East York Newswire (Page 9)

East York Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for East York (Toronto, ON). (Page 9)

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  1. Toronto councillor proposes stop sign cameras in residential areasRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | 680News

    At a meeting of Toronto's public works committee on Thursday, Burnside lobbied for the installation of cameras at stop signs in residential neighborhoods. The issue of safety on residential streets is an important one to Burnside - he was elected in Ward 26 following the tragic death of a 7-year-old girl in July of 2014.


  2. Mapping Toronto's Rental ComplaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Torontoist

    Data from MLS Investigations from March 31, 2013 to April 1, 2015. Map by Sean Marshall.


  3. Stop-sign cameras proposed for Toronto by Leaside councilorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Leaside councilor Jon Burnside wants Toronto to consider putting cameras by stop signs to make sure drivers observe safety laws in residential neighbourhoods. Burnside, who was a police officer for 10 years, said that intersections get safer when drivers realize they will be caught and punished for breaking the rules.


  4. Exploding Kittens coming to TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | BlogTO

    Turn your kitties away from the screen or just hide them in a box for a few minutes so they don't see your face overcome with evil glee: Toronto has been chosen as a testing zone for the comical card game that's already become an internet sensation: Exploding Kittens . Cartoonist Matthew Inman of The Oatmeal created one of the most successful Kickstarters of all time for the game, which combines cats, explosions, and laserbeams in a quest to save innocent cartoon kitties from, well, exploding.


  5. Entertainment BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Beach Metro Community News

    ... Tickets are $25 at the door or $22 in advance . Bill MacLean , former Beach Metro News entertainment writer and East York resident, will be performing with the Ian White Band on Thursday, April 16 at the Free Times CafA , 320 College St. The ...


  6. Lives Lived: Klaas Anne Dekkema, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Family man, church leader, landscaper. Born on July 4, 1935, in Onderdendam, the Netherlands; died on Feb. 6, 2015, in Toronto, of cancer, aged 79. Klaas Dekkema met his future wife, Enga Pypker, in Toronto shortly after the two teenagers arrived from Holland after the Second World War.


  7. Toronto to consider lowering speed limits on residential streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... city-wide "road safety plan" that remains to be fleshed out. There was also a request last August by Toronto and East York Community Council for a report on moving to 30 km/h limits across neighbourhoods in those parts of the city. The report on ...


  8. Iconic artwork can be a monsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Beach Metro Community News

    When Al Runt's mural got smashed off Lee's Palace to make way for a burrito joint, the pieces spread all over Toronto. People fished deep in a dumpster by Lee's to salvage chunks of Runt's best-known work - a huge collage of cartoon creatures.


  9. Shower of bricks reveals TCHC's ruined facade: KeenanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    When you hear people talk about a looming $2-billion state-of-good-repair backlog at Toronto Community Housing, as Mayor John Tory did last week , it can sound a bit abstract. I mean, we can tell that's a truckload of money - or a whole fleetload - but what is this “backlog” exactly, or this “state” that needs “repair”? What does it look like? Well, in part it looks like a hail of bricks raining down like bombs on a pedestrian walkway, as a building that is home to hundreds of people literally falls apart around them.


  10. More arrests in teen Trevor Seraphine's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    A woman is the latest person to be arrested and charged in connection with the murder of 17-year-old Trevor Seraphine last month. Samelia Dania Wiltshire, 24, was arrested Friday, April 3 and charged with accessory after the fact to murder.


  11. TCHC repair record questioned after weekend brick facade collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | GlobalNews

    Toronto Community Housing officials say they are doing their best to conduct repairs to hundreds of ageing housing units under its care after bricks came crumbling down from one of its buildings on Saturday. "This year we're spending $175 million in capital repairs.


  12. Man dies after Toronto streetcar hits himRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | CNews

    Toronto Police say the pedestrian was attempting to cross Broadview Ave., just north of Gerrard St. E., around 8:15 p.m. when he was hit by a northbound 504 King streetcar. "He walked out between two parked cars and right in front of the streetcar," Staff-Sgt. 1 comment

  13. What Weston Road used to look like in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | BlogTO

    Alternately twisty and arrow straight Weston Road makes its way from confusing origins south of St. Clair Ave. to a quiet rural intersection about 40 kilometres north of the city in Holland Marsh. Named for the old village of Weston, which it once primarily served, the road used to be heavily industrial along its southern reaches: factories that made automobiles, boilers, and pianos, as well as manufacturing plants that turned out bags of flour and piles of butchered meat were all common within the Junction.


  14. Historicist: Sidney Furie and A Dangerous AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Torontoist

    "I wanted to start a Canadian film industry," Sidney Furie told the Canadian Press in January 1962 from his self-imposed exile in England. "But nobody cared.


  15. How my neighbourhood looks and sounds in OjibwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A bird's-eye view of Toronto in 1893, from the Humber River in the west to Victoria Park Avenue in the east. A bird's-eye view of Toronto in 1893, from the Humber River in the west to Victoria Park Avenue in the east.


  16. Russell Martin ready to show Toronto, the Blue Jays and Canada the kind of player, and man, he isRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... was not yet three years old. His parents had separated and moved to the Montreal area from the Toronto borough of East York where he was born. "I remember throwing a fit," he says with a smile. "I just knew that I could do it. I had the training ...


  17. New charges in Trevor Seraphine murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | CNews

    A 24-year-old woman is accused of helping two brothers after they allegedly gunned down an innocent teenage boy at a Toronto government housing complex last week. Toronto Police say the accused is now the second person arrested in the Mar. 21 slaying of Trevor Seraphine out front of a Toronto Community Housing Corporation complex near Eglinton Ave. W. and Martin Grove Rd. Homicide investigators have said the 17-year-old boy, the city's ninth murder victim of the year, was simply walking from one apartment building in the complex to another when he was shot in cold blood.


  18. Toronto police look for more witnesses to McDonald's double shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | CBC News

    Toronto Police want to speak to these two men, who they say may have witnessed a deadly double shooting inside a Danforth Avenue McDonald's. Homicide detectives released the images of four people who were in a Danforth Avenue McDonald's the night a security guard opened fire and killed two men.


  19. Police make six arrests in homicide of Malcolm MarfoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Nearly two years after an ambitious crackdown on the Dixon City Bloods, Toronto police have arrested six alleged members of the notorious Etobicoke gang and charged them with first-degree murder in the death of a young man last month. After early-morning raids of homes in Dixon Rd. area Thursday, six were arrested and charged in the killing of Malcolm Marfo, a 22-year-old man shot dead in a Rexdale highrise on March 17. The accused include Lioban Hussein, 20; Mohamed Omar, 26; Saieed Hagi, 20; Sharmarke Farah, 18; Hanad Farah, 21; and Ali Mohamed Isse, 21. One individual is under 18 and may not be identified.


  20. Martin to live childhood 'dream' of playing in MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Toronto Blue Jays

    When the Blue Jays take the field at Olympic Stadium on Friday, one of Russell Martin 's earliest childhood dreams will come true: playing professional baseball in Montreal. Martin spent countless hours as a child fantasizing about putting on a big league uniform in front of the friends and family who supported him throughout his formative years as a teenager growing up in La Belle Province.