Yesterday and Today - May 2020

  •  June, 2020
The changing facades along Wilson By Tim Lambrinos New streets get created as times continue to change. Expressways are paved and older communities vanish before our eyes. New businesses pop up but sometimes live out their existences only to be deemed obsolete in today’s ever-changing...

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Albion Park’s cottage community

  •  April, 2020
By Tim Lambrinos There is a community near Weston and Wilson that many in Emery are probably familiar with. It’s an area known as Humberlea. A small section of the community on the west side of Weston Road is much older than the east side. The west-side residences were initially built as cot...

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Giordano wins Norris Trophy

  •  August, 2019
By Sean Delaney Mark Giordano, captain of the Calgary Flames, has taken home the top individual prize for NHL defensemen in the 2018/19 season. On June 19, at the league’s yearly awards’ ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada, Giordano was awarded the Norris Trophy. He is now on the same list as some ...

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Humberlea Strong

  •  July, 2018
A Revived Sense of Community By Sean Delaney On June 13th community members from Humberlea gathered at St. Simon School. The meeting was organized to enhance discussions on safety and community issues, as well as the creation of a new Neighbourhood Watch program. Attendance was high, an...

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Humberlea and the Melody School Alumni Reunion

  •  July, 2018
32 Years and Going Strong By Bryan Gordon You can find the neighbourhood of Humberlea in the south portion of Emery Village, located south of Sheppard Avenue, north of Wilson Avenue, east of the Humber River and west of the CPR railroad line. This community has an interesting history with t...

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Yesterday and Today : Community Champion

  •  November, 2017
Humberlea’s fighting community champion By Tim Lambrinos Every year, Nov.11 is a day that symbolizes Remembrance Day in Canada. The day allows an opportunity for everyone to give tribute to our fallen soldiers of the past. We can reflect upon the enormous loss of lives and those who sacrificed...

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Yesterday and Today: Humberlea

  •  May, 2014
A history of the Humberlea Community By Tim Lambrinos Humberlea is the community whose neighbourhoods surround Weston Road from Wilson Avenue, north to Sheppard. Its history is quite astonishing. Two names appear as original forefathers to the area from the mid 1800’s. James Lever and Willi...

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