North York Newswire (Page 5)

North York Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for North York (Toronto, ON). (Page 5)

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  1. Province and city team up for another transit announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | CBC News

    The stops will be at Bloor Street West and Lansdowne Avenue, Spadina Avenue and Front Street West, in Liberty Village, and at St. Clair West and Keele Street - all along the Barrie and Kitchener GO Transit lines. Ontario's Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca made the announcement from Toronto's Liberty Village neighbourhood with Mayor John Tory.

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  2. Toronto police to apologize for 1981 bathhouse raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | InsideHalton.com

    When police stormed four gay bathhouses in Toronto on Feb. 5, 1981, patrons were mocked, humiliated - and arrested by the hundreds. The raids outed men who considered the private clubs a sanctuary, free from the hostility of a populace who disapproved of, or didn't understand, intimacy between men.

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  3. Toronto police to apologize for 1981 bathhouse raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | The Toronto Star

    When police stormed four gay bathhouses in Toronto on Feb. 5, 1981, patrons were mocked, humiliated - and arrested by the hundreds. The raids outed men who considered the private clubs a sanctuary, free from the hostility of a populace who disapproved of, or didn't understand, intimacy between men.

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  4. Hydro crews busy in East York, Scarborough as high winds sweep TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | CBC News

    High winds brought down trees in a number of neighbourhoods in Toronto on Monday night, causing power outages in East York and Scarborough. Florence Gabriel, spokesperson for Toronto Hydro, said power was out for about 3,400 customers in East York for about two hours.

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  5. One-stop subway plan needs 'rethink' with 25 LRT stops possible, critics sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Toronto Star

    A revised transit plan for Scarborough risks giving residents just one new rapid transit stop when 25 stops could be built at roughly the same cost, critics say. Now that the estimate for a one-stop subway extension has ballooned to $2.9 billion , experts in city building and council critics say bad politics are trumping good planning.

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  6. Iran ordered to turn over North York house to U.S. victims of terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The Toronto Star

    Judge dismisses arguments of state immunity and turns over the house - which once drew dubious attention as a Center for Iranian Studies - to Americans who went to court against Iran. This unassuming North York bungalow is at the centre of international intrigue over U.S. victims of Iran-sponsored terror.

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  7. KingSet, AIMCo to own half of Scotia PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | InsideHalton.com

    KingSett Capital and the Alberta Investment Management Corp. are acquiring a 50 per cent interest in Scotia Plaza, including 100 Yonge St. in downtown Toronto, in a deal valued at well over half a billion dollars. Under the arrangement, KingSett and AIMCo have agreed to buy a 16.67 per cent ownership interest in the property from Dream Office REIT while concurrently acquiring the 33.33 interest currently owned by H&R REIT.

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  8. Feds invest $600K for youth employment to help curb gun violence in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | GlobalNews

    Toronto is receiving an additional $600,000 from the federal government to boost the Canada Summer Jobs program and create opportunities for troubled youth as a short-term solution to combat a spate of gun violence in the city. The announcement was made following a meeting with Mayor John Tory and a group of Toronto-area Liberal federal MPs at city hall on Monday.

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  9. Extreme Heat Warning issued as summer arrives in TorontoRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | CFRB

    ... the duration of the Extended Heat Warning.) o East York Civic Centre - 850 Coxwell Ave. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) o North York Civic Centre - 5100 Yonge St. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) o Driftwood Community Centre - 4401 Jane St. (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) o Etobicoke ...

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  10. It's stinking hot. So why do so few of Toronto's schools have air conditioning? Mapping our a/cRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | National Post

    Bianca Barros just can't get used to the blistering heat on the third floor of Dante Alighieri Academy in Toronto. Two weeks ago, the temperature inside the school spoiled a ham and cheese sandwich she had for lunch.

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  11. Toronto sees first new streetcar route in 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | CKNW News Talk 980

    A new streetcar route connecting the city's east end and west ends is hoping to give some much needed relief to the busy 504 King Street streetcar line. The 514 Cherry streetcar will begin running Sunday and will operate every eight to nine minutes during peak times and every 15 minutes during off-peak times.

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  12. New Toronto streetcar route touted as solution to King car's congestionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 19 | CBC News

    The TTC's Brad Ross said the new route will help to move some of the people who use the King route, which sees 65,000 people on it during a typical weekday. A new streetcar is starting to roll down streets today, part of the city's efforts to battle one of the most congested routes in the downtown core.

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  13. The top 20 street festivals in Toronto for summer 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | BlogTO

    The top street festivals in Toronto this summer are like taking a trip around the world in one season. You'll experience food, dance, people, vendors and music from the cultures that make this city so diverse.

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  14. TTC officially launches 514 Cherry streetcarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | CFRB

    The new 514 Cherry streetcar, which officially goes into service on Sunday, connects Cherry Street and the West Don Lands area in the east to Dufferin Street and Liberty Village in the west. It streetcar will run every eight to nine minutes during peak periods and every 15 minutes at all other times.

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  15. Mexican mom gets right to stay in Canada, fears for deported husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | The Toronto Star

    Mexican woman relieved to be able to stay in Canada after years in hiding, but worries for safety of deported husband. Marcela Gomez Camacho, with sons, Josue, 13 and Santiago, 6, have finally been able to come out of hiding after being granted permanent residence status on humanitarian and compassionate grounds.

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  16. CPP critics say current plan contradicts Morneau's 2012 bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Globe and Mail

    Finance Minister Bill Morneau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa last month. Finance Minister Bill Morneau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa last month.

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  17. Woman Wanted For Alleged Assault On-board TTC BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Toronto police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a woman, wanted in connection with an alleged assault on-board a TTC bus last month. According to police, a 25 year old man was riding the bus on Sheppard Avenue West, from Downsview Station on Wednesday, May 18th.

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  18. Craft beer makers set sights on farmers' marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Toronto Star

    Now that beer is being sold in supermarkets , craft brewers are turning their sights to farmers' markets as the next frontier. Locally made beers would be a perfect fit with Ontario VQA wines and hard ciders already cleared for sale alongside market tables heaped with fresh produce, meats and more, says president John Hay of Ontario Craft Brewers .

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  19. Police have released this photo of a woman wanted in a TTC assault in May. PHOTO: Toronto PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | 680News

    Toronto police are looking for a woman who allegedly assaulted a 25-year-old man on a TTC bus on May 18. According to police, the man was riding a bus on Sheppard Avenue West from Downsview Station when a woman got onto the bus and sat next to him, hitting him in the face with her backpack. A verbal argument ensued, and the woman reportedly stood up and punched the man in the head approximately 10 times.

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  20. Man dead in 'firearms investigation' involving Toronto policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Toronto Star

    The province's Special Investigations Unit says a man is dead following a "firearms investigation" involving Toronto police near Weston Rd. and Starview Ln. The province's Special Investigations Unit says a man is dead following a “firearms investigation” involving Toronto police near Weston Rd. and Starview Ln. The incident occurred early Friday morning when Toronto police were on scene for an “incident” at a rail corridor on Starview Ln., said SIU spokesman Jason Gennaro.

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