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

    4 hrs ago | 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.


  2. City and suburbs: 65 years of unity and divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    In 1950, Mrs. R.P. Halls lived on a muddy, unpaved street serviced by septic tanks and looked longingly at the houses a few streets over in Toronto, where roads were paved and bathrooms were connected to a sewer system. She lived on Glenavy Ave., near Mount Pleasant cemetery, in the landlocked township of North York.


  3. Police seek hit-and-run driver who struck and killed Scarborough teenRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 680News

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  4. Teenager dies after hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Toronto police are searching for any witnesses who can help shed light on a fatal hit-and-run. A 14-year-old girl is dead and a criminal investigation is underway after a hit-and-run at the intersection of Finch Ave. and Neilson Rd. Friday evening.


  5. 14-year-old killed in hit-and-run in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CFRB

    A 14-year-old girl is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Scarborough, and the search is on for the driver that fled the scene. It happened at Finch Avenue and Neilson Road at around 5:40 p.m., Toronto police Const.


  6. SIU investigating after suicidal Walmart employee shot by Toronto policeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 680News

    A suicidal Walmart employee, who had a butcher knife, was shot by Toronto police during an incident at Agincourt Mall on Thursday evening. He's a father of four who remains in critical but stable condition.


  7. A man was shot by police outside the Walmart at Agincourt Mall. CITYNEWS/Shauna HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | 680News

    The SIU is investigating after a 40-year-old man was shot by Toronto police behind a Walmart at a Scarborough mall. An employee who didn't want to be identified said the man was working on Thursday and appeared normal during his shift.


  8. Man in stable condition after police shooting near Toronto Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... investigators to probe the circumstances of the incident. A large section of the parking lot behind the Scarborough mall was warded off throughout Thursday evening. Toronto Police responded to a report that the man was carrying a knife outside the ...


  9. Woman stabbed in north Toronto attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Officials say the 24-year-old woman was walking home through a park (in the Allen Road and Eglinton Avenue area) at about 10:40 p.m. Thursday when two men walked up behind her, stabbed her in the back and ran off with her purse.


  10. Toronto Food Events: Riverside Antler Breakfast, IRIE Christmas, Chrismukkah, Yum Cha, Tin ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    Toronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.


  11. 5 great hotel options for WorldPrideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Xtra!

    I'm a Toronto boy, born and bred. When friends visit from out of town, they always ask me to suggest a nice place for them to stay.


  12. Police watchdog investigating shooting outside east Toronto storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    The SIU is called in to investigate whenever there are reports that police were involved in a death, serious injury or alleged sexual assault. Paramedics say they were called to a big box store around 4:30 p.m. and found a man with at least one gunshot wound.


  13. Updated Siu investigating after Toronto police shooting in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 680News

    Paramedics say the victim, who has life-threatening injuries, was found behind Agincourt Mall near Sheppard Avenue East and Kennedy Road. RT @SIUOntario have invoked mandate after shooting @ Agincourt Mall. By law,TPS cannot comment, please call 1-800-787-8529 if u have info


  14. SIU called in after Agincourt Mall police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is investigating after a police shooting today at Toronto's Agincourt Mall, which occurred after officers responded to a report that a man was harming himself with a butcher knife. Toronto police said they received a call about the man who was behind a Walmart at the mall, which is located in the Kennedy Road and Sheppard Avenue East area.


  15. SIU called in after man shot by police behind Toronto WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    A 40-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a police shooting that occurred behind a Toronto Walmart late Thursday afternoon, which is now being investigated by Ontario's Special Investigations Unit. Toronto police say they received a call about a man who was harming himself with a large butcher knife behind a Walmart located at the Agincourt Mall in northeast Toronto.


  16. Enbridge Gas Distribution to Begin Work on GTA ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Market Wire

    Enbridge Gas Distribution today announced that it will begin making upgrades to the backbone of its natural gas distribution system in the Greater Toronto Area in January 2015. The GTA Project, which enhances the natural gas distribution system that supplies natural gas to Brampton, Mississauga, Vaughan, Richmond Hill, Markham and Toronto, was approved by the Ontario Energy Board in January of this year.


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

    Thursday | 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.


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

    Wednesday | 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.


  19. York Police hunting for 'armed and dangerous' mobster Daniele RanieriRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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.


  20. What's the deal with this sign at Coxwell and Gerrard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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.