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  1. Michael Ford wins byelection in Toronto Ward 2, replaces late uncle Rob FordRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Langley Advance

    ... ailing brother, but lost to John Tory, while Rob Ford was elected as city councillor for Ward 2. Many people in Etobicoke remain staunchly loyal to the Ford family, and some political observers had said the race was the younger Ford's to lose. Rob ... 1 comment

  2. Michael Ford wins Toronto Ward 2 byelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    ... ailing brother, but lost to John Tory, while Rob Ford was elected as city councillor for Ward 2. Many people in Etobicoke remain staunchly loyal to the Ford family, and some political observers had said the race was the younger Ford's to lose. Rob ...

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  3. Construction for Bloor St. bike lanes to start August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    City of Toronto staff will report back next year with a recommendation about whether the bike lanes on Bloor should be made permanent, modified or removed. A construction notice from the city says work between Shaw St. and Avenue Rd. will begin Aug. 2 after council approved the pilot this May after years-long advocacy from the cycling community.

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  4. Toronto stores say LRT construction could kill businessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Parts of Toronto's Eglinton Avenue are already messy thanks to the incoming Crosstown LRT. But as the city gets ready to start building stations, some local businesses are getting worried, especially those between Braemar Avenue to Oriole Parkway.

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  5. Toronto police seek man allegedly caught peeking at woman in Chinatown bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    Police say this man was caught looking through the crack of a bathroom stall near Dundas Street and Spadina Avenue. Toronto police are looking for a man who was caught "peeking" at a woman in a bathroom stall in Chinatown earlier this month.

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  6. 2 arrested overnight after separate impaired driving crashes in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    The second crash happened just before 1 a.m. involving five vehicles in the area of Eglinton Ave. and the Don Valley Parkway.

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  7. Urban Planner: Mr. Show, Best In Show, and ShowgirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Torontoist

    Torontoist loves that you can go out and see or do something every day or night in our city, often for less per week than what a cable TV package would cost. Urban Planner is your weekly curated guide to what's on in Toronto-things that are local, affordable, and exceptional.

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  8. Former mayor Rob Forda s legacy to be put to test in Toronto byelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... the city with his headline-grabbing antics, including an admission he smoked crack which in office, in the Etobicoke North neighbourhood he called home, many remain staunchly loyal to the Ford family, and some observers have said the race is the ...

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  9. Former mayor Rob Ford's legacy to be put to test in Toronto byelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Coast Reporter

    ... the city with his headline-grabbing antics, including an admission he smoked crack which in office, in the Etobicoke North neighbourhood he called home, many remain staunchly loyal to the Ford family, and some observers have said the race is the ... 1 comment

  10. Man, woman injured in shooting in Toronto's west endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    Toronto police are investigating a double shooting on Howard Park Avenue south of Bloor Street West near Dundas Street West. Danny Antonopoulos, deputy commander of Toronto Paramedics Services, said a man was shot in his torso and a woman was shot in her leg at about 5:20 a.m. on Howard Park Avenue south of Bloor Street West near Dundas Street West.

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  11. Heat warning upgraded to extended heat warning in Toronto, cooling centres openRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CFRB

    ... York Civic Centre 5100 Yonge St. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) Driftwood Community Centre 4401 Jane St. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) Etobicoke Civic Centre 399 The West Mall (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) McGregor Community Centre 2231 Lawrence Ave. E. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) ...

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  12. Residents march against violence in Jane and Finch neighbourhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CFRB

    Residents of the city's Jane and Finch neighbourhood and Police Chief Mark Saunders marched shoulder to shoulder on Saturday in a show of solidarity amid a recent rise in gun violence. Saunders was one of several members of the Toronto Police Service on hand for the 'Rallying Da6 against Violence' march, which began at the intersection of Jane Street and Finch Avenue and terminated at Downsview Park.

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

    Saturday Jul 23 | 680News

    Shooting Kipling Ave and John Garland Blvd, officers are O/S and have located one victim. Witnesses call 911 ^ma Paramedics said the man, believed to be in his 20s, is in serious condition and has a gunshot wound to his upper back.

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  14. Rexdale shooting leaves man in serious condition, Toronto paramedics sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CBC News

    A man has been rushed to a trauma centre in serious condition after being shot in Rexdale on Saturday, Toronto paramedics say. The male victim is in his late 20s and was shot in the back, according to paramedics, who say they got the call at 3:56 p.m. Shooting Kipling Ave and John Garland Blvd, officers are O/S and have located one victim.

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  15. Torontonians want texting-and-walking ban, poll saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Toronto Star

    ... crossed all demographics, except those who voted for Doug Ford in the 2014 mayoral election, car commuters and Etobicoke residents. Forum conducted the poll of 868 randomly selected Toronto adults on July 18 using an interactive voice response ...

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  16. 'A stroller in the living room': Why Toronto needs to make condos family-friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CBC News

    Chris Murphy and his son, Apollo, 2, hang out on the rooftop of the family's condo at Bay and Dundas streets. The city's reaching out to families like theirs to find out how to make Toronto high-rises more kid-friendly.

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  17. A grazer's guide to alternative grocers in and around TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Globe and Mail

    Toronto and its suburbs are a region of incredible international food marts that can liven up the way you eat and drink Honami Kim shops at P.A.T. Central, an incredible but oft-overlooked Korean grocer on Bloor Street West. A friend and I were eating our way through Scarborough the other week when he pointed toward an enormous supermarket I'd never heard of.

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  18. A new AGO exhibit explores space and raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Globe and Mail

    Artist Theaster Gates poses for a photo during a tour of his latest exhibition, How to Build a House at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto Artist Theaster Gates poses for a photo during a tour of his latest exhibition, How to Build a House at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto "Is there a way we can turn up the volume?" Theaster Gates is standing next to Shrine, part of his new installation at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto; a house track by the late Frankie Knuckles pulses out of the speakers. But not loudly enough.

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  19. Students say gun pointed at them in Toronto school parking lot, school on lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | 680News

    An armed robbery took place near St. Mary's Catholic Secondary School on Friday and students from the school said they had a gun pointed at them in the parking lot. Street robbery nr Dufferin St and Bloor St W, rpt of poss firearm used.

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  20. Kubas chasing down triathlon successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | InsideHalton.com

    Speaking volumes about her ever-present willingness to test her limits, that simple but spirited creed no doubt served her well late last month in Bell River . Failing to take in sufficient fuel on a humid Sunday, Kubas' legs were "wobbly" through the stretch drive of the run and she literally collapsed at the finish line.

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