33 Signs You Grew Up In West Hill

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If you grew up in the most picturesque portion of Scarborough, this is for you.

When people say you're from Scarborough you're like



Because Scarborough looks like this

scarborough strip mall
(Credit: Flickr/Tyler Wilson)

And West Hill looks like this

rouge valley
(Credit: Flickr/Sean_Marshall)

I mean, this is the view from our Go Station

rouge hill go station
(Credit: Flickr/Andy Nystrom)

You remember when Morningside Mall still existed

morningside mall

You avoid people from Pickering like the plague


Hangovers rekindle memories of this place

teds restaurant
(Credit: Flickr/JasonParis)

You know the Mosque on Old Kingston Road used to be a strip club

mosque

You know people north of the 401 live in "Paradise"

paradise

You remember what things looked like before all the houses

rouge hill go station

And the golf course that is no more

golf course

This guy ripped your movie tickets

james loader

His name is James Loader

james loader 2

He has a trademark rip

ripped tickets

ripped ticket

And he's basically a meme now

morningside theatre meme2

morningside theatre meme1

You rented movies here

markville video

You have daydreams about this

401 good
(Credit: Flickr/Jess)

And nightmares about this...

... And this

pickering nuclear
Credit: Flickr/JasonParis

This is the end of your world

starspray

You made out here

bluff
(Credit: Flickr/Aidan Whiteley)

And here

west rouge community centre

You probably own this t-shirt

t shirt

You ate here way too much

mcdicks

And waited in this line far too often

tims1

Until you could wait in this line across the street

tims2

You know this used to be Penny Lane

penny lane

You listened to this a lot

gordon

And loved seeing your hood in this video



You actually swam in the lake

lake

And you're looking forward to having a national park

national park

And even though you may live here now

toronto skyline

This will always be home

rouge
(Credit: Flickr/Hayden Petrie)

Did we miss something? Email us your West Hill memories.

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