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1 hr ago | The Toronto Star
When the board of Waterfront Toronto endorsed a city report that recommends against approving the expansion of Billy Bishop Airport until 2015, it introduced a note of sanity into the madness now unfolding at the foot of Bathurst St. Though Porter Airlines founder Robert Deluce would have us believe that his delusions of jet-fuelled grandeur are ... (more)
Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
5 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun
Toronto police have released images of three people they are seeking in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at a west-end community centre.
9 hrs ago | BlogTO
This Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto.
If you're visiting Toronto, you can't help but notice construction cranes, new condos and other signs of gentrification, such as bars popping up in new hipster 'hoods.
Capitalizing on the explosive growth of touchscreen devices, Visionstate has built a strong, integrated product base that the Company is now deploying at locations throughout North America.
Work on Enbridge's Line 9B pipeline was halted in Toronto on Tuesday morning after a group of about 20 protesters - some chaining themselves to equipment - showed up at the work site.
It's ironic that an arguably bad transit decision - replacing the fully funded LRT with a subway extension to the Scarborough Town Centre and up to Sheppard Ave. E. - may help grease the path to the transit decision of our generation.
The engineer accused of trying to leak secret information to China was described by a former boss as a vocal supporter of his home country's Communist government.
Dufferin Street might not conjure much positive nostalgia for riders of the 29 bus as it slowly plods its way to and fro on the pot hole-strewn road, but it is, of course, a stretch filled with rich history, from the presence of the CNE at its southerly tip to the Queen Street Subway to the long gone racetrack south of Bloor.
Opened in 1990 in the back of a convenience store, this record shop slowly took over the rest of the shop as the hip hop and dance scenes took off in Toronto.
With its bright blue façade and prominent sign on Broadview Ave., Mini Bluebird Montessori looks like many of the licensed child-care centres in Toronto - with one major difference.
A Tram Barcelona LRT leaves the Francesc Macia terminus, en route to Llevant-Les Planes, on October 10, 2013 A Tram Barcelona LRT leaves the Francesc Macia terminus, en route to Llevant-Les Planes, on October 10, 2013 Light rail technology is used in dozens of cities - including Austin, Calgary, Jerusalem, Paris, Sydney, and Spain's second city, ... (more)
On a sunny autumn morning in Forest Hill, Koryn Greenspan is hard at work. Her four-legged charges - two labradoodles, a black Labrador, and a collie - keep her moving briskly along the Kay Gardiner Beltline trail.
Brazen, casual attacks on homeless victim a sign more 24-hour "safe places" for women are needed, Rosie DiManno writes.