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  1. Toronto police learn from U.S. success with Somali communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | 680News

    Toronto police are hoping to learn from two officers in Minneapolis who have had success engaging with the Somali community. Sgt. Mohamed Abdullahi and Const.

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  2. SmartTrack studies to cost another $1.65 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Toronto officials are asking council to spend another $1.65 million on studies of SmartTrack, Mayor John Tory's top policy priority. Council has already approved $750,000 in study spending.

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  3. A tiny record shop puts its own spin on thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    On an ice-cold but sunny Saturday afternoon, the literate roots-rock trio Elliott Brood gives an in-store promotional gig at The Tiny Record Shop , an accurately named music store in Riverside. After the singer mentions that his two-week-old baby is among the crowd, the band counts down Little Ones , a song off its new album Work and Love .

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  4. Target decision stuns employees, customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Target Corp. plans to close its Canadian stores. Customer Donna Hyatt, who says she comes into the store at the East York Town Centre occasionally, said she was the one to break the news. "I talked to an employee in there, and she said it was only a ...

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  5. 'Halloween Bandits' nabbed after violent hold-up, ending...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | National Post

    After eluding police for months, the suspects in a series of violent Toronto robberies were arrested this week - bringing an end to a crime spree that had outlasted the bandits' autumn-themed nicknames. On Halloween last year, two men stormed a Subway sandwich shop and Mac's convenience store in Scarborough wearing "scary clown" masks and menaced the staff by banging an axe on the counter, police said in a news release Thursday.

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  6. Loblaws expands click and collect service in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | BlogTO

    Loblaws is expanding its click and collect service after a successful trial at its Richmond Hill location. This was followed by a roll out at Redway Rd. and now the revamped Leslie St. store. 2 comments

  7. 2 Toronto accused of robbing dollar stores, fast food outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | CBC News

    Toronto police have made two arrests in connection with a string of fast-food and dollar store robberies that have occurred over the past two-and-a-half months. Police say two men in masks robbed a Subway restaurant and a Mac's convenience store in the Eglinton Avenue East and Brimley Road area on Halloween.

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  8. 3 arrested in Halloween Bandits caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Three people are facing 43 charges in the Halloween Bandits case, a series of Toronto armed robberies that stretched from last Halloween to Tuesday. Police arrested two men on Tuesday after an armed robbery at a Dollarama near Eglinton Ave. E. and Midland Ave. A teenage youth was arrested shortly after.

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  9. Target killing Canadian operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... hief executive officer last summer. Customers with purchased items outside the Target store at 45 Overlea Blvd in East York on Aug 5 2014. (Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail) 1 comment

  10. Toronto Restaurant Openings: Vino Rosso, Sumac Kebab, Ace & Ale Tap House, Annette Food MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | 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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  11. From the Beach to HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Beach Metro Community News

    Actor Inga Cadranel is following in the footsteps of the many talented Canadian performers who have headed to sunny California. The Beach actress has been 'promoted' from playing a police detective on Orphan Black to a police chief on the new series Backstrom which debuts January 22. With the Academy Award nominations coming out this week, here is a trivia challenge for you: Has any Beach resident ever gone on to win an Oscar? Someone out there must know a third cousin twice removed who has a little golden statue on their mantle.

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  12. Video shows shotgun being fired during violent Toronto robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | CBC News

    A shotgun blast narrowly missed striking a Toronto convenience store employee during a violent robbery that was caught on tape last month. Toronto police say the robbery happened at a store in the Eglinton Avenue West and Locksley Avenue area on Dec. 11. The suspect behind the counter jabbed the clerk with a sawed-off shotgun and allegedly pointed it at her head.

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  13. A driver's thoughts on Toronto's parking ticket tizzyRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Truck News

    The "Tory ticket blitz" lacks the creative elements that could have taken Toronto businesses and it's suppliers closer to the level of "world class" status - a term we throw around liberally while not taking the lead from well-established world class cities. As a driver who spent five days a week in New York City for more than 10 years, the differences are glaringly obvious.

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  14. Toronto store clerk nearly shot in the head during armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | GlobalNews

    Police have released a shocking video of an armed robbery at a Toronto convenience store where an employee was nearly shot in the head during an altercation with one of the suspects. Police say the incident occurred on the evening of Dec. 11, 2014 when three men attempted to rob the store located in the area of Eglinton Avenue West and Locksley Avenue in the city's west-end.

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  15. Charlie Hebdo: Few copies of new edition will be available outside QuebecRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    People hold candles with "Je suis Charlie" written on them as they attend a vigil Tuesday organized by Muslim groups at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to commemorate the victims of the recent terror attacks in Paris. Ten employees at the satirical Charlie Hebdo magazine were killed in the attacks.

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  16. Danzig rec centre neighbourhood hub after 2012 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Alisha Slater struts along Danzig St.'s salted sidewalk, her hair in tight braids that dangle past her shoulders. A teenage girl with braces and thick-rimmed glasses walks past with a backpack on.

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  17. Eight defence partners for skittish investors in low-oil marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... in favour of defensive ones. Customers with purchased items outside the Target store at 45 Overlea Blvd in East York on Aug 5 2014. (Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail) A rebound in oil prices off three-year lows and U.S. employment growth could mean more ...

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  18. Crosstown LRT brings new development, and controversy, to EglintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Celestica's plan to build eight condo towers on its 24-hectare site at Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue E. is one of several proposed developments linked to the Eglinton Crosstown LRT. Celestica's plan to build eight condo towers on its 24-hectare site at Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue E. is one of several proposed developments linked to the Eglinton Crosstown LRT.

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  19. Afternoon Weather Webcast: Jan. 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | 680News

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  20. Man faces 11 charges in jewelry store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    A 26-year-old Toronto man is facing a slew of charges in connection with a jewelry store robbery that ended with a suspect being shot by a security guard. Police say the incident happened around 2 p.m. Thursday when an armed man entered the Jewellery Exchange in the city's east end.

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