The Past Is Present, Part 2

How often do you hear “they don’t build them like they used to”?  The MacKay Avenue School certainly fits that compliment. It was built in 1904. Wow, that’s a LOT of  birthdays. There are stories told that it’s actually haunted. Yikes, I would pee my pants.  Can you just image how many little feet have run […]

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The Past Is Present, Part 1

Living downtown provides you the luxury of walking most everywhere you go. What I’ve noticed is the number of historical buildings in our city centre, once neglected or near derelict are now living a second life.  A one time hub of commerce now welcomes travelers as an upscale hotel while another historical bank building is […]

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