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  1. Bill Blair wants to run for Liberals in fall electionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Bill Blair is jumping into federal politics after a decade-long tenure as Toronto police chief and will try to run as the Liberal candidate in the riding of Scarborough Southwest. Bill Blair is jumping into federal politics after a decade-long tenure as Toronto police chief and will try to run as the Liberal candidate in the riding of Scarborough Southwest.

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  2. 1 person seriously injured Scarborough collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 680News

    One person has been sent to hospital with serious injuries after a collision between a car and a motorcycle on Saturday afternoon, paramedics confirm. Toronto police said that the incident happened in the area of Morningside Avenue and Cinemart Drive, north of Highway 401.

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  3. Pan Ams' legacy for Winnipeg minimal compared to TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    When it comes to the legacy of the 1999 Pan Am Games in Winnipeg - the last time Canada hosted the multi-nation sports event that invades the Greater Golden Horseshoe in July - enduring facilities, the bricks and mortar typically left behind, are difficult to find. Sure, there is a track here, an artificial turf field there and a gym at the university.

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  4. 46 charges laid in massage parlour robberyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | 680News

    Four teenagers, ranging in age from 15 to 18, are facing a total of 46 charges in connection with a home invasion robbery investigation in Scarborough. Toronto police allege that in March five male suspects attended two apartments that were operating as massage parlours in a complex near Victoria Park Avenue and Finch Avenue East.

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  5. Sexual health clinics in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    ... afternoons from 2:45 PM - 5:30 PM by appointment, however no referral or OHIP coverage is required. The Scarborough Sexual Health Clinic The Scarborough Sexual Health Clinic operates out of the Scarborough Civic Centre and offers free, accessible ...

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  6. That time Japan gifted Toronto 2,000 cherry treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    In fact, High Park's forest of sakura , which was shipped from Japan to Toronto and planted during the early months of 1959, was the biggest gift of its kind in the years following the second world war. It was to be, in the words of Robert Kadoguchi, a man central to arranging the shipment, "a tangible expression of [Japan's] gratitude to [Toronto] for accepting us warmly during the distressing period of the Second World War and the years immediately following the termination of hostilities."

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  7. 10 Toronto film festivals you may not have heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | BlogTO

    ... system. In its 15 years Filmi has introduced Toronto audiences to many features, documentaries, and shorts. Scarborough Film Fest In its third year, the Scarborough Film Festival is making a name for itself as an exciting new project in the city. ...

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  8. 10 GTA restaurants to shell out on Oyster DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... including Malpeques, Kumamotos, and meaty Fanny Bays. Diana's Oyster Bar & Grill Diana's Oyster Bar & Grill in Scarborough is an offshoot of Diana's Seafood Delight, a reputed seafood wholesaler that has raised the bar with the addition of this ...

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  9. Seven arrests made in GTA ketamine bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    Drugs believed to be cocaine ketamine MDMA heroin seized by police in a May 28, 2014 raid. Ketamine is an anesthetic approved for both human and animal use.

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  10. Top 11 movies filmed in OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DurhamRegion.com

    For many years, Toronto has been a common location choice for silver screen filming. This is probably because Toronto's skyline gives it the ability to "play" so many other cities - New York City, Moscow, Boston, Chicago.

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  11. Ontario's transit funding focuses on suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    Suburbanites are the big winners in the Liberals' plans for transit, soaking up the bulk of the new money over the next decade even as other priorities such as a relief subway line into downtown Toronto get pushed into the indefinite future. The province's 2015 budget presented on Thursday confirmed that people living outside Toronto will benefit the most from the Liberals' 10-year plan to build the infrastructure in southern Ontario that they say "a 21st century economy needs."

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  12. So, John Tory, how about that Plan B now?: KeenanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Toronto Star

    ... to do the right thing? If it means a 1.5 per cent dedicated tax increase, like the one we approved for the Scarborough subway extension? In this taxophobic city, the answer is not certain. But maybe. We approved that subway extension on a line with ...

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  13. Preparations underway for Pres. Aquino visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Philipine Reporter

    Philippine Embassy and Philippine Consulate General Toronto officials have been meeting with the Filipino community leaders to prepare for the visit of Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III. Various sources have unofficially announced Aquino's state visit sometime first week of May, although there has been no official statement yet from both the Canadian and Philippine governments on this matter, as of this writing .

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  14. Man in custody after son stabbed in east-end TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | GlobalNews

    A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being stabbed by his father at an east-end Toronto home early Thursday morning. Toronto police say the incident happened around 6:30 a.m. in the area of Kingston Rd. and Birchmount Rd.

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  15. How we get bribed with our own money on transit: JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Toronto Star

    ... The Downtown Relief Line is one. And it does seem that the northern part of SmartTrack is awfully close to the Scarborough subway extension and other existing corridors. When council voted the funding for studies, and councillors insisted on getting ... 1 comment

  16. Vintage Toronto Ads: Wexford RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Torontoist

    ... Filson gave a sense of the hubbub during a busy weekend at the Wexford. Breakfast at the Wexford Restaurant in Scarborough is the best time anyone can have anywhere. At noon on Sunday the background buzz is louder and at least as entertaining as a ...

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  17. Investigators going through explosion debris layer by layerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CFRB

    Investigators with the Ontario Fire Marshal's office are removing debris from a house explosion on Brimley Rd layer by layer, their on-site investigation is expected to last into the weekend. Investigators say a massive explosion that levelled a house in northeast Toronto was gas-related, but they do not know the source.

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  18. Explosion-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Canada.com

    ... yards. Fire officials Tuesday blamed gas for the explosion, which destroyed one home on a quiet street in Scarborough Monday and damaged about 40 others. Dozens were forced to flee their homes in the aftermath, as debris rained down and at least one ...

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  19. Fire officials give update on Toronto house explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBC News

    Toronto fire officials are expected to provide an update this morning about an explosion that obliterated a house in northeast Toronto on Monday and left one man dead. The Ontario Fire Marshal's office spent much of Tuesday combing through the debris where the home stood near Brimley Road and Steeles Avenue East.

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  20. Wednesday, April 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CFRB

    ... Marshal's Office will give another update on their investigation into what caused an explosion that destroyed a Scarborough home. On Tuesday, we learned that some sort of fuel leak was to blame but officials were still looking into how it happened. ...

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