Tag Archives: winter

Sidewalk blocked by fallen branches in Leaside

Stormy Weather

Toronto just suffered its worst ice storm in four decades, and the neighbourhood of Leaside, with all its mature trees, was particularly hard hit.  Large branches fell and blocked the sidewalks and roads, while even larger ones brought down power ...

Winter: A Walking How-To

The snow arrived a bit earlier than usual this year, and took some homeowners in my neighbourhood by surprise.  The ones who didn't shovel (tsk tsk) let the snow get packed down into slippery ice, making dog walking a dangerous ...