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2 hrs ago | Torontoist

Urban Planner: April 18, 2014

Parties: Storefront Theatre had a rough go of it this winter. Oh, sure, we cited it as one of Toronto's most exciting new indie performance spaces, but a flood in February shut it down for nearly a month, and required extensive repair work.

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7 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Sam the Record Man in Belleville the last of a once great retail chain

Colourful Crosley turntables, right, are popular at Sam the Record Man in Belleville, where Krystofer Destun and his father Spencer are watching vinyl make a comeback in the 35-year-old family business.

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12 hrs ago | CBC News

Highrise fire sends man to hospital with serious burns

Toronto fire crews rescued a man who fell at least 12 storeys from the top of a Front Street condo building.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Toronto Star

Chow, Tory target curb parking scofflaws in gridlock-fighting plans

Two prominent mayoral candidates took aim Thursday at lane hogs and intersection blockers in describing how they would fight gridlock in Toronto.

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National Post

John Tory battles toddler for attention as he touts anti-gridlock plan

A meltdown by a toddler added some drama to a Thursday morning policy announcement by mayoral candidate John Tory at a home near the intersection of Bayview and Eglinton avenues.

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BlogTO

What's open and closed Good Friday 2014 in Toronto

Most shopping malls and retail stores will be closed - although there's usually some unexpected openings, so call ahead.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BlogTO

This Week in Fashion: TFI New Labels reveals finalists, Vintage Crawl ...

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.

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I-Newswire.com

Hydroponics Nutrients Are The Vital Elements Of Plants

Hydroponics is a system where nutrient enriched water is enough for cultivating plants.

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Related Topix: Canada, Inventions, Science / Technology, Home Gardening, Home

The Toronto Star

Toronto weather and commute: Road closures for Flaherty's funeral, chilly day ahead

Road closures will be in effect in the downtown core Wednesday morning as the funeral for former finance minister Jim Flaherty takes place at St. James Cathedral at 3 p.m. At 9 a.m., traffic will be closed off on King St. E. between Jarvis St. and Church St. At 10 a.m., Adelaide St. E. will be closed from Church St. to Jarvis St., Church St.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BlogTO

Huge blackout hits the west end of Toronto

A large portion of Toronto's west end is in darkness this evening following a sudden and massive power outage.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

CFRB

Monday, April 14 Commentary

An slap-in-the-face reminder of our winter just passed will be back to haunt us overnight up till at about noon tomorrow.

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DurhamRegion.com

Oshawa singer pumped about Classic Sabbath Live

Oshawa's Mark Konarowski has been living out his rock 'n' roll dream for 40 years.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBC News

2 men charged with first-degree murder in Andrea White's death

Toronto police were on scene at a Scarborough housing complex Sunday to investigate a fatal shooting that occurred the night before.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Torontoist

Weekend Newsstand: April 12, 2014

It is a little-known fact that the earth stopped spinning for 0.05 seconds yesterday due to the high-pitched screams emitted from Marvel fangirls when they realized Robert Downey Jr. had joined Twitter.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

CFRB

Dufferin St bridge re-opens to traffic

Some good news for drivers in Toronto. The Dufferin Street bridge has re-opened to traffic.

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CNews

Suspect in Toronto office stabbing spree in court

Accused of going on a bloody rampage after being fired from his IT job, the Mississauga, Ont., man appeared briefly in a Finch Ave. court Thursday.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

CBC News

Who is Dellen Millard, charged in Tim Bosma killing, 2 others

Dellen Millard faces first-degree murder charges in the deaths of Tim Bosma, along with the his own father and Laura Babcock, a Toronto woman with whom he had been romantically linked.

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The Globe and Mail

Polka-dotted condos are for the birds

Michael Mesure, co-founder of Fatal Light Awareness Program, says bird kills have become a 24-hour problem.

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CFRB

TDSB shoots down anti-nudity Pride motion

Toronto's public school board has shot down a move to ask the city whether it plans to crack down on public nudity at this year's Pride parade.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

In Years Past

In 1914, by the following Tuesday, at the latest, Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa and about every other Canadian city of importance would know all about the latest dance wiggles and would have all the up-to-date styles, including the new bustle thingamajig.

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