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

1 hr ago | 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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2 hrs ago | 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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3 hrs ago | Canada.com

Timeline: Canada's brushes with terror

A group dubbed both Direct Action and the Squamish Five detonated a bomb at a missile manufacturing plant in Toronto.

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6 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | National Post

Debt, culture shift and rising Toronto rents behind surge of 20-somethings staying in parental homes

Justis Danto-Clancy, a 24-year-old graduate of the University of King's College, moved back in to his parent's home near Yonge Street and St. Clair Avenue about a year and a half ago.

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15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

'Condo King' Brad Lamb unveils details of Edmonton luxury tower

Pre-construction sales will begin this fall for Jasper House, a 36-storey luxury condominium tower by Toronto "Condo King" Brad Lamb.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Canada, Interior Design, Arts

19 hrs ago | 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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19 hrs ago | CBC News

Toronto man dies after car rolls over Highway 401 off-ramp

Police are investigating after a black BMW sedan rolled over the Highway 401 off-ramp to Keele Street in Toronto on Wednesday morning.

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20 hrs ago | 680News

Suspect hospitalized aftea

A man, who fired a gun outside an apartment building in Newmarket shortly after midnight, is in serious condition following a police shooting, and the province's police watchdog is now investigating.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

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Sammy Yatim's family suing Toronto police and Chief

Saturday, July 27 will mark one year since 18-year old Sammy Yatim was shot and killed on board a Toronto streetcar, and we're learning that his family filed an $8-million dollar lawsuit earlier this year.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Toronto streetcars let visitors get to know the city

A subway train travels faster, but it can't compare with the feeling aboard a good, old-fashioned trolley.

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BroadwayWorld.com

'the Last Five Years' Film Set To Premiere at Tiff

Today it was announced that the film version of Jason Robert Brown 's musical THE LAST FIVE YEARS will premier at the Toronto International Film Festival this fall.

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Squamish Chief

Protesters denounce Israeli offensive in Gaza, call on Harper to support peace

Tempers flared briefly as protesters marched through downtown Ottawa today, calling on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to denounce Israel's military actions in Gaza.

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National Post

Canadian drug lord's sentence should be boosted to compensate for...

A New York judge needs to impose a 30-year sentence on Quebec's billion-dollar pot playboy because when he secures a transfer to Canada his prison time could be slashed from decades to months by Canada's lenient parole system, U.S. prosecutors say.

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GlobalNews

Thornhill Islamic centre vandalized in what police say was hate crime

York Regional Police are investigating after they say an Islamic centre in Thornhill, north of Toronto, was vandalized with anti-Muslim messages.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

National Post

Police crack down on dangerous driving in Toronto neighbourhood after ...

Police are cracking down on speeding and hazardous driving in the Leaside neighbourhood where a seven-year-old was struck and killed last week.

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CBC News

Male pedestrian struck and killed by GO Train in Toronto

Toronto police are investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian and a GO Train near Dundas Street West and Sterling Road on Monday evening.

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Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Canadian dollar moves lower as markets focus on geopolitical concerns

The Toronto stock market was set to decline Monday with markets focused on geopolitical tensions arising from Israel's ground offensive in Gaza and the aftermath of the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine on Friday.

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The Globe and Mail

Massey Tower rises from quirky footprint on Yonge Street

In this architectural rendering, Massey Tower springs skyward with the classical roofline and columns of the historic 1905 Canadian Bank of Commerce building below.

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BlogTO

New Toronto music fest to boast flea market and arcade

If Toronto was music festival city last summer, 2014 started out packed and is now becoming somewhat of a joke - or would be if local music fans weren't so thirsty for the word "festival."

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