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After years of delay, Fredericton’s revitalized Officers’ Square officially re-opens – New Brunswick

Hundreds of people gathered in Fredericton’s Officers’ Square on Friday night to watch the official re-opening of the space. The vision for the revitalization survived public outcry over the historic site, the discovery of Acadian and Indigenous artifacts, and changing of ownership from the province to the city. “I hope …

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Youth stabbed near Square One mall after altercation: Peel police – Toronto

Peel Regional Police told Global News Saturday a young person had been sent to hospital with serious, non-life-threatening injuries after an altercation with another young person near Square One mall in Mississauga, Ont., Friday night. Officers responded to calls reporting the incident shortly before 11 p.m. “An altercation between two …

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Peterborough Community Health Centre to open temporarily at Peterborough Square – Peterborough

The newly established Peterborough Community Health Centre will begin with a temporary space in the city’s downtown. On Wednesday during Peterborough County council’s regular meeting, PCHC board chair Johnathan Bennett and interim co-executive director Christine Brander provided an update on the primary care initiative, including revealing that its new temporary home …

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Six youths arrested following stabbing in Square One Mall in Mississauga – Toronto

Six youths were taken into custody, and one person was sent to a Mississauga-area hospital after a stabbing in Square One Mall Friday evening. According to emergency responders, reports of a possible stabbing came in around 5 p.m. Peel police say six people under the age of 18 were allegedly …

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Mayoral event in Nathan Philips Square interrupted by demonstrators – Toronto

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto Mayor Olivia Chow held the annual Mayor’s Skating Party in Nathan Philips Square Sunday, which was interrupted by demonstrators. While addressing the media about the free skating event, Chow was interrupted several times by protestors with megaphones waving Palestinian flags. Several …

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Toronto fire crews respond to Bellevue Square Park encampment up in flames – Toronto

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto police and fire operations say an encampment at Bellevue Square Park went up in flames Saturday morning. The fire was extinguished with no reported injuries, Toronto Fire Capt. Bill Papaconstantinou said. He also said people were already at the scene with extinguishers helping …

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Manitoba leaders to square off in televised election debate Thursday – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The leaders of Manitoba’s three largest political parties will meet Thursday night for a televised debate ahead of the Oct. 3 provincial election. Progressive Conservative Leader Heather Stefanson, NDP Leader Wab Kinew, and Liberal Leader Dougald Lamont will debate the issues at …

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‘I’m back to square one’: Halifax woman loses apartment after refusing to pay illegal deposit

When Kirsten Parnell went to sign a lease for a one-bedroom apartment in Halifax two weeks ago, she thought her gruelling search for a place to live was over. She was wrong.  Before securing the apartment, Parnell was asked to provide a co-signer and pay first and last months’ rent on …

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Vietnam-based Timo Bank raises $20M led by Square Peg, its first outside funding since its 2015 founding, as it aims to acquire a digital banking license (Deepti Sri/Tech in Asia)

Vietnam-based Timo Bank raises M led by Square Peg, its first outside funding since its 2015 founding, as it aims to acquire a digital banking license (Deepti Sri/Tech in Asia)

Deepti Sri / Tech in Asia: Vietnam-based Timo Bank raises $20M led by Square Peg, its first outside funding since its 2015 founding, as it aims to acquire a digital banking license  —  Vietnam-based Timo Bank has raised US$20 million in a fresh financing round led by Square Peg, a …

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