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Jul 28, 2014 | Add Comment | Scarborough Mirror

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...

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News | Jul 24, 2014
David Nickle: THE CITY

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
Transit | 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
Columns | 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 | by Jamie Wayne
News | 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...

York Guardian
News | Jul 17, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Computer and Internet lingo 101 for seniors

While dependency on the Internet is growing by the second, there are still many seniors who have yet to get their first...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
Transit | Jul 17, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: Bombardier strike will not impact immediate rollout of streetcars: TTC

A strike by workers at Bombardier’s Thunder Bay plant will not impact the immediate rollout of new streetcars, says the TTC....

York Guardian
Jul 14, 2014

Former Toronto cop says it’s time to increase fines and add demerit points if caught distracted driving

You are stopped at a red traffic signal when the light turns to green and the car ahead doesn’t move. You wait a few seconds...

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Jul 14, 2014

THE CITY: Mayor Ford’s supporters reminded of why they voted for him

By the unique standards of the mayor’s brand, last week was a pretty good one for him. The day following a short council...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Jul 10, 2014

THE CITY: Dirty deeds in 2014 mayoral campaign?

Is it going to get dirty, this mayoral campaign? That’s what Doug Ford suggested Tuesday, as he told reporters he...

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Jul 10, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: City’s bike lane network grows a little larger

With the addition of Simcoe Street, the City of Toronto’s bike lane network grew a little larger this week. Painted bike...

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Jul 10, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: If you can’t stand the heat...

So, I’d just come back from doing a little grocery shopping at Yes Frills Saturday afternoon and was walking up the sidewalk...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Jul 07, 2014

THE CITY: Ugly old Toronto Council will show its true face on Ombudsman decision

One of the nicer things to come out of Mayor Rob Ford’s spectacular personal and political meltdown has been that Toronto...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Jul 03, 2014

T0inTRANSIT: Metrolinx addresses Chaplin and Eglinton construction concerns

Metrolinx says it’s responding to safety concerns over construction taking place near Chaplin Crescent and Eglinton Avenue...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Rahul Gupta
Jul 03, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Misunderstanding over food court snub

My summer’s not exactly off to the best of starts, I’m afraid. My alleged friend Cheryl just informed me she’s not talking...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Jun 30, 2014

THE CITY: Rob Ford must address his personal record

It’s hard to know what to make of Rob Ford’s return to office. In the speech that he gave in front of a few reporters,...

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Jun 30, 2014

THE CITY: Excluding journalists a poor way for Mayor Ford to apologize to Toronto

As I write this, it looks as though I’ll be greeting Mayor Rob Ford’s return from his paid leave of absence Monday afternoon...

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