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  1. The Canadian Press top news TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Guardian

    ... the "central focus" will be climate and clean energy, said Brian Deese, senior adviser to President Barack Obama. TORONTO - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau welcomed his Mexican counterpart to Canada on Monday, saying the two leaders would have much to ...

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  2. The Pride of Canada Carousel, a Rideable, Urban Folk Art...Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Market Wire

    ... Carousolar . The Pride of Canada Carousel is housed in a dramatic open glass pavilion designed by acclaimed Toronto-based architect Sheldon Levitt of Quadrangle, Architects, Ltd. and will serve as a cultural anchor and meeting place in the 243-acre ...

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  3. Canadian Web Hosting Announces New Dedicated Server Plans with Improved Performance and FlexibilityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Freshnews

    Canadian Web Hosting , a leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and infrastructure services in Canada, announced that they have completed a performance upgrade initiative for their Canadian dedicated server plans available in their Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC compliant data centers. With these new upgrades, Canadian Web Hosting now offers both rapid deployment and fully customizable dedicated servers with more RAM and the newest generation of Intel processors.

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  4. Black withdraws request for tax hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DurhamRegion.com

    The Federal Court says former media baron Conrad Black has withdrawn his request for an emergency hearing related to tax liens that have been placed on his Toronto home. Black originally asked for the hearing, scheduled for Tuesday morning, because he argued that the liens are preventing him from selling the mansion.

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  5. Fringe Festival highlights local theatre talentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Beach Metro Community News

    ... to press materials. Eddington describes Life List as "a unique site-specific show that uses the quirks of a historic Toronto neighbourhood as its backdrop." The play is co-directed by Andrew Gaboury and East End resident Tyler Seguin . For more ...

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  6. In praise of bike lanes, the future of urban transportRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Beach Metro Community News

    Great news fellow Beachers: after years of neglect from the previous suburban-dominated, car-centric city council, our great city is once again moving progressively into the future - and the Beach is up to bat! On June 22 and 23 the City of Toronto hosted two drop-in events for residents to learn more about the new bike lanes coming to our neighborhood. I know this is great news for most Beach residents who understand the value of making our streets more vibrant, safe and accessible to all commuters , as well as for those from neighborhoods to the north who would love a safe way to bike down to the Beach and not have to drive around in circles for 40 minutes looking for a place to park.

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  7. A Look Back at the Origins of Photography in TorontoRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Torontoist

    By the early twentieth century, North America's photographic industry was well established and photography was widely practised, both as a profession and as a leisure pursuit. In Toronto, commercial photography studios, such as Alexandra Studios on Queen Street West, produced portraits and photographed weddings and social events.

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  8. Toronto police release names of suspects in Don Mills shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    On May 15, police responded to reports of a shooting at the CF Shops at Don Mills, near Don Mills Road and Lawrence Avenue East, just before 3 p.m. A man got into an argument with two others, at which point police said one of the suspects shot him. Both are wanted for attempted murder, and should be considered armed and dangerous, according to a news release from police.

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  9. Federal Court to hear motion from Conrad Black on sale of his Toronto mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    The Federal Court is hearing a motion today from former media baron Conrad Black, who is arguing that liens placed on his Toronto estate by tax authorities are preventing him from selling the property. Black sold the nine-bedroom, 11-bathroom home at 26 Park Lane Circle to multimillionaire businessman Harold Peerenboom for $14 million as part of a lease-back deal in March.

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  10. Mayor's immigrant talk 'crossed a line' in Scarborough subway op-ed: Josh MatlowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Coun. Josh Matlow is in favour of scrapping the Scarborough subway extension and putting the money toward 25 light rail transit stops in the area instead. Mayor John Tory "crossed an ethical line" when he implied that Torontonians living outside of Scarborough don't care about providing transit for the area's largely immigrant population in his op-ed story in support of the subway extension, Toronto Coun.

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  11. Austin Clarke remembered for breaking barriers for black writersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Langley Advance

    ... national prizes and to be celebrated internationally, including throughout the black diaspora. Clarke died Sunday in Toronto at the age of 81. His literary friends and colleagues said his health had been ailing in the last couple of years, with ...

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  12. Scarborough residents asked to keep windows closed after massive fire at electronics storeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Residents and businesses in a Scarborough neighbourhood have been advised to keep their doors and windows closed after a massive, overnight three-alarm fire at a Scarborough electronic store. Crews arrived to “lots of smoke coming from the roof” of an electronic store on Warden Ave. near Upton Rd., around 7:30 p.m. Toronto Police reported that the scene was cleared just before 4 a.m. “It's a fairly old building, 50 years old or more… sometimes makes it harder to fight,” Toronto Fire divisional commander Bob O'Hallarn said.

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  13. Power returning to north-end customers after hydro pole fireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... Mills Road in the east, and from Sheppard Avenue East in the south to Finch Avenue East in the north. According to Toronto police, a hydro pole was down and wires were strewn across Leslie Street, which was closed northbound at Ravel Road. Power has ...

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  14. Conrad Black in federal court over sale of mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... Court is hearing a motion today from former media baron Conrad Black, who is arguing that liens placed on his Toronto estate by tax authorities are preventing him from selling the property. Black sold the nine-bedroom, 11-bathroom home at 26 Park ...

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  15. GO trains on Kitchener line holding after track-level fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    GO Transit commuters along the Kitchener line should expect service to be affected for a couple of hours after a train struck someone at track level Tuesday morning. The Georgetown 6:23 train to Union Station struck someone on the tracks east of the Weston GO station.

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  16. GO trains on Kitchener line, UP Express holding after track-level fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    UP Express service and GO Transit trains along the Kitchener line are suspended after a GO train struck someone at track level Tuesday morning. #UPExpress service is suspended due to fatality on tracks.

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  17. Body of elderly man pulled from Lake OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CFRB

    Toronto Police are looking for answers after the body of an elderly man was pulled from the waters of Lake Ontario. The man was retrieved from an area near Queen's Quay and Dan Leckie Way, east of Bathurst St at about 5:20 a.m. Tuesday.

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  18. Undated file photo of a Toronto police cruiser. the Canadian PressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 680News

    He was found at Queens Quay Way and Dan Leckie Way, between Bathurst Street and Spadina Avenue, around 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

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  19. Conrad Black motion on sale of Toronto mansion goes to Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Federal Court will hear a motion Tuesday from Conrad Black, who argues that liens placed on his home by tax authorities are preventing him from selling the property. The Federal Court is hearing a motion today from former media baron Conrad Black, who is arguing that liens placed on his Toronto estate by tax authorities are preventing him from selling the property.

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  20. Body pulled out of Lake OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Toronto Fire Services said they were called around 5:20 a.m. to the Toronto waterfront at Queens Quay W. and Dan Leckie Way near Bathurst St. to assist with a “body retrieval.”

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