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  1. The top 25 restaurants open Christmas Day in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | BlogTO

    Christmas Day dining options in Toronto aren't nearly as limited as you might think. There's a little something for everyone no matter if you're looking to partake in a festive feast or are among the population who are just happy for the stat holiday.

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  2. Newsstand: December 24, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Torontoist

    Dear Christmas shopping lollygaggers: your time is almost up! Merry almost-Christmas! In the news: a Toronto restaurant owner fends off a robber, the Scarborough Subway needs a fourth station according to Glenn De Baeremaeker, two former York School educators make quality education more accessible to a group of underprivileged children in India, and a very special holiday message from Mayor John Tory. Toronto restaurateur Arron Barberian, known for his enthusiasm for baseball , can now add amateur crime-fighting to his growing CV of headline-grabbing pastimes.

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  3. A widow finds a place for husband's "beautiful" poemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    A poem written by Peter Vincent was submitted to the city by his 89-year-old wife, Andrea, and chosen to be put on a plaque that was mounted to a retaining wall at the northeast corner of St. Clair Ave. and Spadina Rd. If poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, Andrea Vincent can take a little credit for making it a better place. After reading a Fixer column, the 89-year-old widow persuaded the city to use one of her late husband's poems on a plaque mounted to a wall on St. Clair Ave. In July of 2012 , we wrote about an odd rectangular slot in a new retaining wall at the northeast corner of St. Clair and Spadina Rd., which had people wondering what it was for.

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  4. Toronto cheque-cashing business robbed by 4 menRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | CBC News

    Toronto Latino, a business located near Eglinton Avenue West and Dufferin Street, was robbed on Monday evening. Police say four suspects took part, including one who was armed.

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  5. Toronto woman's troubles turned around by unique housing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    Martha, not her real name, opens the curtains in a market rate apartment she rents. She was in a program run by Interval House, that gave her subsidized housing for a year. 1 comment

  6. Man stabbed in back in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | DurhamRegion.com

    Toronto police are also investigating a separate east-end stabbing on Saturday night (near Victoria Park Avenue Avenue and Ellesmere Road) that sent a man to hospital with serious injuries.

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  7. A Toronto police cruiser is shown in an undated file photo. CITYNEWS/Shawne McKeownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | 680News

    A man in his 40s was sent to hospital with head injuries after he was assaulted in the Dufferin Street and Eglinton Avenue area.

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  8. Pita bread company a fresh idea for Iranian-Canadian manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | CBC News

    Ali Modir was bothered that he could not purchase fresh pita bread when he moved to St. John's several years ago, so he has established his own flatbread company, NL Pita. When Ali Modir moved to St. John's, he was bothered by the fact he could not purchase pita bread fresh out of the oven like he could in Toronto.

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  9. Ice storm: One year later, city applies for funding, unveils slew of changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    Olembe Wickham navigates a fallen power line in front of his Oak Park Ave. home during the Toronto ice storm on Dec. 22, 2013. One year after layers of ice brought down trees around the GTA and left hundreds of thousands of people without power, the City of Toronto has applied for $64.2-million in funding from the province and announced a slew of changes to better handle natural disasters in the future.

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

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  11. 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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  12. Toronto Restaurant Openings: Citta, Uncle Tony's, CC Lounge, Queen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  13. York Police hunting for 'armed and dangerous' mobster Daniele RanieriRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  14. What's the deal with this sign at Coxwell and Gerrard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  15. Two hospitalized after double stabbing in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  16. Cross-border investigation turns up 15 kilograms of opiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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. 1 comment

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

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  18. Newsstand: December 17, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  19. Opium Importation Investigation leads to GTA arrestRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | 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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  20. Toronto police locate missing mother and 19-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | 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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