The winning Northlea hockey team. Photo Jeff Maysuik.
Curious Idler

The Curious Idler May 2024

  A hockey first at Northlea Elementary & Middle School! There is nothing quite as special as playing for your school team, and it is extra special when your team wins a first-ever championship. That …more


Leaside Events April 2024

Toronto-Leaside Rotary Club – Recycle Your Electronics Saturday, April 6 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. East York Town Centre, 45 Overlea Boulevard. Please – no appliances or light fixtures. 132nd Scouts Garden Products Sale …more


Leaside Events March 2024

Index of Event Advertisers Canadian Federation of University Women Leaside Curling Club Leaside Garden Society Leaside Library Leaside United Church Northlea United St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church St. Cuthberts World Day of Prayer Friday, …more

Peter Russell. Photo Allan Williams.

Remembering Peter Russell

As Leaside Life was heading into production we learned of another significant death of a distinguished Leasider – Professor Peter Russell, CC, FRSC, OC. Leaside Life columnist Allan Williams interviewed Professor Russell following the publication …more


Leaside Events February 2024

Refugee sponsorship fundraiser Wed., Jan. 31, 6:30 p.m. Royal Canadian Legion, 243 Coxwell Ave. An evening with Michelle Shephard and Anna Maria Tremonte showing Michelle’s documentary The Perfect Storm. Discussion to follow. Tickets are $22.63 …more


Leaside Events January 2024

Todmorden Mills Heritage Site 67 Pottery Rd. (416) 396-2819 Lots of Light: Family Drop-in Dedicated to bringing warmth, light, and joy to you this winter season. Enjoy crafts, games, historic house tours, and treats from …more