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  1. All-night construction noise forces 'fairly livid' Toronto woman to file complaint with cityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    If you've been noticing it's getting noisier in Toronto, you're not alone - complaints are on the rise and the city says the main reason for that is the sound of construction. Tema Smith lives two doors down from a Starbucks at 900 Eglinton Ave. W. near Bathurst Street that's going through some renovations.

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  2. Yonge and Eglinton in the midst of major condo boomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BlogTO

    At times it seems like all of Toronto is sprouting with condos, but this perception stems from the various hub neighbourhoods where the vast majority of the development is taking place. The Lower Yonge St. corridor certainly fits this bill, as does Yorkville and much of the waterfront .

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  3. Old school Toronto diner is closing this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Toronto is losing a long-standing business this weekend because Jim's Restaurant is shutting down on July 31. The old-school diner at 897 Queen St. East is Leslieville is an east end stalwart that's well-known for affordable food and eggy breakfasts. Current owner George Dafos has been running the place for the past 16 years.

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  4. U of T Lab Retrofit An Historic Investment In Canadian Science And InnovationRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    In what University of Toronto President Meric Gertler called "an historic investment in Canadian science and innovation," the federal and provincial governments are joining with the university to provide almost $190 million to upgrade almost half of U of T's research labs over the next two years. The announcement of the Lab Innovation for Toronto project was made Thursday at U of T's Medical Sciences Building by President Gertler, federal Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains and Science Minister Kirsty Duncan, and provincial Higher Education Minister Deb Matthews.

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  5. Toronto man rescued after spending night stuck under rocks on Scarborough BluffsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    An elderly Toronto man got his foot stuck under rocks at the Scarborough Bluffs yesterday, and was only rescued Thursday morning after a passerby noticed him. Toronto firefighters were called to the scene at 8 a.m. Thursday by a passerby who said that a man was stuck but appeared to be doing well.

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  6. 10 free things to do in Toronto this AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | BlogTO

    Free things to do in Toronto this August include lots of films and street festivals. Streets are taken over by artists and parks are invaded by movie lovers.

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  7. Best Jerk Chicken in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Toronto Star

    Jerk chicken has been a popular dish in Toronto for decades. And although there are plenty of restaurants from all corners of Toronto that make it, there are a select few that make it with love, keeping with the tradition of the old country and delivering a consistent and delicious product for years.

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  8. Roaring Through HITEC 2016 | By Larry MogelonskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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 This is something I find myself saying almost every day now. Senior hotel managers must understand technology or they're dead! And for good reason, technology will save your property if you are smart about it.

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  9. Lolita's Lust closes after 20 years on the DanforthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BlogTO

    Twenty years is a long time for a restaurant to stick around, especially in Toronto. And after spending two decades on the Danforth, Mediterranean eatery Lolita's Lust is throwing in the towel for good.

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  10. TOinTRANSIT: allegations of sexual harassment on TTC subway car made on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | InsideHalton.com

    ... a 39-year-old cyclist. The SIU is looking for witnesses of the incident which took place late night Monday in Scarborough on Kennedy Road, south of Eglinton Avenue. According to the SIU, the cyclist was traveling west on Merrian Road when he ...

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  11. SIU investigating after cyclist hit by police cruiser in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | 680News

    The SIU is investigating after a cyclist was struck on Kennedy Road near Merrian Road on July 26, 2016. CITYNEWS The province's Special Investigations Unit has been called in after a cyclist was struck by a Toronto police cruiser in Scarborough.

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  12. Man shot at Yonge and Finch restaurantRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | 680News

    Toronto police are investigating after a man was shot on Yonge Street south of Finch Avenue on July 26, 2016. CITYNEWS/Bertram Dandy The window of a nearby restaurant, the Owl of Minerva, was full of bullet holes.

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  13. G20 'kettles' cop Fenton appeals convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Toronto Star

    Complainants say Toronto police Supt. Mark Fenton's appeal undermines the senior officer's apology last summer, issued the same day a tribunal hearing officer found him guilty of two counts of unlawful arrest and one count of discreditable conduct under the Police Services Act.

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  14. Suspect in deadly Burnaby hit and run denied bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The judge noted 25-year-old Ali was seeking help in his ongoing drug problem, but couldn't overlook his lengthy criminal record. It's also alleged he was planning on fleeing to Toronto, and that a tablet was found in his vehicle with searches on flights to Europe.

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  15. Police searching for Toronto suspect in attempted murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | 680News

    Police are searching for a man wanted in an attempted murder investigation and are asking for the public's help. The suspect went to a residence in the Main Street and Danforth Avenue area around 4:45 p.m. on Sunday and confronted a 29 year-old-man on his way out of the residence.

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  16. Toronto stores say LRT construction could kill businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | BlogTO

    Parts of Toronto's Eglinton Avenue are already messy thanks to the incoming Crosstown LRT. But as the city gets ready to start building stations, some local businesses are getting worried, especially those between Braemar Avenue to Oriole Parkway.

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  17. Man Wanted For Theft Of $80,000 Worth Of Jewelry In ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | 900 CHML AM

    Police have released a security camera image of a man wanted in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry in Scarborough. According to police, a 75 year old woman was in the dining area of a motel in the Markham Road and Progress Avenue area at around 9.a.m. on Friday, June 17th.

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  18. 2 arrested overnight after separate impaired driving crashes in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The second crash happened just before 1 a.m. involving five vehicles in the area of Eglinton Ave. and the Don Valley Parkway.

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  19. Urban Planner: Mr. Show, Best In Show, and ShowgirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Torontoist

    Torontoist loves that you can go out and see or do something every day or night in our city, often for less per week than what a cable TV package would cost. Urban Planner is your weekly curated guide to what's on in Toronto-things that are local, affordable, and exceptional.

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  20. 2 serious collisions overnight in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CBC News

    A pair of crashes overnight has left several people injured, two people in handcuffs and a mess for cleanup crews to deal with Monday morning in Toronto. The first collision took place on Scarlett Road at Lawrence Avenue at around 12 a.m. A T-bone crash involving two cars left bits of plastic and glass littered in the middle of the intersection.

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