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  1. 46 charges laid in massage parlour robberyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | 680News

    Four teenagers, ranging in age from 15 to 18, are facing a total of 46 charges in connection with a home invasion robbery investigation in Scarborough. Toronto police allege that in March five male suspects attended two apartments that were operating as massage parlours in a complex near Victoria Park Avenue and Finch Avenue East.

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  2. That time Japan gifted Toronto 2,000 cherry treesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BlogTO

    In fact, High Park's forest of sakura , which was shipped from Japan to Toronto and planted during the early months of 1959, was the biggest gift of its kind in the years following the second world war. It was to be, in the words of Robert Kadoguchi, a man central to arranging the shipment, "a tangible expression of [Japan's] gratitude to [Toronto] for accepting us warmly during the distressing period of the Second World War and the years immediately following the termination of hostilities."

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  3. So, John Tory, how about that Plan B now?: KeenanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Toronto Star

    Bricks falling off 3171 Eglinton Ave. E., a Toronto Community Housing building, present a visible testimony to the deplorable condition of Toronto's housing stock, a need that has been ignored by senior governments. The provincial and federal budgets released this week, I mean.

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  4. Air quality map shows Toronto's most polluted neighbourhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Toronto Star

    If you're thinking of buying a home at Don Mills and Sheppard or in Riverdale, you might want to take heed. Research carried out at the University of Toronto shows that these neighbourhoods, despite being among the most desirable, are also among the most polluted in the city. 1 comment

  5. Jane's Walks ready to tour East EndRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Beach Metro Community News

    Jane's Walk , the annual weekend-long spring event honouring the legacy of community builder and urban activist Jane Jacobs, will take place May 1-3. Jane's Walk is a collection of neighbourhood walking tours led by local residents who are passionate about the places they call home.

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  6. Entertainment BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Beach Metro Community News

    Brian Manker , solo cellist with the Orchestre Symphonique de MontrA al, will perform Bach's Cello Suite no. 5 and other works during the hour-long concert.

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  7. Things to grow in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Beach Metro Community News

    April is the naughty kid that holds the ball just out of your reach. You know, the kind who likes to tease dogs by holding out a treat and then snatching it back before they can get it.

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  8. Contact festival expands to East EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Beach Metro Community News

    This year's Contact Photography Festival will be establishing ground in the East End, with shows set for the Great Escape Bookstore , Artisans At Work and Dylan Ellis Gallery on Danforth, and a large public installation at the Warden subway station . John Davidson and Stephen Gilligan will put on The Landscape and Other Bodies of Work at The Great Escape , 957 Kingston Rd., from May 3 to 30 in a space converted from an empty garage to a gallery space behind the main shop.

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  9. Media Advisory - Official Opening of the Outer Harbour Recreational...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Canada NewsWire

    The planting will recognize support for enhancing the natural habitat of Baselands area through the Government of Ontario's 50 Million Tree program, administered by Forests Ontario and made possible through a new partnership between Waterfront Toronto and the Toronto Parks and Trees Foundation. The 50 Million Tree Program is part of the Government of Ontario's commitment to plant 50 million trees province-wide by 2025.

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  10. Taxi driver - abandoned' woman moments before her death on Hwy. 401Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | InsideHalton.com

    A Burlington man has been convicted of drunk driving after a heavily-intoxicated Mississauga woman was struck and killed on Hwy. 401 just moments after being abandoned by a cab driver.

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  11. Eglinton businesses feeling sting of Crosstown constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Toronto Star

    Along Eglinton Ave. West, for about a quarter of a block west of Bathurst St., the south lane is fenced off and filled with trucks, trailers, workers and machinery - with several red “danger” signs plastered on the fence. Peer a bit closer and you can see Manny Virk's Dollar Smart in the plaza behind the fencing.

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  12. Front St. E. could be big winner of Pan Am Games: HumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Toronto Star

    For a month or two this summer, Front Street will become Main Street. For the duration of the Pan Am/Parapan Games in July and August, this often-overlooked thoroughfare will be the high road to the athletes' village.

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  13. Hole and pole are double trouble on Eastern Ave. sidewalk: The FixerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Toronto Star

    A huge sinkhole has developed on a sidewalk on the south side of Eastern Ave., west of Coxwell Ave., while a utility pole was put up smack dab in the middle of the same sidewalk, about 100 metres west of the sinkhole. We usually give city departments credit for being more responsible than private utility contractors when it comes to ensuring that public movement isn't compromised by their work.

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  14. Metrolinx survery shows Durham residents spend more than 40 minutes commutingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | DurhamRegion.com

    Sarah Ferencz, archivist at the Whitby Public Library, commutes to Whitby from Danforth Avenue on the GO Train with her bicycle. Metrolinx released its Smart Commute survey outlining how long commutes are for Durham/Peel/York and Toronto residents, how satisfied commuters are with their commutes and where they are going on their commutes.

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  15. Room for improvement on addressing issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... seen a change in rooming-house patterns. Rooming houses have started popping up the inner suburbs of North York, East York and Scarborough, where rooming houses are not permitted under zoning bylaws, meaning they are operating illegally. This is one ...

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  16. Transit nerds gear up for 2am tunnel boring partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | BlogTO

    Transit nerds are stoked about a milestone event for the Eglinton Crosstown. Early in the morning this Saturday and Sunday , Metrolinx staff will extract the massive tunnel boring machines from the west side of Allen Rd. before reinstalling them just east of the expressway.

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  17. Road closures will make driving tough in Toronto this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Toronto Star

    A number of major streets and intersections in Toronto will be closed this weekend. Here's what you need to know before you hit the road: Starting Friday at 11 p.m., Allen Road will be closed from Sheppard Ave. W. to Eglinton Ave. W. for springtime repairs.

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  18. Friday, April 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CFRB

    About a half-hour later four suspects were arrested in the Islington Ave. and Rexdale Blvd area. One of them was shot during an interaction with police and suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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  19. Learn-To-Trade.com Inc. Confirms April 24 for Start of 3-Day Stock Market Trading CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | PRWeb

    Learn-To-Trade.com Inc. , Toronto's leading provider of professional stock market trading courses designed to create successful traders on the financial market, is announcing Friday, April 24 as the start date of its three-day stock market trading course. Attendees will be given in-depth training on a number of safe strategies to consistently generate profitable results, apply support and resistance analysis, and identify market trends and patterns Learn-To-Trade.com Inc. , Toronto's leading provider of professional stock market trading courses designed to create successful traders on the financial market, is announcing Friday, April 24, as the start date of its three-day stock market trading course.

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  20. Premier moves Tory's SmartTrack a little further down the lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Toronto Star

    He'll have to find some more money but Mayor John Tory 's SmartTrack transit plan has received another little push down the track from Premier Kathleen Wynne. Two key sections of rail for Tory's plan were among those identified as priorities for the provincial GO electrification plan called regional express rail.

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