North York Newswire (Page 9)

North York Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for North York (Toronto, ON). (Page 9)

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  1. Toronto Police Identify Man Killed In West End ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The shooting incident took place shortly before 5.a.m. on Monday morning when several shots were fired at a vehicle stopped at a red light on Finch Avenue West just west of Highway 27. At least ten shots are said to have been fired and both occupants of the car, a male and a female sustained gunshot wounds in the attack. The male victim was taken by a female driver to the old Humber River Hospital location at Finch Avenue and Keele Street, however the facility which is now an urgent care centre was not open at the time.

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  2. Man gunned down at red light 'targeted' by at least 10 bulletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... Darling. Darling and a female friend were heading along Finch Ave. W., near Hwy. 27, around 4:20 a.m. to his North York home "from a personal event" when a dark-coloured, four-door SUV caught up to their car. "From our understanding, the victim's ...

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  3. Evil Dead - the Musical Returning to Toronto in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Winner of the 2007 Dora Audience Choice Award for Toronto's favorite show, Evil Dead - The Musical will once again unleash mayhem in Toronto starting February 12, 2016 for an exclusive 16-day run at Randolph Theatre . Tickets go on sale at noon today via Ticketfly.com .

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  4. Safety concerns over crane holding up completion of L TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    A little rust-coloured derrick crane is being blamed for delaying completion of the distinctive L Tower condo building downtown. Citing its poor design, the union of crane operators in Ontario calls the lifting machine at the top of the Daniel Libeskind-designed skyscraper a “monstrosity” akin to “an incomplete Lego set put together by an 8-year-old.” The derrick in question is not the much larger tower crane that runs along the eastern wall of the building, but one intended to be used to install the building maintenance unit, a permanent platform that will eventually rest on the tower's roof.

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  5. Toronto woman assaulted after her scarf is mistaken for hijabRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | 680News

    A Toronto woman's efforts to stay warm ended up giving her a chilling glimpse into Islamophobia after she was assaulted by a man who mistook her scarf for a hijab. Kayla Gerber, a 24-year-old actress, had just left a rehearsal near Bloor and Bathurst streets on Monday when a man approached her as she walked.

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  6. Gardiner Expressway, GO Transit train service disrupted this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | CBC News

    The Dunn Avenue and Dowling Avenue bridges, which were built in 1911, are set to be demolished this weekend. There will be a major disruption on the Gardiner Expressway and GO Transit's Lakeshore West line this weekend as two west-end bridges spanning the rails are knocked down.

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  7. Labour unrest rally cries heard throughout North BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Baytoday.ca

    There were loud shouts on Main Street in front of MPP Vic Fedeli's office Friday morning at the Save Our Community Rally, which was also broadcast live at Queen's Park in Toronto. "Fair people, fair say!" and "We want contracts!" and "Save North Bay!" echoed down the block with North Bay Police blockading the road.

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  8. 'We're with you,' Ontario premier tells Muslims following anti-Muslim attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | CBC News

    Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says meeting a Toronto woman who was allegedly beaten by two males who called her a terrorist has made the issue a "very personal" one for her. Reacting to a series of anti-Muslim incidents in Ontario since the extremist attacks in Paris last week, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says this is a moment to reach out to the Muslim community and other marginalized groups "to let them know that we're with them."

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  9. Car on fire after Bathurst and Sheppard rolloverRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | 680News

    Toronto police are investigating after a car rolled over on Bathurst south of Sheppard on Nov. 20, 2015. CITYNEWS/Ken Townsend.

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  10. The slow fade of neon signage in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | BlogTO

    It's difficult to picture today, but there was a time when Toronto when was a town lit up by neon, little glass tubes that would cast street corners, storefronts, and concerts venues in a saturated electric glow. Back in the 1970s , a walk along Yonge Street was an assault on the senses, where seemingly every business announced itself in an aggressive glow.

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  11. Police seek father of murdered Scarborough teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    When Simone “Shanni” Reid told her mom she wanted to become a police officer, Karlene Palmer couldn't help but fear for her youngest child, aware of the dangers of the job. But her daughter was fresh out of high school at Toronto's William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute, enrolled in Police Foundations at Centennial College, and determined.

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  12. There was no excuse for Santokh Bola's ordeal: DiMannoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    One snap of the lash for each of the 11 blows - punches, kicks, knee strikes - that rained downed furiously on 21-year-old Santokh Bola, and so clearly captured in citizen video shot through a window overlooking the scene. A young man with physical and mental disabilities, though the officers would have no way of knowing that when they violently took down Bola on Nov. 1 after he stepped out of his vehicle in the parking lot behind the family's Islington Ave. store.

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  13. Ontario man killed fighting ISIL to get Highway of Heroes-style...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | National Post

    John Gallagher, 32, who grew up in Southwestern Ontario and died fighting alongside Kurdish forces against ISIL in Syria, will get a hero's welcome home Friday when his body is returned from the Middle East. a Gallagher's body is being flown to Toronto from Jordan on Friday a Procession begins at noon at 162 Wicksteed Ave., Toronto .

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  14. Pedestrian killed in Scarborough, Toronto police on sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | CBC News

    A man has been killed after a collision with a vehicle in Scarborough while he was walking on Markham Road near Eglinton Avenue Wednesday afternoon. The driver stayed at the scene and Toronto traffic services are now investigating.

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  15. Finding a safe place to call home in Toronto after fleeing HungaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Laszlo Sarkozi lives in a two-bedroom apartment with three siblings and his parents. Laszlo Sarkozi lives in a two-bedroom apartment with three siblings and his parents.

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  16. Toronto man 'traumatized' by violent arrest sues policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | CBC News

    A Toronto-area man is seeking $5 million in damages from police after being beaten during a mistaken arrest that was caught on camera. Santokh Bola, 21, of Woodbridge, Ont.

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  17. What's the oldest street in Toronto?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | BlogTO

    Determining what the oldest street is in Toronto is no easy task. The problem, of course, is that settlements tend to grow organically before any major planning is done. 1 comment

  18. Toronto man sues police for $5M after violent arrest caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | CBC News

    A Toronto man is seeking $5 million in damages from police after being beaten during a mistaken arrest that was caught on camera. Santokh Bola, 21, was arrested after getting out of his vehicle in an Islington Avenue parking lot near his grandfather's store in Toronto's Rexdale area, in the city's northwest, around 7:45 a.m. on Nov. 1. Santokh Bola's legal team said the 21-year-old suffered this black eye following a wrongful arrest by Toronto police officers.

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  19. Muslim woman attacked in Toronto, told to 'go back to your country': policeRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Canadian Content

    Muslim woman attacked in Toronto, told to 'go back to your country': police TORONTO - Police are searching for at least two suspects in connection with a hate crime investigation after a Muslim woman was allegedly attacked and robbed while picking up her children from a Toronto school on Monday. The incident occurred at around 3 p.m. near the Grenoble Public School in the Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East area, police said.

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  20. Toronto District School Board to begin director search - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... area. Jim Grieve : Current head of the Retired Teachers of Ontario, Grieve was a superintendent with the former North York board who later became director of the Ottawa public board and the Peel District School Board. He was named assistant deputy ...

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