Humber Summit’s important annual gathering

  •  September, 2018
By Tim Lambrinos It happens every August. The last Sunday is selected by relatives of Humber Summit’s pioneer ancestors for an annual get-together. The gathering is a very special and relaxing extended family reunion. They meet at the Pine Ridge Cemetery where all their ancestors lay t...

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History of Humber Summit

  •  September, 2014
By Sean Delaney Humber Summit began as a pioneer settlement in the 1840s. This community revolved around the Rowntree grist and saw mills which operated on the banks of the Humber River where Rowntree Mills Park is situated today. Many of Humber Summit’s first settlers are buried in the histo...

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The future looks bright on Islington Ave.

  •  March, 2014
By James Worth As we have reported before in previous articles, the area was long overdue for improvement. Beyond the aging infrastructure, both parking and garbage were atop the list of concerns voiced by local shop owners and residents. Parking in particular proved to be a divisive issu...

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Satterly & Plunkett Rd Streetscape Projects

  •  November, 2013
Making a difference: Important Satterly and Plunkett Road Streetscape Projects The area known more recently as Italian Gardens in Humber Summit was for many years, a significant destination place for shoppers and homeowners to the affluent subdivisions adjacent to the Humber River. Humber Sum...

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