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  1. Long-shot mayoral candidate releases epic transit platform with actual detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Toronto Star

    ... said Goldkind. His plan connects outlying neighbourhoods such as Clairville and Malvern and the U of T Scarborough campus to the rest of the network. Goldkind has also included city-wide express buses that would run in the rush hours and alternate ...


  2. Morning Webcast: Tory leaaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | 680News

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  3. Toronto Election 2014: John Tory on Seven Key IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Torontoist

    From transit and cycling to the environment and policing, here's how he would tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the city. In late May, John Tory launched his plan for a new transit line called SmartTrack -the centrepiece of his "One Toronto" transit plan [ PDF ].


  4. Quebec soldier dies after being struck by terror suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 680News

    Patrice Vincent, one of two Quebec soldiers who were deliberately hit by a car in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, died Tuesday morning. The driver, who authorities described as a radicalized young man, was shot and killed by police after a chase.


  5. INTERVIEW: A sit down with Olivia ChowRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 680News

    Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow invited Avery Haines into her home for an intimate chat about her political and personal life. Editor's note: Comments which include offensive or inappropriate language will be deleted.


  6. Scarborough transit users are close to home commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2013 | GlobalNews

    ... during the 2010 campaign. For the most part, he failed to deliver on his plan only barely getting through the Scarborough subway through council. We can blame a dysfunctional council, the mayor's personal indiscretions, the federal government, the ...


  7. How the great Ford divide could come to a city near youRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MacLeans

    Douglas Ford Sr. was a provincial politician who bestowed considerable gifts-a thriving label company, burning ambition-on his politically minded sons. A sonorous voice, alas, was not one of them.


  8. Police BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Beach Metro Community News

    One man is in police custody and another is wanted after shots were fired near Warden Avenue north of Danforth. On Oct. 7 at about 1:20 a.m., police were called to Cataraqui Crescent after two men allegedly shot several rounds from a rifle at a residence.


  9. Pumpkin paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Burnaby Now

    Lisa Kreps, seen here with neighbor Steve Dunbar, is the organizer of the first ever pumpkin parade in Burnaby. Photograph By Jennifer Gauthier Local librarian Lise Kreps has a post-Halloween vision - neighbours gathering to see countless glowing jack-o-lanterns lighting up the dark in Confederation Park.


  10. Is Toronto a 'great' city? The leading mayoral candidates disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    Mayoral candidates Doug Ford, Olivia Chow and John Tory squared-off in a debate Monday punctuated by a disagreement over whether or not Toronto is a "great" city. The three leading mayoral candidates squared-off Monday evening in a debate that repeatedly returned to the question of whether or not Toronto is a "great" city.


  11. Musician pays bills by moonlighting as a house painterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    Paul Valentini plays guitar on the back of the truck he uses for his painting business. Paul Valentini plays guitar on the back of the truck he uses for his painting business.


  12. Peter Kuitenbrouwer: With so many incumbent councillors leaving, you...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | National Post

    Abinger Crescent is a tidy curving street near Kipling and Eglinton avenues where nothing much has changed since the 1950s. Split-level, ranch-style brick bungalows line the streets.


  13. Poetry Salon @ Urban Gallery Oct 25, 3-5pmRead the original story

    Monday | Rubies In Crystal

    ... and has received grants for writing and arts education from the Ontario Arts Council. Pat Connors' chapbook, Scarborough Songs, was released by Lyricalmyrical Press last year. He was also recently published in Belgium, India, and Timmins. He was ...


  14. Pro-Armenian Politician Runs In Toronto ElectionsRead the original story

    Monday | Groong

    ... and provincial governments must come to the table to ensure that the Sheppard subway line is extended to Scarborough Town Centre Over the years I have witnessed the deterioration of services at the Scarborough Hospital-Birchmount Campus. I have ...


  15. Crunch time: Playoffs nearRead the original story

    Monday | Herald Star Online

    Three area teams kept their playoff hopes alive with key Week 8 victories. A fourth club squared its record at 4-4.


  16. Doug Ford's plan for Finch subway line runs short on usual yardsticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Globe and Mail

    ... in recent polls. "There's two ways I look at it. Either go the cheap route, and we're tearing it down like the Scarborough RT in 30 years, or you're spending a little more and building underground." This subway line doesn't seem logical using normal ...


  17. Legends and legacy keep growing at Ted Reeve arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Toronto Star

    For Bob Acton, hockey at Ted Reeve Community Arena - celebrating its 60th anniversary as an east-end landmark at the corner of Main and Gerrard Sts. - has pretty much spanned his lifetime.


  18. Beaten dog leaves few clues for Toronto policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | CBC News

    Toronto police are looking for an animal abuser after a dog found with horrifying injuries had to be put down earlier this week. Toronto Animal Services was forced to put down this badly abused black Labrador cross, after it was found near Jane Street and Finch Avenue.


  19. 48 hours on the frontlines with striking social service workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Now Toronto

    Some 500 social service workers for WoodGreen, a social services agency walked off the job October 9. Their union, Workers United Local 154, represents personal support workers , early childhood educators, cleaners, English as a second language teachers, social workers, and refugee resettlement workers operating out of 32 locations. Key issues are staff wages and benefits for part-time staff.


  20. Ten music events in Toronto this week: October 17 to 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Globe and Mail

    The musician Flying Lotus, aka Steven Ellison, keeps on the ascent with his new album, You're Dead. He plays the Danforth Music Hall Oct 21. The musician Flying Lotus, aka Steven Ellison, keeps on the ascent with his new album, You're Dead.