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  1. NeoTract Announces Data from New Real-World Study Demonstrating Excellent Results for UroLift System Treatment for Enlarged ProstateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Oct 15, 2018--NeoTract, a wholly owned subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated focused on addressing unmet needs in the field of urology, today announced the presentation of new clinical data at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Section of the American Urology Association in Toronto, Ontario, from a study of the company's novel UroLift A System for patients with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia . The real-world study, which enrolled 100 patients at a single center, evaluated the UroLift System treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms in men with BPH.

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  2. Toronto Safe Work Zone pilot brings highway safety concept to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal of Commerce

    The City of Toronto is testing a Smart Work Zone pilot program to determine if it can ease congestion in road construction zones, making them safer for drivers and construction workers. The City of Toronto is testing a similar concept as part of its Smart Work Zone pilot program to determine if it can ease congestion in road construction zones, making them safer for both drivers and construction workers.

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  3. In York Centre council race, two incumbents 'cross swords' - respectfullyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... 22. "Uncomfortable and unfortunate" is how James Pasternak, one of two Toronto city council incumbents in a new North York ward, describes having to run against each other in the new 25-ward system. Maria Augimeri says residents are saying it's "a ...

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  4. City extends Bayview Avenue closure due to 2nd water main breakRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Bayview Avenue is closed in both directions between River Street and Labatt Avenue but is expected to reopen on Tuesday. The city has extended a road closure for a stretch of Bayview Avenue because a broken water main under repair has had another break.

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  5. Teen in life-threatening condition after Wallace Emerson stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Toronto police say they were called to the scene near Lansdowne Avenue and Bloor Street W., shortly before 3:30 p.m. Toronto paramedics say a teenage male is in life-threatening condition following a stabbing in the city's Wallace Emerson neighbourhood Sunday afternoon.

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  6. Flurries in store north of Toronto this week as fall colours take holdRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    Leaves on a tree in Toronto's Beach neighbourhood have turned a brilliant shade of red as fall colours get underway in Toronto. There's no snow in the forecast for Toronto just yet, but it's in store for north of the city on Wednesday night, says a meteorologist.

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  7. After being struck by car, TTC, Animal Services seek to reunite dog with ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Toronto police, TTC employees, and animal services work together to help rescue a dog after he was struck by a vehicle. The search is on for a small pup's owner after the animal was struck by a vehicle and crawled under a TTC bus for refuge.

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  8. Marijuana will be legal in Canada Oct. 17 with just one licensed outlet in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    Mat Beren and his friends used to drive by the vast greenhouses of southern British Columbia and joke about how much weed they could grow there. Years later, it's no joke.

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  9. Man in his 20s suffers serious facial injuries in overnight stabbing in Pelham ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Toronto police are investigating a stabbing that left a man in his 20s in serious but non-life-threatening condition early Sunday. A man was rushed to a trauma centre with serious facial injuries early Sunday after a stabbing in the Toronto neighbourhood of Pelham Park, police say.

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  10. More than 100 pot shops set to open as Canada legalizes weedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The Olympian

    In this Sept. 24, 2018 photo, a pin promoting Crop King Seeds, with the colors and maple-leaf logo of the Canadian flag, is displayed on a package of marijuana seeds for sale at the Warmland Centre, a medical marijuana dispensary in Mill Bay, British Columbia, on Vancouver Island in Canada.

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  11. Female chefs see progress in restaurant industry, but still encounter barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Chef Amanda Cohen says she believes her restaurant has not received any Michelin stars 'first and foremost because I'm a female chef.' "We don't talk about female chefs enough - they aren't promoted enough, they don't win enough awards, they aren't on enough magazine covers, they don't get reviewed," said chef Amanda Cohen, a Canadian who owns a wildly popular vegetarian restaurant in New York City called Dirt Candy . Cohen is keynote speaker at the Forage Food Symposium in Charlottetown this coming week, a food industry conference where one of the panel discussions will be about women in food.

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  12. OTC Markets Group (OTCM) versus T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) Head to Head ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IntersportsWire

    OTC Markets Group and T. Rowe Price Group are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, dividends and risk. T. Rowe Price Group has higher revenue and earnings than OTC Markets Group.

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  13. 'Tarontos Lac': Geographer finds oldest known reference to Toronto on 340-year-old French mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... and new information." British colonel John Simcoe, the first lieutenant governor of Upper Canada, founded the town of York in 1793. Just over 40 years after being founded, York was incorporated as the city of Toronto, reverting back to the former ...

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  14. Photographer's lens shatters stereotypes around Muslim womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... and change how people think of Muslim women and Muslim people as a whole. Alia Youssef teamed up with the New York blog Muslim Girl to flood the web with photos that positively represent Muslim girls and women. The photos show Muslim girls shopping, ...

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  15. Police investigate alleged arson at Toronto hotel housing asylum seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Courier

    A general view of the Radisson Hotel Toronto East in Toronto's North York area is shown on Saturday, October 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young Toronto police are investigating an alleged arson at a hotel temporarily housing asylum seekers amid concerns raised by an immigrant services organization about anti-refugee sentiment circulating online. 1 comment

  16. Toronto election 2018: Ward 9 DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    This ward is roughly bordered by the CP Rail tracks on the west and south, Rogers Road, the CN Rail tracks, Eglinton Avenue West and Dufferin Street on the north side, and Winona Drive, Ossington Avenue, Dundas Street West and Davenport Road on the east side. The new Ward 9 is largely made up of the old Wards 17 and 18 along with the western edge of the old Ward 19. Ana BailA o, who was first elected as Ward 18 councillor in 2010 and re-elected in 2014, is running in the new Ward 9. Ward 17 Councillor Cesar Palacio was originally registered to run under the 47-ward model, but he withdrew his nomination to run in the election after the 25 wards were created.

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  17. Toronto election 2018: Ward 8 Eglinton-LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    The ward is located in central Toronto and its boundaries are the rail line on the west where GO Transit Barrie line trains run, Highway 401 on the north, Yonge Street on the east and Eglinton Avenue West on the south. Ward 8 combines two wards for the 2018 election.

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  18. Why advocates say expropriating unused buildings could help solve Toronto's housing shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    The Ontario Coalition Against Poverty is calling on the city to expropriate several lots on Sherbourne Street, then transform it into affordable housing - potentially putting a small dent, organizers say, in the city-wide supply shortage. On a brisk Thursday afternoon, dozens of housing advocates and community members gathered together on Sherbourne Street in front of a chain link fence.

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  19. Toronto election 2018: Ward 7 Humber River-Black CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    The ward is located on the west side of North York and its rough boundaries are Humber River on the west, Steeles Avenue West on the north, Keele Street on the east, Grandravine Drive, Black Creek, Sheppard Avenue West, Jane Street and Highway 401 on the south. Ward 7 combines two wards for the 2018 election.

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  20. Toronto election 2018: Ward 4 Parkdale-High ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    The ward is located west of Toronto's downtown and its rough boundaries are the Humber River on the west, the CP rail line south of St. Clair Avenue West on the north, the rail lines where GO Transit and UP Express trains operate, Dufferin Street and Lake Shore Boulevard West on the east, and Lake Ontario on the south. Ward 4 combines two wards for the 2018 election.

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