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David Nickle: THE CITY
Jun 29, 2015 | Add Comment | City Centre Mirror

THE CITY: Metrolinx report puts pressure on mayor, council

There are a couple of ways to look at the new report from Metrolinx that draws attention to the...

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News | Jul 02, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Who says pizza has to be high in calories?

The bad news is that the rain on Saturday forced us to put our backyard barbecue party on hold until later in the summer....

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | Jun 25, 2015
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Speed limit decision best for Tory to leave alone

One might choose to look at the Toronto and East York Community Council’s move to slow down traffic in the city core as a...

City Centre Mirror
News | Jun 25, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Making every day count this summer

The season’s off and running and me right along with it doing my best to try and keep up. Here are a few of the highlights...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | Jun 22, 2015
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Tory’s respect for Toronto lessens impact of rookie mistakes

John Tory is taking part in the raising of the Rainbow Flag today — kicking off Pride Week in a manner both dignified and...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Jun 18, 2015
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Provincial Liberals to learn same lesson on carding that Tory did?

Maybe those holding power in this city and this province want to eventually stamp out the odious practise of carding by...

City Centre Mirror
News | Jun 18, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Two minutes for piling on the pylons

When you head out each day, how far do you get before you run into an orange and black cone? A couple of miles? A mile?...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
Jun 15, 2015

THE CITY: Tory lays traps for Ford in Gardiner Expressway debate

A lot’s been made of that vote last week on the Gardiner – and the way it unveiled such an ugly rift between suburban and...

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Jun 11, 2015

TOinTRANSIT: Empty seats mark launch of UP Express line from Union to Pearson

The Union Pearson (UP) Express officially launched last week to great fanfare, and empty seats. Saturday, June 6 marked...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Rahul Gupta
Jun 11, 2015

THE CITY: Council will have to deal with budget shortfall at some point

Remember the 2015 budget? It’s been a few months now, and there’s been a lot of water under the elevated highway, as it...

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Jun 08, 2015

THE CITY: On carding, it’s the right decision that matters, not the circumstances that lead to it

It’s becoming a truism for the modern age, come straight from the mouths of the code monkeys and their computer programmer...

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Jun 04, 2015

THE CITY: Tory puts stamp on Toronto Board of Health

It’s a wonder nobody thought of it sooner. For years, the Toronto Board of Health has been a prickly ball of...

City Centre Mirror | 1 Comment
Jun 04, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: FAQs about the NHL and NBA championships

Q. The NBA finals featuring the Cleveland Cavaliers taking on the Golden State Warriors starts tonight in Oakland. The NHL...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Jun 01, 2015

THE CITY: A year of sober second thought in Toronto, so far

No one can say for certain until midnight Dec. 31, of course, but the way things are shaping up, 2015 could turn out to be...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
May 28, 2015

THE CITY: The status of symbolism at City Hall

Symbolism counts for a lot in Toronto politics: certainly for more than it should. The Gardiner Expressway, which is...

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May 28, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: How to fit into your summer clothes

So, can you put on your favourite summer attire yet? Or is squeezing in going to be a challenge this year? Be honest now....

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
May 21, 2015

THE CITY: Gardiner Expressway debate must address costs

The debate over the future of the Gardiner Expressway could turn out to be a very interesting discussion about the future of...

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