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Radar: Grey to Green Conference, Architecture for Humanity Symposium, Piper Hayes, The Dreamboats
Grey to Green Conference Toronto's move from concrete jungle to a greener infrastructure is the topic of discussion at the Grey to Green Conference that begins this morning at the Evergreen Brick Works.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Windsor Star
Train delayed as SIU investigates fatal accident in Chatham
A VIA Rail employee climbs aboard an F40 locomotive at the train station in Ottawa on Monday, December 3, 2012.
As our regular 680News.com series continues, we look at events happening in Toronto and near the city for a variety of ages and interests.
Toronto house fire leads to dramatic rescue
A couple is in serious, but stable, condition in hospital after a dramatic rescue from a three-alarm house fire near York Mills Road and Bayview Avenue in Toronto overnight.
Wed May 15, 2013
This Week in Fashion: Hudson's Bay Outlet announced, Outclass...
This Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto.
Urban Planner: May 15, 2013
Books: Got writer's block? Need help bringing dimension to your stories and characters? Writing with Feeling is a workshop you won't want to miss.
The Toronto Star
Star investigation: Guns being rented, shared on Toronto's streets
"The adrenalin that you feel is astronomical," says Toronto police Det. Rob North, who was shot with a rented gun while responding to a call of a Beer Store holdup in the city's west end in January 2009.
Tue May 14, 2013
Novelist to receive honorary doctorate at Algoma U convocation
Algoma U's honorary degree recipient is Giller Prize-winning author Joseph Boyden to be recognized at June convocation SAULT STE.
Man goes to hospital with gunshot wound, gets charged
A man showed up at a Toronto hospital claiming he was wounded in a drive-by shooting, but police soon concluded that he was suffering from a self-inflicted wound.
The Globe and Mail
When it comes to home buying, what should your real estate lawyer do?
When graphic and web designer Andy Stanleigh bought a house in Oakville, Ont. last summer, he learned the value of having a real estate lawyer on call.
Mon May 13, 2013
Trashswag Helps Toronto's Junk Gain New Life Through Art
A giant moustache, a solid-wood rocking chair, and a colourful checkers table are all lying abandoned on a Toronto street near you.
The past and the future of Mount Dennis
Last weekend's Jane's Walk featured many worthy destinations, but I was compelled to join the walk in Mount Dennis , focused on the Eglinton LRT line that will have its west end terminus there, once the two massive tunnel boring machines being built there finally emerge at the eastern end of this massive - and long overdue - project.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Winnipeg's got the REIT stuff
Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press Hart Mallin says Northwest is the perfect buyer for 755 Portage Ave., since it has developed an expertise in managing health-care facilities.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Toronto Star
Toronto reveals 10 worst intersections for pedestrians, promises 'immediate' improvements
Running late for a doctor's appointment, Jennifer Green and her young daughter waited at a green light for a Walk signal that never came.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Things to do
Happy Mother's Day to all the fabulous mothers. If this is news to you, hop to it and do something special for Mom! A spa day often makes a winning gift.
Sat May 11, 2013
Shooting rocks Yorkdale Mall for second time in two months
Police are once again investigating a shooting at Toronto's Yorkdale Shopping Mall, the second in less than two months.
Fri May 10, 2013
Weekend Planner: May 11-12, 2013
Outdoors: Meagan's Walk is returning again for a twelfth year to raise money to find a cure for paediatric brain tumours.
What the foot of Yonge St. might look like in five years
Details of the huge, six-tower cluster proposed for 1 Yonge Street are starting become a little clearer.
UPDATED Weekend road closures in Toronto
It's that time of the year again, when weekend events take over Toronto, leading to road closures across the city.