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  1. Afternoon Weather Webcast: Dec. 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | 680News

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  2. The top 5 Toronto neighbourhoods on the rise in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    It's no secret that Toronto has some of the best neighbourhoods in the world. West Queen West was recently voted one of the "coolest neighbourhoods" in the world by by Vogue Magazine , Harbord Village is deliciously over-caffeinated thanks to Sam James Coffee , and Kensington Market retains its unique character even as development pressure looms .

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  3. Second-generation Barberian is about much more than steakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    Arron Barberian doesn't want to be known for his Internet videos. He's much more than a bat-wielding Blue Jays fan or a rough-and-tumble restaurateur who can fight off a mugger - though both of these incidents are only a Google search away.

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  4. Toronto police investigating after woman found dead in condoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    Toronto police are investigating after a woman's body was found at a condo building near Queens Quay West and Bathurst St. Toronto Paramedics were called to the building Saturday at approximately 1:40 p.m. after receiving a report that a woman collapsed. When paramedics arrived, they found a woman dead.

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  5. Issues with Stage Ice at Blades on Stage Have Been ResolvedRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The first performance of Mirvish's holiday show BLADES ON STAGE, now playing at The Princess of Wales Theatre, was canceled just 30 minutes in due to holes in the ice on stage. According to reports from staff at Mirvish Productions, the performance on Friday, December 26th was a success with no issues on the ice - and the performance on the 27th also occurred without incident.

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  6. Different vibe to world junior showcase in Toronto: CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    Toronto, however, is going to find out something about how the rest of tournament lives, at least for the next week or so. We're going to find out how much this city will enjoy hosting this outstanding hockey tournament without Canada involved.

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  7. Fire that destroyed 2 Toronto restaurants 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    Toronto fire officials say a Christmas Day blaze that gutted two restaurants in Toronto's upscale Yorkville neighbourhood is considered "suspicious." Toronto Fire made the statement in a Twitter message posted just after 1 p.m. ET Friday, one day after flames tore through Spuntini Ristorante & Bar and Sotto Sotto, leaving both smoking ruins that firefighters were still working to extinguish at mid-morning on Boxing Day.

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  8. City and suburbs: six decades of unity and divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Toronto Star

    ... ... if they wanted to take a bath, they had to visit friends outside the township,” according to the book North York Realizing the Dream. “At one stage there was even rumours that babies were being washed in soda water.” Toronto ...

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  9. Man found with life-threatening stab wounds at Lawrence and KeeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with life-threatening stab wounds to his chest early Friday morning, say Toronto paramedics.

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  10. 3-alarm fire at Yorkville restaurant Sotto SottoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Toronto Star

    Toronto Fire Services responded to a 3-alarm fire Thursday evening that has caused extensive damage to notable Yorkville restaurant Sotto Sotto. Emergency crews were called to the Avenue Rd. building at 7:24 p.m., according to a Toronto police spokesperson.

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  11. Fire at posh Toronto eateries favoured by celebs like Johnny Depp causes $1M in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    Fire crews were busy early Boxing Day putting out hot spots from a four-alarm fire that reduced two Yorkville restaurants to ruins on Christmas evening. Police said Friday that southbound Avenue Road will stay closed until further notice.

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  12. Mirvish Cancels First Performance of Blades on Stage After 30 Mins due to Holes on the IceRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The first performance of Mirvish's holiday show BLADES ON STAGE, now playing at The Princess of Wales Theatre, was canceled just 30 minutes in due to holes in the ice on stage. There are no performances of BLADES ON STAGE scheduled for Thursdays, and there has been no announcement of any further cancelations at the time.

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  13. Toronto restaurants, events and other things open on Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | 680News

    The Lakeview : This Dundas and Ossington diner is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Starting Christmas Eve at 5 p.m. and lasting until New Year's Eve, they serve up a deep-fried turkey marathon: a deep-fried bird served with stuffing, mashed potatoes, roasted squash, cranberry sauce and gravy.

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  14. Man smacked down by steakhouse owner arrested for attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | CNews

    A man has been charged after the attempted robbery of a Toronto steakhouse owner, who defended himself against a would-be thief who tried to take his cashbox. A suspect was arrested around 1 a.m. Wednesday and charged with robbery and two probation charges, Toronto Police said.

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  15. Vintage Toronto Ads: Season's GreetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Torontoist

    The Mail, June 27, 1881. Even back in the Victorian era, saving a buck on Christmas supplies such as cards was as important as aesthetic considerations.

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

    Wednesday Dec 24 | BlogTO

    ... The regular menu of eggs, omelettes, sandwiches and fish dinners will available at this Jewish restaurant in North York between 10am and 8pm. Dr. Laffa Get your falafel fix at this Kosher take-out counter that isn't observing the holiday anyway. ...

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

    Wednesday Dec 24 | 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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  18. Barberian Fights Off Attacker, Posts Video To You TubeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Groong

    BARBERIAN FIGHTS OFF ATTACKER, POSTS VIDEO TO YOU TUBE Toronto Star, Canada Dec 23 2014 Well known Toronto restaurateur Arron Barberian posted a surveillance video of himself repelling a street mugging outside Barberian's Steakhouse By: Marco Chown Oved Staff Reporter This mugger isn't a Jays fan. Otherwise he might have recognized the grey haired restaurant owner and thought twice about trying to rob him as he walked down the street with a full cash box Monday morning.

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  19. The story of the Toronto City Hall Christmas treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | BlogTO

    Every Christmas for more than 50 years Toronto has paid for a massive white spruce Christmas tree to be placed outside City Hall, and every year the same family company has been given the task of finding a suitable specimen, trucking it downtown, and putting it safely in place in time for the annual Cavalcade of Lights. Weller Tree Service, a nearly 100-year-old landscaping company based out of Keswick, Ont., entered the Christmas tree business in the 1950s, supplying decorations for banks, hotels, and government offices.

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  20. London's Globe Theatre Brings Shakespeare on Film to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, in partnership with MEI Events International Inc. and Arts Alliance, is arriving in Canada for the first time this fall with six of its incredibly popular theatre performances. Globe On Screen has been wildly popular with cinema audiences in the last three years, with a record-breaking 2013 season of over 2000 screenings in 12 countries that saw an increase of more than 300% in box office sales from 2012 and Twelfth Night, starring Mark Rylance and Stephen Fry , which proved to be the best performing Globe On Screen production to date.

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