Can I get questions about Toronto's fire code (pertaining to residential renovations) answered without driving down to city hall? I would ideally like this info for free, of course. [more inside]
Where should a short skinny guy buy jeans in Toronto? [more inside]
Where can I make a handful of custom buttons to give as party favors, in downtown Toronto? Most print shops want to sell me hundreds; I need 5-10.
I didn't activate mobileme. My iphone was stolen from my bag in a yoga studio change room a few hours ago. Called Rogers to freeze service, called apple, and called police to file report. No one seems to be willing to do anything to track it down. Is there ANY way I can track its whereabouts?
Where can I find the best gin and tonic in downtown Toronto? [more inside]
I would like to belong to a church. Except, you know, without all that annoying God stuff. Where do I find one? [more inside]
(Canadian Detectives!) What is at PO Box 4585 Stn "A" Toronto ON M5W 4W7? [more inside]
I'm looking for professional help with settling an old tax debt. I would like to know what kind of professional I should be looking for and recommendations for an individual or firm in Toronto would be most helpful. [more inside]
How does an established professional but not well known artist best go about 'exhibiting' a collection of beautiful metal sculptures in Toronto? Would they have to rent their own space and throw an event? Do they pitch/apply to various galleries? Which ones? Asking for a friend! Thanks in advance...I love the green.
Snappy but reasonably priced women's tux in Toronto? [more inside]
I need some advice on how to build a database-driven site around an archive of ephemera (mostly flyers). Essentially, I want to build an online archive of scanned rave flyers from the Toronto-London-Detroit rave scenes (plus some Midwest US flyers). Here's what I have: [more inside]
Help us plan our vacation in Mexico [more inside]
My wife wants to make her own moisturizer, and we're wondering if there are there any retail stores in Toronto where one can buy emulsifying wax?
Where does one get one's shoes resoled in Toronto's west end? [more inside]
How can I find a new home for an adult cat in Toronto? [more inside]
Affordable sunshine for single Toronto gal? Bonus points for dodging single supplements and interesting locales. [more inside]
Toronto ISP: Is Teksavvy cable Internet a good idea, even with the threat of Usage Based Billing? [more inside]
How to best build a man's wardrobe for a relatively short internship? [more inside]
TorontoFilter: How do I get rid of my extra stuff? [more inside]
Looking for a fun Toronto neighbourhood. Special constraints: commuting to Markham. [more inside]
Good seafood/fish in Toronto without breaking the bank? [more inside]
Best Joe Fresh in Toronto? [more inside]
Where in Toronto can I rent Chauvet Colorstrip lights, or an equivalent?
Can you recommend an independent insurance broker in Toronto, or alternatively an insurance company with whom you have had good experience, for taking out a tenants' insurance policy? I'd also appreciate any guidance with respect to whether it's a better idea to go with an independent broker, and risk getting stuck with a bad company at a better price, or go with a company with a better reputation even if the insurance costs more.
Post-Xmas/Pre-NY last-minute travel opportunities from Toronto or Buffalo: is this a possibility or am I crazy? I was hoping for a 3-4 day beach destination, booked for next-day travel, for around $500/pp. How do I find last-last-last minute bookings? [more inside]
Where can I buy a number of different maps? I want to make a big, random map collage. [more inside]
I'd like to take singing lessons in Toronto. What is the best way to go about pursuing this interest? [more inside]
During an episode of a Canadian home design/renovation show one of the designers visited a store in Toronto and was leafing through piles of art prints. Any idea of what that store is called and where it is located?
TorontoFilter: What's there to do late on a Sunday night? [more inside]
Could someone recommend a psychologist for couples' counselling in Toronto? [more inside]
Is it feasible to go explore Toronto during a 7+ hr layover at Pearson? [more inside]
Is there a charity in Toronto that would pick up a (bedbug-free, lightly-used) double futon couch/bed? We'd like to donate our futon to someone who could use it, but aren't sure who would want it and be able to pick it up.
Fun birthday ideas in Toronto? [more inside]
It's my first trip to Toronto and I'm only here for one more day, so I'm blowing off my conference tomorrow and going downtown. I'm staying at a hotel a couple miles west of York University, so my plan is to take the #35 bus to the Jane St stop on the green line. Where should I get off if I want to find some hip shopping? Where's the Soho of Toronto?
What is the cheapest way to get the contents of a small apartment from Philadelphia to Toronto? [more inside]
It's getting to be time I took my cat Trilby to the veterinarian for his first annual check up since I adopted him last October 30th. But first I have to find a vet. Can anyone recommend a good vet in central or west end Toronto?
Do I Vote? [more inside]
Anyone know a nice, calm, TTC-accessible Toronto brunch spot with afternoon hours (and possibly mimosas), preferably near-ish to Dufferin and St. Clair? [more inside]
Solo traveler by way of Toronto, in late November, seeks beach, warmth, proximity to other nice humans. What's a good place, at a good price? [more inside]
My wife is traveling to downtown Toronto this weekend with 3 girls aged 8-12. Are there any events or activities on that would appeal? Perhaps Halloween related? Interests include fashion, pop culture, animals. Sunday night is spoken for.
Looking for good thrift (e.g. Goodwill, Salvation Army, etc) stores in Toronto. [more inside]
Where can I get kefir grains in Toronto? [more inside]
Do you know an osteopath in Toronto who uses muscle energy theory / techniques? [more inside]
Toronto Dentist Filter: Metafilter, which Toronto dentist should I visit to best deal with my particular tooth-related situation? [more inside]
Does anyone know a place in Toronto that would -- quickly and well -- repair this old lighter? It's for a birthday present. Picture attached... [more inside]
RUNNING FILTER CANADIAN STYLE: Gotta do a training run in Toronto. [more inside]
Latin translation filter: please help translate a building dedication from the University of Toronto’s former “Department of Household Science” [more inside]
Digitizing vinyl in Toronto... Anyone know? :) [more inside]