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John Tory's SmartTrack plan is an $8-billion proposal that would rely on tax increment funding, which has never been used in Canada on that scale.
8 hrs ago | Torontoist
On Tuesday, August 19, immigration consultant Alberto Mestanza stood on the southwest corner of Jane Street and Finch Avenue and delivered a strong message to Canada's federal government: "We are here to say that enough is enough!" Mestanza, who has worked with the Spanish-speaking community for 20 years, was one of about 40 protesters who gathered ... (more)
13 hrs ago | 680News
Toronto police have arrested a second man alleged to have sexually assaulted boys at a group home north of Kingston more than 30 years ago.
16 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
Robert Munsch celebrates Family Literacy Day at Willow Park Junior Public School in Scarborough.
17 hrs ago | CBC News
The dump truck that struck the Burlington Skyway bridge had it's bucket raised as it slammed into the bridge's overhead steel trusses and girders.
At a time when mayoral candidates are jockeying for the limelight, denouncing tweets from rival operatives, attacking transit plans and going so far as to call for drug and alcohol testing, one candidate has been conspicuously silent.
The first museum in North America that will display only Islamic art will open to the public next month in Toronto.
Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow, seen above in a photo taken in May, took aim at John Tory's transit plans in an announcement on Wednesday.
Toronto's extensive work on the silver screen reveals that, while we have the chameleonic ability to look like anywhere from New York City to Moscow, the disguise doesn't always hold up to scrutiny.
The Scarborough Subway extension, night flights out of Pearson and parking tickets are just a few of the topics expected to be discussed at Wednesday's executive committee meeting.
At the end of this month, the TTC will debut a new design of streetcar for the first time in 26 years.
Police are asking the public for help finding a missing boy who was last seen at 9 a.m. Saturday near Danforth and Woodbine Avenues.
A 24-year-old man who was gunned down Monday evening at Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue West has been identified as Olatoyebi Waheed by Toronto police.
Toronto police are investigating after one male was shot dead and another was left with life-threatening injuries in an incident that unfolded near Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue West on Monday evening.
Happy birthday, John Stamos. In the news: the centre-loading Eglinton Crosstown LRT platforms will be dangerous to the vision-impaired, Union Station's Bay concourse will not be ready for the Pan Am Games, plans move forward to shorten election lawn sign campaigns, and a new study looks at the use of anti-psychotic drugs on dementia patients.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:44 pm
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