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  1. Weekend road closures around the GTARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CFRB

    Weekend events and maintenance causing road closures in Toronto. Two special events in Toronto this weekend - Buskerfest and the Toronto Tamil Festival - will involve main road closures.

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  2. Road closures in Toronto: August 29-30 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Road closures in Toronto for the weekend of August 29 and 30 rounds up the key transportation shut-downs affecting the city, including street and TTC closures. Yonge: Richmond-College and Dundas Square St., Walton, Gould, Edward and Elm.

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  3. Elderly man in critical condition after Toronto apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2011 | GlobalNews

    An elderly man is in hospital with critical injuries following an apartment fire in Toronto's east-end Friday morning. The fire started just before 6 a.m. inside a unit at 444 Lumsden Ave. near Danforth Ave. and Main St. in East York.

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  4. SkyGreece Airlines 'temporarily' halting operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    SkyGreece, the fledgling airline offering flights between Europe and North America, is temporarily ceasing operations, Toronto's Pearson airport said in tweet on Thursday evening. "SkyGreece has announced it is temporarily ceasing operations.

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  5. Man taken to hospital after 'serious assault' in Scarborough, police sayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | 680News

    A man in his mid-30s was taken to hospital with head injuries after an assault in Scarborough Thursday evening.

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  6. Canadian JDL Protesting Billionaire Barry Sherman's Fundraising for LiberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    About 30 protesters from the Jewish Defense League on Wednesday evening stood at a picket line holding Israeli and Canadian flags outside billionaire Bernard Sherman's north Toronto home during his cocktail fundraiser for the Liberal party, The National Post reported. Sherman, 73, is Chairman and CEO of Apotex Inc., whose net worth is estimated at $ 3.7 billion, and was ranked 7th wealthiest Canadian and 363rd richest in the world by Forbes.

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  7. SkyGreece passengers stranded as airline cancels flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    The flight board at Toronto's Pearson International Airport shows a cancelled SkyGreece flight on Wednesday, August 26, 2015. SkyGreece Airlines flights to and from Toronto on Wednesday and Thursday were cancelled "due to operational reasons," a week after a flight out of Pearson Airport was delayed for four days.

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  8. The top weekend events in Toronto: August 28-30 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Weekend events in Toronto will let you soak up the last few weeks of summer. Adelaide Hall is hosting a free art and music event, awards are being given out to food trucks, and Camp Wavelength will have the island filled with musicians and campers aplenty.

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  9. Media Advisory & Photo Ops: 16th Annual Toronto International...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy , in partnership with the Downtown Yonge BIA and presented by Scotiabank, kicked off today at noon throughout Toronto's Downtown Yonge Neighbourhood for four wild days of all-ages fun -- rain or shine through to Sunday, August 30! The 16th annual Toronto BuskerFest showcases a stellar array of over 170 of the best street performers from around the globe: comedians, contortionists, magicians, musicians, daredevils, acrobats, clowns, fire jugglers and more! Toronto BuskerFest is North America's largest festival of its kind and the largest epilepsy awareness event in the world -- it is the signature fundraising event of Epilepsy Toronto.

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  10. Small-scale still sues LCBO for 'unconstitutional' markupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    A Toronto craft distillery known for its unaged whiskey and organic beet spirits is suing the LCBO, claiming the public alcohol monopoly's markup on each bottle of booze sold is “unconstitutional.” While the tax on beer and wine is set out in the Alcohol and Gaming Act, Charles Benoit, a co-founder of the Toronto Distillery Company, says the LCBO unilaterally imposes a tax of 45.9 per cent on every bottle he sells at his distillery without any basis in law.

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  11. Barber wins gold in men's pole vault at 2015 IAAF World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    According to Paul Gains of CBC Sports on Monday, Shawnacy Barber of Toronto, Ontario won the gold medal in the men's pole vault at the 2015 International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships in Athletics in Beijing, China. Barber became the first Canadian to win a gold medal at the Championships and first Canadian athlete to win a gold medal at the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships in Athletics since Perdita Felicien of Pickering, Ontario won the gold medal in the women's hurdles at the 2003 World Championship in Paris.

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  12. Patrick Ballantyne Releases 8th Single in "Hit-A-Month" SeriesRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR.com

    "What's a Girl to Do?" was recorded live off the floor with the folk/blues/soul duo The Oh Chays at Mark Planke's Sharktank Productions in Windsor. It is a harmony-filled upbeat heartbreak ballad that tells a story of betrayal and revenge at the end of a relationship.

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  13. Paul Martin showcases Liberals' economic credentials in the teeth of Conservative attack adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Canada.com

    ... rmer Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin as they get back on the bus after a campaign stop at InspecTech in the Scarborough area in Toronto, Ont. on Tuesday August 25, 2015.

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  14. Canadian Officer Found Guilty for Mass Arrests During G20 CrackdownRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Common Dreams

    Police in riot gear face down protesters during the 2010 G20 summit in Toronto, Ontario. The Toronto police officer who orchestrated the mass arrest of over 1,000 peaceful demonstrators and bystanders during the 2010 G20 summit was found guilty on Tuesday of discreditable conduct and unnecessary exercise of authority.

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  15. U.S. Ashley Madison lawsuits hide behind 'John Doe' pseudonymRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Toronto Star

    An office tower near Yonge St. and Eglinton Ave. in Toronto where Avid Life Media, the parent company of hacked adultery website Ashley Madison, has office space. The Canadian-based adultery website AshleyMadison.com faces a U.S. backlash - led by the always-litigious “John Doe” - over a data breach that exposed more than 37 million users.

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  16. Were the Pan Am Games worth it? And is Toronto Olympic-ready?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Globe and Mail

    The Toronto sign, at a cost of just under $100,000, became one of the enduring images of the city's Pan Am Games. The Toronto sign, at a cost of just under $100,000, became one of the enduring images of the city's Pan Am Games.

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  17. Police BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Beach Metro Community News

    Jason Lafferty, 42, is wanted for possession of heroin and cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, and possession of proceeds of crime and property of crime. He's described as 5'9", about 175 lbs with brown hair and blue eyes.

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  18. Patrick Ballantyne Releases 8th Single in 'Hit-A-Month'SeriesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | PR Log

    If Miranda and Blake were produced by Brian Wilson, it would sound a lot like Patrick Ballantyne's latest single "What's a Girl to Do?" s a Girl To Do" Where : Available on iTunes and The Northwood Records Store [Ontario, Canada] If Miranda and Blake were produced by Brian Wilson, the final product may sound like the latest single from Patrick Ballantyne's Hit a Month Series. "What's a Girl to Do?" was recorded live off the floor with the folk/blues/soul duo The Oh Chays at Mark Planke's Sharktank Productions in Windsor.

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  19. Another sex charge for Ajax - exorcism' pastor Wayne Marlon JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | DurhamRegion.com

    Toronto police said that between May 2011 and May 2013, a church pastor offered spiritual guidance to a woman, including performing exorcisms. During the sessions a man sexually assaulted the victim and convinced her to give him money and property, police said.

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  20. Toronto police say deposit for house stolen at restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | CBC News

    Toronto police are asking the public's assistance in finding two men wanted in connection with a major theft in North York. Police say that early in the afternoon of August 6th a family went to a currency exchange business, in the Yonge Street and Steeles Avenue area, and withdrew a large sum of money they intended to use to buy a home.

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