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5 min ago | Sys-Con Media
On December 14, community members across Ontario will be collecting holiday cards addressed to the Premier.
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
Should states get to ban abortion?
4 hrs ago | BlogTO
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.
10 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Recent revelations show that the anti-Israeli Hareidi-religious sect Lev Tahor received millions of dollars to tzedakah societies run by the sect's leadership.
We're in for a snowy week ahead. Be prepared, folks. In the news: Rob Ford and Conrad Black sit down for a cozy chat, two former mayors named David think that expansion at Billy Bishop Airport is a really bad idea, a young boy gets hit by a car in Regent Park, and an aspiring race car driver gets arrested on the 401.
A new law, known as the Volcker Rule, was approved by five different regulators Tuesday, preventing banks from trading purely for their own profits, as well as from investing in hedge funds and private equity funds.
Leasing office space in Toronto can pose a serious challenge for those ready to make the jump from working in cafes or for the small company that needs bigger digs to support a growing business.
Montreal-based Logibec , a portfolio company of OMERS Private Equity, has agreed to acquire the Enterprise Management Solutions division of QHR Technologies for CAD$20M.
Holiday concerts in Toronto are more than being dragged to see your little sister sing "O Come All Ye Faithful" with her high school choir.
For a 10-year-old choirboy about to perform at the biggest concert of his young life, there is an awful lot to remember, not the least of which are the words to so many songs.
On June 16, 1873, the Globe published a letter from William H. Boulton , written on behalf of John George Howard , stating that Howard had authorized him to "hand to his Worship the Mayor an offer of 165 acres of land belonging to him on Humber Bay, to be conveyed to the City as a Public Park."
Canada 's dollar fell for a third week as central-bank Governor Stephen Poloz's signal that interest rates may stay lower longer contrasted with a Federal Reserve that may let borrowing costs rise by trimming its bond-buying.
Fresh off the announcement of the band's latest record, Angel Guts: Red Classroom , Xiu Xiu is excited to announce a new North American tour for 2014.
There was the best of Michael Jackson but no moon-walking for Toronto's beloved dancing crossing guard on the job Friday.
The United Church of Canada campaign, dubbed "Unsettling Goods: Choose Peace in Palestine and Israel," encourages "economic action" against three Israeli companies: Keter Plastic Ltd., SodaStream and Ahava, which all have factories in the West Bank.