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  1. Meryn McCann Cranks Out Sizzler in 200 Free at 2015 Canadian Age Group ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Meryn McCann of Burlington, Ont., started one of the biggest months of her swimming life well by with a victory in 200-metre freestyle on Saturday for her third individual gold of the 2015 Canadian Age Group Championships. The 16-year-old from Etobicoke Swimming Club finished third in 16- to 18-year-old girls 100-m backstroke in her first final of the evening at the Laval University Sports and Physical Education Pavilion aquatics centre.

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  2. Toronto man facing child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CFRB

    A Toronto man is facing child pornography charges after police executed a search warrant at a residence (in the Markham Road and Eglinton Avenue East area) on Thursday.

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  3. Historicist: Come Out to Caribana '67Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Torontoist

    "Laughing girls in leopard skins dance along Bloor St in Saturday's Caribana '67 parade. Toronto's 8,000 West Indians are throwing a week-long centennial party on Centre Island and inviting the rest of the city to join in the fun."

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  4. Brace for road closures this long weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CFRB

    The August long weekend is always marked by the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival. Prepare for road closures and heavy traffic as the carnival's grand parade winds itself through the waterfront on Saturday Aug. 1 2015.

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  5. Toronto man faces child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    A Toronto man is facing child pornography charges after police executed a search warrant at a residence (in the Markham Road and Eglinton Avenue East area) on Thursday.

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  6. A call to action: Black Lives Matter Toronto continues the fight against racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Activists and members of Black Lives Matter shut down the Allen Expressway on July 27, 2015, to protest the recent fatal shootings of two black men by GTA police officers. Activists and members of Black Lives Matter shut down the Allen Expressway on July 27, 2015, to protest the recent fatal shootings of two black men by GTA police officers.

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  7. This man was seen committing indecent acts near Dundas and Bellwoods on July 25.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 680News

    Toronto police have issued a public safety alert regarding a man who has committed several "indecent acts" in the area of the Trinity Bellwoods Park. Authorities say that on July 25 the man was seen riding his bicycle and committing indecent acts near the intersection of Dundas Street West and Bellwoods Avenue.

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  8. Nandini Jha and her daughter Niyati in an undated photo. Photo via Mississauga NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 680News

    A Toronto judge wept as she handed down a 10-year sentence to a Mississauga mother found guilty in the savage beating death of her toddler. Justice Deena Baltman was so overwhelmed with emotion she wept, even needing to call a brief recess, as she announced the reasoning behind her sentencing and thanked the jury for their work.

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  9. Toronto's big gay patio guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Xtra!

    Whether it's sipping on a Blood Simple at the Belljar CafA deep in the west end or savouring a smoked habanero caesar at Aft Kitchen & Bar on Queen Street East, the options for living it up on a patio have never been better for queer folks in Toronto. The range and diversity of spaces across this great city is staggering and seemingly limitless.

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  10. Toronto Daystarter: Friday, July 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    We will hit a high of 30 C today with a chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening. You can expect some rain on both Saturday and Sunday with daytime highs in the mid-20s.

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  11. Toronto Caribbean parade need to know: Road closures, transit, route mapRead the original story

    Friday | 680News

    A woman takes part in the Toronto Caribbean Carnival on July 30, 2011. GETTY IMAGES/The Toronto Star/Carlos Osorio Masqueraders in colourful costumes, people dancing to the beat of steel bands, and lively music are all part of Toronto's Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival parade , which takes over a section of Lake Shore Boulevard on Saturday.

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  12. Five things to do this weekend: Caribbean Carnival, food trucks and Kurt Russell, oh myRead the original story

    Friday | 680News

    A parader checks on her jewels during the Caribbean Carnival in Toronto on Aug. 3, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michelle Siu We have a variety of happenings for the August long weekend, ranging from the Caribbean Carnival to a food truck festival.

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  13. Each of Anthony Melman and Belinda Stronach Confirm Ownership...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Canada NewsWire

    Stronach now, directly or indirectly, own: 2,661,130 Class B shares of the Corporation , and 157,303 share purchase warrants . As of the date hereof, each of their holdings represents approximately 22.5% of the issued and outstanding Class B Shares and approximately 5.8% of the issued and outstanding Class A restricted voting shares of the Corporation and Class B Shares, assuming no forfeiture of any of their Founders Shares or any acquisition of additional Class B Units depending on the extent to which the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters pursuant to the Offering is exercised.

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  14. Toronto Food Events: Toronto Food Truck Festival, Vegan Food & Drink...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BlogTO

    Toronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.

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  15. Craft brewers that have retail stores in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BlogTO

    ... offerings. 1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, 416.736.1733; Open daily from 12pm-3:30pm Black Oak Brewery This Etobicoke brewery sells six packs of their Nut Brown and Pale Ales as well as excellent seasonal beers, kegs, and assorted swag. 75 Horner ...

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  16. Ontario launches public consultations into police cardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Toronto Star

    Uranranebi Agbeyegbe screams into a microphone during a Black Lives Matter protest that marched from Gilbert Avenue to Allen Rd on Eglinton Ave. earlier this week. The protest shut down the southbound Allen Road for around 30 minutes, causing traffic to reverse and exit through Lawrence Ave. With the Black Lives Matter protest that blocked traffic on the Allen Expressway earlier this week still fresh in the minds of many, the provincial government has announced plans to begin public consultations on street checks or carding.

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  17. Summer Sizzles at the Toronto Caribbean Carnival Grand ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Where Toronto

    The always colourful Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival -affectionately known as Caribana-is one of summer's liveliest street parties. More than 15,000 people are expected to take part in the August 1 parade, which wends its westerly way along Lake Shore Boulevard from Exhibition Place.

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  18. Byron Marvin Reid, of Toronto, is wanted by police for kidnapping and sexual assault.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | 680News

    Toronto police have identified 30-year-old Byron Marvin Reid as one of two men who allegedly kidnapped three women and committed two sexual assaults earlier this month. On July 6 at around 4 a.m., three women were driving in the Dundas Street West and Winston Churchill Boulevard area of Mississauga when their car broke down.

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  19. The top 10 outdoor swimming pools in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | BlogTO

    ... warm days. Rotary Peace Park (11th Street) Rotary Peace Park is a great option if you live in the far west. This Etobicoke swimming hole hosts classes for every age and offers both lane and leisure swims. When you're finished you can always find a ...

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  20. Media Advisory: Community Legal Clinic Releases Ministry of Labour...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Market Wire

    After over a year of investigation, the Ontario Ministry of Labour has finally completed its investigation of the employment standards claims of over sixty former employees of Regal Restaurants. The claims against Regal and its former directors included unpaid wages, overtime pay, and various other statutory entitlements.

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