News & Events: RedLine Espresso in the spotlight, Cooper Koo YMCA information, Christmas Market wraps up + more!

Corktown Video of the Week

RED HOT: Realtor David Murray Maclean recently produced this video spotlighting Corktown’s Redline Coffee & Espresso Bar. A fun look at a great local business.

Corktown News & Events for the week of December 15, 2014

CORKTOWN COCKTIAL PARTY: Pictures from the 2014 festive Corktown Cocktail Party are available on our Facebook page. Thanks again to all who came out!

VINTAGE CORKTOWN: Congratulations to local businesses Ethel 20th Century Living and Marty Millionaire for making BlogTO’s list of the Best Vintage Furniture Stores in Toronto!

COOPER KOO YMCA: The new Cooper Koo Family YMCA at Front & Cherry is gearing up to open following this summer’s Pan Am games. You can sign up for updates here.

REGENT PARK COMMUNITY CENTRE: Meanwhile, over at Urban Toronto, they’ve got a construction update focusing on the new Regent Park Community Centre. Read all about it by clicking this link.

CAFFEINATED CORKTOWN: BlogTO took a look last week at the multitude of coffee options available in Corktown. We love ’em all.

SUGAR PLUM FAIRIES: Our friends at the Extension Room are getting into the holiday spirit with a special SUGAR PLUM FAIRY OPEN HOUSE on Saturday, December 20 between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Come by their location at 30 Eastern Ave for $5 classes all day, plus special holiday treats and the launch of their new and improved Juice Barre. For details, click here.

DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC? I HOPE YOU DO: Corktown’s colourful Magic Building at 60 Sumach will be the site of an open house this Friday, December 19. Come in for a visit to check out the space, which is currently up for lease. For details, check out the flyer.

IT REALLY CAN’T STAY: This week is your last week to check in the sights and sounds of the famed Distillery Christmas Market. It closes for the season on Sunday, December 21. Check out the website for a complete line-up of musical performances and other events.

IT’S CHRISTMAS TIME IN THE CITY: On Tuesday, December 23, our pals at Little Trinity Church are presenting a timely Christmas concert with jazz pianist Mike Janzen. Tickets are just $10, with kids getting in for free. You can buy tickets online.

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