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  1. Jermaine Carby's family wants answers in traffic stop deathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... switch, signalling the need for backup, shortly after he stopped the vehicle at Queen Street and Kennedy Road in Brampton, Ont. Moments later, shots were fired. One eyewitness said he saw Carby slowly walking toward officers with his arms ...

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  2. Horsehead Update on Mooresboro, NC FacilityRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... processor of nickel-cadmium (NiCd) batteries in North America; and Zochem Inc., a zinc oxide producer located in Brampton, Ontario. Horsehead, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., employs approximately 700 people and has seven facilities throughout the ...

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  3. Elderly woman struck and killed while crossing roadRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    A 73-year-old Brampton woman was hit by a pickup truck and killed crossing Mavis Road at Clementine Drive in Brampton Tuesday night. Cst. Thomas Ruttan of Peel Regional Police informed that 9-1-1 received a call at around 6:15 p.m. about a collision at the intersection of Mavis Road and Clementine Drive, which resulted in death of a pedestrian.

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  4. Gas leak forces Brampton residents to evacuate homesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    BRAMPTON Approximately 10 homes have been evacuated on Clementine Drive this morning as Enbridge works to fix a natural gas leak. The four-inch break is impacting a large area as winds spread the gas around the neighbourhood.

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  5. Prevention: the key to empowering your health and lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Independent & Free Press

    ... ourselves from unnecessary illnesses and chronic conditions. Dr. Sawiak at Integrative Wellness and Detox Centre in Brampton, Ontario advocates a mission of holistic healing and wellness through prevention to achieving radiant health. Many of the ...

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  6. Barkerville Announces Management Changes, Board Addition, Mining...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | BayStreet.ca

    ... Company estimates that 2,899 ounces have been transported for sale to Johnson Matthey, a gold refiner located in Brampton Ontario. The information contained in this news release has been reviewed and approved by the Company's Chief Geologist Jim ...

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  7. Health ministers seek to reassure Canadians about Ebola after Dallas caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Ontario Health Minister Dr. Eric Hoskins was forced to confront questions about Ebola preparedness in August when a patient in Brampton's hospital was isolated. The patient later tested negative for the Ebola virus.

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  8. Police at the scene after a pedestrian was struck and killed in Brampton. CITYNEWS.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    A pedestrian has been struck and killed by a vehicle at the intersection of Steeles Avenue West and Clementine Drive in Brampton.

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  9. Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in BramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    Peel Regional Police were called to the scene in the Steeles Avenue West and Clementine Drive area at 6:15 p.m.

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  10. VIDEO: Progressive Waste boosts CNG fleet to 400Read the original story

    Tuesday | Solid Waste and Recycling

    ... prepares to start new residential collection contracts it has been awarded in Frisco, TX, Jefferson Parish, LA, and Brampton, ON. Progressive Waste Solutions typically purchases 300 to 400 trucks per year through the normal replacement of its fleet ...

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  11. Meritor Sells Reman Mascot BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Today's Trucking

    Meritor has sold its Mascot operations in Canada and the United States to an investment group that will operate under the name Mascot Industries LLC. And while current employees involved in drivetrain remanufacturing in Plainfield, IN, and about 25 employees at the Mascot production facility in Brampton, ON will transfer to Mascot Industries, Mascot branches in Edmonton, Moncton, NB and Boucherville, QC, will close. "The decision to sell Mascot was the best option for our customers and for Meritor," said Craig Frohock, vice president of aftermarket and trailer for Meritor.

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  12. Boarding school: becoming a leader - or faking it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Sharma, left, works with classmates as a group on their EQAO standardized test prep at Lougheed Middle School in Brampton, Ont., on May 16, 2013. EQAO results were released Sept. 18, 2013. Yet with this new focus on emotional intelligence and social ...

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  13. Meritor Sells Mascot Brand to Investor GroupRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... steering) will transfer to Mascot Industries. Approximately 25 employees at the Mascot production facility in Brampton, Ontario, Canada will also transition to the new organization. Mascot branches in Canada, including Edmonton, Alberta; Moncton, ...

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  14. Brampton man jailed, admits to shaking, dropping infant sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | DurhamRegion.com

    A Brampton man accused of murdering his infant son has instead accepted a deal from the Crown and pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing death. Daniel Streeter, 23, was sentenced to a year in jail recently by Justice Bruce Durno, on top of the three years he has been in pre-sentence custody.

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  15. Canada opens women's world championships with 69-54 win over MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Kim Gaucher of Mission, B.C., Tamara Tatham of Brampton, Ont., and Miah-Marie Langlois of Windsor, Ont., had 11 points each as Canada downed Mozambique 69-54 on Saturday at the FIBA Women's World Championship. "We were tight in the first quarter and made adjustments to extend our lead in the second," said Lisa Thomaidis, Canada's head coach.

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  16. The Gargoyle: Bashfulness, boycotts and byelectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Canada.com

    Mississauga-Brampton South MP Eve Adams is back on the Hill after a months-long recovery from concussion and some bumpy riding-nomination problems. So she's a little media-shy.

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  17. Woman takes Ontario, Peel Region, to court over fluoridation of water suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A woman has launched a lawsuit against the province of Ontario and Peel Region, challenging the constitutionality of adding fluoride to municipal drinking water. In a statement of claim filed Thursday in Brampton, Ont., Liesa Cianchino claims risks posed by water fluoridation greatly exceed its benefits.

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  18. Victim of Brampton police shooting ID'd as Jermaine CarbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | CBC News

    ... history of violence, drug trafficking and drug possession. The man shot and killed during a police traffic stop in Brampton, Ont., has been identified by CBC News as Jermaine Anthony Carby, a man once described by Vancouver law enforcement as a ...

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  19. Youth and technology: power and dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to work toward a positive future," says Panek, a 29-year-old aerospace engineer at MDA Robotics and Automation in Brampton, Ont., a unit of MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., of Canadarm fame. Panek will bring her message of technological ...

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  20. Woman goes to court over fluoridationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | DurhamRegion.com

    A woman has launched a lawsuit against the province of Ontario and Peel Region, challenging the constitutionality of adding fluoride to municipal drinking water. In a statement of claim filed Thursday in Brampton, Ont., Liesa Cianchino claims risks posed by water fluoridation greatly exceed its benefits.

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