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  1. Boycott row with Crown Holdings Canada spills over into LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | BeverageDaily

    The protest was launched by the United Steelworkers trade union in Toronto and has the backing of the Canadian Labour Congress A row broke out after 120 Toronto Steelworkers, who have manufactured beer cans at Crown Holdings North York factory for 25 years, were forced to strike in 2013, after the multi-national company allegedly cut pensions, eliminated the cost of living allowance and cut wages for new starters. Crown has refused to negotiate a fair resolution to the 19-month strike, according to USW, and is rumoured to have said in the event of a settlement, most union members will lose their jobs to replacement workers recruited to operate the Toronto factory during the strike.

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  2. 5 Toronto intersections as they were 150 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | BlogTO

    Originally Dublin, then York, the bulk of the town was still mostly clustered along the waterfront between Parliament and Bathurst streets. The tallest structures were church spires and factory chimneys and large parts of present day downtown were reserved for industrial use.

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  3. MusicFest 2015: A Kaleidoscope of Chords and ColoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | BlogTO

    Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m., join our handbells, handchimes, band, choir and organ in celebrating MusicFest: A Kaleidoscope of Chords and Colours! A vast range of colourful music covering an array of genres will be sure to entertain an audience of all ages. St. John's York Mills, 19 Don Ridge Dr., Toronto.

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  4. Honest Ed's sells more hand painted signs at Saturday's saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | 680News

    People started lining up in the wee hours of Saturday, hoping to buy a piece of history from Toronto's landmark discount store Honest Ed's. Those who missed last year's sign sale were able to try their luck again to own one of the store's handmade painted signs, before the store closes its doors on Dec. 31, 2016.

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  5. A taste of Toronto: Restaurant fare is tantalizing in the cosmopolitan cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Post-gazette.com

    Canada's largest and most international city is one of my favorites to visit since I moved to Pittsburgh. It's relatively easy to get there from here, and you can block off the same amount of time to drive to Toronto as you would for New York or Philadelphia.

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  6. Man in hospital after North York shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Globe and Mail

    An adult man sustained non-life threatening injuries Friday night after the third shooting just this week near Jane and Finch. The victim was shot in the torso while in his car just after 9 p.m. near Driftwood Avenue on Finch Street.

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  7. Historicist: Opening Day at Maple Leaf StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Torontoist

    The bottom of the ninth inning. Trailing by a score of 5-0, the odds were terrible for a comeback by the hometown team.

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  8. To catch a killer: The memoirs of an OPP criminal profilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Toronto Star

    Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.” In April 1992 I received a call from Det. Insp. 1 comment

  9. Cummins & Partners opens in TorontoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Marketing

    On April 8, the agency will officially open its newest office in Toronto, which follows the launch of its New York office last summer. Though the office has only been in the works for a number of weeks, the newly mounted Cummins & Partners Canada already has a stable of clients that includes Heidi Klum Intimates, Perrier-JouA t and VDKA6100.

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  10. Entertainment BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Beach Metro Community News

    Ottawa native and Beach convert Tommie-Amber Pirie stars in Pretend We're Kissing , just released at the Carlton Theatre after a closing spot at the Canadian Film Festival. Beacher Tommie-Amber Pirie, right, and Dov Teifenbach browse a Toronto record store in a scene from Pretend We're Kissing.

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  11. Toronto swimwear maker La Maison De Pascale brings its special swimwear show for future bridesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | PR Log

    If you've never been more ready to say hello to summer, the upcoming swimwear fashion show featuring Pascale Swim apparel will get you into the summer spirit. PRLog - April 7, 2015 - TORONTO, Ontario -- I f you've never been more ready to say hello to summer, the upcoming swimwear fashion show featuring Pascale Swim apparel will get you into the summer spirit.

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  12. Rashaad Newsome throws shadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Xtra!

    The video Shade Compositions begins with a group of people of colour on a stage looking very unimpressed. A young man in front has a purse dangling from the crook in his arm.

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  13. Bp. Abgar Hovakimian, Canada Primate visited Toronto mayor John ToryRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Groong

    PRESS OFFICE 615 Stuart Avenue, Outremont, Quebec, Canada H2V 3H2 Tel.: 276 9479 Fax: 276 9960 Email: contact@armenianchurch.ca Web: http://www.armenianchurch.ca/ Toronto Mayor John Tory confirmed his participation in the Ecumenical Prayer on April 19, 2015, in the Metropolitan United Church of Toronto, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. On Monday, March 23, 2015, His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimian, Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese paid a visit to Mr. John Tory, Mayor of Toronto.

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  14. Doldrums seeks bigger and better things with Sub PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Canada.com

    After years of transience while touring, as well as an extended stay at an apartment on Van Horne Ave. that doubled as a venue, the Toronto native has settled into a more permanent residence on Parc Ave. The stability allowed him to buckle down and finish his scattershot second album, The Air Conditioned Nightmare, and he's looking forward to finally having a home base. But the release of his follow-up to 2013's Lesser Evil also means a long-standing association with the city has been uprooted.

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  15. 5 underground dreams Toronto never realizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | BlogTO

    Toronto has long fancied itself as an underground city. Since the early 1900s, when Boston and New York were excavating their first underground rail lines, this city has dreamed of building subterranean streetcar "tubes."

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

    Monday Apr 6 | 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.

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  17. Future Shop stores re-open under Best Buy nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Toronto Star

    All 65 Future Shop stores that have been consolidated under the Best Buy brand re-opened on Saturday as planned, including seven in the Greater Toronto Area, the company says. The stores that re-opened still look like Future Shop stores, which used red as their brand identity.

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

    Monday Apr 6 | 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.

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

    Monday Apr 6 | 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.

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  20. Newsstand: April 6, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Torontoist

    ... be some opposition in Toronto, mayor John Tory has publicly come out in favour of the company's presence here. North York Harvest Food Bank is in the midst of a spring food and fundraising drive , the goal of which is to raise $100,000 and bring in ...

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