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

2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

Bike lane pilot project installed in Richmond-Adelaide area

The City of Toronto has installed additional bicycle lanes on Richmond Street between Bathurst Street and University Avenue as a pilot project to enhance cycling infrastructure.

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7 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

NDP's Joe Cressy is running for Toronto city council

Voters in Trinity-Spadina met Joe Cressy campaigning at their door just a few months ago in a federal by-election.

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9 hrs ago | CBC News

SARS was 'wake-up call' that could prevent Ebola spread to Canada, doctor says

A Toronto doctor who specializes in the treatment of tropical diseases says it's unlikely a recent outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa could spread to North America.

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13 hrs ago | Nanaimo News Bulletin

Coastal Living: Public opinion prevented past incinerators

It's been 50 years since my friends and I used to ride our skateboards and banana seat bicycles through the streets of Toronto to expand our childhood horizons.

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Related Topix: Canada, Saint Lawrence University, North America, World News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Edmonton Journal

TSX advances amid mixed earnings; traders look to housing, consumer data

Positive earnings news and data showing improved consumer confidence in the U.S. helped push the Toronto stock market higher Tuesday.

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The Globe and Mail

Solar firms see ray of hope in U.S. anti-dumping move

Commerce department decision against Chinese panel and cell makers could open door to key market for Canadian companies.

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Related Topix: Canada, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy

CFRB

Police arrest two, searching for third in shooting investigation

Toronto Police have two people in custody, and are still searching for a third in an attempted murder investigation.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Canada,

Torontoist

Jenna Morrison's Memorial Is Full of Life

Jenna Morrison is known to many Torontonians as the cyclist struck and killed by a truck at Dundas Street West and Sterling Road in 2011.

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The Toronto Star

TTC dismisses red-light-running bus driver

The TTC has fired the driver of a bus that ran a red light and nearly hit a pedestrian in Scarborough.

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Related Topix: Canada, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

CBC News

Jason Kenney's Calgary Southeast riding no longer pulling in out-of-province cash

Jason Kenney Canada's Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism stands on stage with a Chinese opera performer during a Chinese New Year celebration on Sunday February 17, 2013.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Alberta, VA, Stephen Harper

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Billboard

Charli XCX's 'Boom Clap' Remix Premiere:Listen to the Full Remix EP

Check out the premiere of the Punk Party Remix of "Boom Clap," as well as the remix EP in full.

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Related Topix: Charli XCX, Pop/Rock, Icona Pop, Dance, Hip-Hop, Canada,

680News

Toronto man accused of maa

Toronto man, Jim Vanderberg, 57, who has devoted a large part of his life to helping kids, faces nine porn-related charges, including making and possessing child pornography.

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The Globe and Mail

Hidden gems offer up unique office space

The penthouse floor of 200 King West sat vacant in Toronto's downtown for 30 years.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel,

Prince George Citizen

Mall construction boom is fuelled by the tastes of Canada's wealthiest

While big box retailers like Target have struggled to get a foothold in Canadian markets, demand for luxury retailers is strong and fuelling massive expansion projects at shopping malls across the country.

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Canada.com

TSX, Wall Street down ahead of earnings, economic data

The Toronto stock market started the week in the red as positive Chinese industrial data failed to lift commodity prices and traders braced for a heavy week of corporate and economic data.

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680News

2-week full closure of Dundas-Spadina intersection starts Monday

Starting on Monday, the intersection of Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West will be fully closed in all directions for two weeks for TTC construction.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Globe and Mail

Make mistakes and then fix them, chef David Chang says

The famously fiery chef has earned raves for his creative cuisine and courted controversy with his strong opinions.

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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 Israeli & Palestinian supporters voice concerns at Toronto rallies

A group called Canadians for Israel is holding a rally for "freedom and democracy" on Queen's Park Circle, which started at 2 p.m. Pro-Palestinian supporters are also taking part in a demonstration north of Queen's Park at Huron-Washington Parkette, near Bloor Street West and Spadina Avenue.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Canada,

InsideHalton.com

Toronto memorial uses reflexology footpath

A Toronto memorial built for a cyclist killed three years ago incorporates a reflexology footpath inspired by the woman's trip to South Korea.

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