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Local news for North York (Toronto, ON) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | The London Free Press

Twitter lights up with Toronto UFO chatter

Two videos posted to YouTube by Sarah Chun of North York shows a series of unexplained lights hovering over neighbourhoods in the Yonge St.-Sheppard Ave. area in north Toronto on Saturday night.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Toronto Star

Toronto under severe thunderstorm warning

The national weather agency said they are tracking several clusters of thunderstorms that could cause torrential rainfall in excess of 50 mm.

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680News

Man arrested in North York sex assault & robbery, 2nd suspect sought

Toronto police have arrested one man and are on the search for a second suspect in connection with an alleged sexual assault and robbery in North York.

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680News

UPDATED Campaign in high gear with 3 months until Toronto mayoral election

Torontonians head to the polls on Oct. 27, and the candidates for mayor are planning to keep up their frantic pace as they head towards the finish line.

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680News

2-week full closure of Dundas-Spadina intersection starts Monday

Starting on Monday, the intersection of Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West will be fully closed in all directions for two weeks for TTC construction.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

680News

UPDATED Ford Nation flocks to Toronto park for a Ford Festa party

An east-end Toronto park was inundated with fans of Rob Ford on Friday for the mayor's scheduled Ford Fest bash.

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Globe and Mail

Five things to do in Toronto this weekend: July 25 to 27

If you cook it, they will come. The North American debut of Taste Festivals happens in Hogtown, a city apparently of rising gustatorial renown.

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Torontoist

Making Toronto Safer for Pedestrians

About three times a day, a pedestrian and a vehicle collide in our city. This month, three of those collisions resulted in pedestrian deaths.

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BlogTO

Look inside Toronto's first ice bar and lounge

The first Toronto ice lounge is open and ready for some cool customers. Chill Ice House , the latest in a family of lounges from Boston to Dubai, turns the freezing weather we Torontonians love to hate into a permanent, year-round party.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

CFRB

Pedestrians to get run of sections of Bloor, Yonge in August

Two major Toronto streets will be handed over to pedestrians on a pair of Sunday mornings next month.

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680News

Funeral to be held for Toronto lawyer gunned down in Florida

The service will take place at Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel at 2401 Steeles Ave. W. at 1 p.m. Dan Markel, 41, died Friday afternoon after being shot in his Tallahassee, Fla.

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GlobalNews

Anti-Semitic graffiti found spray painted on Thornhill bus shelter

The incident happened on Atkinson Avenue near Bathurst Street and a photo was sent to Global News by a viewer.

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The Toronto Star

Transit's no trauma where I come from: James

The 100 bus to Flemingdon Park is both bustling and hustling; it gets a lot of people where they need to go in this part of the city.

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GlobalNews

'A child was killed': Extreme messaging will slow speeders, former cop says

Rolling stops, red light-running and speeding seem to have become ingrained in Toronto's driving culture; especially on smaller streets.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

BlogTO

Toronto Restaurant Openings: Tinto Bar de Tapas, Goat Coffee Co,...

Toronto Restaurant Openings highlights the latest restaurant openings and closings in Toronto and also gives a preview of what's coming soon.

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The Toronto Star

KFC to offer beer at two Toronto locations

For the first time in its 58-year history in Canada, KFC will offer domestic and international beers this fall, selling those at its two “fast-casual” concept outlets in Toronto.

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National Post

Toronto waiting for somebody - anybody - to come up with a good idea to improve streetcar service

Last week in the National Post we chronicled the pain of Toronto's 250,000 daily streetcar users.

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GlobalNews

INTERACTIVE: Why College Street is Toronto cyclists' 'dooring zone'

Of the 1,308 Toronto cyclists hit by opening car doors between 2005 and 2013, most were hurt but only one was killed: A 57-year-old man biking east on Eglinton Avenue West on a May afternoon in 2008 when a 43-year-old woman opened her car door and sent the man flying into traffic, where he was hit by a truck.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organizations to Host 7th Annual Kathak Mahotsav Canada, 8/14-16

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization is proud to present its 7th annual Kathak Mahotsav Canada, August 14th - 16th at the Fairview Library Theatre, in Toronto.

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The Globe and Mail

Video shows Toronto bus running red light, narrowly missing pedestrian; TTC investigates

This screenshot from a dashcam video posted on Youtube July 21, 2014, shows a Toronto Transit Commission running a red light and nearly hitting a pedestrian at the intersection of Eglinton Ave. and Ionview Rd. This screenshot from a dashcam video posted on Youtube July 21, 2014, shows a Toronto Transit Commission running a red light and nearly ... (more)

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