglasses will be enough, because experts say looking at the eclipse without the proper eye protection can cause permanent eye damage within seconds. Here are several [...]
Burglars Break Basement Locks to Steal from 4 Yorkville Businesses: NYPD UPPER EAST SIDE — Burglars broke through basement locks to steal money and personal items from four Yorkville businesses in a series of incidents police are probing as a pattern, the NYPD said. In the first incident, just after 5 a.m. on Aug. 20 [...]
via Toronto Life]
The Playboy of Yorkville His dress shirts cost $700, his sunglasses $800 apiece. His personal scent, Clive Christian No. 1, bills itself as “the world's most expensive perfume,” and at $1,500 a bottle, that's probably true. Chrome was generous with his money, regularly paying [...]
Cutler and Gross is a luxury eyewear brand founded by Graham Cutler and Tony Gross in 1969. They are based in the Knightsbridge area of London.
The label was started in London in 1969 by partners Cutler and Gross, who had met each other in optometry school at London’s Northampton College in the early 1960s. They opened their first optician in Knightsbridge in 1971, stocking hand made bespoke frames. Cutler and Gross are amongst a few pioneering eyewear labels to make eyewear a fashion accessory.
Their fashion-forward designs were launched in 1982 during Paris Fashion Week. Since then the wholesale collection has developed from a purely sunglasses collection to incorporate optical designs. Marie Wilkinson, who has worked with Mr. Cutler and Mr. Gross since 1982, is now the...
RT @GuildEyewear: Handmade sunglasses make great gifts! Come visit us today Saturday December 16th at Yorkville Village from 10-6. Looking…
Former Subway pitchman seeks to plead guilty to child pornography, sex charges Federal Judge Mark Dinsmore must now review the plea deal Fogle's attorneys reached with prosecutors and decide whether to accept it. In the meantime the court entered a technical plea of not guilty on Fogle's behalf. Fogle, who became famous after losing ... [...]
10 quirky things you didn't know about Yorkville Here are 10 quirky things you didn't know about Yorkville. Yonge and Bloor used to be the site of a pauper's cemetery Officially known as the Toronto General Burying Grounds, the Strangers' Burying Ground or Potter's Field (a biblical name given to a ... [...]
New shopping mall marks big changes for Yorkville The initial expansion plans for Hazelton Lanes shopping mall in Yorkville were revealed last year, foretelling a significant makeover to the 1970s-era retail space. Now it would appear that mall's makeover is just one puzzle piece in a major rebrand of the ... [...]
via E Online]
Melissa Rivers "Terribly Disappointed" by Report Detailing Mistakes at Endoscopy Center Where Joan Rivers Had Procedures Joan Rivers' untimely death has brought Yorkville Endoscopy Center into a harsh spotlight. The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a report detailing multiple failings on the part of the Manhattan clinic where Rivers suffered ... [...]
via The Huffington Post]
Joan Rivers' Unplanned Throat Biopsy Caused Her To Stop Breathing (REPORT) (UPDATE) UPDATE: In a statement to The Wrap on Sept. 10, Yorkville Endoscopy said "a biopsy of the vocal cords has never been performed at Yorkville Endoscopy." Without making specific mention of Rivers' name due to patient confidentiality laws, the clinic added ... [...]
Smoke is slowly clearing from a building in the upscale Yorkville shopping district where about 60 firefighters battled a blaze Wednesday morning.The three-alarm fire began as a smaller fire in the second floor of a commercial industrial building at 84 Yorkville Ave., near Bloor St. W. and Avenue Rd., at about 8:30 a.m.Dangerous conditions forced crews to evacuate the inside of the building, Toronto Fire Division Commander Andrew Kostiuk said around 10 a.m. He said 17 fire crews responded to...
Crocodile skin boots, Italian suits and a watch made from actual moon dust are just some of the items Toronto Police have seized from a suspected fraud crew, but there's much, much more.These are just some the alleged proceeds of crime that police displayed on Tuesday as a result of an investigation dubbed Project Royal, which began in 2016:90 pairs of shoes including a $10,000 pair of crocodile skin bootsSeven watches including a Romaine Jerome Moon Dust Automatic valued...
TORONTOPeace and love.Few other words best encapsulate the music, works and legend of late Beatle John Lennon, and that theme of peace and love will be the backdrop of an art exhibit inside a small gallery in Toronto’s Yorkville neighbourhood over the next four weeks.Around 70 limited edition posthumous prints of Lennon’s artwork will be on display and for sale at the Liss Gallery, near Bloor St. W. and Avenue Rd.The Art of John Lennon, a far-reaching exhibit of serigraph and lithograph...