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  1. U of T teaching assistants poised to strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 680News

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  2. Combing the archives for Toronto's modernist heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    The Unity Church of Truth, located on Eglinton Avenue West in Toronto, is seen in 1953. In the same year, Globe and Mail columnist Pearl McCarthy touted the building, saying it was 'worth more than a second look.

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  3. Last call for nominations to Canadian Horse Racing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    Is there a horse or person that you think should be added to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame in 2015? Someone who should join such racing icons as Northern Dancer, Somebeachsomewhere, John Campbell, or Sandy Hawley? You can have your say by submitting a nomination by 5 p.m. on March 4. Darryl Kaplan, Standardbred Nomination Chair, Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, 1-2150 Meadowvale Blvd., Mississauga, ON L5N 6R6. P: 905.858.3060 ext.

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  4. Maziar Bahari Has Had Enough of Iranian Government OppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Torontoist

    Times were much easier for members of Iran's Baha'i community before the country's Islamic Revolution of 1979. "In those days you did not have to declare your religion," says Iranian-Canadian journalist and filmmaker, Maziar Bahari, over the phone from England.

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  5. The top weekend events in Toronto: Feb 27 - March 1 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Weekend events in Toronto will let us give our space heaters a welcome break - who knows, if you don't turn the dial down to go out to watch a drag battle, shop at a pop up market at a soon-to-open DIY venue, or catch some burgeoning NYC hip hop, the whole block could go up in smoke by Monday. Ru Paul's Drag Race: Battle of the Seasons The glitz of Ru Paul's touring battle will land in Toronto during somber times for the city and the queer community.

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  6. Toronto needs to do a better job of preserving its heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Stollerys, the mens clothing store that has been a fixture at the corner of Yonge St. and Bloor St. West is now being demolished despite efforts by the city to have it designated as a heritage building. Stollerys, the mens clothing store that has been a fixture at the corner of Yonge St. and Bloor St. West is now being demolished despite efforts by the city to have it designated as a heritage building.

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  7. Concrete smashes minivan under Gardiner ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Toronto's works department is investigating whether a chunk of concrete that smashed down onto a minivan fell from the Gardiner Expressway above. Huma Siddiqi of Markham was stopped around 5 p.m. Tuesday on Lower Spadina Ave. waiting to turn on to Lake Shore Blvd., said her son Ali who was driving the vehicle in front of her.

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  8. Pastor accused of sex assault facing new chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CFRB

    A pastor accused of sexually assaulting a woman while performing exorcisms on her is facing a new charge. Toronto police say Wayne Jones will be in court at Old City Hall Thursday.

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  9. Severe stab wound proves fatal for Toronto man but police do not believe this was a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The victim was found on the sidewalk in front of a home near Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive just after midnight. While police are treating the incident as a suspicious death, it's not believed to be a homicide or a suicide.

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  10. Mapping the City's Bike Network GapsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Torontoist

    Toronto's bikeway network is often a source of frustration for the city's cyclists, and with the map above, it's easy to see why. It illustrates the extent of Toronto's bike infrastructure-or in some parts of the city the lack thereof-as of January 2015, and how there's plenty of room for improvement to fill in the gaps.

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  11. Toronto man found dead overnight may have accidentally stabbed himself: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CTV

    The man, who has not been publicly identified, was found without vital signs on a stairwell outside a home on Thomas Elgie Drive , near Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive, shortly after midnight. He was rushed to hospital, but soon succumbed to his injuries.

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  12. Police investigate suspicious death in LeasideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CFRB

    Toronto Police at 53 Division confirm that a man in his early 60's has died after what they're calling a "suspicious incident" early Thursday morning. It was just after midnight that police and paramedics responded to the call on Thomas Elgie Drive, near Laird Drive and Eglinton Avenue East.

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  13. Iron Sheik eager to meet his Kingston & Toronto fansRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    The Iron Sheik, the hall of fame pro wrestling legend who has become as famous for his social media rants as his patented Camel Clutch, is set to come to Kingston this weekend, and he couldn't be happier. On Friday, the Iranian legend, whose real name is Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri and who was the bodyguard for Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, will meet with local media, drop the puck during a ceremonial faceoff at the Kingston Frontenacs' Ontario Hockey League game at the Rogers K-Rock Centre and then host a private screening of his documentary, The Sheik .

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  14. Man killed in Toronto stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    A man believed to be in his 60s has died after he was stabbed early Thursday in northeast Toronto, near Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive. Police say they are treating it as a suspicious death but have not yet released any information about a suspect or suspects.

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  15. UPDATED Man found with stab wound in Leaside dies, police say not a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    Toronto police are investigating the death of a man near Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive that they're calling "suspicious." A man in his 60s was found without vital signs with a stab wound on Thomas Eglie Drive after midnight, and died in hospital.

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  16. Police investigate fatal stabbing near Eglinton and LairdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CFRB

    Toronto Police at 53 Division confirm that a man in his early 60's has died after being stabbed early Thursday morning. It was just after midnight that police and paramedics responded to the call on Thomas Elgie Drive, near Laird Drive and Eglinton Avenue East.

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  17. Researching their family are Judy Hornsby and Dorothy Hughes in Winninpeg, CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Black Country Bugle

    A 1947 view of the place where Edward's body was found with the signal mentioned in the inquest being the white post on the extreme left A 98-YEAR-OLD Canadian woman has appealed to Bugle readers for a photograph of her Stourbridge father she knew nothing about for 91 years. Dorothy Hughes grew up believing she was the daughter of Annie and James Hughes until she applied for a passport for the first time in her life at the age of 91. She was travelling from Winnipeg to Toronto to visit her son John, and as she had never had any ID in her life, her family decided she needed a passport.

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  18. Man claims concrete chunk fell from Gardiner, shattered windshieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNews

    City transportation officials are looking into whether a chunk of concrete fell from the aging Gardiner Expwy. and shattered the windshield of a car.

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  19. Overnight Weather Webcast: Feb. 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

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  20. Toronto family claims falling concrete from Gardiner damaged carRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    In the latest in a string of incidents involving the deteriorating Gardiner, a Toronto man says a chunk of concrete from the Gardiner Expressway fell and hit his mother's car while she was driving downtown this week. In the latest in a string of incidents involving the deteriorating Gardiner, a Toronto man says a chunk of concrete from the Gardiner Expressway fell and hit his mother's car while she was driving downtown this week.

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