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  1. Tim Hortons protests sweep the nation after minimum-wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    ... accept tips or have paid breaks. Last week, labour groups circulated a statement apparently posted by owners of a Whitby franchise that encouraged workers not to vote Liberal because of the wage increase. Protesters rallied Jan. 10 at several Tim ...

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  2. Workers shouldn't be used as 'pawns' in minimum wage fight: WynneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SooToday

    Ontario's premier is double-doubling down on her criticism of Tim Hortons franchisees who cut worker benefits amid the province's minimum wage hike, saying a couple that own a trio of coffee shops east of Toronto shouldn't use employees as pawns to push back against her government's actions. Kathleen Wynne posted a statement on social media Friday that linked to a report about apparent benefits cuts at certain Tim Hortons locations in Whitby, Ont., and Ajax, Ont. 1 comment

  3. Armed suspect steals van with 13 to 15 dogs insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 680News

    Durham Regional Police are searching for a suspect after a van full of dogs was stolen Friday morning in Whitby.

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  4. Police locate van with at least a dozen dogs inside in Whitby, armed suspect still at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Durham Regional Police have located the van with at least a dozen dogs inside, but are still looking for the armed suspect who stole the van in Whitby. Durham Regional Police are looking for an armed thief who stole a van believed have at least a dozen dogs inside.

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  5. Tim Hortons franchise owners tell workers to blame Wynne for benefit cuts and to 'not vote Liberal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    ... edits video for CBC.ca. Twitter: @sophiaharrisCBC A staff memo written by a couple of Tim Hortons franchise owners in Whitby, Ont., blames cuts to employee benefits on the Ontario government and its minimum wage hike. The notice also suggests ...

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    Wednesday Jan 17 | Prince George Citizen

    ... a Farsi-speaker in treatment for mental illness) or the Muslim man who got beat up by a slur-yelling assailant in a Whitby park bathroom (only to be later deemed unreliable by police and prosecutors). There is something unmistakably perverse about ...

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  7. A phony Islamophobia panic is ruining Canadian politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    ... a Farsi-speaker in treatment for mental illness ) or the Muslim man who got beat up by a slur-yelling assailant in a Whitby park bathroom (only to be later deemed unreliable by police and prosecutors). There is something unmistakably perverse about ...

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  8. Whitby woman's last words expressed love for her killer, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Toronto Star

    ... by murder victim Kristina Bennett were professions of love and devotion for the man who killed her. Details of the Whitby mom's death - and her tumultuous relationship with Matthew Coussons, the man who stabbed her to death in June 2016 - were read ...

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  9. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 14 | North Country Now

    ... it to (Maggie McLaughlin), but then I missed it, so I shot it and it went in - pure excitement," said Wozney, a Whitby, Ontario, native. "It's been so exciting being here, meeting everyone, (and) going to work at practice every day has been great." ...

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  10. Murdered Whitby woman's last words expressed love for her killer, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Guelph Mercury

    The last words uttered by murder victim Kristina Bennett were professions of love and devotion for the man who killed her. Details of the Whitby mom's death - and her tumultuous relationship with Matthew Coussons, the man who stabbed her to death in June 2016 - were read into the court record on Thursday, Jan. 11, when Coussons pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

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  11. Several people injured by unknown irritant during bank robbery in Whitby, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | GlobalNews

    Durham regional police say one suspect is in custody and they're seeking another after several people were injured in a bank robbery in Whitby, Ont.

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  12. Timmie's regulars rise upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Castanet.net

    ... a national tale and public relations disaster. After seeing the letter, Lundquist went into her usual Tim Hortons in Whitby, Ont., to ask whether they made similar cutbacks. She said she decided to stop frequenting it after an employee reluctantly ...

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  13. #NoTimmiesTuesday boycott launched over Tim Hortons franchisee minimum wage responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The London Free Press

    ... a national tale and public relations disaster. After seeing the letter, Lundquist went into her usual Tim Hortons in Whitby, Ont., to ask whether they made similar cutbacks. She said she decided to stop frequenting it after an employee reluctantly ...

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  14. Tim Hortons regulars launch #NoTimmiesTuesday over minimum wage responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | 680News

    ... a national tale and public relations disaster. After seeing the letter, Lundquist went into her usual Tim Hortons in Whitby, Ont., to ask whether they made similar cutbacks. She said she decided to stop frequenting it after an employee reluctantly ...

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  15. Employees at more Tim Hortons franchises say they're losing paid breaks after minimum wage hikeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 4 | CBC News

    ... a CBC News report on similar rollbacks at a Cobourg, Ont. location owned by the company's heirs. An employee at a Whitby, Ont. branch of the fast-food chain says workers found a note posted in the staff bathroom, stating that as of Jan. 1, all six ...

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  16. Premier Wynne to blame for Tim Hortons cutbacks, not franchise owners: small business groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | GlobalNews

    ... are benefit programs or other perks that the employer may have offered in the past." Among them was Niki Lundquist, a Whitby, Ont. labour lawyer who is set to run for the NDP in the June provincial elections. Oh @TimHortons after a decade of ...

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  17. Yukoner Michael Nehass back in custody in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | CBC News

    ... - after he was diagnosed with a form of schizophrenia - at the Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Services in Whitby, Ont. He was initially jailed for assault and later accumulated charges related to violent and property crimes which occurred ...

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  18. Hydro blackout hits 11,000 Whitby customers in extreme coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Toronto Star

    Whitby Hydro says about 11,000 homes and businesses are without electricity in an area bordered by Highway 407 south to Rossland Rd., and east-west from Highway 412 to Garrard Rd.

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  19. Blackout hits 11,000 hydro customers in Whitby, Ont.; restoration time TBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Penticton Herald

    Whitby Hydro says about 11,000 homes and businesses are without electricity in an area bordered by Highway 407 south to Rossland Rd., and east-west from Highway 412 to Garrard Rd.

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  20. Greybrook Realty Partners Invests $4,825,000 in a Low-Rise...Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Greybrook Realty Partners Inc. announced today the successful closing of an equity investment by its managed issuer of $4,825,000 to acquire and oversee the development of a prime parcel of land located in Whitby, Ontario. Together with its developer partner, Fieldgate Homes, the firm will develop the property into a residential community consisting of over 70 freehold townhomes.

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