Charity Gala a smashing success

  •  November, 2017
By Sean Delaney On Friday Oct. 27, the Emery Village BIA hosted the third annual Emery Charity Gala in support of local charities. More than 350 guests were treated to the opulence and grandeur expected of a venetian doge – ornamental colombina masks, gilded table-sets and champagne flutes cont...

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Insightful impressions from Emery’s new Poet Laureate

  •  July, 2017
By Sean Delaney On June 6, Laurence Hutchman conducted a poetry reading session at the Carmine Stefano Community Centre. About 40 people attended for the 7 p.m. start time. Hutchman has now written two books of poetry about Emery. The most recent, Two Maps of Emery, is presently printing a s...

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A mountain of toys for all the girls and boys!

  •  January, 2017
By Sean Delaney Once again our hats go off to all the great staff at Delta Bingo who helped to raise a mountain of toys for the annual 31 Division Police Toy Drive. Joan Morgan and her team of volunteers, along with a long list of generous patrons, were able to surpass all of our wildest ex...

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Mayor John Tory Visits Emery Village Offices

  •  December, 2015
Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti arranged a ward 7 tour for Mayor John Tory in November and had the Mayor drop by the EVBIA ofices for a quick visit. Following up on the Mayor’s attendance at our last public meeting in the summer to discuss the plans for the LRT along Finch, Tory expressed interest ...

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There Are 100,000 Ways to Help

  •  November, 2015
From the proceeds of the first annual Emery Village Gala, Emery Charity presented a $100,000 cheque to Tony Sampogna of the Humber River Hospital Foundation. The Humber River Hospital will provide, state of the art health services to all of the Emery community and beyond. What a night! Silv...

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The first annual Emery charity gala

  •  November, 2015
By Sean Delaney On Friday October 30th, the Emery Village BIA hosted the first annual Emery Charity Gala. Attended by more than 350 community members, the evening took on the exquisite look of a grand Venetian carnival. Long gowns, some in period pieces from the mid 1,800s with f...

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Emery Village BIA Executive Director’s message

  •  May, 2014
As the snow begins to melt and the ice begins to thaw, our community starts to perk up and think about one thing, summer! I just want to remind everyone that due to the treacherous winter we just had, our beautiful landscaping will take a bit of time to get back up to par. However, I can assure you ...

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Start your engines - Let’s get shopping!

  •  May, 2014
The Emery Village Rewards VISA Prepaid Card Will Hit Stores April 22, 2014. The Emery Village Business Improvement Association (BIA) launched a new Prepaid VISA card to give residents and business members an opportunity to save money while they shop local. Emery’s Ward 7 Councillor, Giorgio Ma...

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Emery Village BIA Executive Director’s message

  •  January, 2014
Ringing in the New Year in Emery Productive times ahead in 2014 for businesses and members As one year ends, another one begins – full of hope and promise. The idea behind a New Years Resolution comes from having a goal or a dream in mind where you give yourself a timeline of a year to achieve...

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Emery Village BIA Director's Message

  •  December, 2013
Emery Village BIA Executive Director’s message Tis’ The Season How do you spread holiday cheer in a community with already so much passion and respect for their neighbours and business members? I will tell you, the answer is being a part of the Emery Village community. Myself, along with the boa...

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Keeping Emery active

  •  October, 2013
Helping our local neighbourhood stay vibrant is the one of the many goals the Emery Village BIA has for our community. Since joining the Emery Village BIA back in 2005, I have had the privilege to watch Emery Village blossom into the largest employment zone in North America. With 2700 business membe...

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Wine Fest 2013

  •  October, 2013
The 2013 Wine Fest takes place in Humber Summit On Saturday, September 14, Emery Village will host the largest street party the area has ever seen: Emery Village BIA (Business Improvement Area) Presents Wine Fest in Humber Summit. It should see hundreds descend upon Plunkett and Satterly Roads t...

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Emery Village BIA Director’s Welcome

  •  October, 2013
On behalf of the Emery Village BIA, I wish to welcome the Emery Village Voice on the occasion of its first edition. We hope, in the coming months that you enjoy the newspaper as much as we do, and in seeing in its pages the exciting neighbourhood, great businesses and characters that make up Emery V...

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Movie in his park - Joseph Bannon would be proud

  •  October, 2013
It was the evening of July 5. Maria and her husband looked up at the sky warily. July had been wet. June had been cool. It just seemed to rain and rain and rain. But, tonight, there seemed to be a break. Later, the rain had just stopped. With the grass was still wet, Maria looked at her husband ...

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