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Queen West named a “great place to explore” in USA Today

Resident urban creative class guru Richard Florida recently drew up a list for USA Today’s Larry Bleiberg of 10 up-and-coming North American neighbourhoods that are just booming with “new restaurants, parks and condos,” and—shocker—Queen West made the cut. Florida notes in particular the art and music scenes at the Drake and Gladstone hotels. Apparently, it “keeps getting more interesting the farther west you go.” Read the whole story [USA Today] »