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  1. Time running out for Brampton to make decision on new transit lineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    With the province warning that Brampton has to make up its mind "urgently" about whether to accept a new transit line, the city's council is moving one step closer to a decision on the politically contentious project. The Brampton portion of a provincially funded light rail transit line from the local GO station to the one at Port Credit has provoked stiff opposition.

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  2. From Ryerson to Queen's Park: University president Sheldon Levy to become deputy ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Power was cut off to 400,000 residences as well as businesses and traffic lights as a massive storm blew through southwestern B.C. on Saturday. Never a dull moment on the red carpet of the MTV Video Music Awards in L.A., California on Sunday night.

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  3. What to do with interns and coop students | By Larry MogelonskyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    LMA Communications Inc. 20 Eglinton Ave West Suite 1102 Toronto, ON M4R 1K8 Canada Tollfree: 1.800.387.1399 Phone: 416.440.2500 Fax: 416.440.2504 Visit Website Interns and coop students are far more than just temporary recruits brought aboard to finish all the menial jobs piling up around the office. In many cases, there are laws preventing this kind of treatment - the sorts of laws stipulating that interns must complete "meaningful labor" and that's inscribed by that terminology.

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  4. One person is in hospital after a stabbing near Bloor and Keele streets on Sept. 1, 2015. CITYNEWS.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 680News

    Toronto police said the injuries are minor and the victim is expected to recover, but haven't disclosed the victim's gender, age or name.

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  5. File photo of a Toronto police cruiser.Read the original story

    Monday | 680News

    According to police, a passerby who had gone to Horton Park on Oswego Road near Eglinton Ave. and Danforth Ave. to have a smoke saw what appeared to be a man lying in the grass.

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  6. Ryerson president to become a deputy minister at Queen's ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 680News

    Levy says he will be joining the provincial government as deputy minister of training, colleges and universities as of Dec 1. He has overseen the rejuvenation of the university's campus in downtown Toronto that included the development of the former Maple Leaf Gardens as a new athletic centre and building a new student centre along Yonge St.

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  7. Ryerson president Sheldon Levy heading to Queen's ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    Ryerson University president Sheldon Levy at Ryerson's fall convocation in 2007. Levy took over as Ryerson president in 2005, after serving as president of Sheridan College and executive roles at York University, University of Toronto and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology.

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  8. More bike lanes coming to downtown TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 680News

    Flexible posts for the new lanes are being added to Richmond from Parliament Street to York Street and on Adelaide from Simcoe Street to Parliament. Once finished, cyclists will have their own space on both streets stretching from Parliament in the east to Bathurst Street in the west.

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  9. BWW Interview: Idina Menzel Talks World Tour, If/Then, Online Backlash, and MoreRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Idina Menzel will perform in Montreal tomorrow and at the Sony Centre in Toronto this Wednesday as part of her 2015 world tour. Menzel is of course best known for her work in WICKED and FROZEN, and also recently concluded a Broadway run in her star vehicle IF/THEN which she will take on tour this fall.

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  10. Presales lead Toronto condo boom in first half of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Globe and Mail

    A view from inside Market Square, a condominium complex overlooking Front Street and St. Lawrence Market. A view from inside Market Square, a condominium complex overlooking Front Street and St. Lawrence Market.

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  11. Speech therapy can prevent a lifetime of struggles, so why are kids waiting so long for it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Globe and Mail

    Eddie Hopkins, 4, works with speech-language therapist Jocelyn Fedyczko at Canoe Therapy Clinic in Toronto. Speech therapy can prevent a lifetime of struggles, but an early start is crucial.

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  12. It is Canada? Toronto city subsidize apartment building where infidels cannot resideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Toronto: August 29, 2015. 'Ban on Infidels to get housing in an apartment building in Toronto where city government entered in an agreement with mosque that only Muslims will reside in this building' against which one Canadian citizen named Ezra Levant have launched a petition.

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  13. Captain John's coming apart at the last port: KeenanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Toronto Star

    On a sunny August afternoon, the mouth of the Welland Canal in Port Colborne at the shore of Lake Erie offers a picturesque lesson into the marine history of Ontario. In the waters where shipping traffic once travelled non-stop every day, a few children skinny dip off the steps of the pier; the impressive bulk and height of one of the canal's few remaining lift bridges overlooks the fading footprint of the three earlier canals that flowed here and the stone abutments of retired bridges and locks; along West Street there are historical markers outlining the ongoing industrial history of the town straddling the now shuttered pilot's cabin.

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  14. Other Community PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Philipine Reporter

    Rebecca, a Toronto university student, receives her prize, a Philippine Reporter 25th anniversary edition mug, from editor Hermie Garcia at Taste of Manila on Bathurst St. and Wilson Ave. last Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. She correctly captioned a photo at the Facebook Page of The Philippine Reporter.

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  15. No infidels allowed........Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Canadian Content

    Austin Lewis is a 21-year-old Toronto man who's paralyzed, and confined to a wheelchair. He needs public housing.

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  16. For Canada, the story of the quest for elite basketball status begins in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Globe and Mail

    With a solid foundation laid by previous generations of Canadian talent, it's time to see what an unparalleled class of NBA players, most born and bred in a new basketball city, Toronto, can do at the highest international levels Clockwise from top left: Oliver Hanlan, Kelly Olynyk, Jamal Murray and Nik Stauskas during training camp; Andrew Wiggins works out; Robert Sacre; Dwight Powell; Nik Stauskas. Centre: general manager Steve Nash and head coach Jay Triano.

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  17. Should Toronto invest in more outdoor gyms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | BlogTO

    ... near College and Ossington and Julius Deutsch Park at Cecil and Huron Streets. Now, a group wants to bring it to North York with the Local Impact Participatory Budget Pilot . Ward 33 has $150,000 to spend on community improvement projects. Earlier ...

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  18. To remember the Galleria Mall is not to hate change: KeenanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Toronto Star

    My esteemed colleague John Semley recorded a video column for thestar.com this week, pithily taking the vinegar out of “people who lament the passing of so-called 'vintage Toronto,'” including the “tacky, gaudy neon stretches of Yonge St.,” and the “iconic eyesore Honest Ed's.” The occasion for his comments was that some of us had been pouring one out and saying a few kind words in anticipation of the likely redevelopment of Galleria Mall, near Dufferin and Dupont.

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  19. What a $10 million house looks like in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | BlogTO

    For most people, $10 million is an utterly incomprehensible amount of money. Think of it like this: say your household income is $75,000 a year it would take 133 years for your bank statement to show eight figures. 1 comment

  20. Finalists for the 2015 Toronto Book Awards announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... Centre, with other events in Lethbridge, Saskatoon, Kitchener, and Halifax. Authors will also present at the North York Central Library on October 8th, with Lynn Crosbie reading for Atwood and Emily St. John Mandel's editor, Jennifer Lambert, ...

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