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Local news for Scarborough (Toronto, ON) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Ramadan's end lets immigrant family measure its progress in Toronto

Mousomi Shahariar prays in her living room during the month of Ramadan. She came to Canada in August of last year to be with her husband and this is her first Ramadan away from home.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Canada, Fasting, Health

7 hrs ago | CBC News

Severe thunderstorm warnings ended for southern Ontario

All severe weather warnings and watches have ended in southern Ontario on Sunday evening, which had been triggered by a series of thunderstorms that affected communities all the way from Windsor through to the Greater Toronto Area.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hailstorm, Natural Disasters,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Toronto Star

Toronto under severe thunderstorm warning

The national weather agency said they are tracking several clusters of thunderstorms that could cause torrential rainfall in excess of 50 mm.

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Related Topix: Canada, Weather

The London Free Press

Twitter lights up with Toronto UFO chatter

Two videos posted to YouTube by Sarah Chun of North York shows a series of unexplained lights hovering over neighbourhoods in the Yonge St.-Sheppard Ave. area in north Toronto on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Canada, UFO and Alien,

680News

UPDATED Motorcyclist seriously injured in 2-vehicle crash in Scarborough

The collision occurred at Guildwood Parkway and Livingston Road, near Kingston Road, at around 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBC News

What's On: Taste of Toronto and more

Fort York will be transformed into a foodie wonderland for four days of summer eating, drinking and entertainment.

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Related Topix: Canada, Life, Gourmet, Food, Food Festival

680News

Video: Toronto EMS in stoa

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680News

Video: Sunwing passenger a

Ali Shahi, 25, is facing criminal charges in Toronto after Sunwing was forced to return its plane bound for Panama City on Friday morning after the accused got upset and made a threat against the aircraft.

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680News

Security expert weighs in on response to Sunwing incident

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680News

Ford Nation to flock to Toronto park for a Ford Festa party

A city park is to be inundated with fans of Rob Ford on Friday for the Toronto mayor's scheduled Ford Fest bash.

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Torontoist

Making Toronto Safer for Pedestrians

About three times a day, a pedestrian and a vehicle collide in our city. This month, three of those collisions resulted in pedestrian deaths.

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BlogTO

The top 10 Toronto metal bands of all time

The top Toronto metal bands of all time make for a curious collection. Toronto's metal scene has never really been big enough to capture worldwide attention the way Sweden, San Francisco or even Quebec scenes have throughout history.

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Related Topix: Canada, Metal, Anvil, North America, World News, Thrash-Metal, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 24, 2014

CNews

Canadian Mohamed Hersi gets 10 years on terror rap

The first Canadian to be convicted for attempting to participate in terrorist activity abroad, was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday.

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DurhamRegion.com

Faith, love, hard work create success for Ajax single mom

It was unwavering faith -- in herself and in her God -- that carried Loy Asheri out of Africa and into Canada in 1999, into a fresh life as a single mother to four young children, in a country where she didn't know a soul.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Canada,

680News

Funeral to be held for Toronto lawyer gunned down in Florida

The service will take place at Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel at 2401 Steeles Ave. W. at 1 p.m. Dan Markel, 41, died Friday afternoon after being shot in his Tallahassee, Fla.

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Related Topix: Canada, Tallahassee, FL

Torontoist

Urban Planner: July 24, 2014

Performing Arts: So far, this summer has seen music, film, theatre, and food in the spotlight, and now it's time to focus on the foxy females .

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BroadwayWorld.com

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organizations to Host 7th Annual Kathak Mahotsav Canada, 8/14-16

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization is proud to present its 7th annual Kathak Mahotsav Canada, August 14th - 16th at the Fairview Library Theatre, in Toronto.

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Globe and Mail

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Thornhill, days after Islamic centre defaced

York Regional Police say they are investigating another incident of hateful graffiti north of Toronto, just days after anti-Muslim messages were found scrawled outside an Islamic centre.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

GlobalNews

'A child was killed': Extreme messaging will slow speeders, former cop says

Rolling stops, red light-running and speeding seem to have become ingrained in Toronto's driving culture; especially on smaller streets.

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GlobalNews

INTERACTIVE: Why College Street is Toronto cyclists' 'dooring zone'

Of the 1,308 Toronto cyclists hit by opening car doors between 2005 and 2013, most were hurt but only one was killed: A 57-year-old man biking east on Eglinton Avenue West on a May afternoon in 2008 when a 43-year-old woman opened her car door and sent the man flying into traffic, where he was hit by a truck.

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