The 2014 municipal elections in Ontario is fast approaching with election day being Monday, October 27, 2014. Below is a list of candidates in Caledon for Mayor, Regional Councillor and Area Councillor. I have included a link to each candidates official website where available to find out more about their policies and platform. One interesting […]
The long awaited extension of Highway 427 which will take it north to Major Mackenzie Drive and a lot closer to the Bolton and Caledon area looks to be finally moving forward with a construction start date slated for 2016-2017. As I have written previously about this (original article & second update), this project has […]
Back in 2011 I wrote about the state of food franchise business in Bolton, Ontario and how things looked bleak. Fast forward to 2014 and not much has changed in that time. Some new ones have come in like Starbucks but others have continued to fail (repeatedly). When I last wrote about it Boston Pizza […]
Posted: August 5th, 2014 under Bolton, Caledon, Food, News.
Tags: Bolton, bolton by-pass, boston pizza, Caledon, coras, Franchise, Home Depot, kfc, ontario, pizza hut, Popeye's, restaurant, Starbucks, Wild Wing
Canadian Tire appears set to build a new giant warehouse in Caledon, Ontario after Caledon council backed an unusual measure to keep hundreds of jobs in Peel Region, however many residents object to this controversial project due to rising truck traffic and low-wage industry. Residents in Caledon, Bolton and surrounding areas fighting to stop the […]
One of the most popular posts here on this site has been the “Highway 427 Expansion / Extension” article I posted back in 2009. Several people have emailed me recently to ask what the current status of the project is so I thought now would be a good time give an update as best as […]
As previously posted here about the “Bolton by-pass” – Bolton Arterial Road System (B.A.R.), I have a new update on the status of the project from Richard Whitehead, Regional Councillor for Caledon’s Ward 3 & 4 who was kind enough again to fill us in about how the project is progressing. Below is his update […]
Posted: November 4th, 2012 under Caledon, News.
Tags: B.A.R., Bolton, Bolton Arterial Road System, bolton by-pass, Caledon, Castlemore, Coleraine, highway, highway 427, highway 50, Mayfield, ontario, Region of Peel, Richard Whitehead
Here are some photos of a mock hunt that took place at the Mimosa Cup 2012 that takes place at the Eglinton and Caledon Hunt club this past weekend. The Eglinton and Caledon Hunt is based on Creditview Road in Caledon, Ontario and has a long history going back to 1843. On this mock hunt […]
These are some photos I took recently of an abandoned house on Highway 9 in the Caledon, Ontario area that borders New Tecumseth. Every day I drive by this house and I have always been curious as to what happened to this place. This particular house is located on Highway 9 between Mount Pleasant and […]
Posted: May 1st, 2012 under Abandoned Houses, Caledon, Photos.
Tags: abandoned house, Abandoned Houses, Caledon, highway 9, hwy 9, Mount Pleasant, Mount Wolfe, New Tecumseth, ontario, Photos
Here is a new photo of the Moon I took on April 6th, 2012, which is the full moon here in Caledon, Ontario. The photo was taken with my Olympus E-620 camera and my large Sigma 50-500mm (Bigma) lens at full length. Click on the image above to see a larger detailed photo.
A Red-tailed Hawk keeping a watchful eye of the prey below. Not my best hawk photo but it was a quick shot that I took out of the window of my car when I saw him on the side of Airport road. Hard to believe it is winter here in Caledon with so little snow, […]