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Mike Adler: The City
Aug 21, 2014 | Add Comment | Scarborough Mirror

THE CITY: Toronto feeling ‘threatened’ by raccoons

What do you want to do about the masked intruders trying to dump out your green bin? David...

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News | Aug 21, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: On the trail of cotton candy at The Ex

I’m just on my way out the door to head down to The Ex and I’m a man on a mission. It occurred to me that after all these...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | Aug 21, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: Union Pearson Express trains arrive for testing in Toronto

The first Union Pearson (UP) Express trains have arrived in Toronto for testing. Reaching a top speed of 145 kilometres...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Aug 18, 2014
Mike Adler: The City

THE CITY: Time to let the Toronto Zoo make its own decisions

The Toronto Zoo turned 40 on Friday, and the best present Toronto could give it is independence. City councillors proved...

York Guardian
News | Aug 14, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Gearing up for the fall hockey season

With seemingly everybody bemoaning summer slipping away, I prefer to look on the bright side: it means another hockey season...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | Aug 14, 2014
Mike Adler: The City

THE CITY: Election is still Rob Ford’s to lose

Does anyone in Toronto love Olivia Chow or John Tory as much as Irene Borecky and thousands like her love Rob Ford? That...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Aug 11, 2014
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Ford’s poll numbers are the real joke

There’s a point where the bald-faced lie and hubristic boast becomes downright endearing — like a clever caption on a New...

City Centre Mirror
Aug 07, 2014

THE CITY: Running without the advantage of name recognition

Mayoralty candidates – at least some of them – get a lot of attention in Toronto municipal elections, and rightly so: the...

York Guardian | Add Comment
Aug 07, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: This baseball playoff race is good stuff

With the Toronto Blue Jays a legitimate playoff contender, be prepared to hear the phrase “good stuff” after every game. A...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Aug 05, 2014

THE CITY: Bill Blair’s departure: trying to read the tea leaves

Lots of tea leaves got read last week as the Toronto Police Services Board emerged from a back room somewhere at 40 College...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment
Jul 31, 2014

THE CITY: Might some mayoral candidates step aside before Oct. 27?

I don’t often find myself agreeing with my colleague Toronto Sun columnist Sue-Ann Levy—but I have to say that she asked the...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Jul 31, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Column viewership gets a passing grade

I was jogging up Cedarvale Ravine Sunday morning when my buddy Jeremy came zipping by on his bike and yelled, “Hey Jamie, I...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Jul 28, 2014

THE CITY: Confrontation at Ford Fest shocking, ugly

It was shocking. It was ugly. The confrontation between LGBT protesters and a knot of attendees at Friday night’s Ford Fest...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment
Jul 24, 2014

THE CITY: Ford Fest permit proves city’s rules serve politicians

It looks as though the Fords are going to get away with it again. On Friday at Thomson Park in Scarborough, Mayor Rob...

York Guardian | Add Comment
Jul 24, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: TTC deal for tunnel borers nixed

A deal between the TTC and a Chinese company to purchase four tunnel borer machines (TBM) is now off. The deal for the...

York Guardian | Add Comment
Jul 24, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Taking it to the streets of Toronto

The local calendar was packed to the brim last weekend. In addition to the Jays/Texas Rangers series and the Honda Indy,...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Jul 17, 2014

THE CITY: Councillors focus on themselves during marathon meeting

Council’s marathon July meeting stretched out for four days last week. It wouldn’t have gone nearly as long as that, were it...

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