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  1. Body of missing York University student Zabia Afzal found after month-long searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | The Toronto Star

    A month-long search for a missing 30-year-old York University graduate student has ended after her body was found in the Niagara region. Zabia Afzal was last seen on the morning of May 10, in the area of Highway 400 and Major Mackenzie Dr. Investigators later received information that she was spotted later that morning at Ashbridge's Bay in Toronto.

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  2. Rising hoops star R.J. Barrett getting Wiggins-level hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | CBC News

    ... Vaughan, Ont., native was the top incoming basketball recruit from the high school class of 2013, had been nicknamed "Maple Jordan" and appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated, which compared him to Kansas greats Wilt Chamberlain and Danny ...

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  3. Robert Riley, 76, missing in Vaughan during bus trip found...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | YorkRegion.com

    "Our missing male Robert Riley has returned home safe. Thanks all," police tweeted on June 12 at 10:48 p.m. Earlier that day, police had appealed for the public's help in finding the 76-year-old man after he went missing on a bus trip.

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  4. YRP seeks elderly man who went missing at Hwy. 400 ONroute in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | YorkRegion.com

    At approximately 9:30 a.m., Robert Riley was seen exiting a bus travelling from Huntsville to Niagara Falls that stopped at the southbound ONroute centre on Hwy. 400, just north of Teston Road, in Vaughan.

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  5. Liberal cabinet minister Steven Del Duca loses to PC newcomer in Vaughan-WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The Toronto Star

    The blue wave riding through the GTA suburbs was felt in Vaughan-Woodbridge, as incumbent and Liberal favourite Steven Del Duca appeared likely to be unseated Thursday night. The riding of Vaughan-Woodbrige was new riding after the previous riding of Vaughan was dissolved when the electoral boundaries were redrawn.

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  6. Dufferin in Vaughan reopens after crash bring downs light:Car ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | YorkRegion.com

    A section of Dufferin Street in Vaughan has reopened after more than five hours following a crash, York Regional Police Const. Marina Orlovski said.

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  7. Dine Safe York: Markham supermarket temporarily closed:Public health...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | YorkRegion.com

    Public health inspectors issued a closure order at a Markham supermarket and and handed out tickets for violations under the province's Health Protection and Promotion Act at two other York Region food service providers. T&T Supermarket , 7070 Warden Ave., Markham , received a closure order May 25 for failing to maintain the food premises in a clean and sanitary condition and failing to provide adequate protection against the entrance of insects, vermin, or rodents.

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  8. What's the biggest issue facing Vaughan-Woodbridge? Candidates...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | YorkRegion.com

    Candidates were asked to respond to the following question in 275 words: What do you think is the biggest issue facing your riding and how would you and your party address this issue? Vaughan-Woodbridge is a community growing quickly. Affordable housing and a plan to manage the influx in population are paramount.

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  9. King-Vaughan candidates address riding's biggest issues:We asked the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | YorkRegion.com

    ... I've advocated for road widening across the city, the Kirby GO station, and the much-needed centre-turn lane in the Maple core. With the anticipated arrival of the new Vaughan hospital, westbound access to that facility for emergency services is ...

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  10. Vaughan firefighters heat up calendar for Mackenzie Health...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | YorkRegion.com

    Some of Vaughan's hottest firefighters will grace pages of the 2019 calendar, with all proceeds benefitting the new Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital, now under construction at Jane Street and Major Mackenzie Drive. Justin Sanderson, a Vaughan firefighter who is chair of the organization's benevolent committee, said the calendar is making a re-appearance after five years because Vaughan Fire is planning to make a big pledge to Vaughan's hospital.

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  11. Police identify victim of shooting at Vaughan AirbnbRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | The Toronto Star

    The victim of a Saturday morning shooting at a Vaughan home listed as an Airbnb has been identified as 26-year-old Kevin Prempeh, York Regional police say. Police arrested one man found fleeing from the home on Timber Creek Blvd., near Major MacKenzie Dr. W. and Hwy.

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  12. Man shot dead in Vaughan's Timber Creek and Major Mackenzie...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | YorkRegion.com

    One man is dead, a second is injured and a third is in police custody following a shooting Saturday morning in Vaughan. At approximately 3:35 a.m., York Regional Police responded to a call in the area of Timber Creek Boulevard and Major Mackenzie Drive, said YRP Staff Sgt.

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  13. Vaughan looking to fast track Airbnb rules in wake of weekend shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | 680News

    The City of Vaughan may be looking to fast track new rules surrounding short term rentals in the wake of this weekends fatal shooting at an Airbnb rental. One man was shot to death and a second was taken to hospital with a gunshot wound after neighbours tell CityNews a fight broke out followed by loud bangs around 3:30 a.m. Saturday at a house on Timber Creek Boulevard, near Major MacKenzie Drive and Highway 27. One man was taken into custody for fleeing the scene.

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  14. Family, friends launch search effort for missing 30-year-old York University studentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | GlobalNews

    Family and friends of a 30-year-old Vaughan woman who has been missing since Thursday are concerned for her well-being. York Regional Police said Zabia Afzal was last seen Thursday around 10:40 a.m. in the area of Ashbridges Bay in Toronto.

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  15. Friends, family of missing York University student launch online campaign #FindZabiaaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | CBC News

    Zabia Afzal, 30, has been missing since Thursday, and was last seen near Ashbridges Bay in Toronto's east end. Friends and family of a York University student who has been missing for two days have launched a social media campaign in an attempt to find her.

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  16. York University student goes missing from Ashbridges Bay areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | 680News

    Zabia Afzal, 30, went missing from the Ashbridges Bay area of Toronto on May 10, 2018. HANDOUT/York Regional Police Friends and family of a 30-year-old York University doctoral student are concerned after she went missing from the Ashbridges Bay area on Thursday.

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  17. Fatal shooting in Vaughan claims life of man in his 20sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | GlobalNews

    A man in his 20s is the victim of a fatal shooting in Vaughan near Major Mackenzie Drive and Highway 27 on Saturday, May 12. Highway 27 is closed both directions at Major Mackenzie Dr in Kleinburg for ongoing homicide investigation. Officers are searching this area for possible evidence from the nearby shooting on Timber Creek Blvd. Chopper & K9 on scene.

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  18. Homicide unit investigating after fatal shooting in VaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | 680News

    York Regional Police are on the hunt for a suspect after a fatal shooting in Vaughan in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police responded to a call in the Timber Creek Boulevard and Major MacKenzie Drive area around 3:30 a.m. where one person was killed in a shooting.

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  19. 1 dead, 1 arrested in Kleinburg homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | CBC News

    One person is dead and another person is in custody after a homicide early Saturday in Kleinburg, York Regional Police say. One person is dead and another person is in custody after a homicide early Saturday in Kleinburg, York Regional Police say.

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  20. Province starts Highway 427 expansion projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Journal of Commerce

    The Ontario government has announced the official launch of construction on the Highway 427 expansion project in the city of Vaughan, Ont. The highway will be extended 6.6 kilometres from Highway 7 to Major Mackenzie Drive, and widened to eight lanes from Finch Avenue to Highway 7, said a recent media statement. 1 comment