"I totally agree - Hitch is a great addition to the nieghbourhood. We were there last weekend and had a great time at the communal table. We enjoyed the banter with another group at the table and had some great chats with the bar staff as well. The…"
Stopped in a Hitch tonite for a cocktail. Nice vibe, friendly staff. Play Patsy Cline ( yeah Baby!). And now I am addicted to an Old Fashioned. Snacked on house pate from JP Challet. Yum!And yes - I guess Leslieville does need another cocktail bar. :) See More
"Steven Avery at Leslieville Animal Clinic is very professional and a good 'traditional' vet. He cared for our old cat as she aged and passed away. We now go out of the 'hood to the East York Vet Clinic because…"
"We ate there last Friday May 11. The owner is lovely - very friendly. Service was spotty -- we waited 15 minutes for our order to be taken or bread to be brought to the table - all the while many staff walked by not making eye…"
"Contemporary Computers gets my vote and all my business. Phil is definitely regular folk, non-judgemental, and has done quick emergency work for me - laptops, desktops, configurations, virus removal, spider removal (eek!) and honest advice on when…"
I run a small business and have a great computer nerd who helps me troubleshoot and visits quarterly to clean up my system and proactively head off any issues.Unfortunately - he is not local (which sometimes means he is not always readily available when I need support) and he is not a Mac literate (which is a concern because I am about to make the switch back to our friends at Apple).Can anyone recommend a computer support person who lives in or around our 'hood and communicates in 'regular…See More
"our sitter has been with us for over 15 years. she comes 2x day and plays with the 'kids' and is also adept at administering meds if needed. email me for details if you want to hear more. firstname.lastname@example.org."
"As a contractor myself, I've learned that the female head of the house makes the decisions 95% of the time. I much prefer dealing with women. Not that I dislike the men, but a lot of their beliefs about construction are held over from their…"
"I had the same thing happen, we are looking for windows, the person we called inquired if both of us would be here for the estimate, I think they want the couple there because it's a big item purchase and with the couple there, maybe time is…"
"I'm at Pape and Dundas. think I have to wiat one more week before i run again but next week will be open to go for it. Tuesday is my only 'no go' evening. But open to early mornings or even M,W,F during the day ( i work from home so…"
When I launched this site in early 2009, one of the compelling reasons for doing so was that I was struck by how many of the businesses in Leslieville are locally owned and operated. Another big observation was (and still is) how proud most…