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  1. Woman stabbed in north Toronto attackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Officials say the 24-year-old woman was walking home through a park (in the Allen Road and Eglinton Avenue area) at about 10:40 p.m. Thursday when two men walked up behind her, stabbed her in the back and ran off with her purse.

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  2. Newsstand: December 18, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | Torontoist

    Remember that time when a movie by Seth Rogen and James Franco became the target of terrorist threats? Welcome to life in 2014. In the news: Waterfront Toronto defends running over-budget on the Queens Quay revitalization project, the meaning behind the "Super Dave!" sign at Coxwell and Gerard, a fatal fire in Parkdale, and a Toronto-bound plane is diverted to Halifax.

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  3. Hants HistoryRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Nova News Now

    West Hants Rural High School Grade 9 student Natasha Veinot drew the front page cover for the Hants Journal's 1989 Christmas paper. West Hants Rural High School Grade 9 student Natasha Veinot drew the front page cover for the Hants Journal's 1989 Christmas paper.

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  4. Toronto Restaurant Openings: Citta, Uncle Tony's, CC Lounge, Queen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    Toronto Restaurant Openings highlights the latest restaurant openings and closings in Toronto and also gives a preview of what's coming soon. Find us here every Thursday morning.

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  5. York Police hunting for 'armed and dangerous' mobster Daniele RanieriRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    A manhunt is on for a Bolton man who, according to police, heads the Toronto-area operations of the Mafia family of the late Vito Rizzuto of Montreal. Daniele Carlo Ranieri, 30, of Bolton, and his associate Lucas Day, 41, of Toronto are described by police as armed and dangerous.

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  6. What's the deal with this sign at Coxwell and Gerrard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    Franco Rovazzi, 55, and his family invested in the properties on the corner of Coxwell and Gerrard, hoping to give the corner a facelift while bringing in new businesses, such as a brewery and high-end pizzeria. Past the rusting bikes in front yards and rows of homes with peeling paint, beyond the dirty snow melting in the gutter and the commuters coughing at the streetcar stop, a bold and baffling sign hangs at the southwest corner of Coxwell Ave. and Gerrard St. “Super Dave!” it reads, with a 90-degree bend in the middle, so from most angles you can see only one of the words.

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  7. Two hospitalized after double stabbing in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    Two men have been taken to hospital after a double stabbing at a Toronto Community Housing apartment building near Warden Ave. south of St. Clair Ave. E. in Scarborough Wednesday morning. When Toronto police officers arrived on scene at 40 Firvalley Crt., they found two men suffering from stab wounds to the face, neck and head.

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  8. Cross-border investigation turns up 15 kilograms of opiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    A Toronto man is under arrest after a cross-border investigation involving four law enforcement agencies uncovered 15 kilograms of opium. The RCMP, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Canada Border Services Agency co-ordinated to arrest Abdolrahman Ibrahimi, 50, of Toronto, and charged him with three drug-related offences.

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  9. Accessorize Your Holidays And Be On Trend For 2015 With 3 New Pop-up ShopsRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR Log

    Visit Ellie B. Jewellery, X at Don Mills and Dar Optics Holiday Pop-Up Shops at Shops at Don Mills PRLog - Dec. 17, 2014 - TORONTO, Canada -- The Holiday shopping season is in full swing and Shops at Don Mills is continuing to prove it is among the top holiday shopping destinations with the addition of three new pop-up shops exclusively for the Holiday season - Ellie B. Jewellery, X at Don Mills and Dar Optics. For additional information, please visit www.shopsatdonmills.ca or call 416-447-6087 ext 244.

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  10. Newsstand: December 17, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | Torontoist

    It would appear that fog is the new snow. In the news: a Ryerson student gets flack for encouraging people to give pizza to the homeless, the TCHC approves a $2.5-billion budget for 2015, a retirement home gets slapped with a $10,000 fine for operating without a license, and a woman is hit by a bus near Yonge and Eglinton.

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  11. Opium Importation Investigation leads to GTA arrestRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Canada NewsWire

    The package originated from Erbil, and was destined to a business in Toronto. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations contacted the RCMP's Serious and Organized Crime unit at the Toronto Airport Detachment about the drug shipment.

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  12. Toronto police locate missing mother and 19-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | 680News

    Reka Peredi, 23, and her son Sandor Hanko, 19 months, were last seen in the Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue West area around 7:30 p.m. on Friday.

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  13. Making meals happen for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Beach Metro Community News

    ... after having to wheel her garbage bin to the curb earlier that day. Six days a week, volunteers fan out across East York and the Upper Beach to deliver hot and frozen meals to seniors and people with disabilities who can use the help. "I love it. ...

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  14. Push is on for French schoolRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Beach Metro Community News

    "French language education is guaranteed in the Charter, and it's woefully lacking," said Beaches-East York MPP Arthur Potts. Toronto has three French high schools, two public and one Catholic.

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  15. Toronto police search for missing mother and her babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | 680News

    Reka Peredi, 23, and her son Sandor Hanko, 19 months, were last seen on Dec. 12, 2014. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service Reka Peredi, 23, and her son Sandor Hanko, 19 months, were last seen in the Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue West area around 7:30 p.m. on Friday.

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  16. New Balance store aims for the right fitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Star Phoenix

    Police in a Vermont town are thanking a college student in Canada for alerting them via Facebook about a local woman who posted a message about taking an overdose of prescription medication... Looking for holiday inspiration? We've sourced a wide range of amazing gifts - many of them from small, independent retailers and artisans - to ensure your gift is the one that stands out this holiday... Tyler Babiy says the New Balance store on Broadway Avenue carries a variety of sizes and styles of shoes and other gear, "We are really focused on shoe fitting," said Babiy, adding the store is able to offer a variety of different sizes and widths that are hard to find anywhere else.

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  17. 10 things you didn't know about Chinatown in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | BlogTO

    Today, the main Chinatown in Toronto is centred around Spadina and Dundas, but it wasn't always that way. The city's first predominately Chinese neighbourhood was once anchored around a now-demolished portion of Elizabeth St., where City Hall and Nathan Phillips Square stand today.

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  18. Popular leader, focus on new Canadians key to winning, Ontario Liberals sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | InsideHalton.com

    ... The 2011 election was good for the New Democrats too as they won ridings like Parkdale - High Park, Beaches - East York and Scarborough Southwest. The Liberals pin some of the NDP's success in 2011 on the popularity of leader Jack Layton, who died ...

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  19. Water restored for thousands in Scarborough after three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Toronto Star

    Water was restored on Friday night for thousands who had been without it since Wednesday afternoon after a private pipeline broke in Scarborough, in the Pharmacy and Danforth Ave area. The City of Toronto was forced to shut off the water supply for 263, 273 and 283 Pharmacy Ave. while a private plumbing agency repaired the damage.

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  20. The Simcoe WaveDeck looking south east. Photo courtesy of Waterfront Toronto.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | 680News

    Waterfront Toronto was in the news this week with the new Tory administration criticizing the organization for keeping secret a cost overrun on one of its revitalization projects. John Tory told reporters Friday that he's asked his new deputy mayor, Denzil Minnan-Wong, who was recently appointed a board member of Waterfront Toronto, to look into the matter.

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