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Finding peace and quiet on the Toronto subway is a difficult task--and that's a good thing.
Why does a demonstration of hundreds of people against "anti-Semitism" in Toronto seem more like a march for white supremacy than a rally against racism? On August 20, reported the Canadian Jewish News , several thousand took to Bathurst Street under the slogan "We Will Not be Silent: A March Against Global Anti-Semitism."
A 22-year-old man and 16-year-old boy are facing street racing charges in connection with a crash in Toronto that killed a teenage cyclist.
Growing up on Driftwood Court in Toronto's notoriously dangerous TCHC project near Jane Street and Finch Avenue West, Michael Amos knew from an early age that he wanted to find a way out.
THE annual summer rendezvous I usually take to meet up good friends from Los Angeles and New York took an unexpected French twist this year.
The new owner of Captain John's Restaurant says he's ready to move the ship from the foot of Yonge St. in as little as a week, but he requires court approval first.
Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)
BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Cirque du Soleil 's brand new show, KURIOS - now playing in Toronto through October 26th.
Nick Dominelli made a bid for council seat in Ward 12, York-South Weston, during the 2010 election, finishing a close second to incumbent councillor Frank Di Giorgio-and now he's preparing to face Di Giorgio at the ballot box once again.
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Catherine "Kit" Currie, a resident of the Dufferin Grove neighbourhood, was last seen at about noon Aug. 15 at Queen and Bathurst streets.
For all but a select few Torontonians, the minutiae of municipal politics appears to be a slow-going and often inefficient affair at council meetings.
Police raided the former offices of a North York condo developer that allegedly kept at least $12 million in down payments, Wednesday morning.
The multi-jurisdictional case resulted in allegations that between 1977 and 1983, a 12 year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a staff member of the Sagamore Farm group home in Parham, Ontario.
Peter Fenech, council candidate for Ward 3, Etobicoke Centre , is quick to admit he has limited experience in politics and community involvement.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 03:15 pm
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