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  1. Elijah MarshRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: www.thewhig.com --- Saturday, February 28, 2015Elijah Marsh will be laid to rest today. ... Source: globalnews.ca --- Saturday, February 28, 2015Sat, Feb 28: The death of a three-year-old Toronto boy has touched the hearts of many Canadians.

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  2. AYF Toronto members turn their backs on genocide deniers - VideoRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Groong

    AYF Toronto members turn their backs on genocide deniers - Video February 27, 2015 On Feb. 27, the Armenian Youth Federation of Canada , in collaboration with the Armenian Students Association of the University of Toronto St. George and Scarborough campuses, and the Armen Karo Student Association, held a silent protest at a lecture entitled "WWI 100th Anniversary-Human Suffering in Eastern Anatolia," featuring infamous genocide deniers Justin McCarthy and Bruce Fein. The lecture, organized by the Federation of Canadian Turkish Associations, was held at the University of Toronto, St. George Campus.

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  3. Hundreds gather for Elijah Marsh funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CTV

    Family and supporters of Elijah Marsh, the Toronto toddler who died after wandering outside on a bitterly cold morning, have gathered to pay last respects at the three-year-old's funeral. Toronto's St. Matthew's United Church was filled to capacity Saturday morning with people wishing to celebrate Elijah's life.

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  4. The unsung story of Toronto's reggae bootleggerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BlogTO

    ... surprising that a "skinny, weird li'l white dude" was responsible. DB was born in Toronto in 1950. He lived in Scarborough early on ("farmland north of Eglinton, construction south") before moving to Montreal. Things fell apart. "When I was fifteen ...

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  5. Family gathers for Elijah Marsh funeral in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    A funeral will be held Saturday for 3-year-old Elijah Marsh, who died after wandering out of his grandmother's apartment building in the cold. A funeral will be held today for a three-year-old Toronto boy whose death last week touched the hearts of Canadians across the country.

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  6. Elijah Marsh, 3, died after wandering out into the extreme cold in Toronto on Feb. 19, 2015. HANDOUTRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | 680News

    A funeral will be held on Saturday for a three-year-old Toronto boy whose death last week touched the hearts of people across the country. Elijah Marsh died after he wandered out of his grandmother's apartment building in the middle of the night wearing just a diaper, shirt and boots.

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  7. Three injured in separate stabbings overnight in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Paramedics were called to Tryst Nightclub on 82 Peter St. at 2:22 a.m. after reports of a stabbing. Two males were taken to hospital with serious injuries but are expected to survive.

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  8. Shooting at Toronto McDonald's leaves two men dead, one injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Two men are dead and one in hospital after a shooting inside a McDonald's on Danforth Ave. near Coxwell in Toronto's east end. Police say an altercation escalated and "multiple shots" were fired by a security guard apparently at the McDonald's to buy food.

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  9. Two shot dead inside east-end McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Police and paramedics were called to a McDonald's on 1735 Danforth Ave. just before 3 a.m. Saturday after reports of a shooting. Two men with gunshot wounds were pronounced dead on scene.

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  10. Pan Am organizers feeling 'confident' about latest progress, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    ... venues costing less than anticipated - including the impressive aquatics centre on the University of Toronto's Scarborough campus. Still others have exceeded their envelopes, such as the velodrome in Milton and the unfinished BMX park in Etobicoke's ...

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  11. Ajax - exorcism' pastor Wayne Marlon Jones hit with new sex assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DurhamRegion.com

    Toronto police said Friday they had laid two new charges of sexual assault against Wayne Marlon Jones. The new allegations relate to two women who claim they were assaulted when they attended "spiritual guidance" sessions at the Mount Ararat Baptist Church in Toronto between 1993 and 1996, police said.

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  12. Tunnels: A short guide to Toronto's nether regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    As authorities in Toronto work to determine who built the bunker recently discovered near York University and why, amateur sleuths are busy offering up their own theories. The fascination is understandable, according Wayne Reeves, chief curator of Toronto's Museums and Heritage Services.

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  13. Man carrying kitchen knives killed in freak accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CFRB

    It was a freak accident. Toronto police are calling a fall that sliced the leg of a man a "death by misadventure". 1 comment

  14. Tribute to Fallen 44 held in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Philipine Reporter

    Members of PNP Officers Living in Canada Integrated Association (POLICIA) led the wreath laying and hand salute ceremony for PNP-SAF 44 on Feb. 20, 2015 in a hall at 354 St. Clair Ave. West in Toronto.

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  15. Old meets new at the Art Shoppe's first location change after 78 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Located on a sparse strip of road a few minutes' walk from the bustling shops of Toronto's midtown design district, the Art Shoppe's new showroom - a glass and steel monument to nearly eight decades of design - is a far cry from the family-owned furniture emporium's beginnings 78 years ago. In 1936, Leon Offman had established the Art Shoppe after moving to Canada from Poland; having started out as an upholsterer and furniture maker, he stocked his store, on Yonge Street near Eglinton Avenue, with a huge selection of well-made furniture from North America and Europe, ultimately making it a go-to for homeowners and interior designers alike.

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  16. Students match wits and strategy in TCDSB ChessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Philipine Reporter

    Better brain function, improved memory, and enhanced cognitive abilities are just some of the many benefits of playing chess. Across the Toronto Catholic District School Board, chess strategists from Grades 1 to 8 are gearing up for the 2015 TCDSB Chess Tournament, beginning on February 24th.

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  17. Wrigley to leave Toronto with plenty of memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BlogTO

    Wrigley chewing gum might be most commonly associated with America , but the company has deep roots in Toronto. This city was the first place its founder William Wrigley Jr. opened a factory outside the U.S., and for the last 108 years, this city has been producing several of the company's most recognizable brands.

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  18. The 10 oldest breweries in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BlogTO

    The history of Toronto is actually closely tied to beer, and while, sadly, the rise of large-scale brewing in Canada saw Toronto's original breweries bought up and consolidated, one might say we're currently experiencing a renaissance in beer-making in the Big Smoke. And so, with new breweries seemingly popping up every week, it's important to remember the pioneers of this renaissance.

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  19. Man charged with sexual assault after incident with preteen girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    Toronto police have arrested and charged a man with sexual interference and assault after an incident involving preteen girls last Sunday. Police said a man was walking through the hallways of an apartment building in the Victoria Park Ave. and Finch Ave. E. neighbourhood when he saw preteen girls playing in the building's common areas.

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

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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