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  1. 6 years in prison for Mississauga 'Ponzi' scam that bilked Ontarians out of $3.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2018 | Mississauga

    A Mississauga man and woman who ran an investment Ponzi scheme between 2007 and 2011 have been sent to prison for six years after scamming as many as 38 victims from across Ontario out of more than $3.5 million, according to Peel Regional Police. April Vuong, 42, and Hao Quach, 41, were also ordered to pay restitution within the next 10 years.

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  2. Brampton MPP Gurratan Singh hopes to end auto insurance discrimination with new legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Mississauga

    Brampton East MPP Gurratan Singh and Milton MPP Parm Gill have both introduced legislation that promises to end auto insurance postal code discrimination. "Drivers in Peel region and other parts of the Greater Toronto Area pay significantly higher auto insurance rates than others in the same region, for no good reason," said Singh, who is the NDP auto insurance critic, in a news release on Monday, Oct. 15. "In the last year alone, my community of Brampton has seen premiums increase at a rate nearly five times higher than the provincial average, and the average Brampton driver's annual premiums are nearly $1,000 more than the average driver in much of Toronto," Singh added.

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  3. Ontario's cannabis industry faces a cloudy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Mississauga

    Marijuana stocks have fallen sharply this year, bringing them into what investors might consider bargain territory. But it would be unwise to bet on that assumption.

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  4. Doug Ford's challenge: Keeping the 'ordered' voterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Mississauga

    Elections are defined by "swing" voters being wooed by the parties: Soccer moms, hockey dads or even Joe the Plumber . With economic upheavals, there is a segment of the population looking for stability and order.

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  5. Why your vote is a terrible thing to wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Mississauga

    Many voters call this the most dispiriting election in recent memory, for they must choose between uninspiring leaders and undeserving parties with unpersuasive policies. Against that backdrop, it's tempting to write off all the options as equally bad.

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  6. Hazel McCallion endorses PC Leader Doug Ford and Liberal Finance...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | Mississauga

    Former Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion officially endorsed PC Leader Doug Ford for the Ontario general election in June, on the same day she endorsed Mississauga-Lakeshore Liberal incumbent Charles Sousa. In a video posted by Ford Nation on Facebook, McCallion explains her reasons for why she believes Doug Ford is the "right leader" and why she believes the PC party will be beneficial for everyday Ontarians.

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  7. Farina Hassan nominated by the NDP in Mississauga-Erin MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Mississauga

    "Over the past five years I've watched life get harder for people in Erin Mills," Hassan said in a statement. "After decades of switching back and forth between Liberal and Conservative governments, more and more everyday Ontario families are feeling the squeeze.

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  8. Malton residents demand their voices be heard by next...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | Mississauga

    On Thursday, May 10, all four candidates running in the newly formed riding of MississaugaMalton Liberal Amrit Mangat, PC Deepak Anand, NDP Nikki Clarke and independent Caroline Roach fielded questions at an all-candidates meeting at the Malton Community Centre. The tone in the room was that of residents who feel as though their community is often neglected and want change.

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  9. Cap-and-trade in Ontario: Here's where the 4 main parties standRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Mississauga

    Ontario's cap-and-trade program has been a hot topic of discussion since its implementation in 2017. That remains the case as Ontarians prepare to take to the polls to elect their next government on June 7. Here's where each of the province's four main political parties stand on the matter: Incumbent Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Ontario Liberal Party devised and instituted the province's cap-and-trade program in 2017.

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  10. Ontario election campaign to formally begin May 9Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Mississauga

    Most Ontarians likely will not notice a difference in all the political rhetoric coming from party leaders and local candidates who have spent the past several weeks holding rallies, attacking opponents and unveiling platforms, but the writ to formally begin the campaign will be signed tomorrow.

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  11. Ontario PC candidate Mississauga-Lakeshore riding Rudy CuzzettoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Mississauga

    Occupation: Rudy has worked at Ford Motor Company of Canada for the last 31 years, most recently as an auditor. He is a member of Unifor.

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  12. PC Party candidate for Mississauga-Streetsville riding Nina TangriRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Mississauga

    With average home prices in the city north of $600,000, affordable housing is not exclusively a problem for low-income families. What is your party's strategy to address rising housing prices and increase the affordable housing stock? We believe that we need to address housing affordability.

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  13. Tanya Granic Allen wins Ontario PC nomination in Mississauga CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Mississauga

    Former provincial Progressive Conservative leadership candidate Tanya Granic Allen has won the party's nomination in the riding of Mississauga Centre. There was a rumour of a protest planned one hour before the nomination meeting was to start, but no protestors attended.

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  14. 'She insulted our community': Protest in Mississauga targets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Mississauga

    Muslims are banding together this weekend to protest former Progressive Conservative leadership candidate Tanya Granic Allen, who is now running for the party's nomination in the riding of Mississauga Centre ahead of the June 7 election. Allen, who finished fourth in the PC leadership race, has come under fire recently over controversial social media posts about Muslims and gays.

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  15. GTA housing market poised for spring thaw:Downtown Toronto properties ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Mississauga

    "Sizzling" might be overstating the warming property market. But the real estate industry is finally predicting a return to a traditionally brisk spring - the kind of season that was virtually lost last year when, after months of bully bids and frenzied buying, sales soared in March and then stopped almost overnight.

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  16. He got his knee replaced at a Toronto hospital. A few hours later he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Mississauga

    It's been less than four hours since Greg Nemez underwent knee-replacement surgery and the 56-year-old Mississauga man is already on his way home from hospital. This past Monday, he became the fifth patient at Toronto's Women's College Hospital to undergo the outpatient procedure, which normally requires a hospital stay of two or three days.

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  17. MPP apologizes, retracts accusations of false reporting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Mississauga

    Mississauga-Streetsville MPP Bob Delaney has apologized to The Mississauga News after claiming the paper published a false report about comments he made at the end of March stating he was proud of Ontario's debt. "I am sorry I suggested that your published record of my remarks was in any way incorrect.

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  18. NDP vows to 'do better' on child care than free preschool...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Mississauga

    Ontario's NDP would "do better" than the Liberal government's plan to offer free child care for preschoolers starting in 2020, Andrea Horwath says. "I think we can actually do better," the NDP leader told a gathering on Monday, April 3 of more than 2,000 child-care workers employed by the YMCA of Greater Toronto, the province's largest child-care operator.

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  19. 'I would do it again and I would do it proudly,' Mississauga MPP...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | Mississauga

    Longtime Mississauga-Streetsville MPP Bob Delaney became visibly agitated during a budget event Thursday after being pressed by local media on the economic viability of his party's recently released budget. The Liberal MPP met with constituents and local media during a "budget breakfast" at a Streetsville eatery to discuss the document and field questions.

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  20. Federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh's brother may run for MPP:Gurratan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Mississauga

    A stylish criminal defence lawyer from Brampton is gearing up to win an election for the New Democratic Party. Must be Jagmeet Singh, right? Wrong. 1 comment

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