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3 arrested, including 2 youths, in connection with fatal Mississauga shooting – Toronto

Peel police have arrested two youths and an adult in connection with the fatal shooting of a Mississauga man in January. The shooting took place just after 5 p.m. on Jan. 3, in the area of Battleford Road and Glen Erin Drive. When emergency crews arrived on scene, they located …

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UP Express stops in Toronto reduced as Metrolinx shakes up GO train service

Transit users in west Toronto are recalibrating their commutes after a raft of changes to provincially-run train routes cut local service on the UP Express. On Monday, provincial transit agency Metrolinx announced 300 new trips on its main train lines in and out of Toronto, a service increase of roughly …

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Food service strike: Air Canada, WestJet refine menus at Toronto Pearson

More than 800 workers responsible for providing food and beverages on flights leaving Toronto Pearson International Airport are on strike. The Gate Gourmet workers, an airline catering and logistics company, went on strike Tuesday after voting 96 per cent to reject a final offer from the company, Teamsters Local Union …

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Man dies after his car collides with large boulder east of Toronto

Descrease article font size Increase article font size A 61-year-old man was killed Saturday when his car went off the road and collided with a large granite boulder in Clarington, Ont. Police in Durham Region say members of the force were called to Regional Road 20, east of Mosport Road, …

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Motorcyclist killed in collision with car in Brampton, Ont. – Toronto

A motorcyclist was rushed to hospital in life-threatening condition, and later died, after being involved in a crash with a car in Brampton, Ont., police said. Authorities say calls reporting the collision came in around 2:48 p.m. Sunday afternoon. First responders dispatched to the scene, at Hurontario Street and Wanless …

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Police investigating after man dead in Toronto shooting – Toronto

Toronto police say a man has died after a shooting on Sunday night. Police said the shooting happened at around 5 p.m. near Lawrence Avenue and Ralph Street, just east of Weston Road. Det. Sgt. Mike Taylor said life-saving measures were performed on the man who was pronounced dead. There …

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Water rescue search continues for missing teen boy at Ashbridges Bay Park – Toronto

Toronto police’s marine unit says a search continues on Monday morning after a teenage boy went missing in the water at Ashbridges Bay Park. Police said they were called to the area at around 6 p.m. Sunday for reports of a missing person in the water. Two people, a teen …

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Crash on Lakeshore Blvd. injures driver, downs light posts: Toronto police – Toronto

A Saturday morning car crash in Toronto sent one person to hospital with minor injuries and downed two light posts, creating a traffic obstruction, police said. Responding officers arrived at the crash site in the area of Lake Shore Boulevard and Jameson Avenue around 6:13 a.m. On scene, they found …

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Two arrested in Toronto tent encampment drug bust – Toronto

Toronto Police Service says two men are facing numerous drug charges after officers executed a search at a tent encampment at Clarence Square Park Friday night. According to police, officers carried out the search warrant in multiple tents located within the park around 8:30 p.m. in connection with a drug …

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Toronto cherry blossom bloom ‘on schedule.’ When to expect them at High Park

Many Torontonians may be wondering when the cherry blossoms in High Park will bloom. The west-end park’s sakura trees, given to the city in 1959 by Japan’s ambassador to Canada, have drawn hundreds of thousands of people to the park every year. Despite the warmest winter ever in the city’s …

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