Wednesday Dec 4
Teen struck by car in Ajax seriously hurt
The incident happened at the intersection of Harwood Avenue and Rossland Road on Dec. 3 at about 8 a.m. A vehicle driven by a 19-year-old Whitby man was southbound on Harwood when the girl was struck, Durham Regional Police report.
Knife-wielding bandit robs Whitby store
A man threatened a clerk with a knife at the Market Basket Variety on Sawdon Drive before fleeing with a small quantity of cash at about 1:30 p.m., Durham police said.
Most Canadians infected with hepatitis unaware of it
Seventy per cent of the about 138,600 Canadians infected with hepatitis C based on blood tests did not know they have the virus, Statistics Canada says.
Canadian Town of Whitby Purchases StrikeForce's ProtectID(R) Multi-Factor Authentication Technology
StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. , a company that specializes in Cyber Security solutions for the prevention of Data Breaches and Cyber Theft, announced today that the Canadian Town of Whitby in Ontario has purchased and implemented StrikeForce's ProtectID Multi-Factor Authentication Technology for its employees.
Getting the jump on gestational diabetes
The Endocrine Society believes that every all pregnant woman needs to be screened for diabetes during their initial prenatal exam, and has issued citing the fact that, "up to one in five women may develop gestational diabetes .
One dead in Highway 401 rollover
OPP are investigating a fatal rollover off of Highway 401 in Whitby. Around 2:40 Friday morning, a Mercedes-Benz in the eastbound lanes lost control, travelled into an embankment and struck a fence near Thickson Road.
Preview: Protest the Hero looks forward to connecting with fans
Oh what a quandary the pride of Whitby, Ont., found themselves in. After forming the band nearly 15 years ago, Protest the Hero had reached a crossroads.
Whitby celebrates World Town Planning Day Nov. 13
The Town of Whitby is hosting a special presentation on Nov. 13 as part of World Town Planning Day activities.