9 Local Businesses to Support this October on the Eglinton Way

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The Eglinton Way, located at the north end of the Toronto’s Forest Hill neighbourhood and is steps away from Yonge St., has an array of local shops and businesses available to prepare you for the cooler months.

Here are 9 local businesses that you can support this fall.

The Healthy Butcher

There’s no denying the pandemic has changed our lives in a multitude of ways, and one of the most significant is how we get together with the people we care about. As cooler weather arrives and more gatherings move indoors, what can you do to make serving healthy, hassle-free, delicious food a snap instead of a slog? Whether you’re having a date night in, hosting a dinner party, or just looking for a quick and easy suppertime solution for the family, The Healthy Butcher has everything you need to take the legwork out of entertaining, so you’ll spend less time in the kitchen and more time socializing with the ones you love. You can find prepared meals, sustainably sourced, 100% Grass Fed butcher cut meats, local, organic produce and more.

Vicky’s Jewellery

Vicky’s has an extensive collection of Israeli jewellery designer Ayala Bar. This unique collection is colourful, imaginative and goes with just about everything. Vicky’s is a tiny shop bursting with antique, vintage, and modern treasures. They will be celebrating 49 years in business on the Eglinton Way and have been helping customers find just the right piece of jewellery for every outfit from casual to bridal.

Groove Studios

Get your groove on this fall at the new location of this state-of-the-art dance studio. Registration is now open for fall dance programs, birthday parties and two weeks of free adults fitness and dance programs starting October 3rd. Dance classes for Hip hop, latin dance , ballet , jazz, tap and more are available. There are also monthly date night salsa classes on one Saturday per month.

Jewellery by Varouj

Internationally renowned jewellery designer Varouj Tabakian’s latest creations have been focused largely on colour. His latest collection features the warmth and richness of Fall colours, from deep blue/green Tsavorite, to purplish-blue green Alexandrite, to the burgundy-reds of Rhodolite Garnet, to the autumn-sun colour of Citrine. Varouj has always had a passion for coloured gemstones and an amazing eye when selecting the most exquisite and exotic cuts imaginable. This along with his artistic talent and perfectionism as an award-winning jewellery designer and goldsmith, make this collection unique and desirable to all jewellery lovers.

Levy Zavet PC

Looking to buy, sell or refinance a property and not sure where to start? Shabnam Riazi, associate real estate lawyer at Levy Zavet PC, is happy to help both individuals and corporations with their purchase, sale and mortgage closings. Levy Zavet PC is now offering  $100 off of your next real estate transaction from October 1, 2021 to November 30, 2021.

North Toronto Soccer Club

North Toronto Soccer Club is offering indoor programs for children and youth ages three to eighteen. There are a variety of programs for beginners as well as 10-week Fall and Winter programs and 17-week leagues available for registration. North Toronto Soccer Club is strictly following all public health regulations for youth indoor sports.

Oxford Learning

No two kids are alike, so why should all programs be alike? At Oxford Learning® every program is customized to meet the student’s exact learning needs. Unlike in the classroom, the student sets the pace—there is no timeline, no set curriculum to abide by. Their programs put the focus on active learning and critical thinking while developing academic skills so that students develop an understanding not only of what they are learning but why they are learning it. Active thinking leads to better learning, not just in class, but in life. There is currently a 25% off discount for assessments for Post City readers.

Rukaj Gallery


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This October, Rukaj Gallery will be exhibiting both online and in person at Art Toronto (Oct. 29-31) and the Art Dealers Association of Canada’s Toronto Gallery Week (Oct. 26-31). They’ll be showing an exciting selection of modern and contemporary museum works from their inventory, which you can view in the gallery or in their virtual reality fair booth. Rukaj Gallery also provides custom museum framing, which is done on-site in their gallery framing studio.

Dr Matthew Orzech and Associates

Dr. Matthew Orzech and Associates is very happy to welcome back Dr. Khoosal and Jorey-Ann to their staff; as well as welcome their newest member to their team, Priscilla. For the month of October and November, any new patient that visits Dr. Matthew Orzech and Associates and has a New Patient Exam and Cleaning will receive a gift card to a local restaurant or coffee shop along the Eglinton Way – as a way to show their support to their local business neighbours!