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  1. 2 males flee crash scene at Bloor and DixieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CBC News

    Police say the car burst into flames after leaving the road and hitting a light pole shortly after 3 a.m. Peel Regional Police are looking for two people who fled the scene of an accident on Bloor Street just west of Dixie Road early Thursday. They say a car was eastbound on Bloor when it left the road and hit a light standard shortly after 3 a.m..

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  2. 1 dead in high-speed Mississauga crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CBC News

    A man was killed early Thursday after the car he was driving hit a pole and split in half in Mississauga, on Eglinton Avenue near Tomken Road, Peel Regional Police say. The man, who according to media reports was 46 and driving a newer model BMW, was pronounced dead on the scene.

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  3. Mars mission at Canadian space simulator gives taste of astronaut lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CBC News

    ... in outer space. I'm on the Voyage to Mars at the Challenger Learning Centre at the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto. It's a space simulator that's unique in Canada and part of the legacy of the Challenger disaster in 1986, one of the biggest ...

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  4. Role callRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Stone is the only laureate who still resides in her hometown. Both Robert Houle and Micah Lexier are now based in Toronto, but have deep roots in Manitoba. Houle, an Anishnaabe Saulteaux, spent 12 years in Manitoba residential schools, where he was ...

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  5. Is the NHL trying to play down its draft lottery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Globe and Mail

    A Toronto Maple Leafs fan with a taped "McDavid" jersey reacts during the game against the New York Islanders during their NHL hockey game in Toronto, Monday March 9, 2015. Connor McDavid is the top prospect in the upcoming draft.

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  6. Italian delegation warns of 'copycat' food productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Windsor Star

    ... that originated in Bologna. "We sell Leoncini mortadella from Italy and San Daniele mortadella that's made in Toronto," said Giglio. "To be honest, the San Daniele's packaging makes it look more Italian." What's more, Giglio said he prefers the ...

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  7. Ontario to unveil hydro rebates for low-income householdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBC News

    The provincial government plans to provide a sliding scale of hydro bill rebates depending on household income and family size, CBC's Mike Crawley reports. ) Sources close to the program say there will be a sliding scale of rebates, depending on household income and family size, CBC's Mike Crawley reports. 1 comment

  8. Leslieville locals rally behind chef to save neighbourhood's hidden gemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBC News

    ... financial difficulties. Crothall knows how to cook great food. Back of House opened last year and was quickly voted Toronto's number one hidden gem restaurant. But, being new to business he was not prepared for the demand or the cost. Now, his ...

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  9. Sister cities: Can Toronto and Montreal set aside their sibling rivalry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Globe and Mail

    Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre speaks at a Toronto Region Board of Trade luncheon on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Mr. Coderre says that the two need to work together on solutions to common urban problems.

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  10. Librarians Embroiled in Lawsuit Alleging Sexual HarassmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Library Journal

    ... 2009 LJ Mover & Shaker -named librarians nina de jesus and Lisa Rabey as defendants in a civil lawsuit filed in Toronto, Ontario (de jesus is a Canadian citizen). Murphy is suing the two for $1.25 million in damages-$1 million for general ...

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  11. Tory's hopes for more respectful city hall dashed at executive meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Globe and Mail

    A meeting of Toronto's cabinet-like executive committee erupted into several heated exchanges on Wednesday - including one councillor's accusation that Mayor John Tory had acted "improperly" - despite Mr. Tory's vows for a calmer, more respectful city hall. The executive met Wednesday morning to debate items including a proposal to expand gaming at the Woodbine Racetrack and project management on the Scarborough subway.

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  12. Going hungry: Why millions of Canadians can't afford healthy foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | GlobalNews

    Produce displayed under an awning on Spadina near Grange in downtown Toronto. More than a million Canadian households can't afford healthy food, Statscan says.

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  13. Toronto Catholic board cuts include teacher-librariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Toronto Star

    Toronto's Catholic board will be the first large urban board in the province to eliminate teacher-librarians in all of its elementary schools - a job considered key to fostering literacy skills and students' love of reading - if it goes ahead with a number of staffing cuts in order to balance its budget. “When you make cuts in this area, it does have a direct impact,” said Mario Bernardo, president of the Toronto Elementary Catholic Teachers' union. 1 comment

  14. Brandon Crone exposes his kinks in Nature of the BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Xtra!

    ... is having its world premiere and it's scary to me because it covers such personal stuff." Crone is from north of Toronto, but the play isn't autobiographical. It's personal to him in the sense that it involves some of his kinks and kink-related ...

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  15. Rob Ford set to have cancer surgery in early MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBC News

    Former mayor Rob Ford said he could have cancer surgery in early May if two upcoming scans show a tumour in his abdomen has shrunk. Ford told CBC News on Wednesday that he's scheduled to have surgery on May 7, assuming an upcoming CAT scan and MRI show that his tumours - Ford has a tumour in his abdomen and a smaller one in his back - have shrunk enough for doctors to operate.

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  16. Regulator slams Bell Media after report exec meddled with CTV journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | 680News

    The Bell Media logo is displayed on a building in Toronto in this handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO/Bell Media/Darren Goldstein Canada's broadcasting regulator has issued a sharply worded reminder to Bell Media that it has a statutory duty not to interfere in the work of its CTV journalists, calling a report of meddling "disturbing."

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  17. Undercover cop testifies at Lisi pot trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The London Free Press

    Alexander i 1 2Sandroi 1 2 Lisi - with his lawyer arrives at the court at Old City Hall in Toronto, Ont. on Wednesday March 25, 2015.

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  18. Strikes continue at York, University of TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Toronto Star

    Strikes by teaching assistants and contract professors at Canada's two largest universities have entered their third week as the academic year inches closer to the end. At the University of Toronto, members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees , which represents 6,000 teaching assistants, have ramped up their protest after voting to reject a deal offered by the university over the weekend .

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  19. The Best Musical Instrument Stores in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BlogTO

    The best musical instrument stores in Toronto cover everything from sales of Gibsons and Larivees to electric drum kits and restored Wurlitzers . From sprawling superstores to one-man shops, these stores have excellent reputations, thanks to their inventory, knowledge, service, and willingness to go the extra step to find the right item for the right musician.

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  20. Toronto 2025: The path to dignified densityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBC News

    ... was an expanse of parking lots and emptied-out industrial buildings when he moved here in 1998. With the Greater Toronto Area's population expected to approach seven million people by 2025, what happened in this neighbourhood could be a blueprint ...

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